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Avalanche stay alive, beat Predators 2-1 to force Game 6

Saturday  08:00,   21 april 2018
Associated Press

Sven Andrighetto scored with 1:28 left to give the Colorado Avalanche a 2-1 victory over Nashville Predators 2-1, sending the first-round series back to Denver for Game 6. Gabriel Landeskog tied for the Avs with 4:11 to go.This is the third time the [...]

Beal, Wall each get 28, Wiz top Raps 122-103; series at 2-1

Saturday  06:35,   21 april 2018
Associated Press

Bradley Beal heeded his coach's plea to "do his job" by scoring 21 of his 28 points in the first half, his All-Star backcourt running mate John Wall delivered 28 points and 14 assists, and the Washington Wizards beat the Toronto[...]

Touchdown Bucks! Packers' Rodgers buys into NBA team

Saturday  06:20,   21 april 2018
Associated Press

Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers has joined the ownership group of the NBA's Milwaukee Bucks as a limited partner. The Bucks made the announcement between the first and second quarters of Game 3 of their Eastern Conference playoff[...]

MLS talking points: Sounders still searching for win, Atlanta visits Zlatan, and more

Saturday  06:05,   21 april 2018

The reigning Western Conference champions are the only MLS team without a win, something they will hope to change against Minnesota UnitedToronto FC's slow start is due in part to the team's quest for a CONCACAF Champions League title, a quest that[...]

Jets jump on Wild early, advance to second round

Saturday  05:51,   21 april 2018
Associated Press

The Winnipeg Jets beat the Wild 5-0 on Friday night to win a playoff series for the first time in franchise history. Connor Hellebuyck made 30 saves for his second shutout of the series, and Mark Scheifele added a goal in the third to help the[...]

Pacers erase 17-point deficit to take 2-1 lead over Cavs

Saturday  05:30,   21 april 2018
Associated Press

<p>Bojan Bogdanovic scored 30 points, leading the Indiana Pacers back from a 17-point halftime deficit for a 92-90 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Friday night for a 2-1 lead in their first-round series.</p>Cleveland was 39-0 during[...]

Manfred: Shorter MLB schedule would probably mean lower pay for players

Saturday  05:16,   21 april 2018

Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo made headlines when he suggested he'd sacrifice pay to see the MLB schedule shortened. Commissioner Rob Manfred was candid in his agreement with that potential trade-off."I think that Anthony's comments[...]

Flyers knock off Penguins to stay alive, force Game 6

Saturday  05:15,   21 april 2018
Associated Press

<p>The Philadelphia Flyers beat the Pittsburgh Penguins 4-2 on Friday night to force sixth game in the first-round series.</p>PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Sean Couturier's long shot from the point got past Matt Murray with 1:17 left and the Philadelphia [...]

Ohio State Turns to an Unconventional Source to Replace J.T. Barrett's Leadership

Saturday  04:40,   21 april 2018
Sports Illustrated

J.T. Barrett was the only three-time captain in the storied history of Ohio State, so it was understandable that sports performance coach Mickey Marotti paused for a few moments when he was asked if the Buckeyes have a singular leader who has[...]

Cavaliers players wear matching gray suits ahead of Game 3

Saturday  03:00,   21 april 2018
Larry Brown Sports

The Cleveland Cavaliers got their gameplan together ahead of Game 3 of the playoffs against the Indiana Pacers on Friday. And by that, we mean they coordinated outfits.Multiple Cavs players were seen wearing slick gray suits, gray vests, and gray[...]

Jets' Ehlers surprise scratch for Game 5

Saturday  03:00,   21 april 2018

Winnipeg Jets forward Nikolaj Ehlers will not play in Game 5 against the Minnesota Wild, the team announced.&nbsp;The omission comes after Ehlers was noticeably absent from the pregame warmup. The 22-year-old has two assists in four games, but[...]

NFL Draft prospect Arden Key tells NFL teams he went into rehab last year

Saturday  02:40,   21 april 2018
Larry Brown Sports

Former LSU star Arden Key is going to be among the most interesting stories during next week’s NFL Draft.&nbsp;Primarily, the concern NFL teams have over the pass rusher is off the field. Back in 2016, Key took a leave of absence from the[...]

Curry cleared to take part in modified practice for Warriors

Saturday  02:05,   21 april 2018
Associated Press

Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry has been cleared to take part in modified practices but will be out at least one more week with a left knee injury. The Warriors said Curry was examined by the team's medical staff Friday and is making[...]

Truex Jr. earns pole position at Richmond

Saturday  02:05,   21 april 2018

Martin Truex Jr. got a welcome change of performance on Friday. After his two worst race weekends of the season, Truex rebounded on Friday by winning the pole for Saturday night’s Toyota Owners 400 at Richmond (Va.) Richmond.Truex’s average lap[...]

A Moment of Reckoning for Baseball in Florida

Saturday  01:56,   21 april 2018
The Wall Street Journal.

Major League Baseball came to Florida 25 years ago. It hasn’t gone according to plan. Can baseball survive in the Sunshine State?“That was a pretty big alarm bell,” one former team official[...]