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Highlights from Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Finals: Predators at Penguins

But that has changed a bit in the postseason, with Maatta scoring two goals and dishing out five assists in 23 playoff games. Entering Thursday, Wilson has play...


Guga Kuerten predicts Rafael Nadal can win 15 Roland Garros titles

There is a lot of expectation for this semifinal, and that has certainly been added to by the fact that both men have been extremely impressive in Paris so fa...


Thiem stuns Djokovic, sets date with Nadal in French Open semis

Murray has hinted that while he is always motivated for the Grand Slam tournaments, he had sometimes struggled this year to find the same impetus during the lon...


Yuvraj Singh's vintage magic helps India to beat Pak in Champions Trophy

Kedar Jadhav also dropped the catch of Shadab Khan . "We don't run well enough between wickets", he lamented. We don't understand when to bowl our variations. ...


Birthday girl Ostapenko claims first French Open final spot

Bacsinszky - seeded 30th - won the crucial ninth game to go 5-4 up and then successfully held serve to win the first set. But she did struggle in the quarterfin...


Teenager Ostapenko shocks Wozniacki to reach last four

Despite her remarkable run at the French Open , Ostapenko said that clay isn't where her game excels, and her WTA bio says that her favorites surfaces are gr...


Kimi Raikkonen: Terms of my Ferrari contract none of your business

The Finn also dismissed Lewis Hamilton's comments which echoed rumours of Vettel's status in the team. "We know our rules in the team, we know what the te...


Charges to be withdrawn against man who tossed catfish at hockey game

A man who identifies as a Nashville Predators fan threw a catfish on the ice during Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Finals , causing a stoppage of play . But the ...


Penguins rout Predators 6-0 to take 3-2 Cup lead

PITTSBURGH (AP) - Pekka Rinne's struggles in Pittsburgh have his Nashville Predators on the brink of elimination. The Penguins overwhelmed Rinne again, se...


Dominic Thiem vs Novak Djokovic

The 14-time major victor is yet to drop a set, conceding just six games in the last two rounds as he strives to become the first man to win 10 titles at a singl...


Stanley Cup Finals: Conor Sheary scores on birthday, Phil Kessel adds on

Matt Murray surrendered eight goals himself in Games 3 and 4, with the Predators frequently targeting his glove hand. Nashville's Frederick Gaudreau continued...


Defending French champ Djokovic ousted by Thiem

Novak Djokovic is contemplating a break from tennis in a desperate effort to address his turgid run of form, which continued with defeat to Dominic Thiem at t...


Butler's Chris Holtmann lead candidate in Ohio State search

The 45-year-old Holtmann has remained at Butler for the last three seasons while notably winning a NCAA Tournament game as a result of each go-round. Other ...


Djokovic tumbles in French Open loss

He said: "I think it's better there is one day off". "When a coach says that the player can spend eight hours on court when the temperature is 45 degrees Celsiu...


Catalonia steps up separatist challenge with October 1 vote

Catalonia's regional government plans to set a date for a referendum on a split from Spain, despi. On the other hand, opponents of Catalan independence, inclu...


Golden State Warriors beat Cleveland Cavaliers to go 3-0 up

Thompson is 4-for-11 shooting with 11 rebounds for the series. When James checked out for the final 1:49 of the first, Golden State promptly went on a 10-0 run ...


Sanchez focused on Chile and Confederations Cup, not on his future

Manchester City pose the greatest threat to Bayern's chances but Arsenal would rather sell overseas if they were forced into a situation where Sanchez's exit...


Warriors could lose $22 million by sweeping Cavs, per report

Durant brought the Warriors within 113-111 with a runner with 1:15 remaining. James said this morning. It's no wonder James, who has been his typically domi...


NBA Finals Game 3 ratings up 22 percent from a year ago

Past year the Cavaliers became the first team to win a title after trailing the Finals 3-1 when they beat the Warriors 93-89 in the deciding game. The Warrior...


Rafael Nadal hits out at umpire Carlos Ramos over slow play claim

The defending champion eased into the last-eight stage after beating in-form Albert Ramos-Vinolas 7-6 (5), 6-1, 6-3 in straights sets in his R16 match on Satu...


Durant is one win away from his first NBA title

No team has ever overcome a 3-0 deficit, and it doesn't appear any team is equipped to hang with these Warriors, who may go down as one of the best ever. There ...


Kevin Durant drains ultimate game victor over LeBron James, helps seal win

The Cavs went the final 3:09 without scoring, and now the reigning champs are facing elimination. Kevin Durant, the difference in the 2017 Finals, led the ...


LeBron James: Warriors' 'firepower' probably most I've seen

Durant pointed out that the Warriors job is "not done". If Cleveland wins Game 4 at home, then it'll be a 3-1 lead for the Warriors . "I'm hoping as the se...


Andy Murray faces Stan Wawrinka in French Open semifinals

Andy Murray , bidding to be the first British men's champion in 82 years, faces 2015 victor Stan Wawrinka . The Swiss third seed, who won the title in 2015, ...


Wilson could return for Predators in Game 5 of Cup Final

Crosby came out with plenty of energy and got the Penguins on the scoreboard late in the first, converting on a breakaway to even the score at 1 after banking t...


Chelsea marksman revealed he's not in Conte's plan next season

Speaking to reporters after Spain's 2-2 draw with Colombia on Wednesday night, Costa said: "I'm a Chelsea player, but they do not want me there". Costa, who b...


LeBron not faulting Warriors for building super team

The Warriors won 118-113. It's a miss-or-make league. Irving bounced back from a rough Game 2 with 38 points, including a couple of dazzling layups where ...


Durant heroics power Warriors over Cavs

They had won each of their first four games in which that occurred. "We made runs, we cut it to four at one point, and then, they went on a quick 9-0 run or 12-...


NBA Finals Game 3 preview

Having already shoved aside the Showtime Lakers, Stephen Curry the Golden State Warriors are trying to move past one of hockey's powerhouses. And with a vic...


Penguins rout Predators to take 3-2 Stanley Cup lead

Credited with a secondary assist on Phil Kessel's goal and responsible for the Penguins' sixth tally, the veteran defenseman finished with his first multi-poi...


Penguins regroup, Predators look for road magic in Game 5

Thursday night was a big night for the Nashville Predators as they take on the Penguins in Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Final. Nonetheless, when the Penguins...


Predators on brink as Rinne struggles again in Pittsburgh

His skating wasn't so bad in Game 5. PITTSBURGH (AP ) - Pekka Rinne's struggles in Pittsburgh have his Nashville Predators on the brink of elimination. "...


Cavaliers weigh moving Shumpert into starting lineup

Smith has attempted only six shots from the field in just more than 42 minutes of court time through the first two games of the Finals, making one of them. Defi...


Raikkonen seethes as Vettel wins Monaco GP

Raikkonen started from pole position for the first time in nine years, with Vettel joining him on the front row. "It's very clear Ferrari have chosen t...


Jones to lead Lions against Crusaders

The Red Army might learn a thing or two on how to produce talented rugby players with a visit to the Barrett family farm, or their former high school Francis Do...