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Sharapova comeback continues in Stuttgart

Maria Sharapova continued her controversial return to competitive tennis with a 7-5 6-1 victory over fellow Russian Ekaterina Makarova to move into the quarter...


Penguins shut out Capitals in Game 7, advance to East final

Pittsburgh has won three of those four. Rust has eight goals and one assist in 12 career playoff elimination games. National Hockey League teams are not re...


Spurs list Kawhi Leonard as questionable for Game 6

After the win, Leonard insisted he would play Thursday. Patty Mills received the ball at the top of the key and looked to pass the ball in to Pau Gasol who...


Pittsburgh restaurant pokes fun at Capitals star Alex Ovechkin

It was far from Capitals hockey, which was on display in victories in Games 5 and 6. The Capitals have yet to announced any specifics on Ovechkin's injury. ...


Aaron Hernandez's fiancee to speak on 'Dr. Phil' show

Phil , revealing that the news of Aaron's suicide had caught her completely off guard. Jenkins-Hernandez said her last conversation with the former New Englan...


Diego Simeone proud of his Atletico Madrid players despite Champions League exit

However, Zinedine Zidane has provided a positive update following Los Blancos knocking Atletico Madrid out of the CL semi-finals 4-2 on aggregate. "We hav...


USF Football Player Arrested For Second Alleged Sexual Assault, Kicked Off Team

The woman said she was in the bathroom at her Hillsborough County home back in March when Jackson asked her to shower with him, the Tampa Bay Times reported. ...


Goins' hit caps comeback as Blue Jays beat Indians

Goins then lined Allen's first pitch into the right-field corner for his third hit of the game. Allen walked just one batter in 10 April outings but has wal...


Jeurys Familia has arterial clot in shoulder; surgery possible

Except, as Lennon admits, Familia had only thrown five pitches on Monday and ten Tuesday and said he wasn't gassed. Conforto homered in the seventh off Sama...


Mustafi says Champions League still in Gunners' sights

It was a very convincing win. Something that we are very much not used to hearing of, there is a possibility that both clubs could finish on the same amount o...


Mohammed Shami recalled for India Champions Trophy campaign

The Champions Trophy will be played between June 1 and June 18 this year at The Oval in London, Sophia Gardens in Cardiff and Edgbaston in Birmingham. "We will ...


Leonard won't play in Game 6 for Spurs

Patty Mills received the ball at the top of the key and looked to pass the ball in to Pau Gasol who had his back to Mills. You are throwing your body on t...


When is the Champions League 2nd leg between Juventus and Monaco?

Higuain, who ended a seven-game run without scoring in the Champions League knockout stages, added: "We have not won anything yet, so we mustn't get carried awa...


Red Sox ace Chris Sale avoids suspension for pitching behind Manny Machado

Baltimore's pitching plans were scrambled after Kevin Gausman was tossed in the second inning Wednesday for hitting Boston's Xander Bogaerts with a curveball....


Arsenal v Southampton: Arsene Wenger reveals what impressed him most about win

Arsenal kept alive their hopes of a top-four Premier League finish as second-half goals from Alexis Sanchez and Olivier Giroud earned victory at Southam...


Chelsea: Moses credits Conte for reviving his career

For me the most important thing now is to win. Blues chiefs normally demand an assistant be either English or have a history with the club. "Next season wil...


Three Illinois football players arrested for alleged armed robbery on campus

Along with fellow IL football players Darta Lee and Zarrian Holcombe , Watkins has an arraignment scheduled for Thursday afternoon. Champaign police Lt. "W...


Adidas sells golf business Taylormade to buyout group KPS

David Abeles, Chief Executive Officer of TaylorMade, said, "This is the beginning of an exciting new era for TaylorMade, and our entire management team is excit...


Wieters With Walk-Off As Nationals Rally Over Orioles, 7

But in true D.C. sports fashion, there was still reason to believe that anything was possible at the end of the night, as the Washington Nationals completed a...


United 'won't comment' on Pogba transfer

The French worldwide rejoined Manchester United last summer after spending four years in Serie A with Juventus. "Of course you want to play, you want to play ...


Brunt promises Chelsea tough test at West Brom

Conte is as demonstrative and emotional on the pitch as he is measured and softly spoken off it, though he did admit that in this match he felt "a little bit m...


Wizards vs. Celtics Game 5

That was a welcomed change for the Celtics , who had relied heavily on star point guard Isaiah Thomas ( who scored 18 on Wednesday) in their first two home...


WR Josh Gordon's reinstatement denied by NFL

Gordon can re-apply again in the fall Pelissero reported. After being reinstated previous year and participating in the preseason, Gordon made a decision to che...


Blow for Palace as Allardyce rules Sakho out

Palace are 16th in the league and four points clear of the relegation zone with two games left. Meanwhile Allardyce insists the "pressure lies on Hull" when t...


India announce Champions Trophy squad; Dhawan returns, Pant misses cut

Several members of the Board Of Control For Cricket In India (BCCI) favoured withdrawing from the tournament in protest but court-appointed administrators, who ...


Maria Sharapova wins first match after return to tennis from doping ban

This was another impressive display from the 30-year-old Russian, who hit four aces, 28 winners and just two double faults, while she converted five of her six ...


Illinois Senate approves abortion safeguards; veto likely

As a candidate, Rauner said in 2014 that he would back efforts to change state law against taxpayer-funded abortion because it "unfairly restricts access base...


Hamilton challenged on several fronts in exciting F1 season

Bottas held off the challenge from championship leader Sebastian Vettel at the Russian Grand Prix a fortnight ago to claim his first victory in the sport and mo...


Arsenal must maintain focus during final games, says Wenger

The win moves the Gunners up to fifth place in the Premier League , just three points behind Manchester City in fourth position and four points behind Liverpoo...


Rangers head into offseason after second-round playoff loss

The Senators eliminated the New York Rangers in six games in the Eastern Conference semifinals, advancing to the third round for the first time since 2007 and t...


ATP MADRID: Andy Murray exits tournament, stunned by Borna Coric

Murray has now failed to reach the quarter-finals in any of his last three Masters series events, as well as suffering a shock fourth round exit at the Australi...


Five questions in the Premier League

A point below Swansea in 18th place, Hull will be relegated along with Sunderland and Middlesbrough if they lose at Crystal Palace on Sunday and Swansea bea...


Fighting Irish announce ACC matchups through 2037

The two schools will also meet in 2037 in South Bend - 20 years from now for those who are mathematically challenged. Heading into the seventh and final regulat...


Browns Already Loaded With 12 Picks For 2018 NFL Draft

On his gratitude to the Browns for selecting him in Round 1 after testing positive for a dilute sample of urine at the NFL Combine: "It was a lot of speculation...


Blackhawks agree to two-year extension with Panik

The 26-year-old Panik set career highs with 22 goals, 22 assists and 44 points in his first full season in Chicago. Panik said he's hoping to be on the Blackh...