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How to watch Bruins vs. Maple Leafs Game 5

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The Toronto Maple Leafs are averaging 2.8 goals per game and are scoring on 27.3 percent of their power play opportunities. "You don't sit back, that's for sure". Over the previous nine years of his career with the New York Islanders, the Oakville, Ont., native had seen the second round only once back in 2016. "He should feel good about himself". Read More »

Xabi Alonso Backs Liverpool to Win Both Premier League & Champions League

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They might consider it to their advantage that their three rivals for the two remaining top-four spots all remain in European competition and have distractions they don't. "We have been there before and know how to get results". "I don't want it to be a lovely occasion but we still get battered". In view of City's continued inability to get beyond the last eight in Europe, the consistency and level of performance Klopp has imposed after years of Anfield underachievement is impressive in its ... Read More »

Avalanche up 4-1 going into the third period

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Colorado on Friday night won its first playoff series since 2008 - when Joel Quenneville was coach and Paul Stastny played with Joe Sakic and Milan Hejduk - by defeating the Flames 5-1 in Game 5 at the Scotiabank Saddledome. "We stuck with it". "Obviously we had high expectations for ourselves", Gaudreau said. Minutes after his team had fallen in overtime, Mikael Backlund stood in front of the media in the Calgary Flames locker-room and acknowledged his mistakes. Read More »

Tiger Woods Attributes Masters Win to Practice with Pottruck Golf Simulator

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Aged 43, Woods trails only Jack Nicklaus who won at age 46 in 1986. Talking to the Atlantic, cited by TMZ , Jordan was asked about his close friend and his recent triumph on the course. A Wisconsin man who bet $85,000 on Tiger Woods to win the Masters was handed a check for $1.275 million by bookmaker William Hill. The veteran is expected to next take to the course at the Well Fargo Championship, after deciding to skip the RBC Heritage and Zurich Classic. Read More »

Bernardo Silva donates Man of the Match award to Phil Foden

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City , beaten 1-0 in the first leg, levelled the tie when Sterling struck after four minutes but Spurs roared back with Son Heung-min scoring twice in quick succession. "It was tough again". "We've been on a remarkable run, playing against an incredible team like Tottenham and fighting for the Premier League with the best Liverpool team ever, one of the best teams I've seen in my life". Read More »

UEFA Champions League Semi-finals Revealed

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It means that he will play no part in the semi-finals for the first time since the 2009/10 season, and Italian newspapers Gazzetta dello Sport and La Repubblica report, per The Mirror , that he is less than pleased with that development. Read More »

Damian Lillard & CJ McCollum Hit Daggers In Win Against The Thunder

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All I know is Lillard might take down Westbrook, and in the process, he might make believers out of a lot more National Basketball Association fans. "They started off the game really well, and we expected that". It just rocked Lillard. Paul George's shoulder is bothering him and he's been at 6-of-22 on 3s so far. "A lot of stuff that we could've done better". Read More »

Nadal opens title defence with victory in Monte-Carlo

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On the third break point opportunity for Kohlschreiber, Djokovic inexplicably hit a backhand volley wide to put his opponent 4-2 ahead. Midway through that, Djokovic needed treatment for a couple of minutes on his right thumb. The 31-year-old Serb was odds on to crown a magnificent six-month streak by claiming a record-equalling sixth ATP Finals crown but Zverev stopped him in his tracks, winning 6-4 6-3. Read More »

Red Wings to name Steve Yzerman GM

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The Detroit Red Wings will hold a press conference Friday afternoon and former team captain Steve Yzerman will be at the news conference. TSN first reported Yzerman's hiring as GM. The Red Wings finished 32-40-10 this season, 14th in the Eastern Conference and 24 points behind the Columbus Blue Jackets for the second wild card into the Stanley Cup Playoffs from the Eastern Conference. Read More »

Tom Brady Shouts Out Kyrie Irving After Celtics Star’s Stellar Game 2

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Harden had 32 points, 13 rebounds and 10 assists as the Rockets led from the start to record a straightforward win. He completed the three-point play to make it 97-91 with 8.8 seconds left. IN had four players in double figures, led by Bojan Bojanovic's 23 points on 4-of-8 3-point shooting, but the Pacers once again struggled to put the ball in the basket when it mattered most. Read More »

Manchester United must do better than Ashley Young despite his extension

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I know people have said De Gea has made some mistakes in the last 12 months - but not many like that for Manchester United . Manchester United need to revamp their squad - there is no doubt about that. The stodgy, uninspiring football that had been a hallmark of the problematic Mourinho's reign at the club had been consigned to memory thanks to an inventive, energetic style that resulted in high-scoring wins over Cardiff City, Bournemouth and Arsenal, the last of the trio in the FA Cup. Read More »

New York Rangers lose 1st-round pick via Tampa Bay Lightning loss

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The Penguins don't have a win, Crosby doesn't have a point and if Pittsburgh can't find a way to solve New York's byzantine defensive structure and red-hot goaltender Robin Lehner (7:30 p.m. Forward Nick Bjugstad said his pregnant wife was induced before Game 4 against the Islanders and gave birth the next morning. An epic Game 1 comeback served as the sparkplug. Read More »

Michael Owen states his prediction for Napoli v Arsenal

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However, Unai Emery's men held out for a first clean sheet away from home in the Premier League this season to move ahead of Chelsea on goal difference into fourth. But the Greece star, who is back after serving a ban in Monday night's morale-boosting win at Watford, insists the Gunners have what it takes to cope. Read More »

Kyrie Irving, Marcus Morris lead Celtics’ rally past Pacers in Game 1

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The Celtics outscored IN 26-8 IN the third with a flurry of three-pointers on 9/21 overall shooting, while the Pacers were 2/19. But whatever Celtics head coach Brad Stevens told the team at halftime worked wonders. The Indiana Pacers are allowing 35.7 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 42 rebounds per game. When Terry Rozier bombed in a 27-footer in the final second of the quarter, the Celtics took a 64-53 lead to the fourth period and never looked back. Read More »

Three things we learned from Barca v Man Utd

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Fred again was caught in possession and the ball fell to Messi , who could only produce a weak effort - but it was enough to squirm under the body of an embarrassed De Gea. "We started well in the first 15 minutes and I thought, 'We've got something here, '" Solskjaer said. Messi went close to setting up another goal just before halftime. Read More »

Cardinals Claim They Haven't Decided On No. 1 Pick

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Even though Oakland selected him with the No. 9 pick in the 2018 MLB Draft, the Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback will await his fate later this month to find out if the Cardinals plan on taking him with the #1 overall draft pick and trade Josh Rosen , the QB they took just a year ago. Read More »

Juve and Madrid were 'scared' of Ajax, says Ten Hag

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Ajax goalkeeper Andre Onana collects the ball on the edge of his box, before laying it off to a defender to start a mesmeric chain of one-twos and intricate triangles, all the way up to the Juventus box before Hakim Ziyech's shot is blocked . Read More »

Seahawks 2019 Schedule To Be Announced Wednesday, April 17

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The 62,062-seat stadium in North London also will host an NFC South matchup the following week, when the Tampa Bay Buccaneers will play the rival Carolina Panthers on October 13. PT (8 p.m. ET). 11 a.m. ET: Not a leak, but we do know the Los Angeles Chargers and Kansas City Chiefs will head to Mexico in Week 11, an AFC West matchup that highlights the NFL's global slate that the league just released. Read More »

Sterling brace takes Man City top once more

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To get the latest soccer news, text "SPORTS" to 22840 . Guardiola's record in soccer's grandest club competition is increasingly becoming a stain. "We are in the semi-finals with Ajax! ". Pep Guardiola admits Manchester City's bid for an unprecedented quadruple will be defined by Wednesday's Champions League showdown with Tottenham and their following two Premier League games. Read More »

Florida Prosecutors Say They Will Release Video in Robert Kraft Case

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Barring an order by a judge not to, prosecutors said they would move ahead with releasing the pixelated videos. Prosecutors "as the custodian of the records, can not delay the release of records to allow a person to raise a constitutional challenge to the release of the documents, " the documents filed by Aronberg's office read. Read More »

Russell Wilson Agrees to $140M Deal with Seattle, Now Highest-Paid Player

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Wilson's annual average tops Aaron Rodgers' average annual salary of $33.5 million as part of the $134 million extension he signed a year ago with the Green Bay Packers . "Oh yeah, if that's what I've got to do", Russell said. But like Wilson, Clark and Wagner, he is set to hit free agency after the 2019 season. As easy as it was to advocate for the Seahawks to trade Wilson and build around a cheaper, young quarterback - as they once did, to magnificent effect, with Wilson himself - such a ... Read More »

Ovechkin knocks out Svechnikov as Canes rout Caps

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With Carolina leading 1-0 just over halfway through the first period, Ovechkin and 'Canes rookie forward Andrei Svechnikov were engaging in each other's air space. Ovi hip checks a guy and goes after Dubinsky. It was his first in the playoffs, while Svechnikov had not been in a fight all season. Ovechkin addressed the fight after the game was over, saying "I hope [Svechnikov] is okay". Read More »

Penguins Facing 3-0 Deficit

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Robin Lehner made 25 saves for the Islanders. The Penguins are 27-10 in their last 37 Sunday games. Yet the Islanders certainly look like they belong on the big stage. The Penguins insisted it wasn't time to panic, with coach Mike Sullivan downplaying the idea his team needed to play with desperation. He still opted to tinker with his lines in search of a spark, elevating Dominik Simon to the top line alongside Sidney Crosby and Jake Guentzel and putting Jared McCann - who sat out ... Read More »

Zidane: Madrid could sell a lot of players to make money

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Madrid has won three and lost one since its former player has been in charge. Madrid were dumped out of the Champions League at the Round of 16 stage by Ajax and are now third in La Liga. "The changes will be made known at the end of the season", Zidane said. Zidane strode down the tunnel at half-time and his team emerged with greater goal afterwards, with Benzema finding an equaliser six minutes in. Read More »

Djokovic labors into Monte Carlo 3rd round with scrappy win

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Rafael Nadal is fueled to win his 12th Monte Carlo title. Djokovic is the top seed for the Monte Carlo Masters but, after winning the Australian Open in January, he suffered surprise early exits in Indian Wells and Miami , losing in the third and fourth rounds respectively. Read More »

Duke Basketball: Zion Williamson officially declares for the NBA Draft

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With Williamson officially declaring, Duke will have to prove it can repeat this season's success with a vastly different cast of characters next season. Williamson averaged 22.6 points and 8.9 rebounds per game this year while guiding the Blue Devils to an appearance in the Elite Eight. While Williamson is expected to be taken with the No. Read More »

Patriots add Demaryius Thomas to thin receiving corps

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The Patriots enter the 2019 National Football League season without star tight end Rob Gronkowski - meaning more targets for the wide receivers. During his brief stint in Houston, he caught 23 passes for 275 yards and two touchdowns. "It's going to be a great challenge, but I think I'm ready for it", Brady says in the call. Thomas was arrested February 27 and charged with vehicular assault (a felony), reckless driving and driving without proof of insurance in connection with an accident ... Read More »

Kadri suspended for remainder of 1st round for cross-check on DeBrusk

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The 28-year-old has been suspended four times by the National Hockey League, twice for three games and twice for four games. Matt Grzelcyk of the Boston Bruins is separated from Nazem Kadri of the Toronto Maple Leafs during Game 1 of the Eastern Conference First Round during the 2019 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden. Read More »

Fiji stay alive in Singapore Sevens after Scotland stumble

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South Africa staged an incredible comeback to beat Fiji 20-19 in the cup final and win the HSBC Singapore Sevens leg. Barring any upset in Fiji's cup quarter-final match, they are likely to meet Australia or England in Semi-final. Fiji took a strong lead into the break thanks to tries from Aminiasi Tuimaba, Napolioni Bolaca and Vilimoni Botitu. "South Africa head coach Neil Powell said he was "thrilled" with the fightback which was "reward" for the effort his players put in over the ... Read More »