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Bobby Ryan lifts Senators past Penguins in OT in Game 1

After finishing both the New York Rangers and Boston Bruins in six games, the Senators stole a road victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins last night to take a 1-0 series lead. Hornqvist hit post to start the power play but from there the Senators did a good job limiting Pittsburghs chances on Anderson. The Senators are well aware they're not supposed to be here. Read More »

Arizona Diamondbacks place AJ Pollock on 10-day disabled list

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A firmer timetable for his return should become available as he continues to progress in his recovery. Jake Lamb grounded out to second and the Pirates won the game, 6-4, in ten innings. David Peralta departed in the eighth inning and A.J. Pollock departed in the 10th inning with an undisclosed injury. Arizona Diamondbacks Sign Somerset Patriots' Pitcher - Somerset Patriots' left-handed pitcher Aaron Laffey has been purchased by the Arizona Diamondbacks. Read More »

Aaron Hernandez Murder Conviction Vacated

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He was convicted this year in the June 2013 killing of Odin Lloyd. Citing a suicide note in which Hernandez told his fiance "you're rich", district attorney Thomas Quinn said the National Football League star may have killed himself to protect his family assets. Read More »

Dele Alli's happy at Tottenham but won't rule out a future move

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Tottenham said an emotional farewell to White Hart Lane on Sunday, with a 2-1 win against Manchester United the ideal send-off for the 118-year stadium before it is demolished it make room for a new arena. "We work so hard as a group and the staff, the manager. look, there's not many better teams to be at around the world at the moment", he said. "Of course, there are going to be rumours over the summer, but I think I'd be very surprised if most of us aren't still here next season". Read More »

Braves bash Blue Jays with 15-hit barrage in 9-5 win

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Kevin Pillar swatted his sixth home run for Toronto, while Devon Travis , continuing to emerge from a terrible start with the bat, rapped out two doubles, giving him six in the past three games. Travis has been a doubles-hitting machine of late, his 14 doubles this season puts him one behind Boston's Mitch Moreland for the Major League Baseball lead. Read More »

Eric Bailly could face extended ban after Europa League dismissal

With Manchester United's active involvement in next season's Champions League exclusively dependent on the outcome in Sweden, Jose's decision will generate questions as for De Gea's long-term future at Old Trafford . So impressive since arriving from Villarreal last summer, the 23-year-old was shown a straight red card for raising his hands during a heated end to the 1-1 draw with Celta. Read More »

Rory McIlroy says tests show no new injury to his back

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Despite his No. 2 world ranking, McIlroy is almost five points behind leader Dustin Johnson, and has not won since the Tour Championship last fall. I've just sort of been managing it since. I feel like I can distinguish what the difference is between the two", he said . Once the fun ended, McIlroy hit the practice range last Friday and Saturday for several hours each day. Read More »

Monaco on the verge of Ligue 1 title with Lille win

Monaco has to lose its next two games by large margins for PSG to stand even a remote chance. A draw against Saint-Etienne on Wednesday will suffice for Monaco to win the title. The other goal came from Julian Draxler. Teen forward Kylian Mbappe showed tremendous pace to surge past defender Franck Beria and then return a pass for Silva to thump home. Read More »

Aaron Hernandez Fiancée Says She Doubts He Killed Himself

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Aaron Hernandez's fiancée Shayanna Jenkins-Hernandez is opening up on his death in an exclusive interview on " Dr. Phil ". Jenkins Hernandez also told Dr. I think he could have been saved. "I felt like we were looking so bright". She pointed out, "I did see that it was addressed to Shay instead of, you know, babe or bae, the way he would refer me as - that was a little odd to me. Read More »

Celtics, Wizards have own crosses to bear heading into Game 7

Several Boston players showed up wearing black for Game 6, but the Celtics weren't able to end the Wizards' season. He sat out Game 6 of the last round against Houston, a 39-point, series-clinching win on Thursday, after injuring the ankle in a Game 5 overtime victory. Read More »

Carroll says Seahawks considering Kaepernick as backup

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The 29-year-old's national anthem protest last season makes him a one-man hot-button issue, but Kaepernick did fare decently in Chip Kelly's offense last season and he obviously had the 49ers neck and neck with the Seahawks in the early part of this decade. Read More »

Cavs to wear Goodyear logo on jerseys next season

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Teams that have signed deals include the Philadelphia 76ers (StubHub), Sacramento Kings (Blue Diamond), Boston Celtics (GE), Brooklyn Nets (Infor) and Utah Jazz (Qualtrics). The logo is 2.5-by-2.5 inches in size. Through the partnership, Goodyear and the Cavs will also support their communities. The team believes the Akron-based manufacturer is a flawless partner, partially because of the shared ties with James, the three-time champ who grew up there and remains committed to his hometown. Read More »

Wait over: Canelo, Triple G eager for September megafight

Canelo Alvarez went into Saturday's (May 6) fight against Julio Cesar Chavez Jr . a favorite, and ended just as the odds suggested. with a complete domination of Chavez by Canelo. Tonight's fight was not a fight-of-the year candidate, but at least there's hope on the horizon: the Middleweight showdown between Canelo Alvarez and Gennady Golokin is a done deal. Read More »

IPL 2017: Rising Pune Supergiants beat Kings XI Punjab by 9 wickets

If KKR bat first, get bowled out for 0 and the Mumbai Indians chase down the target off the first ball of the innings, KKR will still remain ahead of RPS on the NRR. Karn Sharma played a cameo of 19 runs in six balls. RPS have few concerns in terms of their batting as well as bowling . In his second over, Thakur had Shaun Marsh spooning a catch to mid-off, and then tucked Rahul Tewatia up early in the sixth over. Read More »

Browns' Myles Garrett Receives Advice From Hall of Famer Bruce Smith

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Garrett received advice from Pro Football Hall of Fame defensive end Bruce Smith before being selected by the Cleveland Browns, and knows that it's not everyday that one receives guidance from the league's all-time sack leader. "No matter where they put me at or what kind of plays they have me in, I know that they are going to put me in the best position to make plays". The top pick should help a very bad pass rush. Read More »

Yankees put Chapman on DL with rotator cuff inflammation

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The New York Yankees will be without their closer for at least a few weeks. "I saw that too", Girardi said of Chapman shaking his arm. "I was shocked", Girardi said. The Yankees plan to go with Dellin Betances as the team's closer while Chapman is out. He showed a sign of a possible problem on April 26, when he needed 33 pitches to get through the ninth inning at Boston. Read More »

Brunt promises Chelsea tough test at West Brom

I repeat: "it won't be easy". "We all know it's a Premier League football club in everything - the supporters, the stadium, the training ground, the infrastructure is all there - so the most important thing is to finish the season strongly with two more games to go". Read More »

Astros-Yankees game postponed; doubleheader on Sunday

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By the time Derek Jeter takes his rightful place in Monument Park on Sunday night, it's possible he'll have received similar tributes from every living legend in sports and even some from the entertainment and political worlds. They're 6-1 in his last seven road outings and 4-1 in his last five starts overall. Astros: Joe Musgrove (2-3) starts Monday's series opener at Miami. Read More »

Murray stunned but Djokovic makes last 8

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Earning his first break point to start the second set, Lopez put a backhand into the bottom of the net as Djokovic won a 23-shot rally to save it and eventually hold. On the other hand, Djokovic benefitted from his last-eight opponent Kei Nishikori's injury as the Japanese top-ranked player withdrew from the tie yesterday. Read More »

Barcelona facing injury crisis ahead of trip to Las Palmas

Barcelona coach Luis Enrique said on Saturday the match against Las Palmas is very hard but his team will fight until the end to try and win both La Liga and the King's Cup. Expect Lionel Messi, 29, Neymar, 25, and Luis Suarez , 30, to show no mercy when they meet Los Amarillos at Gran Canaria for this match . We wanted to have a good dynamic in the final stretch of the season, we can not lose any games and we are on the right track. Read More »

Manchester United see top-four chances evaporate with Spurs defeat

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Mata returned to action for the first time since March after recovering from a groin injury. When I can play, I try to prove how capable I am and that I can do this job. Among the standouts was Italian full back Matteo Darmian who man-marked Mesut Ozil whenever the German ghosted into United's half, but critics might argue with the negative brief. Read More »

Petr Cech sends warning to Liverpool about Arsenal

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The Tigers slipped into the relegation zone with two games to play following a 2-0 defeat by Sunderland last Saturday. Three points are all that matter at this stage of the campaign but Georginio Wijnaldum has again turned a focus towards Liverpool stepping up their displays on the pitch following disappointing results recently at home to Crystal Palace and Southampton. Read More »

Twins hope to continue road success at Cleveland

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In that fifth inning, the Indians got a scoring chance, as Yan Gomes led off with a single. "We have a good feeling when he's on the mound for us", Molitor said. "Those type of things are funnier when you're ahead", Indians manager Terry Francona said. I don't know that they can expect the same today. Roberto Perez greeted reliever Adam Wilk with a single, and Kipnis followed with his second home run, a three-run shot into the seats in right field, extending the Cleveland lead to 8-0. Read More »

Halep outlasts determined Mladenovic to retain Madrid title

Simona Halep comes back to win on clay and wins her second title in a row in Madrid, her 15th in career and the first of the year. Making the first breakthrough of the match, Halep was unexpectedly the one who broke serve first as Sevastova started to make a huge amount of unforced errors, allowing the Romanian to open up a 3-2 lead. Read More »

Real Madrid book UEFA Champions League final date with Juve

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This time the French global found the net, albeit with a bit of fortune as Navas got a hand to his mishit spot-kick but couldn't keep it out. Navas produced an incredible double save from Yannick Carrasco and Kevin Gameiro to keep Atleti out with Real in the driver's seat, and the Costa Rican also denied Griezmann moments later before a torrential thunderstorm pounded the Calderon in the dying stages. Read More »

Ancelotti revels in 'crazy' Bayern comeback at Leipzig

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Carlo Ancelotti's star-studded Bayern, who were already confirmed as Bundesliga champions for the fifth straight year, were 4-3 down on 90 minutes until David Alaba drilled home a free-kick a minute later. Guido Burgstaller's header midway through the first half left Hamburg desperately searching for an equalizer, but it didn't come until Lasogga scored in injury time . Read More »

Blue Jays place lefty Liriano on 10-day DL with shoulder inflammation

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This is where the Mariners are right now in a rotation that has four of its five intended members on the disabled list. The Mariners will send Chase De Jong (0-2, 6.75) to the hill. Gibbons said the team did not have a confidence problem. Ryan Weber had an abbreviated start in his season debut for Seattle (17-20), throwing only 55 pitches before leaving the game in the midst of an at-bat in the fourth inning with tightness in his right shoulder. Read More »