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Blue Jackets' Calvert to face hearing for hit on Kuhnhackl

Sergei Bobrovsky had an incredible regular season for the Jackets, going 41-17-5, with.931 save-percentage and a 2.07 goals-against average. The Columbus goali...


Despite sweep, Paul George has set his standard

Lawrence pointed out that Paul George is better suited to play with the Boston Celtics where veterans like Isaiah Thomas and Al Horford can keep George in c...


VH1 to Air 'Purple Rain' on First Anniversary of Prince's Death

According to Jackson, the Purple One was wearing "church shoes" when he beat Murphy and his friends on the court. Check out the performance of the song " Pur...


Slaven Bilic could drop goalkeeper Darren Randolph for Everton clash

West Ham held Europa League-chasing Everton to a boring 0-0 Premier League draw on Saturday. West Ham United brought Adrian back to replace Darren Randolph...


Injured Bale expected to miss Champions League semifinals

There were some more serious faces though, including Cristiano Ronaldo, perhaps still brooding at being overshadowed by Lionel Messi in the Clasico - Ronaldo'...


Anthony Joshua bans his mum from attending Wladimir Klitschko Wembley showdown

I haven't fought anyone like him. "Obviously there is a little glitch in his armour - Tyson showed that". It's like you have to go to America to get respected...


Senators survive another OT to advance in NHL playoffs

And no one was hungrier than MacArthur. He played in only four games this year, without recording a point. Ottawa held a 3-0 lead in Game 3 and a 2-0 lead in ...


Ethiopia's champions in Boston to defend marathon titles

It was her first time she's run the Boston Marathon since 1976 and her first marathon since 2011, but she's raced in 39 marathons throughout her lifetime and ha...


Cyclist gears up for world titles

The young Scot is no stranger to disappointment on the world stage, having finished an agonising fourth, after being in the mix for the medals in the points rac...


Bruins' Miller returns after 2-game absence

And Boucher isn't allowing himself to entertain thoughts of the Senators returning to Ottawa with a 3-1 series lead. There is no word yet as to why Subban ha...


Oilers eliminate Sharks with 3-1 win in Game 6

Edmonton took advantage of a San Jose turnover to score again quickly. Inconsistency marred the Sharks as youth and speed from the Oilers ultimately propelled...


Spurs coach Gregg Popovich reportedly left a $5000 dinner tip in Memphis

In the last game (Game 4), Memphis Grizzlies had their winning game with the help of Mike Conley and Marc Gasol. Zach Randolph contributed his 12 points with 11...


Pacers Swept Out Of Playoffs

Irving added 28 points and Williams had 14, and now the Cavaliers have a full week off before they play either the Milwaukee Bucks or Toronto Raptors in the Eas...


Aaron Hernandez friends, family turn out for private funeral

In attendance were his mother and fiancée, some of his defense attorneys, and former players from University of Florida and the New England Patriots. Attorney...


Tigers OF Jones says he's feeling OK after being hit in face

Twins left-hander Adalberto Mejia walked three but struck out six in 2 2/3 innings. Toronto manager John Gibbons said the new 10-day DL was "definitely a fact...


Cavaliers go up 2-0 on Pacers

But the 32-year-old rued the fact he was unable to mix it with festival goers in California, where the likes of Kendrick Lamar and Lady Gaga are among the perfo...


Antonio Conte warns rivals money is no guarantee of success

And all three were instrumental as Antonio Conte's side moved within 12 points of the title with five games remaining. "To do it in England these days is no...


Westbrook clinches triple-double in first half vs. Rockets

Don't try to split us up. We in this together. "We play as a team and that's it". Russell Westbrook also went cold and didn't put up a single point in the thi...


Sky Sports pundit: I would prefer Tottenham midfielder over Kante

Mark Schwarzer did it the other way around with Chelsea and then Leicester last season, but his win with the Foxes doesn't officially count as he didn't qualify...


Massive win for Pakistan

However, he was unable to make the most of it as he was clean bowled by Devendra Bishoo for 54 off 70 balls, which included five boundaries and a six. 116-Test ...


Penguins eliminate Blue Jackets, 4-1

Penguins captain Sidney Crosby made it a two-goal game when he one-timed a pass from center Evgeni Malkin from the bottom of the right faceoff circle into the...


Calderon contributes to Hawks' series-tying win

Wall had a rather pedestrian 22 points, 10 assists and five rebounds. They have home-court advantage. The Hawks and Wizards will play in the other early ga...


Alexis Sanchez closes in on Emmanuel Adebayor's nine-year Arsenal record

Goals from Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil were enough to give the Gunners all three points at the Riverside Stadium, despite Alvaro Negredo having levelled the s...


Some questions and answers about Maria Sharapova's return

Had she stayed, she would have played the victor of Sharapova-Vinci. But she does not have the game the five-slam champion Sharapova once had, and might still p...


Guentzel, Rust lead Penguins' comeback in Columbus

But looking at things closely, a sweep may be expected to be completed in Tuesday night's game four. New York Rangers' Mats Zuccarello, left, chases the puck ...


UNC hero Berry withdraws name from draft

There's no reason to rush leaving school. The North Carolina Tar Heels finally received some good news when Berry decided the pros were not for him yet. His...


Roberta Vinci Disapproves of Maria Sharapova Wildcard

The use of the substance had previously been monitored by Wada and Sharapova had never previously indicated she was using the drug for medical purposes. "In ter...


Cavs' Smith hopes to play in game three

That matchup problem proved to be a turning point of the game. Despite Kyrie's smooth moves and scoring spree, the Cavs came close to blowing this game, per ES...


Leafs star Auston Matthews poised for playoff breakout for on home-ice

Most assumed that the Capitals would run over the young Leafs squad, but it's actually been quite the opposite. Washington is entering the 2017 playoffs with ...


Chelsea face Saints challenge as Spurs eye Palace date

Cesc Fabregas, Diego Costa and Eden Hazard were substitutes in last Saturday's FA Cup semi-final win over Spurs, largely because of the proximity of this fixt...


Rockets take 3-1 lead with win over OKC

That play followed an improbable 4 point play where Steven Adams made a foul shot, missed the second, gathered his own rebound, and kicked it to Westbrook for t...


Buster Posey On Pep Talks, America, And How Unfair Madison Bumgarner Is

Athletic trainer Dave Groeschner sprinted toward the plate and manager Bruce Bochy was right behind. Speaking to the media a day after Taijuan Walker's f...


Seahawks GM downplays chances of Richard Sherman trade

When asked about the report that Richard Sherman requested the trade, GM Schneider suggests that it was a mutual decision but didn't turn down the idea that She...


Everton loses chance going fifth with draw at West Ham

Everton missed the possibility to move into the Premier League top five as they drew against West Ham in an unexciting experience. On offer to West Ham was ...


Opener of Red Sox-Yankees series postponed, makeup July 16

He will be able to pitch during the process. The Orioles and Red Sox play again May 1 (7:10 p.m. ET, ESPN) at Fenway Park. Barnes offered the usual defense af...