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  1. Matt Beleskey wins Game 5 OT thriller for Ducks after Blackhawks' rally
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    Matt Beleskey wins Game 5 OT thriller for Ducks after Blackhawks' rally

  2. Matt Beleskey goes from hidden gem to playoff hero
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    Matt Beleskey goes from hidden gem to playoff hero

  3. Ducks strike quickly; score two goals in 32 seconds against Chicago (Video)
    Josh Cooper

    Ducks strike quickly; score two goals in 32 seconds against Chicago (Video)

  4. Kelowna's stars show up at Memorial Cup and Leon Draisaitl shines the brightest
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    Kelowna's stars show up at Memorial Cup and Leon Draisaitl shines the brightest

  5. Did you know? Doubles legend Daniel Nestor had a French Open record that stood for 19 years
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    Did you know? Doubles legend Daniel Nestor had a French Open record that stood for 19 years

  6. 10 Degrees: The next baseball revolution is here, and spin is in
    Jeff Passan

    10 Degrees: The next baseball revolution is here, and spin is in

  7. Dan Bylsma’s seemingly inevitable marriage to the Buffalo Sabres
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    Dan Bylsma’s seemingly inevitable marriage to the Buffalo Sabres

  8. NHL Three Stars: Beleskey bails out Ducks to take series lead
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    NHL Three Stars: Beleskey bails out Ducks to take series lead

  9. Jonathan Toews gives Chicago hope in spite of OT loss
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    Jonathan Toews gives Chicago hope in spite of OT loss

  10. Calgary mayor makes good on playoff bet, belts out 'Frozen' song (Video)
    Josh Cooper

    Calgary mayor makes good on playoff bet, belts out 'Frozen' song (Video)

  11. Albert Pujols delivers walk-off win after Angels give Padres tough choice
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    Albert Pujols delivers walk-off win after Angels give Padres tough choice

  12. Warriors can live with Game 4 loss after Stephen Curry survives terrifying fall
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    Warriors can live with Game 4 loss after Stephen Curry survives terrifying fall

  • Australian Bayliss appointed England head coach

    Australian Bayliss appointed England head coach

    By Pritha Sarkar LONDON (Reuters) - England turned to the old enemy in an attempt to restore national pride as Trevor Bayliss became the first Australian to be appointed head coach of the team on Tuesday. With an Ashes series against Australia … More »

    Reuters - 5 minutes ago
  • Factbox - New England head coach Bayliss

    Factbox on Trevor Bayliss, who became the first Australian to be appointed England national coach on Tuesday. Born: Dec. 21, 1962, Goulburn, Australia PLAYING CAREER A middle order batsman, he played 58 first-class matches for New South Wales, … More »

    Reuters - 6 minutes ago
  • Tennis-Kvitova struggles to reach second round in Paris

    (Writes through with quotes) By Julien Pretot PARIS, May 26 (Reuters) - Czech fourth seed Petra Kvitova, not a natural mover on clay, dug deep to reach the French Open second round by labouring to a 6-4 3-6 6-4 win over New Zealand's Marina … More »

    Reuters - 9 minutes ago
  • Ferrer bustles through as Rafa time looms

    Ferrer bustles through as Rafa time looms

    By Martyn Herman PARIS (Reuters) - Roland Garros was abuzz as Rafa Nadal's belated first appearance at this year's French Open loomed but it was less celebrated Spaniard David Ferrer who was first in action on Tuesday, bustling through to the … More »

    Reuters - 12 minutes ago
  • Kelowna's stars show up at Memorial Cup and Leon Draisaitl shines the brightest

    Kelowna's stars show up at Memorial Cup and Leon Draisaitl shines the brightest

    The Edmonton Oilers prospect had three points, including an assist on one of Nick Merkley's two goals, as the Rockets blew out the Rimouski Oceanic 7-3 for their first win of the tournament. … More »

    Yahoo Sports - 23 minutes ago
  • Veteran goalkeeper Karina LeBlanc to retire after women's World Cup

    Veteran goalkeeper Karina LeBlanc to retire after women's World Cup

    Veteran Canadian goalkeeper Karina LeBlanc says she will retire from international soccer after the Women's World Cup. "Hopefully it will be in Vancouver, because we want to be in the final," LeBlanc said Tuesday on "Canada AM." "Vancouver is where … More »

    The Canadian Press - 28 minutes ago
  • Tokyo governor hits out at "ridiculous" 2020 bill

    Tokyo governor hits out at "ridiculous" 2020 bill

    The Tokyo metropolitan government has hit out at the "ridiculous" $400 million (260 million pounds) bill they have been asked to foot for the main stadium at the 2020 Olympics. "It's out of order," Tokyo governor Yoichi Masuzoe was quoted as saying … More »

    Reuters - 35 minutes ago
  • Alonso better off at McLaren - Briatore

    Alonso better off at McLaren - Briatore

    By Alan Baldwin LONDON (Reuters) - Fernando Alonso made the right move in leaving Ferrari for McLaren even if he has yet to score a point this season, according to the man who has steered the Spaniard's Formula One career from the start. Italian … More »

    Reuters - 37 minutes ago
  • Olympics-Tokyo governor hits out at "ridiculous" 2020 bill

    The Tokyo metropolitan government has hit out at the "ridiculous" $400 million bill they have been asked to foot for the main stadium at the 2020 Olympics. "It's out of order," Tokyo governor Yoichi Masuzoe was quoted as saying by Kyodo News on … More »

    Reuters - 40 minutes ago
  • Prince Ali approached by individual offering 'votes'

    Prince Ali approached by individual offering 'votes'

    FIFA presidential candidate Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein's election team informed police after being approached by an individual who said he could deliver 47 votes at Friday's election, they said on Tuesday. The approach was made in April and the … More »

    Reuters - 43 minutes ago
  • Tennis-Fit-again Cilic says winning is the best healer

    U.S. Open champion Marin Cilic says wins are the only real recovery medicine from the shoulder injury that delayed the start of his 2015 season. It's just a matter to put it in the matches," the Croat said on Tuesday after despatching Robin Haase … More »

    Reuters - 45 minutes ago
  • Bournemouth snap up Poland keeper Boruc on a free

    Bournemouth snap up Poland keeper Boruc on a free

    Premier League newcomers Bournemouth have signed Poland goalkeeper Artur Boruc on a free transfer following his release by Southampton, the club said in a statement on Tuesday. Boruc, 35, helped Bournemouth win promotion to the top flight during a … More »

    Reuters - 46 minutes ago
  • Kvitova struggles to reach second round in Paris

    Kvitova struggles to reach second round in Paris

    Czech fourth seed Petra Kvitova dug deep to reach the second round of the French Open as she laboured to a 6-4 3-6 6-4 victory against New Zealand's Marina Erakovic on Tuesday. The double Wimbledon champion looked nothing like the player who … More »

    Reuters - 49 minutes ago
  • Newsmaker - History-maker Bayliss set for Ashes baptism of fire

    Newsmaker - History-maker Bayliss set for Ashes baptism of fire

    By Ian Chadband LONDON (Reuters) - Strong, silent and one of cricket's quiet achievers, Trevor Bayliss may need that stoicism to accompany all his expertise when he becomes the first Australian coach to take charge of England in an Ashes series. … More »

    Reuters - 52 minutes ago
  • Dan Bylsma’s seemingly inevitable marriage to the Buffalo Sabres

    Dan Bylsma’s seemingly inevitable marriage to the Buffalo Sabres

    But let’s be honest here. One of the main reasons this is a match is Terry Pegula, who will meet whatever price Bylsma is asking for if Murray wants him. … More »

    Puck Daddy - 52 minutes ago
  • Germany give Mueller, Kroos a rest after long year

    Germany give Mueller, Kroos a rest after long year

    By Karolos Grohmann BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany's World Cup winners Thomas Mueller and Toni Kroos have been rested for matches against the United States and Gibraltar next month, coach Joachim Loew said on Tuesday. The pair had played a combined … More »

    Reuters - 52 minutes ago
  • History-maker Bayliss set for Ashes baptism of fire

    History-maker Bayliss set for Ashes baptism of fire

    By Ian Chadband LONDON (Reuters) - Strong, silent and one of cricket's quiet achievers, Trevor Bayliss may need that stoicism to accompany all his expertise when he becomes the first Australian coach to take charge of England in an Ashes series. … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 0 minutes ago
  • De Villota crash enquiry ends without further action

    An investigation into a 2012 accident that severely injured Marussia's late Formula One test driver Maria de Villota has ended with no further action to be taken against any parties involved. Britain's Health and Safety Executive said in a … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 11 minutes ago
  • Call for Unity: Olympic powerbroker breaks with Vizer and backs IOC and Thomas Bach

    Call for Unity: Olympic powerbroker breaks with Vizer and backs IOC and Thomas Bach

    A senior Olympic powerbroker distanced himself from Marius Vizer on Tuesday and threw his full support behind IOC President Thomas Bach in the latest backlash against the leader of umbrella body SportAccord. The Kuwaiti sheikh issued a statement … More »

    The Canadian Press - 1 hour 21 minutes ago
  • Tennis-Ferrer bustles through as Rafa time looms

    By Martyn Herman PARIS, May 26 (Reuters) - Roland Garros was abuzz as Rafa Nadal's belated first appearance at this year's French Open loomed but it was less celebrated Spaniard David Ferrer who was first in action on Tuesday, bustling through to … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 24 minutes ago
  • Canadian Vasek Pospisil eliminated from French Open

    PARIS - Vancouver's Vasek Pospisil has been eliminated from the French Open after a first-round loss to Joao Sousa of Portugal. … More »

    The Canadian Press - 1 hour 48 minutes ago
  • Del Bosque taps Sevilla duo for Belarus qualifier

    Del Bosque taps Sevilla duo for Belarus qualifier

    MADRID (Reuters) - Spain coach Vicente del Bosque has called up Sevilla midfielder Aleix Vidal and goalkeeper Sergio Rico for the first time for the holders' Euro 2016 qualifier away to Belarus next month. Vidal, 25, and Rico, 21, join Sevilla team … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 59 minutes ago
  • Basketball-Korean coach under fixing scanner - report

    Police in South Korea are investigating a coach over allegations of possible match-fixing in the country's basketball league (KBL), the Yonhap news agency reported. Police in Seoul said Chun Chang-jin, the current coach of Anyang KGC, allegedly bet … More »

    Reuters - 2 hours 2 minutes ago
  • Warriors can live with Game 4 loss after Stephen Curry survives terrifying fall

    Warriors can live with Game 4 loss after Stephen Curry survives terrifying fall

    Golden State's championship hopes hung in the balance after the NBA's MVP crashed to the court and landed on his head. … More »

    Yahoo Sports - 2 hours 26 minutes ago
  • Key Real players rally behind sacked Ancelotti

    Key Real players rally behind sacked Ancelotti

    Some of Real Madrid's key players have rallied around coach Carlo Ancelotti after the Italian was made the scapegoat for a season without major trophies and sacked on Monday. Top scorer Cristiano Ronaldo had already offered his support for … More »

    Reuters - 2 hours 42 minutes ago
  • Olympic speedskater Denny Morrison plots his comeback after motorcycle accident

    Olympic speedskater Denny Morrison plots his comeback after motorcycle accident

    Denny Morrison came back from a broken left leg to win Olympic speedskating medals. Prior to breaking his right leg and sustaining numerous other injuries in a motorcycle accident May 7 in Calgary, the three-time Olympian was in New Zealand … More »

    The Canadian Press - 2 hours 46 minutes ago
  • Di Matteo leaves Schalke after disappointing season

    Di Matteo leaves Schalke after disappointing season

    Schalke 04 coach Roberto Di Matteo left the club on Tuesday after the Italian said a difference of opinion over plans for next season made it impossible for him to see out the remainder of his contract to 2017. The former Chelsea coach took over … More »

    Reuters - 3 hours ago
  • Flamengo sack coach Luxemburgo after 10 months

    Flamengo sack coach Luxemburgo after 10 months

    Flamengo have sacked coach Vanderlei Luxemburgo after a dismal start to the Brazilian championship, the Rio de Janeiro-based club announced. The former Real Madrid and Brazil coach, who took charge 10 months ago, steered Flamengo clear of … More »

    Reuters - 4 hours ago
  • IOC emerge as clear winners in SportAccord battle

    IOC emerge as clear winners in SportAccord battle

    By Karolos Grohmann BERLIN (Reuters) - The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has emerged as the clear winner in a battle for influence over international sports federations as rival organization SportAccord has been left in tatters. A rare … More »

    Reuters - 4 hours ago
  • Analysis: IOC emerge as clear winners in SportAccord battle

    By Karolos Grohmann BERLIN (Reuters) - The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has emerged as the clear winner in a battle for influence over international sports federations as rival organisation SportAccord has been left in tatters. A rare … More »

    Reuters - 4 hours ago
  • Olympics-IOC emerge as clear winners in SportAccord battle

    By Karolos Grohmann BERLIN, May 26 (Reuters) - The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has emerged as the clear winner in a battle for influence over international sports federations as rival organisation SportAccord has been left in tatters. A … More »

    Reuters - 4 hours ago
  • Pahang-Perspura clash cancelled after visa row

    Pahang's AFC Cup round of 16 clash against Persipura Jayapura was cancelled by the Asian Football Confederation late on Monday after four foreign players from the Malaysian side were denied entry into Indonesia. Pahang blamed the crisis-hit … More »

    Reuters - 5 hours ago
  • Sip slip leaves thirsty Chinese goalie in hot water

    Quenching his thirst while on duty proved costly for Chongqing Lifan goalkeeper Sui Weijie, who has been fined for sipping water as their opponents equalised in a Chinese Super League match, local media reported on Tuesday. Hovering around the … More »

    Reuters - 5 hours ago
  • Spurs ticket sales down after 'circus match' protests

    A Malaysian supporter group's protest against the arrival of English Premier League clubs for lucrative friendly matches appears to have been heard with only 19,000 tickets sold for Tottenham Hotspur's fixture on Wednesday. Spurs arrived in … More »

    Reuters - 5 hours ago
  • Now the hard work begins for promoted Norwich

    Now the hard work begins for promoted Norwich

    By Ken Ferris LONDON (Reuters) - Norwich City may be celebrating promotion back to the Premier League via the playoffs but their ambitious young manager Alex Neil is already thinking about strengthening his squad. … More »

    Reuters - 5 hours ago
  • Mercedes to hold factory inquest after Monaco gaffe

    Mercedes to hold factory inquest after Monaco gaffe

    By Alan Baldwin LONDON (Reuters) - Formula One champions Mercedes will be in full gremlin-hunting mode when they regroup at their factory on Tuesday after committing one of the sport's biggest strategic blunders at the Monaco Grand Prix. Although … More »

    Reuters - 5 hours ago
  • Book your place for another celebration, Mourinho tells fans

    Book your place for another celebration, Mourinho tells fans

    (Reuters) - Thousands of Chelsea fans turning out in west London to celebrate winning the Premier League title on Monday were told to prepare for more success next season by manager Jose Mourinho. Addressing the supporters, Mourinho said: "Thank … More »

    Reuters - 5 hours ago
  • Zimbabwe chief endorses 'safe' tour of Pakistan

    Zimbabwe Cricket (ZC) chairman Wilson Manase has declared Pakistan 'safe' for international cricket after two matches of the five-game tour and urged test-playing nations to revisit their decision to shun the troubled country. Since the 2009 attack … More »

    Reuters - 5 hours ago
  • Drogba may join Lampard and Gerrard in U.S

    Drogba may join Lampard and Gerrard in U.S

    Didier Drogba will not play for another English team when he leaves Chelsea and may follow Frank Lampard and Steven Gerrard by ending his career in the United States. The 37-year-old former Ivory Coast forward played his final game for Chelsea when … More »

    Reuters - 5 hours ago
  • Sharapova and Murray show off title credentials

    Sharapova and Murray show off title credentials

    By Martyn Herman PARIS (Reuters) - Maria Sharapova got back in the groove at her happiest hunting ground while Andy Murray's growing love of clay blossomed as both posted easy first-round wins at the French Open on Monday. Defending champion … More »

    Reuters - 5 hours ago