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  1. NHL Three Stars: Hudler sends Flames onward; Keith's late heroics advance Hawks
    Josh Cooper

    NHL Three Stars: Hudler sends Flames onward; Keith's late heroics advance Hawks

  2. Daily Dime: Starting Drew Pomeranz and utilizing Coors Field
    Dalton Del Don

    Daily Dime: Starting Drew Pomeranz and utilizing Coors Field

  3. Pitching by the Numbers: Believe in Rays' Archer
    Michael Salfino

    Pitching by the Numbers: Believe in Rays' Archer

  4. Flames come back twice to beat Canucks, move on to face Ducks
    Jen Neale

    Flames come back twice to beat Canucks, move on to face Ducks

  5. Islanders force Game 7 vs. Caps with 3-1 victory
    Sean Leahy

    Islanders force Game 7 vs. Caps with 3-1 victory

  6. Canadian teenager Brooke Henderson looking like an old pro at LPGA event
    Chris Zelkovich

    Canadian teenager Brooke Henderson looking like an old pro at LPGA event

  7. Petr Mrazek shows good side in shutout win over Tampa
    Josh Cooper

    Petr Mrazek shows good side in shutout win over Tampa

  8. What Warriors can take away from opening-round sweep of Pelicans
    Marc J. Spears

    What Warriors can take away from opening-round sweep of Pelicans

  9. Kris Humphries clumsily attempted to ‘clarify’ his Twitter thoughts about Bruce Jenner
    Kelly Dwyer

    Kris Humphries clumsily attempted to ‘clarify’ his Twitter thoughts about Bruce Jenner

  10. Monty Williams: 'I don't want my wife and kids' hearing boos from Pelicans fans
    Marc J. Spears

    Monty Williams: 'I don't want my wife and kids' hearing boos from Pelicans fans

  11. Duncan Keith daggers Predators to clinch first round series
    Josh Cooper

    Duncan Keith daggers Predators to clinch first round series

  12. Dodgers outslug Padres, lose Brandon McCarthy to injury
    Mark Townsend

    Dodgers outslug Padres, lose Brandon McCarthy to injury

  • Athletics-Kipchoge wins London Marathon men's race

    LONDON, April 26 (Reuters) - Former world champion Eliud Kipchoge outran his Kenyan compatriot Wilson Kipsang to win the men's race at the London Marathon on Sunday. Kipchoge recorded a winning time of two hours, four minutes, 42 seconds. Kipsang … More »

    Reuters - 11 minutes ago
  • Tufa's late surge brings London Marathon victory

    Tufa's late surge brings London Marathon victory

    By Tom Hayward LONDON (Reuters) - Ethiopia’s Tigist Tufa was the surprise winner of the women’s London Marathon on Sunday after her powerful late break saw her cruise home 18 seconds clear of Kenyan Mary Keitany. After a tentative race Tufa broke … More »

    Reuters - 20 minutes ago
  • Overlooked Armitage would walk into England side - Botha

    Overlooked Armitage would walk into England side - Botha

    By Justin Palmer LONDON (Reuters) - Steffon Armitage is "world class" and would walk into England's forward pack for the World Cup if they relaxed their policy of not picking overseas-based players, Toulon team mate Bakkies Botha said. Back rower … More »

    Reuters - 23 minutes ago
  • Athletics-Tufa's late surge brings London Marathon victory

    (Adds details) By Tom Hayward LONDON, April 26 (Reuters) - Ethiopia's Tigist Tufa was the surprise winner of the women's London Marathon on Sunday after her powerful late break saw her cruise home 18 seconds clear of Kenyan Mary Keitany. After a … More »

    Reuters - 23 minutes ago
  • Chelsea should be winning more, says former Blue Leboeuf

    Chelsea's procession to the English Premier League title is not enough for former defender Frank Leboeuf, who said Blues fans had deserved more trophies this season from a quality-laden squad. "It's crazy how Chelsea is not winning more than one … More »

    Reuters - 32 minutes ago
  • Westwood makes it an Indonesian hat-trick after playoff

    Briton Lee Westwood made it an Indonesian Masters hat-trick by winning the Asian Tour title on Sunday but only after surviving a playoff with Thai Chapchai Nirat after blowing a five-shot lead. He seemed to find his game again with three birdies in … More »

    Reuters - 33 minutes ago
  • Steady Wu secures landmark China Open victory

    Steady Wu secures landmark China Open victory

    Wu Ashun became the first Chinese golfer to win a European Tour title on home soil by claiming his national open by one shot on Sunday after Englishman David Howell faltered on the last. Wu, 29, twice a winner on the Japan Golf Tour, joined Liang … More »

    Reuters - 33 minutes ago
  • Queiroz to stay on as Iran coach after another U-turn

    Carlos Queiroz has completed another surprise U-turn and agreed to stay on as Iran coach through the 2018 World Cup qualifying campaign just weeks after resigning from the post for the second time. "I had a good session with the football federation … More »

    Reuters - 35 minutes ago
  • Athletics-Ethopia's Tufa wins London Marathon women's race

    LONDON, April 26 (Reuters) - Ethopia's Tigist Tufa won the London Marathon's women's race in a provisional time of two hours, 23 minutes 22 seconds. Kenya's Mary Keitany finished second with Ethopia's Tirfi Tsegaye third. (Editing by Pritha Sarkar) … More »

    Reuters - 37 minutes ago
  • Golf-Steady Wu secures landmark China Open victory

    Wu Ashun became the first Chinese golfer to win a European Tour title on home soil by claiming his national open by one shot on Sunday after Englishman David Howell faltered on the last. Wu, 29, twice a winner on the Japan Golf Tour, joined Liang … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 55 minutes ago
  • Neymar and Messi help 10-man Barca beat Espanyol

    Neymar and Messi help 10-man Barca beat Espanyol

    By Tim Hanlon BARCELONA (Reuters) - Neymar scored the opener to continue his rich vein of form as 10-man Barcelona won a one-sided La Liga derby against Espanyol 2-0 on Saturday while Antoine Griezmann's double helped Atletico Madrid beat Elche … More »

    Reuters - 2 hours 11 minutes ago
  • Golf-European Tour China Open scores

    April 26 (Infostrada Sports) - Scores from the European Tour China Open at the par-72 course on Sunday in Shanghai -9 Wu Ashun (China) 73 66 69 71 -8 David Howell (Britain) 68 72 68 72 -7 Prom Meesawat (Thailand) 72 70 68 71 Emiliano Grillo … More »

    Reuters - 2 hours 18 minutes ago
  • Golf-Westwood makes it an Indonesian hat-trick after playoff

    Briton Lee Westwood made it an Indonesian Masters hat-trick by winning the Asian Tour title on Sunday but only after surviving a playoff with Thai Chapchai Nirat after blowing a five-shot lead. He seemed to find his game again with three birdies in … More »

    Reuters - 3 hours ago
  • Adrian Beltre sent Garrett Richards an invoice for breaking three of his bats

    Adrian Beltre sent Garrett Richards an invoice for breaking three of his bats

    Richards reportedly sent back a signed batting-practice bat in order to 'pay back' his debt. … More »

    Big League Stew - 4 hours ago
  • Klitschko says Britain's Fury his next title opponent

    By Larry Fine NEW YORK (Reuters) - World heavyweight boxing champion Wladimir Klitschko's next title defence is likely to be a mandatory WBA bout against Briton Tyson Fury, the Ukrainian said in the early hours of Sunday. "I just got the news that … More »

    Reuters - 4 hours ago
  • Boxing-Klitschko says Britain's Fury his next title opponent

    By Larry Fine NEW YORK, April 26 (Reuters) - World heavyweight boxing champion Wladimir Klitschko's next title defence is likely to be a mandatory WBA bout against Briton Tyson Fury, the Ukrainian said in the early hours of Sunday. "I just got the … More »

    Reuters - 4 hours ago
  • Embarrassed early, Blackhawks hit their stride just in time

    Embarrassed early, Blackhawks hit their stride just in time

    Ask the Chicago Blackhawks, who overcame another big first-period deficit and then a goalie swap for the second time against the Nashville Predators. The result was another 4-3 win Saturday night that closed out their first-round playoff series in … More »

    AP - Sports - 4 hours ago
  • Blazers vs. Grizzlies Game 3

    Blazers vs. Grizzlies Game 3

    Marc Gasol scored 25 points and grabbed seven rebounds to lead the Grizzlies to a 3-0 series lead versus the Blazers, 115-109. … More »

    NBA.com - 4 hours ago
  • Grizzlies hold off Blazers to go up 3-0

    Grizzlies hold off Blazers to go up 3-0

    Stung by the loss of point guard Mike Conley, the Grizzlies gritted out their latest victory over the Trail Blazers. Memphis took a 3-0 lead in its first-round playoff series against Portland with a 115-109 victory on Saturday night. The Grizzlies … More »

    AP - Sports - 4 hours ago
  • Klitschko outpoints Jennings to extend reign

    Klitschko outpoints Jennings to extend reign

    By Larry Fine NEW YORK (Reuters) - Wladimir Klitschko used his big jab to extend a nine-year reign as world heavyweight champion with a unanimous points decision over a game but limited Bryant Jennings at Madison Square Garden on Saturday. The … More »

    Reuters - 4 hours ago
  • Boxing-Klitschko outpoints Jennings to extend reign

    * Matches Joe Louis record for most heavyweight title bouts * Earns unanimous decision for 18th title defence in a row (Adds quotes, background) By Larry Fine NEW YORK, April 25 (Reuters) - Wladimir Klitschko used his big jab to extend a … More »

    Reuters - 4 hours ago
  • Monty Williams: 'I don't want my wife and kids' hearing boos from Pelicans fans

    Monty Williams: 'I don't want my wife and kids' hearing boos from Pelicans fans

    Williams is used to catching flak from fans but he actually told his family to stay home to avoid hearing the verbal abuse. … More »

    Yahoo Sports - 4 hours ago
  • Grizzlies on Game 3 Victory

    Grizzlies on Game 3 Victory

    David Joerger and Marc Gasol speak following a game 3 win over the Trail Blazers. … More »

    NBA.com - 5 hours ago
  • Trail Blazers on Game 3 Loss

    Trail Blazers on Game 3 Loss

    Terry Stotts and Nicolas Batum address the media following a game 3 loss to the Grizzlies. … More »

    NBA.com - 5 hours ago
  • April 25: Top 10

    April 25: Top 10

    Here are your top 10 plays form Saturday night's action around the NBA. … More »

    NBA.com - 5 hours ago
  • Vancouver Whitecaps lose Laba and the game as D.C. United takes advantage

    Vancouver Whitecaps lose Laba and the game as D.C. United takes advantage

    The Vancouver Whitecaps ended the day as they started — with the most points in Major League Soccer. Chris Rolfe's 64th-minute goal was the winner, extending D.C. United's unbeaten streak to five games. Bobby Boswell scored for D.C. United (4-1-2) … More »

    The Canadian Press - 5 hours ago
  • LEADING OFF: Astros go for 1st sweep vs. A's, Volquez active

    LEADING OFF: Astros go for 1st sweep vs. A's, Volquez active

    A look at what's happening all around the major leagues today: … More »

    AP - Sports - 5 hours ago
  • Home-ice advantage overrated in Wild-Blues series

    Home-ice advantage overrated in Wild-Blues series

    The Rangers won twice on the road while eliminating the Penguins, whose lone win came on the road. Anaheim's first-round sweep of Winnipeg included two road wins, Calgary seized the advantage by winning the opener at Vancouver, and every other … More »

    AP - Sports - 5 hours ago
  • The 1st round of NBA playoffs seems way too easy for LeBron

    The first round of the NBA playoffs seems too easy for LeBron James. If that wasn't enough, consider what James did Saturday in a video posted by his longtime personal trainer Mike Mancias - a clip that was all over the web within minutes. For us, … More »

    AP - Sports - 5 hours ago
  • Mike Conley leaves with apparent face injury as Grizzlies take 3-0 lead

    Mike Conley leaves with apparent face injury as Grizzlies take 3-0 lead

    Memphis is in firm command over Portland now, but their playoff fate could depend on Conley's status. … More »

    Ball Don't Lie - 5 hours ago
  • Memphis G Conley injured in Game 3

    Memphis guard Mike Conley left Saturday night's Game 3 of the opening-round series against the Portland Trail Blazers with a facial injury. The Grizzlies said he was taken to a local hospital for further evaluation. The Grizzlies won Saturday … More »

    AP - Sports - 5 hours ago
  • Mike Conley Injury

    Mike Conley Injury

    Mike Conley takes an inadvertent shot to the face and has to leave the game. … More »

    NBA.com - 5 hours ago
  • April 25: Daily Zap

    April 25: Daily Zap

    Get a quick recap of all 4 games from Saturday night's playoff action around the league. … More »

    NBA.com - 5 hours ago
  • Escobar's HR leads Twins' balanced 8-5 win over Seattle

    Escobar's HR leads Twins' balanced 8-5 win over Seattle

    May exited in the fourth inning Saturday night when Seattle third baseman Kyle Seager's liner smacked him on the right elbow. Seven players scored a run and it took seven pitchers to hold off the Mariners. ''There were a lot of contributions,'' … More »

    AP - Sports - 5 hours ago
  • Canucks wondering what happened after season ending Game 6 loss to Flames

    The Vancouver Canucks are returning home but not for a Game 7 as it looked would be the case when they took an early 3-0 lead on Saturday. Instead, Vancouver limps home wondering what happened after a 7-4 loss to the Calgary Flames, who won the … More »

    The Canadian Press - 5 hours ago
  • NBA-Highlights of Saturday's playoff games

    (Adds late game) April 25 (The Sports Xchange) - Highlights of Saturday's National Basketball Association playoff games: - - - Warriors 109, Pelicans 98 Guards Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson and forward Draymond Green combined for 86 points to … More »

    Reuters - 5 hours ago
  • Curry has 39 as Warriors complete sweep

    Curry has 39 as Warriors complete sweep

    Stephen Curry wasn't about to say that shooting over Anthony Davis was easy. The Warriors' prolific scorer was just crafty enough to make it look that way sometimes. Equally devastating from long range and on drives to the hoop, Curry scored 39 … More »

    AP - Sports - 5 hours ago
  • Gonzalez hits sixth HR vs. Padres in win

    Gonzalez hits sixth HR vs. Padres in win

    Petco Park played like a bandbox with the wind blowing out Saturday night, and Adrian Gonzalez and the Los Angeles Dodgers capitalized. Gonzalez hit his sixth home run against San Diego this year, a three-run shot, and Andre Ethier, Howie Kendrick … More »

    AP - Sports - 5 hours ago
  • Flames advance to second round of playoffs with 7-4 comeback win over Canucks

    Flames advance to second round of playoffs with 7-4 comeback win over Canucks

    The Flames came from behind twice in a 7-4 win over the Vancouver Canucks on Saturday. Calgary advanced to the second round of NHL playoffs for the first time in over a decade. Calgary meets the Anaheim Ducks in a best-of-seven Western Conference … More »

    The Canadian Press - 5 hours ago
  • Cron leads Angels' rally past Texas to 3rd straight win, 4-1

    Cron leads Angels' rally past Texas to 3rd straight win, 4-1

    A few minutes after Kole Calhoun got thrown out at the plate in the sixth inning, the same thing happened to Erick Aybar. Wasting baserunners usually would be a major problem for the Los Angeles Angels, who haven't exactly been battering the ball … More »

    AP - Sports - 5 hours ago