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  1. Duke freshmen lead way to Final Four, struggle with rite of passage
    Charles Robinson

    Duke freshmen lead way to Final Four, struggle with rite of passage

  2. McGregor-Aldo promo tour reaches fever pitch with slap incident
    Dave Doyle

    McGregor-Aldo promo tour reaches fever pitch with slap incident

  3. Madness in :68 - Sweet, sour finish for final teams
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    Madness in :68 - Sweet, sour finish for final teams

  4. Michigan State's trip to Final Four an exhausting, emotional journey for Travis Trice and his family
    Pat Forde

    Michigan State's trip to Final Four an exhausting, emotional journey for Travis Trice and his family

  5. NHL Three Stars: Jagr nets a pair; Tavares hands out three helpers
    Sean Leahy

    NHL Three Stars: Jagr nets a pair; Tavares hands out three helpers

  6. Michigan State back in the Final Four after gritty win
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    Michigan State back in the Final Four after gritty win

  7. Final Four teams have Indy history
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    Final Four teams have Indy history

  8. Andre Deveaux viciously slashes opponent before Swedish league playoff game (Video)
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    Andre Deveaux viciously slashes opponent before Swedish league playoff game (Video)

  9. Who shone Sunday? Not just Tevaughn Campbell and Shaquille Murray-Lawrence
    Andrew Bucholtz

    Who shone Sunday? Not just Tevaughn Campbell and Shaquille Murray-Lawrence

  10. What it's like at the Final Four
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    What it's like at the Final Four

  11. Canadian Viewing Guide: NCAA March Madness Elite Eight (Sunday, March 29)
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    Canadian Viewing Guide: NCAA March Madness Elite Eight (Sunday, March 29)

  12. NBA Playoff Picture Update: Oklahoma City comes back to ruin the Suns' season
    Kelly Dwyer

    NBA Playoff Picture Update: Oklahoma City comes back to ruin the Suns' season

  • Germany will hit top form in crucial qualifiers, says Loew

    Germany will hit top form in crucial qualifiers, says Loew

    World Cup winners Germany will be at their best when they take on Euro 2016 qualifying rivals Poland, Scotland and Ireland later this year after their current period of experimentation, coach Joachim Loew has said. While easing past the Georgians … More »

    Reuters - 6 minutes ago
  • Ecclestone proposes championship for women

    Ecclestone proposes championship for women

    Formula One supremo Bernie Ecclestone has proposed a controversial world championship for women drivers as part of grand prix weekends. "I thought it would be a good idea to give them a showcase," British media quoted the 84-year-old as saying … More »

    Reuters - 11 minutes ago
  • Matic shines on another gloomy night for Serbia

    Matic shines on another gloomy night for Serbia

    By Zoran Milosavljevic BELGRADE (Reuters) - A 2-1 defeat by Portugal has left Serbia with only a slim hope of reaching Euro 2016 after Nemanja Matic provided the only beacon of light in another lacklustre qualifying performance by the Balkan … More »

    Reuters - 25 minutes ago
  • Joint leaders of Volvo Ocean Race quit with broken mast

    The joint leaders of the Volvo Ocean Race, Dongfeng Race Team, were forced to quit the fifth leg early Monday when their mast broke in the Southern Ocean. The incident could hardly have happened in a worse spot for the Chinese boat, 240 nautical … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 22 minutes ago
  • Reus, Mueller on target as Germany ease past Georgia

    Reus, Mueller on target as Germany ease past Georgia

    TBILISI (Reuters) - World Cup winners Germany eased past hosts Georgia 2-0 in their Euro 2016 qualifier on Sunday with first-half goals from Marco Reus and Thomas Mueller enough to get their Group D campaign back on track. Reus put the visitors … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 54 minutes ago
  • Nadal crashes out in Miami, Murray wins

    Nadal crashes out in Miami, Murray wins

    By Simon Evans MIAMI (Reuters) - A struggling and edgy Rafa Nadal crashed out of the Miami Open in the third round on Sunday, losing 6-4 2-6 6-3 to fellow Spaniard Fernando Verdasco. The 31-year-old Verdasco, who is ranked 34th in the world, has … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 56 minutes ago
  • Power reigns supreme at 11th World Cup

    Power reigns supreme at 11th World Cup

    By Nick Mulvenney MELBOURNE (Reuters) - The ICC hailed the 11th cricket World Cup the "most popular ever" and although most neutrals would have preferred New Zealand to win Sunday's final, there is no doubt Australia were worthy of their fifth … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 57 minutes ago
  • Golf-Scotland's Ramsay takes European Tour title in Morocco

    Golf-Scotland's Ramsay takes European Tour title in Morocco

    (Reuters) - Scotland's Richie Ramsay claimed his third European Tour title and survived Romain Wattel's late surge to win the Trophee Hassan II in Morocco on Sunday. Ramsay, joint overnight leader on seven-under with Wattel and Scotland's Andrew … More »

    Reuters - 2 hours 1 minute ago
  • Zungu strikes late as South Africa snatch draw with Nigeria

    Zungu strikes late as South Africa snatch draw with Nigeria

    Bongani Zungu snatched a dramatic equaliser in the final minute of stoppage-time as South Africa held Nigeria to a 1-1 draw in a friendly at the Mbombela Stadium on Sunday. The visitors, on the back foot for much of the match, looked set for the … More »

    Reuters - 2 hours 11 minutes ago
  • Gradel goal rescues 1-1 draw for Ivory Coast

    Gradel goal rescues 1-1 draw for Ivory Coast

    ABIDJAN (Reuters) - Ivory Coast's Max Gradel scored 20 minutes from time to prevent the new African champions falling to an embarrassing home defeat against minnows Equatorial Guinea in a 1-1 friendly draw on Sunday. Gradel’s equaliser came after … More »

    Reuters - 2 hours 19 minutes ago
  • McGraw appreciates Notre Dame women's run more than ever

    McGraw appreciates Notre Dame women's run more than ever

    It would be easy to forgive Muffett McGraw if she started taking Final Four appearances for granted. After all, the Notre Dame women's coach has become a regular of sorts on college basketball's biggest stage - reaching her fifth straight Final … More »

    AP - Sports - 2 hours 21 minutes ago
  • Mitchell sends South Carolina women to 1st Final Four

    Mitchell sends South Carolina women to 1st Final Four

    Someday, South Carolina coach Dawn Staley will eventually rename a play after star guard Tiffany Mitchell. Mitchell scored 21 points and made all the key plays down the stretch to help South Carolina beat Florida State 80-74 on Sunday in the … More »

    AP - Sports - 2 hours 26 minutes ago
  • 76ers favored twice this week, so what happened to tanking?

    They have the look of such favorites that Las Vegas likes them twice this week, once while on a back-to-back and the other time on the road. … More »

    AP - Sports - 2 hours 39 minutes ago
  • LEADING OFF: Rockies' Gonzalez expected to return to lineup

    LEADING OFF: Rockies' Gonzalez expected to return to lineup

    A look at what's happening around spring training in Florida and Arizona today: --- CAR-GO READY TO GO Rockies outfielder Carlos Gonzalez expects to return to the lineup Monday after sitting out two days. After leaving Friday night's game against … More »

    AP - Sports - 2 hours 41 minutes ago
  • Dynasty beckons for triumphant Australia

    Dynasty beckons for triumphant Australia

    By Ian Ransom MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Dark sunglasses were the order of the day for Australia's triumphant cricket team on Monday as they paraded the World Cup trophy to hundreds of fans at a public reception after a night of heavy partying at the … More »

    Reuters - 3 hours ago
  • Feds to wrap up case in 1st phase of marathon bombing trial

    BOSTON (AP) -- Prosecutors are expected to wrap up their case against Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev (joh-HAHR' tsahr-NEYE'-ehv) with testimony from medical examiners who'll describe the fatal injuries to two people, including an … More »

    AP - Sports - 3 hours ago
  • Hernandez fiancee to resume testimony

    Hernandez fiancee to resume testimony

    The fiancee of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez is expected to take the stand for a second day of testimony in his murder trial and talk about a box she disposed of from their basement the day after a man who was dating her younger … More »

    AP - Sports - 4 hours ago
  • Down 20, OKC wins behind Westbrook's 33

    Down 20, OKC wins behind Westbrook's 33

    Phoenix coach Jeff Hornacek said it was a must-win, and the Oklahoma City Thunder struggled with the Suns' intensity early in Sunday night's game. ''Once they went up 20, we had to make a decision: Defend or go home,'' guard Russell Westbrook said. … More »

    AP - Sports - 4 hours ago
  • Ryan Massa makes 40 saves, Nebraska-Omaha beats RIT 4-0 to reach Frozen Four

    Ryan Massa makes 40 saves, Nebraska-Omaha beats RIT 4-0 to reach Frozen Four

    Ryan Massa made 40 saves and Nebraska-Omaha beat Rochester Institute of Technology 4-0 on Sunday night in the NCAA Midwest Regional final to reach the Frozen Four for the first time. Omaha (20-12-6) will face Providence in the semifinals in Boston … More »

    The Canadian Press - 4 hours ago
  • Mar. 29: Daily Zap

    Mar. 29: Daily Zap

    Recap all of Sunday's amazing action in the Daily Zap. … More »

    NBA.com - 4 hours ago
  • Mar. 29: Top 10

    Mar. 29: Top 10

    Check out the top ten plays from around the Association. … More »

    NBA.com - 4 hours ago
  • Irish women make fifth Final Four in row

    Irish women make fifth Final Four in row

    Notre Dame star Jewell Loyd struggled with her shot for the second straight game. Lindsay Allen was there again to help the Fighting Irish advance. Allen scored 23 points and top-seeded Notre Dame beat Baylor 77-68 in the Oklahoma City regional … More »

    AP - Sports - 5 hours ago
  • NBA Playoff Picture Update: Oklahoma City comes back to ruin the Suns' season

    NBA Playoff Picture Update: Oklahoma City comes back to ruin the Suns' season

    The Thunder would not stay calm in the face of a white hot Phoenix start. … More »

    Ball Don't Lie - 5 hours ago
  • Cavs lose Love, Shumpert but edge 76ers

    Cavs lose Love, Shumpert but edge 76ers

    Moving 2 1/2 games ahead of Chicago for second place in the Eastern Conference was all that mattered to James, who led Cleveland with 20 points. ''You find a way to win,'' he said as the Cavaliers hung on for their 16th straight home victory … More »

    AP - Sports - 5 hours ago
  • Thunder vs. Suns

    Thunder vs. Suns

    Russell Westbrook scores 33 points and dishes out seven assists as the Thunder defeat the Suns at US Airways Center. … More »

    NBA.com - 5 hours ago
  • Ouch! NBCSN analyst Engblom gets stitches after struck in forehead by puck in Sharks-Pens game

    NBC Sports Network analyst Brian Engblom needed stitches after taking a puck to his forehead late in the second period of the Pittsburgh Penguins' 3-2 shootout victory over the San Jose Sharks on Sunday night. Penguins star Sidney Crosby tipped … More »

    The Canadian Press - 5 hours ago
  • NBCSN's Engblom gets stitches after struck in head by puck

    PITTSBURGH (AP) -- NBC Sports Network analyst Brian Engblom needed stitches after taking a puck to his forehead late in the second period of the Pittsburgh Penguins' 3-2 shootout victory over the San Jose Sharks on Sunday night. … More »

    AP - Sports - 5 hours ago
  • Jordan Allen scores late goal, Real Salt Lake beats Toronto FC 2-1

    Playing without Jozy Altidore and Michael Bradley, who are both away with the United States national team, TFC dropped a 2-1 decision after allowing a late goal by Jordan Allan. "I think we did well for the majority of the game and I think we had … More »

    The Canadian Press - 5 hours ago
  • Storm pull win from the fire, Knights accused of diving: OHL post-game questions

    Storm pull win from the fire, Knights accused of diving: OHL post-game questions

    Tyler Bertuzzi took a costly turnover to heart, scoring a hat trick to give Guelph an adrenaline shot on Day 4 of the OHL playoffs. … More »

    Buzzing The Net - 5 hours ago
  • Brazil sink feisty Chile to continue winning run

    Brazil sink feisty Chile to continue winning run

    By Tom Hayward Roberto Firmino's goal gave Brazil a 1-0 victory over Chile in a feisty friendly at Arsenal’s Emirates Stadium on Sunday, their eighth successive win since last year's disappointing World Cup campaign. Firmino, a 61st-minute … More »

    Reuters - 5 hours ago
  • Lopez has 30 as streaking Nets stay hot

    Lopez has 30 as streaking Nets stay hot

    Brook Lopez had 30 points and 11 rebounds, and the Brooklyn Nets kept up their playoff push by beating the Los Angeles Lakers 107-99 on Sunday for their third straight victory. Joe Johnson added 18 points, eight rebounds and seven assists for the … More »

    AP - Sports - 5 hours ago
  • New Zealand coach Hesson not pushing anyone out the door

    New Zealand coach Hesson not pushing anyone out the door

    New Zealand coach Mike Hesson has said he will not put pressure on any of his players to make up their minds about their playing futures in the wake of the team's disappointing World Cup final loss to Australia. New Zealand media have speculated … More »

    Reuters - 5 hours ago
  • NZ coach Hesson not pushing anyone out the door

    NZ coach Hesson not pushing anyone out the door

    New Zealand coach Mike Hesson has said he will not put pressure on any of his players to make up their minds about their playing futures in the wake of the team's disappointing World Cup final loss to Australia. New Zealand media have speculated … More »

    Reuters - 5 hours ago
  • McGregor-Aldo promo tour reaches fever pitch with slap incident

    McGregor-Aldo promo tour reaches fever pitch with slap incident

    Did Conor McGregor slap Jose Aldo? Does it matter? MMA fans can't get enough of the Irishman's shenanigans. … More »

    Yahoo Sports - 5 hours ago
  • Toews scores late to lead Blackhawks in 4-3 win over Winnipeg Jets

    Toews scores late to lead Blackhawks in 4-3 win over Winnipeg Jets

    WINNIPEG - Jonathan Toews knows you don't always have to win pretty this late in the season. … More »

    The Canadian Press - 5 hours ago
  • Westbrook Slam

    Westbrook Slam

    Russell Westbrook throws down an amazing slam during the second quarter. … More »

    NBA.com - 5 hours ago
  • Sunday's Scoreboard

    Sunday's Games … More »

    The Canadian Press - 5 hours ago
  • MotoGP veteran Rossi wins Qatar season-opener

    MotoGP veteran Rossi wins Qatar season-opener

    MotoGP great Valentino Rossi rolled back the years to win the Qatar season-opener for Yamaha on Sunday with Italian riders sweeping the podium places after a thrilling duel under the Losail floodlights. Andrea Dovizioso, who had started on pole … More »

    Reuters - 5 hours ago
  • Play of the Day: James Harden

    Play of the Day: James Harden

    James Harden blocks Bradley Beal's shot during the fourth quarter. … More »

    NBA.com - 6 hours ago
  • Nightly Notable: Dwyane Wade

    Nightly Notable: Dwyane Wade

    Dwyane Wade leads Miami to an impressive home victory over Detroit. … More »

    NBA.com - 6 hours ago