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  1. Rangers beat Penguins in OT, eliminating Pittsburgh in Game 5
    Greg Wyshynski

    Rangers beat Penguins in OT, eliminating Pittsburgh in Game 5

  2. Greg Cosell's draft preview: A third WR belongs in Cooper/White top tier
    Greg Cosell

    Greg Cosell's draft preview: A third WR belongs in Cooper/White top tier

  3. Daily Dime: Starting Adam Wainwright and digging for bargain hitters
    Dalton Del Don

    Daily Dime: Starting Adam Wainwright and digging for bargain hitters

  4. Senators not dead yet, send 3-2 series back to Ottawa
    Jen Neale

    Senators not dead yet, send 3-2 series back to Ottawa

  5. Max Lapierre does chicken impression to mock Dan Boyle (GIF)
    Greg Wyshynski

    Max Lapierre does chicken impression to mock Dan Boyle (GIF)

  6. Paul Pierce buries Raptors again, Wizards hold on for 3-0 lead
    Eric Freeman

    Paul Pierce buries Raptors again, Wizards hold on for 3-0 lead

  7. Penguins cite injuries, bounces for Game 5 exit but praise Fleury
    Greg Wyshynski

    Penguins cite injuries, bounces for Game 5 exit but praise Fleury

  8. Minnesota Wild lean on Devan Dubnyk to set up clinching scenario
    Josh Cooper

    Minnesota Wild lean on Devan Dubnyk to set up clinching scenario

  9. Rangers will welcome back Josh Hamilton 'with open arms' after Angels dump him
    Tim Brown

    Rangers will welcome back Josh Hamilton 'with open arms' after Angels dump him

  10. Vezina Trophy Finalists: Devan Dubnyk vs. Carey Price vs. Pekka Rinne
    Greg Wyshynski

    Vezina Trophy Finalists: Devan Dubnyk vs. Carey Price vs. Pekka Rinne

  11. NHL Three Stars: Dubnyk bounces back for Wild; Hagelin wins in OT
    Greg Wyshynski

    NHL Three Stars: Dubnyk bounces back for Wild; Hagelin wins in OT

  12. Why Kawhi Leonard will be the NBA's most intriguing free-agent recruiter this summer
    Adrian Wojnarowski

    Why Kawhi Leonard will be the NBA's most intriguing free-agent recruiter this summer

  • Mick Schumacher is best rookie on F4 race debut

    Mick Schumacher is best rookie on F4 race debut

    (Reuters) - Michael Schumacher's 16-year-old son Mick collected the trophy for best rookie on his motor racing debut on Saturday after finishing ninth in a German Formula Four race. The youngster is competing for the Dutch Van Amersfoort Racing … More »

    Reuters - 16 minutes ago
  • Spurs hold Southampton to climb to fifth

    Spurs hold Southampton to climb to fifth

    LONDON (Reuters) - Tottenham Hotspur fought back to draw 2-2 with Southampton and climb to fifth in the Premier League as the close battle for Europa League qualification intensified on Saturday. Graziano Pelle put Southampton ahead after 29 minutes … More »

    Reuters - 43 minutes ago
  • Watford take another step towards the Premier League

    Watford moved four points clear at the top of the English Championship with a gritty 2-0 win at Brighton & Hove Albion on Saturday. Troy Deeney's neat finish after 28 minutes, his 21st league goal of the season, and a stoppage-time strike by Matej … More »

    Reuters - 46 minutes ago
  • UK's Cameron scores own goal with pre-election football gaffe

    UK's Cameron scores own goal with pre-election football gaffe

    British Prime Minister David Cameron appeared to forget which football team he supported on Saturday, drawing ridicule on social media just days ahead of an election in a country known for its love of sport. Cameron, a descendant of King William IV … More »

    Reuters - 52 minutes ago
  • Cameron scores own goal with pre-election football gaffe

    Cameron scores own goal with pre-election football gaffe

    Prime Minister David Cameron appeared to forget which football team he supported on Saturday, drawing ridicule on social media just days ahead of an election in a country known for its love of sport. Cameron, a descendant of King William IV and an … More »

    Reuters - 55 minutes ago
  • Greg Cosell's draft preview: A third WR belongs in Cooper/White top tier

    Greg Cosell's draft preview: A third WR belongs in Cooper/White top tier

    Leading up to this year’s draft, there’s a consensus that Amari Cooper and Kevin White are the top two receivers in the class, in a tier by themselves. I’d add a third receiver. … More »

    Shutdown Corner - 1 hour 1 minute ago
  • Retailers make a killing ahead of Pacquiao-Mayweather megafight

    Retailers make a killing ahead of Pacquiao-Mayweather megafight

    By Rosemarie Francisco MANILA (Reuters) - Sales of Manny Pacquiao boxing gear and effects have soared as much as 10 times ahead of his May 2 megafight with Floyd Mayweather, with Philippine retailers struggling to cope with demand from fans … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 11 minutes ago
  • Boxing-Retailers make a killing ahead of Pacquiao-Mayweather megafight

    (Fixes spelling of online seller Carole Lynn in third para) By Rosemarie Francisco MANILA, April 25 (Reuters) - Sales of Manny Pacquiao boxing gear and effects have soared as much as 10 times ahead of his May 2 megafight with Floyd Mayweather, … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 18 minutes ago
  • Indonesian Super League fails to restart

    The Indonesian Super League remained suspended on Saturday despite plans by the local football association (PSSI) to restart the competition after a two week government suspension. The Youth and Sports ministry halted the league and suspended the … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 37 minutes ago
  • Wheat Kings' John Quenneville has 5 points against Hitmen: Friday's 3 Stars

    Wheat Kings' John Quenneville has 5 points against Hitmen: Friday's 3 Stars

    John Quenneville tied his career high in points as Brandon blew out Calgary in the opener of the WHL Eastern Conference final. … More »

    Buzzing The Net - 1 hour 49 minutes ago
  • Pakistan paceman Rahat ruled out of Bangladesh tests

    Fast bowler Rahat Ali has joined the long list of Pakistan's injured players in being ruled out of the two-test series in Bangladesh, the country's cricket board (PCB) said on Saturday. "Rahat Ali out of test series against Bangladesh due to … More »

    Reuters - 2 hours 10 minutes ago
  • Hernandez’s patience an example for others, says Ancelotti

    Hernandez’s patience an example for others, says Ancelotti

    By Tim Hanlon BARCELONA (Reuters) - Javier Hernandez will be an important player for Real Madrid in the remaining games of the season after scoring the goal that secured a Champions League semi-final slot, coach Carlo Ancelotti has said. The … More »

    Reuters - 2 hours 11 minutes ago
  • Fellaini contemplated United exit after difficult season

    Fellaini contemplated United exit after difficult season

    Manchester United's Marouane Fellaini contemplated leaving the club after a disappointing debut season but the towering Belgian believes he is now reaping the rewards of fighting for his place at Old Trafford. The 27-year-old Fellaini joined United … More »

    Reuters - 2 hours 55 minutes ago
  • Home-bound Enright leads ocean race leg to Rhode Island

    ALICANTE, Spain, April 25 (Reuters) – - American Charlie Enright edged closer to his dream of a Volvo Ocean Race leg six victory in his home port of Newport, Rhode Island, as he retained a narrow lead on Saturday. The 30-year-old Team Alvimedica … More »

    Reuters - 3 hours ago
  • Liverpool need 'top-level striker', says Rodgers

    Liverpool need 'top-level striker', says Rodgers

    Liverpool need a top-level striker who can play every week and Daniel Sturridge could lose his role as the club's leading man after an injury-hit season, manager Brendan Rodgers has said. Liverpool scored 101 Premier League goals last season, with … More »

    Reuters - 3 hours ago
  • Sailing-Home-bound Enright leads ocean race leg to Rhode Island

    ALICANTE, Spain, April 25 (Reuters) - American Charlie Enright edged closer to his dream of a Volvo Ocean Race leg six victory in his home port of Newport, Rhode Island, as he retained a narrow lead on Saturday. The 30-year-old Team Alvimedica … More »

    Reuters - 3 hours ago
  • Westwood takes charge in Indonesia after back nine of 29

    Briton Lee Westwood produced a sparkling back nine of just 29 shots to wrest control of the Asian Tour's Indonesian Masters on Saturday. The former world number one will take a five-shot lead into Sunday's final round after his seven-under-par 65 … More »

    Reuters - 4 hours ago
  • Golf-Westwood takes charge in Indonesia after back nine of 29

    Briton Lee Westwood produced a sparkling back nine of just 29 shots to wrest control of the Asian Tour's Indonesian Masters on Saturday. The former world number one will take a five-shot lead into Sunday's final round after his seven-under-par 65 … More »

    Reuters - 4 hours ago
  • Holder Levy in four-way tie for China Open lead

    Defending champion Alexander Levy failed to capitalise on a super start to his third round and was forced to settle for a four-way share of the lead at the European Tour's China Open on Saturday. The Frenchman began the day as joint leader with … More »

    Reuters - 5 hours ago
  • Vilanova memory lives on at Barca a year after his death

    By Tim Hanlon BARCELONA (Reuters) - A year since the death of former Barcelona coach Tito Vilanova, his memory lives on at the club where he played an integral part in the most successful era in its history. Vilanova died aged 45 on April 25 last … More »

    Reuters - 5 hours ago
  • Why Kawhi Leonard will be the NBA's most intriguing free-agent recruiter this summer

    Why Kawhi Leonard will be the NBA's most intriguing free-agent recruiter this summer

    For all the Lakers and Knicks can offer LaMarcus Aldridge, only the Spurs can give him a chance to partner with a growing two-way force: Kawhi Leonard. … More »

    Yahoo Sports - 5 hours ago
  • Surfing hopes to ride wave of popularity into Tokyo

    Surfing, buoyed by the International Olympic Committee's Agenda 2020 reforms, is targeting a spot at the Tokyo Olympics in five years time. "I am sure it will be one of the first Olympic venues to sell out of tickets," he was quoted as saying by … More »

    Reuters - 6 hours ago
  • M's Hernandez Ks 9 in 5-hit shutout

    M's Hernandez Ks 9 in 5-hit shutout

    There was an extra twinge of disappointment for Felix Hernandez as he watched Trevor Plouffe's line drive fall into the grass of right field for a base hit. With how well he was pitching, Seattle's ace knew there was the chance at something special … More »

    AP - Sports - 6 hours ago
  • Angels to trade Hamilton to Rangers?

    Angels to trade Hamilton to Rangers?

    Reports that troubled Los Angeles Angels outfielder Josh Hamilton might be traded to the Texas Rangers dominated the chatter before the game between the teams Friday night. When asked about the reports from media outlets that the move could happen … More »

    AP - Sports - 7 hours ago
  • Josh Reddick nearly hit a walk-off Little League home run

    Josh Reddick nearly hit a walk-off Little League home run

    Josh Reddick tied the game with a two-run double, but was thrown at home after trying to score on an errant throw. … More »

    Big League Stew - 7 hours ago
  • Kazmir throws 7 scoreless innings in A's 5-4 loss to Astros

    Kazmir throws 7 scoreless innings in A's 5-4 loss to Astros

    Scott Kazmir did everything he could to help the Oakland Athletics except swing the bat. Kazmir threw seven scoreless innings, but Houston starter Dallas Keuchel did him one better, going nine without giving up a run. Robbie Grossman singled in … More »

    AP - Sports - 7 hours ago
  • Extraordinary moment: Olympian identifies as transgender

    Former Olympic champion Bruce Jenner says he identifies as a woman and is making a transition from male to female. He ended speculation when he announced during an interview televised Friday with ABC's Diane Sawyer that ''for all intents and … More »

    AP - Sports - 7 hours ago
  • NHL Three Stars: Dubnyk bounces back for Wild; Hagelin wins in OT

    NHL Three Stars: Dubnyk bounces back for Wild; Hagelin wins in OT

    The Minnesota goalie had yet another great bounce-back game, stopping 36 shots in the Wild’s 4-1 win over the St. Louis Blues in Game 5. He made 19 saves in the third period alone. … More »

    Puck Daddy - 7 hours ago
  • Astros hang on to beat A's 5-4 in 11

    Astros hang on to beat A's 5-4 in 11

    The Houston Astros aren't shy about celebrating their quick start, even if the season is less than a month old. Robbie Grossman singled home two runs in the 11th inning, and the Astros beat the Oakland Athletics 5-4 on Friday night to match their … More »

    AP - Sports - 7 hours ago
  • Mystery abounds when it comes to 'neuroscouting' in baseball

    Mystery abounds when it comes to 'neuroscouting' in baseball

    The details are being treated as a state secret by three clubs believed to be using the product - the Cubs, Red Sox and Rays. What the producers made was they took I think the pitchers from major league baseball in 2014 and programmed every pitch … More »

    AP - Sports - 7 hours ago
  • Olympics-Surfing hopes to ride wave of popularity into Tokyo

    Surfing, buoyed by the International Olympic Committee's Agenda 2020 reforms, is targeting a spot at the Tokyo Olympics in five years time. The new reforms, approved in December, are aimed at making the Olympics more attractive, cheaper to host and … More »

    Reuters - 7 hours ago
  • Baseball-Highlights of Friday's Major League baseball games

    (Adds late games) April 24 (The Sports Xchange) - Highlights of Friday's Major League baseball games: - - - Yankees 6, Mets 1 Michael Pineda pitched effectively into the eighth inning and first baseman Mark Teixeira homered twice, leading the New … More »

    Reuters - 7 hours ago
  • Rangers oust Pens on Hagelin's OT goal

    Rangers oust Pens on Hagelin's OT goal

    The New York Rangers aren't accustomed to this. Now, after four straight 2-1 victories - the clincher in Game 5 Friday night against Pittsburgh on Carl Hagelin's overtime goal - they actually get some time to, as coach Alain Vigneault put it, … More »

    AP - Sports - 7 hours ago
  • Success in NHL playoffs hinges on star players at their best

    Success in NHL playoffs hinges on star players at their best

    A group of young, emerging prospects are moving to the forefront in the first round of the NHL playoffs. Daniel Sedin and Vancouver are hoping to draw even in their first-round series against Calgary when they take on the Flames in Game 6 tonight. … More »

    AP - Sports - 7 hours ago
  • After working OT in NBA playoffs, Curry, Rose can earn rest

    If Stephen Curry and Derrick Rose are tired after working overtime, now is the chance to earn some rest. The Golden State Warriors and Chicago Bulls, following exhausting victories, can become the first teams to reach the second round of the NBA … More »

    AP - Sports - 7 hours ago
  • Boxer Mayweather's violent history ignored, women's advocates say

    By Steve Ginsburg WASHINGTON (Reuters) - While world champion boxer Floyd Mayweather prepares for his May 2 bout against Manny Pacquiao, women's advocates believe his history of domestic violence is merely a footnote to the biggest fight in years. … More »

    Reuters - 7 hours ago
  • Former champ Lewis offers tips to Klitschko challenger

    Former champ Lewis offers tips to Klitschko challenger

    By Larry Fine NEW YORK (Reuters) - Champion Wladimir Klitschko and challenger Bryant Jennings each had a special guest at Friday's weigh-in for their heavyweight title clash, with former champions Vitali Klitschko and Lennox Lewis on hand. The … More »

    Reuters - 7 hours ago
  • LEADING OFF: Harvey Day in the Bronx, Hudson at Coors Field

    LEADING OFF: Harvey Day in the Bronx, Hudson at Coors Field

    A look at what's happening all around the major leagues today: --- HARVEY DAY The New York Mets are taking Harvey Day over the Robert F. Kennedy Bridge to Yankee Stadium in the Bronx. All-Star ace Matt Harvey, nursing a sore ankle, tries to put the … More »

    AP - Sports - 7 hours ago
  • Friday's Scoreboard

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    The Canadian Press - 7 hours ago
  • Greinke again stifles Padres in 3-0 win

    Greinke again stifles Padres in 3-0 win

    Zack Greinke watched second baseman Howie Kendrick glove Wil Myers' line drive to end the second inning with the bases loaded, and then hopped off the mound in joy. While it was a rare show of emotion, Greinke did what he does best - beat NL West … More »

    AP - Sports - 8 hours ago