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  • Steelers select Hargrave in third round

    Steelers select Hargrave in third round

    (STATS) - The longer NFL teams looked, the more they couldn't deny South Carolina State defensive tackle Javon Hargrave's ability to disrupt opposing offenses. … More »

    AP - Sports - 15 minutes ago
  • Walton new head coach of Los Angeles Lakers

    Walton new head coach of Los Angeles Lakers

    (Reuters) - Luke Walton will be the new head coach of the Los Angeles Lakers, the 16-times NBA champions announced on Friday. Walton, currently in his second season as assistant coach at Golden State Warriors, takes over from Byron Scott, who was … More »

    Reuters - 15 minutes ago
  • NBA-Brilliant Wade lifts Heat to win over Hornets in Game Six

    Dwyane Wade scored 23 points and hit two clutch shots in the final minute, and the Miami Heat forced a decisive Game Seven with a 97-90 victory over the Charlotte Hornets in their first-round Eastern Conference playoff series on Friday. Wade's … More »

    Reuters - 16 minutes ago
  • Strasburg, long balls power Nationals past Cardinals

    Strasburg, long balls power Nationals past Cardinals

    ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Stephen Strasburg struck out nine including seven of eight in one stretch and the Washington Nationals got home runs from Michael Taylor and Danny Espinosa in a 5-4 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Friday night. … More »

    AP - Sports - 10 minutes ago
  • Raptors vs. Pacers: Game 6

    Raptors vs. Pacers: Game 6

    Paul George heats up for 21 points with 11 rebounds as the Pacers take Game 6, 101-83. … More »

    NBA.com - 16 minutes ago
  • Steve Torrence leads Top Fuel qualifying at SpringNationals

    Steve Torrence led Top Fuel qualifying Friday night in the NHRA's SpringNationals at Royal Purple Raceway, breaking both ends of the track record with a 3.724-second run at 329.42 mph. ''Unbelievable and awesome to do it here at home,'' said … More »

    AP - Sports - 17 minutes ago
  • Wade, Heat force Game 7 with 97-90 win over Hornets

    Wade, Heat force Game 7 with 97-90 win over Hornets

    Dwyane Wade proved he still has some magic in his 34-year-old body. Wade scored 10 of his 23 points in the fourth quarter, making his first 3-pointer of 2016, and the Miami Heat forced their first-round series to a seventh game with a 97-90 victory … More »

    AP - Sports - 6 minutes ago
  • Rivers Catches Elbow

    Rivers Catches Elbow

    Austin Rivers catches an elbow to the face causing him to leave the game in the first quarter. … More »

    NBA.com - 18 minutes ago
  • Jets take Hackenberg in second round, Jenkins in third

    Jets take Hackenberg in second round, Jenkins in third

    The New York Jets have a new quarterback on their roster - whether or not Ryan Fitzpatrick returns. The Jets selected Penn State star Christian Hackenberg with their second-round pick in the NFL draft Friday night. With Fitzpatrick still unsigned … More »

    AP - Sports - 18 minutes ago
  • 49ers select Mississippi State cornerback Will Redmond

    49ers select Mississippi State cornerback Will Redmond

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) -- The San Francisco 49ers selected Mississippi State cornerback Will Redmond with their third-round pick at 68th overall in the NFL draft Friday night. … More »

    AP - Sports - 18 minutes ago
  • Falcons draft LSU linebacker Deion Jones in 2nd round

    Falcons draft LSU linebacker Deion Jones in 2nd round

    The Falcons spent the second night of the NFL draft upgrading their defense and giving quarterback Matt Ryan another tight end to target. Atlanta chose LSU linebacker Deion Jones in the second round on Friday night, hoping shore up a pass rush … More »

    AP - Sports - 18 minutes ago
  • Saunders homers twice in Blue Jays' 6-1 win over Rays

    Saunders homers twice in Blue Jays' 6-1 win over Rays

    Michael Saunders is seeing a lot of good left-handed pitching, and it is paying off for the Toronto Blue Jays. Saunders hit two home runs off lefties Friday night and Aaron Sanchez pitched seven shutout innings in Toronto's 6-1 victory over the … More »

    AP - Sports - 18 minutes ago
  • Chiefs take Miss St DT Chris Jones in second round of draft

    Chiefs take Miss St DT Chris Jones in second round of draft

    The Kansas City Chiefs spent most of the first two days of the NFL draft stockpiling picks, but still found time to fill two of their biggest needs by grabbing a defensive tackle and cornerback. The Chiefs took Mississippi State run-stuffer Chris … More »

    AP - Sports - 19 minutes ago
  • Marlins' no-hit bid broken up with 1 out in 9th vs Brewers

    Marlins' no-hit bid broken up with 1 out in 9th vs Brewers

    MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Jonathan Lucroy blooped a single with one out in the ninth inning to break up the combo no-hit bid by the Miami Marlins at Milwaukee. … More »

    AP - Sports - 19 minutes ago
  • Faksa has goal and assist, Stars beat Blues 2-1 in Game 1

    Faksa has goal and assist, Stars beat Blues 2-1 in Game 1

    Radek Faksa scored the tiebreaking goal on a rebound with 4:44 to play and had an assist on the other Dallas goal to help the Stars open the second round of the Western Conference playoffs with a 2-1 victory over the St. Louis Blues on Friday night. … More »

    AP - Sports - 19 minutes ago
  • Nicasio goes 7 scoreless innings as Pirates beat Reds 4-1

    Nicasio goes 7 scoreless innings as Pirates beat Reds 4-1

    It had been nearly a year since Josh Harrison hit a home run. Nicasio (3-2) allowed three hits and one walk in sending the Reds to their fifth straight loss. Signed as a free agent in the offseason, Nicasio has won all three home starts with a … More »

    AP - Sports - 19 minutes ago
  • Giants take wide out Shepard, safety Thompson in rounds 2-3

    Giants take wide out Shepard, safety Thompson in rounds 2-3

    The New York Giants may have someone to complement Odell Beckham Jr. The Giants finally turned their attention to the offense after ignoring it in free agency and the opening round of the NFL draft and selected Oklahoma wide receiver Sterling … More »

    AP - Sports - 20 minutes ago
  • Bills continue focus on revamping Ryan's defense in draft

    Bills continue focus on revamping Ryan's defense in draft

    The Buffalo Bills went all in by providing Rex Ryan's under-performing defense a youth-laden makeover during the first two days of the NFL draft. The Bills opened Friday by trading up eight spots to select hard-hitting Alabama linebacker Reggie … More »

    AP - Sports - 21 minutes ago
  • Ravens make 2 trades, get 2 pass rushers on Day 2 of draft

    Ravens make 2 trades, get 2 pass rushers on Day 2 of draft

    The Baltimore Ravens addressed their deficient pass rush and garnered a couple extra picks during a busy night at the NFL draft. General manager Ozzie Newsome pulled off a pair of trades in the second round Friday night before finally taking Boise … More »

    AP - Sports - 22 minutes ago
  • QMJHL Roundup: Shawinigan downs Saint John in five games, will play for President Cup

    SHAWINIGAN, Que. - The Shawinigan Cataractes have advanced to the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League's final. … More »

    The Canadian Press - 23 minutes ago
  • Bucs select DE Noah Spence, K Roberto Aguayo in 2nd round

    Bucs select DE Noah Spence, K Roberto Aguayo in 2nd round

    Tampa Bay's perpetual search for a dynamic pass rusher has turned to Noah Spence. The Buccaneers selected the Eastern Kentucky defensive end in the second round of the NFL draft Friday night, hoping he's put the off-field issues that kept him from … More »

    AP - Sports - 23 minutes ago
  • Golf-European Tour China Open scores

    April 30 (Infostrada Sports) - Scores from the European Tour China Open at the par-72 course on Saturday in Beijing. The cut was set at 141. -11 Felipe Aguilar (Chile) 68 65 -10 Bernd Wiesberger (Austria) 65 69 Alexander Noren (Sweden) 67 67 Hennie … More »

    Reuters - 24 minutes ago
  • Amateur plumber Bradberry now professional cornerback for Panthers

    Amateur plumber Bradberry now professional cornerback for Panthers

    The Samford standout was helping his mother when Carolina called, making him the 62nd pick. … More »

    Shutdown Corner - 24 minutes ago
  • Warriors asst. Walton to coach Lakers

    Warriors asst. Walton to coach Lakers

    Luke Walton is coming home to rebuild the Los Angeles Lakers. The Lakers reached an agreement Friday night with the Golden State assistant to become their head coach, dramatically choosing a leader for their new era after Kobe Bryant. The Lakers … More »

    AP - Sports - 24 minutes ago
  • LBs Jack, Jaylon Smith go early in 2nd round of NFL draft

    LBs Jack, Jaylon Smith go early in 2nd round of NFL draft

    It was a long wait and a soft landing for Myles Jack and Jaylon Smith. The pair of athletic linebackers with health questions went early in the second round of the NFL draft on Friday, with Jacksonville trading up to grab Jack two spots after … More »

    AP - Sports - 26 minutes ago
  • NBA-Walton new head coach of Los Angeles Lakers

    Luke Walton will be the new head coach of the Los Angeles Lakers, the 16-times NBA champions announced on Friday. Walton, currently in his second season as assistant coach at Golden State Warriors, takes over from Byron Scott, who was ditched after … More »

    Reuters - 27 minutes ago
  • Reimold's HR helps O's go 9-1 at home

    This time, it was Nolan Reimold's turn to be the hero in the Baltimore Orioles' deep and powerful lineup. Reimold hit a tiebreaking three-run homer in the seventh inning, leading the Orioles to a 6-3 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Friday … More »

    AP - Sports - 27 minutes ago
  • Redskins go defense in NFL draft, pick Cravens, Fuller

    Redskins go defense in NFL draft, pick Cravens, Fuller

    The Washington Redskins addressed their pass defense on the second day of the NFL draft, selecting USC hybrid linebacker/safety Su'a Cravens with the 53rd pick and Virginia Tech cornerback Kendall Fuller with the 84th pick. Team officials told … More »

    AP - Sports - 27 minutes ago
  • Olympic champ James breaks Drake record

    Olympic champ James breaks Drake record

    Kirani James let the rest of the world know that he's still the man to beat in the 400 meters. The defending Olympic champion broke the Drake Relays record with a world-leading time of 44.08 seconds Friday. James, who represents Grenda, beat … More »

    AP - Sports - 30 minutes ago
  • Cowboys take Notre Dame LB Smith, who likely sits out 2016

    Cowboys take Notre Dame LB Smith, who likely sits out 2016

    Don't tell Jaylon Smith he isn't playing in 2016. The former Notre Dame linebacker went early in the second round of the NFL draft to the Dallas Cowboys despite a devastating knee injury in his final college game in the Fiesta Bowl. The Cowboys … More »

    AP - Sports - 31 minutes ago
  • Pacers beat Raptors 101-83 to force Game Seven

    Pacers beat Raptors 101-83 to force Game Seven

    (The Sports Xchange) - Forward Paul George had 21 points and 11 rebounds, and the Indiana Pacers used a dominating second half to beat the Toronto Raptors 101-83 in Game Six, tying the best-of-seven Eastern Conference series at 3-3. After leading … More »

    Reuters - 31 minutes ago
  • Toronto Raptors collapse in 101-83 loss to Pacers to force a Game 7

    Toronto Raptors collapse in 101-83 loss to Pacers to force a Game 7

    The Toronto Raptors' playoff series against the Indiana Pacers has come down to one game. Paul George scored 21 points to lead the Pacers to a 101-83 victory over the reeling Raptors on Friday, that evened their best-of-seven opening-round series … More »

    The Canadian Press - 32 minutes ago
  • NFL draft: Fantasy impact of Derrick Henry to the Titans

    NFL draft: Fantasy impact of Derrick Henry to the Titans

    The Yahoo fantasy experts discuss the impact of Derrick Henry joining the backfield in Tennessee. … More »

    Yahoo Sports Videos - 32 minutes ago
  • Wade Clutch Jumper

    Wade Clutch Jumper

    Dwyane Wade hits the clutch turnaround jumper. … More »

    NBA.com - 33 minutes ago
  • Desmond stays hot as Rangers top Angels

    Desmond stays hot as Rangers top Angels

    ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) -- Ian Desmond continued his batting surge with two hits, including the go-ahead double in a three-run sixth inning, and the Texas Rangers beat the Los Angeles Angels 4-2 on Friday night. … More »

    AP - Sports - 33 minutes ago
  • Black cat runs off San Jose Sharks bench onto ice (Video)

    Black cat runs off San Jose Sharks bench onto ice (Video)

    Is someone’s trying to jinx the San Jose Sharks before their second-round playoff series against the Nashville Predators? … More »

    Puck Daddy - 33 minutes ago
  • Cespedes has 6 RBIs in Mets' 12-run 3rd

    Cespedes has 6 RBIs in Mets' 12-run 3rd

    Yoenis Cespedes and the New York Mets broke loose for a team-record 12 runs in the third inning Friday night, rolling to their seventh straight victory with a 13-1 blowout of the San Francisco Giants. Cespedes set a club mark with six RBIs in the … More »

    AP - Sports - 34 minutes ago
  • Retired Kevin Faulk makes Patriots' pick wearing Tom Brady jersey

    Retired Kevin Faulk makes Patriots' pick wearing Tom Brady jersey

    Faulk stood up for his friend and former teammate, Tom Brady. … More »

    Shutdown Corner - 35 minutes ago
  • Wade From Downtown

    Wade From Downtown

    Dwyane Wade made a big three-pointer late to help seal the Heat victory. … More »

    NBA.com - 36 minutes ago
  • Scheduled IndyCar race on streets of Boston canceled

    Scheduled IndyCar race on streets of Boston canceled

    Now an IndyCar race is pulling out of Boston before it even began. Organizers of the Grand Prix of Boston, which had been planned for Labor Day weekend this year and again each year through 2020, told the open wheel circuit Friday that they have … More »

    AP - Sports - 37 minutes ago