• Complete effort by Preds leads to 2-1 series lead on Blues
Complete effort by Preds leads to 2-1 series lead on Blues

Ellis made a save on the goal line on a Blues power play late in the second period as the puck was moving toward the goal line. In Game 2, the Blues didn't surrender a single power play for the Predators. Louis had so much momentum inside the Scottrade Center during game two on April. 28 that this has become a serious contest. The Preds were razor-...

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  • Penguins' Crosby to miss Game 4 with concussion
Penguins' Crosby to miss Game 4 with concussion

Bobrovsky led the National Hockey League in both goals against (2.06) and save percentage (.931) as the Blue Jackets enjoyed the best season in franchise history. "We did that late in the game when we carried the play", Kunitz said. We're in the vague "no update" era of hockey injury coverage now, which means all kinds of scenarios will be floate...

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  • Ravens select Houston LB Bowser in 2nd round of NFL draft
Ravens select Houston LB Bowser in 2nd round of NFL draft

Wide receiver Josh Reynolds went to the Los Angeles Rams in the fourth round. "The Ravens are thrilled that T.J.'s wish to announce our first-round draft pick on Thursday night has been granted". The Ravens signed three starters - retaining nose tackle Brandon Williams and adding safety Tony Jefferson and cornerback Brandon Carr - for a total o...

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  • Sunderland relegated from Premier League after Bournemouth defeat
Sunderland relegated from Premier League after Bournemouth defeat

I am truly sorry that we have not been able to retain our top-flight status for them. King struck with two minutes remaining at the Stadium of Light to snatch a 1-0 win which finally ended the Black Cats' hopes of a fifth successive great escape.

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  • AOC is not running a 'sheltered workshop' for staff
AOC is not running a 'sheltered workshop' for staff

The AOC released a brief statement on Wednesday saying Tancred is "standing down from (his) position of AOC Director of Media and Communications pending the outcome of any investigation of the complaint made against (him) by Fiona de Jong".

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  • LEADING OFF: Pedroia set to return, Bundy emerging for O's
LEADING OFF: Pedroia set to return, Bundy emerging for O's

Barnes was hit with a four-game suspension today. You do it the way an earlier Red Sox reliever, Eduardo Rodriguez , did when Machado hit in the sixth. Throwing at the head is an entirely different issue though. Twins: Minnesota's Miguel Sano has been suspended for one game and fined by Major League Baseball for what the sport termed "aggressive...

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  • NFL prospect denies rape report made to police; no charges
NFL prospect denies rape report made to police; no charges

According to a police report obtained by TMZ, a 23-year-old female claims Conley raped her in a Cleveland hotel bathroom on April 9. The alleged victim claims that Conley asked her to have "a foursome", but that she declined and offered to watch the other couple have sex in the hotel bathroom, according to TMZ Sports.

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  • Bills opt not to match offer sheet for free agent Gillislee
Bills opt not to match offer sheet for free agent Gillislee

Gillislee's deal with the Patriots is for two years and worth $6.4 million, including $4 million in the first year, sources told ESPN. The Bills originally placed an original-round tender on Gillislee, which locked him into a one-year, $1.79 million deal unless another team beat that offer.

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  • Nadal wins historic 10th Monte Carlo title
Nadal wins historic 10th Monte Carlo title

Monaco's Prince Albert, center, applauds as he watches the men's finals match between Spain's Rafael Nadal and Spain's Albert Ramos-Vinolas at the Monte Carlo Tennis Masters tournament in Monaco, Sunday, April, 23, 2017. Nadal wasted three break points in the second game as Ramos levelled for 1-1, only for the claycourt king to win the next fi...

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  • Cards' Wainwright has HR, 4 RBIs in first win of season
Cards' Wainwright has HR, 4 RBIs in first win of season

Milwaukee added a run in the fourth on Orlando Arcia's run-scoring double, and Braun hit his sixth home run of the season in the eighth, making it a 6-3 game and extending the Brewers' streak of games with a home run to 13. "You watch film on recent stuff and try to figure out a way, you know, to get him out". Matt Carpenter was struck in the ri...

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  • West Ham's Andy Carroll set to miss Everton clash
West Ham's Andy Carroll set to miss Everton clash

Duffy broke a bone in his foot against Nottingham Forest and last week Brighton boss Chris Hughton admitted it was "touch and go" whether the Derry native would play again this season for a Seagulls side who have already secured promotion to the Premier League.

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  • Zlatan out for the season
Zlatan out for the season

Mourinho, who earlier this season made an apparent criticism of Smalling's pain threshold, said: "We have Daley Blind, who has experience in the position, and I think it is time for Jones and Smalling to be courageous - to risk". Up to 30 Manchester United fans are feared dead after a falling power cable electrocuted them in Nigeria as they w...

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  • Chelsea, Tottenham dominate PFA Team of the Year
Chelsea, Tottenham dominate PFA Team of the Year

We would be speaking about any of them in the same way. "We are talking of the team that maybe in the last five years has won European competitions, a manager that won the league with Juventus in Italy". We have improved, that is the reality. Goaded by Chelsea's fans and players, they burst into a 2-0 lead but ended up drawing 2-2 in a game tha...

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  • Man United edge past Anderlecht in extra time, reach Europa League semis
Man United edge past Anderlecht in extra time, reach Europa League semis

Henrikh Mkhitaryan again opened the scoring for United, as he did in Belgium, but his goal was cancelled out by Sofiane Hanni. The 19-year-old, who has made his senior team debut, is eligible to feature at the European Championship in the summer but his club manager suggests he should be left out.

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  • Soyuz space capsule carrying American, Russian blasts off
Soyuz space capsule carrying American, Russian blasts off

On the MS-04 patch, the ship is set against a depiction of a space station, as sketched by Soviet rocket scientist Konstantin Tsiolkovsky in 1883. "Thank you. Extending Whitson's mission ensures two US astronauts will be aboard the station this summer when otherwise only one - Fischer - would have been available, keeping USA research on track.

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  • Liverpool injuries force Klopp to wonders what if...?
Liverpool injuries force Klopp to wonders what if...?

We have a goalkeeper playing a brilliant season at Huddersfield Town. "If we let them cross 50 balls, it's pretty likely he will have some unsafe headers". With some luck and good form, there's the chance that the Reds could even wind up finishing in third place ahead of Manchester City who have the Manchester derby still to play.

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  • Tennis star Serena Williams hints she is pregnant in Snapchat selfie
Tennis star Serena Williams hints she is pregnant in Snapchat selfie

Serena Williams' "20 weeks" caption means she was pregnant while winning the Australian Open earlier this year. "I'm happy to confirm Serena is expecting a baby this fall", Los Angeles-based Bush Novak said. Looking back at Serena's recent Instagram post "fighting to get up this morning", fans were quick to diagnose "that morning sickness ain't...

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  • Lowry bounces back, Raptors edge Bucks to even series at 1-1
Lowry bounces back, Raptors edge Bucks to even series at 1-1

The Bulls, led by Robin Lopez , have pummeled the Celtics on the glass and in second-chance points. The career villain has captured Chicago's heart, emerging as the consummate teammate and a major reason the Bulls beat the top-seeded Boston Celtics two straight games on a court Rondo knows well from nine seasons wearing green.

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  • Patriots sign Super Bowl hero Butler, may trade him
Patriots sign Super Bowl hero Butler, may trade him

A sixth member of the team, linebacker Dont'a Hightower , is not attending but hasn't said whether the reason was rooted in politics. "We have to make our decisions for our team - not necessarily what the player's going to do for someone else".

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  • Schar wins wheelchair women at Boston Marathon
Schar wins wheelchair women at Boston Marathon

Rose Chelimo, the Kenyan-born runner who now represents Bahrain, was second in 2:22:51 while Jordan Hasay of the United States was third in 2:23:00. "It lived up to and exceeded all my expectations", Rupp told NBC. The 38-year-old policewoman, who missed the cut for the 2016 Rio Olympic Games, smashed her competition with an unofficial time of 2:...

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