Pivotal Game 5 awaits Boston as it returns home vs. Wizards

In a first-round series with the Atlanta Hawks, the Wizards closed them out on the road in six games. Wall has his hands full defensively this series with Isaiah Thomas in flamethrower mode, and the task doesn't get easier, with a rested Kyrie Irvi... More..

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Reynolds, Rockies Rough Up Cubs 10-4 In Doubleheader Opener
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Reynolds, Rockies Rough Up Cubs 10-4 In Doubleheader Opener

And he was helped when left fielder Kyle Schwarber threw put Carlos Gonzalez at the plate. The scheduled game between the Rockies and Chicago Cubs was postponed because of rain later in the day. "I had my o...More..

What we learned from Canelo Alvarez versus Julio Cesar Chavez Jr
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

What we learned from Canelo Alvarez versus Julio Cesar Chavez Jr

Surprisingly, the majority of the crowd was rooting for Chavez Jr. Before the PPV action starts at 9 p.m. ET, HBO Boxing will offer a live video stream (shown above) for the preliminary portion of the car...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

NHL Playoffs: Washington Capitals overwhelm Pittsburgh Penguins to force Game 7

FILE- This May 13, 2009 file photo shows Pittsburgh Penguins goalie Marc-Andre Fleury (29) making a save on Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin (8), from Russian Federation, during the firs...More..

Klitschko 'one punch' from knocking Joshua out
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Klitschko 'one punch' from knocking Joshua out

The first four rounds were fairly even, with both fighters showing each other respect. "All the questions got answered tonight", Bellew told the Liverpool Echo. Today, however, Joshua made his most definitive c...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Ramos: Real Madrid squad one of most complete ever

For four consecutive seasons team Diego Simeone stops in the Champions League is on the neighbors of the "Real". "We can talk about those two (James and Morata ) and all the players who play less. Despite hi...More..

Prosecutor says Hernandez conviction must stand
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Prosecutor says Hernandez conviction must stand

Refusing to speculate about what motivated Hernandez to kill himself, Garsh said the process is clear: if a defendant dies while his conviction is still under review, the conviction judgment must be vacated. ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Antonio Conte "excited" by title prospect

The "Special One" was long gone by the time Chelsea defeated Wigan 8-0 on the final day of the season to lift English football's leading prize again four years after they had previously done so. Boro, who nee...More..

NHL playoffs: Capitals dominate the Penguins to force a deciding Game 7
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

NHL playoffs: Capitals dominate the Penguins to force a deciding Game 7

Pittsburgh has won the three previous deciding games, the last in 2009 in Washington on its way to the Stanley Cup. When the Caps went down 3-1, Trotz stressed to the media that he wanted to see more joy in ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Mourinho goads Wenger after defeat at Arsenal

Here are five key players to watch ahead of the midweek away tie . They were walking the streets with heads low . Manchester United will receive nearly £40 million in Europa League prize money if they progr...More..

Spurs, Rockets try to wake up NBA's sleepy second round
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Spurs, Rockets try to wake up NBA's sleepy second round

He missed the rest of the game, leaving the Toyota Center to undergo an MRI. Especially from the Rockets, who converted 19-of-43 three-pointers (44.2-percent) and outscored the Spurs 68-51 in the second half en...More..

I am relaxed now: Antonio Conte
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

I am relaxed now: Antonio Conte

And so, another routine victory for Antonio Conte's champions elect, who could seal the deal if/when they manage to beat West Brom this coming Friday. I'm working hard every day to show my best and I'm so hap...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Raptors PG Lowry will opt out of final year of contract

The first question the Raptors have to figure out is the future of Kyle Lowry , who confirmed at his exit interview on Monday that he will opt out of the final year of his contract and hit unrestricted free ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Barcelona vice president hopeful Lionel Messi will stay at club

If we do that, Atletico Madrid will cause some harm", he said. However, he may not be headed back to Atletico but rather across Madrid to Real or even Barcelona next season with both willing to meet his 2...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

'Cheater' Maria Sharapova should not be allowed to play again: Eugenie Bouchard

This does not please Bouchard at all. The Russian said she did not realize the drugs she had been using for the past 10 years was declared a banned substance by WADA on January 1 2016. However, Sharapova migh...More..

The View From Pluto: The Browns Draft Smart, But Who's The Quarterback?
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

The View From Pluto: The Browns Draft Smart, But Who's The Quarterback?

All of my linemen enjoyed hearing it. Berry, who oversees the Browns' scouting pro and college scouting efforts, traveled to Arlington, Texas, in September to watch Garrett and Texas A&M play Arkansas. Right ...More..

Jeffrey Schlupp admits Crystal Palace weren't 'at it' against Manchester City
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Jeffrey Schlupp admits Crystal Palace weren't 'at it' against Manchester City

The 31-year-old centre-back has now completed 90 minutes in five of City's past six Premier League games - equalling his best run since last season, when an injury ravaged campaign ended with him limping out of...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Hoiberg not expecting Rondo to be available for Game 6

Jimmy Butler is also experiencing discomfort with knee soreness, but Hoiberg said the Bulls star would play Friday. Jimmy Butler is averaging 22.6 points and 7.4 rebounds while Dwyane Wade is averaging 17.6 p...More..

Team India announced for Champions Trophy
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Team India announced for Champions Trophy

He was India's spearhead in Australia then. The BCCI has said it was still keeping its legal options open, indicating the row with ICC is not yet over. Standbyes: Suresh Raina, Dinesh Karthik, Kuldeep Yadav, Ri...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Cristiano Ronaldo to miss Real Madrid's match at Granada

However, Simeone's Midas touch has not translated into knockout competitions. "Atletico will have their weapons and we have to try to continue on our path, which has got us to where we are. Real Madrid won t...More..

Ricky Stenhouse Jr. scores 1st career Cup win with last-lap pass
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Ricky Stenhouse Jr. scores 1st career Cup win with last-lap pass

Chase Elliott (24) get airborne as AJ Allmendinger (47) flips on the backstretch in a crash involving multiple drivers bringing out a red flag during the Camping World 500 auto race at Talladega Superspeedway...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Mets SS Cabrera not seriously injured on left thumb

It's something NY does not have right now and must get in order to turn things around in the coming years. This will be Urena's first start since September 28 of last season, when he faced the Mets and took the...More..

Bills hire Carolina's Beane as general manager
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Bills hire Carolina's Beane as general manager

Beane spent the past 19 years with the Panthers. Green Bay general manager Ted Thompson has given no public indication of when he plans to retire, and a number of potential successors - namely former Packers ex...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Messi nets double as Barca cruise to victory

Messi's late penalty - the 108th La Liga goal Barcelona have scored this season - came after Costa was adjudged to have handled in his penalty area. A double from the Argentine either side of a Luis Suare...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Antonio Conte's Daughter Produced Emotional Tribute To Her Father At Stamford Bridge

Cesc Fabregas urged Chelsea to wrap up the Premier League title on Friday after the leaders moved within touching distance of the silverware thanks to the Spaniard's inspired display. "Then we had to play again...More..

Judge erases Aaron Hernandez's 2013 murder conviction
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Judge erases Aaron Hernandez's 2013 murder conviction

The judge who presided at Hernandez's trial in Lloyd's killing has scheduled a hearing Tuesday. After a judge ruled that a long-standing legal principle in MA requires the vacating of Hernandez's conviction, ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Draymond Green is disappointed in the Cavs Eastern Conference competition so far

Not only did the Warriors beat the Jazz by double digits in all four of their games, the Jazz led for a grand total of 11 minutes and 55 seconds for the entire series. Stephen Curry did his part as well, with a...More..

Rajon Rondo Believes Bulls Would've Swept Celtics Had He Not Gotten Hurt
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Rajon Rondo Believes Bulls Would've Swept Celtics Had He Not Gotten Hurt

Unfortunately, he was sidelined due to a thumb fracture and they got knocked out of the playoffs. While the biggest buzz focused on the relationship between the group and Ray Allen - who severed ties with a n...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Concussion spotter couldn't pull Crosby for hitting boards

Caps coach Barry Trotz pushed all the right buttons in this series after the Game 4 loss. According to a report from the USA Today , the concussion spotters had no authority to pull Crosby off the ice after th...More..

NCAA approves early signing period, redshirt revision proposed
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

NCAA approves early signing period, redshirt revision proposed

It coincides with midyear junior college transfers signing period. Everybody is talking about moving it forward and having an early signing period - and I heard July, early signing date. Elite recruits figure t...More..