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Penguins regroup; Predators look for road magic in Game 5

Colton Sissons (#10), goalie Juuse Saros (#74) and P.K. Subban (#76) of the Nashville Predators look on after allowing a fifth goal against the Pittsburgh Penguins in the second period in Game Five of the 2017 NHL Stanley Cup Final at PPG PAINTS Arena on June 8, 2017 in Pittsburgh , Pennsylvania. Read More »

Ruthless Pakistan shock England in Champions Trophy in semi-final in Cardiff

Pakistan will meet either India or Bangladesh in the Champions Trophy final on Sunday. England move on to a Twenty20 series against South Africa next week, but the disappointment of this defeat could linger for some time. The pair raced to a century stand in the 18th over and by the time Fakhar was stumped off Rashid for 57 and his partner bowled by Jake Ball, at 173-2, the game was up. Read More »

Blimp crashes at US Open, pilot taken to hospital

The National Transportation Safety Board said it would investigate the incident. According to the Washington County Sheriff's Department, the initial investigation revealed the blimp may have experienced mechanical problems prior to the crash. Read More »

Klay Thompson Invites Fan with Autographed Toaster to Warriors Parade


Since the moment Klay Thompson signed Ronnie Reyes's toaster, the Warriors went 31-2 and steamrolled their way to an NBA Championship. Reyes recalls the hilarious exchange with Thompson. Now that fan has a chance to party with the team. "Still can't believe it. Klay Thompson legit invited me to the parade last night". It's easy to find what sparked the Warriors' late-season surge. Read More »

MLB Predictions: Will Angels upset red-hot Yankees, Tanaka? 6/12/17


Would anyone have believed that the undisputed star of that outfield would be a barely heralded six-foot-seven 25-year-old rookie who needed 93 games to hit 19 homers at Triple-A last year but this year has hit 21 bombs in 58 big-league games? Jonathan Schoop hit a two-run homer for third-place Baltimore, which dropped 41/2 games behind the Yankees . Read More »

March of the Penguins! 650000 Pittsburgh fans celebrate Stanley Cup win

It would have been nice for a relatively new team to win its first Stanley Cup but I had no vested interest in the outcome. "The team came forward to me and asked ... The Penguins also won the Cup in 1991 and 1992. "Look at this scene". "We worked all year to get to this point". Thanks for your support. Yes, he said it without an exclamation point. Read More »

Castillo hits grand slam, Orioles beat White Sox 10

Davidson has a decent.332 wOBA with a hefty 45.8% hard-hit rate against right-handed pitching this season, and he's a solid fantasy option while the White Sox boast a 5.14 implied total this afternoon. If there was a bright spot for the White Sox on a long Wednesday night, it was Avisail Garcia , who hit two soft singles in his first two-at-bats then ripped a double down the third base line in the seventh. Read More »

Planned C-Section Before US Open

I'm here to play golf. The reasons for their absences couldn't be more different. The U.S. Open is an event that Scott has continually managed to be in the mix for and he has 28/1 odds to win this weekend. But despite only arriving at Erin Hills on Tuesday afternoon after Paulina Gretzky gave birth to the couple's second son - named River Jones - on Monday, Johnson was in a typically relaxed mood in his pre-tournament press conference. Read More »

America's Cup 2017: Wednesday's Semi-Finals Postponed Because Of High Winds

With the wind pumping well above the 24-knot limit at time for racing Peter Burling had sailed gingerly out of the harbour towards the race course only to return minutes later with a badly damaged wing-sail. Ainslie, a successful Olympic sailor, got the better of Burling at the start, ensuring a clean run over the line. But the third race of the day ended early for Artemis, as Emirates Team NZ slipped into the lead and Outteridge slid off his boat, as he transitioned across hulls. Read More »

Fowler, Harman lead through first 9 at US Open

The company that owns the blimp is AirSign. A statement distributed by the United States Golf Association said the blimp was not affiliated with the USGA or the U.S. The Washington County Sheriff's Office said its initial investigation shows the blimp may have experienced mechanical problems. Video of the blimp going down over the golf course near Hartford, Wisconsin, was captured by several people and posted to social media on Thursday afternoon. Read More »

Sheriff: Pilot in blimp crash seriously burned

The Federal Aviation Administration and National Transportation Safety Board have been contacted to assist with the investigation, according to the sheriff's office. This is the first year the golf tournament, one of the PGA's four majors, has been held at Erin Hills. Thanks to everyone for your concerns, the blimp pilot is being taken to the hospital but is expected to be ok . Read More »

ICC Champions Trophy : Pakistan knock England out to enter semi final, highlights

But after grafting to 128 for two to lay a solid platform against Pakistan , they lost eight wickets for 83 runs in an innings which included only 15 fours and not a single six. Mortaza told a press conference in Birmingham on Wednesday that not only his team that will be under pressure. "But if we are under pressure then I think India are under more pressure compared to us due to their huge population and the love for the game among common public", he said. Read More »

Lonzo Ball Stars in Hilarious Foot Locker Commercial


Lonzo recalled the "special day" when Lavar berated his high school coach in front of a crowd for not giving him enough touches. Ball is expected to be one of the top picks in the June 22 draft in Brooklyn, New York. All we really know about the NBA draft lottery hopeful is that he's quite good at basketball from his one season at UCLA and, well, that he has a dad who says a lot of insane stuff. Read More »

Red Sox reliever Tyler Thornburg out for season


The Red Sox said they expect Thornburg to be ready for 2018. The Red Sox acquired Thornburg from the Brewers on December 6 during the Winter Meetings for third baseman Travis Shaw and three prospects. Louis. The Sox had hoped to get Thornburg back to help boost the bullpen leading to closer Craig Kimbrel . Boston acquired Carson Smith from the Seattle Mariners two offseasons ago, and the right-hander pitched in just three games before missing the rest of the 2016 season after Tommy ... Read More »

MI officials criminally charged in Flint water crisis

Nick Lyon , director of the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS), was the highest-ranking official to be charged . The state had already filed charges against these individuals, but Schuette is now giving the four an additional felony charge of involuntary manslaughter related to Skidmore's death. Read More »

LeBron James In Play To Leave Cleveland Again In 2018

Rumors of him going to another big market like Los Angeles started to gain steam, including possibilities that he could land in a Los Angeles Lakers or L.A. Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James says he has no plans to play in the 3-on-3 tournament recently approved by the International Olympic Committee, but would want two Hall of Famers on his team if he did. Read More »

Draymond Green: Cavs Fans are 'Just Rude'


But after a draining loss to the Warriors in Game 3, the Cavs will have to guard against a letdown, not to mention Golden State's vaunted lineup that was built to dominate for years. "Their team was already kind of put together, and you just implement a guy that's ready to sacrifice, a great talent, a guy that's willing to do whatever it takes to help the team win", James said. Read More »

Penguins repeat as champions


Nothing splits up a potential dynasty more than the salary cap. Crosby becomes just the third back-to-back victor of the award, which was first handed out in 1965, after former Penguins captain Mario Lemieux (1991, 1992) and Philadelphia Flyers goaltender Bernie Parent (1974, 1975). Read More »

Champions Trophy: Bangladesh in strong position against India


After a surprise group defeat by Sri Lanka in a tournament featuring the world's top eight one-day global sides, India responded to the pressure of a "must-win" clash against South Africa with a commanding eight-wicket victory over the top-ranked Proteas at the Oval last weekend-a match where Kohli's unbeaten 76 helped him regain first place in the ODI batting rankings. Read More »

USGA: US Open will generate $120M for Wisconsin economy

Newly branded as the "ultimate test in golf", the U.S. Open has always been famed for its toughness and Erin Hills , the longest ever layout for a U.S. "Even though I came in late I didn't feel like I was behind the 8-ball at all because I got to prepare 10 days ago or so". A blimp flying over the U.S. Read More »

Ruthless India demolish South Africa in Champions Trophy


Read Also: England, Bangladesh fans look for semi-final tickets as Indians hold them " Today, those key moments in the game where you look for someone to take the initiative just seemed to pass South Africa by. That's a question can only be answered by people who are in control of making radical decisions. "And then 30-odd runs in ten overs was an outstanding start for us, and then we could build on from there and get those important breakthroughs", the Indian skipper added. Read More »

Blimp operator: Pilot 'OK' after US Open crash


Temperatures are expected in the high 80s with little chance of rain. McIlroy on Monday had voiced dismay at the decision, insisting that players who were unable to make the fairway shouldn't bother turning up to a tournament often described as the toughest test in golf . Read More »

Champions Trophy: Bangladesh set India 265-run target

After the opener's dismissal, Bangladesh needed to recalibrate for a final flourish in the late overs having laid a 154-run platform in the 28th over. What did the winning captain Virat Kohli say? Slight bounce from Mortaza as India get off the mark on the first ball. Sharma completed his 11th ODI hundred in style when he hooked Mustafizur for his first six in 111 balls also including 12 fours . Read More »

West Ham unable to play at home until September


With the Gunners promising to stage a serious title challenge this time around, it means Wenger will have to make sure his team is ready for the start of the campaign - unlike previous year. Liverpool have rejected Huddersfield's offer to re-sign goalkeeper Danny Ward after his successful loan spell last season, sources close to the clubs have told ESPN FC. Read More »