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Filipe Luis hails "great" Atletico Madrid win

He also dismissed suggestions they became distracted by the prospect of Tuesday's Champions League fixture against Atletico Madrid . The 33-year-old Jamaic...


Rays' Odorizzi injured, makes early exit vs. Red Sox

Exactly one week earlier, the Sox had blown a Chris Sale gem because their only run came on a bases-loaded, no-outs double play - also right after an error -...


Braves inaugurate stadium with win

In his first start this year, Cahill logged a loss with 5.2 innings, five hits and two earned runs. He got two victories for the USA team that won the 1996 Olym...


Both Madrid clubs into semi finals

Leicester's already hard task now took on Everest-like proportions as they were required to score three goals against a defence that had leaked only four so fa...


10 best tributes on 'Jackie Robinson Day'

It was a big day for baseball, American history, and Cairo, Georgia. "So, it's great to think about it and to hold the guys in high esteem but every day is J...


Champions League: Real Madrid storm into semi final

After Robert Lewandowski had scored a 53rd minute penalty for Bayern, an own-goal by Madrid defender Sergio Ramos in the 78th had given the German side a 2-1 ...


Isco's 2 goals keep Real Madrid on title track in Ronaldo's absence

Isco hinted that he could sign a contract extension with Real Madrid after his two-goal heroics against Sporting Gijon . Madrid will be hoping the in-for...


Butler serves up late Bulls run to shock Celtics

Crowder matched his career playoff high with 16 points as five Celtics reached double figures. Personally, I think the Celtics will take Game Two, but the B...


Marlins-Mariners-No-Hitter Alert

Otherwise, Chen has kept Seattle hitters guessing. The Vikings won their first women's soccer national title last fall, when they beat defending national ch...


Fizdale Fined $30000 for Tirade After Spurs Defeat

The disparity in calls had Fizdale fuming. "It was a very poorly officiated basketball game", Fizdale added, insinuating that he too is treated differently th...


Rangers aim to locate missing offense vs. Canadiens

The best-of-seven Eastern Conference quarter-final is tied 1-1 with Game 3 set for Sunday night in NY. "There's no secret - he has one of the hardest shots in t...


Leafs clinch playoff berth with win over Pens; Frederik Andersen injured

Curtis McElhinney came on in relief and made 12 saves as the Leafs beat the Pens 5-3 to clinch their first playoff berth since 2013, when they lost a first-roun...


Thunder Extra: Thunder-Rockets storylines

But the Rockets have just three playoff series victories in the last 20 years - the same number Harden had in 2012 alone as the Thunder's sixth man - and Hou...


On banner night, Cubs nip Dodgers in ninth

In future outings, Brett Anderson said he wants more consistency and to pitch deeper than he did on Thursday. At the very least, it's the last one Los Angele...


Heat down Cavaliers to stay alive, Jazz halt streaking Warriors

He's said they would try to take away the team's strength, which is Paul George . James had 13 double-doubles of points and rebounds and another 16 of points...


Juventus hold fear factor after beating Barcelona, says Leonardo Bonucci

Paulo Dybala's double and a Giorgio Chiellini header in Turin left Barca with a near-impossible task and despite firing plenty of shots at Gianluigi Buffon's g...


Matt Kucher Nails Hole-In-One On 16th At Masters

Kuchar, a former standout at Georgia Tech, raised his arms and began high-fiving everyone around him in the gallery. Awesome touch by Kuchar too, signing and ...


Begovic shares why Tottenham results are irrelevant after Chelsea title blow

MANCHESTER , England (AP) - A tactical masterclass from Jose Mourinho ensured the path to the English Premier League title will no longer be a procession for hi...


Shakespeare targets Champions League return for Leicester after fairytale ends

If Tuesday's performance is anything to go by, the side have certainly disproved the idea that they are a team with no Plan B. Although the side's Sunday League...


Paulo Dybala has just made a HUGE decision on his future

Barcelona was poised to equalise in the 21st minute after Lionel Messi evaded Sami Khedira to deliver a great ball to Andres Iniesta in the area, but Juvent...


Mike Babcock: Leafs need to 'earn' their way into playoffs

It's just catching up with the speed", Daley said. "(The Blue Jackets) have a back-to-back, too. However, Babcock announced Sunday morning that even though ...


Paul George bluntly criticizes teammates in postgame press conference

Cleveland is 12-0 when starting 2-0 in the postseason. The game ended with a Cleveland win, leading the series 2-0 against Indiana. "But we're right there o...


Young 'expected' Man United to dominate leaders Chelsea

Mourinho's Manchester United side stunned the league leaders with a 2-0 victory at the weekend , which helped the Red Devils exact revenge for the two previous ...


Zack Wheeler scuffles in first start for Mets since 2014

Wheeler had a strong first inning, but he struggled from there. Chen gave up one run and seven hits in six innings with five strikeouts and one walk. Working ...


Liverpool receive huge injury boost: He could return for this game

Adam Lallana today confirmed he is ready to "step up" his rehabilitation from a thigh injury. Lallana has missed Liverpool's last four matches and, although t...


Wilmington runners excel at 121st Boston Marathon

Her boyfriend blocked the official himself and ran him off the course. This helped speed up her recovery time. Footage from yesterday's race showed Granvill...


John Terry to leave Chelsea F.C. at end of the season

However, with his current deal expiring this summer, it has been confirmed that he will not be signing a new deal and with a desire to continue playing, he will...


Boise State drops wrestling program, leaving many with questions about future

The school is shifting priorities to another sport: baseball. A report from the Idaho State Board Of Education released Monday found BSU wrestling brought in ne...


Badminton: Kashyap, Harsheel in China Masters PQFs

Changzhou (China), April 19: Indian shuttlers Parupalli Kashyap and Harsheel Dani advanced to the pre-quarterfinals of the China Masters Grand Prix Gold here on...


Leicester's Champions League campaign in numbers

But with Leicester now 12th in the Premier League table, there are no expectations they will return to Europe's top table anytime soon. 'It may all be over ...


Hazelton's Carol Huynh going to sports hall of fame

Whitfield, 41, who captured gold at the Sydney Games in 2000 and silver eight years later in Beijing, said while he always dreamt of hearing O Canada and watchi...


Chris Mueller: Penguins' Game 4 loss no reason for fans to sweat

The Blue Jackets never gained possession, but there is some gray area. Instead of focusing on grinding the Penguins down, maybe they should start to focus on pu...


Lance Stephenson needs to control himself better — Paul George

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Indiana Pacers star Paul George is attacking critics of his recent postgame comments. LeBron James, for instance, has not been silent abou...


Ronaldo in a league of his own - Zidane

In a quarter-final you have to have a referee with more quality, I think. For the first time, I've got some sort of mad rage inside me, because we had a shaft...


Oklahoma City Thunder at Houston Rockets - 4/19/17 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction

When Adams laid his screen on Beverley, it nearly seemed like an Oklahoma City's Most Wanted moment. Lou Williams also managed to make just three of his 11 sh...