News: Sports

NFL community, stunned by Cortez Kennedy's death, reacts with sorrow

Tuesday  23:09,   23 may 2017
Sporting News

Cortez Kennedy's death at age 48 shocked those in and around the NFL. When the news broke Tuesday, it became immediately clear how the Pro Football Hall of Famer was respected among his peers.Kennedy, an eight-time Pro Bowler and five-time[...]

Senators need peak Karlsson, who's 'not really' hindered by injury

Tuesday  23:09,   23 may 2017
theScore

The Ottawa Senators are hoping a little extra rest will pay off for their superstar. Captain Erik Karlsson sat out the second half of a lopsided Game 5 loss to the Pittsburgh Penguins, but he maintains it was solely for precautionary reasons and not [...]

Blue Jays looking to bounce back in Milwaukee

Tuesday  23:08,   23 may 2017
Toronto Star

The Blue Jays have dropped back to seven games under .500 with a 2-3 road trip and are 2-5 in the last seven. The Jays enjoyed their first off-day on Monday since May 4 and just their second day without a game since April 7. The Jays are just 2-7 in [...]

Sens mull lineup changes for Game 6

Tuesday  23:08,   23 may 2017
MSN

OTTAWA - Colin White might make his NHL post-season debut when the Ottawa Senators face elimination in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference final tonight. Head coach Guy Boucher hinted at either White or veteran Chris Kelly drawing into the lineup if[...]

Watch: High school player flaunts major league bat flip

Tuesday  20:26,   23 may 2017
theScore

Turco GC HR just fair makes it 7-4. pic.twitter.com/k7RP3jrMvW— David Housel (@CoachHousel) May 21, 2017His name is Chris Turco, he plays baseball for Gloucester Catholic High School in New Jersey, and when he hits dingers, he's going to flip his[...]

2017 NHL Draft: Who’s afraid of Michael Rasmussen?

Tuesday  20:26,   23 may 2017
MSN

***ImagePlaceholder*** https://cdn0.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/mZjQSRNbuEaPIWe3xdKMbrMXxS4=/0x356:3000x2044/1920x1080/cdn0.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/54839609/478871448.0.jpg Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images Rasmussen could go in the top 5[...]

Donaldson, Tulowitzki inch closer to Blue Jays return

Tuesday  20:26,   23 may 2017
Toronto Star

BALTIMORE—Injured Blue Jay Josh Donaldson made his first rehab appearance on Monday night in Dunedin, Fla., while Troy Tulowitzki returned to action in the same game.It’s been a month since either the third baseman, recovering from a calf injury,[...]

Blue Jays’ Travis finds sweet spot after sour start

Tuesday  19:25,   23 may 2017
Toronto Star

BALTIMORE—For Blue Jay Devon Travis, recent success at the plate has been doubly sweet.After hitting just .130 in April, the second baseman has been a doubles machine in May and, just as important, healthy after a long rehabilitation from a[...]

Senators playoff run touchy subject for fan base: Arthur

Tuesday  17:01,   23 may 2017
Toronto Star

OTTAWA—On Monday afternoon, with the Ottawa Senators down 3-2 in the Eastern Conference final, the man who runs the SensNation blog — his name is Owen, an Ottawa professional who, like at least one other source in this story, prefers his last name[...]

Warriors ready for third straight NBA Finals appearance

Tuesday  17:01,   23 may 2017
Sportsnet

The Warriors became the first team in league history to open the playoffs 12-0, which provides them with a week of rest prior to their third straight finals appearance. Golden State will host Game 1 of the NBA Finals on June 1 against either[...]

Strome sets record, Otters demolish Sea Dogs at Mastercard Memorial Cup

Tuesday  17:01,   23 may 2017
Sportsnet

Strome sets record, Otters demolish Sea Dogs at Mastercard Memorial CupWINDSOR, Ont. — The Erie Otters talked about it. Dylan Strome went out and did[...]

Raptors GM Jeff Weltman to join Orlando Magic as president

Tuesday  17:01,   23 may 2017
Sportsnet

Raptors GM Jeff Weltman to join Orlando Magic as presidentWeltman will join the Magic as their president of basketball operations, a Raptors team official confirmed to The Canadian Press on Monday. The deal has not been[...]

NBA playoffs 2017: Warriors make history with sweep of Spurs

Tuesday  11:51,   23 may 2017
Sporting News

NBA playoffs 2017: Warriors make history with sweep of SpursThe Warriors obviously weren't done sweeping teams from the NBA[...]

Muddled Murray searching for form ahead of French Open

Tuesday  10:37,   23 may 2017
Reuters

Muddled Murray searching for form ahead of French OpenBy[...]

Sense of injustice fuels TFC ahead of Canadian semi vs. Ottawa

Tuesday  09:56,   23 may 2017
Sportsnet

Sense of injustice fuels TFC ahead of Canadian semi vs. OttawaDown 2-1 on aggregate in extra time of the second leg of last June’s final, Toronto FC needed a goal in order to win the tie on the away goals rule and prevent the Vancouver Whitecaps[...]