News: Sports

Golden Knights improbable season is no figment of imagination

Wednesday  14:52,   18 april 2018
Sportsnet

Imagine putting another hockey team – an ice hockey team – in the desert and plopping it down behind the casinos on the Las Vegas Strip. Imagine stocking it with players other teams didn’t want, and asking working people who had never seen hockey[...]

Tough times: Bucks blown out in Game 2 despite shooting nearly 60 percent

Wednesday  14:52,   18 april 2018
theScore

The Milwaukee Bucks have had a frustrating couple of days in Boston. After dropping the opener of their first-round series to the Celtics in overtime on Sunday, they watched Boston come out hard in Game 2 on Tuesday and roll to a 120-106 win.[...]

Cormier believes Khabib will be 'the only guy that never loses' an MMA fight

Wednesday  14:52,   18 april 2018
theScore

Sometimes it takes greatness to recognize greatness, and UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier thinks he's spotted one of his own. The 39-year-old isn't shy to share how much he believes in American Kickboxing Academy teammate and[...]

Oubre shrugs off Drake's trash talk: 'It's pretty cool' to be associated with him

Wednesday  13:27,   18 april 2018
theScore

Oubre shrugs off Drake's trash talk: 'It's pretty cool' to be associated with himDrake was caught on camera calling Oubre a "bum" as the shooting guard ran past him, but the Washington Wizards star brushed that off when asked about[...]

Von Miller 'followed the rules' after catching shark on fishing trip

Wednesday  13:27,   18 april 2018
theScore

Von Miller 'followed the rules' after catching shark on fishing tripIn his first public comments on Tuesday since the incident in question, Miller says he was "shocked" to have caught a hammerhead shark at all and that he later released the[...]

Capitals beat Blue Jackets 3-2 in 2OT, pull to 2-1 in series

Wednesday  10:31,   18 april 2018
MSN

Capitals beat Blue Jackets 3-2 in 2OT, pull to 2-1 in seriesCOLUMBUS, Ohio - The Washington Capitals needed a lucky bounce to finally get an overtime win in Game 3 in their intense first-round playoff series with the Columbus Blue[...]

Ben Kuzma: Baertschi, Granlund thrown lifeline to shore up their games

Wednesday  09:57,   18 april 2018
The Province

Ben Kuzma: Baertschi, Granlund thrown lifeline to shore up their gamesSven Baertschi and Markus Granlund have hit a fork in the career[...]

Fantastic first impression of Cooper Marody, the return on the Patrick Maroon trade

Wednesday  09:50,   18 april 2018
Edmonton Journal

Fantastic first impression of Cooper Marody, the return on the Patrick Maroon tradeFor what it’s worth, I had a fantastic first impression of Edmonton Oilers prospect Cooper Marody from his last game of the year in Bakersfield in the American Hockey [...]

DeRozan's offensive evolution on full display in 2 wins vs. Wizards

Wednesday  07:55,   18 april 2018
theScore

DeRozan's offensive evolution on full display in 2 wins vs. WizardsDeRozan made a name for himself as an isolation threat and midrange maestro who defied the modern game by becoming an All-Star shooting guard while operating inside the 3-point[...]

Wild's Boudreau: Missed call on Morrissey cross-check 'cost us' Game 4

Wednesday  07:50,   18 april 2018
theScore

Wild's Boudreau: Missed call on Morrissey cross-check 'cost us' Game 4After dropping the game by a score of 2-0, the Wild now find themselves on the brink of elimination. And after the game, Boudreau expressed his displeasure about Josh[...]

NFL Rumors: Tom Brady Leading ‘Pushback’ Against Bill Belichick’s Culture

Wednesday  07:50,   18 april 2018
NESN

NFL Rumors: Tom Brady Leading ‘Pushback’ Against Bill Belichick’s CultureBut is it something more than that? NBC Sports Boston’s Tom E. Curran wrote in a column Monday that the current discontent within the Patriots organization stems from Brady,[...]

Edmonton Oilers’ Connor McDavid visits Humboldt Broncos players in hospital

Wednesday  07:21,   18 april 2018
Global News

The Edmonton Oilers captain said Tuesday that he hopes his visit helped to "put some smiles on some faces" and called the visit to Saskatchewan an emotional experience.Edmonton Oilers captain Connor McDavid travelled to Humboldt and[...]

Staal says ref apologized for no call; Morrissey calls it an accident

Wednesday  06:51,   18 april 2018
theScore

Staal says ref apologized for no call; Morrissey calls it an accidentThe veteran Minnesota Wild forward was "pretty hot" over the no call and told TSN's Darren Dreger the official apologized to him for missing the Winnipeg Jets defenseman's apparent [...]

Hellebuyck perfect as Jets shut out Wild 2-0

Wednesday  06:18,   18 april 2018
MSN

Hellebuyck perfect as Jets shut out Wild 2-0Hellebuyck, who was named a Vezina Trophy finalist earlier in the day, bounced back from getting pulled after giving up six goals in the Game 3 loss with a steady performance in net for Winnipeg.[...]

Chivas tops Toronto FC 2-1 in opening leg

Wednesday  06:18,   18 april 2018
MSN

Chivas tops Toronto FC 2-1 in opening legRodolfo Pizarro scored in the second minute as many fans in the near-sellout crowd of 29,925 were settling into their seats. Alan Pulido scored the go-ahead goal for Chivas on a free kick in the 72nd[...]