News: Sports

Iaquinta's Twitter rant targets former foes, Reebok, Northcutt

Wednesday  06:56,   26 april 2017
theScore

Iaquinta's Twitter rant targets former foes, Reebok, NorthcuttNo man is safe from the zany ire of "Raging" Al[...]

MLB: Multiple groups have submitted bids to buy Marlins

Wednesday  06:56,   26 april 2017
MSN

MLB: Multiple groups have submitted bids to buy MarlinsMIAMI - Derek Jeter and Jeb Bush still haven't touched all the bases in their bid to buy the Miami Marlins. Far from[...]

Oilers-Ducks Preview: 3 players who could tip the scales

Wednesday  02:25,   26 april 2017
theScore

The Anaheim Ducks and Edmonton Oilers are set to duke it out for Central Division bragging rights in a second-round playoff series. Here are three players who could make a huge impact and give their team the edge. Rickard Rakell In case you missed[...]

Second round picks: Sens through, Oilers halted

Wednesday  02:25,   26 april 2017
MSN

For the second straight spring, Alex Ovechkin and the Washington Capitals will go down at the hands of Sidney Crosby and the Pittsburgh Penguins in the second round of the Stanley Cup playoffs. Why will Crosby & Co. emerge once more? We[...]

Raptors look to close out Bucks in Milwaukee

Tuesday  23:21,   25 april 2017
MSN

TORONTO - The Toronto Raptors are hoping to do what they haven't been able to accomplish three times in recent years — close out a playoff series in Game 6 on the road. The Raptors failed to do so last year against Indiana and Miami, although[...]

Vancouver Canucks to hire Travis Green as head coach

Tuesday  22:12,   25 april 2017
Sportsnet

The Vancouver Canucks will hire Travis Green to be their new head coach, Sportsnet has confirmed.Green has spent the past four seasons behind the bench of Vancouver’s AHL affiliate in[...]

Projected first-round pick Gareon Conley accused of rape

Tuesday  22:08,   25 april 2017
Sportsnaut

Gareon Conley has been named in a police report from a woman who claims he raped her, and the former Ohio State star insists the allegations are completely fabricated. According to a police report obtained by TMZ, a 23-year-old female[...]

Ryan Leaf has found his calling. It's not football

Tuesday  22:08,   25 april 2017
USA TODAY

Last week Ryan Leaf was discussing plans to attend the event linked to his unofficial title: Biggest NFL Draft Bust Ever. Yes, the retired quarterback will be at the NFL draft Thursday for the first time since the San Diego Chargers[...]

Martin sounds off on umpires: 'You feel like you get cheated'

Tuesday  21:16,   25 april 2017
theScore

The Toronto Blue Jays' frustrations continued to boil over after a 2-1 loss to the Los Angeles Angels on Monday pushed them back to nine games under .500. Toronto split the four-game set with Los Angeles, a series that saw the Blue Jays involved [...]

Maple Leafs won't stand pat in off-season, Lamoriello vows

Tuesday  21:16,   25 april 2017
Toronto Star

One way or another, the Maple Leafs will be better next year.Whether it’s the natural progress of young players, trades or free agent signings, that’s the promise from the team’s front office in a season wrap-up press conference after players had[...]

Ten burning questions heading into the 2017 NFL Draft

Tuesday  19:32,   25 april 2017
Sportsnaut

The 2017 NFL Draft is right around the corner. Teams are making their final preparations. The draft’s best prospects are converging on Philadelphia, each of them ready to find out what the future holds for them. It’s the most-exciting time of the[...]

How Norman Powell swung the series vs. Milwaukee in Toronto's favor

Tuesday  19:32,   25 april 2017
theScore

TORONTO - Outside of a season-saving performance against the Indiana Pacers in the first round of last year's playoffs, Norman Powell entered the Raptors' first-round series against the Milwaukee Bucks - and the Raptors' starting lineup[...]

Dale Earnhardt, Jr. to retire after 2017 season

Tuesday  19:31,   25 april 2017
Sports Illustrated

Dale Earnhardt, Jr. announced on Tuesday he will retire from competitive racing after the 2017 season. Dale Earnhardt, Jr. announced on Tuesday he will retire from competitive racing after the 2017[...]

4 surprising rookies who are lighting MLB on fire

Tuesday  18:38,   25 april 2017
theScore

The first three weeks of the 2017 Major League Baseball season have come and gone, and while American League Rookie of the Year favorite Andrew Benintendi is tearing the cover off the ball to the tune of a .347/.415/.444 slash line, a number of[...]

Nobody live-tweets blowouts better than the Trail Blazers Twitter account

Tuesday  17:39,   25 april 2017
For The Win

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