• Preds take Game 3 versus St. Louis, regain series 2-1
Preds take Game 3 versus St. Louis, regain series 2-1

Ellis produced a goal and a helper in Game 2, staking the Predators to a 2-1 lead before St. Louis rallied in the third period for a 3-2 decision. Shattenpik: So, remember the trade deadline when the Capitals got the big fish in Kevin Shattenkirk ? Something had to give in this game.

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  • Back home, Preds eager to rebound off 1st postseason loss
Back home, Preds eager to rebound off 1st postseason loss

Nashville struck first in the game with a power-play goal by Colin Wilson midway through the first and carried that lead into the second where P.K. Subban scored to make it a 2-0 game. That set the stage for Tarasenko's game victor with 3:51 to play. "I think he was a little frustrated with himself in the first series; he's a premier goal scorer ...

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  • Bears' Bandwagon Trade for Trubisky, Forget about Glennon
Bears' Bandwagon Trade for Trubisky, Forget about Glennon

While there are probably some UNC/Chicago fans out there, for the most part, Trubisky will be the only Bear that Tar Heel fans will care about. Then Pace offered up a little bit of a more questionable statement, essentially saying that Glennon was fine with the move.

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  • Sultan Azlan Shah Cup: India beat New Zealand 3-0
Sultan Azlan Shah Cup: India beat New Zealand 3-0

Boosted by support from the spectator galleries, Malaysia took the lead through a penalty corner conversion by Razie Rahim in the eighth minute, only to see Japan equalise in the 40th minute penalty corner strike by Shota Yamada. The Black Sticks' hope of coming back into the game in the third quarter was dented with a strong defensive structure sh...

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  • Sharapova Stumbles In Comeback, Falls To Mladenovic In Stuttgart SFs; Halep Upset
Sharapova Stumbles In Comeback, Falls To Mladenovic In Stuttgart SFs; Halep Upset

The ranking points Sharapova has collected from her return to action mean she is already close to rejoining the top 250 on Monday, but victory in the semi-finals would have guaranteed a spot in the top 200. However, the five-time Grand Slam victor and two-time Roland Garros champion must now wait until May 16 to see whether she has been awarded a w...

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  • Funny Real Madrid Memes: Relive Real Madrid's Victory
Funny Real Madrid Memes: Relive Real Madrid's Victory

The case for video referees has become stronger after Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo scored a controversial hat-trick to send Bayern Munich crashing out of the UEFA Champions League on Tuesday. Earlier this week, Madrid officials had said the game would be categorised as "high risk". They can't have. Bigger/better teams attack more. Neuer...

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  • Pirates beat Cubs 6-5 as Ngoepe becomes first African in MLB
Pirates beat Cubs 6-5 as Ngoepe becomes first African in MLB

On debut against the Chicago Cubs, Ngoepe enjoyed some success already, recording a hit and a run as a pinch hitter. The scoring started when Jordy Mercer hit a one-out home run in the top of the 1st inning. "At times , I thought it was really good, but at times I thought it was aimed too low to start with", said Hurdle of Taillon, who allo...

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  • Andy Murray beats Albert Ramos-Vinolas to reach Barcelona Open semifinals
Andy Murray beats Albert Ramos-Vinolas to reach Barcelona Open semifinals

Spanis superstar Rafael Nadal and Alexander Zverev are not going to meet each other once again in Barcelona this time out as the German was upset by South Korean youngster Hyeon Chung on Thursday (April 27). "These young players have a lot of character so I took to the court with respect, perhaps too much, but in the second set I started domina...

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  • Ramirez gets 1st RBIs of season, Red Sox top Pirates 4-3
Ramirez gets 1st RBIs of season, Red Sox top Pirates 4-3

Knuckleballer Steven Wright was a revelation for the Boston Red Sox past year, winning 13 games in his first full season as a starter and earning a selection to the All-Star Game. Sale struck out 12 batters, including five in a row during a stretch in which he retired the final 10 batters he faced. They arrived just before 1 a.m.

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  • Cardinals Sweep Doubleheader from Blue Jays
Cardinals Sweep Doubleheader from Blue Jays

Relief pitcher Trevor Rosenthal came on in the ninth for the save, as regular closer Seung-Hwan Oh pitched in Thursday's afternoon game. The Blue Jays were in control for the majority of the game, but immediately lost the lead once Stroman was removed.

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  • Anthony Joshua defeats Wladimir Klitschko in world heavyweight epic
Anthony Joshua defeats Wladimir Klitschko in world heavyweight epic

Anthony Joshua was knocked down for the first time in his professional career but maintained his flawless knockout percentage in defeating Wladimir Klitschko on Saturday in London. He took the best punches from Klitschko (64-5), and survived to knock out a future Hall of Famer. Indeed, in what was perhaps the most courageous couple of minutes ...

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  • Josh Dobbs: Steelers add backup QB with Josh Dobbs at 135
Josh Dobbs: Steelers add backup QB with Josh Dobbs at 135

There's no shortage of news out there about Dobbs' intelligence off the football field being a real-life rocket scientist at Tennessee, but it's the combination of intelligence and raw skills that make this an interesting pick. However, as a senior at Tennessee, Dobbs' touchdown total went up to 39, and his completion percentage increased from un...

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  • Caleb Brantley: Browns add falling DL Caleb Brantley in 6th
Caleb Brantley: Browns add falling DL Caleb Brantley in 6th

The Browns knew they would take heat for picking a player accused of hitting a woman nearly 200 pounds lighter than him. His stock plummeted when he was charged with misdemeanor battery for allegedly punching Chelsea Austin at a Gainesville, Fla., bar on April 13.

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  • JuJu Smith-Schuster Drafted By Steelers In Second Round
JuJu Smith-Schuster Drafted By Steelers In Second Round

Despite his youth, he brings plenty of experience, playing in 40 games in three seasons at USC. "He's a big, good-sized receiver who was very productive out there at USC", Steelers offensive coordinator Todd Haley said. The other thought process may be that Smith Schuster was the best player left on the Steelers board. Quarterback Ben Roethlisb...

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  • Otley's Lizzie Deignan wins women's Tour de Yorkshire
Otley's Lizzie Deignan wins women's Tour de Yorkshire

Tanfield - who was in the crowd when the Tour de France's opening stage finished in Harrogate three years ago - admitted he was disappointed with his performance on stage one from Bridlington to Scarborough, when he was 93rd, but that proved a blessing in disguise.

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  • Jets WR Smith out for season with torn ACL
Jets WR Smith out for season with torn ACL

A year ago saw the former Ohio State standout miss all but four games after returning from a torn ACL he suffered as a rookie. He's been limited to 14 games due to injury, thanks to a torn ACL suffered during his rookie campaign. The GM said the Jets considered this "a good year for receivers in terms of depth and value, so it just kind of work its...

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  • RPS look to maintain momentum, take on Gujarat Lions
RPS look to maintain momentum, take on Gujarat Lions

Despite, starting the Super Over with a front-foot no ball and bowling a wide in the second delivery, Bumrah deceived both McCullum and Finch with a combination of yorkers and slow in-dippers as Gujarat managed just six runs from it. The India worldwide will not like to miss out a match at this crucial juncture, having already scored 309 ru...

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  • Tony Pulis expects warm welcome for Craig Shakespeare at West Brom
Tony Pulis expects warm welcome for Craig Shakespeare at West Brom

Vardy appeared lost and ineffectual at times during those hard final months under Ranieri but his ruthlessly taken strike here takes Leicester to 40 points and virtually secures top-flight football next season. "We are disappointed in the dressing room but we have another game against a tough opponent on Saturday". Mahrez curled another effort wi...

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  • ESPN's Footage Of Chad Kelly Waiting To Be Picked Is So Depressing
ESPN's Footage Of Chad Kelly Waiting To Be Picked Is So Depressing

The Mr. Irrelevant festivities have been going on for more than four decades. Obviously the last pick of the draft never amounts to anything, right? One of Kelly's questions to coach Mike McCoy was how quickly he could get his hand on the playbook.

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  • National Football League Browns choose Garrett first in NFL entry draft
National Football League Browns choose Garrett first in NFL entry draft

The 6-foot-4, 272-pound defensive end had been atop virtually every mock draft as the consensus No. 1 overall pick for months - though there was late speculation that Cleveland might reach for North Carolina quarterback Mitchell Trubisky the No.

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