Columbus Blue Jackets vs. Pittsburgh Penguins - 4/16/17 NHL Pick, Odds, and Prediction

This year is Oliver Bjorkstrand's first time in the National Hockey League playoffs, yet the 22-year old is doing well generating offensive chances. Cam Atkinson had two goals for Columbus, and Zach Werenski and Brandon Dubinsky also scored. T... More..

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National Hockey League playoffs: Henrik Lundqvist helps Rangers in win over Canadiens

He may be 4-8-1 with a goals against approaching four per game his last how many regular season visits to Montreal, but Lundqvist is also 3-0 with a 2.01 GAA, .938 save percentage, and one shutout in four caree...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Pittsburgh Steelers chairman Dan Rooney passes away at age 84

As you can see below, the helmet decal includes Rooney's full name in addition to the Steelers logo along with his birth and death years. Rooney, in addition to his ownership duties with the Steelers, a franc...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Harry Kane says 'ruthless' Tottenham 'confident' in Chelsea chase

Even this man bagged his first Premier League goal from open play. And Kane, who hit his 20th league goal of the campaign against Bournemouth , has warned his side are unlikely to drop their level in the...More..

Bale a huge doubt for Clasico and ruled out of Bayern clash
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Bale a huge doubt for Clasico and ruled out of Bayern clash

Pepe broke two ribs in this month's Madrid derby with Atletico and misses the Bayern game along with French centre-back Raphael Varane who still has a hamstring problem. 'To make the Champions League final yo...More..

Phillies' Clay Buchholz will see Dr. James Andrews
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Phillies' Clay Buchholz will see Dr. James Andrews

Phillies starting pitcher Clay Buchholz throws during the first inning of the team's game against the New York Mets, Tuesday in Philadelphia. He elected against surgery that summer, but the recurrence may no...More..

Are the Cleveland Cavaliers in serious trouble?
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Are the Cleveland Cavaliers in serious trouble?

Superstar small forward LeBron James racked up a triple-double on the night with 41 points, 14 rebounds and 11 assists for Cleveland, while IN star small forward Paul George led all scorers on the night with 43...More..

Blues take 2-0 series lead over Wild
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Blues take 2-0 series lead over Wild

They're going to throw everything at us and we're excited to go home for sure. Here's a look at the top scorers for the Wild during the regular season and what they have done in this playoff series. Yet Alle...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Moreland's 2-run single leads Red Sox over Rays 7-5

Yes, eight. Had he had just an ounce more of control the Cardinals likely win a game they lost. The Boston Red Sox haven't been too explosive on offense this season, but they made their hits count on Easter...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Lewis Hamilton wins Chinese Grand Prix ahead of Sebastian Vettel

When the action got going, Lewis Hamilton led comfortably from the front and was untroubled to pick up another win in China. But another German, four times champion after seeing Sebastian Vettel, won the firs...More..

MLB Yankees' Pineda nearly ideal in 8-1 win over Rays
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

MLB Yankees' Pineda nearly ideal in 8-1 win over Rays

Montgomery showed command of his fastball, curveball and changeup in producing the seven Ks. The Yankees got on the board in the bottom of the fifth on a bases loaded walk by Aaron Hicks , and a wild pitch d...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Columbus Blue Jackets star Zach Werenski hit by puck

Bryan Rust and Evgeni Malkin scored for Pittsburgh, and Marc-Andre Fleury overcame a shaky first period to make 33 saves. It's a gift the Penguins get to open whenever they need to. Werenski, 19, didn't play...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

National Hockey League not going to 2018 Olympics in South Korea

The NHL said they were unwilling to disrupt their season in order to allow the players to take part at Pyeongchang 2018 and claimed "no meaningful dialogue has materialised" after months of deadlocked discuss...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Babar second fastest to slam five ODI tons

Inzamam wants to build a younger side around a new Test captain and felt this was the time to do it. The answer to that is probably with a lot of difficulty, but Pakistan are lucky in that Misbah's trusted ...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Griezmann brilliance forced Leicester rethink, says Shakespeare

Shakespeare said that the onus is now on Leicester to be more attacking in next week's second leg. Shakespeare fumed: "It wasn't a penalty, it was a free-kick". Leicester's sports scientist, Tom Joel, was ...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Vertonghen: No need for Spurs to be afraid of Chelsea

The strike makes the 23-year-old just the fourth player to score 20 Premier League goals in three consecutive seasons after Alan Shearer, Ruud van Nistelrooy and Thierry Henry. It's important for me as a stri...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Penguins take 3-0 series advantage with OT win

Louis in Game 1, only to have goalie Jake Allen deny them again and again during a 2-1 overtime victory by the Blues, but feeling defeated after a series opener would be the most risky reaction. We have a lot o...More..

A few showers and storms possible Monday
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

A few showers and storms possible Monday

Saturday: Mostly cloudy, chance for a few showers. Northwest wind 6 to 10 miles per hour, with gusts up to 20 miles per hour. Tuesday Night . A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8 p.m. M...More..

Moreland RBI single in seventh lifts Red Sox
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Moreland RBI single in seventh lifts Red Sox

Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Rick Porcello was rocked for eight runs over 4 1/3 innings in a loss to the Tampa Bay Rays on Friday. The game was a makeup from a rainout in the opening series. "We have tha...More..

U.S., Canada, Mexico Bid Proposes Most Lucrative World Cup Ever
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

U.S., Canada, Mexico Bid Proposes Most Lucrative World Cup Ever

It is worth noting that because of U.S. Presidential term limits, President Trump will not be the current president by the time the 2026 World Cup takes place. If successful then this would be the first time a ...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Radulov helps Canadiens beat Rangers 3-1 for series lead

We weren't great in Game 1. Artturi Lehkonen converted on the ensuing power play, burying a pass from Brendan Gallagher to make it 1-0. "You can't afford any weak links, and we didn't have any tonight". Weber...More..

Cavs escape with victory in playoff opener
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Cavs escape with victory in playoff opener

The Cavaliers seemed fine with a win. SAN ANTONIO - Kawhi Leonard matched his postseason high with 32 points and the San Antonio Spurs rolled to a victory over the Memphis Grizzlies in Game 1 of the first-rou...More..

Oilers score twice shorthanded, beat Sharks 2-0 in Game 2
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Oilers score twice shorthanded, beat Sharks 2-0 in Game 2

However, the team said it heard overwhelming demand from fans and this is another option for anyone who didn't score playoff tickets. "The beauty of the Stanley Cup playoffs is all it takes for a team to get ...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Everyone Played Well - Arsene Wenger Hails Arsenal Drubbing of West Ham

Arsene Wenger praised Mesut Ozil after the German World Cup victor helped Arsenal to a 3-0 Premier League victory over struggling West Ham and maintain their hopes of qualifying for the Champions League on ...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Hamilton hits back with Chinese win

Two weeks after beating Hamilton at the season-opening Australian GP, Vettel had to settle for second place this time, finishing 6.2 seconds behind his rival. He slipped back after a disappointing start, but pa...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Jake Allen getting the nod in Game 2 for Blues

Mike Yeo has the Blues playing exactly as the defense-addicted coach desires. "But if we can get a little bit in their head, and more importantly for us start to find the blueprint of what we need to do to be s...More..

Now People See How Tough Top Four Finish Is - Arsene Wenger
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Now People See How Tough Top Four Finish Is - Arsene Wenger

The Frenchman may yet decide to stay at The Emirates, although there is an increasing sense of finality about his tenure and Wenger's proud record of 20 consecutive top-four finishes seems in jeopardy. "Mathema...More..

Coric back in final, faces Kohlschreiber in Morocco
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Coric back in final, faces Kohlschreiber in Morocco

Coric , who was runner-up at the clay-court tournament past year, withstood 13 aces from the third-seeded Kohlschreiber and saved six of the nine break points he faced. After reaching the final in Marrakech pas...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Day 2 upset: No. 8 Bulls topple No.1 Celtics

Be proactive - Use the "Flag as Inappropriate" link at the upper right corner of each comment to let us know of abusive posts. Everybody stepped up and did what was asked of them. He said, "I'm not sure what ...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Bulls top Celtics 106-102; Thomas plays after sister's death

Game two of the series is Tuesday at the Garden. Later, Thomas had a scary moment when he was hit on his left hand on a 3-point attempt before landing awkwardly on it. Condolences for Thomas poured in from ...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Antoine Griezmann rules out Real Madrid transfer

And Real Madrid are at near full strength, with everyone barring Raphael Varane available for selection for Zinedine Zidane; something the Frenchman will be delighted with. Gareth Bale and Cristiano Ronaldo w...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Juventus hopeful Dybala will recover in time for Barcelona clash

Andres Iniesta had an enormous opportunity to at least give Barcelona an away goal, but a motivated Gianluigi Buffon saved his shot. "We didn't win because we didn't wrap up the game", lamented Inter coach St...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Video game simulation has Warriors as champions, Raptors exiting in second round

The Toronto Raptors had the lead over the Bucks into halftime, 51-46, but they could not maintain it, according to National Post . The rowdy Toronto faithful welcomed Bucks coach Jason Kidd with a hea...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Quick Stats: M14 - KKR vs SRH

Delhi, however, have in their ranks Sanju Samson, the only centurion of IPL-10 so far, Sam Billings, Rishabh Pant, Corey Anderson and Chris Morris - all of whom have managed to deliver so far. If Sunrisers pegg...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

F1: Vettel wins Bahrain Grand Prix

Vettel took the checkered flag easily at the Bahrain International Circuit, almost seven seconds ahead of Lewis Hamilton to claim his second win of the season and the outright lead in the F1 Drivers' Champion...More..