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Lightning Shocks Rangers With 2-0 Win in Game 5
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Lightning Shocks Rangers With 2-0 Win in Game 5

Steven Stamkos set up Valtteri Filppula's go-ahead goal and scored another and the Tampa Bay Lightning pushed the New York Rangers to the brink of playoff elimination with 2-0 victory Sunday night in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals. Watch »

17 minutes ago
Video: Kane, Toews Featured in New Stanley Cup Final Ad

Video: Kane, Toews Featured in New Stanley Cup Final Ad

The Chicago Blackhawks will be trying to earn a spot in the Stanley Cup Final on Saturday night, and a new ad... Read »

May 29, 2015
NFLPA Sets Date for Tom Brady's Appeal Over 4 Game Suspension

NFLPA Sets Date for Tom Brady's Appeal Over 4 Game Suspension

A date has been set for Patriots quarterback Tom Brady to appeal his four-game suspension. Read »

6 hours ago
Ex-NFL Player Darren Sharper Pleads Guilty in Rape Case

Ex-NFL Player Darren Sharper Pleads Guilty in Rape Case

Former New Orleans Saints football player Darren Sharper has pleaded guilty to federal charges stemming from... Read »

May 29, 2015
Chicago Bulls Fire Head Coach Tom Thibodeau

Chicago Bulls Fire Head Coach Tom Thibodeau

The Chicago Bulls have parted ways with head coach Tom Thibodeau, the team announced Thursday. Watch »

May 28, 2015
Men's Basketball Team Earn Perfect APR Scores

Men's Basketball Team Earn Perfect APR Scores

It wasn't that long ago that the men's basketball team was banned from postseason play because of low APR scores. Read »

May 28, 2015
AAC Updates 2015 Football Schedule

AAC Updates 2015 Football Schedule

The 2015 football season is some three months away, and on Wednesday the American Athletic Conference announced... Read »

May 28, 2015
Warriors Crowned NBA Western Conference Champions

Warriors Crowned NBA Western Conference Champions

Stephen Curry had 26 points and eight rebounds, Harrison Barnes added 24 points and the Golden State Warriors... Read »

May 28, 2015
Blackhawks Beat Ducks 5-2

Blackhawks Beat Ducks 5-2

Duncan Keith had three assists and saved a goal in the third period, and the Chicago Blackhawks beat the Anaheim... Read »

May 27, 2015
Ex-49er Ray McDonald Arrested for Violating Restraining Order

Ex-49er Ray McDonald Arrested for Violating Restraining Order

Ex-San Francisco 49ers lineman Ray McDonald was arrested for the second time this week on Wednesday afternoon, this... Watch »

May 28, 2015
Monfils, Tsonga Surge to Wins at French Open

Monfils, Tsonga Surge to Wins at French Open

All five of the host country's men in action advanced to the third round of the French Open on Wednesday, including... Read »

May 27, 2015
Track Star Overcomes Rare Illness

Track Star Overcomes Rare Illness

In this week’s "More Than The Score," meet a University of Hartford runner who sees his sport and life... Watch »

May 27, 2015
Nadal Asks That Chair Umpire Bernardes Not Work His Matches

Nadal Asks That Chair Umpire Bernardes Not Work His Matches

Rafael Nadal has asked the ATP that chair umpire Carlos Bernardes not be assigned to his matches for the time being... Read »

May 27, 2015
Last Year's Runner-up Halep Exits French Open

Last Year's Runner-up Halep Exits French Open

Simona Halep became the highest seeded player to exit the French Open so far as last year's runner-up lost 7-5, 6-1... Read »

May 27, 2015
 Venus Williams Fined at French Open

Venus Williams Fined at French Open

Venus Williams has been fined $3,000 by tournament organizers for not showing up at a news conference following her... Read »

May 27, 2015
Cavaliers Sweep Hawks to Earn NBA Finals Spot

Cavaliers Sweep Hawks to Earn NBA Finals Spot

LeBron James scored 23 points, Kyrie Irving returned after missing two games and the Cleveland Cavaliers reserved a... Read »

May 27, 2015
Lightning Shocks Rangers With 2-0 Win in Game 5

Lightning Shocks Rangers With 2-0 Win in Game 5

Steven Stamkos set up Valtteri Filppula's go-ahead goal and scored another and the Tampa Bay Lightning pushed the... Read »

May 27, 2015
Nadal, Djokovic Start Fast at French Open

Nadal, Djokovic Start Fast at French Open

If anyone at the French Open needed a reminder, Novak Djokovic was on court to show what champions are made of. Read »

May 26, 2015
Sock Ousts Dimitrov in French Open

Sock Ousts Dimitrov in French Open

American Jack Sock staked his claim on red clay Tuesday at Roland Garros, fighting to a 7-6, (7), 6-2, 6-3 victory... Read »

May 26, 2015
Canada's Bouchard Upset in French Open's 1st Round

Canada's Bouchard Upset in French Open's 1st Round

Canada's Eugenie Bouchard exited in the first round of a Grand Slam tournament for the first time in her nascent... Read »

May 26, 2015

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