Wed, 18 May 2022

Rangers, Hurricanes aim to keep up thrills in Game 1

The New York Rangers and Carolina Hurricanes are set to meet in Game 1 of their best-of-seven, second-round Stanley Cup ...

Willson Contreras, Cubs look to slam Pirates again

The Chicago Cubs are off to a rough start this season, but Willson Contreras remains a consistent bright spot. Contreras ...

Dodgers, D-backs prepare for first DH in L.A. since 1999

It never rains in California, or so it is said, which means that Tuesday's doubleheader between the visiting Arizona Diamondbacks ...

MLB roundup: Willson Contreras' slam sparks Cubs' rout

Willson Contreras' grand slam highlighted an eight-run first, and Wade Miley yielded just one hit over seven strong innings, as ...

Willson Contreras, Wade Miley lead Cubs past Pirates

Willson Contreras' grand slam highlighted an eight-run first, and Wade Miley yielded just one hit over seven strong innings, as ...

Goalies guide Panthers, Lightning as Florida contenders set to duel

The two-time reigning Stanley Cup champions against the recently crowned Presidents' Trophy winners -- that's the juicy matchup set for ...

Antonio Brown tweets he wants to 'Retire A Steeler'

Free agent wide receiver Antonio Brown took to social media Monday, saying he wants to retire as a member of ...

Pirates claim C Tyler Heineman off waivers from Blue Jays

The Pittsburgh Pirates claimed catcher Tyler Heineman off waivers from the Toronto Blue Jays on Monday and designated catcher Andrew ...

After no-hit fiasco, Reds face Guardians next

The Cincinnati Reds had Monday off, getting a time for retrospection after finding a way Sunday to lose a game ...

Penguins F Brian Boyle recovering from knee surgery

Pittsburgh Penguins forward Brian Boyle underwent successful surgery on his left knee Monday. The procedure was done by team physician ...

D-backs face Dodgers seeking answers in bullpen

The Arizona Diamondbacks have been surprising on the strength of their starting rotation, but their bullpen remains a concern. The ...

Russians star in NHL history

The duo earned particular praise as the New York Rangers sealed a remarkable comeback in the Stanley Cup playoffsRussia's Artemi ...

Cubs looking to end home skid against Pirates

It's been more than three weeks since the Chicago Cubs won a home game. That came against the Pittsburgh Pirates, ...

MLB roundup: Pirates pull off 1-0 win despite being no-hit by Reds

Cincinnati Reds rookie right-hander Hunter Greene and reliever Art Warren combined on a no-hitter Sunday, but the host Pittsburgh Pirates ...

Artemi Panarin scores early in OT as Rangers win Game 7 over Pens

Artemi Panarin scored a power-play goal with 15:14 remaining in overtime and the New York Rangers outlasted the Pittsburgh Penguins ...

USFL roundup: Maulers beat Gamblers on last-second TD

Vad Lee hit Bailey Gaither through double coverage for a 9-yard touchdown with four seconds remaining to hand the Pittsburgh ...

Reports: Dolphins sign pass rusher Melvin Ingram

The Miami Dolphins signed three-time Pro Bowl pass rusher Melvin Ingram on Sunday, multiple reports said. Terms of the deal ...

Reds lose to Pirates despite tossing no-hitter

Cincinnati rookie right-hander Hunter Greene tossed 7 1/3 no-hit innings against the Pittsburgh Pirates on Sunday afternoon but the visiting ...

Pirates edge Reds despite being no-hit

Cincinnati Reds rookie right-hander Hunter Greene and reliever Art Warren combined on a no-hitter Sunday, but the host Pittsburgh Pirates ...

Reds trail despite tossing no-hitter through 8 innings

Cincinnati rookie right-hander Hunter Greene tossed 7 1/3 no-hit innings against the Pirates in Pittsburgh on Sunday afternoon and the ...

NHL fines Bruins' Charlie McAvoy, Hurricanes' Brendan Smith

The NHL on Sunday fined defensemen Charlie McAvoy of the Boston Bruins and Brendan Smith of the Carolina Hurricanes for ...

Sidney Crosby, Tristan Jarry 'game-time decisions' vs. Rangers

Pittsburgh Penguins superstar captain Sidney Crosby and goaltender Tristan Jarry are considered "game-time decisions" for Game 7 against the host ...

Stephen Curry, Jerome Bettis fulfill long-awaited graduation dreams

Stephen Curry and Jerome Bettis -- champions in their sports -- will add another title on Sunday: college graduate. Curry ...

Pirates hope to forge split of weekend series with Reds

Regardless of records, the Pittsburgh Pirates have showed they can beat the visiting Cincinnati Reds, and now they have a ...

NHL roundup: Oilers blank Kings in G7 to advance

Connor McDavid scored once and added an assist while goaltender Mike Smith recorded the shutout as the host Edmonton Oilers ...

Pirates end Reds' winning streak, get first victory in series

Daniel Vogelbach homered and Zach Thompson pitched six shutout innings Saturday in the Pittsburgh Pirates' 3-1 win over the visiting ...

Max Domi powers Hurricanes to Game 7 win over Bruins

Max Domi had two goals and an assist to help the Carolina Hurricanes fend off and eliminate the visiting Boston ...

Rangers attempt to conclude comeback in Game 7 vs. Penguins

The New York Rangers exceeded expectations during a spectacular regular season and highlighted one of the best seasons in team ...

'My Body, My Choice': Abortion Rights Backers Rally Across US

Washington - Supporters of abortion rights took to the streets across America on Saturday to make clear their anger at ...

Sidney Crosby, Tristan Jarry practice with Penguins

Pittsburgh Penguins center Sidney Crosby and goaltender Tristan Jarry were on the ice for Saturday's practice, although their status remains ...

Report: Pirates to hire Jason Kendall in development role

The Pittsburgh Pirates are set to bring back former catcher Jason Kendall in a player-development role, The Athletic reported Saturday. ...

With rotation in flux, Dodgers turn to Julio Urias vs. Phillies

Forced to adjust on the fly after placing veteran Clayton Kershaw on the injured list Friday, the Los Angeles Dodgers ...

NHL roundup: Carter Verhaeghe scores in OT as Panthers advance

Carter Verhaeghe's goal 2:46 into overtime gave the Florida Panthers a series-clinching 4-3 victory over the host Washington Capitals in ...

Chris Kreider, Rangers overtake Penguins, force Game 7

Chris Kreider's second goal of the night was the tiebreaker with 1:28 left in the third period Friday as the ...

Brandon Drury's 4 RBIs power hot Reds past Pirates

Brandon Drury drilled his team-leading seventh homer and drove in four while Mike Moustakas homered twice to power the suddenly ...

NFL Week 1 lines: No big favorites

Three teams are 6.5-point favorites in opening lines for the 2022 NFL regular season released by sportsbooks with the 18-week ...

Sidney Crosby out as Penguins try to finish Rangers

The Pittsburgh Penguins will have another chance to close out their first-round playoff series Friday when they host the New ...

Penguins captain Sidney Crosby ruled out for Game 6

Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby will not play in Friday's Game 6 against the visiting New York Rangers, coach Mike ...

Resurgent Reds pursue another win over Pirates

Don't look now, but the Cincinnati Reds apparently have figured out how to win. You still have to look down ...

MLB roundup: Mets top Nats, extend series unbeaten streak

Taijuan Walker pitched through some apparent discomfort to toss seven scoreless innings as the New York Mets won another series ...

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China lashes US for change on website supporting Taiwan independence

BEIJING, China: China's Foreign Ministry rebuked the U.S. for changing the wording about Taiwan on the State Department website, stressing ...

First group of new saints since Covid outbreak announced by Vatican

VATICAN CITY: While recovering from knee problems that have forced him to use a wheelchair last week, Pope Francis announced ...

It's not politics but Holy War for me: Imran Khan

SIALKOT, Pakistan - Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan has claimed that a plot to kill him was being hatched, ...

Report: Germany has taken in over 700,000 refugees from Ukraine

BERLIN, Germany: Citing Interior Ministry data, Welt am Sonntag newspaper has reported that more than 700,000 people fleeing the war ...

US pressured by airlines to lift Covid testing requirements

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. airline industry is pressuring the Biden administration to lift a 16-month-old regulation requiring a negative COVID-19 ...

Czech resort opens world's largest pedestrian suspension bridge

DOLNI MORAVA, Czech Republic: The world's longest pedestrian suspension bridge has opened at a mountain resort in the Czech Republic. ...

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