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April 23, 2017

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Nashville Predators finally get a new opponent in the postseason after their surprising sweep of the Western Conference’s No. 1 seed.

Their reward?

The St. Louis Blues, fresh off downing the West’s second-best team with a 4-1 series victory over the Minnesota Wild that…

April 23, 2017

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Thunder guard Russell Westbrook achieved a triple-double in the first half of Sunday’s playoff game against the Houston Rockets.

Westbrook had 17 points, 10 rebounds and 10 assists at halftime. He grabbed the 10th rebound in the final second of the second quarter. The Thunder…

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April 23, 2017

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Detroit outfielder JaCoby Jones said he felt lucky a day after being hit in the face by a pitch that later sparked a benches-clearing tussle between the Tigers and Minnesota Twins.

Jones was taken to the hospital Saturday after getting a scare when a pitch from Twins reliever…

Tigers Twins Baseball

April 23, 2017

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — LeBron James made a 3-pointer with 68 seconds left Sunday and the Cleveland Cavaliers hung on for a 106-102 series-clinching victory at Indiana.

James finished with 33 points and 10 rebounds as he became the first player under the current playoff format to win 21 straight first-…

Cavaliers Pacers Basketball

April 23, 2017

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — After going through the handshake line of an early playoff loss, an emotional Patrick Marleau stood by the San Jose bench and looked up at the crowd at the Shark Tank.

The end of another season in San Jose could be the end of an era after the Sharks were eliminated in Game 6…

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April 23, 2017

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The NBA has fined Houston Rockets guard Patrick Beverley $25,000 for confronting a fan after Game 3 of the team’s first-round playoff series against the Oklahoma City Thunder.

The league announced the fine about two hours before Game 4 tipped off Sunday.

Beverley had two…

Rockets Thunder Basketball

April 23, 2017

BC-SOC--English Summaries

Sunday Summaries from English football (home teams listed first):

England Championship

Aston Villa 1, Birmingham 0

Aston Villa: Gabriel Agbonlahor (68).

Halftime: 0-0.

English Premier League

Burnley 0, Manchester United 2

Manchester United: Anthony Martial (21), Wayne…

April 23, 2017

BC-SOC--English Standings

English Football Standings

English Premier League

GP W D L GF GA PtsChelsea 32 24 3 5 65 27 75Tottenham 32 21 8 3 68 22 71Liverpool 34 19 9 6 70 42 66Manchester City 32 19 7 6 63 35 64Manchester United 32 17 12 3 50 24 63Everton 34 16 10 8 60 37 58Arsenal 31 17 6 8 63 40…

April 23, 2017

BC-SOC--English Results

English Football Results

LONDON (AP) — Results from English football:

English Premier League

Saturday’s Matches

Manchester City vs. West Bromwich Albion

Swansea 2, Stoke 0

West Ham 0, Everton 0

Arsenal vs. Sunderland

Bournemouth 4, Middlesbrough 0

Hull 2, Watford 0


April 23, 2017

ROME (AP) — Jim Harbaugh didn’t have a great answer, believe it or not.

Speaking with a 31-year-old Nigerian refugee who now lives in Rome, Michigan’s coach was presented Sunday with the basic, fundamental question of why American football is called “football,” given that players barely use their…

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