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Inverness 1-2 Aberdeen | Scottish Premiership match report

published about 7 hours ago
Inverness 1-2 Aberdeen | Scottish Premiership match report
Two goals in six minutes from Aberdeen completed their clean sweep over Inverness this season and reduced the deficit to the leaders, Celtic, to five points. A David Raven own goal and Niall McGinn’s close-range finish overturned Edward Ofere’s opener for the home side, as the 2-1 win guaranteed Aberdeen will finish no lower than second place in the Scottish Premiership.Dundee United can halve the gap to Inverness in third to three points should they beat Celtic at Tannadice on ... more

Five takeaways from the Clippers' 100-73 loss to San Antonio in Game 3

published about 7 hours ago
Five takeaways from the Clippers' 100-73 loss to San Antonio in Game 3
The Clippers were Texas toast nearly from the tipoff, scoring 16 points in the first quarter and somehow getting worse as things progressed during a 100-73 loss to the San Antonio Spurs on Friday night in Game 3 of their first-round playoff series at the AT

Extra Bases: What About Those Three Kingman Homers? Oops

published about 7 hours ago
Extra Bases: What About Those Three Kingman Homers? Oops
A question from Paul Olden, now the Yankees’ public-address announcer, ignited a profane tirade by the Dodgers’ manager in 1978.

Football League: your thoughts

published about 8 hours ago
Football League: your thoughts
Watford sealed promotion after beating Brighton 2-0 as Middlesbrough and Norwich stumbled, Shrewsbury were promoted from League Two, while Cheltenham and Tranmere lost their Football League status• Watford sealed promotion after they won 2-0 at Brighton, with goals from Troy Deeney and Matej Vydra. That result, combined with Middlesbrough’s 4-3 defeat to Fulham and Norwich’s 1-1 draw at Rotherham, means the Hornets return to the top flight after eight years away. Continue reading...

In Footgolf, Argentine Feet and 21-Inch Holes Transform Play on the Links

published about 8 hours ago
In Footgolf, Argentine Feet and 21-Inch Holes Transform Play on the Links
Argentina has established itself as the dominant force in footgolf, which is played with a regulation soccer ball on a shortened golf course and was invented about six years ago in the Netherlands.


Cavaliers ignoring Boston's bullying tactics

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Cavaliers ignoring Boston's bullying tactics

Howard moving back to a dominant level

published about 2 hours ago
Howard moving back to a dominant level

LeBron nails full-court shot at TD Garden

published about 2 hours ago
LeBron James looked more like a quarterback than a basketball player, nailing a full-court shot Saturday afternoon at TD Garden.

King James Nails Full-Court Shot at TD Garden

published about 2 hours ago
LeBron James looked more like a quarterback than a basketball player, nailing a full-court shot Saturday afternoon at TD Garden.

Hawks Struggle In Game 3 Loss To Nets

published about 2 hours ago
Hawks Struggle In Game 3 Loss To Nets
Despite a Game 3 loss in Brooklyn, True Believers remain optimistic that the Hawks can win the series.
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Draft Decisions Pivot Around Players’ Potential Character Flaws

published about 4 hours ago
This year’s draft, which is set to begin Thursday in Chicago, presents some difficult question marks for teams seeking to avoid troubled prospects.

Harvard Prospect Zach Hodges Overcomes His Painful Past

published about 6 hours ago
Harvard Prospect Zach Hodges Overcomes His Painful Past
Harvard’s Zach Hodges will be one of the top small-college prospects in this week’s N.F.L. draft despite having had to confront tremendous obstacles in his ... more

Sports Briefing | Pro Football: Roger Goodell Praises Los Angeles Stadium Plans

published about 20 hours ago
The N.F.L. commissioner said two stadium plans looked promising enough to return the league to the nation’s second-largest metropolitan area.

Jets Want Quantity From Draft, but Also a Potentially Costly Prospect

published about 22 hours ago
Jets Want Quantity From Draft, but Also a Potentially Costly Prospect
Mike Maccagnan said he intended to speak with the five teams ahead of the Jets in the N.F.L. draft order to gauge the cost of ... more

Sports Briefing | Pro Football: President Obama Honors Champion Patriots

published 1 day ago
Obama honored the New England Patriots for winning their fourth Super Bowl in 14 years despite a “huge distraction” over underinflated footballs in their A.F.C. ... more

Islanders 3, Capitals 1: Islanders, Who Won’t Go Quietly, Force a Game 7 Against the Capitals

published about 2 hours ago
Islanders 3, Capitals 1: Islanders, Who Won’t Go Quietly, Force a Game 7 Against the Capitals
There’s no guarantee of another hockey game at Nassau Coliseum, but the Islanders made sure that their first-round series against the Capitals would go the ... more

A Role Player for the Rangers Discovers a Scoring Touch in the Playoffs

published about 4 hours ago
A Role Player for the Rangers Discovers a Scoring Touch in the Playoffs
Carl Hagelin, who has primarily provided depth and penalty killing for the Rangers, scored two goals in the Rangers’ series win over Pittsburgh.

Roundup: Senators Avoid Elimination With Win Over Canadiens

published about 20 hours ago
Roundup: Senators Avoid Elimination With Win Over Canadiens
Craig Anderson made 45 saves, and Ottawa avoided elimination with a road victory over Montreal in Game 5 of their first-round Eastern Conference series.

Rangers 2, Penguins 1, Overtime: Rangers Oust Penguins by a Familiar Margin

published about 22 hours ago
Rangers 2, Penguins 1, Overtime: Rangers Oust Penguins by a Familiar Margin
Marc-Andre Fleury played his best game of the series until Carl Hagelin scored in overtime to lift the Rangers to another 2-1 win to clinch ... more

Islanders Aim to Avoid Last Hurrah at Home

published about 22 hours ago
Islanders Aim to Avoid Last Hurrah at Home
As boisterous and supportive as the crowd has been at Nassau Coliseum, the fans cannot score power-play goals, and the Islanders need all the determination ... more

Mets Ace Matt Harvey Slows Yankees in 8-2 Win

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Matt Harvey finished one out shy of a complete game, earning his first win against the team he rooted for growing up and leading the ... more

Koehler, Marlins Win 4th in a Row, Beat Nationals 8-0

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Tom Koehler outpitched Stephen Strasburg, Giancarlo Stanton homered and the revitalized Miami Marlins earned their fourth win in a row Saturday by beating the slumping ... more

Blue Jays Have Record 3 Canadian Position Players in Lineup

published about 2 hours ago
The Toronto Blue Jays have made major league history by putting three Canadian-born position players in the starting lineup.

Cubs at Reds Game Postponed After Long Rain Delay

published about 3 hours ago
Steady rain prompted the Reds to postpone their game against the Chicago Cubs on Saturday, disappointing a big crowd that had bought tickets to see ... more

Victor Martinez Drives in 3 Runs, Leads Tigers Over Indians

published about 4 hours ago
Victor Martinez drove in three runs, taking advantage after Cleveland pitched around Miguel Cabrera, helping Alfredo Simon and the Detroit Tigers beat the Indians 4-1 ... more

Violent scenes at derby between Red Star Belgrade and Partizan Belgrade delays game and leaves 35 police officers injured

Violent scenes at derby between Red Star Belgrade and Partizan Belgrade delays game and leaves 35 police officers injured
The Belgrade derby between Red Star and Belgrade was marred by violent scenes that left dozens of police officers injured in clashes with fans ahead ... more

Mario Balotelli goes to the cinema with friends after misfiring again for Liverpool at West Brom

published less than 1 hour ago
Mario Balotelli goes to the cinema with friends after misfiring again for Liverpool at West Brom
After firing yet another blank for Liverpool during a rare start at West Brom, Mario Balotelli enjoyed some downtime on Saturday night by going to ... more

GARETH SOUTHGATE EXCLUSIVE: This summer we can prove that our kids are as good as anywhere in Europe... every club should want to produce the next Harry Kane

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GARETH SOUTHGATE EXCLUSIVE: This summer we can prove that our kids are as good as anywhere in Europe... every club should want to produce the next Harry Kane
JOE BERNSTEIN: Gareth Southgate views this summer's European Championship finals as significant on a number of levels, especially if his players come home with the ... more

Steffon Armitage's last chance to prove he can play for England at the World Cup 

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Steffon Armitage's last chance to prove he can play for England at the World Cup 
The Steffon Armitage roadshow moves to Twickenham next week and the England hopeful will be given the biggest stage yet to pitch his services ahead ... more

Salford City just like Chelsea, jokes Jamie Carragher after club bankrolled by Manchester United stars clinch promotion   

published less than 1 hour ago
Salford City just like Chelsea, jokes Jamie Carragher after club bankrolled by Manchester United stars clinch promotion   
Salford City celebrated their promotion in front of Gary Neville and Co on Saturday, while Sportsmail columnist Jamie Carragher jokingly likened the non-league side to Roman ... more

Anderson leads England to victory

published about 4 hours ago
James Anderson inspires England to a nine-wicket win over West Indies on the final day of the second Test.

Jersey's Hodson to join London Welsh

published about 5 hours ago
Jersey flanker Ryan Hodson confirms he is to join London Welsh next season.

AUDIO: Humphreys on Gloucester v Newcastle

published about 6 hours ago
Gloucester director of rugby David Humphreys talks to BBC Radio Gloucestershire after Saturday's 42-40 win over Newcastle.

No World Cup fear for injured Marler

published about 6 hours ago
England prop Joe Marler will miss the end of the season, but the Harlequins captain's shoulder injury is not a long-term one.

Munster 30-19 Treviso

published about 9 hours ago
Munster stay on course for a home semi-final in the Pro12 as they earn a bonus-point win over Treviso at Musgrave Park.

Day Leads After Weather-Hit Second Round in New Orleans

published about 8 hours ago
Jason Day birdied two of his last four holes after play resumed at the weather-delayed Zurich Classic of New Orleans in Avondale, Louisiana on Saturday ... more
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Levy Falters at Volvo China Open; 4 Tied for Lead

published about 15 hours ago
Defending champion Alexander Levy faltered down the stretch after a stellar start at the Volvo China Open on Saturday, setting up a four-way tie for ... more
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Canadian Henderson Upstages Birthday Girl Ko to Lead Classic

published about 20 hours ago
Canadian Brooke Henderson upstaged fellow teenager and birthday girl Lydia Ko by firing a tournament record seven-under 65 on Friday to take a two-shot lead ... more
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Sports Briefing | Golf: Tiger Woods to Participate in the Players Championship

published about 20 hours ago
Tiger Woods said he will play in the May 7-10 tournament in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla., in addition to the Memorial in Ohio.
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Golf Capsules

published 1 day ago
Hudson Swafford shot a 6-under 66 for a share of the Zurich Classic lead with Boo Weekley when second-round play was suspended Friday because of ... more
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Anderson leads England to victory

published about 4 hours ago
James Anderson inspires England to a nine-wicket win over West Indies on the final day of the second Test.

VIDEO: Root explains dismissal frustration

published about 14 hours ago
England batsmen Joe Root says the "frustration" shown after the England innings ended with James Anderson's run out was because both players "thought we were ... more

VIDEO: Vaughan criticises England selection

published about 15 hours ago
Former England captain Michael Vaughan says there is "not enough variation" in England's bowling attack for the second Test on an "awful" pitch at St ... more

'I'd consider letting Jordan go'

published about 17 hours ago
Chris Jordan looks vulnerable in a predictable England attack, says Jonathan Agnew, while Moeen Ali also toiled.

Brathwaite ton frustrates England

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England are frustrated by Kraigg Brathwaite's composed century as West Indies have the better of the fourth day of the second Test.
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