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    Capitals rebound from pair of losses to storm past Hurricanes

    Capitals rebound from pair of losses to storm past Hurricanes


    Nicklas Backstrom needed five games to match his goal output from the entire 2018 playoffs, and he and Alex Ovechkin have the defending Stanley Cup champion Capitals one victory away from the second...

    Nicklas Backstrom needed five games to match his goal output from the entire 2018 playoffs, and he and Alex Ovechkin have the defending Stanley Cup champion Capitals one victory away from the second round.

    Hip Check: Blues fans troll Jets fans with ‘You Look Nervous’ goalie chant

    Hip Check: Blues fans troll Jets fans with ‘You Look Nervous’ goalie chant


    Winnipeg Jets fans started it in Game 5, but St. Louis Blues fans finished it in Game 6 and then eliminated the Jets from the playoffs in the ultimate...

    Winnipeg Jets fans started it in Game 5, but St. Louis Blues fans finished it in Game 6 and then eliminated the Jets from the playoffs in the ultimate clapback.

    Jets eliminated by Blues as Jaden Schwartz nets natural hat trick

    Jets eliminated by Blues as Jaden Schwartz nets natural hat trick


    Jaden Schwartz scored three times and Jordan Binnington stopped 18 shots to help the St. Louis Blues beat the Winnipeg Jets 3-2 in Game 6 of their playoff series Saturday night to advance to the second...

    Jaden Schwartz scored three times and Jordan Binnington stopped 18 shots to help the St. Louis Blues beat the Winnipeg Jets 3-2 in Game 6 of their playoff series Saturday night to advance to the second round.

    Sorry, Canada — the Leafs are your last hope to bring the Cup home

    Sorry, Canada — the Leafs are your last hope to bring the Cup home


    The Montreal Canadiens were the last Canadian team to win the Stanley Cup in 1993, and it's a good bet the drought will continue. The Winnipeg Jets' elimination at the hands of the St. Louis Blues on Saturday left one lonely Canadian team remaining in...

    The Montreal Canadiens were the last Canadian team to win the Stanley Cup in 1993, and it's a good bet the drought will continue. The Winnipeg Jets' elimination at the hands of the St. Louis Blues on Saturday left one lonely Canadian team remaining in the playoffs: the Toronto Maple Leafs.

    Nani's late goal lifts Orlando City over Whitecaps

    Nani's late goal lifts Orlando City over Whitecaps


    Luis Carlos "Nani" Almeida da Cunha scored in the closing minutes to help Orlando City beat the Vancouver Whitecaps 1-0 on...

    Luis Carlos "Nani" Almeida da Cunha scored in the closing minutes to help Orlando City beat the Vancouver Whitecaps 1-0 on Saturday.

    Stars' top line steals the show to take control against Predators

    Stars' top line steals the show to take control against Predators


    Alexander Radulov scored two goals in the second period and the Dallas Stars beat the Nashville Predators 5-3 on Saturday to push the Western Conference's No. 2 seed to the brink of...

    Alexander Radulov scored two goals in the second period and the Dallas Stars beat the Nashville Predators 5-3 on Saturday to push the Western Conference's No. 2 seed to the brink of elimination.

    Joel Embiid leads 76ers in testy win over Nets

    Joel Embiid leads 76ers in testy win over Nets


    Joel Embiid had 31 points and 16 rebounds, and passed to Mike Scott for the go-ahead 3-pointer with 18 seconds left as the Philadelphia 76ers beat the Brooklyn Nets 112-108 on Saturday to take a 3-1 series...

    Joel Embiid had 31 points and 16 rebounds, and passed to Mike Scott for the go-ahead 3-pointer with 18 seconds left as the Philadelphia 76ers beat the Brooklyn Nets 112-108 on Saturday to take a 3-1 series lead.

    Blue Jays hammer A's but lose starter Shoemaker to injury

    Blue Jays hammer A's but lose starter Shoemaker to injury


    Toronto pitcher Matt Shoemaker injured his left knee in a rundown chase, and the Blue Jays went on to beat the Oakland Athletics 10-1...

    Toronto pitcher Matt Shoemaker injured his left knee in a rundown chase, and the Blue Jays went on to beat the Oakland Athletics 10-1 Saturday.

    Battle-tested Muzzin urges Leafs not to be tentative in Game 6

    Battle-tested Muzzin urges Leafs not to be tentative in Game 6


    Jake Muzzin knows about closing out series in the Stanley Cup playoffs. The Maple Leafs defenceman won a Stanley Cup as a member of the L.A. Kings in 2014 and is one of just four players in Toronto's room to play past the first round in the...

    Jake Muzzin knows about closing out series in the Stanley Cup playoffs. The Maple Leafs defenceman won a Stanley Cup as a member of the L.A. Kings in 2014 and is one of just four players in Toronto's room to play past the first round in the post-season.

    Pascal Siakam claims ignorance on T-Mac's most improved player take

    Pascal Siakam claims ignorance on T-Mac's most improved player take


    He means no disrespect, but Pascal Siakam doesn't care what Tracy McGrady thinks. So, the morning after the Raptors' energetic big man led Toronto to victory in Game 3 of its playoff series against Orlando, Siakam spoke thoughtfully of the people whose...

    He means no disrespect, but Pascal Siakam doesn't care what Tracy McGrady thinks. So, the morning after the Raptors' energetic big man led Toronto to victory in Game 3 of its playoff series against Orlando, Siakam spoke thoughtfully of the people whose opinions he actually does care about.

    Union put an end to Impact's shutout streak, 3-game unbeaten run

    Union put an end to Impact's shutout streak, 3-game unbeaten run


    Cory Burke and Jamiro Monteiro each scored to help the Philadelphia beat the Montreal Impact 3-0 on Saturday for the Union's fourth win in their last five...

    Cory Burke and Jamiro Monteiro each scored to help the Philadelphia beat the Montreal Impact 3-0 on Saturday for the Union's fourth win in their last five games.

    Ronaldo stands out in Juventus' 8th consecutive Serie A title win

    Ronaldo stands out in Juventus' 8th consecutive Serie A title win


    Striker Cristiano Ronaldo played a key role in the winning goal and Juventus beat Fiorentina 2-1 Saturday to clinch a record-extending eighth straight Serie A...

    Striker Cristiano Ronaldo played a key role in the winning goal and Juventus beat Fiorentina 2-1 Saturday to clinch a record-extending eighth straight Serie A title.

    'I had nothing to lose': Fabio Fognini ousts Nadal to reach Monte-Carlo final

    'I had nothing to lose': Fabio Fognini ousts Nadal to reach Monte-Carlo final


    Fabio Fognini ended Rafael Nadal's winning streak at the Monte Carlo Masters, stunning the defending champion 6-4, 6-2 Saturday to reach the final for the first time and hand Nadal his first defeat here since a loss to Novak Djokovic in the 2015...

    Fabio Fognini ended Rafael Nadal's winning streak at the Monte Carlo Masters, stunning the defending champion 6-4, 6-2 Saturday to reach the final for the first time and hand Nadal his first defeat here since a loss to Novak Djokovic in the 2015 semifinals.

    Canadian curlers Gallant, Peterman dominant in world mixed doubles opener

    Canadian curlers Gallant, Peterman dominant in world mixed doubles opener


    Canada's Jocelyn Peterman and Brett Gallant defeated Romania's Iulia Traila and Allen Coliban 12-4 in their opening game Saturday at the world mixed doubles curling championship in Stavanger,...

    Canada's Jocelyn Peterman and Brett Gallant defeated Romania's Iulia Traila and Allen Coliban 12-4 in their opening game Saturday at the world mixed doubles curling championship in Stavanger, Norway.

    For the love of curling (and each other): Peterman, Gallant eye gold at mixed doubles worlds

    For the love of curling (and each other): Peterman, Gallant eye gold at mixed doubles worlds


    Two Canadian curlers combined their fierce competitive nature and love for the game with their love for each other, creating one of the most formidable mixed doubles teams in the world. And now Jocelyn Peterman and Brett Gallant begin their quest on...

    Two Canadian curlers combined their fierce competitive nature and love for the game with their love for each other, creating one of the most formidable mixed doubles teams in the world. And now Jocelyn Peterman and Brett Gallant begin their quest on Saturday to become the first Canadians to win the mixed doubles world title.

    Canada undefeated in pool play at women's World Rugby Sevens in Japan

    Canada undefeated in pool play at women's World Rugby Sevens in Japan


    Canada defeated Spain, China and Australia to go undefeated in their pool at the women's HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series event in...

    Canada defeated Spain, China and Australia to go undefeated in their pool at the women's HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series event in Japan.

    Watch women's World Rugby Sevens: Japan

    Watch women's World Rugby Sevens: Japan


    Watch action from the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series event in Japan, including Team Canada's semifinal match against the United...

    Watch action from the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series event in Japan, including Team Canada's semifinal match against the United States.