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Red Sox No. 1, but D-backs remain 'perfect' in power rankings

Monday  19:35,   23 april 2018
USA TODAY

The Red Sox, despite losing two straight to the Athletics, hold the No. 1 spot in USA TODAY Sports' power rankings for consecutive weeks.The Boston Red Sox, despite losing two straight to the Oakland Athletics, maintain the No. 1 spot in USA[...]

Kerr explains why he smiled when Ginobili sealed Game 4

Monday  19:25,   23 april 2018
Sportsnaut

Manu Ginobili hit a few clutch shots to ensure the San Antonio Spurs would avoid a sweep in Game 4 against the Golden State Warriors, and Steve Kerr couldn’t even be angry at what happened. After the matchup, per ESPN’s Michael C. Wright, Kerr said[...]

'Buzz building' for Mayfield as No. 1 overall pick

Monday  18:56,   23 april 2018
Sportsnaut

The Cleveland Browns will soon officially be on the clock, and the long-suffering franchise is expected to select a quarterback. And they could be eyeing Baker Mayfield over Sam Darnold, Josh Allen and Josh Rosen.According to NFL reporter Benjamin[...]

Actress Paula Patton says she’d like to play Tiger Woods in a biopic

Monday  18:56,   23 april 2018
Awful Announcing

Typically, seeing Tiger Woods and Paula Patton in the same sentence might lead to a different conclusion. But this is not that kind of article. Patton has a new movie in theaters, Traffik, about a couple on vacation who are suddenly[...]

Once again, it didn't come easy for the Cavaliers

Monday  18:51,   23 april 2018
Sportsnaut

The Cleveland Cavaliers are heading home. But they’re doing so with an even series, thanks in large part to LeBron James and Kyle Korver. Of course, they wouldn’t make it easy on themselves. Let’s break down their game-by-game leads so far: 2 [...]

Parrot will deliver Bucs picks on Day 3 of draft

Monday  18:45,   23 april 2018
Sportsnaut

On Day 3 of the NFL draft, franchise legends and popular figures step to the microphone to announce a team’s selection. But the Tampa Bay Buccaneers will have a unique way of delivering the picks to the podium.Greg Auman of the Tampa Bay Times[...]

A little fire in Sergio Garcia isn't necessarily a bad thing

Monday  18:35,   23 april 2018
Golf Digest

At least in seeing Sergio Garcia get upset, there's evidence that he still cares.It didn’t take long for the video of Sergio Garcia hurling his driver off the fifth tee at TPC-San Antonio on Friday to go[...]

Report: White Sox pitcher Farquhar has surgery on brain

Monday  18:30,   23 april 2018
Chicago Tribune

White Sox reliever Danny Farquhar remained in stable but critical condition Sunday after surgery on Saturday.Farquhar has been hospitalized since Friday, when he suffered a brain hemorrhage in the dugout caused by a ruptured[...]

Wizards critical of 'soft calls' in Game 4 win

Monday  18:00,   23 april 2018
theScore

There were plenty of fouls and free throws at Capital One Arena on Sunday evening in Game 4 between the Toronto Raptors and Washington Wizards - perhaps too many. Even in victory, some of the Wizards remained befuddled by the officials'[...]

Could Sam Darnold be USC's best NFL quarterback? Carson Palmer, Matt Leinart optimistic

Monday  17:51,   23 april 2018
USA TODAY

Many of the Trojans star passers haven't lived up to pre-draft hype, but USC blue bloods Carson Palmer and Matt Leinart see something special in Sam Darnold.Palmer, now retired after 15 NFL seasons, has traveled virtually every path that[...]

Surging Capitals aim to close out Blue Jackets

Monday  17:38,   23 april 2018
The Sports Xchange

After losing two games to start the postseason, the Washington Capitals stand on the brink of completing a comeback and advancing to the next round in the Stanley Cup playoffs. A 4-3 overtime victory on Saturday in Washington gave the[...]

Crosby to beer-tossing Flyers fans: 'Those things were full. What a waste.'

Monday  17:38,   23 april 2018
theScore

Sidney Crosby brewed up the perfect response Sunday when asked about fans at Philadelphia's Wells Fargo Center who tossed cups of beer onto the ice in the final minute of Sunday's season-ending 8-5 defeat to the Pittsburgh[...]

Bruins look to recover, oust Maple Leafs

Monday  17:38,   23 april 2018
The Sports Xchange

Mike Babcock was not sure how much difference his line adjustments made, but the Toronto coach did notice the Maple Leafs' improved approach Saturday night in their 4-3 over the Boston Bruins in Game 5. 2 Savings Accounts Pay 10x What[...]

Monday Morning Mock Draft: Darts, Deals & Wild Guesses

Monday  17:22,   23 april 2018
Sports Illustrated

<p>My advice to all of those professional and fan forecasters of the 2018 NFL Draft in the hours leading up to the first round Thursday: Be careful with the absolute statements.&nbsp;</p>My advice to all of those professional and fan[...]

Who needs to draft a quarterback? Ranking NFL teams' need from 1-32

Monday  17:07,   23 april 2018
USA TODAY

It's not just the clubs with obvious holes. With players like Philip Rivers, Drew Brees, Tom Brady and others battling advancing age, league-wide need may be growing.Here’s a look around the league, examining teams most to least likely to draft[...]