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Verdugo, Bogaerts homer as Red Sox blank Twins 4-0

Sunday  04:25,   17 april 2022

BOSTON (AP) — There was a bit of concern trailing Xander Bogaerts and Alex Verdugo entering the season after they were each virtually ice cold from the plate this spring. They're hoping some swings they made on Saturday are a sign their bats... >>>

Custer wins pole at dirt-covered Bristol through heat races

Sunday  04:21,   17 april 2022

BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) — Cole Custer won the first pole of his career Saturday through a formula designed for qualifying via heat races at dirt-covered Bristol Motor Speedway. Custer put his No. 41 Ford at the front for NASCAR's rare Easter Sunday... >>>

Basketball - NBA - Play-Offs: Jazz and Timberwolves Start with Exterior Successes

Sunday  02:40,   17 april 2022

© Panoramic Dallas Utah Nba Playoffs 20220416 Opening Play-Offs 2022, Jazz went on to Parquet of a private Mavericks team of Luka Donic (93-99) and takes the advantage of the ground. The Timberwolves then created the surprise by dominating the... >>>

CF Montréal prevails 2-1 against Whitecaps in Saputo Stadium debut

Sunday  02:36,   17 april 2022

CF Montréal continues to win, but the club arguably still has yet to produce a solid 90-minute effort. Two goals, both scored in the opening moments of each half, carried CFM to a hard-fought 2-1 victory over the Vancouver Whitecaps on Saturday... >>>

Mitchell, Jazz win opener 99-93 as Mavs play without Doncic

Sunday  02:36,   17 april 2022

DALLAS (AP) — Bojan Bogdanovic put Utah ahead to stay just before halftime, Donovan Michell got aggressive in the second half and the only made shot by Royce O'Neale was a huge one late for the Jazz. All that injured guard Luka Doncic could do... >>>

Alcantara homers, D-Backs finally beat Mets in New York

Sunday  02:30,   17 april 2022

NEW YORK (AP) — Sergio Alcantara snapped a scoreless tie with a two-run homer in the seventh inning, Ketel Marte added an RBI double and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the New York Mets 3-2 Saturday. Arizona ended an 11-game skid at Citi Field with... >>>

In the Habs Room: No miracle from Saint Price, but St. Louis likes what he brings to team

Sunday  02:30,   17 april 2022

There was no miracle transformation for the Canadiens as goaltender Carey Price ended more than nine months of inactivity, but head coach Martin St. Louis was pleased with what he saw from his team in Friday’s 3-0 loss to the New York Islanders. “I... >>>

Protester chains herself to basket during Game 1 of Grizzlies-Timberwolves playoff series

Sunday  02:30,   17 april 2022

A woman wearing a shirt that read "Glen Taylor Roasts Animals Alive" chained herself to one of the baskets to protest the Timberwolves owner.The fan appeared during a stoppage in play in the second quarter with yellow chains. She tried to secure... >>>

Harold Varner III shoots 63 to take RBC Heritage lead

Sunday  02:30,   17 april 2022

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (AP) — Harold Varner III shot an 8-under 63 to take a one-shot lead in the RBC Heritage on Saturday in pursuit of his first PGA Tour victory. Varner had eight birdies in a bogey-free round to match Cameron Young's... >>>

1. FC Cologne: Fans celebrate Baumgarts Derby-Heroes at the Geißbockheim

Sunday  02:15,   17 april 2022

against Bayer Leverkusen unbeaten, against Borussia Mönchengladbach even with two wins: The fans of the 1st FC Cologne are allowed this season about an impressive derby yield . © Lars Werner FC fans receive the Cologne team after the Derby victory... >>>

Morata's bicycle kick helps Juventus draw with Bologna

Sunday  00:40,   17 april 2022

ROME (AP) — A spectacular overhead kick from Álvaro Morata led to a stoppage-time score for Juventus to draw with nine-man Bologna 1-1 in Serie A on Saturday. Morata’s acrobatic effort was going wide until Dušan Vlahović met it with a header at the... >>>

The Black Hockey History Tour Keeps On Rolling

Sunday  00:40,   17 april 2022

The NHL's Black Hockey History Tour bus will hit 28 cities this year, educating fans on the history of Black hockey players on and off the ice. © Provided by The Hockey News Have you wanted to learn more about the Colored Hockey League? The... >>>

Celtics not fazed after drawing recharged Nets in 1st round

Sunday  00:35,   17 april 2022

BOSTON (AP) — For most of the season, the spotlight was on everyone except the Celtics in the Eastern Conference. That was until Boston and new coach Ime Udoka put things together down the stretch with a brand built on defense, buoyed by All-Star... >>>

Twins: MRI shows no structural damage to Buxton's right knee

Sunday  00:35,   17 april 2022

BOSTON (AP) — Twins manager Rocco Baldelli said an MRI on star Byron Buxton’s right knee didn’t reveal any structural issues. Speaking before Saturday’s game with the Boston Red Sox, Baldelli said that a team doctor would examine Buxton but that for >>>

Gil Hodges' family cherishing long-awaited Hall selection

Sunday  00:35,   17 april 2022

NEW YORK (AP) — Their 50-year wait over, the family of Gil Hodges is as relieved to see the patriarch selected to the Baseball Hall of Fame as they are grateful for the opportunity it provides kin he never met to understand the impact he made on... >>>