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Caps Begin Playoff Run; Ovechkin Wins Award

Caps Begin Playoff Run; Ovechkin Wins Award

Capitals All-Star forward Alex Ovechkin scored 53 goals during the regular season to win the Maurice “Rocket”... Read »

Apr 12, 2015
Friars Top BU in NCAA Hockey Championship

Friars Top BU in NCAA Hockey Championship

Providence College earned its first NCAA hockey title when it beat Boston University 4-3 at the TD Garden. Read »

Apr 11, 2015
Browns QB Manziel Leaves Rehab: Report

Browns QB Manziel Leaves Rehab: Report

A person familiar with the situation says Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel has been released from a rehab... Read »

Apr 11, 2015
Public Service Set for Lauren Hill

Public Service Set for Lauren Hill

A public memorial service will be held Monday in Cincinnati for the college basketball player who inspired many... Read »

Apr 11, 2015
Red Sox Outlast Yankees, 6-5, in 19-Inning Marathon

Red Sox Outlast Yankees, 6-5, in 19-Inning Marathon

In one of the classic games of their long and illustrious rivalry, the Boston Red Sox finally outlasted the New York... Read »

Apr 11, 2015
Yankees, Red Sox Delayed in 12th After Lights Go Out

Yankees, Red Sox Delayed in 12th After Lights Go Out

Friday night's game between the Boston Red Sox and New York Yankees was delayed in the bottom of the 12th inning... Read »

Apr 11, 2015
Jordan Spieth's Breaks Another Masters Record

Jordan Spieth's Breaks Another Masters Record

Jordan Spieth set another Masters record. Read »

Apr 11, 2015
College Basketball Player Lauren Hill Dies at 19

College Basketball Player Lauren Hill Dies at 19

Lauren Hill, a freshman at a Ohio university who fought an inoperable brain tumor to play college basketball, has... Read »

Apr 10, 2015
Wizards Home Playoff Game Tickets Going on Sale

Wizards Home Playoff Game Tickets Going on Sale

Washington Wizards fans can start buying their tickets to first round home playoff games. Read »

Apr 10, 2015
NBA Player Stabbed Outside NYC Nightclub Thanks Well-Wishers

NBA Player Stabbed Outside NYC Nightclub Thanks Well-Wishers

The 31-year-old man accused of stabbing an ex-Knicks NBA player and his girlfriend outside a popular nightclub in... Read »

Apr 9, 2015
Meet the Kentucky Derby's Top 10 Contenders

Meet the Kentucky Derby's Top 10 Contenders

Step right up, American Pharoah. Final rehearsal's a few days away, and it's time to see whether you or your dance... Read »

Apr 9, 2015
All Eyes on McIlroy, Woods as Masters Begins

All Eyes on McIlroy, Woods as Masters Begins

Three of golf's greatest players began the Masters with ceremonial tee shots. Then the focus quickly shifted to... Read »

Apr 9, 2015
Sixth-Grader Who Won Bracket Challenge Can't Claim Prize: ESPN

Sixth-Grader Who Won Bracket Challenge Can't Claim Prize: ESPN

A sixth-grade boy from suburban Chicago completed a near-perfect bracket predicting the NCAA men's basketball... Read »

Apr 9, 2015
Final Suspect Guilty in Slaying of Sean Taylor

Final Suspect Guilty in Slaying of Sean Taylor

The final suspect pleaded guilty Wednesday in the 2007 killing of Washington Redskins star safety Sean Taylor during... Read »

Apr 8, 2015
Jack Nicklaus Makes Hole-in-One at Masters Par-3 Contest

Jack Nicklaus Makes Hole-in-One at Masters Par-3 Contest

Jack Nicklaus thrilled the crowd Wednesday at the annual Masters par-3 contest, making a hole-in-one on the fourth... Read »

Apr 8, 2015

Going for Their Gold: Maryland Gymnasts Win State Championship

Follow the journey of the Level 9 Maryland State Champions, the Frederick Gymnastics Club; from practice, to... View »

Apr 8, 2015
NFL Hires Sarah Thomas, 1st Female Game Official

NFL Hires Sarah Thomas, 1st Female Game Official

The NFL has its first full-time female game official. Sarah Thomas, who has worked exhibition games, will be a line... Read »

Apr 8, 2015
NBA Player, Wife Stabbed Outside NYC Nightclub: Sources

NBA Player, Wife Stabbed Outside NYC Nightclub: Sources

An NBA player who once played for the Knicks and his wife were stabbed outside a popular nightclub in Manhattan's... Read »

Apr 9, 2015
UConn Women Beat Notre Dame to Clinch 10th National Title

UConn Women Beat Notre Dame to Clinch 10th National Title

The UConn Huskies defeated the Notre Dame Fighting Irish, 63-53, to clinch their third consecutive and 10th overall... Read »

Apr 8, 2015
Duke Win Gives Ill. Sixth-Grader Best Bracket in ESPN Challenge

Duke Win Gives Ill. Sixth-Grader Best Bracket in ESPN Challenge

For one Illinois sixth-grader, Duke’s 68-63 win over Wisconsin in the NCAA men’s basketball championship game Monday... Read »

Apr 7, 2015

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