Hit on Maatta, late shoves put Caps' Orpik under microscope
WASHINGTON (AP) -- During their back-to-back Stanley Cup final runs in 2008 and 2009, the Pittsburgh Penguins knew all about what Brooks Orpik can do. The rugged, bruising defenseman's ability to play on the edge was a big part of the Penguins' playoff success for a long time....
Aldridge has 38 points, Spurs rout Thunder 124-92 in Game 1
SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- The San Antonio Spurs dismantled the Oklahoma City Thunder - in a hurry....
Raiders trade up to take QB Cook in 4th round of NFL draft
CHICAGO (AP) -- Connor Cook is the winningest quarterback in Michigan State history. Andrew Billings is coming off a dominant season on Baylor's defensive line....
Leicester misses 1st chance to clinch Premier League title
MANCHESTER, England (AP) -- Leicester missed its first chance to clinch the Premier League title, drawing 1-1 at Manchester United on Sunday to move within two points of the most unlikely championship in English soccer....
Dolphins owner says team's latest shake-up pays off in draft
DAVIE, Fla. (AP) -- Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross says his latest shake-up of the organization paid off in the draft, including unanimity about the risky decision to take Ole Miss tackle Laremy Tunsil....
Rosberg wins Russian Grand Prix as Hamilton takes second
SOCHI, Russia (AP) -- Nico Rosberg cruised to victory in the Russian Grand Prix on Sunday as his title rival and teammate Lewis Hamilton dodged crashes and battled through the pack for second....
Down a man after Orpik hit, Pens top Caps 2-1; series 1-all
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Already down a game in their second-round playoff series, Kris Letang and the Pittsburgh Penguins suddenly were down a man, too, on Saturday night, when Olli Maatta was leveled by a high hit from Washington's Brooks Orpik less than 5 minutes in....
Johnson has 2 goals and assist, Lightning beat Islanders 4-1
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- Tyler Johnson continues to have postseason success....
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2nd-seeded Kerber loses in 1st round of Madrid Open
MADRID (AP) -- Second-seeded Angelique Kerber lost 6-4, 6-2 to Barbora Strycova in the first round of the Madrid Open on Sunday....
The American Family Association, a Christian non-profit group launched April 20th a pledge to boycott Target after the retailer said it would welcome transgender customers and employees to use any bathroom or fitting room that matches their gender identity, offering an inclusive place to shop and to work. AFA argues that this store policy will allow sexual predators' access to potential victims and wanted to take a stand before Target's decision started a trend in retail.
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