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Bolts blank Rangers, reach Stanley Cup finals

Ben Bishop made 22 saves Friday night as Tampa Bay won Game 7 in MSG to reach the Stanley Cup finals.

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Sources: Bulls confident Hoiberg is next coach

The Chicago Bulls are quietly confident that Iowa State head coach Fred Hoiberg will accept an offer to become the next head coach of the team, according to multiple league sources.

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Leah Still suffers setback in cancer treatment

Leah Still, the 5-year-old daughter of Bengals defensive tackle Devon Still, has been diagnosed with veno-occlusive disease resulting from a complication in her recovery from pediatric cancer.

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Sefolosha says arrest has hurt his reputation

Hawks forward Thabo Sefolosha blames police for the leg injuries he suffered during his April arrest in New York and told ESPN that the incident has damaged his reputation.

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Time for some fearless predictions!

Among the predictions: The San Francisco Giants' Brandon Crawford will win the NL MVP award and the Los Angeles Dodgers will pick up Aroldis Chapman.

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Photos: Friday Funnies - Celebration Fails

Celebrations can be pretty epic, but for some ... in not such a great way. A look at some of the top celebration fails on the field.


McDonagh played through broken foot

Rangers captain Ryan McDonagh was playing through a broken foot for "a couple of games," coach Alain Vigneault revealed after New York was eliminated from the playoffs after a Game 7 loss.


Posey adds another in 8th

Buster Posey tallied his 3rd RBI of the night on a ground-rule double to give the Giants a 3-1 lead over the Braves in the bottom of the 8th, and Brandon Crawford brought Posey home to tack on one more and push San Francisco's lead to 3. Follow live


Amir Khan wins by unanimous decision

Amir Khan and Chris Algieri went the full 12 rounds, but Khan got the unanimous decision win (115-113 and 117-111 twice on the judges' scorecards). Khan improved his record to 31-3 with his fifth straight victory.


Final: White Sox 6, Astros 3 (11)

Gordon Beckham tied things up with a solo home run in the eighth, and Geovany Soto doubled home two in the 11th. Box score


Myanmar scores early in U-20 World Cup

The U.S. didn't clear a corner in the ninth minute of play and Yan Naing Oo of Myanmar was able to to sneak a shot through on the near post. Team USA found themselves in a 1-0 hole early before an equalizer off a set piece from the corner.


LeBron: Ain't no stopping us, now

When asked what it will take to slow down MVP Stephen Curry in the Finals, LeBron James said, "The same way you slow me down. You can't." Stopping Curry


A Khan victory could spell Mayweather

For more than a year, Amir Khan has been chasing a fight with Floyd Mayweather but has been the bridesmaid. But after his win over Chris Algieri, Khan could get the call for Mayweather's Sept. 12 bout, Dan Rafael writes. Highest profile fighter left?


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Albert smacks his 10th homer of the season and his second in as many games! 2-0 Halos in the 6th!

D-backs' clutch hitting gets win

Nick Ahmed's solo homer in the 8th broke the tie and A.J. Pollock's 2-run shot in the 9th gave the D-backs the cushion needed for their 7-5 win over the Brewers. Box score


Hoiberg to the Windy City?

The Chicago Bulls are quietly confident that Iowa State head coach Fred Hoiberg will accept an offer to become the next head coach of the team, multiple league sources tell Nick Friedell. Story


Colabello breaks tie in the 9th

Josh Donaldson's 3-run home run in the 5th got the Blue Jays the tie, and Chris Colabello brought them home on a 2-run shot in the 9th for a 6-4 win over the Twins. Mark Buehrle pitched a 6-hit complete game for his 6th win of the season. Box score


Melrose: 'Tampa Bay is great in New York'

With Ben Bishop shutting out the Rangers and beating Henrik Lundqvist in Game 7, is it time to give him the throne? Not so fast, according to Barry Melrose: "I think he's got to win the next round to be the king, but the guy is an unbelievable player."


Final: Cardinals 3, Dodgers 0

The rain started to fall in St. Louis, but the Cards wrapped things up before weather became a factor. John Lackey allowed just 5 hits and 1 walk over 7 innings in the shutout win. Box score


Angels sneak one past Tigers

After Anibal Sanchez loaded up the bases in the 4th, an Ian Kinsler error allowed Matt Joyce to reach and the Angels to take a 1-0 lead over the Tigers. Follow live