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Preds' Weber to miss Games 3 and 4 at Chicago

Injured defenseman Shea Weber won't travel with the Nashville Predators for Games 3 and 4 in Chicago in their Western Conference quarterfinal series against the Blackhawks.

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Pierce talks Game 1 win

Paul Pierce talks about how happy he is with the Wizards' performance against the Raptors in Game 1 and how he was able to make sure he would be healthy in the playoffs.

Saturday's MLB highlights

Blue Jays walk off, top Braves (1:02)

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What's left for Lionel Messi?

After scoring his 400th career goal for Barcelona, Alexis Nunes takes a look at a few more milestones Lionel Messi has his sights set on for the rest of his career.

SportsCenter visits Ohio State

Cardale Jones, JT Barrett conversation (3:56)

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Have You Seen?

Mayweather All Access: Floyd as a child (0:54)

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Sport Science: Tripling Your Betts

Several individual plays were considered for Play of the Week, but instead the Sport Science team recognized a series of plays by Boston's Mookie Betts and called it our Performance of the Week.

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What to make of A-Rod's hot start

With two more home runs against Tampa Bay, Alex Rodriguez is off to a terrific start. What's fueling it? Buster Olney examines.

SportsCenter Clips

Pelicans' Davis excited to be in playoffs (0:41)

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Looking ahead: Miami Hurricanes

The Hurricanes return a lot of talent, but the team must avoid the letdowns that plagued its 2014-15 season.

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Being -- Makua Rothman

Being, Volume 1 begins with a look into North Shore native Makua Rothman's unlikely rise to an Hawaiian hero.

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Final: Lightning 5, Red Wings 1

Ben Bishop gets 24 saves and his first postseason win largely thanks to his team peppering Detroit's net with five goals. The Red Wings and Lightning are now tied 1-1 in the series. Box score

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NHL announces $50,000 fine for Flames coach Bob Hartley for incident in Friday's game. Deryk Engelland's game misconduct has been rescinded

Chamberlain ties NCAA HR record
Softball 

Oklahoma's Lauren Chamberlain's reaction after ripping her 90th career home run today vs. Baylor which moved her into a tie for most HRs in NCAA history: “I think just as soon as I hit it, I knew it was out, and I was like, 'Man, OK, I can chill now. I can relax.' "

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Not in the 6 with his woes

The Raptors only hit 38% of their shots in today's OT loss to the Wizards. Maybe they could get some pointers from their team ambassador. Can't drain Drake of his energy

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Tampa getting goals

Red Wings goaltender Petr Mrazek was pulled after giving up four goals but it didn't get much better with Jimmy Howard in net. Valtteri Filppula put the Lightning's fifth goal in the net. Detroit's enjoying the last moments of its 1-0 series lead. Follow live

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Warriors grounding Pelicans

New Orleans' Quincy Pondexter hit a half-court heave just before time expired to bring the Pelicans 3 points closer. The bad news is that they still trail the Dubs by 18. Stephen Curry is up to 27 points through three quarters. Live on ABC/WatchESPN

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Detroit gets on the board

Tomas Tatar gets the Red Wings' first goal of the game in the third. The Lightning have a 4-1 lead. Follow live

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Perez, Salazar spark 4-2 win
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The Indians used an unheralded catcher and a SP in the minors just days ago to beat the Twins. Roberto Perez slugged three hits and Danny Salazar struck out 10 in 6 innings.

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Steph Curry's circus shot
NBA 

It's been that kind of game -- really, that kind of season -- for Stephen Curry and the Warriors. The Pelicans got a taste of that as Curry finished a wild layup and-1.

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Blues lead 2-0 after two

Vladimir Tarasenko has turned it up in Game 2, he has the only two goals. The Blues are looking to even up the series with the Wild up at 1-1. Follow live

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White Sox go deep on Tigers
MLB 

Jose Abreu and Adam LaRoche supported SP Chris Sale (6IP, 2R) with a grand slam and a 3-run HR, respectively, in Chicago's 12-3 win.

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San Antonio Spurs @spurs

Injury Report April 18 Matt Bonner (tightness, right calf) – Questionable Tiago Splitter (tightness, right calf) – Questionable

Johnson scores again, Lightning up 4-0
NHL 

Tyler Johnson notches his second goal of the day to make a rough second period for Red Wings goalie Petr Mrazek even worse. Detroit has a 1-0 series lead. Follow live

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NHL 

Team Texas tops team Longhorns
College Football 

Both Jerrod Heard and Tyrone Swoopes saw reps at QB, as team Texas beat team Longhorns 27-16 in today's spring game.

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College Football 

Lightning takes 3-0 lead

Andrej Sustr got into the scoring fun and gave Tampa a 3-0 lead late in the second. It's his first goal of his playoff career. Follow live

Half: Warriors 59, Pelicans 41

Warriors G Leandro Barbosa just missed a buzzer-beater layup to end the half, but the Warriors are still up by 18 at half behind Steph Curry's 19 points -- 8 of which have come in transition. Live on ABC/WatchESPN

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OSU spring game: Grey 17, Scarlet 14

Cardale Jones, one of 3 QBs competing for the starting nod, provided the highlight of the day with a 58-yard TD pass. But the most notable number on Saturday: 99,391 people showed up to watch.

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Lightning strikes for second time

Alex Killorn slipped the puck past Petr Mrazek's skate to give Tampa a 2-0 lead in Game 2. The Red Wings lead the series 1-0. Follow live

LSU spring game: White 45, Purple 6

Not much separation was gained in the QB battle between Anthony Jennings (13-for-20, 240 yards, 2 TDs) and Brandon Harris (11-for-17, 178 yards, 2 TDs) -- both playing for White.

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Tampa trainer Mike Poirier checking Stamkos on the bench after he's shaken up in the corner. Appears to be fine.