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Predators pile it on late to even series

Nashville iced a back-and-forth Game 2 with a three-goal spurt in the third period, tying Chicago 1-1 in the first-round series.

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Sources: NBA cap could pass $100M by 2017-18

At this week's NBA Board of Governors meetings in New York, teams were advised ‎that the league's salary cap could rise past the $100 million mark as soon as the 2017-18 season, sources said.

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Showalter, Orioles shocked by Jimenez ejection

Ubaldo Jimenez was tossed Friday for hitting Pablo Sandoval in the right shoulder with a pitch, an ejection that Baltimore manager Buck Showalter later called ""professionally embarrassing."

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Scioscia meets with Hamilton, unsure on return

Los Angeles Angels manager Mike Scioscia met with Josh Hamilton this week for the first time in months, and he said he isn't sure when the star will return to the team.


A-Rod confident and dangerous

The Baseball Tonight Minute breaks down Alex Rodriguez's performance against the Rays and what it means for the Yankees' success.


Trout makes history in Angels win

Angels center fielder Mike Trout became the youngest player to reach 100 home runs and 100 steals in Los Angeles' 6-3 win over Houston.

Stanley Cup playoffs highlights

Capitals even series (1:29)


Temple Cup vs. Stanley Cup part 1

Keith Olbermann explains how baseball's Temple Cup was never able to match the lore and greatness of the Stanley Cup, and Mike Bolt presents Lord Stanley's Cup in studio.

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Signals: By the Numb3rs (15:07)

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Manziel apologizes, vows to regain Browns' trust

Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel, who was released from a rehab treatment facility last week, apologized Friday to the Browns organization and fans for letting them down.

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Bryan Stow throws out inspirational first pitch (0:51)



Canucks get series-tying win

Vancouver lit the lamp four times, three of them coming before Calgary scored once. The Flames struggled to get the puck past -- or even near -- Eddie Lack (23 saves) in Vancouver's Game 2 win. Box score


0 to 100 Trout, real quick

The first of two home runs by Angels outfielder Mike Trout on Friday night against the Astros made him the youngest player in history with 100 home runs and 100 stolen bases.


Predators even series 1-1

The Nashville Predators ended a 7-game losing streak going back to the regular season behind 2 goals from Craig Smith in a 6-2 win. The 6 goals are a franchise playoff record. Box score


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Crawford didn't allow more than 5 goals in a game all season. The 9 goals are the most he's given up in consecutive games this season.

Chicago falling apart in Music City

Through the end of the 1st period tonight, Blackhawks goalie Corey Crawford had played a total of 2 periods and allowed 5 goals on 28 shots in the series against the Predators. Since then? 4 goals on 17 shots and Chicago trails 6-2 with under 5 minutes to play. Follow live

Stoll arrested for cocaine possession

Kings forward Jarret Stoll was arrested in Las Vegas on suspicion of possession of cocaine and Ecstacy, according to Las Vegas Metro police. Stoll has been with the Kings since 2008, helping them win the Stanley Cup in 2012 and 2014. NHL security notified


Short night for Kendrick

Kyle Kendrick was holding his own against the reigning Cy Young Kershaw, but a single, two doubles and a 2-run 5th ended his night. The Rockies trail 6-3 in the bottom of the 5th. Follow live

Kershaw lets one get away

Charlie Blackmon took a 95-mph Kershaw fastball and knocked it into the right bleachers, bringing Drew Stubbs home and bringing the Rockies within 1 after the top of the 5th. Follow live


Twins walk off vs. Indians

Trevor Plouffe had been 0-for-4 before stepping to the plate to lead off the bottom of the 11th. He ended that skid -- and the game -- with a solo home run, giving Minnesota its third consecutive win. Box score


Peavy's short night

Giants' starter Jake Peavy lasted just 3.2 innings, giving up 8 hits and 4 runs. The Diamondbacks have opened up a 5-0 lead in the 5th as San Francisco's post-World Series struggles continue. Follow live


Canucks up 2-0 after 2

Aside from this scrum in front of his net, Canucks goalie Eddie Lack hasn't been challenged much. He's stopped all 14 shots he's faced, giving Vancouver a 2-goal lead headed to the third period. Follow live


Twins, Indians play on

Bryan Shaw was in a bases-loaded jam in the bottom of the 10th, but struck out Kennys Vargas on three pitches to send the game into another extra inning. Follow live

Future college stars shine in Classic
Men's College Basketball 

In a game that featured six Kentucky recruits -- and three undecided players who are considering the Wildcats -- the West beat the East 118-116 in the Jordan Brand Classic. Cheick Diallo and Allonzo Trier shared MVP honors.

Men's College Basketball 

Kane equalizes but Predators pull ahead

Patrick Kane scored the equalizer midway through the 2nd but Nashville's Craig Smith responded with his own goal just before the period ended. The Predators' lead is even more important as they lost Shea Weber for the remainder of the game (lower body injury). Follow live