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orpik-apos-s-hit-on-maatta-draws-ire-of-pens-apos-sullivan
NHL

WASHINGTON -- During their back-to-back Stanley Cup final runs in 2008 and 2009, the Pittsburgh Penguins knew all about what ...more 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.

2016-05-0103:15 espn.go.com
rapid-reaction-pittsburgh-penguins-2-washington-capitals-1
NHL

WASHINGTON -- Eric Fehr's goal with 4:28 to go in the third period lifted the Pittsburgh Penguins to a well-deserved 2-1 ...more win over the Washington Capitals on Saturday night, tying the second-round series at one game apiece.

2016-05-0100:11 espn.go.com
for-rick-porcello-there-apos-s-nothing-quite-like-a-sinking-feeling
MLB

BOSTON -- Here's the deal with Rick Porcello: More sinkers mean fewer stinkers. Got that?

2016-05-0101:42 espn.go.com
yankees-showing-no-signs-of-life
MLB

BOSTON -- Choose your adjective: Repetitive. Monotonous. Dispiriting. Same-old/same-old.

2016-05-0101:29 espn.go.com
spurs-crush-thunder-behind-kawhi-leonard-and-lamarcus-aldridge
NBA

It was expected that the San Antonio Spurs and Oklahoma City Thunder would be reasonably matched in the Western Conference semifinals.

2016-05-0101:16 espn.go.com
after-a-humiliating-game-1-it-apos-s-back-to-the-drawing-board-for-the-thunder
NBA

SAN ANTONIO -- Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook sat on opposite ends of the Oklahoma City Thunder bench, Durant at the ...more front and Westbrook on the end. Durant leaned forward, his face in his left hand, expressionless and mostly motionless. Westbrook stared forward at nothing in particular, elbows on his knees.

2016-05-0101:49 espn.go.com
MLB

Baltimore Orioles closer Zach Britton is day-to-day after exiting the team's 8-7 loss to the Chicago White Sox on Saturday ...more with an ankle injury.

2016-05-0100:39 espn.go.com
top-stats-to-know-first-matchup-of-bumgarner-amp-syndergaard
MLB

The marquee pitching matchup on Sunday pits New York Mets starter Noah Syndergaard against San Francisco Giants ace Madison ...more Bumgarner. Syndergaard has emerged as one of the game’s top pitchers in 2016. Bumgarner has had an up and down start, but has been great against the Mets.

2016-04-3023:58 espn.go.com
mlb
michael-pineda-better-yankees-apos-offense-worse-result-abysmal
MLB

BOSTON -- Compared to his last outing, in which he allowed seven earned runs and four home runs to the light-hitting Tampa ...more Bay Rays, New York Yankees pitcher Michael Pineda was practically lights-out against the powerful Boston Red Sox on Saturday night, limiting them to two runs in five innings.

2016-04-3023:59 espn.go.com
source-kings-to-interview-ewing-for-coaching-job
NBA

Former New York Knicks center Patrick Ewing will interview for the Sacramento Kings' head coaching vacancy this week, sources ...more told ESPN's Chris Broussard, confirming an earlier report by The Vertical.

2016-05-0100:32 espn.go.com
kent-bazemore-not-afraid-to-take-on-lebron-james
NBA

ATLANTA -- Not long after the Atlanta Hawks eliminated the Celtics on Thursday night, Kent Bazemore sat in a cramped TD Garden ...more visitors locker room with a sizable crowd of reporters and cameras around him.

2016-04-3023:20 espn.go.com
NBA

Stephen Curry might be sidelined for the start of the second round of the playoffs, but the Golden State Warriors guard is ...more still putting up big numbers -- at least on social media. Recently, he surpassed 10 million followers on Instagram, and to commemorate the milestone, he was given a signed jersey from Argentinian soccer star Lionel Messi, who wears the famed No. 10 for his country and for Barcelona.

2016-04-3022:20 espn.go.com
NFL

RENTON, Wash. -- Shortly after the Seattle Seahawks made their final pick Saturday, wide receiver Doug Baldwin tweeted a ...more message to his head coach.

2016-04-3021:15 espn.go.com
jerry-jones-lost-sleep-over-missing-out-on-paxton-lynch
NFL

IRVING, Texas -- Dallas Cowboys owner and general manager Jerry Jones did not get much sleep after the first round of the draft.

2016-04-3022:10 espn.go.com
last-place-leafs-win-nhl-draft-lottery-jets-no-2
NHL

Brendan Shanahan's job of rebuilding the Toronto Maple Leafs got a big boost after the last-place team won the NHL draft ...more lottery. That puts it in position to take U.S. center Auston Matthews with the first pick.

2016-04-3021:55 espn.go.com
debate-who-really-won-the-draft-lottery
NHL

The draft lottery was won by the Toronto Maple leafs. But who really won? Scott Burnside and Pierre LeBrun weigh in.

2016-04-3021:57 espn.go.com
astros-problems-in-2016-are-plentiful
MLB

The Houston Astros have not played like the team ranked No. 5 in ESPN.com’s preseason power rankings.

2016-04-3022:22 espn.go.com
wilmer-flores-apos-ran-the-bases-like-it-was-a-walk-off-apos
MLB

NEW YORK -- Wilmer Flores entered his sixth-inning at-bat on Saturday hitting .077 and with no RBIs on the season. So when ...more he launched a solo homer against Matt Cain to cap the New York Mets' scoring in an eventual 6-5 win against the San Francisco Giants, he felt a weight lifted from his shoulders.

2016-04-3022:10 espn.go.com
NFL

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. -- The New York Jets have set up a punting competition that will be followed around the world.

2016-04-3021:27 espn.go.com
what-apos-s-trending-in-the-nfl-michigan-state-quarterback-connor-cook-goes-to-oakland-raiders
NFL

Taking a spin around the NFL with the latest news and notes from Saturday:

2016-04-3021:10 espn.go.com