LEADING OFF: MadBum faces Thor; Price in prime time vs Yanks; Scherzer pitches in hometown as Nats go for sweep in St. Louis; Hamels returns; Sale and Kershaw on mound
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Olympian Nick Simmonds is auctioning off some space on his arm that can be used for ads during the 2016 track and field season. Problem is, he's not exactly allowed to do that. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) breaks it down.
Mean tweets are usually funny, but these ones one have you laughing. Two female sportscasters sat down with men who read what the Internet is saying about them. Keleigh Nealon (@keleighnealon) has the story.
LaMarcus Aldridge had 38 points and the San Antonio Spurs dismantled the Oklahoma City Thunder 124-92 on Saturday night, never trailing in Game 1 of the second-round series
After staying relatively quiet during a turbulent offseason, Johnny Manziel sent out a series of tweets on Friday night thanking his friends and family for support.
Eric Fehr scored the tiebreaking goal against his former team with about 4 1/2 minutes remaining, giving the Pittsburgh Penguins a 2-1 victory over the Washington Capitals that tied their Eastern Conference second-round playoff series at a game apiece
The University of Washington posted some guidelines for cheerleader tryouts, but have since removed the info graphic after receiving some backlash. Keri Lumm (@thekerilumm) reports.
Andre Berto stopped Victor Ortiz with two knockdowns in the fourth round Saturday night, avenging his loss in their first bout five years ago
The last-place Toronto Maple Leafs held firm by winning the NHL draft lottery, putting them in position to take U.S. center Auston Matthews with the first pick
Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross says his latest shake-up of the organization has paid off in the draft, and he likes the risky decision to pick Ole Miss tackle Laremy Tunsil
The Minnesota Vikings made 22-year-old wide receiver Moritz Boehringer from Germany the first player in league history drafted straight from Europe
The LA Rams have the No. 1 pick in this year's NFL Draft and all signs point to Jared Goff being the first to shake the commissioner's hand on stage.
Tyler Johnson had two goals and an assist and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the New York Islanders 4-1 on Saturday to even the second-round series at a game apiece