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2017-04-25 13:00:44.327Derek Jeter won the auction for the Miami Marlins, but you already knew that. In fact, the moment you heard Jeter was involved in a group pursuing the purchase of the Marlins, you probably figured muscle memory would rule the day and that No. 2 would
2017-04-25 13:22:58.357On Tuesday morning I was jarred out of my slumber not by an alarm clock or a wakeup call. My cell phone had vibrated off the nightstand. Every buzz was delivering the same news and/or reaction to that news: Dale Earnhardt Jr. is retiring at the end o
2017-04-25 11:10:23.733Whenever there is a pressing topic in golf, not everyone agrees on the same course of action. When that happens, we poll our scribes in a format we like to call Alternate Shot. ESPN.com senior golf writer Jason Sobel: You know, Bob, my initial reacti
2017-04-25 09:01:04.200Should Wladimir Klitschko, the former longtime heavyweight world champion, defeat Anthony Joshua on Saturday (live on Showtime at 4:15 p.m. ET, taped on HBO at 11 p.m. ET/PT) at sold-out Wembley Stadium in London, where a British-record boxing crowd
2017-04-25 05:21:42.110Who is going to win the series, the Penguins or the Capitals? Craig Custance: These are the two best teams remaining, but this is the series the Kris Letang and Matt Murray injuries will catch up to the Pittsburgh Penguins. The Washington Capitals
2017-04-25 05:39:30.737Maria Sharapova will return to the WTA Tour this week in Stuttgart, Germany, after a 15-month suspension for meldonium use, triggered by inattention to anti-doping rules. She is unranked and will compete thanks to a wild-card entry granted by tournam
2017-04-24 14:28:03.867BRISTOL, Tenn. -- As Jimmie Johnson looked in his rearview mirror as the final frenetic laps clicked away Monday afternoon at Bristol Motor Speedway, he could see Clint Bowyer and felt like he could hear Bowyer throwing a fit. "I think I could hear
2017-04-24 10:58:22.277Washington Capitals (55-19-8, first, Metropolitan Division) vs. Pittsburgh Penguins (50-20-11, second, Metropolitan Division) Why you have to watch: Where to start? First of all, it's the two best teams in the NHL from the regular season. In a para
2017-04-24 08:54:20.893Thanks for the memories, Round 1 -- including those Stanley Cup playoffs-record 18 overtime games and the nonstop drama. Now it's time to contemplate the merits of the eight teams left standing for the second round, which begins on Wednesday. We size
2017-04-24 07:21:50.357TORONTO -- Was that joy or relief on the face of Washington Capitals owner Ted Leonsis in his team's dressing room on Sunday night? Given that his team had just won in overtime to survive its first-round series against the underdog Toronto Maple Leaf
2017-04-24 07:30:09.170A roundup of the past week's notable boxing results from around the world: Sunday at Osaka, Japan Kazuto Ioka W12 Noknoi Sitthiprasert Retains a flyweight title Scores: 117-110 (twice), 116-111 Records: Ioka (22-1, 13 KOs); Sitthiprasert (62-5,
2017-04-24 06:33:56.803TORONTO -- Braden Holtby's game is back on track just in time to face the Pittsburgh Penguins. The Vezina Trophy nominee was feeling the heat through the first four games of the Washington Capitals' first-round series against the Toronto Ma
2017-04-24 04:41:18.123What does the Toronto Maple Leafs' effort against the Washington Capitals mean for next season? Craig Custance: If they can upgrade that defense, everything is there for the Maple Leafs to catapult to the top of the Eastern Conference next season.
2017-04-23 18:34:42.750TORONTO -- Bring on the Pittsburgh Penguins. But first, the Washington Capitals need to come up for air. Marcus Johansson scored his second goal of the game, 6 minutes, 31 seconds into overtime, and the top-seeded Caps edged the No. 8-seeded Toronto
2017-04-23 16:53:27.273Ottawa Senators (44-28-10, second, Atlantic Division) vs. New York Rangers (48-28-6, first wild card in the Eastern Conference) Why you have to watch: The entertainment value of this series is going to be off the charts. Not only is a trip to
2017-04-23 14:16:11.020BOSTON -- The Ottawa Senators advanced to the second round of the Stanley Cup playoffs after dismissing the Boston Bruins 3-2 in overtime in Game 6 Sunday at TD Garden. Clarke MacArthur scored for the Senators on the power play in overtime.