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Favre admits he fears 'tomorrow I may not remember who I am'

Monday  08:11,   19 february 2018
theScore

Favre admits he fears 'tomorrow I may not remember who I am'Brett Favre is the NFL's iron man, having started a record 321 games in a row during his 20-year[...]

NHL, Capitals condemn fans who racially taunted Devante Smith-Pelly

Monday  08:05,   19 february 2018
Sportsnet

NHL, Capitals condemn fans who racially taunted Devante Smith-Pelly during Saturday’s 7-1 Chicago Blackhawks win over the Washington Capitals.“Last night in Chicago, individuals directed racial taunts and abuse at Washington Capitals player Devante [...]

Devils’ Miles Wood suspended two games for boarding Namestnikov

Monday  06:05,   19 february 2018
Sportsnet

Devils’ Miles Wood suspended two games for boarding NamestnikovNew Jersey Devils forward Miles Wood has been suspended two games for boarding Tampa Bay Lightning star Vladislav[...]

Archibald providing missing toughness in Canucks’ lineup

Monday  05:07,   19 february 2018
Sportsnet

Archibald providing missing toughness in Canucks’ lineupVANCOUVER – Nearly four years since his last appearance in the National Hockey League, Darren Archibald’s career seemed to be at a[...]

Assessing the trade deadline avenues the Jets should explore

Sunday  23:21,   18 february 2018
theScore

Assessing the trade deadline avenues the Jets should exploreThe Jets are quick, young, and strong up front, deep on the blue line, and have developed an All-Star netminder who's shown no signs of letting up in his breakout campaign. While Blake[...]

Canada must improve finishing to boost medal hopes

Sunday  21:52,   18 february 2018
Sportsnet

Without doubt, Canada is going to need to be better at finishing around the net as they move on to the playoff rounds if they hope to claim a third straight Winter Games medal in men’s hockey.GANGNEUNG, South Korea – Conservatively, it could have[...]

‘Don’t be surprised’ if Senators move Erik Karlsson, per report

Sunday  21:52,   18 february 2018
MSN

Photo by Claus Andersen/Getty Images The Ottawa Senators have been adamant leading up to the trade deadline that star defenseman and captain Erik Karlsson is unavailable. However, a report surfaced on Hockey Night in Canada on Saturday that there’s[...]

Family version of Brady's SB LI ring sells for almost $345K

Sunday  17:35,   18 february 2018
theScore

A family version of Tom Brady's Super Bowl LI championship ring sold Sunday morning for $344,927, according to ESPN's Darren Rovell. It's the second-highest price tag for a piece of sports memorabilia from the last 25 years, surpassed [...]

Ranking every dunk from the Slam Dunk contest

Sunday  17:35,   18 february 2018
theScore

Donovan Mitchell won the Slam Dunk contest Saturday night, but did he have the best dunk? Below, we rank the 12 combined throw-downs from Mitchell, Larry Nance Jr., Dennis Smith Jr., and Victor Oladipo based on style, power, creativity, and degree[...]

LeBron questions gun laws after latest shooting massacre

Sunday  12:21,   18 february 2018
theScore

As he indicated Friday, LeBron James isn't going to just shut up and dribble. No stranger to commenting on social justice issues, the face of the NBA waded into gun politics Saturday, wondering aloud how the 19-year-old gunman in the latest U.S. [...]

Shaq, Kobe reveal source of past beef at all-star weekend

Sunday  12:21,   18 february 2018
Sportsnet

Kobe Bryant and Shaquille O’Neal got together for a ‘Players Only’ special on TNT and revealed what caused the dominant duo to split in 2004. The pair won three straight titles from 2000 to 2002, but fell apart against the Detroit Pistons in 2004.“I [...]

Ron and Don: Flames’ Matthew Tkachuk is like Bruins’ Brad Marchand

Sunday  12:20,   18 february 2018
Sportsnet

Matthew Tkachuk is having himself quite the sophomore season and he’s gaining a reputation as one of the peskiest players in the NHL. Matthew Tkachuk is having himself quite the sophomore season and he’s gaining a reputation as one of the[...]

Sens-Jets deal involving Mike Hoffman likely too complicated

Sunday  12:20,   18 february 2018
Sportsnet

Sens-Jets deal involving Mike Hoffman likely too complicatedThe Winnipeg Jets are looking to bolster their already-impressive roster for a lengthy playoff run and Ottawa Senators winger Mike Hoffman’s name has been bandied about in trade rumours[...]

Roberto Luongo earns win in first game back

Sunday  12:20,   18 february 2018
MSN

Roberto Luongo earns win in first game backCALGARY - Mike Matheson scored twice and Aleksander Barkov had a goal and two assists on Saturday night to lead the Florida Panthers to a 6-3 victory over the Calgary[...]

Nilsson with 44 saves, Canucks beat Bruins

Sunday  12:20,   18 february 2018
MSN

Nilsson with 44 saves, Canucks beat BruinsVANCOUVER - Loui Eriksson scored his second goal of the night late in the third period and goaltender Anders Nilsson stopped 44 shots as the Vancouver Canucks beat the Boston Bruins 6-1 on Saturday[...]