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Alex Ovechkin is one goal away from reaching 50, with a league-best 22 on the power play. The Washington Capitals could have trouble breaking through with the man advantage against a Carolina Hurricanes team that's among the top penalty killing clubs in the NHL. Ovechkin and the Capitals continue their pursuit of a playoff spot when they host the Hurricanes on Tuesday night. Washington...
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IndyCar: Why Montoya's win was such a powerful statement

ST. PETERSBURG, Florida – Juan Pablo Montoya’s victory in Sunday’s Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg – the season opening race for the 2015 Verizon IndyCar Series – delivered a powerful statement. And to his fellow drivers in the series, they heard that message loud and clear. “Juan was always going to be Juan,” said third-place finisher Tony Kanaan, who was part...
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UEFA opens disciplinary case over Montenegro-Russia violence

MOSCOW (AP) UEFA has opened disciplinary proceedings against Montenegro and Russia after a Euro 2016 qualifier between the teams was abandoned Friday due to crowd violence. The game was called off at 0-0 on 67 minutes after Russian player Dmitry Kombarov was hit by a missile thrown from the stands and spectators from both sides clashed. Earlier, the game had been suspended for 30...
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Wisconsin's Kaminsky, Duke's Okafor lead AP All-America team

Frank Kaminsky and Jahlil Okafor are as different as stories can be in college basketball. The two, however, have a lot in common -- both are in the Final Four and both were the top selections on The Associated Press' 2014-15 All-America team. Kaminsky, the 7-foot senior from Wisconsin, was a unanimous choice Monday. Okafor, the 6-11 freshman from Duke, received all but one first...
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Mark Cuban 'fine' with potential first fine of the season

Mark Cuban is known for having lots of money, owning the Dallas Mavericks and making regular appearances on the television show "Shark Tank." He's also known as one of the NBA's most contentious figures, someone who freely speaks his mind and, more often than not, gets penalized for it. But Cuban's been relatively mellow over the past few months, and the league has yet to fine him...
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Armenia coach Challandes quits after poor results

YEREVAN, Armenia (AP) Armenia coach Bernard Challandes has quit after his team made a poor start to qualifying for the European Championship. Armenia has not won any of the four qualifiers it has played so far and is bottom of Group I. Challandes, who had been in charge since February 2014, offered his resignation in response to Sunday's 2-1 defeat away to Albania, Armenian Football...
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Lady Bears expect more next season after falling short of Final Four

The immediate pain made it difficult for Nina Davis to think about Baylor's bright future. For the second year in a row, the Lady Bears' season ended with a loss to Notre Dame in a regional final. "We fell short, and we thought we had a great opportunity to get to the Final Four," said Davis, the sophomore who was the Big 12 player of the year. "But we had a great season." And it...
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MotoGP: Rossi reflects after 'best battle ever'

Valentino Rossi pulled off a sensational display of riding to claim victory in at the Commercial Bank Grand Prix of Qatar. The nine-time World Champion rolled back the years to provide MotoGP fans with a thrilling finish to the first round of the season, as he battled for the race win with the Desmosedici GP15 of Andrea Dovizioso. Rossi, who started from 8th on the grid, picked...
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Jim Harbaugh finishes fourth in Michigan's student government presidential election

University of Michigan head football coach Jim Harbaugh said recently that he's not worth his $5 million salary, which may explain why some students tried to put him to work as president of the university's student government. Harbaugh didn't run in the closely-contested presidential election tha was decided by five votes, nor is Harbaugh eligible, nevertheless the coach managed...
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Matheny likes flexibility Villanueva brings to Cardinals' bullpen

JUPITER, Fla. -- The St. Louis Cardinals have told reliever Carlos Villanueva he will be on their 25-man opening-day roster. "We talked to him about him being a part of our club, so today was a good morning for him," manager Mike Matheny said Monday. The 31-year-old right-hander agreed to a minor league contract in February and had the right to request his release if not added to...
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Hurting Baylor women expect to be bigger, better next season

The immediate pain made it difficult for Nina Davis to think about Baylor's bright future. For the second year in a row, the Lady Bears' season ended with a loss to Notre Dame in a regional final. ''We fell short, and we thought we had a great opportunity to get to the Final Four,'' said Davis, the sophomore who was the Big 12 player of the year. ''But we had a great season.'' And...
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Badgers' Kaminsky a unanimous selection for AP All-America team

Wisconsin senior Frank Kaminsky is a unanimous selection for the 2014-15 AP All-America team while Duke freshman Jahlil Okafor received all but one first-team vote. Notre Dame senior Jerian Grant, Kentucky junior Willie Cauley-Stein and Ohio State freshman D'Angelo Russell rounded out the team that was announced Monday. The 7-foot Kaminsky led the Badgers to their second straight...
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On Jonathan Taylor and Second Chances

Sometimes I get ScoreCenter alerts so unimportant they make me want to turn off push notifications, and other times they make me want to throw up. The notification I received on Saturday night about Jonathan Taylor was the latter. I like to think Outkick has made its stand against domestic violence and sexual assault pretty clear, if not with Clay's recent articles on the disaster...
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Five Points: USMNT looks to close out European trip on high note in Switzerland

ZURICH Another late demise in Denmark left the U.S. national team with a clear brief during this extended training camp in Switzerland. The period between matches allowed U.S. coach Jurgen Klinsmann and his players with ample time to assess the root causes of the 3-2 defeat in Århus and take firm steps to eradicate them ahead of the friendly against the Swiss at Stadion Letzigrund...
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Germany defender Hummels considering future at Dortmund

Defender Mats Hummels admits he is pondering his future at Borussia Dortmund and refuses to rule out a transfer abroad. The Germany international has long been courted by Manchester United, whose manager Louis van Gaal may seek a top defender in the summer with another large war chest expected. "Everyone knows how much I like Dortmund, but I also want us to have a powerful team which...
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Texas freshman Myles Turner says he'll leave for NBA draft

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) Texas freshman Myles Turner says he's leaving the Longhorns after one season to enter the NBA draft. Turner announced the move Monday in a video posted on YouTube. The 6-foot-11 forward has long been projected as a potential lottery pick in the draft. The announcement came two days after Texas coach Rick Barnes was fired after 17 seasons. Turner was one of the...
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Vote: Who is the best defensive lineman of all time?

Vote: Who is the best defensive lineman of all time?
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NFL suspends Browns GM 4 games for texting

CLEVELAND (AP) -- The NFL has suspended Browns general manager Ray Farmer for four games for sending text messages to the sideline last season during games. Farmer has acknowledged sending the messages, which is prohibited under league rules. The league's punishment handed down on Monday includes a $250,000 fine on the Browns. But the league spared stripping the team of any draft...
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Mailbag: Nick Saban's senseless mistake blew up in Alabama's face

After about a year away, it's time to bring back the mailbag. New website. New day of the week. It'll be the Monday Mailbag -- at least through the rest of the offseason. As always, if you have questions, send them to me via Twitter to @BruceFeldmanCFB. From @tmonday57: Why was [Jonathan Taylor] ever part of the program [at Alabama]? Taylor is the 6-foot-4, 340-pound junior college...
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Prosecution rests its case against Boston Marathon bomber after gruesome autopsy testimony

BOSTON (AP) Prosecution rests its case against Boston Marathon bomber after gruesome autopsy testimony.
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Kaminsky, Okafor lead 2014-15 AP All-America team

Wisconsin senior Frank Kaminsky is a unanimous selection for the 2014-15 AP All-America team while Duke freshman Jahlil Okafor received all but one first-team vote. Notre Dame senior Jerian Grant, Kentucky junior Willie Cauley-Stein and Ohio State freshman D'Angelo Russell rounded out the team that was announced Monday. The 7-foot Kaminsky led the Badgers to their second straight...
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Cleveland Indians to wear patch honoring late Al Rosen

CLEVELAND (AP) -- The Indians will honor the late Al Rosen this season by wearing his No. 7 jersey number on their jersey sleeves. The AL's MVP in 1953, Rosen died on March 13 at 91. He spent his entire career with Cleveland (1947-56) and went on to have a successful career as a baseball executive with Houston, the New York Yankees and San Francisco. In his MVP season, Rosen batted...
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Russia goalkeeper Akinfeev fit again after being hit by flare

MOSCOW -- CSKA Moscow says Russia goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev should be ready to play this weekend after recovering from being hit in the head with a flare during a European Championship qualifying match against Montenegro. A flare thrown from an area occupied by Montenegro fans hit Akinfeev in the back of the head during Friday's game. He was rushed to the hospital and treated for...
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Mean tweets: Someone tell Kipnis to 'stop eating & start hitting'

In a video that should make "Jimmy Kimmel Live" and "Major League" creators proud, the Cleveland Indians have produced a video showing players reading and responding to some genuinely harsh tweets directed at them. Many of the haters fired some humorous stuff at the Indians (85-77 and third in the AL Central last year), and whomever directed the video did not pluck only the softball...
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Lyon defender Jallet out for 4 weeks with shoulder injury

LYON, France (AP) Lyon defender Christophe Jallet will be out for up to four weeks after dislocating his left shoulder in France's 2-0 win against Denmark on Sunday. Jallet, who has played in all but one of Lyon's 30 league games so far, was carried off on a stretcher in the 89th minute after slipping over trying to make a tackle and landing heavily on his side. Lyon, which is one...
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