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Analyst takes puck to forehead ... and finishes game (of course)

  NBC Sports Network analyst Brian Engblom needed stitches after taking a puck to his forehead late in the second period of the Pittsburgh Penguins' 3-2 shootout victory over the San Jose Sharks on Sunday night. Penguins star Sidney Crosby tipped Brenden Dillon's outlet pass over the glass with 1:42 left in the period. The puck deflected right at Engblom, who was broadcasting from...
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Belmont rewrites record book during 20-run inning vs. Tennessee-Martin

  Belmont broke three NCAA Division I records and tied a fourth Sunday during a 20-run sixth inning in a 34-10 victory over UT Martin. The Bruins set the marks for most plate appearances (26), total bases (43) and RBI (20) in an inning. The previous records were 25 plate appearances (by Delaware and New Mexico, each in 1993), 30 total bases (Delaware, 1993) and 19 RBI (Clemson,...
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Kelly Kraft wins Louisiana Open for first Web.com Tour title

  Kelly Kraft won the Louisiana Open on Sunday for his first Web.com Tour title, closing with a 6-under-par 65 in windy conditions for a one-stroke victory at Le Triomphe. Kraft, the 26-year-old former SMU player who won the 2012 U.S. Amateur, had a 14-under 270 total. He earned $99,000 to jump to sixth on the money list with $113,414. ''It's been a while. It feels good to win again...
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Orioles two-sport prospect Pat Connaughton is pretty athletic

Pat Connaughton, a fourth round pick by the Baltimore Orioles in 2014, certainly looks like a promising pitching prospect. In his first taste of professional baseball last season, he went 0-1 with a 2.45 ERA in 14.2 innings with 10 strikeouts for the Aberdeen IronBirds. However, he showed off his athletic ability this weekend, absolutely throwing it down for Notre Dame in the NCAA...
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Kings-Grizzlies Preview

A string of contests against some of the league's elite has the Memphis Grizzlies on the verge of matching their longest losing streak of the season. They'll face lesser competition Monday night as they try to make it 10 straight home wins over Sacramento, although the Kings persevered through a physical contest to end a nine-game overall skid against the Grizzlies in their most...
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Kerr ends win drought

Kerr ends win drought.
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Knicks keep guard Ricky Ledo with second 10-day contract

  The New York Knicks signed guard Ricky Ledo to a second 10-day contract on Sunday. The 6-foot-7 Ledo is averaging 7.2 points in 18.5 minutes per game in five games with the Knicks. He also appeared in five games for Dallas this season. Teams can sign players to two consecutive 10-day contracts. If the Knicks want to keep Ledo beyond the expiration of this deal, they would have...
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Son confirms Sager's leukemia has returned

One of the biggest feel-good stories of the NBA season has suffered a gut-wrenching setback, as Craig Sager Jr. announced on Twitter on Sunday night that his father's leukemia has returned. After the announcement, some in the sports world took to social media to offer support and prayers. Sager, the famed TNT sideline reported known for his outlandish outfits and off-the-cuff banter...
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Russell Westbrook helps Thunder beat Suns, maintain playoff edge

  Russell Westbrook had 33 points, nine rebounds and seven assists, and the Oklahoma City Thunder rallied from 20 points down to beat the Phoenix Suns 109-97 on Sunday night. D.J. Augustin scored 13 of his 19 points in the fourth quarter for the Thunder, who snapped a four-game road skid. Steven Adams had 13 points and 16 rebounds, and Dion Waiters scored 18 points. Oklahoma City...
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Suns fail in 'do-or-die' moment vs. Thunder

PHOENIX -- Russell Westbrook had 33 points, nine rebounds and seven assists, and the Oklahoma City Thunder rallied from 20 points down to beat the Phoenix Suns 109-97 on Sunday night. D.J. Augustin scored 13 of his 19 points in the fourth quarter for the Thunder, who snapped a four-game road skid. Steven Adams had 13 points and 16 rebounds, and Dion Waiters scored 18 points. Oklahoma...
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San Lorenzo, Boca Juniors win in Argentine 1st division

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) Rodrigo Mora scored a late goal on Sunday to lift defending champion River Plate to a 3-2 victory at Gimnasia in Argentina's first division. River's Buenos Aires rival Boca Juniors beat Estudiantes 3-0 and climbed to second in the table. League leader San Lorenzo thrashed Lanus 4-0 on Saturday and is a point clear after seven rounds of matches. Fernando...
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UFC champion Ronda Rousey invades WWE Wrestlemania with The Rock

It's no secret that UFC women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey is a huge professional wrestling fan.  She also happens to share an agent with the biggest box office draw in the industry right now and former WWE champion Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson. Well on Sunday night, Rousey got to live out a dream scenario as she sat front row for the biggest WWE event of the year, Wrestlemania...
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Star-laden Final Four all but certain to be one for the ages

There are years when the NCAA tournament bracket implodes and the Final Four becomes almost an afterthought in history. See: 2014. And then there are years when the exact opposite happens. See: 2015. Kentucky, Wisconsin, Duke and Michigan State will comprise one of the most glamorous Final Four fields in recent memory when they take the floor in Indianapolis this week. It’s the...
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Thunder rallies to 109-97 win at Phoenix

PHOENIX (AP) Russell Westbrook had 33 points, nine rebounds and seven assists, and the Oklahoma City Thunder rallied from 20 points down to beat the Phoenix Suns 109-97 on Sunday night. D.J. Augustin scored 13 of his 19 points in the fourth quarter for the Thunder, who snapped a four-game road skid. Steven Adams had 13 points and 16 rebounds, and Dion Waiters scored 18 points. Oklahoma...
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Jonathan Toews' late deflection lifts Blackhawks past Jets

  Jonathan Toews deflected in the winning goal with 31 seconds left in regulation to lead the Chicago Blackhawks past the Winnipeg Jets 4-3 on Sunday night. Toews' 25th goal of the season came after he redirected Niklas Hjalmarsson's long shot. Andrew Shaw, Brad Richards and Patrick Sharp also scored for Chicago. Dustin Byfuglien scored twice on the power play and Blake Wheeler...
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NBCSN's Engblom gets stitches after struck in head by puck

PITTSBURGH (AP) NBC Sports Network analyst Brian Engblom needed stitches after taking a puck to his forehead late in the second period of the Pittsburgh Penguins' 3-2 shootout victory over the San Jose Sharks on Sunday night. Penguins star Sidney Crosby tipped Brenden Dillon's outlet pass over the glass with 1:42 left in the period. The puck deflected right at Engblom, who was broadcasting...
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Penguins short-handed most of OT, survive to win shootout vs. Sharks

  David Perron and Sidney Crosby scored in the shootout, and the Pittsburgh Penguins won their second home game in as many days, 3-2 over the San Jose Sharks on Sunday night. After the Penguins killed off the final 3:52 of overtime while short-handed - the result of Patric Hornqvist's high-sticking double-minor - Perron and Crosby beat Sharks backup goalie Alex Stalock to his stick...
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LEADING OFF: Rockies' Gonzalez expected to return to lineup

A look at what's happening around spring training in Florida and Arizona on Monday: --- READY TO GO Rockies outfielder Carlos Gonzalez expects to return to the lineup Monday after sitting out two days. After leaving Friday night's game against San Diego with pain in his surgically repaired left knee and missing Saturday's game against the Chicago Cubs, Gonzalez declared he was pain...
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WrestleMania 31: Ronda Rousey, The Rock, Brock Lesnar ... Seth Rollins?

WrestleMania 31 on Sunday night delivered action, thrills, spills, title changes ... and Ronda Rousey and The Rock. In the same WWE ring at the same time. Fresh from his appearance on "Saturday Night Live," in New York, The Rock flew in to ruin a promo by The Authority, Triple H and Stephanie McMahon. And he received some help from an unlikely source -- UFC mega-star Ronda Rousey...
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Ducks tighten grip on NHL's best record by downing Devils

  Nailing down the NHL's best regular-season record isn't the top priority for the Anaheim Ducks. Being ready for the postseason is. John Gibson made 26 saves and the Ducks took another step to securing the NHL's best regular-season record with a 2-1 victory over the New Jersey Devils on Sunday night. ''It's not even a thought in our minds at all,'' Ducks leading goal scorer Cory...
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Red Wings' Babcock coaches only hours after father dies

Red Wings coach Mike Babcock coached the team Sunday in New York only hours after learning that his father, Mike Babcock Sr., died Saturday night in Saskatoon, Canada. He was 78. The coach said his father was sick for some time and had congestive heart failure and bad lungs. "In the end, we were praying for him to join my mom and those prayers were answered," Babcock said after Sunday...
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Celtics-Hornets Preview

Of the four teams battling for the final playoff spot in the Eastern Conference, three have contributed to the current level of intrigue mostly by subtraction. The Hornets and Boston Celtics are two of them, and they'll meet Monday night in Charlotte with the home team trying to secure the season series. The Hornets (31-41) sit one-half game behind the Celtics (32-41), who are tied...
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Bleary-eyed Australians celebrate World Cup win

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) Australian players sheltered behind dark glasses Monday at a public reception the day after their victory over New Zealand in the final of the Cricket World Cup. Captain Michael Clarke carried the World Cup trophy and, as the players mounted the stage in front of thousands of fans at open-air Federation Square, they smiled wanly and waved to the crowd....
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Kawhi Leonard leads charging Spurs over Grizzlies

SAN ANTONIO -- Kawhi Leonard had 25 points and 10 rebounds and the San Antonio Spurs cruised to a 103-89 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies on Sunday. San Antonio never trailed and won for the 13th time in 16 games to remain sixth in the Western Conference -- 1½ games ahead of Dallas and one game behind the Clippers. Leonard had 10 points in the fourth and Tony Parker had nine...
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Notre Dame beats Baylor, advances to 5th straight Final Four

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) Lindsay Allen scored 23 points to help top-seeded Notre Dame defeat Baylor 77-68 in the Oklahoma City regional final Sunday and reach its fifth consecutive Final Four. Allen, who scored a career-high 28 points in the regional semifinal win over Stanford on Friday, followed that by making 10 of 16 shots and dropping seven assists. She was named the Most Outstanding...
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