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Pavel Datsyuk’s late goal gives Red Wings a one-game lead over Bruins

Pavel Datsyuk, who missed 16 games with a knee injury before returning April 4, scored with 3:01 remaining to give the Detroit Red Wings a 1-0 win over the top-seeded Boston Bruins at TD Garden. The Red Wings enter Game 2, which is Sunday, with a 1-0 series lead over the Presidents’ Trophy-winning Bruins in their Eastern Conference playoff series. Jimmy Howard made 25 saves...
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Mets trade Ike Davis to Pirates

On April 4, New York Mets manager Terry Collins said Lucas Duda would be the team’s everyday first baseman. That meant Ike Davis, who hit 32 home runs in 2012, would be moved to the bench. Now two weeks later, Davis is off the team. The Mets announced today they have traded Davis to the Pittsburgh Pirates in exchange for right handed pitcher Zack Thornton and a player to be named...
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NHL fines Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville $25k

Chicago Blackhawks head coach Joel Quenneville has been fined $25,000 for inappropriate conduct during Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Playoff first-round series against the St. Louis Blues on Thursday. During the second overtime of the three-overtime Blues win the puck was sent out of play.  While the officials discussed whether the Blues should be called for delay of game, Quenneville...
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Lakers GM: Re-signing Pau Gasol is a priority

Los Angeles Lakers general manager Mitch Kupchak said Friday during the team’s exit interviews that re-signing Pau Gasol is a priority. Kupchak on Gasol: “Absolutely he’s a priority. If you look at the free agents, there probably isn’t anyone as good as Pau on the board.” — Los Angeles Lakers (@Lakers) April 18, 2014 Gasol has said he plans to listen to offers this summer...
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Pablo Larrazaba attacked by hornets, jumps into lake to escape

Spain’s Pablo Larrazaba encountered a swarm of hornets during Friday’s second round at the Malaysian Open and had to jump into a water hazard to escape them. Larrazaba was attacked by the hornets on the 14th hole. “They were three times the size of bees,” he said, per ESPN.com. “They were huge and like 30 or 40 of them started to attack me big time. I didn’t know what...
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Roy Hibbert: ‘I was wrong’ to call out Pacers teammates

Indiana Pacers center Roy Hibbert says it what was wrong for him to criticize his teammates in late March. “You know, I think that I should’ve kept my frustrations to myself or just in the locker room,” Hibbert said on “ESPN First Take.” “I will admit that it wasn’t the best thing to do. I’ll learn from that, and I was wrong. There are better ways to handle that...
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Report: Steve Kerr ‘absolutely expects’ offer to coach Knicks

Mike Woodson is still the New York Knicks coach.  But after a miserable season and with Phil Jackson now in charge, it seems unlikely that Woodson would be back next year. Steve Kerr, a former player and general manager-turned-broadcaster for TNT, believes he’s the right guy to lead the Knicks. From the New York Post:  According to a source close to the situation, Kerr “absolutely...
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Watch: New York Yankees pull off triple play

Your browser does not support iframes. The New York Yankees turned their third triple play in the past four years on Thursday and beat the Tampa Bay Rays 10-2 at Tropicana Field. The Yankees triple play came in the second inning with runners at first and second with Rays’ Sean Rodriguez at bat. Third baseman Yangervis Solarte fielded a one-hopper and raced to third base...
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Report: 49ers not expected to pick up Aldon Smith’s option

The San Francisco 49ers are not expected to pick up the fifth-year option on linebacker Aldon Smith’s contract, reports ESPN’s Adam Schefter. 49ers are not expected to pick up the fifth-year option on LB Aldon Smith’s contract, per league source. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) April 18, 2014 The 49ers have until May 3 to decide. Smith has been involved in several off-the...
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Paul Stastny ties game, then scores in OT to lift Avs over Wild

With 3:01 remaining Patrick Roy pulled Semyon Varlamov and the Colorado Avalanche tied the Minnesota Wild 4-4 with 13.4 seconds left in the third period. Paul Stastny scored 7:27 into overtime after tying the game, lifting the Avalanche to a 5-4 victory over the Wild in Game 1 of the Western Conference quarterfinals Thursday night. “That overtime one, all five guys end up touching...
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Alexander Steen, Blues beat Blackhawks in 3rd OT

Alexander Steen scored at 26 seconds of the third overtime to give the St. Louis Blues the 4-3 victory and a 1-0 series lead over the Chicago Blackhawks. Ryan Miller made 39 saves and shut the Blackhawks down after Patrick Kane scored on a breakaway to put Chicago up 3-2 late in the first period. “It stings right now, obviously,” said Kane, per NHL.com. “I think the big...
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Previewing the NBA Playoffs: (2) Miami Heat vs. (7) Charlotte Bobcats

The NBA Playoffs are about to begin and there is one match-up that many analysts believe will be a very easy win. That match-up is the Miami Heat versus the Charlotte Bobcats. This is actually going to be a very interesting series to watch, as the Bobcats have enough pieces to surprise quite a few fans and analysts before all is said and done. There are a few keys to the series for...
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NFL Draft: Marqise Lee wants to play for Lions

The Detroit Lions are looking for a wide receiver in the upcoming 2014 NFL Draft, and there have been many reports on which player they might be targeting. One report stated that the Lions were looking to trade up for Sammy Watkins, while another said that Mike Evans would be their target without trading up. This time around, it is a player that would like to suit up in a Lions jersey...
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Celtics open to signing Paul Pierce this offseason

The Boston Celtics made an incredibly difficult decision by trading both Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce last offseason, and it tore the hearts out of most Boston fans. According to a report from Ben Rohrbach, the Celtics could very well bring back Pierce this offseason at the right price and situation. If the Celtics were able to bring Pierce back to Boston, it would certainly be...
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Knicks will pursue Pau Gasol in free agency

The New York Knicks brought in Phil Jackson down the stretch of last season, and he has already made it clear that he is targeting some of his favorite players from back in Los Angeles. Jackson signed forward Lamar Odom, and now is looking to sign Pau Gasol this coming offseason as well. It isn’t all that likely to happen, as Gasol would have to accept the Knicks’ taxpayer...
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NFL Draft: Patriots could target running back Carlos Hyde in first round?

The New England Patriots could go quite a few different ways with their first round pick in the 2014 NFL Draft. There have been reports that the Patriots could look to bring in another playmaking wide receiver, but now there are reports surfacing that New England could select Ohio State running back Carlos Hyde with their pick. It appears that either way they go, they are looking...
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Carmelo Anthony: ‘I want to come back, but I also want to win’

Carmelo Anthony reiterated Thursday that he wants to remain with the New York Knicks, but only if they are willing to build a championship-caliber team. “I want to come back. But I also want to win,” said Anthony, per Frank Isola of the New York Daily News. “Me wanting to be here, if we can put ourselves in position to at least compete at a high level over the course of...
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Lakers’ Kobe Bryant: ‘Next season will be epic’

Kobe Bryant has been focused on his rehabilitation from a fractured knee, and has distanced himself from the Los Angeles Lakers, who just wrapped up their worst season in franchise history. But Bryant plans to be ready to lead the Lakers next season. S*** season. Flush it. Forget it #amnesia Next Season will be epic #blackout #bussfam — Kobe Bryant (@kobebryant) April 16, 2014...
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Jarrett Bush: Julius Peppers makes Packers ‘a championship-caliber team’

With the signing of Julius Peppers, Packers cornerback Jarrett Bush believes Green Bay finally has the pieces to make another run at the Super Bowl. “I think JP pound-for-pound is one of the most athletic athletes in the league right now,” Bush said Tuesday, per the Green Bay Press Gazette. “I think he’s going to give teams a lot of trouble, especially with Clay (Matthews...
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T.J. Ward: Broncos to have ‘one of the top defenses in the world’

Denver Broncos safety T.J. Ward is confident his new team will not only have one of the best offenses in the league but will have “one of the top defenses in the world.” “As good as the Broncos offense was last year, you see what happens when you get put up against a stout defense and an offense that can pretty much manage and make some plays here and there,” Ward told USA...
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UFC Fight Night: Fabricio Werdum, Travis Browne to meet for possible heavyweight title shot in Orlando

The top promotion in MMA got back to business this week after a short break with Wednesday’s ”The Ultimate Fighter” finale in Montreal, and the upcoming UFC Fight Night in Orlando on Saturday that will be highlighted by a heavyweight headliner between Travis Browne (16-1-1), and Fabricio Werdum (17-5-1). Currently the second-ranked, heavyweight contender behind Junior Dos Santos...
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Exclusive Interview: Bryce Lewis, DB, Vanderbilt

247Sports.com Bryce Lewis is a 2014 cornerback commit to Vanderbilt, and is a very talented prospect. He has graciously agreed to take the time out of his busy schedule to do an exclusive interview with us here at SportsGlory.com. We hope that you enjoy this interview, and make sure to share it with your friends and fellow fans! Q. Thanks for taking the time for this interview. How...
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Previewing the NBA Playoffs: (1) Indiana Pacers vs. (8) Atlanta Hawks

The NBA Playoffs have arrived and we know which teams will be facing each other and when they will be playing. In the Eastern Conference, the number one seeded Indiana Pacers will be matched up with the eighth seeded Atlanta Hawks in the first round, and Game 1 will be on Saturday evening. This may seem like a fairly boring match-up, but that certainly will not be the case. These...
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Manning confident in Montee Ball as starting RB

The Denver Broncos allowed starting running back Knowshon Moreno to walk in free agency this offseason, and are apparently comfortable with second-year running back Montee Ball. Peyton Manning has made it clear that he believes in Ball, and is comfortable with him being the number one option at the running back position as well. This is certainly good news, and has to be a bit of...
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49ers actively looking to trade LaMichael James

The San Francisco 49ers would like to move up in the 2014 NFL Draft, and they are dangling a former second-round pick in talks to teams. According to reports, the 49ers are “actively” looking to trade running back LaMichael James, who was drafted in the second round of the 2012 NFL Draft. This is certainly an interesting rumor coming out of San Francisco, but they make sense...
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