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No. 1 Star: David Backes, St. Louis Blues Backes made a nifty play on his OT game-winner, leaping over an Alex Steen shot and then tucking home the rebound. It’s his third of the playoffs, and gave the Blues a 4-3 win. No. 2 Star: Joe Pavelski, San Jose…Share Tweet
It was probably the best thing the San Jose Sharks could have hoped for. They didn’t play anywhere near their best. Yet, they won anyway. The Sharks became the only team to take a 2-0 series lead in the second round when they edged the Nashville Predato…Share Tweet
Valencia set for rehab assignment, eyes Friday returnMLB.com 8 hours agoDanny Valencia is scheduled to start a rehab assignment Monday and should come off the disabled list for the road trip starting May 6 at Baltimore, A's manager Bob Melvin said Sunday.Share Tweet
Lincecum to host showcase for potential teamsMLB.com 9 hours agoGiants general manager Bobby Evans confirmed in a text message Sunday that his club will have a scout or representative present at Tim Lincecum's pitching showcase -- which, MLB Network's Jon Heyman reported, will take place Friday in Scottsdale, Ariz.Share TweetThe Astros only needed Colby Rasmus' RBI sacrifice fly, and two hits, including Jose Altuve's leadoff solo home run, to dodge a three-game series sweep and down the A's, 2-1, on Sunday at the Coliseum.Share TweetWarriors are back to dominating, Klay Thompson a key reason whyShare TweetGetty Image A Golden State Splash Brother went off Sunday against the Portland Trail Blazers, but it wasn’t Steph Curry. Still sidelined with a sprained right knee, Curry had to watch while Klay Thompson scored 37 to put the Warriors up 1-0 in their sec…Share TweetNHL.com 12 hours agoSAN JOSE, Calif. - The stray cat that ran on the ice before San Jose's second-round series opener now has a name but is still looking for a permanent home. The Sharks said Sunday that the black cat that appeared during warmups Friday night wi...Share Tweet
Henderson, Varejao ejected from Game 1nba.com 13 hours agoPortland Trail Blazers guard Gerald Henderson and Golden State Warriors reserve center Anderson Varejao were ejected late in the third quarter of Sunday's Game 1 in the Western Conference semifinals after getting into it for a second time and receiving …Share Tweet
Giants 6, Mets 1: Giants Discover, and Exploit, a Weakness Against Syndergaardnytimes.com 13 hours agoSan Francisco base runners were 3 for 3 in steal attempts against Noah Syndergaard and snapped the Mets’ eight-game winning streak.Share TweetMLB.com 14 hours agoScuffling throughout the second half of April, and in particular on the road, the Giants made sure not to leave Flushing without a parting gift. Madison Bumgarner outpitched Noah Syndergaard on Sunday, Hunter Pence clubbed a two-run homer and the Giants…Share Tweet
Andrew Bogut Absolutely Owned Mason Plumlee With This Rejection At The Rimdimemag.com 15 hours agoAndrew Bogut says “NO!” (ABC) pic.twitter.com/BGPw0TiR2r — GoldenStateWarriors (@warriors) May 1, 2016 Not much went right for the Blazers in the first quarter of Game 1 on Sunday, not even what appeared, at first glance, to be a wide-open dunk for Maso…Share Tweet
Trevor Ariza Planned The Time And Place To Fight A Fan Who Criticized Him On Twitterdimemag.com 15 hours ago@TerryLee__ pull up then — trevorariza (@TrevorAriza) December 1, 2015 No team took more criticism this season than the Houston Rockets. Once thought to be a serious title contender, the Rockets barely limped into the playoffs before their season was me…Share Tweet
What they’re saying: Evaluating Raiders’ draft classinsidebayarea.com 17 hours agoThe Raiders received grades mostly in the B range for their draft that opened with the selection of safety Karl Joseph. (West Virginia athletics photo) The Raiders drafted seven players — one in each round after dealing their own fifth-round pick — over…Share Tweetdimemag.com 19 hours agoGetty Image PORTLAND — It wasn’t pretty, but the Portland Trail Blazers closed out their improbable first-round series against the Los Angeles Clippers Friday night with a nail-biting Game 6 win in front of a raucous Moda Center. Utterly demoralized by …Share Tweetyahoo.com May 1 (yesterday)Welcome to The Walk Off, the nightly MLB recap from Big League Stew. Here we'll look at the top performers of the night, show you a must-see highlight and rundown the scoreboard. First, we start with a game you need to know about. Does April have to end…Share Tweet
Baseball Capsules: Michael Conforto and Wilmer Flores homered and th…nytimes.com May 1 (yesterday)Michael Conforto and Wilmer Flores homered and the New York Mets won their eighth in a row, building an early lead for Jacob deGrom and holding off the San Francisco Giants 6-5 Saturday.Share Tweet
Baseball celebrates life of trailblazer IrvinMLB.com May 1 (yesterday)Monte Irvin was remembered with an inspirational "Celebration of Life" on Saturday morning at the South Orange Performing Arts Center, in the community where the Hall of Famer, Negro Leaguer, war veteran and New York Giants trailblazer grew up…Share Tweet
No chance Raiders move to VegasMay 1Gene Wojciechowski says there is no way the Raiders will end up in Las Vegas.
49ers check curious boxes throughout the draftApr 30NFL Nation reporter Paul Gutierrez gives the Niners a "C-" for a draft that started strong and ended curiously.
Raiders' draft fills future needs, not immediate holesApr 30NFL Nation reporter Paul Gutierrez evens out the strategy by giving Oakland a 'C' grade for their 2016 draft.
McShay: Connor Cook should learn from McCarronApr 30Todd McShay isn't sure Connor Cook's long-term future is with the Raiders and he could benefit from seeing what A.J. McCarron has done as the backup with the Bengals.