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Crosby doing it all again as Penguins close in on Cup

An eventful night, which saw Matt Murray earn his third career playoff shutout, also included a water bottle mistakenly pitched on the ice by Crosby and some wrestling behind the goal with P.K. He stuck with Murray, reunited Sheary with Crosby and Jake Guentzel , and stressed his team needed to play with urgency but not desperation after the Predators rallied to tie the series by outscoring the Penguins 9-2 during two wins in Nashville.



Cavs end Warriors perfect postseason run in Game 4

This story has been updated by SFBay sportswriter Eric He reporting from Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland . No team has ever gone 15-0 in any postseason of the four main professional sports. I think the biggest thing, though, was they brought a level of physicality that we did not match. "You got to give credit when credit is due". In the first half alone, he had 28 points on 11-for-14 shooting as his team set a Finals record for points in a half by taking an 86-68 lead into the third ...


Golden State Warriors move one win away from record

Golden State Warriors move one win away from record

Kerr's 1996 Bulls went 15-3 to win the title and were 15-1 with a 3-0 lead in the Finals before Seattle stole a couple of games , extending that series to six. "But now that it's a legit possibility, one game away, I think you should think about it at this point, because you want to win the next game ", Green said.



Murray beats Nishikori in 4 sets

The 32-year-old Wawrinka, a late bloomer who has developed a reputation as one of tennis' best big-match players, radiated confidence after his lopsided quarterfinal win. Serving at 1-1, deuce in the second set Murray was bizarrely given a time violation warning by umpire Carlos Ramos after he had let an errant ball toss land - prompting an exchange of views between the pair.



Cubs' Addison Russell denies allegations of domestic abuse

On Wednesday night, Russell's wife posted a photo on Instagram , accusing the shortstop of cheating on her. In the comments of the post, Melissa's friend left a comment in which she claimed to have witnessed Russell abusing his wife in front of their children.



Everton make 'concrete proposal' for Chelsea striker

The Premier League champions refuse to pay the full fee Everton are demanding, but it is thought Lukaku has agreed with his agent to prioritise a return to Stamford Bridge over a move to Manchester United . As soon as Chelsea kick off at Stamford Bridge, 10 people sit behind the ball. "This is Man United, one of the biggest clubs in the world". I'm sure we'll have to deal with and work through and digest all that drama in the near future, but for now, here's a twelve-minute video (h/t: ...