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Capitals, Lightning hope to reverse fortunes

Capitals, Lightning hope to reverse fortunes

The veteran coach knows that despite all these wins, there is plenty of room for improvement - especially on the defensive side of the ice. The Capitals are coming off back-to-back regulation losses for the second time this season after being shut out by the New York Islanders on Thursday.


Red Wings remove Jurco from injured reserve

Red Wings remove Jurco from injured reserve

When the Wings hottest goalie, Jimmy Howard , went down with an injury, they needed their No. 1 goalie, Petr Mrazek , to step up. Stars general manager Jim Nill is quite familiar with Detroit and Joe Louis Arena. "We need to take this and build from it and get better tomorrow". "I think he can score at this level, I think he can make plays at this level, so I think it's a good package".


McCoy rallies Bills to 28-21 win over Jaguars

McCoy rallies Bills to 28-21 win over Jaguars

Wide receiver Sammy Watkins returned for the Bills after missing the past eight games due to lingering pain in his left foot following offseason surgery to fix a stress fracture. According to ESPN's matchup predictor , which is based on its FPI rating, Buffalo wins the match-up between the two teams 78.8.2 percent of the time.



Conte pressuring himself, Chelsea to reach heights of Man City's Guardiola

City find themselves one point behind league leaders Chelsea - and must also face Liverpool and Arsenal before the end of the year. [Chelsea] were contenders to win the Premier League from the beginning. "I'm pleased for all the players that are playing". Guardiola says it will be an important month for his side's title ambitions. Manchester City, meanwhile, suffered a 2-0 defeat by Tottenham Hotspur at the start of October.



Southgate appointed England manager

It's a big victory for the 46-year-old, but as the old saying goes - the hard work starts now. Southgate's first competitive game as manager will be against Germany in Dortmund on 22 March next year, followed by a World Cup qualifier against Lithuania at Wembley on 26 March.


Bucks win fourth straight over Brooklyn

Bucks win fourth straight over Brooklyn

It was a close game in the first half but the Bucks rallied in the third quarter outscoring the Nets 38-27 and would go strong until the end of the game. Smith wandered off the floor during play and gave up an easy basket. "I'm not going to say it's a bad thing; it's just a disappointing thing", Antetokounmpo said.