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Capitals keep lead, knock off Penguins

That's what we wanted to do". Ovechkin scored at 1:26 of the first with a shot from the high slot to give the Capitals a 1-0 lead. Patric Hornqvist believed what he saw with his own eyes. Backstrom then added an empty-net goal with seven seconds left. "It's a bit of an unfortunate play that he got hurt", he said. Less than two minutes into the game, Capitals center Evgeny Kuznetsov and Hornqvist raced for a puck that had slid into Pittsburgh's zone.


Palace put Leicester to the sword

Palace put Leicester to the sword

Wilfred Zaha, James McArthur , Robin Loftus-Cheek, Patrick van Aanholt and a penalty from Christian Benteke secured the win. A team which looked destined for relegation after losing their opening seven Premier League fixtures without scoring a goal climbed to 11th and six points clear of the bottom three, where only Southampton are capable of catching them.


Shohei Ohtani: Not in Sunday's lineup

Shohei Ohtani: Not in Sunday's lineup

Ohtani sustained a left ankle injury while trying to beat out an infield hit against the New York Yankees on Friday. The New York Yankees and Los Angeles Angels meet Saturday in Major League Baseball action at Angel Stadium. In Toronto, Ronald Guzman hit a tiebreaking two-run single in the sixth off Marcus Stroman (0-3). Middleton, who entered the game 6-for-6 in save opportunities, walked Gary Sanchez to start the inning, then struck out Walker for the first out.


Chen into final, Kento takes down Lee at badminton Asian Championships

Chen into final, Kento takes down Lee at badminton Asian Championships

She will face world no 1 Tai Tzu Ying of Chinese Taipei next. World number 10 Prannoy paid the price for being too erratic as he went down 16-21, 18-21 to the Olympic champion Chen Long of China in a 52-minute match. However, Gold Coast CWG silver medalist P.V. Sindhu failed to register a win as she lost 19-21, 10-21 in straight games to seventh-seeded Korean Sung Ji Hyun.


Nadal To Take On Greek Teenager Tsitsipas In Barcelona Open Final

Nadal To Take On Greek Teenager Tsitsipas In Barcelona Open Final

Nadal became only the fourth player in the Open Era to win 400 contests on clay with a defeat of David Goffin on Saturday and the irrepressible Spaniard gave his 63-ranked opponent a harsh lesson in his first ATP World Tour final. "It's very hard to describe how to win 11 titles at one tournament". I'm just enjoying every week and the fact I'm playing in a tournament that I enjoy so much means a lot to me.



Utah Jazz vs. Houston Rockets: Game 1 Prediction, NBA Playoff Odds

The Jazz opened the game with the lead but would trail the Rockets for the vast majority of the game, ending the first quarter down 34-21. Harden scored 41 points and the Houston Rockets raced out to a huge lead and sailed to a 110-96 win over the Jazz in Game 1 of the Western Conference semifinals on Sunday.