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Drama class: Wheeler pitches resurgent Mets past Giants, 6-1

Fortunately for the Mets, Michael Conforto, Wilmer Flores and Neil Walker - none of whom played in the wild-card game - were easy to find in the ninth inning. He found out about the hookup with Edelman a few hours before he had to pitch against the Braves in Atlanta, and wound up getting knocked around for six runs in five innings.


Ex-NFL Wide Receiver Michael D. Jackson Killed In Motorcycle Accident

Ex-NFL Wide Receiver Michael D. Jackson Killed In Motorcycle Accident

Also killed in the accident was Destiny Alexus Gordon, 20, of Kentwood, whose vehicle Dyson hit. The report says Jackson was driving his 2013 Kawasaki motorcycle at a "high rate of speed" around 1 a.m. Both drivers were killed in the collision, according to the release. Dyson wore a helmet, and Gordon wore her seatbelt, State Police said. The investigation is ongoing, and blood samples will be examined by the State Police Crime Lab for analysis, police said.



Spurs rout Harden, Rockets 114-75 to win series

Get scoring updates and the live box score from Game 6 between the Spurs and Rockets above. San Antonio was up by 23 after the third quarter and scored the first seven points of the fourth to make it 94-64 and send numerous home fans streaming to the exits.


Gibbs a big fan of Wenger's new system at Arsenal

Gibbs a big fan of Wenger's new system at Arsenal

Congratulations on your inconsequential victory, I hope it brings you great joy for many years to come. I am not enjoying that honestly. This is too much for us so I don't think we have any chance of finishing top four in the Premier League.



Is it advantage Swansea City in the race for Premier League survival?

It was Hull's first home defeat under manager Marco Silva , who rued costly lapses in concentration but put on a courageous face ahead of what will be a tense home straight. Moyes criticised Short's failure to back him in the transfer market in January and it was suggested Sunderland's slide into the Championship would trigger the Scot's dismissal.



Mills gave Spurs an offensive spark, leadership in Game 5

He had four points on 1-for-6 shooting and four turnovers in the final five minutes of regulation and overtime. However, Manu did come up with the biggest play of the game when his team needed him most. Harden, who finished with nine turnovers, said he was not tired despite playing 43 minutes. Tim MacMahon from ESPN wrote about Harden's defensive efforts throughout the night.