Penguins poised heading into coference final

Hagelin and Kuhnhackl, regulars in the Penguins' lineup for most of the season, were replaced by Carter Rowney and Scott Wilson in their 2-0 win in Washington on Wednesday. "This is a pretty good window that we had here, and unfortunately it's not there anymore", said Alzner, who played with a broken bone in his hand and faces his own uncertain future.

Ref labelled 'weak and naive' by Mourinho in charge of EL final

Ref labelled 'weak and naive' by Mourinho in charge of EL final

Ajax are their opponents after they beat Lyon 5-4 on aggregate in the other semi-final. José Mourinho believes Manchester United's board would not view the season as a failure if the Europa League is not secured but the manager would understand if this was the judgment from outside the club.

Preds look to oust Ducks in playoffs again

Defenseman P.K. Subban faked a shot from the left point before sliding the puck over to Neal, who wasted no time blasting a slapshot that deflected off Anaheim forward Corey Perry into the net. Although this conference final matches two Sun Belt clubs 2,000 miles apart, they have a feisty history. Forsberg got position in front of Anaheim's Antoine Vermette to tip Matt Irwin's point shot past Gibson with Ryan Johansen drawing the secondary assist.

Clock error cost Celtics time on final play

Because there aren't many things better than homemade videos of fans going bonkers after game-winning shots. Washington's Bradley Beal had 33 points and Wall scored 26 despite shooting 9 of 25 from the field. And by the time the Oubre Jr. was whistled for the foul, the Celtics had 2.7 seconds left on the clock, but the clock bled all the way down to 1.7. "We had our best on-ball defender on their All-Star", said Boston coach Brad Stevens .

Murray bows out as Nadal, Djokovic march on

Murray bows out as Nadal, Djokovic march on

I'm happy with my physically condition. "I know it is going to be a day that either I play really well or I'm not going to have many chances". "It's true I've been through some hard days with the issue of my ear (infection), which cost me a little bit of general stability".

Defense fails, leaves Atletico Madrid far from CL final

With 16 minutes left, Ronaldo rifled a free-kick into the net and celebrated the goal but it was clearly deflected by Portugal and Real Madrid team-mate Pepe. "It was a total game from the team, we played phenomenally well", he told the press, according to ESPN FC . "It is great to have a player like Ronaldo ".