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Capitals Fall to Penguins 3-2 in Game 1

Capitals Fall to Penguins 3-2 in Game 1

The Capitals were even more dominant, going 37-6-2 (.844) in those situations. This is the matchup everyone wanted to see, and due to the NHL's silly playoff format, the two best teams will face off in the second round, giving Washington a chance to move on to its first conference final since 1998 at the expense of a bitter rival - the Penguins went on to win the Stanley Cup last season after defeating the Capitals in the second round.


Philadelphia Eagles Select Vols Derek Barnett With 14th Pick in NFL Draft

Philadelphia Eagles Select Vols Derek Barnett With 14th Pick in NFL Draft

Let's get to the results and the lessons we learned. "Usually when a freshman gets to camp, they're just trying to fit in, learn their way", Stripling said. So it was a value pick. The last time he took the stage period, it was at the end of the Super Bowl , where he was booed for 25 straight seconds .


Sharks haunted by missed chances in series loss to Oilers

Sharks haunted by missed chances in series loss to Oilers

They finished perfectly average in the goal scoring department (17th), but were third overall in team defence. After last year's longest playoff run in franchise history, this postseason was stopped short much sooner than most expected. They wait out the older players like Joel Ward and Paul Martin while banking on players like Tomas Hertl to grow. For a second series in a row, the young Oilers are pitted against a deeply experienced team, the Ducks' 18 playoff wins over the past three ...



Match Previews: Manchester United v Swansea City

Hull remain Swansea's chief competitors in their battle to avoid the drop and the Tigers are away at Southampton on Saturday, although Clement insists that game will have no bearing on his approach at Old Trafford. Attack: Wayne Rooney could be recalled in the attacking midfield role while Jesse Lingard should come back in to the side after being named on the bench against City.


I'll be disappointed if Spurs miss out on title -Pochettino

I'll be disappointed if Spurs miss out on title -Pochettino

The club plans to confine most of the celebrations to the final match at the Lane, their home since 1899, against Manchester United on May 14, but Sunday will be charged with emotion - not least because a Spurs win would confirm a first league finish above Arsenal in 22 years.



Fosu-Mensah dislocates shoulder against Man City, confirms Mourinho

Manchester United's injury-hit squad will get no favours from the fixture list between now and the end of the season but Michael Carrick says it is not a time for excuses. Teams are always thinking of counter attacking and that is the difficulty. Nine of the last 14 league fixtures at this ground have resulted in draws, and you can get odds of 15/4 (4.75 ) on this one also finishing up all square.