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Sharks' Thornton played through ACL, MCL tears

Sharks' Thornton played through ACL, MCL tears

How did the upstart Oilers, who hadn't won a playoff series in a Game 6 on the road since current Sharks' GM Doug Wilson was on Chicago's blue line in 1990, knock off a veteran team that was two games from the Stanley Cup last spring against Pittsburgh Penguins? In four games, Thornton averaged almost 19 minutes of ice time and picked up two assists.


ICC willing to offer additional $100 million in revenue share to BCCI

ICC willing to offer additional $100 million in revenue share to BCCI

The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) will get $143 million (£111 million/€131 million) while the other national governing bodies of the 10 Full Members except for Zimbabwe will each receive $132 million (£102 million/€121 million). The finance model received a 9-1 vote in favour, while the governance structure was passed by an 8-2 margin. Pakistan has been forced to play most of its "home" games in the United Arab Emirates after gunmen fired on a bus carrying Sri Lanka's cricket team in ...


Fellaini sees red as United hold on for goalless draw at City

Fellaini sees red as United hold on for goalless draw at City

Mourinho conceded some of the fault lay with Fellaini but added Aguero was savvy enough to exploit the headbutt. Otamendi looked poised to break the deadlock when he rose to meet Kolarov's corner, but Bailly diverted his header over the bar.



Penguins take Game 1 from Caps on the road

The two teams met previous year in the conference semifinals, which Pittsburgh won in six games. Crosby has four goals and nine points in six playoff games this season and 10 goals and seven assists in 14 playoff contests versus the Capitals.


Twitter gears up for '24-hour live video streaming'

Twitter gears up for '24-hour live video streaming'

The UFC has an opportunity to head down a new road to expand the promotion's reach to its audience. The Ultimate Fighting Championship could be part of Twitter's live video plans in the near future. Noto declined to go into detail about what's coming. Twitter has been turning its focus towards live-streaming options, including sports, news and entertainment programming, as a way to earn money as the growth of the platform slows .