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Author: 0 Chris Kunitz's double-OT goal sends Penguins back to Stanley Cup Final

Martin visited his daughter's classroom last year after winning the cup and this year he provided the class with team towels to provide a little penguins' pride. The Senators were making their first trip to the Eastern Conference Final since 2007, when they lost in the Stanley Cup Final to the Anaheim Ducks .

Author: 0 LeBron James breaks Michael Jordan's playoff scoring record

Yes, that's a 100 percent real stat. James has had plenty of opportunities to stockpile postseason points. Before Game 5, James said when he passes Jordan he will cherish the honor, but the category does not define who he is as a player.

Sports Button sets the Champagne aside for Monaco return
Author: 0 Button sets the Champagne aside for Monaco return

Well known for complaining about a lack of grip, Jenson Button had the opposite problem in FP2 in Monaco , saying there was more grip than he was used to. It was my decision. Promoted as "The Racing Capital of the World", Indianapolis has had a rocky relationship with Formula one . "It's not something that I've thought about".

Author: 0 Predators just one NHL team winning thanks to its Swedes

Ottawa Senators right wing Mark Stone (61) scores a goal against Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Trevor Daley (6) and goalie Matt Murray (30) during the second period of Game 7 of the Eastern Conference final in the NHL Stanle. One scoreless overtime period elapsed before Kunitz struck early into the second OT. The Penguins, trying to become the first defending champion to return to the Final since Detroit in 2009, came in confident they would advance if they could replicate their ...

Author: 0 Penguins Vs. Senators Live Stream

During that stretch, which began last season, he's captured a Stanley Cup , Conn Smythe Trophy, World Cup of Hockey, World Cup of Hockey MVP, Rocket Richard trophy and back-to-back finishes as a Hart trophy finalist. They edged Tampa Bay in Game 7 of last year's East finals and clinically disposed of Presidents' Trophy victor Washington in Game 7 of the second round earlier this month.

Sports Sharapova vows to 'rise up again' after French Open snub
Author: 0 Sharapova vows to 'rise up again' after French Open snub

Cash said he was disappointed the Italian federation had offered up a wildcard this week but hoped there'd be no such offer from Wimbledon officials. Tennis player Maria Sharapova in pictures. CAS later reduced the sanction to 15 months. "While wildcards exist for players returning from injury, there is nothing for a return from a doping ban", he added.

Author: 0 Curry leads Warriors to third straight series sweep

The Warriors outscored the Spurs by 85 points in the series after Kawhi Leonard suffered a sprained ankle in Game 1 with 7:52 remaining in the third quarter and San Antonio leading 78-55. In the 129-115 loss, Ginobili scored 15 points on 6-of-12 shooting, including hitting one of four 3-pointers. Golden State has won six straight road games in the postseason, which is a franchise record.

Author: 0 Senators chase Fleury, rout Penguins 5-1 in Game 3

You certainly take that for what it's worth, and you move on because Game 4 is not going to be that. "We've got to be more ready to play from the drop of the puck", said Sullivan. But whether or not the goalie gamble pays off - and it is a gamble, considering Fleury has two shutouts in his last four games - is not almost as important as Pittsburgh bringing its offense back to life.

Sports Irving's 42 carry Cavs to win, 3-1 lead over Celtics
Author: 0 Irving's 42 carry Cavs to win, 3-1 lead over Celtics

That would be the amount of time left in the second quarter that LeBron James spent on the bench with four personal fouls (a first for him in the first half of an National Basketball Association playoff game ever) and Boston ahead by 10 points.

Sports Victor Moses: 'I have no plan to stop Alexis Sanchez'
Author: 0 Victor Moses: 'I have no plan to stop Alexis Sanchez'

Mertesacker told reporters yesterday. When a soccer team wins a big trophy, it's usually customary to ride around their city in a double-decker bus splashed with the colors and logos of the winning team while the players are on the top level greeting their fans.

Author: 0 31 militants killed in besieged Philippine city

The captive priest, Fr. Chito Suganob, is vicar general of the Territorial Prelature of Marawi , which has a very small Catholic population. The president, who has waged a controversial war on drugs that has claimed thousands of lives, warned martial law would be "harsh" and similar to military rule imposed by dictator Ferdinand Marcos a generation ago.

Sports Toronto CF Kevin Pillar apologizes for using anti-gay slur
Author: 0 Toronto CF Kevin Pillar apologizes for using anti-gay slur

It should be pointed out, however, that "This is not who I am" should be translated to something more like "This is not who I see myself as". Shortstop Yunel Escobar , then playing for the Blue Jays , was suspended for three games after writing a homophobic slur in Spanish on his eye black, the substance ballplayers put below their eyes to reduce the sun's glare.

Author: 0 Head Coach Tyronn Lue Spent Day off Throwing Shade at Their Rivals

We can not go to Boston 2-2 and then it becomes nearly an even series". In fact, he believes the Celtics are harder the plan for than the Golden State Warriors . They don't have a lot of weak links to go to, to go at. The Cavs look to finish off the Celtics in Game 5 at Boston on Thursday. The Celtics pulled off the improbable comeback upset in Game 3 before Kyrie Irving and James combined to bring the defending champions back from 16 points down to win Game 4 Tuesday night.

Author: 0 James says Jordan chase is about motivation, not greatness

LeBron James finishes with 35 points, eight rebounds and nine assists. Even so, as Ainge hinted on the radio, trading Thomas would have meant diminishing, and maybe crushing, the chances of the Celtics' dream offseason: signing both Al Horford and Kevin Durant .

Sports Ex-tennis great avoids Qantas over same-sex marriage edict
Author: 0 Ex-tennis great avoids Qantas over same-sex marriage edict

Joyce, who is gay, has been a vocal supporter of equal rights. Margaret Court Arena , part of the Melbourne Parks complex, lobbed into the fray on Friday, saying they remain committed to "equality, diversity and inclusion". Australian tennis player Margaret Court posing at an the opening ceremony of the Margaret Court Arena at the 2015 Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne.

Author: 0 Arsenal face defensive crisis ahead of final

And if you're not yet a subscriber to BT Sport - the only place showing Champions League , Europa League , Premier Leagueand FA Cup matches next season - we can get you set up in just 15 minutes right here . The Chile worldwide has been increasingly linked with Bayern Munich in the past few days as he enters the final 12 months of his own deal at the Emirates, but Wenger added that he didn't believe that the 28-year-old's situation was similar to his, given that he has one year left ...

Sports 'I dreamt about scoring in the final' - Mkhitaryan
Author: 0 'I dreamt about scoring in the final' - Mkhitaryan

Ajax were undone by United's physical strength and direct approach in Stockholm , but a similar tactic will not work against Europe's best. Better players will make it easier to play better football , though, so one should lead to the other.

Sports Zlatan Ibrahimovic coy over Manchester United future
Author: 0 Zlatan Ibrahimovic coy over Manchester United future

He has been out since last month after he sustained a serious knee injury in the quarterfinal match against Anderlecht. The powerful forward will be a free agent this summer and has yet to sign a new contract deal. That's the most important thing because this is a collective trophy. "When you win, you are always good, you don't feel even more pain", Ibrahimovic added.