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National Hockey League roundup: Penguins rip Capitals, head home leading series 2-0

Climbing out of that will be especially challenging with the next two games in Pittsburgh, and what were once strengths for the team - defense and goaltending - now seem to be weaknesses. In a game against the Boston Bruins in December, Washington squandered a three-goal lead before prevailing in overtime. The Penguins are 46-14 in their last 60 home games, 54-21 in their last 75 games playing on 1 days rest and 6-1 in their last 7 Conference Semifinals games.



Draymond Green Calls Out Kelly Olynyk for Being a 'Dirty Player'

It will surprise no one who has watched the Washington Wizards' John Wall and the Boston Celtics' Isaiah Thomas power their teams to a 2-2 deadlock in these Eastern Conference semifinals to hear that neither point guard has a problem speaking his mind.


It's easy to lose your head - Conte salutes Chelsea attitude

It's easy to lose your head - Conte salutes Chelsea attitude

It is a great win. "This has been an important week for us and we have ended it positively", he said. "If we don't win against Middlesbrough (on May 8) you lose this great win", he said. Chelsea shaded the possession statistics but struggled to create clear-cut chances, while Everton were holding their own in the middle of the park.


NFL Draft experience is a hit in Philadelphia

NFL Draft experience is a hit in Philadelphia

Discipline seems to be the new focus in Cleveland, as the Browns looked like they might have actually done something right in the draft. ESPN delivered a total live audience of 6,924,000 viewers for its Thursday night telecast of Round 1 of the 2017 NFL Draft .



Leonard won't play in Game 6 for Spurs

Jonathon Simmons, who is averaging 6.2 points in nearly 18 minutes, will start at small forward. They obviously don't want the series to go seven games, where anything can happen on any given night, especially against a Rockets team with so many streaky shooters.