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  • Phelps fails to qualify for 400m freestyle … Reuters - 20 minutes ago

    Olympic swimming champion Michael Phelps suffered his first setback in his return to the pool after he failed to qualify for the 400 metres freestyle final in Mesa, Arizona … More »Phelps fails to qualify for 400m freestyle …

    Olympic swimming champion Michael Phelps suffered his first setback in his return to the pool after he failed to qualify for the 400 metres freestyle final in Mesa, Arizona on Friday. Phelps, competing first time following a six-month ban for a drunk driving conviction, flashed his old form on Thursday when he won the …

  • Swimming: Arena Pro Swim Series
    Phelps fails to qualify for 400 meters … Reuters - 23 minutes ago

    (Reuters) - Olympic swimming champion Michael Phelps suffered his first setback in his return to the pool after he failed to qualify for the 400 meters freestyle final … More »Phelps fails to qualify for 400 meters …

    Swimming: Arena Pro Swim Series

    (Reuters) - Olympic swimming champion Michael Phelps suffered his first setback in his return to the pool after he failed to qualify for the 400 meters freestyle final in Mesa, Arizona on Friday. Phelps, competing first time following a six-month ban for a drunk driving conviction, flashed his old form on Thursday when …

  • Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Clayton Kershaw throws against the Colorado Rockies during the first inning of a baseball game, Friday, April 17, 2015, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)
    Clayton Kershaw gets 1st win as Dodgers … Associated Press - 26 minutes ago

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — It took Clayton Kershaw three starts to get his first victory and he still is trying to find his groove after putting together one of the greatest … More »Clayton Kershaw gets 1st win as Dodgers …

    Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Clayton Kershaw throws against the Colorado Rockies during the first inning of a baseball game, Friday, April 17, 2015, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — It took Clayton Kershaw three starts to get his first victory and he still is trying to find his groove after putting together one of the greatest seasons any pitcher ever had.

  • Messi & Ronaldo in a league of their own - Bacca
    Messi & Ronaldo in a league of their … GOAL.com - 35 minutes ago

    EXCLUSIVE: The Colombian says he cannot match the duo's scoring exploits but is determined to get Sevilla into the Champions League under the "annoying" … More »Messi & Ronaldo in a league of their …

    Messi & Ronaldo in a league of their own - Bacca

    EXCLUSIVE: The Colombian says he cannot match the duo's scoring exploits but is determined to get Sevilla into the Champions League under the "annoying" Unai Emery

  • ‘We should give them bread and water, not Cristal and lobster’ - Mourinho attacks FA delegates
    ‘We should give them bread and water, … GOAL.com - 42 minutes ago

    The Portuguese believes those sent to evaluate the performances of match officials spend too much time enjoying the Stamford Bridge catering rather than watching the … More »‘We should give them bread and water, …

    ‘We should give them bread and water, not Cristal and lobster’ - Mourinho attacks FA delegates

    The Portuguese believes those sent to evaluate the performances of match officials spend too much time enjoying the Stamford Bridge catering rather than watching the action

  • New Orleans Pelicans forward Anthony Davis, top left, and San Antonio Spurs center Boris Diaw (33) battle under the basket in the first half of an NBA basketball game in New Orleans, Wednesday, April 15, 2015. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
    Go figure: Stat titles rarely lead to … Associated Press - 53 minutes ago

    It's already known that Oklahoma City won't win the NBA title, since the Thunder didn't make the playoffs. More »Go figure: Stat titles rarely lead to …

    New Orleans Pelicans forward Anthony Davis, top left, and San Antonio Spurs center Boris Diaw (33) battle under the basket in the first half of an NBA basketball game in New Orleans, Wednesday, April 15, 2015. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

    It's already known that Oklahoma City won't win the NBA title, since the Thunder didn't make the playoffs.

  • 'Kane deserves Player of the Year award over Hazard' - Pochettino
    'Kane deserves Player of the Year … GOAL.com - 54 minutes ago

    The Spurs striker has scored 19 Premier League goals in his first full campaign in the top flight, and his boss feels he should be handed the end-of-season prize More »'Kane deserves Player of the Year …

    'Kane deserves Player of the Year award over Hazard' - Pochettino

    The Spurs striker has scored 19 Premier League goals in his first full campaign in the top flight, and his boss feels he should be handed the end-of-season prize

  • 'Diamond' Phachara hopes to … Reuters - 1 hour 3 minutes ago

    (Reuters) - Fifteen-year-old Thai Phachara Khongwatmai will make his Asian Tour debut at next week's Indonesian Masters, hoping to steal some limelight from former world … More »'Diamond' Phachara hopes to …

    (Reuters) - Fifteen-year-old Thai Phachara Khongwatmai will make his Asian Tour debut at next week's Indonesian Masters, hoping to steal some limelight from former world number one Lee Westwood and Dane Thomas Bjorn. He turned professional last August before becoming the youngest winner on the Asian Development Tour, which …

  • Baseball fans take photos as Chicago Cubs' Kris Bryant bats during the first inning of a baseball game against the San Diego Padres in Chicago, Friday, April 17, 2015. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)
    LEADING OFF: Bryant tries again, Giants … Associated Press - 1 hour 4 minutes ago

    A look at what's happening all around the major leagues today: More »LEADING OFF: Bryant tries again, Giants …

    Baseball fans take photos as Chicago Cubs' Kris Bryant bats during the first inning of a baseball game against the San Diego Padres in Chicago, Friday, April 17, 2015. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

    A look at what's happening all around the major leagues today:

  • Transfer Talk: De Gea says yes to Real Madrid
    Transfer Talk: De Gea says yes to Real … GOAL.com - 1 hour 8 minutes ago

    The Spanish champions are closing in on a move for the goalkeeper and now need to find agreement with Louis van Gaal's side More »Transfer Talk: De Gea says yes to Real …

    Transfer Talk: De Gea says yes to Real Madrid

    The Spanish champions are closing in on a move for the goalkeeper and now need to find agreement with Louis van Gaal's side

  • New York Rangers center Derick Brassard tosses the puck to fans after being named the game's most valuable player at the end of Game 1 in the first round of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs against against the Pittsburgh Penguins, Thursday, April 16, 2015, at Madison Square Garden in New York. The Rangers defeated the Penguins 2-1.(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
    Rest a thing of past, now comes the … Associated Press - 1 hour 10 minutes ago

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — Rest is supposed to be a good thing heading into the playoffs. But not too much, apparently. More »Rest a thing of past, now comes the …

    New York Rangers center Derick Brassard tosses the puck to fans after being named the game's most valuable player at the end of Game 1 in the first round of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs against against the Pittsburgh Penguins, Thursday, April 16, 2015, at Madison Square Garden in New York. The Rangers defeated the Penguins 2-1.(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — Rest is supposed to be a good thing heading into the playoffs. But not too much, apparently.

  • Boys are silhouetted as they practise playing soccer at a stadium in Karachi
    Pakistan's Punjab soccer body score … Reuters - 1 hour 15 minutes ago

    Sardar Naveed Haider was elected president of the Pakistan Football Federation's largest regional body late on Friday after a chaotic election which FIFA were dragged … More »Pakistan's Punjab soccer body score …

    Boys are silhouetted as they practise playing soccer at a stadium in Karachi

    Sardar Naveed Haider was elected president of the Pakistan Football Federation's largest regional body late on Friday after a chaotic election which FIFA were dragged into and a government-backed candidate barred from. Haider, who told the Dawn newspaper his phone line had been hacked and he had suffered threats if he …

  • Reuters Sports Schedule at 0600 GMT … Reuters - 1 hour 17 minutes ago

    Reuters sports schedule at 0600 GMT on Saturday: - - - - SOCCER Premier League (1400) Crystal Palace v West Bromwich Albion Everton v Burnley Leicester City v Swansea … More »Reuters Sports Schedule at 0600 GMT …

    Reuters sports schedule at 0600 GMT on Saturday: - - - - SOCCER Premier League (1400) Crystal Palace v West Bromwich Albion Everton v Burnley Leicester City v Swansea City Stoke City v Southampton Chelsea v Manchester United (1630) Big incentive for runaway leaders Chelsea LONDON - Chelsea will open a 10-point advantage …

  • Malaysia's Lee Chong Wei has a selfie with a fan in Kuala Lumpur
    Suspended Lee eyes SEA Games spot Reuters - 1 hour 20 minutes ago

    Former Badminton world number one Lee Chong Wei is confident he will be cleared from a failed dope test and will find a place in the Malaysian squad for the Southeast … More »Suspended Lee eyes SEA Games spot

    Malaysia's Lee Chong Wei has a selfie with a fan in Kuala Lumpur

    Former Badminton world number one Lee Chong Wei is confident he will be cleared from a failed dope test and will find a place in the Malaysian squad for the Southeast Asian Games in June. The twice Olympic silver medallist is provisionally banned and awaiting a verdict from Badminton World Federation (BWF) after testing …

  • Nashville Predators salute the crowd after beating the Chicago Blackhawks 6-2 in Game 2 of an NHL hockey first-roiund playoff series Friday, April 17, 2015, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
    Predators beat Blackhawks 6-2, even … Associated Press - 1 hour 20 minutes ago

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Getting the first victory in three weeks is nice. Beating the Chicago Blackhawks to avoid an 0-2 deficit before hitting the road is much, much … More »Predators beat Blackhawks 6-2, even …

    Nashville Predators salute the crowd after beating the Chicago Blackhawks 6-2 in Game 2 of an NHL hockey first-roiund playoff series Friday, April 17, 2015, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Getting the first victory in three weeks is nice. Beating the Chicago Blackhawks to avoid an 0-2 deficit before hitting the road is much, much sweeter.

  • Kim calm and collected in gusty Haw … Reuters - 1 hour 23 minutes ago

    REUTERS - LPGA Tour rookie Kim Sei-young held firm in windy conditions to take over the solo lead after the third round of the South Korean-dominated LOTTE Championship … More »Kim calm and collected in gusty Haw …

    REUTERS - LPGA Tour rookie Kim Sei-young held firm in windy conditions to take over the solo lead after the third round of the South Korean-dominated LOTTE Championship in Hawaii on Friday. Facing winds that reached up to 30 miles per hour, Kim scrapped out a two-under-par 70 that put her at 12-under for the tournament …

  • NHL: San Jose Sharks at Los Angeles Kings
    NHL's Jarret Stoll arrested for … Reuters - 1 hour 26 minutes ago

    (Reuters) - Los Angeles Kings player Jarret Stoll was arrested on Friday at a Las Vegas resort pool for carrying cocaine and the party drug MDMA, also known as "Molly," … More »NHL's Jarret Stoll arrested for …

    NHL: San Jose Sharks at Los Angeles Kings

    (Reuters) - Los Angeles Kings player Jarret Stoll was arrested on Friday at a Las Vegas resort pool for carrying cocaine and the party drug MDMA, also known as "Molly," officials said. The Canadian-born Stoll was taken into custody around 4:30 p.m. local time at the MGM Grand Hotel's Wet Republic pool, Las …

  • FILE - Los Angeles Kings center Jarret Stoll skates with the puck during the first period in Game 2 of an NHL hockey second-round Stanley Cup playoff series Anaheim Ducks, in this May 5, 2014 file photo taken in Anaheim, Calif. Stoll was arrested Friday April 17, 2015 for suspected cocaine possession at the MGM Grand Hotel's Wet Republic pool complex. Las Vegas police Lt. Michael Mauntel said Stoll is being held at the Clark County Detention Center. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, File)
    NHL player Jarret Stoll arrested in … Associated Press - 2 hours 0 minutes ago

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — Los Angeles Kings center Jarret Stoll was arrested Friday for suspected cocaine possession at the MGM Grand Hotel's Wet Republic pool complex. More »NHL player Jarret Stoll arrested in …

    FILE - Los Angeles Kings center Jarret Stoll skates with the puck during the first period in Game 2 of an NHL hockey second-round Stanley Cup playoff series Anaheim Ducks, in this May 5, 2014 file photo taken in Anaheim, Calif. Stoll was arrested Friday April 17, 2015 for suspected cocaine possession at the MGM Grand Hotel's Wet Republic pool complex. Las Vegas police Lt. Michael Mauntel said Stoll is being held at the Clark County Detention Center. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, File)

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — Los Angeles Kings center Jarret Stoll was arrested Friday for suspected cocaine possession at the MGM Grand Hotel's Wet Republic pool complex.

  • Vancouver Canucks goalie Eddie Lack, of Sweden, tangles with Calgary Flames' Brandon Bollig as Jannik Hansen (36), of Denmark, and linesman Darren Gibbs try to break them apart during the second period of Game 2 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series, Friday, April 17, 2015, in Vancouver, British Columbia. (Jonathan Hayward/The Canadian Press via AP)
    Lack helps Canucks top Flames 4-1, even … Associated Press - 2 hours 11 minutes ago

    VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Eddie Lack made 22 saves and the Vancouver Canucks defeated the Calgary Flames 4-1 on Friday night to even their first-round playoff … More »Lack helps Canucks top Flames 4-1, even …

    Vancouver Canucks goalie Eddie Lack, of Sweden, tangles with Calgary Flames' Brandon Bollig as Jannik Hansen (36), of Denmark, and linesman Darren Gibbs try to break them apart during the second period of Game 2 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series, Friday, April 17, 2015, in Vancouver, British Columbia. (Jonathan Hayward/The Canadian Press via AP)

    VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Eddie Lack made 22 saves and the Vancouver Canucks defeated the Calgary Flames 4-1 on Friday night to even their first-round playoff series at a game apiece.

  • Katie Ledecky adjusts her swim cap before competing in the 400m freestyle final during day three of the Arena Pro Swim Series, at the Skyline Acquatic Center in Mesa, Arizona, on April 17, 2015
    Ledecky keeps US flag flying with Phelps … AFP News - 2 hours 16 minutes ago

    With Michael Phelps taking the night off, Katie Ledecky flew the US flag at the Mesa Pro Series swimming meeting with a sizzling 400m freestyle victory. More »Ledecky keeps US flag flying with Phelps …

    Katie Ledecky adjusts her swim cap before competing in the 400m freestyle final during day three of the Arena Pro Swim Series, at the Skyline Acquatic Center in Mesa, Arizona, on April 17, 2015

    With Michael Phelps taking the night off, Katie Ledecky flew the US flag at the Mesa Pro Series swimming meeting with a sizzling 400m freestyle victory.