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Canadiens recall Hobey Baker winner Cole Caufield

Caufield has been a scoring machine in his amateur career and was piling up points in the AHL as well.

The' MLB 30/30 club' quiz

Since the 2000 MLB season, a player has totaled 30 or more home runs and stolen bases in the same season on 27 occasions. How many of the 27 can you name in five minutes?

QB Mac Jones compares draft profile to Tom Brady's

Mac Jones of the Alabama Crimson Tide isn't done making his case to be among the top three selections in the NFL draft.

James Wiseman out for the season after undergoing surgery on torn meniscus

The rookie season of Warriors center James Wiseman, the second pick in the 2020 NBA draft, is officially over.

Padres 'optimistic' SS Fernando Tatis Jr. can return Friday

Padres star shortstop Fernando Tatis Jr. has given fans multiple worrisome injury scares since the second half of March but is on track to return to action from a subluxation of his left shoulder for Friday's game against the Dodgers.

Bulls' Zach LaVine enters protocols, expected to miss multiple games

Since there’s an expectation that LaVine will miss multiple games, it sounds like he either came into close contact with someone who tested positive for COVID-19 or registered a positive test himself.

Japanese official: Olympics could still be canceled due to pandemic

And while the pandemic is certainly not over, cases have managed to drop in many areas of the world due to the vaccine rollout. Unfortunately, cases have been rising in Japan.

Report: Carolina Panthers could still pursue Deshaun Watson trade

When Deshaun Watson requested a trade, the Carolina Panthers immediately got involved with the hope of landing a new face for the franchise. Everything changed in March when the first of 22 sexual assault allegations emerged.

Michael Jordan will present for Kobe Bryant at Hall of Fame induction

At Bryant's memorial service, Jordan opened up about the closeness of their relationship, referring to Bryant as a «little brother.»

Islanders close to selling out season tickets for UBS Arena debut year

The Islanders are optimistic they will be permitted to fill UBS Arena to capacity by the start of next season despite concerns related to COVID-19.

Ex-Jets center Ryan Kalil: Adam Gase 'didn't give Sam [Darnold] a lot of room to grow'

Kalil spent nearly all of his career with the Panthers, where Darnold was recently traded, before joining the Jets in 2019 for his final season.

Steph Curry 'absolutely' wants to break Klay Thompson's three-point record

Thompson set the record back in 2018, making 14 three-pointers against the Chicago Bulls to break the previous record of 13, which was set by Curry in 2016.

Bears icon Jim McMahon: Chicago is 'where quarterbacks go to die'

It's tough to disagree with McMahon, as the Bears' quarterback situation has remained mostly a mess in the three decades since McMahon was under center.

NCAA to allow college football, basketball players to transfer without sitting a season

The NCAA will allow athletes in all sports, such as football and basketball, to transfer one time before graduating without having to sit out an entire season. 

Report: NCAA unanimously approves one-time transfer rule

The NCAA has approved the proposed one-time transfer rule, meaning players will be able to transfer once with immediate eligibility during their college careers.

Bruins' Tuukka Rask to return Thursday vs. Islanders after extended absence

Rask hasn’t played a full game in more than a month as he’s dealt with a back injury. His last full performance came on March 7 against the New Jersey Devils.

Patriots join list of teams skipping voluntary offseason workouts

NFLPA president J.C. Tretter and executive director DeMaurice Smith stated their desire to eliminate all in-person work before training camp, including mandatory minicamp, in a memo to players on Tuesday. 

Hall of Famer Bobby 'Slick' Leonard dies at age 88

Leonard won an NCAA title as a player in 1953 and led the Pacers to three ABA championships as a coach in 1970, 1972 and 1973.

Browns' Jadeveon Clowney: I want to 'prove I can still dominate'

After a pair of lost seasons, Jadeveon Clowney is highly motivated upon joining the Cleveland Browns.

Winners and losers from the major trades at the NHL Trade Deadline

Now that the NHL Trade Deadline is behind us the rosters are now set for the stretch run of the regular season. We are now going to look back at the major trades that took place leading to the deadline and grading each team's performance.

Sabres' Jack Eichel done for season with herniated disc

You couldn’t script a worse season for Eichel, who came into the year with huge expectations after scoring 36 goals and 78 points in just 68 games during the shortened 2019-20 campaign.

Report: Browns, three-time Pro Bowler Jadeveon Clowney agree to one-year deal

The Cleveland Browns have been pursuing Jadeveon Clowney since last offseason, and they finally landed the star pass-rusher.

Buffalo Sabres expected to hire Jason Karmanos as associate GM

Son of former Carolina Hurricanes owner Peter Karmanos, Jason Karmanos has been involved in NHL front offices for more than two decades.

Grading college basketball’s biggest coaching hires

So many recent surprising successes and failures have upended what we understand to be a good hire or a good fit. No one can truly say who will be able to win at their new gig and who will flounder into mediocrity.

Colorado Avalanche cancel morning skate due to positive COVID-19 test

The person is isolating and the rest of the tests have all returned negative, meaning the game against the St. Louis Blues Wednesday evening is still currently scheduled as planned.

Celtics star Jayson Tatum uses inhaler before games after bout with COVID-19

The 23-year-old added that he's not sure when he'll be able to stop using the inhaler.

LeSean McCoy: I have good shot at Hall of Fame, Julian Edelman doesn't

Edelman's regular-season numbers probably aren't enough to get him into the Hall of Fame. The 34-year-old finished his career with 620 receptions for 6,822 yards and 36 touchdowns.

Andre Drummond 'still trying to figure it out' with Lakers

In four games with the Lakers, Drummond is averaging 10.5 points per game. He has a career mark of 14.6 points per game in nine seasons and was averaging 17.5 points per game with the Cavaliers this season.

The 'Most points scored for every NBA franchise' quiz

How many of the all-time scorers for every NBA franchise can you name in five minutes?

One plaintiff drops civil case against Deshaun Watson

Houston Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson and his attorney, Rusty Hardin, have won some recent rulings in the multiple sexual assault cases the star is facing in civil court stemming from over 20 women alleging that he engaged in inappropriate behavior.

PGA Tour: Vaccinated golfers, caddies no longer have to test for COVID-19

Players and others who elect against getting vaccine shots must still test negative for COVID-19 to participate in future PGA events per current guidelines. 

Mark Cuban: NBA play-in tournament an 'enormous mistake'

The NBA first introduced the play-in tournament in the bubble last season, and the Board of Governors, which includes Cuban, unanimously approved to implement it for this season.

World No. 2 Daniil Medvedev tests positive for COVID-19, out of Monte Carlo Masters

Tournament officials replaced him for the main draw and withdrew him from the doubles competition.

2021 MLB trade deadline moved up a day to July 30

Major League Baseball preferred to have the 4 p.m. ET deadline fall on a day where afternoon games aren’t scheduled to take place, so as to avoid scenarios where players head out to the field as the hours until the deadline dwindle.

Cardinals sign one-time Pro Bowl RB James Conner to one-year deal

This past year, he was on pace for a 1,000-yard season up until he tested positive for COVID-19 in November. Ultimately, he finished 2020 with 721 yards on the ground and six scores, plus 35 grabs for 215 yards.

Timberwolves to host rescheduled game vs. Nets on Tuesday afternoon

The game will begin at 4 p.m. ET, making it a rare weekday game not to be played at night.

Nuggets star Jamal Murray out indefinitely with torn ACL

While the team did not explicitly say that Murray would miss the rest of the season, it's all but guaranteed given the timetable of recovering from a torn ACL.

Luka Doncic criticizes NBA play-in tournament: 'I don't see the point of that'

The Mavs are currently holding the seventh seed and would be in the play-in tournament if the playoffs began today, which is likely why Doncic is frustrated with the format. 

Marcus Stroman to pitch Tuesday after rain-delay fiasco

Mets starting pitcher Marcus Stroman understandably vented frustrations via Twitter after Sunday's home appearance versus the Miami Marlins lasted only nine pitches due to a rain-delay debacle that should've been avoided in the first place. 
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