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Stars clinch 1st playoff trip since 2016, beating Flyers 6-2

[ad_1] DALLAS (AP) — The Dallas Stars clinched their first trip to the playoffs in three years Tuesday night, getting two goals and two assists from Alexander Radulov in a 6-2 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers on Tuesday night. The Stars were just a point shy of the postseason and could have made it with an Arizona loss in a later game. Instead, they left little doubt with four goals
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2019 Japanese Swimming Championships Day One: Ida Breaks National Record

[ad_1] The post 2019 Japanese Swimming Championships Day One: Ida Breaks National Record appeared first on Swimming World News. By Olivia Wile, Swimming World College Intern. The 2019 Japanese National Swimming Championships kicked off today in Tokyo. This week, the swimmers will be competing at the Tatsumi International Swimming The post 2019 Japanese Swimming Championships Day One: Ida Breaks National Record appeared first on Swimming World News. [ad_2] Source link
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Montreal Canadiens 4, Tampa Bay Lightning 2

[ad_1] MONTREAL (AP) — Artturi Lehkonen and Max Domi scored in the third period to lead Montreal to a 4-2 win over the NHL-leading Tampa Bay Lightning on Tuesday night, keeping the Canadiens within reach for a wild-card spot in the Eastern Conference. Montreal and Columbus both have 94 points and two games left in the regular season. But the Blue Jackets currently own the tiebreaker. Nate Thompson and Joel
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Westbrook gets NBA’s 2nd 20-20-20 game ever

[ad_1] Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook became the second player in NBA history with a 20-point, 20-rebound, 20-assist triple-double, accomplishing the feat Tuesday night in a 119-103 home victory over the Los Angeles Lakers.Westbrook clinched the mark with a rebound in the final minute, drawing a large ovation from the home crowd. He finished with 20 points, 20 rebounds and 21 assists.Wilt Chamberlain is the only other player to
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Bertuzzi stays hot as Red Wings beat Penguins 4-1

[ad_1] DETROIT (AP) — Pittsburgh missed out on a chance to clinch a playoff spot when Tyler Bertuzzi led the Detroit Red Wings to a 4-1 victory over the Penguins on Tuesday night. Bertuzzi had two goals and an assist as the Red Wings (32-38-10) earned their sixth consecutive win. He became the first player in franchise history with four consecutive three-point games. He has five goals and eight assists
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Sources — Rockies, Marquez agree to $43M deal

[ad_1] 9:52 PM ETJeff PassanESPN CloseESPN MLB insiderAuthor of "The Arm: Inside the Billion-Dollar Mystery of the Most Valuable Commodity in Sports"Starter Germán Márquez and the Colorado Rockies agreed Tuesday on a five-year, $43 million contract extension, pending a physical, locking up the right-hander whose breakout second half helped fuel the Rockies to the 2018 postseason, league sources familiar with the deal told ESPN.Márquez, 24, capped off one of the
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Johansen lifts Predators to 3-2 win over slumping Sabres

[ad_1] BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Ryan Johansen scored the go-ahead goal 6:32 into the third period, and the Nashville Predators stayed in the hunt for the Central Division title with a 3-2 win over the slumping Buffalo Sabres on Tuesday night. P.K. Subban had a goal and an assist and Craig Smith also scored as Nashville moved two points ahead of idle St. Louis for second place in the division.
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Phils’ Harper booed in delayed D.C. homecoming

[ad_1] WASHINGTON -- Better late than never for Bryce Harper's homecoming.Harper, the former Washington Nationals star who made his return to D.C. on Tuesday night as a member of the Philadelphia Phillies, had to wait longer than expected to see how the crowd at Nationals Park would react.Following a 41-minute rain delay, with two runners on and nobody out in the top of the first inning, Harper stepped in against