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Liverpool and Manchester City still standing in Premier League title fight

[ad_1] The Premier League title fight between Liverpool and Man City has felt like a case of Goliath vs. Goliath. But has it actually been entertaining? Nick Miller recaps another wild weekend.Question of the weekend"I was trembling," said Pep Guardiola, about the closing stages of Manchester City's narrow 1-0 win over Burnley.In some respects, it's a relief to hear the manager of this relentless winning machine gets nervous: This was
Hockey

Avalanche beat Sharks 4-3 to even series at game apiece

[ad_1] SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Trailing in the second period and in danger of going down 2-0 in the series, Colorado Avalanche coach Jared Bednar put his three top scorers back on a line together and got the results he sought. Gabriel Landeskog scored the first goal and Mikko Rantanen’s hustle helped create the tiebreaking tally from Tyson Barrie, sending the Avalanche to a 4-3 victory over the San
Football

NFL may put Hill on exempt list this week

[ad_1] The NFL and the players union received the same audiotape showing Chiefs wide receiver Tyreek Hill and his fiancee discussing injuries to their child that a TV station aired last week and have heard it, a source told ESPN's Dan Graziano.The league has historically declined to use the Commissioner's Exempt List in the offseason, but is considering making an exception with Hill in this case, likely as early as
Golf

PGA Tour Champions – Legends of Golf Par Scores

[ad_1] Sunday Purse: $1.8 million Ridgedale, Mo. At Top of the Rock (Host Course), Yardage 2,808; Par 4 54 At Ozarks National, Yardage 7,036; Par 71 Final Scott Hoch/Tom Pernice Jr., $171,000each 62-48-46_156-23 Paul Broadhurst/Kirk Triplett, $91,125 50-67-44_161 -18 Carlos Franco/Vijay Singh, $91,125 52-63-46_161 -18 Jeff Maggert/Jesper Parnevik, $58,500 51-62-49_162 -17 Paul Goydos/Kevin Sutherland, $42,750 47-66-51_164 -15 Brandt Jobe/Scott McCarron $42,750 52-63-49_164 -15 Lee Janzen/Rocco Mediate, $26,280 51-65-49_165 -14 Billy
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The officiating in the Rockets vs. Warriors series threatens to define the rivalry

[ad_1] OAKLAND, Calif. -- The worst-case scenario for the NBA, its fans and the game itself is for the Golden State Warriors vs. Houston Rockets series to come down to a he said-he said on officiating.This is a series rematch that's been a year in the making, perhaps the series that will determine this year's champion, as it was last year. History and legacy are on the line - it's
Hockey

Hurricanes rally to beat Islanders 2-1, take 2-0 series lead

[ad_1] NEW YORK (AP) — Warren Foegele and Nino Niederreiter scored 48 seconds apart early in the third period to rally the Carolina Hurricanes to a 2-1 victory over the New York Islanders on Sunday and a 2-0 series lead in the Eastern Conference semifinals. Petr Mrazek stopped nine of 10 shots he faced before leaving with an injury 6 1/2 minutes into the second period. Curtis McElhinney came on
Golf

Minjee Lee wins LA Open for 5th LPGA Tour title

[ad_1] LOS ANGELES (AP) — Minjee Lee won the Hugel-Air Premia LA Open on Sunday at Wilshire Country Club for her fifth LPGA Tour title, closing with a 3-under 68 for a four-stroke victory. The 22-year-old Australian made a 15-foot birdie putt on the par-3 18th to finish at 14-under 270. She led the last three days, shooting 66-69-67 to take a one-stroke advantage over Nanna Koerstz Madsen into the
Basketball

Kerr compares Durant’s playoff run to Jordan

[ad_1] OAKLAND, Calif. -- Golden State Warriors superstar Kevin Durant is in the midst of one of the greatest postseason runs of his storied career. The 30-year-old forward continued his brilliant stretch by scoring 35 points and grabbing five rebounds in a 104-100 win over the Houston Rockets in Game 1 of the Western Conference semifinals on Sunday. Durant's recent play drew a comparison to Warriors coach Steve Kerr's former
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Rockets’ Harden wants ‘a fair chance’ from refs

[ad_1] OAKLAND, Calif. -- Rockets guard James Harden pleaded for a "fair chance" from officials after Houston's 104-100 loss to the Golden State Warriors in Sunday's Game 1 of the Western Conference semifinals.Harden and the Rockets were specifically upset about what they believed were several incorrect no-calls on his 3-point attempts, when the Warriors were allowed to close out without giving Harden the required landing space. According to Harden and
Nascar

NASCAR penalizes top teams shortly before Talladega race

[ad_1] TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — Chase Elliott felt right at home, embraced by fans at a track a few hours from home and one where his father celebrated victory a couple of decades before. This time it was Chase’s turn. Elliott won the Cup Series race Sunday at Talladega Superspeedway, giving Chevrolet its first victory of the season. He finished well in the clear from a race-ending crash that flipped