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NHL Preseason: Brett Connolly starts strong, Panthers drop both in doubleheader with Predators

[ad_1] In Nashville, Tennessee, Nick Bonino scored two goals and added an assist to lead the Predators to a 6-3 win over the Florida Panthers in a split squad game. Austin Watson chipped in with a goal and an assist, and Rem Pitlick, Philip Tomasino, and Tanner Jeannot also scored for Nashville, which had 13 players record a point in the win. The Predators trailed by two 2:05 into the
Football

Browns’ Odell Beckham Jr. puts Jets away in return to New York – Cleveland Browns Blog

[ad_1] EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- Odell Beckham Jr. finally reached the end zone for his new team. Doing so in his old home.Everything you need this week:• Full schedule » | Standings »• Depth charts for every team »• Transactions and top news »• Projected 2020 NFL draft order »More NFL coverage » After the Cleveland Browns offense sputtered for much of the game, quarterback Baker Mayfield connected on a
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Inside Connor McDavid’s NHL political awakening

[ad_1] Ken Holland knew about Connor McDavid, the hockey player. He watched the most gifted offensive center on the planet shred through his Detroit Red Wings while he was their general manager. But as he sat down for lunch with McDavid in Toronto, three weeks after taking over the Edmonton Oilers as their general manager, Holland started to understand Connor McDavid, the hockey activist."I was very impressed at his understanding.
Hockey

Hughes scores 2 in preseason debut for Devils

[ad_1] Jack Hughes scored twice in his NHL preseason debut, including the winner 40 seconds into overtime to lift a New Jersey Devils split squad to a 4-3 win over the Boston Bruins on Monday night in Newark, New Jersey. Hughes, the first overall pick in June’s NHL draft, and P.K. Subban, acquired in a trade with Nashville, both played their game for the Devils. Connor Carrick and Jesper Bratt
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Sources — Steelers get DB Fitzpatrick from ‘Fins

[ad_1] The Pittsburgh Steelers are acquiring Miami Dolphins defensive back Minkah Fitzpatrick in exchange for a 2020 first-round pick, sources told ESPN's Adam Schefter.The former first-round pick received permission to seek a trade from the woeful Dolphins (0-2) earlier in the week because he was unhappy with playing multiple positions, sources told ESPN.He declined to talk about a potential trade when asked about it prior to Miami's 43-0 Week 2
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Sources — Dolphins ship DB Fitzpatrick to Steelers

[ad_1] The Miami Dolphins are trading DB Minkah Fitzpatrick to the Pittsburgh Steelers for a 2020 first-round pick, league sources told ESPN's Adam Schefter.Both teams will also swap late-round picks in the deal, a source told ESPN.ESPN's Chris Mortensen reported last week that the Dolphins granted permission to Fitzpatrick's agent, Joel Segal, to discuss a trade with other teams.Fitzpatrick, the 11th overall pick in the 2018 draft out of Alabama,
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‘We have to try to help each other’

[ad_1] For nearly a month, Robin Lehner was wracked by night terrors.He woke up most nights sweating -- or sleepwalking. He often looked around and had no idea where he was. Lehner had checked himself into The Meadows, an addiction and psychological trauma treatment center in Arizona, on April 4, 2018. The first step was a detox. He was secluded in a small room. "I started having consistent, vivid dreams,"
Football

Monday Night Football turns 50

[ad_1] The synthesized theme music. High camera views of the stadium. Pregame interviews with the star quarterback. Replays. Freeze frames. Kickoff under the lights. An experimental three-man booth. Most of the staples of modern football broadcasts debuted on Sept. 21, 1970, in the NFL's regular-season premiere of Monday Night Football.Everything you need this week:• Full schedule » | Standings »• Depth charts for every team »• Transactions and top news
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MLS Power Rankings — LAFC stumble again, Zlatan on fire as chaos reigns in the wild Western Conference

[ad_1] Last time we met, the Major League Soccer playoff push was in full swing and every game seemed to count just a little bit more. New York City FC had ascended to the top of the Eastern Conference. Toronto FC had pulled themselves into a stable playoff position. Montreal had faded. Peace settled across the conference. This weeks' results changed nothing.- ESPN MLS fantasy: Sign up here!Meanwhile, in the
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Party like it’s 2007? Barnwell’s case for 16-0 — again — in New England

[ad_1] By now, we've learned to expect greatness from the New England Patriots. Winning is our default expectation for them. Bill Belichick & Co. have been favored in more than 90% of Tom Brady's starts since the future Hall of Famer returned from his torn ACL in 2009. They are 2-0 this season, and unless you firmly believed that New England was subject to some sort of Miami curse after