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Travis Konecny helps Flyers beat Blackhawks in Prague

[ad_1] PRAGUE (AP) — Travis Konecny had two goals and coach Alain Vigneault won his debut with Philadelphia, directing the Flyers to a season-opening 4-3 victory over the Chicago Blackhawks on Friday night. Oskar Lindblom and Michael Raffl also scored for the Flyers in front of a sellout crowd of 17,463 at Prague’s O2 Arena as part of the NHL’s Global Series. Carter Hart stopped 28 shots. It was the
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Ringside Seat Can GGG get past Derevyanchenko, lure Canelo next?

[ad_1] NEW YORK -- From 2010 to 2018 Gennadiy Golovkin owned at least one middleweight world title belt. Then, 13 months ago, he lost a heavily disputed majority decision to rival Canelo Alvarez in their mega rematch.Gone were GGG's three unified belts, and his historic title reign, during which he tied the great Bernard Hopkins' record for most consecutive 160-pound defenses at 20, came to an end.Following the loss to
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Gennadiy Golovkin vs. Sergiy Derevyanchenko predictions Who will win?

[ad_1] At this point, it's the only question worth asking: Who will win Saturday night's middleweight world title bout between Gennadiy Golovkin and Sergiy Derevyanchenko at Madison Square Garden in New York?Golovkin (39-1-1, 35 KOs) is coming off a dominant fourth-round KO victory over Steve Rolls in June. Derevyanchenko (13-1, 10 KOs) recovered from a split decision loss to Daniel Jacobs a year ago with a unanimous decision victory over
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Kevin Na shots 62 to share lead in home event in Las Vegas

[ad_1] LAS VEGAS (AP) — Las Vegas resident Kevin Na had two back-nine eagles and shot a 9-under 62 on Friday for a share of the second-round lead in the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open. Playing alongside Phil Mickelson at TPC Summerlin, Na eagled the par-5 13th and 16th holes and added birdies on the par-3 17th and par-4 18th to match Lucas Glover, 2017 winner Patrick Cantlay and Brian
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Stars’ Polak has fracture in sternum after going into boards

[ad_1] DALLAS (AP) — Stars defenseman Roman Polak has a small fracture in his sternum and will be re-evaluated next week. Dallas didn’t offer a timetable in the update on Polak on Friday. In the second period of Thursday’s season-opening loss to Boston at home, Polak went into the boards when he tried to check Chris Wagner about midway through the second period. After hitting the boards with his left
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Can Rodgers expose Liverpool weaknesses? Is Man United vs. Newcastle the saddest game ever?

[ad_1] All you need to know about this weekend's Premier League action, all in one place.Jump to: How bad are Spurs? | Will Pulisic make the bench? | Fantasy Tips | Game to Watch | Match Predictions THE WEEKEND'S BIG QUESTIONSCan Rodgers expose Liverpool weaknesses?Over the past week we have seen that Liverpool, despite their perfect league record, are not a perfect team. Last weekend, Sheffield United found success with
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UFC 243 viewers guide Is it Adesanya’s time, or will Whittaker solidify legacy?

[ad_1] On Nov. 14, 2015, UFC megastar Ronda Rousey suffered the first loss of her illustrious career, falling to Holly Holm in front of a UFC-record crowd of 56,214 in Melbourne, Australia.And wouldn't you know it, both Robert Whittaker and Israel Adesanya -- the two men who will headline Saturday's UFC 243 event in the same stadium, an event UFC officials expect to break that attendance record -- were there
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Ben Simmons among players who could make or break your fantasy hoops season

[ad_1] How high is your capacity for public humiliation?Option A: Low. You are the competition. If you're not first, you're bored. You look to coast through your fantasy season. All drafts are set on autopilot. You know you're going to glide to a top-three finish, and you like it that way. (You drive a BMW 3 Series.)Option B: High. You crave competition. Action. You like your leagues to be Marianas
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St. Louis Cardinals’ Ryan Helsley calls Atlanta Braves’ use of tomahawk chop ‘disrespectful’

[ad_1] St. Louis Cardinals reliever Ryan Helsley, a member of the Cherokee Nation, believes the Atlanta Braves' "tomahawk chop" chant is "disrespectful" and "devalues" perceptions of Native Americans, the rookie told the St. Louis Post-Dispatch on Friday.Helsley on Thursday entered the opening game of the Cardinals' National League Division Series with the fans at Atlanta's SunTrust Park swinging foam tomahawks while singing the long-used song, which mimics a Native American