Hockey

Fabbri scores twice in 1st game, Red Wings beat Bruins 4-2

[ad_1] DETROIT (AP) — Robby Fabbri scored twice in his first game with Detroit and the Red Wings beat the Boston Bruins 4-2 Friday night to snap a four-game skid. Fabbri was acquired from St. Louis on Wednesday night and quickly got his second and third goals of the season. Dylan Larkin and Anthony Mantha also scored for Detroit, and Tyler Bertuzzi had two assists. Jonathan Bernier stopped 26 shots
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Khabib Nurmagomedov — Conor McGregor needs 10 wins in row to earn rematch

[ad_1] MOSCOW -- Khabib Nurmagomedov said Friday that Conor McGregor would need to win 10 straight fights to earn a rematch for his UFC title.McGregor hasn't fought since Nurmagomedov beat him by submission for the UFC lightweight title in October last year.The Irish fighter last month outlined his plan for two fights leading up to a rematch with the Russian.That's not enough for Nurmagomedov."As for a rematch, to fight for
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NCAA rules Memphis’ James Wiseman ineligible; top prospect gets stay to play Friday

[ad_1] Memphis freshman James Wiseman, the projected No. 1 pick in the 2020 NBA draft, suited up for the Tigers on Friday night despite being ruled ineligible by the NCAA earlier in the day.Memphis said in a statement Friday that Penny Hardaway, before he was the Tigers' coach, provided $11,500 in moving expenses to aid the Wiseman family's move to Memphis, Tennessee, without the player's knowledge. The NCAA deemed that
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What (else) to watch during KSI-Logan Paul weekend

[ad_1] 9:17 AM ETSteve KimESPN The fight receiving most of attention this weekend is the battle between YouTubers KSI and Logan Paul at Staples Center in Los Angeles. In August 2018, the two social media mavens met at Manchester Arena in England and fought to a six-round majority draw. The broadcast produced a huge online audience and procured significant pay-per-view numbers.Hence the rematch Saturday, under professional rules. Ali-Frazier it is
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What Jeff Passan is hearing about MLB free agency, trade rumors and latest offseason buzz

[ad_1] 6:05 PM ETJeff PassanESPN CloseESPN MLB insiderAuthor of "The Arm: Inside the Billion-Dollar Mystery of the Most Valuable Commodity in Sports"Now that MLB players have filed for free agency and teams have elected to make a few qualifying offers -- or not -- some developments are starting to take shape as the offseason kicks into high gear. Teams are making plans, and from there, trades and transactions are sure
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Charlotte at ‘the front of the line’ for MLS expansion

[ad_1] SEATTLE -- MLS commissioner Don Garber said on Friday that the league's next expansion announcement is very likely to come in "the next number of months" and that Charlotte has moved to the front of the line in terms of candidates.Speaking at the annual State of the League address ahead of Sunday's MLS Cup final between hosts the Seattle Sounders and Toronto FC (3 p.m. ET, watch live on
Nascar

Intentional cautions take spotlight in NASCAR playoffs

[ad_1] AVONDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Denny Hamlin thought he was the favorite to win NASCAR’s championship but now finds himself in danger of not even making it to the title round. Chase Elliott is fairly certain he’s backed himself into such a hole that his only chance at a championship is by winning Sunday in the penultimate race of the season. There’s two spots left to claim in next week’s
Golf

Maggert leads, Langer making bid for season title

[ad_1] PHOENIX (AP) — Jeff Maggert shot a 6-under 65 on Friday to increase his lead to four strokes in the Charles Schwab Cup Championship, with Bernhard Langer second in a bid for his record sixth PGA Tour Champions season points title. Maggert birdied three of the first four holes in a front-nine 31 and capped the bogey-free round with a birdie on the par-4 17th in perfect conditions at
Football

Third comes first: Jimmy Garoppolo delivering for 49ers on money down – San Francisco 49ers Blog

[ad_1] SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- The San Francisco 49ers haven't asked quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo to throw much this season, but they've consistently asked him to throw when it matters most: on third down.More often than not, Garoppolo has delivered."That's usually where quarterbacks earn their money," 49ers coach Kyle Shanahan said. "You can do a lot of things on first and second down. You can mix in run or pass to
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Potential top NBA draft pick James Wiseman ineligible for Memphis

[ad_1] The NCAA has ruled Memphis center James Wiseman ineligible, his lawyers said Friday night.Memphis coach Penny Hardaway assisted Wiseman and his family's move to Memphis in 2018, attorney Leslie Ballin said in a news conference -- and the NCAA has deemed Hardaway a booster.Wiseman is the top recruit in ESPN's 2019 rankings as well as the top player in ESPN's rankings for the 2020 NBA Draft.He had 28 points