Hockey

Tampa Bay Lightning 7, Winnepeg Jets 1

[ad_1] WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Anthony Cirelli got his first career hat trick, Nikita Kucherov scored twice and the Tampa Bay Lightning routed the Winnipeg Jets 7-1 on Friday night. Tampa Bay’s Andrei Vasilevskiy made 30 saves for his 10th straight victory, matching the longest winning streak of his career. He had 10 consecutive wins from Feb. 9 to March 5, 2019. Carter Verhaeghe and Alex Killorn also scored for
Football

Patriots’ Jason McCourty says he’s recovering from groin surgery

[ad_1] New England Patriots cornerback Jason McCourty is recovering from offseason groin surgery, he said Friday on "Double Coverage," the podcast he hosts with his twin brother, Patriots safety Devin.During the podcast, Jason McCourty, while talking about recovery boots with his brother, said he didn't have his on because he was recovering from surgery."I would have mine on, but right now I am currently recovering from a little offseason surgery,"
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Yu Darvish left with more questions in aftermath of Astros scandal

[ad_1] CHICAGO -- In the aftermath of the Astros' cheating scandal, Yu Darvish has been left wondering: Was he tipping pitches during the 2017 World Series or were Houston players stealing signs?In the two-plus years since, the right-hander had thought it was the latter. He was rocked by the Astros that postseason while a member of the Dodgers, and Houston players afterward told him he was tipping pitches.But now, after
Golf

Vega has 65 and leads Latin American Amateur by 3 shots

[ad_1] PLAYA DEL CARMEN, Mexico (AP) — Jose Vega of Colombia holed out for eagle on the third hole and remarkably kept bogeys off his card on a blustery Friday for a 6-under 65 and a three-shot lead at the Latin American Amateur. Vega was at 3-under 139, the only player under par through two rounds at El Camaleon Golf Club at Mayakoba. Lukas Roessler (72) and Gabriel Morgan Birke
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Australian Open FAQ – How bushfires could impact tennis’ first Grand Slam of 2020

[ad_1] 8:36 AM ETPeter BodoCloseESPN.com Staff WriterPeter Bodo has been covering tennis for over 35 years, mostly recently for ESPN. He is a former WTA Writer of the Year and the author of numerous books, including the classic "The Courts of Babylon" and the New York Times bestseller (with Pete Sampras), "A Champion's Mind."Simon CambersAs the Australian Open prepares to begin play Monday, tournament officials face a potential environmental crisis
Golf

Austin leads Langer at windy Hualalai; Els makes big move

[ad_1] KA’UPULEHI-KONA, Hawaii (AP) — Woody Austin scrambled for birdie on the par-4 18th Friday to take the lead into the final round of the PGA Tour Champions’ season-opening Mitsubishi Electric Championship, while Ernie Els had the best round of the day to get into contention in his senior debut. After the wind carried Austin’s drive far right, he hit a low 4-iron out of the rough to 12 feet
Football

Jason Garrett joins Giants as new offensive coordinator

[ad_1] EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- Jason Garrett is the new offensive coordinator of the New York Giants.New coach Joe Judge made the announcement Friday night, hiring the former Dallas Cowboys head coach less than two weeks after he was let go by the Giants' NFC East rivals."I've known about Jason for a long time, not only through the general public as well-known as he is as head coach of the
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Jason Garrett named new Giants OC

[ad_1] EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- Jason Garrett is the new offensive coordinator of the New York Giants.New coach Joe Judge made the announcement Friday night, hiring the former Dallas Cowboys head coach less than two weeks after he was let go by the Giants' NFC East rivals."I've known about Jason for a long time, not only through the general public as well-known as he is as head coach of the
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How Barcelona replaced Valverde with Setien Inside the changes in the Camp Nou dugout

[ad_1] 12:21 PM ETSam MarsdenMoises LlorensOn Monday night, after overseeing Barcelona training for the final time that morning, Ernesto Valverde changed into his cycling gear, dusted down his bike and hit the road. He was still officially the Barca manager, but the club's president, Josep Maria Bartomeu, had already informed him his time was up. Now, Valverde just wanted to be away from it all.Meanwhile, across the city, Quique Setien,