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Stamkos, Vasilevskiy pace Lightning’s 8-0 rout of Islanders
Steven Stamkos had two goals and an assist and Andrei Vasilevskiy notched his fourth career playoff shutout, helping the defending Stanley Cup champions rout the Islanders 8-0 in Game 5 of their semifinal playoff series on Monday night.
Stevens adjusting to new role with Celtics, mum on new coach
ESPN reported that Bucks top assistant Darvin Ham, Nets assistant Ime Udoka and Clippers assistant Chauncey Billips have all been interviewed at least once.
Yanks turn third triple play in month, beat A’s 2-1 [VIDEO]
The New York Yankees turned their record-tying third triple play this season to strand the go-ahead run in the ninth inning, bailing out closer Aroldis Chapman and closing down a 2-1 win over the Oakland Athletics on Sunday.
Larson romps to yet another victory for Hendrick Motorsports
The busiest driver in motorsports won again Sunday in the Cup debut at Nashville Superspeedway, where Kyle Larson drove to NASCAR’s victory lane for the fourth consecutive week.
Dyson double caps 10-pitch AB, Royals top Red Sox 7-3
Jarrod Dyson capped a 10-pitch at-bat with a tiebreaking, two-run double in a three-run third inning off Nathan Eovaldi, and the Kansas City Royals rallied to beat the Boston Red Sox 7-3 Sunday for their first series win in nearly three weeks.
Martin, Pulock help Isles top Lightning 3-2 to tie series
Matt Martin capped a three-goal second period, Ryan Pulock made a diving stop and the Islanders held on to beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 3-2 Saturday night to even their Stanley Cup semifinal series at two games apiece
Bucks edge Nets in OT in Game 7, withstand Durant’s 48
The Bucks withstood Durant’s NBA-record 48 points in a Game 7, beating the Nets 115-111 on Saturday night.
Dalbec’s 3 hits, 3 RBIs lead Red Sox over Royals 7-1
Light-hitting Bobby Dalbec had three RBIs and was a double short of a cycle, J.D. Martinez hit a two-run homer and the Boston Red Sox beat the Kansas City Royals 7-1 on Saturday.
Mondesi 464-foot HR helps Royals beat Boston 5-3, stop skid
Adalberto Mondesi hit a 464 foot three-run homer, Salvador Pérez added his 18th home run this season, and the Kansas City Royals beat the Boston Red Sox 5-3 on Friday night for only their second win in their last 13 games.
Stanton HR, triple play key Yankees’ 8-4 win over Blue Jays [VIDEO]
How often do you see a 1-3-6-2-5-6 triple play?