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Perron enjoying deepest career playoff run on surprising Knights team

6 days ago   |   By Sportsnet

LAS VEGAS - Missing one game in the Western Conference final was hard for David Perron. Waiting 11 years to play in the third round of the National Hockey League playoffs was excruciating.
Perron skated Wednesday morning with the Vegas Golden Knights and looked well enough to play Game 3 of the conference final against the Winnipeg Jets, although the winger's inclusion in Wednesday night's lineup was to be a game-time decision.
“You'll find out tonight,” Vegas coach Gerard Gallant said.
Having seen this stage of the Stanley Cup tournament only on television, Perron is desperate to play...
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David Johnson has sights set on 1,000 yards rushing and receiving in 2018

David Johnson has sights set on 1,000 yards rushing and receiving in 2018

6 days ago   |   By Yardbarker

The Arizona Cardinals will get running back David Johnson back after he played in only one game in 2017. Looking to make a huge comeback, Johnson has set some lofty goals upon returning to the game.According to Ian Rapoport of NFL Network, Johnson has his sights set on a 1,000-yard rushing season as well as topping 1,000 yards in receiving. Depending on how much Johnson is fed the ball, this could actually happen. In 2016, Johnson rushed for 1,239 yards and fell just shy of 1,000 receiving yards when he recorded 879. It was no surprise that Johnson led the league with 2,118 total yards as...
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Lance Lynn's struggles continue as Twins drop series finale to St. Louis

6 days ago   |   By Startribune

Lance Lynn, season ERA now at 7.47, lasted just three innings Wednesday afternoon. He allowed three earned runs and walked four in a 7-5 Twins loss
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Why only 11 teams look to be in the running to play AFL finals after just eight rounds of the 2018 season

6 days ago   |   By Fox Sports

TWO months into the season, two tiers appear to have emerged in the AFL.
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