RAPTORS OPT TO REST KAWHI LEONARD, KYLE LOWRY VS. SUNS

The Toronto Raptors are going to play it cautious with their stars down the stretch. The team announced Thursday that both Kawhi Leonard...

TIM BONTEMPS: THE EAST IS A GAME OF ROCK, PAPER, SCISSORS

ESPN's Tim Bontemps joins McCown and Shannon to discuss how important tonight's game against the Celtics is for the Raptors, Kyrie...

 
 
 

JEFF BLAIR: RAPTORS FAILED TO EXTINGUISH CELTICS' ASPIRATIONS OF WINNING EAST

The Raptors had a chance to make the Celtics question whether being the top seed was realistic. Instead, they may have refocused Kyrie...

KAWHI LEONARD & HIS TEAMMATES STILL NOT ON THE SAME PAGE IN FINAL MINUTES

Sportsnet NBA analyst Alvin Williams shares his thoughts on what the Raptors should be doing in crunch time when Kawhi Leonard has...

 
 
 

DID CELTICS KNOCK THE RAPTORS OFF AS EAST FAVOURITES AFTER WIN?

Sporting News/Forbes' Mitch Lawrence weighs in on why he would pick the Raptors over the Celtics in a postseason matchup, which team...

RAPTORS-CELTICS AUDIO

 
 
 

BAYERN MUNICH'S YOUTH WILL CHALLENGE DAVIES TO EARN HIS PLACE

Out with the old and in with the new. Arjen Robben and Franck Ribery have been two pillars at the forefront of Bayern Munich's success...

DAVIES AT BAYERN

 
 
 

‘NUMBER OF REASONS' WHY MAPLE LEAFS AREN'T FOCUSED RIGHT NOW

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What if the Maple Leafs didn't have Jake Gardiner?

WHAT IF THE MAPLE LEAFS DIDN'T HAVE JAKE GARDINER?

In case you somehow missed it, the Toronto Maple Leafs have been just okay for the last little stretch, after being one of the top...

 
 
 

3 THINGS WE LEARNED IN THE NHL: MATT DUCHENE HAD A HAPPY BIRTHDAY

Matt Duchene has had plenty of reason to celebrate, hat tricks come in bunches and Jack Eichel is back on the scoreboard. Here are...

LEAFS' PROGRESS, PERSPECTIVE KEY AHEAD OF MEETING WITH BEHEMOTH LIGHTNING

TAMPA, Fla. - The Toronto Maple Leafs have kept a watchful eye on the Tampa Bay Lightning even as they've disappeared from view atop...

 
 
 

RAPTORS HAVE TO STOP WATCHING KAWHI, AND HELP HIM MORE

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CANUCKS SAD TO SEE DEL ZOTTO GET TRADED, LOSE A GOOD LEADER

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Canucks, Oilers each have upside to reach playoffs

CANUCKS, OILERS EACH HAVE UPSIDE TO REACH PLAYOFFS

VANCOUVER - If hockey was horse racing, the Vancouver Canucks and Edmonton Oilers would make a pretty good joint entry. A bet on both...

Takeaways: Nugent-Hopkins giving Oilers true one-two punch at centre

TAKEAWAYS: NUGENT-HOPKINS GIVING OILERS TRUE ONE-TWO PUNCH AT CENTRE

It's a funny thing, isn't it? Edmonton Oilers general manager Peter Chiarelli has had his struggles when it comes to the bigger deals....

 
 
 
Sabres deliver wake-up call to powerhouse Flames

SABRES DELIVER WAKE-UP CALL TO POWERHOUSE FLAMES

JACOB MARKSTROM MAKES SCORPION SAVE ON RYAN NUGENT-HOPKINS

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ALEX CHIASSON SCORES SHOOTOUT WINNER AS OILERS BEAT CANUCKS

VANCOUVER - Alex Chiasson ‘s shootout goal lifted the Edmonton Oilers to a 3-2 win over the Vancouver Canucks on Wednesday night. The...

EICHEL SCORES OVERTIME WINNER FOR SABRES IN WIN OVER FLAMES

CALGARY - Jack Eichel scored the overtime winner for the Buffalo Sabres in a 4-3 road win over the Calgary Flames on Wednesday. Seconds...

 
 
 



Yankees landing Adam Ottavino to assemble a bonkers bullpen

Yankees landing Adam Ottavino to assemble a bonkers bullpen

One more step toward a fearsome bullpen. One more step away from Manny Machado. The Yankees agreed to a deal with reliever Adam Ottavino, Read more ...

Shannon Sharpe isn't buying Andy Reid's comments about seeing no decline in...

Shannon Sharpe isn't buying Andy Reid's comments about seeing no decline in Tom Brady

Shannon Sharpe talks NFL on today's show. Hear why Shannon is not buying Andy Reid saying he hasn't seen any decline in Tom Brady before their AFC Championship matchup. Read more ...

Wild trade Niederreiter to Hurricanes for Rask

Wild trade Niederreiter to Hurricanes for Rask

The Minnesota Wild have acquired centre Victor Rask from the Carolina Hurricanes for left wing Nino Niederreiter, in a swap of underperforming but still-young players on... Read more ...

Barcelona vs Levante Betting Tips: Latest odds, team news, preview and...

Barcelona vs Levante Betting Tips: Latest odds, team news, preview and predictions

Barca have won the tournament in each of the last four seasons and we are backing them to claim victory at Camp Nou against the side from Valencia Read more ...

Real Madrid vs Sevilla Betting Tips: Latest odds, team news, preview and...

Real Madrid vs Sevilla Betting Tips: Latest odds, team news, preview and predictions

The visitors have made a habit of scoring after the break away from home this season and we think they will do so once more at the Santiago Bernabeu Read more ...

Chiefs aim to end 49-year Super Bowl drought Sunday vs Pats

Chiefs aim to end 49-year Super Bowl drought Sunday vs Pats

It has been 49 years since the Kansas City Chiefs have won the AFC championship, a long and painful streak that could end with a victory Sunday over the New England Patriots Read more ...

'Everything about him screams Liverpool' - Klopp delighted with new...

'Everything about him screams Liverpool' - Klopp delighted with new Robertson contract

The 24-year-old is now an undisputed member of the Reds first team and has extended his stay until June 2024 with a fresh deal Read more ...

Cris Carter on Kyrie apologizing to LeBron: He's still very, very naive...

Cris Carter on Kyrie apologizing to LeBron: He's still very, very naive about what it takes to be a great leader

Cris Carter and Nick Wright discuss Kyrie Irving's comments about calling LeBron James to apologize and asking for leadership advice. Cris gives Kyrie credit, but still... Read more ...

NBA's Silver backs Kanter's decision to skip London trip

NBA's Silver backs Kanter's decision to skip London trip

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver backs New York Knicks center Enes Kanter's decision to skip game against Washington Wizards in London, citing safety fears Read more ...

Report: Mavericks Optimistic That They Can Reconcile with Dennis Smith Jr

Report: Mavericks Optimistic That They Can Reconcile with Dennis Smith Jr

The Dallas Mavericks are optimistic that they can reconcile with point guard Dennis Smith Jr and insist that they won't trade him unless they get good value back, according to... Read more ...