WASHINGTON — Jake Guentzel scored his 22nd goal 2:11 into overtime to lift the Pittsburgh Penguins to a 5-4 victory over the Washington Capitals on Thursday night in a result that clinched both teams’ place in the playoffs.
Hawaii senior Rado Parapunov was named the Big West men’s volleyball Player of the Year on Wednesday, claiming the award for the second straight season.
PALM HARBOR, Fla. — Paul Casey is going for his third straight victory at the Valspar Championship, a feat difficult enough that only eight times in the last 40 years has a player won the same tournament at least three times in a row.
PHOENIX — Chris Paul scored 28 points, Devin Booker added 21 and the Phoenix Suns beat the Los Angeles Clippers 109-101 on Wednesday night to clinch a spot in the playoffs for the first time in 11 years.
SANTA CLARA, Calif. — Quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo’s days with the San Francisco 49ers became numbered on March 26, when coach Kyle Shanahan and general manager John Lynch traded up nine spots in the NFL draft presumably to take Garoppolo’s replacement with the third overall pick.
A new virtual race series highlighting a theme based on the Legends of Hawaii continues to gain momentum as registration opens for a second event on April 30 — The Legend of Pele and Poliahu Virtual 5K, 10K.
OMAHA, Neb. — Texas used a powerful all-around performance to post a surprising three-set sweep of top-seeded and previously unbeaten Wisconsin in the NCAA women’s volleyball semifinals Thursday night.
DALLAS — Luka Doncic scored 30 points, leading the Dallas Mavericks to a 115-110 victory over the Lakers on Thursday night in the return of Los Angeles star Anthony Davis from a 30-game injury absence.
PHILADELPHIA — Joel Embiid grabbed a two-handed rebound, turned and heaved an 85-foot, right-handed strike with a throw ripped from Bryce Harper’s playbook that banked off the glass and rattled off the front and back of the rim and out.
The United States will face rival Sweden as it pushes to become the first women’s team to win the World Cup and Olympic gold back to back.
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AUGUSTA, Ga. — Seven holes into the Masters, Justin Rose was 2-over par and in no position to panic.
NEW YORK — Jeff McNeil launched a tying homer in the bottom of the ninth inning on his 29th birthday and the New York Mets were handed the winning run on a disputed hit by pitch for a bizarre 3-2 victory over the Miami Marlins in their home opener Thursday.
If you are a race director for a sporting event, then you understand all the intricate details that must be in place in order for a race to happen, which by the way, is no easy task.
WASHINGTON — Atlanta pinch-hitter Pablo Sandoval drove a two-run homer to the deepest part of the ballpark off a Washington reliever who took over after Stephen Strasburg’s six scoreless innings Wednesday, lifting the Braves to a 2-0 victory over the Nationals and a doubleheader sweep.
AUGUSTA, Ga. — Dustin Johnson didn’t feel like his Masters victory was less significant last fall because no fans were at Augusta National to see his win and celebrate with him.