Logan Harkner

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Longest active championship droughts in sports after Cubs snap skid

The Boston Red Sox broke the Curse of the Bambino in 2004, the Chicago Blackhawks ended a 49-year streak back in 2010 and just a few months ago the …

Montreal Canadiens continue to roll along because of Shea Weber and Carey Price double whammy

<i>What do you need to know about last night's games? Joe McDonald gives us his take on the biggest and best performances. This is where we say,</i> …

Chicago Cubs end most storied title drought in American sporting folklore | Bryan Armen Graham

No team has failed better over the last century but this extraordinary victory suggests the next World Series will not be far away for history’s glorious losers<p>Baseball is a game of failures. A hitter with a .300 batting average, the traditional benchmark of a star player, fails seven times out of …

The Chicago Cubs built a model franchise that will dominate for years to come by using an unusual strategy

The Chicago Cubs are the World Series champions for the first time since 1908, beating the Cleveland Indians in seven games.<p>While the most recent championship drought may be the most epic in sports history, the next drought is not expected to be nearly as long as this Cubs roster is built to be …

Baseball

Avs Defeat Kings In Frozen Fury Finale

LAS VEGAS--The Colorado Avalanche is the final winner of the Frozen Fury.<p>Mikhail Grigorenko scored late in the third period and Gabriel Landeskog …

Ice Hockey

ESPN barely believes the Broncos are a playoff team in 2016

Tom Brady suspended for four games? No problem, the New England Patriots are still the team to beat according to ESPN.<p>Meanwhile, the Denver Broncos …

Who are the five greatest Broncos of all-time?

Now is usually the best time to start debating the greatest players of all-time for your favorite team. For the <b>Denver Broncos</b>, that list inevitably …

‘I was going out there to get him’: Toronto Blue Jays show why brawls still matter

You want Kevin Pillar on your team because of his outstanding defence in centre field and the fact that when he gets hot, he can handle a bat very …

Stars Beat Coyotes As Benn Breaks 40 Goals

This season the Dallas Stars are putting together today has been a bit of record-setting magic. Most empty net goals in a season in NHL history: …

Friday Four: Benn the biggest Star in Dallas

<i>Each Friday throughout the season Kevin Weekes will be bringing you his Friday Four. He will be blogging about four players, teams, plays or trends</i> …

Ice Hockey

Saturday Links: Jamie Benn and the Hart Trophy

Although most of the Hart Trophy debate this season has centered around Braden Holtby and Patrick Kane, Sports Illustrated's Allan Muir is making the …

Benn brothers score in Dallas' 3-2 win over Kings

Jordie Benn scored the tie-breaking goal with 4:58 to play, and the Dallas Stars rallied from a third-period deficit to assert their Western Conference supremacy with a 3-2 victory over the Los Angeles Kings on Saturday.<p>Benn scored his first goal since Dec. 21 after Patrick Eaves tied it early in …

Jose Reyes' Domestic Abuse Case To Be Dropped

<b>HONOLULU (AP)</b> – Maui prosecutors are moving to dismiss a domestic abuse charge against suspended Colorado Rockies shortstop Jose Reyes because his …

Avalanche coach Patrick Roy rips Matt Duchene for goal celebration

Avalanche coach Patrick Roy ripped star player Matt Duchene for celebrating his 30th goal in a blowout loss.<p>The Colorado Avalanche suffered a tough …

It appears this former Longhorn has won a spot on Rangers roster

<b>SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -</b> There is still a week before rosters must be set, but it is looking like the Rangers have arrived on a tentative decision for a …

No Canadian NHL Teams Made The Stanley Cup Playoffs This Year, Woe Be Unto The North

Been to Canada lately? Everything’s marked down. Five years ago, the loonie was at historic highs against the greenback. Lately the Canadian dollar …

Sunday Links: Stars Survive Sharks for 4-2 Win

After an awful turnover led to a short-handed goal, which was quickly followed by a Tomas Hertl goal, things looked a little dicey for the Stars. …

Sports Illustrated: Why the Dallas Stars are dangerous and poised to make a deep playoff run

This Story is About...<p>The Dallas Stars are back in the playoffs for the first time since 2014. After narrowly missing out on the postseason last …

Avalanche overtakes Wild in wild-card hunt by defeating Canucks

Mikkel Boedker scored two goals, including the winner, as the Avalanche downed the Vancouver Canucks 3-1 on Wednesday night.

Vancouver Canucks

‘I can’t really picture myself missing Game 1,’ says injured Seguin

The Dallas Stars got some bad news earlier this week when they found out Tyler Seguin suffered a partial cut of his Achilles tendon. He’s expected to …

Ice Hockey

Links: Hot Takes on the Playoff Race

After clinching a berth in the playoffs on Tuesday against the Chicago Blackhawks, the Stars dropped their next game to the Arizona Coyotes. Next up: …

Avs' playoff hopes dwindle as Colorado falls to Wild at home

For Avalanche fans, it's unfortunate that their team is fighting for the last Western Conference playoff spot with the Minnesota Wild. If it were any …

Odor displays power with three-homer night

SURPRISE, Ariz. -- Rougned Odor missed 11 days this spring because of a strained right oblique muscle. A prodigious power display on Good Friday is …

San Diego Padres

Which mascot would most likely destroy the team named after it?

The Chicago Cubs spent some time playing with actual cubs Friday. It was cute! But let's get one thing straight about mascots.<p>Most teams aren't named after things that are cute. Most teams are named for nasty, snarling things that could rip you limb from opposing locker room limb. Which got us …

Molina appears to be 'ready' for Cardinals' opener

<b>PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla.</b> • <b></b>Mike Matheny declined to confirm that Yadier Molina will be his opening day catcher, but the Cardinals manager made it sound …

De La Rosa's gem halts Greinke's streak

LOS ANGELES -- Jorge De La Rosa held the Dodgers scoreless on two hits in 7 1/3 innings before leaving with an apparent left groin injury, and Carlos …

MLB Power Rankings: Where All 30 MLB Teams Stand at the 1-Quarter Mark

It's hard to believe, but we have already reached the first-quarter mark of the 2015 MLB season.<p>While a few teams have begun to separate themselves from the pack, and we have a big enough sample size to start to get an idea of who is capable of contending, there is still a ton of baseball to be …