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Cavaliers join list of the most dramatic championship-round comebacks

When we take what the Cleveland Cavaliers did to win the NBA Finals and put it in historical perspective, we find that it ranks very well on the list …

NFL

Thousands greet Pittsburgh Penguins at Stanley Cup parade

PITTSBURGH — Throngs of fans were cheering and trying to draw players’ attention with their shouts as the Pittsburgh Penguins begin their victory lap …

Ronaldo gears up for Euro 2016 in the only way he knows how

The Portugual star has been taking time out to enjoy a well-earned break after winning the Champions League and invited a Colombian model along while in Ibiza<p><b>EXTRA TIME</b><p>How would you gear up for a major international tournament? Vigorous training, bonding with your team-mates or frolicking on a …

Soccer

Penguins win Game 4, one victory from Stanley Cup

<b>SAN JOSE</b> -- Another fast start has the Pittsburgh Penguins on the verge of a memorable finish.<p>The Penguins took the lead for the fourth straight game …

Stu Cowan: Canadiens legend Guy Lafleur still quick with a zinger

Guy Lafleur will turn 65 on Sept. 20, but he still looks like a million bucks — even if he never made more than $400,000 a season during his Hall of …

Pending UFA Lucic willing to listen if Canucks are interested

The beginning of free agency is just over three weeks away, and among the most interesting players who could potentially be available on July 1 is …

NHL

Don Cherry agrees to multi-year deal with ‘Hockey Night in Canada’ | Toronto Star

This spring, audience levels fell below the million mark for many early-round playoff games. According to Moore, the three Stanley Cup final games …

Toronto

The Unofficial Guide to Being an Edmonton Oilers Fan

Is it possible to have suffered more as a hockey fan than Oilers fans have in the past ten years? The answer might surprise you. Unless you think the …

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Rebranding: Change is good, but beware of the backlash

One of the most frequently quoted lines from Shakespeare is that "a rose by any other name would smell as sweet."<p>In the marketing world, a modern translation may be that "an app with any other logo would work just as well?"<p>We've all seen the recent headlines condemning Instagram and Uber for …

Graphic Design

Who Makes The Leafs Next Season?

It’s finally over. The Toronto Maple Leafs’ season may have ended in April, but their prospects have been playing for much longer. Unfortunately, the …

Ice Hockey

Does Randy Carlyle hold the key to Travis Green’s Canucks future?

Bruce Boudreau replaced Randy Carlyle as Ducks coach in 2011.Is the reverse set to happen?The Ducks let Boudreau go after their first-round loss to …

Kyle Connor Named USA Hockey College Player of the Year

University of Michigan forward Kyle Connor finished his first collegiate season as the nation’s top scorer with 35 goals and 36 assists for 71 points …

Ice Hockey

Coaching staff shakeup coming to Blues

The Blues confirmed Tuesday that they were keeping their head coach, Ken Hitchcock, who agreed to another one-year contract extension. But as a …

Storm swirls around Karmanos family over $105 million dispute involving Carolina Hurricanes loans

<b>DETROIT</b> - It's a family squabble of monumental proportion.<p>The Karmanos family, businessman Peter Karmanos and his three elder sons, are fighting over …

Carolina Hurricanes

Stanley Cup finals Game 1 in photos: Pittsburgh Penguins 3, San Jose Sharks 2

Here's what Game 1 of the Stanley Cup finals between the Pittsburgh Penguins and San Jose Sharks looked like, from start to finish.

Stanley Cup Final 2016 scores: Penguins, Sharks put on a show in Game 1

If just one game is any indication, this Stanley Cup Final may be the best in years.<p>It's usually customary for teams, when first playing each other in a playoff series, to take part in the obligatory "feeling out process." Passes won't be as crisp, sticks will be clenched just a bit too tight, and …

Ice Hockey

Drastic December week put Penguins on course to Stanley Cup Final

Penguins general manager Jim Rutherford immediately noticed the bright side of the bad news he and his hockey club encountered in early December: It …

Stanley Cup: Marc-Edouard Vlasic ready for another (probable) matchup with Sidney Crosby - Working the Corners

(Josie Lepe/Bay Area News Group)<p>Sharks defenseman Marc-Edouard Vlasic has matched up against Pittsburgh Penguins center Sidney Crosby every time the …

Lauzon, Rouyn-Noranda Fall in Memorial Cup Final

<b>BostonBruins.com</b> – Jeremy Lauzon and Rouyn-Noranda fell to the London Knights, 3-2, in overtime of the 2016 Memorial Cup Final on Sunday.

Quebec

London Knights finish extraordinary undefeated playoff streak with Memorial Cup title

RED DEER, Alta. — Matthew Tkachuk went through unspeakable emotional pain at the start of the OHL playoffs.<p>His beloved billet mom, Susan Martellotti, …

London wins along with the Knights, experts say

When the London Knights win, London wins, too.

Ice Hockey

Edmonton Oilers' new arena living up to the hype

When people from the Oilers Entertainment Group proclaim that Rogers Place will be the best arena in the world, you initially had to take it with a …

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Fit Fix: UCLA and Under Armour Just Signed the Biggest Apparel Deal in NCAA History

<b>Putting the "Gold" in Gold and Blue</b>: Under Armour and UCLA on Wednesday officially announced a 15-year, $280 million apparel deal to outfit the …

Spurs' Nike deal shows Chelsea still London's only big team

We were all pretty impressed by Chelsea's slick maneuvering when the club ditched kit manufacturer adidas in favor of twice as much money from Nike. Starting in the summer of 2017, Nike will be paying £60m annually to the Blues — at the time of signing, that was the second most lucrative deal in …

Soccer

Neymar at Messi and Ronaldo’s level and will be best in the world

The Brazil and Valencia shot-stopper believes his compatriot will eventually go on to overtake his rivals and become known as the world's best player in the future<p><b>EXCLUSIVE</b><p>Brazil and Valencia goalkeeper Diego Alves believes Barcelona star Neymar has already reached the level of Lionel Messi and …

Ronaldo: Manchester United lack identity - I hope Mourinho brings it back

The former United attacker believes it is a good move for the club to turn to his former boss at Real Madrid<p>Cristiano Ronaldo believes Manchester United have lacked identity since Sir Alex Ferguson's departure but believes the appointment of Jose Mourinho is good for the club.<p>Ronaldo spent six …

Soccer

Follow Game 6 of the St. Louis Blues vs. San Jose Sharks

The goal light works. Just so you know.<p>by <i>Tom Timmermann</i> via twitter 5/26/2016 12:09:20 AM<p>by <i>NBC Sports</i> via twitter retweeted by StLouisBlues 5/26/2016 …

Ice Hockey

Ottawa Senators defenceman Chris Phillips announces his retirement from NHL

'I loved and will miss the competition,' Phillips tells reporters during heartfelt retirement announcement<p>It's official: the longest-serving Ottawa …