St Louis Blues Late Comeback Sets Up Overtime Win

St Louis Blues Late Comeback Sets Up Overtime Win

Chicago (0-2) 3 – 4 St. Louis (2-0)

A late comeback by the Blues set up an over time victory to send Ken Hitchcock’s team into a commanding 2-0 Stanley Cup playoff series lead.

Chris Porter and Kevin Shattenkirk sent the Blues into a first period two goal lead. The Blackhawks responded in style, Duncan Kieth, Brent Seabrook and Michal Rozsival all scored three unanswered goals as the current…

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NHL: Will The Flyers Attack The Rangers Today?

NHL: Will The Flyers Attack The Rangers Today?

Rangers Celebrate Goal In Game 1

Rangers Celebrate Goal In Game 1

Flyers at Rangers 12PM ET

(New York leads, 1-0)

The Philadelphia Flyers need to attack the New York Rangers today at Madison Square Garden or find themselves 2-0 down in the First Round Series. In game one, despite being under huge pressure being outshot 36-15 it took a moment of madness from Jason Akeson, with a double minor penalty that punished the Flyers…

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Hamilton Takes Dominant Victory In China

Hamilton Takes Dominant Victory In China

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton took a dominant Grand Prix victory in today’s Chinese Grand Prix at the Shanghai International Circuit. The 2008 world champion led from lights to flag to claim his third victory in a row. He finished the race over 18 seconds ahead of team-mate Nico Rosberg who had no telemetry at all during the race.

Ferrari’s Fernando Alonso gave the Italian team something to…

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Snooker: Day One World Championship Review

Snooker: Day One World Championship Review

Stuart Bingham has the advantage over Doherty, but can he keep it? Source: Zimbio.com

Stuart Bingham has the advantage over Doherty, but can he keep it? Source: Zimbio.com

The World Snooker Championship finally began in Sheffield’s Crucible Theatre on Saturday morning. Ronnie O’Sullivan played Robin Hull, Stuart Bingham against the tournaments oldest competitor Ken Doherty, Stephen Maguire faced Ryan Day, returning to form Shaun Murphy went head-to-head with Jamie Cope and finally…

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Hamilton Beats Ricciardo To Pole As Rain Hits The Land Of The Rising Sun

Hamilton Beats Ricciardo To Pole As Rain Hits The Land Of The Rising Sun

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton will start tomorrow’s Chinese Grand Prix from pole position following a very wet qualifying session at the Shanghai circuit. The Englishman who heads into tomorrow’s race have secured back to back victories in Malaysia and Bahrain set a time of 1m 53.860.

Red Bull Racing shoed a massive improvement as Daniel Ricciardo out-qualified team mate and reigning world…

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American And National Power Dream Teams

American And National Power Dream Teams

Rather than just do a standard power ranking by team or position, I thought it might be fun to build the American League and National League All Star Teams or a current Dream Team based on their power numbers and how valuable they are to their team, so here we go;

American League Dream Team

  • C – Matt Wieters – Baltimore Orioles
  • 1B – Jose Abreu – Chicago White Sox
  • 2B – Ben Zobrist – Tampa Bay Rays

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World Cup Countdown: The Socceroos Make Their Debut

World Cup Countdown: The Socceroos Make Their Debut

Australia have alway’s been admired for their rugby and cricket teams throughout the years, especially with the latter. Soccer has never been regarded as one of the top sports down under. The Socceroors made their World Cup debut in 1974 at the finals in West Germany.

East Germany 2-0 Australia

Australia were pitched against both West and East Germany along with Chile in Group One. Rale Rasic was…

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Five Reasons Why Steven Gerrard Will Play On

Five Reasons Why Steven Gerrard Will Play On

In years gone by only goalkeepers played beyond their mid 30’s. Dino Zoff and
are good examples of this. Liverpool’s current Premier League campaign is looking very promising. It could be the season when they are once again crowned as the Champions of English football.

A 19th league title would be welcomed no more than from the current Liverpool skipper, Steven Gerrard. Gerrard is fast…

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Snooker: Donations Being Made For Every Century Break

Snooker: Donations Being Made For Every Century Break

Neil Robertson has been the king of centuries this season. Source: BBC Snooker Sport/Getty Images

Neil Robertson has been the king of centuries this season. Source: BBC Snooker Sport/Getty Images

The sponsors for the 2014 World Snooker Championships, Dafabet, will be making a donation of 100 for every century break made during the final stages of this years event.

All of the money donated will be submitted to World Snooker’s official charity, Bluebell Wood Children’s Hospice, which is…

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Just Who Has Been The Signing Of The Season?

Just Who Has Been The Signing Of The Season?

Mesut Ozil was touted as the signing of the summer on the day he signed for Arsenal for a club record transfer fee of £42.5m before he had even kicked a ball for the club. But has he lived up to his potential?

Mesut Özil

mesut-ozil-445063Özil starred in the midfield role for Real Madrid, his departure to Arsenal sparked angry scenes amongst fans who were sad to see him leave. Even Cristiano Ronaldo was quoted as…

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