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'You can't lose 'em all': 44-year-old prophecy finally coming true for Caps fans

Jimmy Patterson was a fresh-faced 22-year-old in the stands at the old Capital Center  in October 1974 when the expansion Washington Capitals won their first NHL game. As he was leaving, an elderly man from Brooklyn told Patterson he’d always get to say he saw the Capitals’ first win. The man smiled and added, “You can’t lose ’em all.” Washington blanks ...

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Jerry Jones on anthem debate: We know our fans want us to focus on football

The NFL owners’ discussion on player protests during the national anthem will extend into Wednesday, but the league is considering adding a 15-yard penalty for those that kneel. What is clear is that team owners want to move the focus away from the anthem before games and onto the action on the field. “We know our fans want us to ...

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DeMar DeRozan's cryptic Instagram message has Raptors fans worried

DeMar DeRozan has fans worried about his mental health once again. The Toronto Raptors star, who features in the NBA’s mental health PSA, posted on his Instagram story “Dark days, darker nights …” early Tuesday morning. The words, set in type so tiny it was almost unreadable, against a black background, are also the title of a 2014 song by ...

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Fans of the Acadie-Bathurst Titan rally for their team

While the Acadie-Bathurst Titan are battling it out for the Memorial Cup, fans at home are cheering them on and preparing for what could be the homecoming of a lifetime.  Mick Knowles has never missed a hockey game since the team relocated to the small New Brunswick town 20 years ago.  “I go to every game that’s here in town,” ...

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Penalties make fans “think everyone is cheating” – Truex

The NASCAR Cup series’s midweek penalties are “frustrating” and allows fans to believe “everyone is cheating”, says Furniture Row Racing’s Martin Truex Jr. Drivers including Chase Elliott, Kevin Harvick, Daniel Saurez and Clint Bowyer have been hit with post-race penalties for technical infractions that have included a loss of drivers points in the standings. <a href="… – NASCAR – ...

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