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Not so fast, Ovi: Stamkos, Hedman lead Lightning back into East final

Victor Hedman figured all the Tampa Bay Lightning needed to get back on track was a shift in momentum. The big defenceman took it upon himself to provide it. Hedman scored his first goal of the playoffs and added two assists, and Andrei Vasilevskiy stopped 36 of 38 shots to help the Lightning beat the Washington Capitals 4-2 in Game ...

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Pollock, Peralta, pitching propel Diamondbacks to fast start

PHOENIX (AP) Two starting pitchers are hurt. So is the slugging third baseman. The team’s best player is in one of his worst slumps. And yet the Arizona Diamondbacks keep winning, taking two of three from the World Series champion Houston Astros over the weekend. After going 4-3 last week against Houston and the Los Angeles Dodgers – the two ...

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MEDLAND: Why a fast Kimi could be bad for Bottas

For a sport that places such a high price – figuratively and literally – on performance, Formula 1 is remarkably patient. Bosses at struggling teams are often given the chance to try and turn things around, and past results often buy drivers time even if more recent ones have been poor. None have been more patient than Ferrari has been ...

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Truex starts fast in Martinsville practice

Martin Truex Jr. picked up his first win of 2018 last weekend, and he’s off to another fast start at Martinsville Speedway. The No. 78 topped the first of two scheduled practices Saturday morning with a speed of 95.752mph. Truex was also fastest in the best 10 consecutive lap average. Related Stories Related Stories Nascar Defending race winner Brad Keselowski ...

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Fast times for Harvick again in Fontana practice

Kevin Harvick shows no signs of slowing down anytime soon, as he was again fastest in practice at Auto Club Speedway. The Stewart-Haas Racing driver paced Saturday’s early session with a lap of 186.075mph. Harvick, who starts 10th, goes into Sunday’s race seeking his fourth consecutive victory in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series. Harvick was also fastest in the ...

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Fast Friday turned into slow Sunday for CGR duo

Chip Ganassi Racing did some “big time learning” at ISM Raceway, according to team owner Chip Ganassi. Responding to a tweet from CGR partner Rob Kauffman after the checkered flag, Ganassi said as much after his two drivers, Kyle Larson and Jamie McMurray, finished 18th and 26th, respectively. It was a disappointing ending to a day that had been going ...

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Shubhankar Sharma on a fast track from India

MEXICO CITY (AP) Each month brings a bigger stage and a new level of pedigree for Shubhankar Sharma. He arrived in Mexico City for his first World Golf Championship at No. 75 in the world, making Sharma, at age 21, the highest-ranked player from India. That’s not what made him eligible to compete against Dustin Johnson, Jon Ra… FOX Sports ...

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Fast Fords finding their way to the top early in 2018

4:56 PM ET Jayski.com Staff “Crazy Fast.” That’s how Sunday’s third-place finisher Clint Bowyer described his Stewart-Haas Racing teammate Kevin Harvick’s day dominating the Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway and their Ford Fusion’s podium sweep. It was a strong statement at Atlanta and a stron… Nascar Racing News, Photos, Stats, Scores, Schedule & Videos

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Big and fast: Tall players with speed to burn

Last summer, we introduced Sprint Speed — the first time a direct measurement of a player’s running speed was available publicly. As expected, Byron Buxton and <span class="token token-playerCard" id="token-700E2DB4… MLB News Index

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