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Ovechkin and Capitals finally break through to reach Stanley Cup final

Alex Ovechkin lifted the Prince of Wales Trophy, spun around and set it back down on a table. The rest of the Capitals joined him for a team photo after beating the Tampa Bay Lightning 4-0 on Wednesday night in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference final, a victory that sent Washington to the Stanley Cup final for the first time in ...

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Doncic leads Real Madrid to EuroLeague crown, named Final Four MVP

Real Madrid’s teenage sensation Luka Doncic fought through constant pressure from defending champion Fenerbache to lead the Spanish club to its first Euroleague championship since 2015. The 19-year-old finished the contest with 15 points, three rebounds, and four assists. The Turkish powerhouse double-teamed Doncic throughout the match, but he was able to break through and find the open man or ...

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LeBron powers Cavs back into contention in East final against Celtics

Before taking the floor, LeBron James stood in the hallway with his teammates outside Cleveland’s locker room and pounded his chest with both hands. The Celtics got thumped next. James had 27 points and 12 assists, Kevin Love added 14 rebounds and the Cavaliers looked like a different team on their home court, tightening the Eastern Conference finals with a ...

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Special teams have brought Lightning back into East final

The Tampa Bay Lightning stormed back in the Eastern Conference final against the Washington Capitals, thanks in part to a thriving power play and suddenly reliable penalty-killing unit. To regain control of the best-of-seven matchup that continues Saturday night, the Caps need a lift from their special teams, too. “The series is tied 2-2,” Lightning coach Jon Cooper said. “It ...

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