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Leafs lead NHL's goal explosion in season's 1st week

Maple Leafs head coach Mike Babcock could see halfway through training camp that Auston Matthews was ready to explode. “Matty’s on another level,” Babcock said at the time of Toronto’s star centre. Now the rest of the NHL is getting a first-hand look. Matthews leads the league with an eye-popping seven goals through four games following consecutive run-and-gun road wins ...

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MLB playoff picture: Every scenario for a wide-open NL bracket on the season's final day

Sunday marks the final day of Major League Baseball’s regular season. While all the playoff entrants have been determined, and the bracket has been set in stone on the American League side, there remains some unfinished business as it pertains to the National League. Because the Chicago Cubs and <a href="https://www.cbssports.com/mlb/teams/page/MIL/milwa… CBSSports.com Headlines

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Kang to rejoin Pirates for season's final series

The Pittsburgh Pirates are activating infielder Jung Ho Kang ahead of Friday’s game against the Cincinnati Reds. General manager Neal Huntington said Kang is expected to play, but likely won’t start any o… MLB | theScore

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Why the teetering Timberwolves are this season's most compelling team

It wasn’t long ago that the Minnesota Timberwolves were burgeoning NBA darlings: a team with a gifted young nucleus, seemingly boundless potential, and all the time in the world to grow into it. The Wolves had a future every rebuilding team could dream on. People looked at them and saw the late-aughts Thunder reborn. Their future may yet be sunny, ...

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By the numbers: A stat-packed look at the MLB season's 1st half

We’ve reached the unofficial halfway point of the MLB season, so it’s time to take a breath and a look around. Since the schedule began in late March, 855 batters have combined to score 12,749 runs against 690 pitchers. Surely, there’s got to be something interesting buried beneath those mountains of box scores. So, from the good to the bad, ...

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ESPN's F1 races commercial-free until season's end

ESPN will present Formula 1 qualifying and race telecasts commercial-free for U.S. viewers for the rest of the 2018 season, ESPN executive vice president Burke Magnus told SportsBusiness Journal on Tuesday. Sunday’s Bahrain Grand Prix was presented without commercials – thanks to sponsor Mother… F1

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Kyle Busch relieved to see this season's hard work rewarded

Kyle Busch admitted it was somewhat of a relief to capture his first Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series victory on Sunday. But not because he thought he was never going to win again, but more because it served as affirmation that he and his No. 18 Joe Gibb… Motorsport.com – NASCAR – Stories

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