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Croatia Beats Russia In Shootout To Advance To World Cup Semifinal

SOCHI, Russia (Reuters) – Croatia ended Russia’s unlikely World Cup dream when they won 4-3 on penalties to eliminate the gallant hosts after a dramatic quarter-final ended 2-2 after extra time on Saturday. Ivan Rakitic stroked home the winning penalty to send Croatia into a semi-final against England after a night of unremitting tension in Sochi, ending the remarkable campaign ...

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Hosts survive South American shootout drama

As kick-off at the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ edges closer every day, we at FIFA.com thought we would whet your appetite for the action. With some outstanding games in store across June and July, we are going to focus in on highlights from some of the most memorable encounters from four years ago. We were treated to excitement, drama, ...

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NHL roundup: Jets clinch playoff spot with shootout win over Predators

WINNIPEG, Manitoba — Mark Scheifele scored the only goal in a shootout and the Winnipeg Jets clinched a playoff spot with a 5-4 win over the Nashville Predators on Sunday night. The Jets are in the postseason for the first time since 2014-15 and just the second time since their relocation from Atlanta before the 2011-12 season. The franchise hasn’t ...

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Kucherov leads Lightning past Canadiens in shootout

With their latest run, the NHL-best Tampa Bay Lightning have reached a new milestone: first in the league to 100 points. Nikita Kucherov scored the tying goal in the third period and converted in the fourth round of the shootout, and Tampa Bay beat the Montreal Canadiens 3-2 on Saturday. The Lightning improved to 9-0-1 in their last 10 games, ...

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Canada-U.S. shootout rematch? Goalie Maddie Rooney challenges Bieber

Olympic hockey goalie Maddie Rooney is challenging Justin Bieber to take his best shot. Rooney and the U.S. women’s gold-medal team appeared on The Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon on Monday night. She says she’s still waiting for a tweet from Bieber. [embedded content] Roon… CBC | NHL News

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Flyers beat Canadiens 1-0 in shootout for 6th straight win

MONTREAL (AP) Sean Couturier scored in the sixth round of the shootout, and the Philadelphia Flyers beat the Montreal Canadiens 1-0 on Monday night for their season-best sixth straight victory. Petr Mrazek, making his third straight start for Philadelphia, stopped 28 sh… FOX Sports Digital

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Matthews leaves after taking hit in Leafs' shootout win over Islanders

Tyler Bozak scored the shootout winner as the Toronto Maple Leafs edged the New York Islanders 4-3 at Air Canada Centre on Thursday night. Auston Matthews tipped a Jake Gardiner shot to tie it 3-3 with 3:29 remaining in the third, but later left the game favouring his right side after taking a hit from Cal Clutterbuck and did not ...

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Canada Loses Gold Medal Game 3-2 In A Shootout At The PyeongChang Olympics

Canada’s gold-medal streak in Olympic women’s hockey is over, ending with a gut-wrenching shootout loss to the rival Americans at the Pyeongchang Winter Games on Thursday. Jocelyne Lamoureux-Davidson scored the shootout winner in a 3-2 victory that ended a 20-year drought for the Americans. Gigi Marvin and Amanda Kessel also scored in the shootout while goalie Maddie Rooney stopped four ...

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