Gerard Gallant must reunite Kid Line to spark Rangers’ energy

Gerard Gallant must reunite Kid Line to spark Rangers’ energy

The line combinations were not the root cause of the Rangers’ travails Thursday in their 3-1 Game 5 loss to the Hurricanes in Raleigh, NC, which was not nearly as close on the ice as it was on the scoreboard. But with head coach Gerard Gallant saying that he thought his team looked tired throughout … Read more

Rockies’ City Connect jersey divides internet: ‘license plate’

MLB’s City Connect collection got a new addition, as the Colorado Rockies have unveiled their new jersey. In true Colorado fashion, it’s inspired more by the outdoors than the city. The jersey feature the distinctive shape of the Rocky Mountains in pine green, an obvious ode to the state’s license plates – made even clearer … Read more

Giants’ Gabe Kapler to skip national anthem in wake of shooting

Before the Giants faced the Reds on Friday in Cincinnati, San Francisco manager Gabe Kapler told reporters he didn’t plan on coming onto the field for the national anthem after 19 children and two teachers were killed in a mass shooting at a school shooting in Uvalde , Texas, just three days ago. Kapler added … Read more

New law puts NHL great Konstantinov 24/7 care in jeopardy

By LARRY LAGE May 27, 2022 GMT https://apnews.com/article/nhl-entertainment-health-sports-b0748da3b4273d15300cd39cb970e56a WEST BLOOMFIELD, Mich. (AP) – Vladimir Konstantinov has traded hockey sticks for an Uno deck. Many, in fact. The onetime Soviet and Detroit Red Wings star plays so often that he goes through a pack per week, wearing out cards with the hands that once made him … Read more

Yankees and Rays educate Twitter followers on gun violence

Screenshot: Twitter: @Yankees As we sit in states of grief, hopelessness, and disbelief after yet another preventable massacre of children in UvaldeTexas, the New York Yankees shocked the nation by forgoing their usual Twitter programming during their game against the Tampa Bay Rays last night. In place of highlights, score updates, and lineup announcements, the … Read more

Good Morning, Illini Nation: Evaluating Matthew Mayer’s top four | Sports

Welcome to “Good Morning, Illini Nation,” your daily dose of college basketball news from Illini beat writer and AP Top 25 voter Scott Richey. He’ll offer up insights every morning on Brad Underwood’s team: Your browser does not support the audio element. The next wave of transfers is coming. The deadline for early entrants to … Read more

Channing Crowder’s Russell Wilson jab elevated The Pivot podcast

A comment about a square helped solidify a close-knit circle. “The Pivot” podcast, the fast-growing show by former NFL stars Ryan Clark, Fred Taylor and Channing Crowder, made waves last month when Crowder called Russell Wilson a “square” on one of its episodes. “If Russell didn’t have that bread [his wife] Ciara would not be … Read more

Edmonton defeats Flames to advance to Western Conference finals

Connor McDavid is going to the Western Conference Finals.Image: Getty Images OK, obviously not. But maybe? That has always been the perception about the truly transcendent from us plebes. Tom Brady gets every pass interference and roughing the passer call. Michael Jordan could draw a foul by just looking at the lane. Greg Maddux’s strike … Read more

Canada pulls out of friendly football game with Iran | Football News

Tehran, Iran – Canada’s national men’s football team has withdrawn from a football match with Iran scheduled for June 5, after pressure from the Canadian government and the families of a passenger flight downed over Tehran in January 2020. Canada Soccer, the footballing body that had organized the June 5 World Cup warm-up match, said … Read more