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US Soccer equalizes pay in milestone with women, men

US Soccer equalizes pay in milestone with women, men

The U.S. Soccer Federation reached milestone agreements to pay its men's and women's teams equally, making the American national governing body the first in the sport to promise both sexes matching money.

Five things to know about the National Hockey League playoffs

OK, we get it that mascots Hunter and Harvey couldn't sleep last night, and that one fan base loves to hear La Bamba while the other can't get enough country or Nickelback.

Scoreboard for Tuesday, May 17, 2022

Tuesday's Scoreboard NHL Playoffs Second Round (Best-of-seven series) Tampa Bay 4 Florida 1 (Tampa Bay leads series 1-0) Colorado 3 St.
Avs' Manson scores in OT to trim Blues 3-2

Avs' Manson scores in OT to trim Blues 3-2

DENVER (AP) — Josh Manson scored 8:02 into overtime, Darcy Kuemper made 23 saves in his return to the net from an eye injury, and the Colorado Avalanche overcame a sluggish start to beat the St.

Thunderbirds complete series comeback with 6-3 win, eliminate Winterhawks

PORTLAND, Ore. — The Seattle Thunderbirds were all but written off after losing three of the first four games in their Western Hockey League playoff series against the Portland Winterhawks.
Butler did it for Heat in beating Celtics 118-107 in Game 1

Butler did it for Heat in beating Celtics 118-107 in Game 1

MIAMI (AP) — Jimmy Butler scored 41 points, and the Miami Heat turned things around with a huge third quarter on the way to beating the short-handed Boston Celtics 118-107 in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference finals on Tuesday night.
Edmonton Oilers, Calgary Flames weigh in on NHL playoff Battle of Alberta

Edmonton Oilers, Calgary Flames weigh in on NHL playoff Battle of Alberta

CALGARY — The Calgary Flames and Edmonton Oilers meet in the playoffs for the first time since 1991 in a best-of-seven Western Conference semifinal starting Wednesday.
George Springer's triple lifts Blue Jays to 3-0 win over Mariners

George Springer's triple lifts Blue Jays to 3-0 win over Mariners

TORONTO — The Toronto Blue Jays have built their lineup around power hitting. But sometimes a softly hit blooper works too.
Lightning strike first against Panthers, win 4-1 in Game 1

Lightning strike first against Panthers, win 4-1 in Game 1

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Nielsen list illustrates power of franchises for networks

Nielsen list illustrates power of franchises for networks

NEW YORK (AP) — With the broadcast television season winding down and most scripted series about to go into hibernation for the summer, it's instructive to look at the power of network franchises.