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Today β€” April 21st 2019Sport

Nets’ G.M. Sean Marks Suspended for Entering the Referees’ Locker Room


Marks was fined $25,000 and will be suspended without pay for Game 5 of the first-round series with the Philadelphia 76ers.

Nets GM Marks suspended for entering officials' room

Brooklyn Nets general manager Sean Marks has been suspended one game without pay and fined $25,000 for entering the officials' locker room after Saturday's Game 4 of the first-round series with the Philadelphia 76ers.

Fognini lands maiden Masters title in Monte Carlo

Flamboyant Italian Fabio Fognini followed up his shock victory over Rafael Nadal with a 6-3 6-4 final win over Serbian Dusan Lajovic to claim his maiden Masters title in Monte Carlo on Sunday.

For Mongolia's Ice Shooters, Warmer Winters Mean A Shorter Sports Season

By Emily Kwong
A group of Mongolian herdsmen gathers to play musun shagai (ice shooting) on the Tamir river in early March.

This season's final competition, originally scheduled for mid-March, had to be bumped up by two weeks. "The river was already melting," the town's mayor explained.

(Image credit: Claire Harbage/NPR)

  • April 21st 2019 at 15:01

Carl Hagelin Made a Habit of Knocking Off the Capitals. Now He Is One of Them.


Hagelin, who has spent time on three teams this season, has been involved in eliminating Washington from the playoffs five times, three as a Ranger, two as a Penguin.

Barty guides Australia into Fed Cup final

World number nine Ashleigh Barty continued her recent strong run of form and guided Australia to their first Fed Cup final since 1993 with a 3-2 victory over Belarus in Brisbane on Sunday.

MLB roundup: Yankees win game, lose Judge to injury

Aaron Judge homered in the first inning but exited five innings later with a left oblique injury as the New York Yankees rolled to a 9-2 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Saturday afternoon at Yankee Stadium.

NBA roundup: 76ers rally past Nets in feisty contest

Mike Scott hit a 3-pointer with 18.6 seconds remaining to lift the visiting Philadelphia 76ers past the Brooklyn Nets 112-108 to take a 3-1 lead in the Eastern Conference opening-round playoff series on Saturday.

NHL roundup: Schwartz's hat trick helps Blues eliminate Jets

Jaden Schwartz had a hat trick, and rookie goaltender Jordan Binnington made 18 saves as the host St. Louis Blues eliminated the Winnipeg Jets with a 3-2 victory in Game 6 of their first-round Western Conference playoff series Saturday.

76ers 112, Nets 108 | Philadelphia leads series, 3-1: Nets’ Tempers Flare, but Their Shots Don’t Fall, in Game 4 Loss to Sixers


The Nets were undone in the second half by turnovers and poor shooting after a shoving match between Jared Dudley and Philadelphia’s Jimmy Butler got both players ejected.

Spurs' DeRozan ejected for firing ball toward ref

San Antonio Spurs guard DeMar DeRozan was ejected during the fourth quarter of Saturday's 117-103 loss to the Denver Nuggets for firing the basketball in the direction of official Scott Foster.

MLB notebook: Judge may be next Yankee headed to IL

New York Yankees right fielder Aaron Judge exited Saturday's game against the Kansas City Royals with one out in the bottom of the sixth inning with a left oblique injury.

N.B.A. Roundup: N.B.A. Playoffs: Second-Seeded Nuggets Pull Even With Spurs


Khris Middleton had 20 points and 9 rebounds for the Bucks in a road win that gave them a 3-0 series lead against the Pistons.

N.H.L. Roundup: N.H.L. Playoffs: Blues Oust Jets; Capitals Beat Hurricanes by 6


Jaden Schwartz scored all three goals to help give St. Louis the only home win for either team. Nicklas Backstrom had four points as Washington took a 3-2 series lead.

NFL mock draft: Cardinals face conundrum

Unlike the 2018 NFL Draft, when the Cleveland Browns kept us guessing until practically draft night, the first overall pick seems to have been preordained for months.

Johnson surges into lead at windy Hilton Head

World number one Dustin Johnson overhauled halfway leader Shane Lowry to open up a one-stroke advantage after the third round of the windswept RBC Heritage in South Carolina on Saturday.

Cardinals 10, Mets 2: In Mets’ Loss, Good News: Jacob deGrom’s Arm Is β€˜Much Improved’


The ace, who is on the injured list with a sore right elbow, might not need an magnetic resonance imaging test after all, Manager Mickey Callaway said.

Report: P Gonzalez opts out of Yankees contract

Pitcher Gio Gonzalez opted out of his contract with the New York Yankees and intends to become a free agent, MLB.com reported Saturday.