3 Keys: Penguins at Rangers, Game 5 of Eastern First Round

3 Keys: Penguins at Rangers, Game 5 of Eastern First Round

(3M) Penguins at (2M) Rangers 7 p.m. ET; ESPN, CBC, SN, TVAS, MSG, ATTSN-PT Pittsburgh leads best-of-7 series 3-1 The New York Rangers return home after two road losses facing elimination from the Stanley Cup Playoffs in a must-win Game 5 of the Eastern Conference First Round against the Pittsburgh Penguins at Madison Square Garden. … Read more

ACC mulls 3-5-5 college football scheduling model in an effort to scrap divisions

ACC mulls 3-5-5 college football scheduling model in an effort to scrap divisions

6:18 PM ET Andrea Adelson Close ESPN Senior Writer ACC reporter. Joined ESPN.com in 2010. Graduate of the University of Florida. David M. Hale Close ESPN Staff Writer ACC reporter. Joined ESPN in 2012. Graduate of the University of Delaware. AMELIA ISLAND, Fla. — The ACC is moving closer to adopting a new football scheduling … Read more

Nick Saban denies Alabama football violated NCAA rules in recruiting ex-Louisville Cardinals WR Tyler Harrell

Nick Saban denies Alabama football violated NCAA rules in recruiting ex-Louisville Cardinals WR Tyler Harrell

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Alabama football coach Nick Saban on Wednesday denied the involvement that anyone from his team violated NCAA rules by recruiting former Louisville receiver Tyler Harrell before he entered the transfer portal in April. Speaking to reporters at a golf event, Saban said, “We don’t tamper with anybody.” But that’s what Louisville coach … Read more

Coleen Rooney, Rebekah Vardy clash in court

Coleen Rooney, Rebekah Vardy clash in court

Two English football WAGs faced off in court today at the start of a $3.7 million defamation trial dubbed “Wagatha Christie” by the British media. Coleen Rooney, wife of ex-England captain Wayne Rooney, has accused Rebekah Vardy, wife of ex-England player Jamie Vardy, of leaking stories from her private Instagram account following a “sting operation” … Read more

DR Congo: Rebels carry out deadly attack on refugee camp in Ituri | News

DR Congo: Rebels carry out deadly attack on refugee camp in Ituri |  News

The overnight attack was carried out by rebels on a displaced persons camp outside the eastern town of Fataki, army says. Rebels have killed at least 14 people, including children, in an overnight attack on a displaced persons camp in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, the latest violence in the conflict-wracked region, the army … Read more

NBA great Bob Lanier, Hall of Fame center for Detroit Pistons and Milwaukee Bucks, dies at 73

NBA great Bob Lanier, Hall of Fame center for Detroit Pistons and Milwaukee Bucks, dies at 73

Bob Lanier, the left-handed big man who muscled up beside the likes of Kareem Abdul-Jabbar as one of the NBA’s top players of the 1970s, died Tuesday. He was 73. The NBA said in a statement that the legendary center died after a short illness. The Hall of Famer and eight-time All-Star had worked for … Read more