Caufield, college stars add ‘young energy’ to NHL playoffs

When the Montreal Canadiens were one goal away from being eliminated in the first round, and then again when they were one goal away from reaching the Stanley Cup semifinals, Cole Caufield set up the overtime winner each time.

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Caufield was dominating college hockey just two months earlier and suddenly at age 20 had become a key player for the NHL’s most storied franchise. Along with Colorado forwards Alex Newhook and Sampo Ranta, and Florida goaltender Spencer Knight, Caufield’s success jumping right into the playoffs fresh off playing a full college season could inspire

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Indiana All-Stars dominate series, get 100th win over Kentucky

OWENSBORO, Ky. – Win No. 100 for the boys Indiana All-Stars in the long history of the annual series against Kentucky was one to celebrate.

The All-Stars rolled to a 93-70 victory Friday night at the Owensboro Sportscenter as five players scored in double figures, led by Blackford’s Luke Brown with 18 points. The offense was great. But that was not necessarily the reason for celebration — at least for coach Ryan Osborn. It was increased attention and intensity on the defensive end that had the Carmel coach most excited.

“There were times we really pushed it and got fast-break

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How to get Dream Solvent in Genshin Impact, and what it does

Dream Solvent is a new resource that was added to Genshin Impact in Update 1.5. It has been added to the loot pools of all world bosses, at all difficulty levels, so will be available to all players regardless of their level.

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The Dream Solvent is able to chance character level-up materials into a new type of material, cutting down on the need to endlessly farm specific types of resources and materials if you already have some available in a different element.

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Vettel wondered ‘who’s next?’ after Baku crashes

Sebastian Vettel voiced his concerns after the two high-speed tyre blowouts in Baku left him wondering if it was about to happen to anyone else.

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Lance Stroll Baku tyre failure

Vettel’s Aston Martin team-mate Lance Stroll and Max Verstappen both had high-speed incidents when their left rear tyres failed on the 2.2-kilometre main straight in Azerbaijan – with the two drivers careering into the wall at speeds approaching 200mph.

Pirelli initially blamed the incidents on potential debris on track, but Verstappen pointed the finger at the tyre manufacturer by calling his accident “life-threatening”, particularly as if

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Lewis Hamilton labelled the ‘perfect F1 driver’ amid ‘sensational’ Max Verstappen battle

Lewis Hamilton’s ‘natural ability is fantastic’ says Button



Lewis Hamilton’s Formula 1 rivalry with Max Verstappen has lit up the open six rounds of the 2021 season, with the pair winning five of the six races to-date between them.

Neither driver picked up points in the Azerbaijan Grand Prix in Baku last time out, with Verstappen suffering a tyre failure and Hamilton finishing towards the back of the field after a rare late error.

But former F1 star Felipe Massa believes that the rivalry between the two drivers is the perfect thing for the sport.

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UGA basketball hire has connection to ESPN anchor, football assistant

Georgia officially announced the hire of a new assistant basketball coach on Thursday, prompting two fellow New Orleans natives to go on social media to celebrate Wade Mason’s move.

ESPN SportsCenter anchor Stan Verrett and Georgia wide receivers coach Cortez Hankton took to Twitter to recognize Mason, who spent the past five seasons on the Stephen F. Austin staff.

“Proud of you, man!” Verrett wrote.

“Purple Knights in the building! Welcome brother @wmason1409!!! #GoDawgs,” Hankton said.

Mason played on St. Augustine High’s 1995 USA Today national championship basketball team. Verrett and Hankton also graduated from St. Augustine.

Mason will be

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