T.J. Oshie scored twice and set up John Carlson's go-ahead goal in the third period as the NHL-leading Washington Capitals beat the Detroit Red Wings 6-3 on Thursday night for their 11th consecutive home victory.
Barcelona have the chance to go top of La Liga for the first time since October in a Copa del Rey final dress rehearsal when they visit Alaves on Saturday.
It could be a record-setting Winter Olympics for Norway next year in Pyeongchang, South Korea.
The English Football Association (FA) was handed a final warning on Thursday: Reform or risk legislative intervention by the British government.
A thoroughbred meeting at Sydney's Royal Randwick race track has been shifted from Saturday to Monday in anticipation of searing temperatures in New South Wales, joining an A-League football match which has been postponed.
International Association of Athletics Federations President Sebastian Coe says he's a big fan of the Nitro Athletics concept being showcased by Usain Bolt and which features mixed medley relays, sprints over non-traditional distances and elimination mile races.
The Czech Republic begin their bid for a fourth successive Fed Cup title this weekend but in eight World Group ties, only two of the world's top 10 players will take part.
Blake Griffin scored a season-high 32 points as the Los Angeles Clippers beat New York 119-115 on Wednesday after former Knicks star Charles Oakley was ejected from Madison Square Garden in the first quarter.
Jonathan Toews scored a power-play goal 3:09 into overtime to lift the Chicago Blackhawks over the Western Conference-leading Minnesota Wild 4-3 on Wednesday.
Former Knicks star Charles Oakley was forcefully removed from his seats at Madison Square Garden and arrested after an altercation near team owner James Dolan.