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BOSTON - For years, state and local officials have conducted a "tabletop exercise" before the Boston Marathon, a meeting that allows them to study a map of the 26.2-mile course from Hopkinton to Bosto

SAN JOSE, Calif.

MONTREAL - Ryan Callahan thought he had given the Lightning a lifeline.

With the game tied 1-1 late in the second period, Callahan appeared to score the go-ahead goal for Tampa Bay, which had dropped

MONTREAL - Tomas Plekanec scored the eventual winner 5:43 into the third period, and Carey Price made 27 saves to give the Montreal Canadiens a 3-2 win over the Tampa Bay Lightning and a three-game le

BOSTON - "I need to run."

The messages started arriving just hours after the bombings, pleading for an entry into the 2014 Boston Marathon.

CLEVELAND - A successful road trip ended on a down note for the Toronto Blue Jays.

Reliever Aaron Loup's wildness in the sixth inning turned a two-run lead into a one-run deficit and the Blue Jays co

Sunday's Games

(All Times Eastern)

NHL

Philadelphia 4 NY Rangers 2

(Series tied 1-1)

Boston 4 Detroit 1

(Series tied 1-1)

Tampa Bay at Montreal, 7 p.m.

(Montreal leads series 2-0)

Los Angeles

TORONTO - After an NBA playoff debut that didn't go as well as he'd planned, DeMar DeRozan went home and put his feet up.

"I sat in my room the rest of the day, I didn't leave the room," DeRozan said

LONDON - Liverpool assured its return to the Champions League on Sunday, but a much bigger prize is just around the corner.

What was looking like a gripping finale to the Premier League title race is

BOSTON - Justin Florek and Reilly Smith scored in a three-minute span in the first period and the Boston Bruins evened their playoff series with a 4-1 win over the Detroit Red Wings in the Game 2 on S