PITTSBURGH - Nick Bonino took a pretty feed from the corner by Kris Letang and beat Martin Jones from in close with 2:33 remaining to lift the Pittsburgh Penguins to a 3-2 victory over the San Jose Sharks in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final on Monday night.
Mallex Smith hit a three-run triple in the second inning, Mike Foltynewicz continued his recent upswing by allowing only three hits in six-plus innings and the Atlanta Braves beat Jeff Samardzija and the San Francisco Giants 5-3 on Monday. The Braves have won three of four to improve their home record to 5-21, still easily the worst in the majors.
EUGENE, Ore. — Oregon sophomore Aaron Wise bounced back from a tee shot in the water with a birdie putt and a ferocious fist pump, closing with 1-over-par 71 on Monday to win the NCAA title by two shots and give the Ducks a chance at the team championship.
OMAHA, Neb. - Florida will have to break the curse of the No. 1 seed to win its first national championship in baseball.
Augie Garrido, the winningest coach in college baseball history, is out after 20 seasons at Texas. Monday's decision comes after the Longhorns' first losing season since 1998. Texas will miss the NCAA postseason for the third time in five years.
MADRID - Pau Gasol is considering not playing at the Olympics because of the Zika virus.
CONCORD, N.C. - Martin Truex Jr. believes big things are ahead, even bigger than his record run at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
One holiday weekend, two NCAA titles. North Carolina is the first school in 22 years and only the second to sweep the men's and women's NCAA lacrosse titles in the same season.