Blue Jackets edge Penguins 4-3 in double overtime (Yahoo Sports) - Matt Calvert's first career playoff goal gave the Columbus Blue Jackets a badly needed boost. Calvert banged his own rebound past Marc-Andre Fleury 1:10 into the second overtime and the Columbus Blue Jackets earned their first Stanley Cup playoff win with a 4-3 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Saturday night. Fleury stuffed the initial shot by Cam Atkinson but Calvert stood all alone at the left post. Game 3 is Monday in Columbus. Ethier's HR propels Dodgers over Diamondbacks (Yahoo Sports) - Dan Haren didn't let a little thing like a four-run inning discourage him. Andre Ethier hit a three-run homer and the Dodgers rallied to beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 8-6 on Saturday. The right-hander struck out five in his fourth start of the season, six days after his 8-6 victory over the Diamondbacks at Phoenix. ''He has a few weapons he likes to go to,'' Diamondbacks left fielder Mark Trumbo said of his former Angels teammate. Wie shoots 67, wins LPGA LOTTE Championship (Yahoo Sports) - Michelle Wie rallied from four strokes back entering the day to shoot a 5-under 67 on Saturday and win the LPGA LOTTE Championship. The 24-year-old American finished at 14-under 274 after coming into the final round trailing third-round leader Angela Stanford by four shots after Friday's play. Hanigan, Archer key Rays 16-1 win over Yankees (Yahoo Sports) - ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) -- Ryan Hanigan homered twice and had six RBIs, and Chris Archer continued his dominance over the Yankees as the Tampa Bay Rays routed New York 16-1 on Saturday night. Hawks take 1-0 lead by rolling past Pacers 101-93 (Yahoo Sports) - Jeff Teague scored a playoff career-high 28 points and Paul Millsap added 25 as eighth-seeded Atlanta rolled past top-seeded Indiana 101-93 on Saturday night, taking a 1-0 lead in the best-of-seven series. The Hawks ended an eight-game road losing streak in the playoffs, which dated to May 2011. Indiana, which spent the whole season working to get home-court advantage in the playoffs, wasted no time in giving it right back with a dismal third quarter. Atlanta opened the third quarter on an 8-0 run, breaking a 50-50 tie, then pulled away when Teague scored nine points in a 14-0 run that made it 74-58 with 4:08 left in the quarter. Blues beat Blackhawks 4-3 in OT, take 2-0 lead (Yahoo Sports) - Defenseman Barret Jackman scored on a drive through traffic, giving the St. Louis Blues their second straight 4-3 overtime victory over the Chicago Blackhawks on Saturday for a 2-0 series lead against the defending Stanley Cup champions. St. Louis rallied after Chicago defenseman Brent Seabrook received a five-minute major and game misconduct penalty for a vicious elbow to the head on Blues captain David Backes, who had to be helped off the ice, went straight to the locker room and did not return for the extra period. Vladimir Tarasenko forced overtime with his second goal of the series, beating Corey Crawford with a wrist shot that banged off the right post and in with 6.4 seconds to go. Warriors beat Clippers 109-105 in playoff opener (Yahoo Sports) - Klay Thompson scored 22 points, David Lee added 20 and the Golden State Warriors got Blake Griffin and Chris Paul in foul trouble to beat the Los Angeles Clippers 109-105 on Saturday in their playoff opener. Stephen Curry added 14 points for the Warriors, who trailed by 11 points to start the game before rallying in the third when Griffin and Paul were on the bench together. Paul led the Clippers with 28 points, and J.J. Redick added 22 points in 30 minutes. Foul trouble plagued both teams, but losing Griffin and Paul for stretches cost the Clippers at both ends. Harper pulled for not hustling, Nats fall to Cards (Yahoo Sports) - Bryce Harper hit the ball to the mound, jogged to first base and took a right turn to the dugout before getting halfway down the basepath. That would be his final play in the Washington Nationals' 4-3 loss to the St. Louis Cardinals on Saturday. First-year manager Matt Williams will tolerate physical miscues, such as the error that provided St. Louis three unearned runs, but he won't take the nonchalance that the normally aggressive Harper displayed during his sixth-inning jog. That's why he came out of the game,'' Williams said. Stanning & Glover win at GB trials - Olympic champions Helen Glover and Heather Stanning reunite to win the women's pair at the British rowing trials. Raptors GM Ujiri uses profanity about Nets (Yahoo Sports) - Raptors general manager Masai Ujiri let loose a profanity about the Brooklyn Nets during a pregame address meant to pump up a group of fans outside Air Canada Centre before Saturday's opening game of the NBA playoffs. Ujiri, the NBA's reigning executive of the year, apologized in a brief news conference at halftime, saying he'd made the ''wrong choice of words'' and was ''just trying to get our fans going.'' Asked if the profanity represented his feelings about the Nets, who have been accused of tanking in order to face Toronto in the first round, Ujiri said: ''You know how I feel. I don't like them, but I apologize.'' Raptors coach Dwane Casey said he had no problem with Ujiri's colorful language. ''It doesn't offend me whatsoever,'' Casey said after the Nets won 94-87 in Game 1.

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China win is mine to lose - Hamilton [ Sports: April 19, 2014, 5:25 am]
Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton admits he starts Sunday's Chinese Grand Prix as strong favourite after qualifying on pole position.

'Ricciardo beat me fair and square' [ Sports: April 19, 2014, 4:14 am]
World champion Sebastian Vettel admits he is being beaten "fair and square" by his new team-mate Daniel Ricciardo this year.

Hamilton takes stunning pole in China [ Sports: April 19, 2014, 1:05 am]
Lewis Hamilton takes his third pole position in four races with a stunning performance in qualifying at the Chinese Grand Prix.

Ricciardo fastest in wet practice [ Sports: April 18, 2014, 10:15 pm]
Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo sets the pace during an inconclusive wet final practice at the Chinese Grand Prix.

New Ferrari boss upbeat for future [ Sports: April 18, 2014, 10:21 am]
Ferrari will do "whatever is needed" to return to the top of Formula 1, according to their new team principal.

New Ferrari boss pledges improvement [ Sports: April 18, 2014, 10:21 am]
Ferrari will do "whatever is needed" to return to the top of Formula 1, according to their new team principal.

Ferrari have been revived - Hamilton [ Sports: April 18, 2014, 4:52 am]
Mercedes drivers Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg say they face a revived challenge from Ferrari at this weekend's Chinese GP.

Hamilton top in second practice [ Sports: April 18, 2014, 1:39 am]
Lewis Hamilton heads Ferrari's Fernando Alonso as the Mercedes driver sets the pace in Friday practice at the Chinese GP.

Alonso quickest in China practice [ Sports: April 17, 2014, 9:57 pm]
Ferrari's Fernando Alonso welcomes his new team principal to F1 by setting the pace in first practice at the Chinese GP.

Rosberg plans Hamilton Bahrain talk [ Sports: April 17, 2014, 8:47 am]
Nico Rosberg is to discuss with Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton his concern their fight for victory in Bahrain went too far.

New Ferrari chief needs time - Alonso [ Sports: April 17, 2014, 6:18 am]
Fernando Alonso says it remains to be seen if Ferrari's new team chief would be successful in turning around the team's form.

Hamilton seeks 'edge' over Rosberg [ Sports: April 17, 2014, 12:01 am]
Lewis Hamilton says he is hoping to develop an "edge" over Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg during the early stages of the season.

Hamilton back to his best - Lowe [ Sports: April 15, 2014, 5:00 pm]
Lewis Hamilton is driving as well as at any time in his career, according to Mercedes co-team boss Paddy Lowe.

Hamilton back to brilliant best - Lowe [ Sports: April 15, 2014, 5:00 pm]
Lewis Hamilton is driving as well as at any time in his career, according to Mercedes co-team boss Paddy Lowe.

Red Bull lose Ricciardo appeal [ Sports: April 15, 2014, 3:25 am]
Red Bull's appeal against Daniel Ricciardo's disqualification from last month's Australian Grand Prix is rejected.

Red Bull lose disqualification appeal [ Sports: April 15, 2014, 3:00 am]
Red Bull's appeal against Daniel Ricciardo's disqualification from last month's Australian Grand Prix is rejected.

Ricciardo verdict due on Tuesday [ Sports: April 14, 2014, 10:23 am]
The verdict on Red Bull's appeal against Daniel Ricciardo's Australian GP disqualification is due on Tuesday.

Director Bell set to leave Mercedes [ Sports: April 14, 2014, 9:11 am]
Mercedes technical director Bob Bell will leave the team in November after three years working for the team.

Domenicali quits as Ferrari F1 boss [ Sports: April 14, 2014, 4:50 am]
Stefano Domenicali resigns as the team principal of Ferrari with immediate effect after their poor start to the F1 season.

Red Bull confident for Ricciardo appeal [ Sports: April 13, 2014, 8:53 am]
Christian Horner believes Red Bull have "a very strong case" against Daniel Ricciardo's Australian GP disqualification.

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