Capitals push Penguins to brink of elimination

Washington Capitals left wing Jakub Vrana (13), from the Czech Republic, center Evgeny Kuznetsov (92), from Russia, and left wing Alex Ovechkin (8), also from Russia, celebrate Kuznetsov's goal during the third period of Game 5 in the second round of the NHL Stanley Cup hockey playoffs against the Pittsburgh Penguins, Saturday, May 5, 2018, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

WASHINGTON (AP) — Jakub Vrana scored the go-ahead goal with 4:38 remaining, Braden Holtby made 35 saves and the Washington Capitals beat the Pittsburgh Penguins 6-3 in Game 5 Saturday night to take a 3-2 lead in the second-round series and put the back-to-back defending Stanley Cup champions on the brink of elimination.

Mariners beat Angels 9-8 in 11 innings

Seattle Mariners' Ryon Healy, right, is greeted by Jean Segura after Healy's game winning, 1-run single against the Los Angeles Angels in the 11th inning of a baseball game Saturday, May 5, 2018, in Seattle. The Mariners won 9-8. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

SEATTLE (AP) — Ryon Healy was more exhausted than jubilant as teammates chased him into the outfield.

Jason Day seizes control at Quail Hollow

Jason Day, of Australia, watches his tee shot on the sixth hole during the third round of the Wells Fargo Championship golf tournament at Quail Hollow Club in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, May 5, 2018. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Quail Hollow was softer and shorter, producing one low score after another before the final groups even started Saturday in the Wells Fargo Championship.

Allgaier holds off teammate Sadler to win Xfinity

Justin Allgaier hoists and poses with the trophy in Victory Lane after he won the NASCAR Xfinity series auto race, Saturday, May 5, 2018, at Dover International Speedway in Dover, Del. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

DOVER, Del. (AP) — Justin Allgaier won a $100,000 bonus by holding off teammate Elliott Sadler in a door-to-door race through the final turn at Dover International Speedway to win the Xfinity Series race on Saturday.

Columbus holds on for 0-0 draw with Sounders

Columbus Crew midfielder Pedro Santos, right, is given a red card by referee Hilario Grajeda, center, as Crew midfielder Cristian Martinez, left, reacts after Santos made contact with the face of Seattle Sounders midfielder Alex Roldan in the first half of an MLS soccer match, Saturday, May 5, 2018, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

SEATTLE (AP) — The Seattle Sounders played up a man for more than 75 minutes, fired off 45 crosses and took 16 shots, but were unable to get anything past Columbus goalkeeper Zach Steffen as the Crew and Sounders settled for a 0-0 draw Saturday.

Rockets blast Jazz 113-92, Pelicans beat Warriors 119-100

Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert (27) dunks as Houston Rockets guard Eric Gordon (10) defends during the first half in Game 3 of an NBA basketball second-round playoff series Friday, May 4, 2018, in Salt Lake City. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — When Houston’s offense gets going, the Rockets are nearly impossible to beat.

Albert Pujols becomes 32nd player in 3,000-hit club

Los Angeles Angels' Albert Pujols singles against the Seattle Mariners in the fifth inning of a baseball game Friday, May 4, 2018, in Seattle. The hit was his 3,000th career hit. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

SEATTLE (AP) — Los Angeles Angels slugger Albert Pujols got his 3,000th hit, reaching the mark with a broken-bat single Friday night against Seattle and becoming the 32nd player in major league history to join the exclusive club.

Monomoy Girl edges Wonder Gadot for Kentucky Oaks win

Florent Geroux, left, celebrates after riding Monomoy Girl to victory during the 144th running of the Kentucky Oaks horse race at Churchill Downs Friday, May 4, 2018, in Louisville, Ky. (AP Photo/Garry Jones)

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — After five relatively easy victories, Monomoy Girl proved she could also handle challenges in the Kentucky Oaks.

Golden Knights beat Sharks 5-3, Lightning beat Bruins

Vegas Golden Knights defenseman Shea Theodore (27), center Jonathan Marchessault, center, and right wing Alex Tuch (89) celebrate Tuch's goal against the San Jose Sharks during the second period of Game 5 of an NHL hockey second-round playoff series, Friday, May 4, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)

LAS VEGAS (AP) — After a lackluster loss two nights earlier, the Vegas Golden Knights responded with an energetic performance in Game 5 to move one victory away from their second playoff series win, and a berth in the Western Conference final in their inaugural season.

Malnati leads Wells Fargo as Woods survives the cut

Tiger Woods reacts to his tee shot on the 14th hole during the second round of the Wells Fargo Championship golf tournament at Quail Hollow Club in Charlotte, N.C., Friday, May 4, 2018. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Peter Malnati and Tiger Woods both had reason to celebrate on the ninth green at Quail Hollow at the end of their rounds.



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