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MLB roundup: Dodgers get to Hader, win sixth straight4/20/2019 1:57:05 PM Enrique Hernandez hit a three-run home run with two outs in the eighth inning and the visiting Los Angeles Dodgers extended their winning streak to six games with a 5-3 victory Friday over the Milwaukee Brewers.Tennis: Barty beats doubles partner Azarenka to level Fed Cup semi-final4/20/2019 1:30:20 PM World number nine Ashleigh Barty kept alive Australia's hopes of advancing to their first Fed Cup final in 26 years when she beat former world number one Victoria Azarenka in the second singles of the tie against Belarus in Brisbane on Saturday.NBA roundup: Irving puts Celtics on verge of sweep4/20/2019 9:50:50 AM Kyrie Irving had a hand in 11 of Boston's final 16 points Friday night as the Celtics withstood a late charge by the Indiana Pacers to record a 104-96 win at Indianapolis and go up 3-0 in an Eastern Conference first-round playoff matchup.Golf: Lowry leads by one as darkness halts play at RBC Heritage4/20/2019 6:16:24 AM Shane Lowry held on to his slender lead at the RBC Heritage on Friday though the Irishman still has two holes left to complete his second round after play was suspended for the day at the weather-hit South Carolina tournament.NHL notebook: Wings legend Yzerman takes GM job4/20/2019 6:15:08 AM Steve Yzerman is coming home to become general manager of the Detroit Red Wings, the franchise announced on Friday.NBA notebook: Technicals on Durant, Green rescinded4/20/2019 5:49:21 AM The NBA rescinded technical fouls assessed to Golden State Warriors star Kevin Durant and Los Angeles Clippers forward JaMychal Green on Friday after reviewing a call made during Thursday night's game.MLB notebook: Suspensions issued over Royals-White Sox melee4/20/2019 5:15:26 AM Kansas City pitcher Brad Keller, Chicago White Sox shortstop Tim Anderson and manager Rick Renteria received suspensions for taking part in a benches-clearing incident between the teams on Wednesday.Boxing: New opponent for Joshua to be announced next week, promoter says4/20/2019 12:21:41 AM A new opponent for Briton Anthony Joshua's June 1 heavyweight fight in New York will be announced next week, promoter Eddie Hearn said on Twitter on Friday.Djokovic falls to Medvedev in Monte Carlo, Nadal marches on4/19/2019 10:38:42 PM World number one Novak Djokovic's French Open preparations were dealt with a blow as he suffered a 6-3 4-6 6-2 defeat by Russian Daniil Medvedev in the Monte Carlo Masters quarter-finals on Friday.Draft notebook: Kentucky's Montgomery submits his name4/19/2019 9:28:05 PM Kentucky freshman forward EJ Montgomery announced Friday he will enter the 2019 NBA Draft but will return to school if he doesn't receive a first-round draft grade. He has until May 29 to withdraw his entry.Report: Red Wings to hire Yzerman as GM4/19/2019 9:24:57 PM Steve Yzerman is coming home to become general manager of the Detroit Red Wings, according to TSN's Gord Miller.Tennis: Brazil's Souza provisionally suspended amid corruption probe4/19/2019 9:18:59 PM Brazilian Joao Souza has been provisionally suspended for the second time this year amid a corruption investigation, the Tennis Integrity Unit (TIU) said on Friday.Warriors ready to unleash playoff-mode Durant4/19/2019 9:06:35 PM When Kevin Durant rained down shots on the Los Angeles Clippers with his deadly playoff performance on Thursday, he also provided a glimpse of what life will be like for Golden State and their competition without the injured DeMarcus Cousins.Soccer: England women must win trophies before fighting for equal pay - Duggan4/19/2019 7:32:29 PM England women's forward Toni Duggan says her nation must match the achievements of three-times world champions the United States and "put trophies on the table" before they also ask for equal conditions as the men's team.Athletics: Radcliffe warns Semenya verdict could be death of women's sport4/19/2019 4:08:37 PM British former marathon runner Paula Radcliffe believes the verdict of a legal case involving Olympic champion Caster Semenya could open the door for transgender athletes to claim an unfair advantage in women's sport.MLB roundup: Mariners blow 8-run lead, win in 9th4/19/2019 2:09:37 PM Ryon Healy homered twice and drove in five runs, and the Seattle Mariners ended a six-game losing streak with an 11-10 win against the Los Angeles Angels in the opener of the four-game series on Thursday in Anaheim, Calif.NBA roundup: Simmons shoots Sixers past Nets4/19/2019 11:22:44 AM Ben Simmons scored a playoff-career-high 31 points and handed out nine assists to lead the visiting Philadelphia 76ers past the Brooklyn Nets 131-115 on Thursday in New York for a 2-1 lead in an Eastern Conference opening-round playoff series.NHL roundup: Hurricanes top Caps in final seconds4/19/2019 10:15:08 AM Jaden Schwartz scored with 15 seconds remaining in the third period Thursday as the St. Louis Blues recorded the fifth straight road win in their Western Conference first-round series with a 3-2 victory over the Winnipeg Jets in Game 5.NFL notebook: Rosen calls life in limbo 'annoying'4/19/2019 5:06:37 AM Arizona Cardinals quarterback Josh Rosen spoke publicly for the first time Thursday about the limbo he finds himself in with the team that drafted him last year, telling SI TV that it's "annoying" but that he "definitely understands the situation."MLB notebook: A's sign Davis through 20214/19/2019 4:56:05 AM Oakland Athletics slugger Khris Davis signed a contract extension Thursday that covers the 2020 and '21 seasons for a reported total of $33.5 million. Davis was scheduled to become a free agent in November.