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2019 NHL Mock Draft 2.0: Jack Hughes to Avalanche, Kaapo Kakko

Through June, Metro will be releasing a monthly 2019 NHL Mock Draft that will predict where the top junior talents around the world will land here in hockey's biggest league.  As it's been the case for the past year, American forward Jack Hughes continues to be the gem of the 2019 draft class...

Monday, February 4, 2019 - 1:07pm

Macnow: In Carter Hart, Flyers finally have their goalie

We’ve had our share of false saviors in this town – with most of them standing shakily between the pipes down at the Wells Fargo Center. For more than 30 seasons, the Philadelphia Flyers have searched for a first-rate goalie to carry them to the Stanley Cup. Mostly, they skated out a collection of...

Monday, February 4, 2019 - 12:49pm

Italian Serie A Frosinone Lazio free live stream, watch online

Frosinone hosts Lazio in a Serie A contest this afternoon at 12:50 p.m. ET at the Stadio Benito Stirpe. The last time these teams met was back on Sept. 2 where Lazio came out on top 1-0. Frosinone is having a very disappointing season; they are 2-7-12 with just 13 points on the year and are 19th...

Monday, February 4, 2019 - 12:25pm

Collin Gillespie leads Villanova past Georgetown again

Not even the greatest Georgetown player of them all, Patrick Ewing, knew the name of Villanova’s latest “Hoya Destroya.” That’s how unexpected 6-foot-3 sophomore guard Collin Gillespie’s 30-point explosion was for the Wildcats in a much-harder-than-it-sounds 77-65 win over their fiercest Big East...

Monday, February 4, 2019 - 12:21pm

Patriots Super Bowl parade 2019: What you need to know

The New England Patriots are Super Bowl champions for the third time in five years and the sixth time since 2002 thanks to a dominant defensive performance in a 13-3 victory over the Los Angeles Rams on Sunday night in Atlanta.  So much for Tom Brady and Bill Belichick fading into irrelevancy...

Monday, February 4, 2019 - 11:57am

Knicks NBA trade rumors: Wesley Matthews buyout, Thunder, 76ers, more

As the dust continues to settle from last week's massive trade that saw the New York Knicks send Kristaps Porzingis to the Dallas Mavericks, one of the players sent to the Big Apple in that deal might not be calling Madison Square Garden home for too long.  Veteran guard Wesley Matthews was...

Monday, February 4, 2019 - 11:21am

Patriots Rams Super Bowl LIII highlights, recap

They say you can't teach an old dog new tricks. Good thing all the New England Patriots know how to do is win. Even if it was in one of the ugliest Super Bowls ever.  For the third time in five years and the sixth time since 2002, the dynastic and veteran New England Patriots, led by...

Monday, February 4, 2019 - 11:04am

What do Islanders do when Hickey, Ladd return?

Amidst their over-achieving season, the New York Islanders are suddenly faced with a problem most good teams run into at some point during their respective campaigns. Barry Trotz's men have been clicking on all cylinders since Dec. 15, winning 16 of their last 21 games to catapult them into first...

Monday, February 4, 2019 - 10:54am

Eagles NFL rumors: Latest on Nick Foles, Jacksonville Jaguars

With a new league year set to kick off in a few weeks, it appears as if we have a clear picture of what the Philadelphia Eagles plan to do with veteran quarterback Nick Foles. ESPN's Adam Schefter reported over the weekend that the Eagles are expected to use the franchise tag on Foles this...

Sunday, February 3, 2019 - 5:14pm

3 takeaways from Sixers four-game West Coast road trip

In the midst of a tough 12-game stretch against teams who have a winning record, the Philadelphia 76ers embarked on a mini four-game west coast trip that saw them take on the defending NBA champion Golden State Warriors along with the Denver Nuggets, Los Angeles Lakers, and Sacramento Kings. These...

Sunday, February 3, 2019 - 3:32pm

Patriots Rams Super Bowl LIII: Tom Brady vs. Jared Goff

When the 41-year-old Tom Brady takes the field for Super Bowl LIII in Atlanta on Sunday, he’ll be facing a Rams franchise that he defeated in his first Super Bowl exactly 17 years to the day. While it’ll be Brady’s ninth appearance in the Super Bowl, the quarterback on the opposite sideline will...

Sunday, February 3, 2019 - 11:54am

Islanders NHL trade rumors: Duchene, Panarin, Nyquist, more

At this point, the naysayers might have to start retracting on the idea that the New York Islanders are just a flash in the pan.  Despite a loss on Friday night, the Islanders took the best team in the Eastern Conference, the Tampa Bay Lightning, to a shootout in as thrilling a game can be...

Saturday, February 2, 2019 - 1:34pm

Patriots Rams Super Bowl LIII breakdown: Defense

Defense wins championships, so they say. When comparing just the on-field personnel of the two defenses in Super Bowl LIII, it’s a complete toss up as to who has the edge this Sunday in Atlanta. All things considered, there’s no denying Bill Belichick’s impact on the Patriots’ defense. And...

Saturday, February 2, 2019 - 9:58am

Patriots Rams Super Bowl LIII breakdown: Receivers

Let’s be real, the NFL is a quarterback’s league and it almost always comes down to which team can do more damage through the air. With that, let’s take a look at both the Patriots and Rams’ receiving corps, and which one is a more dangerous threat come Sunday.   The Patriots What more can...

Saturday, February 2, 2019 - 9:47am

Patriots Rams Super Bowl LIII breakdown: Running backs

Fans of old school football should be happy when they tune into Super Bowl LIII on Sunday night since they should expect to see two offenses in New England and Los Angeles that are predicated on a variety of running backs who have a bunch of different skill sets. We are in the middle of the Golden...

Saturday, February 2, 2019 - 9:32am

NBA rumors: Sixers, Rockets interested in Wesley Matthews

If the Philadelphia 76ers are not able to make a trade in the next few days, they could become very active in the buyout market for the second straight season. Kyle Neubeck of the PhillyVoice reported on Thursday that the Sixers are interested in newly acquired New York Knicks guard Wesley...

Friday, February 1, 2019 - 4:30pm

NHL Lightning Islanders free live stream, watch online

The Tampa Bay Lightning continue their road trip and visit the New York Islanders on Friday at 7 p.m. ET at the Nassau Coliseum. Tonight is the final meeting of the regular season between these two teams. The season series is tied 1-1. The Islanders are second in the Eastern Conference at 29-15-5...

Friday, February 1, 2019 - 2:39pm

College Hockey No. 5 Quinnipiac No. 10 Clarkson free live stream, watch online

The No. 5 Quinnipiac Bobcats visit the No. 10 Clarkson Golden Knights in an Eastern College Athletic Conference showdown tonight at 7 p.m. ET at the Cheel Arena. Tonight’s contest will be the first of two matchups this season. Quinnipiac is tied with Dartmouth for third place in the ECAC with 15...

Friday, February 1, 2019 - 1:13pm

Flyers playing with confidence in front of rookie Carter Hart

The Philadelphia Flyers finally found life in what has been a miserable season and have won six straight games heading into Saturday’s contest against the Vancouver Canucks, which is tied for their longest streak since last February’s six-game run. It is also not a coincidence that rookie...

Friday, February 1, 2019 - 12:02pm

College Basketball Princeton Columbia free live stream, watch online

The Princeton Tigers visit the Columbia Lions in an Ivy League matchup tonight at 7 p.m. ET at the Levien Gymnasium. Tonight's contest will be the first of two meetings between the conference foes. Princeton is off to a good start in conference games this season; they are 2-0 in the Ivy League and...

Friday, February 1, 2019 - 10:32am