ORLANDO, Fla. — Fabricio Werdum became the top contender for the UFC heavyweight title by winning a unanimous decision against Oahu-born Travis “Hapa” Browne in the main event of Saturday’s UFC card at the Amway Arena.
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KAPOLEI, Oahu — Michelle Wie rallied from four strokes back entering the day to shoot a 5-under 67 on Saturday and win the LPGA LOTTE Championship.
PITTSBURGH — Short-handed goals have a way of turning games around. Only time will tell if the one Matt Calvert scored Saturday night will be a series-changing goal.
INDIANAPOLIS — Atlanta’s Jeff Teague demolished the Pacers’ grand playoff plan.
CLEVELAND — Mark Buehrle pitched shutout ball into the eighth inning and remained unbeaten this season, leading the Toronto Blue Jays over the Cleveland Indians 5-0 on Saturday.
BOSTON — The Boston Bruins worked all season to get home-ice advantage throughout the playoffs.
DETROIT — Albert Pujols hit his 497th home run and Howie Kendrick added two of his own to lead the Los Angeles Angels to an 11-6 win over the Detroit Tigers on Friday night.
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ST. LOUIS — The St. Louis Blues went the distance, and then some, to get the jump on the defending Stanley Cup champions.
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NEW YORK — Mike Woodson dutifully stepped onto the podium before the Knicks finished off a disappointing season with Wednesday night’s 95-92 win over the Raptors and — as he has endured for much of the season — the questions were more about his fate than the game that followed. But on this night, even Woodson seemed resigned to the knowledge that this might be the last time he had to address it.
TAMPA, Fla. — Down one goal, Montreal battled back — twice. Up one, it faltered — twice. Dale Weise then put the Tampa Bay Lightning away for the night.
NEW YORK — Masahiro Tanaka and Michael Pineda pitched the New York Yankees to a 3-0, 2-0 sweep of the Chicago Cubs in a chilly day-night-doubleheader Monday.
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