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But can the good times last in Queens? Sat, 18 Apr 2015 23:30:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/mlb/2015/04/18/new-york-mets-winning-streak-jacob-degrom topstories Mets stay hot to start season, notch seventh straight win vs. Marlins Jon Tayler Jon Tayler Braves at Blue Jays Saturday, April 18th, 2015 http://www.si.com/mlb/game/2015/04/18/braves-blue-jays-saturday-april-18th-2015-0?xid=si_topstories Sat, 18 Apr 2015 13:07:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/mlb/game/2015/04/18/braves-blue-jays-saturday-april-18th-2015-0 topstories Braves at Blue Jays Saturday, April 18th, 2015 Watch: Cubs' Kris Bryant gets first hit, RBI vs. Padres http://www.si.com/mlb/2015/04/18/kris-bryant-hit-rbi-video-cubs-padres?xid=si_topstories Chicago Cubs rookie Kris Bryant's first career hit was an RBI single during Saturday's game against the San Diego Padres. 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Sat, 18 Apr 2015 21:15:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/nhl/2015/04/18/nhl-draft-lottery-2015-edmonton-oilers-first-pick topstories Oilers win NHL draft lottery, secure No. 1 overall pick SI Wire Watch: Lionel Messi scores his 400th goal for Barcelona http://www.si.com/external/link/watch-lionel-messi-socres-400th-goal-barcelona?xid=si_topstories Sat, 18 Apr 2015 17:45:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/external/link/watch-lionel-messi-socres-400th-goal-barcelona topstories Watch: Lionel Messi scores his 400th goal for Barcelona Pete Rose to join FOX baseball pre-game broadcasts http://www.si.com/mlb/2015/04/18/pete-rose-tv-fox-baseball-broadcasts?xid=si_topstories Pete Rose, Major League Baseball's all-time hits leader who has been banned from the sport since 1989, will join FOX as a guest analyst on various pre-game shows. Sat, 18 Apr 2015 16:30:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/mlb/2015/04/18/pete-rose-tv-fox-baseball-broadcasts topstories Pete Rose to join FOX baseball pre-game broadcasts SI Wire Chelsea goes 10 points clear at top of EPL with 1-0 win vs. Man United http://www.si.com/planet-futbol/2015/04/18/chelsea-manchester-united-epl-recap?xid=si_topstories Sat, 18 Apr 2015 15:00:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/planet-futbol/2015/04/18/chelsea-manchester-united-epl-recap topstories Chelsea goes 10 points clear at top of EPL with 1-0 win vs. Man United Rex Ryan once again critical of Jets TE Jace Amaro http://www.si.com/nfl/2015/04/18/rex-ryan-jace-amaro-new-york-jets-more-comments?xid=si_topstories Buffalo Bills coach Rex Ryan once again criticized New York Jets tight end Jace Amaro on Saturday, continuing their back-and-forth through the media. 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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 13:00:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/nhl/2015/04/12/2015-nhl-stanley-cup-playoffs-homepage-scores-news-predictions-analysis topstories The 2015 Stanley Cup Playoffs The Vikings are a playoff contender with Adrian Peterson http://www.si.com/nfl/video/2015/04/17/vikings-playoff-contenders-adrian-peterson?xid=si_topstories On SI Now, the MMQB editor-in-chief Peter King talks about how Teddy Bridgewater and Adrian Peterson playing together could impact the Vikings season. Fri, 17 Apr 2015 14:51:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/nfl/video/2015/04/17/vikings-playoff-contenders-adrian-peterson xltile The Vikings are a playoff contender with Adrian Peterson The Vikings are a playoff contender with Adrian Peterson http://www.si.com/nfl/video/2015/04/17/vikings-playoff-contenders-adrian-peterson?xid=si_topstories On SI Now, the MMQB editor-in-chief Peter King talks about how Teddy Bridgewater and Adrian Peterson playing together could impact the Vikings season. Fri, 17 Apr 2015 14:51:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/nfl/video/2015/04/17/vikings-playoff-contenders-adrian-peterson xwtile The Vikings are a playoff contender with Adrian Peterson Enter the Cryosauna, the new-age training device of Floyd Mayweather http://www.si.com/boxing/2015/04/16/floyd-mayweather-manny-pacquiao-training-cryosauana-david-levi?xid=si_topstories Thu, 16 Apr 2015 17:15:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/boxing/2015/04/16/floyd-mayweather-manny-pacquiao-training-cryosauana-david-levi writer Enter the Cryosauna, the new-age training device of Floyd Mayweather Greg Bishop Greg Bishop Competition between QBs Golson, Zaire in full view at Irish spring game http://www.si.com/college-football/2015/04/18/notre-dame-spring-game-irish-college-football?xid=si_topstories Sat, 18 Apr 2015 18:30:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/college-football/2015/04/18/notre-dame-spring-game-irish-college-football writer Competition between QBs Golson, Zaire in full view at Irish spring game Brian Hamilton Brian Hamilton Sabres left to mull options with No. 2 pick after Oilers win draft lottery http://www.si.com/nhl/2015/04/18/nhl-draft-lottery-oilers-sabres-tim-murray-connor-mcdavid-jack-eichel?xid=si_topstories Despite finishing dead last and having the best odds of winning the draft lottery, the Sabres ended up with the No. 2 pick and decisions to make. Sat, 18 Apr 2015 22:15:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/nhl/2015/04/18/nhl-draft-lottery-oilers-sabres-tim-murray-connor-mcdavid-jack-eichel writer Sabres left to mull options with No. 2 pick after Oilers win draft lottery Allan Muir Allan Muir Student of the game: Well-read Archer has Cy Young hopes for Rays http://www.si.com/mlb/2015/04/17/chris-archer-tampa-bay-rays-pitching-staff?xid=si_topstories One of baseball's most erudite players, the always interesting and rapidly improving Chris Archer could be this year's off-the-radar contender for the AL Cy Young. Fri, 17 Apr 2015 11:28:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/mlb/2015/04/17/chris-archer-tampa-bay-rays-pitching-staff writer Student of the game: Well-read Archer has Cy Young hopes for Rays Albert Chen Albert Chen SI 64: No. 7: Alabama WR Amari Cooper http://www.si.com/nfl/2015/04/17/2015-nfl-draft-rankings-si-64-amari-cooper-alabama?xid=si_topstories Amari Cooper, the record-breaking receiver out of Alabama, has a well-rounded game and a work ethic that NFL teams won't want to pass up. Fri, 17 Apr 2015 15:30:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/nfl/2015/04/17/2015-nfl-draft-rankings-si-64-amari-cooper-alabama writer SI 64: No. 7: Alabama WR Amari Cooper Chris Burke Chris Burke Frank Kaminsky, Wisconsin, Duke clean up in first-ever Effy Awards http://www.si.com/college-basketball/2015/04/16/frank-kaminsky-wisconsin-kentucky-data-based-awards?xid=si_topstories Frank Kaminsky, Wisconsin, Kentucky lead the way in SI.com's analytics-bases college basketball awards, the Effys. Fri, 17 Apr 2015 07:00:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/college-basketball/2015/04/16/frank-kaminsky-wisconsin-kentucky-data-based-awards writer Frank Kaminsky, Wisconsin, Duke clean up in first-ever Effy Awards Luke Winn Luke Winn Peter King: The best time to trade for Adrian Peterson is before the NFL draft http://www.si.com/nfl/video/2015/04/17/peter-king-vikings-trading-adrian-peterson?xid=si_topstories On SI Now, the MMQB editor-in-chief Peter King discusses why he does not think Adrian Peterson will return to the Vikings next season and what... Fri, 17 Apr 2015 14:40:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/nfl/video/2015/04/17/peter-king-vikings-trading-adrian-peterson lists Peter King: The best time to trade for Adrian Peterson is before the NFL draft Why Jameis Winston and Marcus Mariota are not elite draft prospects http://www.si.com/nfl/video/2015/04/17/why-jameis-winston-and-marcus-mariota-are-not-elite-draft-prospects?xid=si_topstories On SI Now, chairman of scouting development Dan Hatman and Sports Illustrated NFL writer Andrew Perloff debate who is the better QB prospect... 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Fri, 17 Apr 2015 11:42:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/nba/video/2015/04/17/wizards-owner-ted-leonsis-sports-betting-makes-sense-nba lists Wizards owner Ted Leonsis: Sports betting makes sense for NBA The Vikings are a playoff contender with Adrian Peterson http://www.si.com/nfl/video/2015/04/17/vikings-playoff-contenders-adrian-peterson?xid=si_topstories On SI Now, the MMQB editor-in-chief Peter King talks about how Teddy Bridgewater and Adrian Peterson playing together could impact the Vikings season. Fri, 17 Apr 2015 14:51:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/nfl/video/2015/04/17/vikings-playoff-contenders-adrian-peterson lists The Vikings are a playoff contender with Adrian Peterson View from Minnesota: loyal Vikings fans losing patience with Peterson http://www.si.com/nfl/2015/04/17/adrian-peterson-minnesota-vikings-fans-reaction?xid=si_topstories Loyal Minnesota Vikings fans are feeling burned by star running back Adrian Peterson as he is reinstated to the team. Fri, 17 Apr 2015 12:30:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/nfl/2015/04/17/adrian-peterson-minnesota-vikings-fans-reaction bigtiles View from Minnesota: loyal Vikings fans losing patience with Peterson Brian Murphy