Nicklas Backstrom of Washington Capitals out for Game 6

Nicklas Backstrom of Washington Capitals out for Game 6

Washington Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom did not play in Game 6 against the Pittsburgh Penguins because of an upper body injury and is day-to-day. It is not known if he will be ready for Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Final against Tampa Bay later this week....
Limerick begin U21 defence with emphatic victory

Limerick begin U21 defence with emphatic victory

Clare 0-13 Limerick 3-18 Seamus Flanagan scored 1-02 as Limerick impressed in their Munster quarter-final victory over 14-man Clare at Cusack Park in Ennis. Limerick were 0-10 to 0-08 in front at half-time but they dominated much of the first half and should have led...
San Francisco 49ers releasing offensive lineman Zane Beadles

San Francisco 49ers releasing offensive lineman Zane Beadles

SANTA CLARA, Calif. — After losing his starting job to Laken Tomlinson before last season, offensive lineman Zane Beadles lost his backup job on the San Francisco 49ers on Monday. The Niners announced Monday that they released Beadles after he spent two seasons...