When first-year Dallas Stars coach Jim Montgomery called out his team over a "culture of mediocrity" in January, the St. Louis Blues weren't too far removed from having the worst record in the NHL.
Stephen Piscotty homered and drove in three to back Chris Bassitt's winning season debut, and the Oakland Athletics beat the Texas Rangers 6-1 Monday night to end a three-game skid.
- Stars celebrate, but now must deal with Blues
- Tech's Culver, Big 12's top player, entering draft
- Rangers option lefty Bird to Triple-A Nashville
- Source: Texas Tech's Moore hits transfer portal
John Klingberg scored from the left circle 17:02 into overtime and the Dallas Stars beat the Nashville Predators 2-1 to wrap up their first-round Western Conference playoff series in six games.
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Wild one in Arlington as the Rangers hold on for an 11-10 win over the Astros after nearly blowing a 10-1 lead. Shawn Kelley fans Robinson Chirinos swinging with the bases loaded to end it. The Rangers torched the vaunted Houston pitching staff for 20 runs the past two games.
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Joey Gallo hit another long home run, Asdrubal Cabrera accounted for five runs and the Rangers beat the Houston Astros 9-4 on Saturday night in another frustrating start for Gerrit Cole against Texas.
Alexander Radulov scored two goals in the second period and the Dallas Stars beat the Nashville Predators 5-3 on Saturday to push the Western Conference's No. 2 seed to the brink of elimination.
Jose Altuve and Alex Bregman homered on consecutive pitches in the first inning, Justin Verlander pitched seven solid innings and the Houston Astros beat the Texas Rangers 7-2 on Friday night.
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Big 12 Player of the Year Jarrett Culver has declared for the NBA draft after helping lead his hometown Texas Tech Red Raiders to the two deepest NCAA tournament runs in school history.
The Texas Rangers have optioned left-hander Kyle Bird to Triple-A Nashville after his second stint in the majors this season.
Texas Tech freshman Khavon Moore has entered the transfer portal, sources told ESPN.
Mavericks guard Tim Hardaway Jr. has undergone surgery for a stress fracture in his lower left leg and is expected to resume basketball activities before the start of training camp in September.
Tim MacMahon ESPN Staff Writer
Tim Hardaway Jr. underwent surgery to address a stress injury to his left tibia, the Mavericks announced. He is expected to resume basketball activities before training camp.
Marc J. Spears The Undefeated
Texas Tech sophomore guard Jarrett Culver is expected to announce soon that he will be entering the NBA Draft, a source told ESPN's The Undefeated. The 2018 Big 12 Player of the Year averaged 18.5 points, 6.4 rebounds and 3.7 assists this season. Culver has been meeting with agents all week.
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