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NCAA clears top prospect James Wiseman to return to court in January

The James Wiseman saga finally has a resolution. After months of back-and-forth between Memphis and the NCAA, the sports governing body has cleared the heralded freshman to return to the basketball court on Jan. 12.

Top NBA prospect Wiseman withdraws lawsuit against NCAA

James Wiseman and his advisers have decided a legal battle with the NCAA is not the best way to keep the heralded freshman on the basketball court.

Pro women's hockey players form union in step towards league

More than 200 of the world's top female players have taken the next step toward a viable professional league by forming a union.

Women pushing for new hockey league staring at open calendar

Dollars and cents matter more than ice time and stopping pucks to Kimberly Sass, one of more than 200 of the world's top female hockey players who plan to sit out next season in a bold attempt to establish a single, economically viable league.
GAME 5

Stars' top line steals the show to take control against Predators

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.
GAME 2

Predators square up series against Stars with OT victory

Craig Smith scored five minutes into overtime to give the Nashville Predators a 2-1 victory over the Dallas Stars on Saturday, tying the first-round Western Conference series at 1-1.

Preds game prevents P.K. Subban from attending Lindsey Vonn's final race

Lindsey Vonn's dad and two siblings will be there for her last race. So will U.S. team top brass and even Swedish great Ingemar Stenmark. But one very significant other will be missing: Vonn's boyfriend P.K. Subban.

Jets turn to 'great equalizer' Byfuglien in potential series-clinching Game 6

The Winnipeg Jets have muscled their way to within one win of the franchise's first berth in the NHL Western Conference Final - they host Nashville on Monday night - thanks in large part to six-foot-five, 260-pound defenceman Dustin Byfuglien's strong work at both ends of the ice.

Top-ranked Predators vs. Jets clash could be a Cup final

Playing the Winnipeg Jets is exactly why Nashville coach Peter Laviolette wanted home-ice advantage in the NHL playoffs.
Recap

Avalanche rally late against Preds to send series back to Colorado

Sven Andrighetto scored with 1:28 left to give the Colorado Avalanche a 2-1 victory over Nashville Predators 2-1 on Friday night, sending the first-round series back to Denver for Game 6.
Recap

Predators dismiss Avalanche to get rolling on West title defence

Filip Forsberg scored twice in the third period and the Nashville Predators rallied to beat the Colorado Avalanche 5-2 on Thursday night in Game 1 of the first-round Western Conference series.

American hockey twins will have some sisterly company at Olympics

Just call it a sister thing. Whenever another hockey team has sisters on the rosters, Jocelyne Lamoureux-Davidson and Monique Lamoureux-Morando take notice.

Titans, head coach Mike Mularkey mutually agree to part ways

​The Tennessee Titans split with coach Mike Mularkey on Monday after he revived a team with the NFL's worst record over two seasons and led them to their first playoff victory in 14 years.

U.S. hockey women hope recent labour peace leads to Olympic gold

The Americans believe their chemistry couldn't be stronger and could help them achieve their ultimate goal: ending a 20-year drought by winning Olympic gold in February at the 2018 Winter Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea.

Predators lock up Ryan Johansen with largest deal in franchise history

The Nashville Predators have signed top centre Ryan Johansen to an eight-year, $64 million US contract, the largest deal the franchise has ever handed out.