Rangers blame themselves after goalie Igor Shesterkin is pulled again against Penguins

Rangers blame themselves after goalie Igor Shesterkin is pulled again against Penguins

This was an unthinkable scenario when New York Rangers goalie Igor Shesterkin finished the regular season with a .935 save percentage, making him the clear front-runner for the Vezina Trophy. Shesterkin, who was named one of the three finalists on Tuesday, carried that momentum into the playoffs while stopping 118 of the 124 shots he faced in […]

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Puzzle solutions for Tuesday, May 10, 2022

Puzzle solutions for Tuesday, May 10, 2022

Note: Most subscribers have some, but not all, of the puzzles that correspond to the following set of solutions for their local newspaper. CROSSWORDS USA TODAY crossword (Available to play digitally at puzzles.usatoday.com.) Los Angeles Times crossword Today’s crossword (McMeel) Daily Commuter crossword SUDOKU JUMBLE Jumbles:  WHISK    SIXTY    INHALE    SUMMER Answer: She offered […]

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Alabama inmate, corrections officer captured after car chase in Indiana, authorities say

Alabama inmate, corrections officer captured after car chase in Indiana, authorities say

Former corrections officer Vicky White, 56, and inmate Casey White, 38, were arrested in Indiana on Monday after they disappeared from an Alabama detention center last month. Casey White was injured in the crash, and Vicky White died after shooting herself after the chase, authorities said. The Whites, who are not relatives, had a “jailhouse […]

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Dana White still would love to see Islam Makhachev vs. Beneil Dariush after UFC 274 but won’t commit

Dana White still would love to see Islam Makhachev vs. Beneil Dariush after UFC 274 but won’t commit

PHOENIX – The aftermath of UFC 274 might’ve slightly changed Dana White’s mind on Islam Makhachev vs. Beneil Dariush. Charles Oliveira submitted Justin Gaethje in Saturday’s main event at Footprint Center in Phoenix but did not walk away with his lightweight title due to missing championship weight by 0.5 pounds. So the 155-pound title is […]

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Nintendo didn’t localize Mother 3 due to ‘business’ needs, according to Reggie Fils-Aimé

Nintendo didn’t localize Mother 3 due to ‘business’ needs, according to Reggie Fils-Aimé

Ask any hardcore JRPG fan what they think of Mother 3, and you’ll likely be knee-deep in localization rants in no time since it never officially came out in the west. Though former Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aimé claims particular business hurdles got in the way more than anything else. For those unfamiliar with […]

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NCAA updates NIL recommendations to address pay-for-play concerns

NCAA updates NIL recommendations to address pay-for-play concerns

Less than one year after college athletes gained approval to benefit from their name, image and likeness, the NCAA is issuing updated guidance to try and address issues related to booster involvement in the recruiting process that have long violated the organization’s rules. The announcement Monday from the Division I Board of Directors clarifies that boosters engaged […]

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Could Magic Johnson be the key factor in one group’s bid for Broncos?

Could Magic Johnson be the key factor in one group’s bid for Broncos?

Buying an NFL franchise is typically, at least in one way, something like buying a house. A really, really expensive house.  Cash is king and usually wins out, but terms matter, too. The Denver Broncos, up for sale since Feb. 1 by the Patrick D. Bowlen Trust, are in something of a unique position because the process […]

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Celtics injury update: Robert Williams III OUT vs. Milwaukee Bucks in Game 4 with knee soreness

Celtics injury update: Robert Williams III OUT vs. Milwaukee Bucks in Game 4 with knee soreness

Bob DeChiara-USA TODAY Sports The Boston Celtics shared concerning injury news regarding big man Robert Williams III shortly before the tipoff of their Game 4 matchup with the Milwaukee Bucks on Monday, with the team relating that the Texas A&M Product would not be playing after feeling soreness in his left knee. That would be […]

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Alabama personnel spotted at Arch Manning’s first spring practice

Alabama personnel spotted at Arch Manning’s first spring practice

Isidore Newman School and Arch Manning began spring practice today, and five major universities were there to see it all.  The 6’4 215-pound signal caller is one of the most highly-sought-after players in collegiate football history. Per 247Sports Composite he has a perfect player rating, so it should come as no surprise that every single […]

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Fact check: Viral post exaggerates corporate tax rates under President Dwight Eisenhower

Fact check: Viral post exaggerates corporate tax rates under President Dwight Eisenhower

The claim: The corporate tax rate under Eisenhower was 90% A recent Facebook post claims the corporate tax rate was 90% under President Dwight D. Eisenhower, who held office from 1953 to 1961.  “Why?” says the April 28 post, below a photo of Eisenhower. “Because high corporate tax rates create incentives for big businesses to spend […]

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