A Bitter Finish for Slow Runners: Get on the Bus

ImageA bus filled with runners who weren't able to cross the finish line in time at the Seven Mile Bridge Run in Marathon, Fla.The New York City Half Marathon, which took place in March, had its own road-related requirements.

A Stunning Comeback for the San Jose Sharks, Who Get 4 Goals on a Power Play

Sports|A Stunning Comeback for the San Jose Sharks, Who Get 4 Goals on a Power PlaySharks 5, Golden Knights 4 in OT | San Jose wins series, 4-3ImageSan Jose Sharks center Joe Pavelski, right, smacked his head on the ice after a crosscheck by Vegas Golden Knights center Cody Eakin, left, in the third period of Game 7 of their playoff series.It was just the second time a team had scored four goals on one major power play in a playoff game.

Leonard Leads Raptors to Victory, Eliminating the Magic

Sports|Leonard Leads Raptors to Victory, Eliminating the MagicImageToronto’s Kawhi Leonard made 8 of 11 shots, including five 3s, against Orlando, earning chants of “M.CreditCreditDan Hamilton/USA Today Sports, via ReutersTORONTO — The Toronto Raptors turned in another dominant defensive effort, extending their playoff winning streak to a team-record four and clinching a berth in the second round.

After a Knee Injury, Be Wary When Returning to Sports

The review finds that athletes who pass the tests remain just as likely as those who fail to experience a subsequent knee injury once they return to sports.The injury and operation almost invariably lead to significant muscular atrophy in the affected leg, though.

Luke Walton, Coach of the Sacramento Kings, Is Accused of Sexual Assault in Lawsuit

Pro Basketball|Luke Walton, Coach of the Sacramento Kings, Is Accused of Sexual Assault in LawsuitImageLuke Walton, who was named head coach of the Sacramento Kings this month, was accused of sexual assault in a lawsuit filed this week.CreditJeff Golden/Getty ImagesThe Kings said they were gathering information and had no further comment on Tuesday.

The Islanders Are Happy to Wait for Their Next Playoff Opponent

— Few people would have predicted six months ago that the Islanders would be in this position: needing to wait more than a week for their next opponent because they had easily won a first-round playoff series.“I feel your pain,” Islanders Coach Barry Trotz said to perhaps equally impatient reporters on Tuesday, a day before the Hurricanes-Capitals finale.

Test on Jacob deGrom’s Elbow Shows No Injury

Sports|Test on Jacob deGrom’s Elbow Shows No InjuryImageThe Mets’ Jacob deGrom in the dugout in St.CreditCreditScott Kane/Associated PressThe Mets’ ace, Jacob deGrom, remained on track for his next start after a magnetic resonance imaging test Monday on his right elbow showed no damage.

Damian Lillard From 37 Feet … and the Blazers Eliminate the Thunder

On Pro BasketballImageDamian Lillard after hitting the game-winning shot on Tuesday night against the Oklahoma City Thunder.He was not a huge fan of the Oklahoma City Thunder during their first-round playoff series, so he decided to make his biggest statement by not saying anything at all.

U.S. Soccer Rejects Relevent’s Bid to Host Ecuadorean Match

S.CreditCreditRodrigo Buendia/Agence France-Presse — Getty ImagesThe United States Soccer Federation on Monday officially rejected an application from the soccer promoter Relevent Sports to host a match in Miami between teams from Ecuador’s top professional league next month.