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This Day In Sports

April 17
1963 Green Bay's Paul Hornung and Detroit's Alex Karas were suspended by Commissioner Pete Rozelle for allegedly gambling on NFL games.
1964 The New York Mets opened their brand new home, Shea Stadium, with a 4-3 loss to the Pittsburgh Pirates.
1988 Mack Lobell won the Coors Silver Bullet Invitational Trot in 1:57.3 at Raceway Park near Toledo, Ohio.
1989 Adebe Mekonnen won the Boston Marathon, finishing 48 seconds ahead of Juma Ikangaa of Tanzania, the runner-up for the second consecutive year.
1995 Defending champions Cosmas Ndeti of Kenya and Uta Pippig of Germany repeated as winners in 99th Boston Marathon.
1997 New Jersey's Martin Brodeur became only the second goalie to score a goal in the playoffs.
1999 Utah's John Stockton registered his 13,000th career assist.
2001 Barry Bonds drilled his 500th career home run and became the 17th player in baseball history to accomplish that feat.
2004 Connecticut's Diana Taurasi was chosen by the Phoenix Mercury with the top overall pick in the WNBA Draft.
2005 Tony LaRussa won his 800th career game as manager of the St. Louis Cardinals.
2005 The Boston Celtics won the NBA Atlantic Division for the first time since the 1991-92.
2006 Kenya's Robert Cheruiyot won the Boston Marathon in a course-record 2:07:14. Kenya's Rita Jeptoo won the Women's division of the Boston Marathon.
2008 The San Diego Padres and Colorado Rockies played a 22-inning, six-hour marathon. The Padres won the game, 2-1.
2008 QB Steve McNair announced his retirement.
2008 Slugger Gary Sheffield joined the 500 home run club with a pinch-hit blast for the Mets.
2010 Ubaldo Jimenez tossed the first no-hitter in Colorado Rockies history. They defeated the Atlanta Braves, 4-0.
2011 Kenya's Emmanuel Mutai won the men's London Marathon in record time of two hours, four minutes and 40 seconds, while countrymate Mary Keitany captured the women's title.
2012 At 49 years, 141 days, Jamie Moyer became the oldest player in Major League history to record a win as the Colorado Rockies defeated the Padres, 5-3.
2012 Kentucky freshmen Anthony Davis, Michael Kidd-Gilchrist and Marquis Teague, sophomores Doron Lamb and Terrence Jones declared for the NBA Draft.
2013 The Green Bay Packers signed LB Clay Matthews to a five-year contract extension.
Birthdays Alexander Cartwright (1820) - designer of the baseball diamond; Boomer Esiason (1961) - NFL quarterback; Theo Ratliff (1973) - NBA player; Marquis Grissom (1967) - MLB player.
As of April 17, 2014, at 08:38 AM ET

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Scoreboard
Local
Final
CHA 91
CHI 86
Final
DUR 6
NOR 9
 
7:05pm Tonight
DUR
NOR
 
Final
CIN 4
PIT 0
Final
BAL 3
TAM 0
Final
NYY 3
CHC 0
Final
MIL 5
STL 1
Final
ARI 2
NYM 5
Final
PHI 0
ATL 1
Final
NYY 2
CHC 0
Final
DET 2
CLE 3
Final
MIA 3
WAS 6
Final
TEX 3
SEA 2
Final
CWS 4
BOS 6
Final
HOU 4
KAN 6
8:10pm Wednesday
MIN 0
TOR 0
Final
ANA 5
OAK 4
Final
SDP 4
COL 2
Final
SFG 2
LOS 1
1:05pm Today
PHI
ATL
 
1:08pm Today
DET
CLE
 
1:10pm Today
MIN
TOR
 
2:05pm Today
TEX
SEA
 
3:45pm Today
SFG
LOS
 
6:40pm Tonight
SDP
COL
 
7:05pm Tonight
PIT
MIL
 
7:05pm Tonight
WAS
STL
 
7:10pm Tonight
TAM
NYY
 
7:10pm Tonight
MIN
TOR
 
8:10pm Tonight
CWS
BOS
 
8:10pm Tonight
HOU
KAN
 
Final
CHA 91
CHI 86
Final
ORL 86
IND 101
Final
MIL 103
ATL 111
Final
CLE 114
BRK 85
Final
MEM 106
DAL 105
Final
OKC 112
DET 111
Final
NOP 105
HOU 100
Final
SAN 100
LAL 113
Final
MIA 87
PHI 100
Final
NYK 95
TOR 92
Final
MIN 130
UTA 136
Final
BOS 102
WAS 118
Final
DEN 112
GSW 116
Final
POR 110
LAC 104
Final
SAC 99
PHO 104
Final
TAM 4
MON 5
Final
PIT 4
CLB 3
Final
ANA 4
DAL 3
7:00pm Tonight
NYR
PHI
8:00pm Tonight
STL
CHI
9:30pm Tonight
COL
MIN
10:30pm Tonight
SJS
LOS
Final
DUR 6
NOR 9
 
7:05pm Tonight
DUR
NOR