Author: The Sports Xchange

Duke lands top PG Duval

Should Mike Krzyzewski bring another national championship to Duke, he might look back at the past week on the recruiting trail as the impetus behind the next banner.

Warriors rally to win opener after Spurs lose Leonard

The Golden State Warriors went on an 18-0 run immediately after San Antonio Spurs star Kawhi Leonard left the game injured in the third quarter and then had just enough left in the tank at the end to finish off a come-from-behind, 113-111 victory over the Spurs in Game 1 of the Western Conference finals.

Packers' Matthews, Peppers face suspension

If Clay Matthews and Julius Peppers are prepared to talk to NFL officials about their alleged involvement with performance-enhancing drugs, Green Bay's star linebackers aren't saying.

Vikings may have to hold Peterson back

Vikings running back Adrian Peterson is progressing nicely in his recovery from major knee surgery, and the team knows it may have to rein in Peterson, who will be eager to do as much as possible in training camp.

Wild sign Suter, Parise

The Minnesota Wild signed top defenseman Ryan Suter and top forward Zach Parise to 13-year deals on the nation's birthday, which will also mark a monumental day in Wild history.