Boston Bruins' Jake DeBrusk, right, celebrates with Matt Grzelcyk (48) after scoring a goal against the San Jose Sharks in the second period of an NHL hockey game Monday, Feb. 18, 2019, in San Jose, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
February 19, 2019 - 1:15 am
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Charlie McAvoy scored the game-winning goal in overtime and the Boston Bruins beat the San Jose Sharks 6-5 on Monday night in a game featuring two of the NHL's hottest teams. McAvoy's fourth goal of the season came with 1:01 left in overtime. After blowing an early three-...
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Washington Capitals' Alex Ovechkin, center, celebrates his goal with teammate Tom Wilson (43) during the first period of an NHL hockey game Monday, Feb. 18, 2019, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
February 19, 2019 - 1:05 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Alex Ovechkin scored two power-play goals, and the Washington Capitals beat the Los Angeles Kings 3-2 on Monday night. It was the 10th multi-goal game this season for Ovechkin, who leads the NHL with 42 goals. He has scored a goal in three straight games and has 12 points (five...
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Chicago Blackhawks center Jonathan Toews (19) tries to get the puck past Ottawa Senators goaltender Craig Anderson (41) during the third period of an NHL hockey game Monday, Feb. 18, 2019, in Chicago. The Blackhawks won 8-7. (AP Photo/Jeff Haynes)
February 19, 2019 - 12:57 am
CHICAGO (AP) — Alex DeBrincat had the best game of his career, and the Chicago Blackhawks needed all of his production. DeBrincat had three goals and two assists, and the Blackhawks held on to beat the Ottawa Senators 8-7 on Monday night for their ninth win in 11 games. The five points for the 21-...
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Colorado Avalanche left wing Andrew Agozzino, front, reacts after scoring a goal as Vegas Golden Knights goaltender Malcolm Subban reacts in the second period of an NHL hockey game Monday, Feb. 18, 2019, in Denver. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)
February 19, 2019 - 12:37 am
DENVER (AP) — When the moment arrived, Andrew Agozzino was ready — big right fist pump, coupled with a glide on his right knee and even a little yell. This goal celebration was a long time in the making. Agozzino scored his first NHL goal and added an assist, Semyon Varlamov stopped 40 shots for...
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Oregon State's Aleah Goodman (1) looks for a way past Oregon's Sabrina Ionescu (20) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Corvallis, Ore., Monday, Feb. 18, 2019. (AP Photo/Amanda Loman)
February 19, 2019 - 12:31 am
CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — The outcome of that first game against the Ducks didn't sit so well with the Beavers. Following a loss to Oregon in Eugene on Friday night, Aleah Goodman had 22 points and No. 12 Oregon State snapped the No. 2 Ducks' 17-game winning streak with a 67-62 victory before a...
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Calgary Flames' Michael Frolik, left, of the Czech Republic, celebrates his goal with teammate Mikael Backlund, of Sweden, during third period NHL hockey action against the Arizona Coyotes in Calgary, Alberta, Monday, Feb. 18, 2019. (Jeff McIntosh/The Canadian Press via AP)
February 19, 2019 - 12:13 am
CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Balanced scoring has helped the Calgary Flames snap out of a funk. Michael Frolik and Mikael Backlund each had a goal and an assist in the third period to help the Flames beat the Arizona Coyotes 5-2 on Monday. Mark Giordano also had a goal and an assist, and Derek Ryan and...
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February 19, 2019 - 12:00 am
Guy's 23 lift No. 3 Virginia past No. 20 Hokies, 64-58 Kucherov has 5 points, Lightning beat Blue Jackets 5-1 Giants manager Bruce Bochy to retire after this season Duke reclaims No. 1 in AP Top 25; Tennessee falls to fifth Clark: Some teams make little effort to justify ticket costs Former Arizona...
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Tampa Bay Lightning forward Nikita Kucherov, left, of Russia, chases the puck against Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman Zach Werenski during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Columbus, Ohio, Monday, Feb. 18, 2019. Kucherov scored on the play. (AP Photo/Paul Vernon)
February 18, 2019 - 11:04 pm
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — When Nikita Kucherov is at his best, there is little opposing teams can do to stop the Tampa Bay Lightning. Kucherov had two goals and three assists, and the Lightning beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 5-1 Monday night for their sixth straight win. Kucherov now has 99 points to...
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FILE - In this July 9, 2017, file photo, Tony Clark, head of the MLB Players Association, stands on the field before the All-Star Futures baseball game in Miami. Players' union head Tony Clark criticized baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred for blaming players’ demands for the slow free agent market and said an increasing number of teams make little effort to "justify the price of a ticket." (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky, File)
February 18, 2019 - 10:30 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Players' union head Tony Clark took the extraordinary step of saying baseball fans should question whether it makes sense to purchase tickets for some teams, responding to Commissioner Rob Manfred's assertion that free-agent players have failed to adjust their economic demands in a...
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Nickeil Alexander-Walker (4) of Virginia Tech drives to the basket and is fouled from behind by Mamadi Diakite (25) of UVa in the first half of the Virginia Tech - University of Virginia NCAA basketball game in Blacksburg Va., Monday, Feb. 18 2019. (Matt Gentry/The Roanoke Times via AP)
February 18, 2019 - 10:21 pm
BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) — Kyle Guy scored 23 points and it was his big first half that gave No. 3 Virginia a chance to get things right in the second half. Thanks to Guy's 17 first-half points and some uncharacteristically poor shooting by No. 20 Virginia Tech, the Cavaliers overcame a sloppy start...
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