Disaster planning and response

May 05, 2019 - 12:32 am
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Nick Lima scored his first goal of the season to help the San Jose Earthquakes beat FC Cincinnati 1-0 on Saturday night. FC Cincinnati (2-7-2) has lost five in a row and is winless in seven straight. The expansion team has just one goal since a 2-0 victory over New England...
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Colorado Avalanche's Colin Wilson (22) celebrates his goal with Tyson Barrie (4), right, against the San Jose Sharks in the second period of Game 1 of an NHL hockey second-round playoff series at the SAP Center in San Jose, Calif., on Friday, April 26, 2019. (AP Photo/Josie Lepe)
April 30, 2019 - 2:12 am
DENVER (AP) — Colorado Avalanche defenseman Tyson Barrie has developed a reputation as forward thinking. Easy to understand why: He's constantly thinking as a forward. His father was an NHL forward. As a kid, he was a forward. And now he's chipping in on offense much like a forward. Barrie has a...
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Colorado Avalanche center Colin Wilson (22) celebrates his goal against the Calgary Flames with teammate Gabriel Landeskog (92) during the second period of Game 5 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series Friday, April 19, 2019, in Calgary, Alberta. (Larry MacDougal/The Canadian Press via AP)
April 20, 2019 - 3:08 am
CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — After getting shut out in the series opener, the Colorado Avalanche clamped down defensively to shut down the Western Conference-leading Calgary Flames. Now, the Avalanche are on to the second round of the playoffs for the first time in 11 years. Colin Wilson and Mikko...
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April 13, 2019 - 6:59 pm
HOUSTON (AP) — Tomas Martinez scored his first goal of the season, Mauro Manotas had two assists and the Houston Dynamo beat the San Jose Earthquakes 2-1 on Saturday for their fourth straight victory. Martinez ripped a left-footer from near the spot just inside the post to make cap the scoring in...
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In this March 8, 2019 photo, a gambler makes a sports bet at the Tropicana casino in Atlantic City N.J. Figures released on Friday, April 12, 2019, show gamblers bet $372.4 million on sports in New Jersey in March, the second-highest monthly total ever, with the March Madness tournament accounting for a significant part of the wagering. (AP Photo/Wayne Parry)
April 12, 2019 - 6:33 pm
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — A blizzard of bets from college basketball fans in March helped New Jersey to its second-highest monthly sports betting total, as March Madness translated into March Gladness for sports books. More than $372 million in sports bets were made in the state last month. That...
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San Jose Earthquakes midfielder Magnus Eriksson, left, and forward Cristian Espinoza (10) celebrate after a goal against the Portland Timbers in the first half of an MLS soccer match on Saturday, April 6, 2019 in San Jose, Calif. (AP Photo/John Hefti)
April 06, 2019 - 10:26 pm
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Cristian Espinoza had a goal and an assist on Saturday night and the San Jose Earthquakes earned their first points of the season with a 3-0 win over the Portland Timbers. Shea Salinas opened the scoring in the 15th minute, scoring from a run through the center of the 6-yard...
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Colorado Avalanche left wing J.T. Compher, left, congratulates center Nathan MacKinnon after he scored a goal against the Edmonton Oilers in the second period of an NHL hockey game Tuesday, April 2, 2019, in Denver. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)
April 03, 2019 - 12:48 am
DENVER (AP) — Already in full desperation mode, the Colorado Avalanche found an even higher level. It may have just saved their season. Nathan MacKinnon and Tyson Barrie scored a minute apart to ignite a four-goal second period as the playoff-chasing Avalanche rallied for a 6-2 win over the...
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Colorado Avalanche goaltender Semyon Varlamov (1) congratulates goaltender Philipp Grubauer (31) after the team's NHL hockey game against the Dallas Stars in Dallas, Thursday, March 21, 2019. Colorado won 3-1. (AP Photo/Sam Hodde)
March 22, 2019 - 12:56 am
DALLAS (AP) — Philipp Grubauer was spectacularly stubborn in goal on a night when Colorado's defense got in on the offense. Grubauer made a career-high 44 saves, including 23 in the third period, and defensemen Erik Johnson and Tyson Barrie scored to help the Avalanche beat the Dallas Stars 3-1 on...
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Colorado Avalanche goaltender Philipp Grubauer takes a drink during a timeout during the second period of the team's NHL hockey game against the New Jersey Devils on Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Denver. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)
March 17, 2019 - 7:29 pm
DENVER (AP) — The Colorado Avalanche needed somebody to step up to help their postseason hopes. They got two big performances before a crucial road trip. Philipp Grubauer made 22 saves for his third shutout in his last five starts, and the Avalanche beat the New Jersey Devils 3-0 on Sunday to end a...
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Colorado Avalanche left wing Gabriel Landeskog (92) hugs right wing Mikko Rantanen (96) after Rantanen's goal against the Detroit Red Wings during the third period of an NHL hockey game in Denver, Tuesday, March 5, 2019. Colorado won 4-3 in overtime. (AP Photo/Joe Mahoney)
March 06, 2019 - 1:09 am
DENVER (AP) — Nathan MacKinnon wiped away a season's worth of overtime frustration with a goal that was critical to Colorado's playoff push. MacKinnon scored 2:29 into OT and also had an assist to help the Avalanche rally past the skidding Detroit Red Wings 4-3 on Tuesday night. His 34th goal of...
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