MacKinnon, Calvert score 11 seconds apart; Avs beat Jets 7-1

DENVER (AP) — Nathan MacKinnon and Matt Calvert scored 11 seconds apart in the third period, Semyon Varlamov made 26 saves in another strong performance and the Colorado Avalanche beat the Winnipeg Jets 7-1 on Wednesday night. Carl Soderberg, Mikko Rantanen, Tyson Jost, Gabriel Landeskog and A.J. Greer also scored to help Colorado win two […]
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Bruins Need to Add More Than Coyle

When the Boston Bruins traded Ryan Donato for Charlie Coyle, they made a commitment to be immediate contenders for the Stanley Cup. There’s no way around it as the team opted to trade a soon-to-be 23-year-old with about half a season of NHL experience from Massachusetts for a 26-year-old NHL forward who’s in the prime of his career who’s also from Massachusetts. Wild center Charlie Coyle (Tom Szczerbowski-USA TODAY Sports) Coyle is a far more complete player than Donato at this point in their ...
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With Zion injured, No. 8 UNC routs No. 1 Duke 88-72

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Luke Maye took full advantage of a freak injury to freshman sensation Zion Williamson, finishing with 30 points and 15 rebounds to lead No. 8 North Carolina past No. 1 Duke 88-72 on Wednesday night. A star-studded crowd that included former President Barack Obama, Spike Lee and Hall of Fame outfielder […]
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Alvarado, Banks help Jackets snap 7-game skid, 73-65

ATLANTA (AP) — Jose Alvarado scored a career-high 29 points, James Banks had 10 rebounds and five blocked shots and Georgia Tech snapped a seven-game skid with a 73-65 victory over Pittsburgh on Wednesday night. In matchup of ACC bottom dwellers, the Yellow Jackets (12-15, 4-10 Atlantic Coast Conference) extended the Panthers’ losing streak to […]
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A breakdown of the Miami Dolphins' 2019 free agents

Shopping season is officially around the corner for NFL teams. All 32 franchises are preparing to restock their rosters by scouting 2019 draft prospects, and listening to free-agent pitches from agents at the NFL Combine, which begins T
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Game 60: Avalanche 7 Jets 1 post-game recap

Post-game from the Jets dressing room as well as from Coach Maurice.
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Browns sign WR Jaelen Strong, played for Texans, Jaguars

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Browns boosted their wide receiving group by signing Jaelen Strong, who missed last season with a knee injury. A former third-round pick, Strong sat out 2018 after tearing a knee ligament late in the 2017 season with Jacksonville. The 25-year-old has made three starts and played in 20 NFL games with […]
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Edwards, Martin spark Arizona State past Stanford, 80-62

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Rob Edwards and Remy Martin scored 16 points each, leading Arizona State to an 80-62 win over Stanford Wednesday night. The Sun Devils (18-8 overall, 9-5 Pac-12) earned a key conference win with only one of their final four regular-season games left at home. They have alternated wins and losses in […]
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Alexander, Krampelj lead Creighton past DePaul 79-67

CHICAGO (AP) — Ty-Shon Alexander had 16 points to lead five Creighton players in double figures as the Bluejays defeated DePaul 79-67 on Wednesday night. Martin Krampelj added 14 points for the Bluejays. Davion Mintz chipped in 12, Marcus Zegarowski scored 11 and Connor Cashaw had 10. Max Strus had 18 points and eight rebounds […]
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Smits with 11, Valparaiso holds on to beat S. Illinois 55-52

VALPARAISO, Ind. (AP) — Derrik Smits scored 11 points off the bench and Valparaiso held on to beat Southern Illinois 55-52 on Wednesday night to snap a three-game skid. The Crusaders (14-14, 7-8 Missouri Valley Conference) trailed 28-24 at the break but surged 9-0 to open the second half and Jaume Sorolla capped the run […]
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Should the Buccaneers trade, keep or cut Gerald McCoy?

McCoy is on the books for $13 million next season, a steep figure for the cap-strapped Bucs. So what are the team's options? Let's explore.
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Can Saints keep Mark Ingram from leaving in free agency?

Ingram is closing in on 30 but remains productive; the Saints have minimal cap space. Whether they stick together could depend on the market.
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Videos- Trade Talk, Congrats Jimmy And Game Highlights

Tonight the NHL Network took a look at the Wings leading up to trade deadline day.     Below, the Wings paid tribute to Jimmy Howard after playing in game #500 and the game highlights from Detroit's OT loss to Chicago. Continue reading "Videos- Trade Talk, Congrats Jimmy And Game Highlights"
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Quick Recap -Detroit Red Wings/Chicago Blackhawks

If you missed the game, start your replay on the DVR at the 3rd period. For the first two periods, Chicago capitalized on their chances, Detroit did not. Really hard to find many positives after 40 minutes of this game except for the Larkin, Mantha, Bertuzzi line. The Blackhawks lead 4-1 after the 2nd period. Detroit scored goals 1:04 apart early in the 3rd to make it 4-3 then Athanasiou scored with Bernier (he replaced Howard earlier) pulled for an extra attacker. On to OT again and...
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We know we can chase big totals - Morgan

WI captain Jason Holder felt he main cause of defeat was their inability to accept the numerous chances England's batsmen offered in the chase
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Watson scores 21 to lead Providence past St. John’s 78-59

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Nate Watson tied his career high with 21 points as Providence topped St. John’s 78-59 on Wednesday night. Alpha Diallo had 16 points and 11 rebounds for Providence (15-12, 5-9 Big East Conference). Isaiah Jackson added 11 points and nine rebounds. Maliek White had 11 points for the home team. LJ […]
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Auburn rides 3-point barrage to 79-56 win over Arkansas

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Bryce Brown scored 18 points and contributed five 3-pointers to Auburn’s long-range barrage in a 79-56 rout of Arkansas Wednesday night. The Tigers (18-8, 7-6 Southeastern Conference) built a 30-point lead in the first half and made 17 of 33 3-pointers. It was the most 3s by Auburn since the opener […]
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Four takeaways: Patrick Kane plays overtime hero for Blackhawks, who briefly pull inside playoff picture

Four takeaways: Patrick Kane plays overtime hero for Blackhawks, who briefly pull inside playoff picture originally appeared on Here are four takeaways from the Blackhawks' 5-4 overtime win over the Detroit Red Wings at Little Caesars Arena on Wednesday: 1. Patrick Kane to the rescue After squandering a three-goal lead in the third period, the Blackhawks found themselves fighting for the extra point in overtime when they thought they had it locked up. And they picked it...
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Bruins acquire Coyle from Wild for Donato, 5th-round pick

The Boston Bruins have acquired center Charlie Coyle from the Minnesota Wild for center Ryan Donato and a fifth-round pick. Coyle represents a significant forward upgrade for Boston, which has won six in a row to move into second place in the Atlantic Division. The teams announced the trade Wednesday night. The 26-year-old Coyle had […]
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Obama, LeBron, NBA players react to Zion injury

Duke's Zion Williamson left the game with an apparent knee injury after breaking his left shoe and NBA players reacted on social media.
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NBA players react to Zion Williamson's injury

Duke's Zion Williamson left the game with an apparent knee injury after breaking his left shoe and NBA players reacted on social media.
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Aminu leads North Florida past Jacksonville 80-73 in OT

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Wajid Aminu scored 20 points and grabbed 13 rebounds as North Florida beat Jacksonville 80-73 in overtime on Wednesday night. The Ospreys (13-16, 7-7 Atlantic Sun Conference) took the lead for good, 71-70, on a pair of free throws by Aminu with 3:28 left in the extra period. A layup by […]
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Southern California snowfall levels expected to drop, some highways remain closed

Light showers and snow came back to Southern California on Wednesday and were expected to last until Thursday night, according to the National Weather Service. Although rain was widespread throughout the region, the NWS doesn’t expect it to have much depth. Unlike the Feb. 13-14 storms, no mandatory or voluntary evacuations or advisories were put in place for residents within the Woolsey, Holy or Cranston fire burn scars. Several highways remained closed for repairs due to damage caused from las...
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Coyotes extend defenseman Oesterle's contract

The Arizona Coyotes have signed defenseman Jordan Oesterle to a two-year contract extension through the 2020-21 season.
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Jackson scores 21 to lift Omaha over W. Illinois 77-63

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Zach Jackson had 21 points as Omaha topped Western Illinois 77-63 on Wednesday night. KJ Robinson had 17 points for Omaha (17-9, 11-2 Summit League), which won its fifth straight game. JT Gibson added 13 points. Mitch Hahn had 12 points for the home team. Kobe Webster had 17 points for […]
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Bonds lifts Houston Baptist past Northwestern St. 92-54

HOUSTON (AP) — Braxton Bonds had 13 points to lead five Houston Baptist players in double figures as the Huskies easily defeated Northwestern State 92-54 on Wednesday night. Oliver Lynch-Daniels, Edward Hardt, Ty Dalton and Stephen O’Suji added 10 points apiece for the Huskies. Dalton also had nine rebounds. Northwestern State put up 25 points […]
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Syracuse beats No. 18 Louisville 69-49

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Syracuse desperately needed a game like this and slumping Louisville obliged. Elijah Hughes scored 18 points and Oshae Brissett had 16 to lead four players in double figures as the Orange beat the 18th-ranked Cardinals 69-49 on Wednesday night. The Orange, who had lost two of three, got back on track […]
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Review ruled out into sacking of Australia women’s coach

Brisbane (Australia) (AFP) – Australian football chiefs Thursday ruled out any review into the controversial sacking of national women’s coach Alen Stajcic, as his successor Ante Milicic said the team must move on with the... Visit for the rest of the story.
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How K-State changed its image -- and fans' minds on new coach

The Wildcats shed their old-school image by introducing new coach Chris Klieman with a behind-the-scenes social media campaign that shifted public opinion.
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Coyotes sign defenseman Oesterle to 2-year extension

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The Arizona Coyotes have signed defenseman Jordan Oesterle to a two-year contract extension through the 2020-21 season. Terms of the deal announced Wednesday were not disclosed. The 26-year-old Oesterle has a career-best 20 points with six goals in 51 games this season, his first with Arizona. He has 11 goals and […]
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