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  1. Erik Cole traded to Red Wings, as Detroit adds vital veteran
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    Erik Cole traded to Red Wings, as Detroit adds vital veteran

  2. Dustin Penner pulled from TSN trade deadline coverage
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    Dustin Penner pulled from TSN trade deadline coverage

  3. Curtis Glencross dealt to Capitals for pair of 2015 draft picks
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    Curtis Glencross dealt to Capitals for pair of 2015 draft picks

  4. Collapsing hoop nearly injures player after monster dunk
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    Collapsing hoop nearly injures player after monster dunk

  5. Rangers stay busy acquiring Sheppard, shipping out Stempniak in separate trades
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    Rangers stay busy acquiring Sheppard, shipping out Stempniak in separate trades

  6. Keith Yandle sent to Rangers for package including Anthony Duclair
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    Keith Yandle sent to Rangers for package including Anthony Duclair

  7. Lightning make big moves: trade Connolly, Gudas and acquire Coburn in different deals
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    Lightning make big moves: trade Connolly, Gudas and acquire Coburn in different deals

  8. Coyotes GM: Yandle deal, awful season ‘fast-tracks us to respectability’
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    Coyotes GM: Yandle deal, awful season ‘fast-tracks us to respectability’

  9. 2015 NHL trade deadline: High prices for players, high stakes for teams
    Nicholas J. Cotsonika

    2015 NHL trade deadline: High prices for players, high stakes for teams

  10. How Marv Albert, 73, could help boxing regain traction with younger crowd
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    How Marv Albert, 73, could help boxing regain traction with younger crowd

  11. Marshawn Lynch to Turkish TV on Super Bowl play: 'I was expecting the ball'
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    Marshawn Lynch to Turkish TV on Super Bowl play: 'I was expecting the ball'

  12. NHL Three Stars: Jagr moves up goal scoring list; Ovi tallies 40 & 41; wild game in Vancouver
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    NHL Three Stars: Jagr moves up goal scoring list; Ovi tallies 40 & 41; wild game in Vancouver

  • Fenninger strikes again: Wins super-G in Bulgaria

    Fenninger strikes again: Wins super-G in Bulgaria

    BANSKO, Bulgaria (AP) -- Olympic champion Anna Fenninger of Austria added pace to her World Cup title challenge Monday, winning the super-G for her third straight victory in Bansko. … More »

    AP - Sports - 35 minutes ago
  • Di Maria, Mata failing to live up to price tags at United

    Di Maria, Mata failing to live up to price tags at United

    Juan Mata and Angel Di Maria are the two most expensive players in Manchester United's history, costing a combined 97 million pounds ($150 million) last year as the club looked to regain its status as England's top team. So far, they aren't living … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 22 minutes ago
  • Setting aside rancour over Hong Kong, China welcomes Prince William

    Setting aside rancour over Hong Kong, China welcomes Prince William

    By Ben Blanchard BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese President Xi Jinping gave a warm welcome to Prince William on Monday as he began the first visit to the mainland by a member of the British royal family in almost three decades, setting aside rancour … More »

    Reuters - 2 hours 10 minutes ago
  • Lightning make big moves: trade Connolly, Gudas and acquire Coburn in different deals

    Lightning make big moves: trade Connolly, Gudas and acquire Coburn in different deals

    It's 2:00am on the East Coast on what's now officially trade deadline day. Do you know where your favorite team's players are? Well, if you don't, then you might want to look in the cities of Boston, Philadelphia, and/or Tampa Bay because all three … More »

    Puck Daddy - 2 hours 23 minutes ago
  • Setting aside rancor over Hong Kong, China welcomes Prince William

    Setting aside rancor over Hong Kong, China welcomes Prince William

    By Ben Blanchard BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese President Xi Jinping gave a warm welcome to Prince William on Monday as he began the first visit to the mainland by a member of the British royal family in almost three decades, setting aside rancor with … More »

    Reuters - 2 hours 26 minutes ago
  • Nadal wants traditional clay events protected

    Nadal wants traditional clay events protected

    By Rex Gowar BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - Rafa Nadal wants tournament organisers to maintain the tradition of clay courts on the Tour and said the growing number of events switching to harder surfaces could increase the injury risk to players long … More »

    Reuters - 2 hours 48 minutes ago
  • Cummins an injury doubt, Faulkner nears Australia return

    Cummins an injury doubt, Faulkner nears Australia return

    Australia fast bowler Pat Cummins sustained a minor injury in the loss to New Zealand at the weekend but all-rounder James Faulkner is close to a return for the World Cup co-hosts after recovering from a side strain. Injury-prone Cummins reported a … More »

    Reuters - 2 hours 50 minutes ago
  • Weekend Sports In Brief

    HAMPTON, Ga. (AP) -- Jimmie Johnson pulled away after the final restart with 13 laps to go, winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Atlanta Motor Speedway. … More »

    AP - Sports - 2 hours 51 minutes ago
  • PSG miss chance to top Ligue 1 after Monaco draw

    PSG miss chance to top Ligue 1 after Monaco draw

    Paris St Germain missed the opportunity to overtake Olympique Lyonnais at the top of Ligue 1 after a 0-0 draw at Monaco on Sunday. PSG failed to take advantage after Lyon suffered their first Ligue 1 defeat in three months against Lille on … More »

    Reuters - 2 hours 55 minutes ago
  • Saunders ponders whether NBA's All-Star break is too long

    In a season full of injuries, many hoped that the new, longer All-Star break would help NBA players catch their breath and recover after a grueling first 3 1/2 months. Commissioner Adam Silver extended the break at the players' behest, but it … More »

    AP - Sports - 3 hours ago
  • At 27-3, Florida State looking like postseason threat

    At 27-3, Florida State looking like postseason threat

    The seats at Florida State's home arena are now the same color, no longer the hideous palette that made Sue Semrau cringe for 17 years. When the NCAA tournament starts later this month, usual suspects like Connecticut, Notre Dame, Baylor and … More »

    AP - Sports - 3 hours ago
  • Johnson shows he's still the man to beat with Atlanta win

    Johnson shows he's still the man to beat with Atlanta win

    One by one, Jimmie Johnson picked off all the drivers ahead of him. The six-time NASCAR Sprint Cup is already taking aim at No. 7. With a performance that all but locked up his spot in the championship Chase, Johnson didn't even wait for the … More »

    AP - Sports - 3 hours ago
  • Poulter, Casey tied going to Monday sprint at Honda Classic

    Poulter, Casey tied going to Monday sprint at Honda Classic

    When the long day ended at soggy PGA National, Poulter and Paul Casey were tied for the lead at 7-under par - Poulter on the eighth tee, Casey in the rough on the 10th hole. They were one shot ahead Patrick Reed, who fell out of the lead with a … More »

    AP - Sports - 3 hours ago
  • Dortmund's Subotic turns down Serbia return

    Dortmund's Subotic turns down Serbia return

    By Zoran Milosavljevic BELGRADE (Reuters) - Borussia Dortmund defender Neven Subotic has turned down Serbia coach Radovan Curcic's request to resume his international career ahead of the national team's crunch Euro 2016 qualifiers, the Balkan … More »

    Reuters - 3 hours ago
  • Mighty Terry inspires Chelsea to League Cup glory

    Mighty Terry inspires Chelsea to League Cup glory

    By Ian Chadband LONDON (Reuters) - John Terry embellished his status to Chelsea fans as “captain, leader, legend” by scoring the goal that set his side on the way to a 2-0 win over Tottenham Hotspur in the Capital One League Cup final at a … More »

    Reuters - 3 hours ago
  • Canucks blow big lead, beat Blues in SO

    Canucks blow big lead, beat Blues in SO

    The Vancouver Canucks held a three-goal lead in the third period, and appeared on their way to an easy victory. Nick Bonino, Radim Vrbata and Chris Higgins scored in the shootout as the Canucks recovered from watching a three-goal lead slip away … More »

    AP - Sports - 3 hours ago
  • NHL Three Stars: Jagr moves up goal scoring list; Ovi tallies 40 & 41; wild game in Vancouver

    NHL Three Stars: Jagr moves up goal scoring list; Ovi tallies 40 & 41; wild game in Vancouver

    NHL Three Stars: Jagr moves up goal scoring list; Ovi notches goals 40 & 41; wild game in Vancouver … More »

    Puck Daddy - 3 hours ago
  • Vancouver Canucks recover from blown lead for 6-5 shootout win over Blues

    Vancouver Canucks recover from blown lead for 6-5 shootout win over Blues

    The Vancouver Canucks almost let it all slip away after giving up three goals in just over seven minutes in the third period on Sunday night. "It's not what we wanted to happen, blow a three-goal lead in the third, but some resiliency there, we … More »

    The Canadian Press - 4 hours ago
  • Sunday's Scoreboard

    Sunday's Games … More »

    The Canadian Press - 4 hours ago
  • Your Top Plays for Today

    Your Top Plays for Today

    Your Top Plays for Today: AP's Sports Guide … More »

    AP - Sports - 4 hours ago
  • What's on deck today at spring training

    What's on deck today at spring training

    What to watch for today at spring training: … More »

    AP - Sports - 4 hours ago
  • Irish back themselves to deal with De Villiers threat

    Irish back themselves to deal with De Villiers threat

    Ireland will not be altering the way they play to counter the batting threat of South Africa's AB de Villiers in Tuesday's Pool B clash in Canberra, skipper William Porterfield said on Monday. De Villiers confirmed his rich vein of form with a … More »

    Reuters - 4 hours ago
  • Strong bench key to South Africa's World Cup campaign

    Strong bench key to South Africa's World Cup campaign

    (Reuters) - South Africa's impressive depth was underlined in their emphatic World Cup win over West Indies on Friday and with paceman Vernon Philander and JP Duminy out injured, the Proteas will again rely on their "bench" to shine against Ireland. … More »

    Reuters - 4 hours ago
  • Nokia, NTT DoCoMo prepare for 5G ahead of Tokyo Olympics launch

    By Eric Auchard BARCELONA (Reuters) - Japan's NTT DoCoMo and Finland's Nokia said on Monday they are working together to develop networks running at high frequencies for use in the 5G wireless era - technology expected to be showcased at the 2020 … More »

    Reuters - 4 hours ago
  • Japan close in on deal with Halilhodzic - report

    (Reuters) - The Japan Football Association's talks with Vahid Halilhodzic on the vacant national team coaching job are progressing well and a deal could be in place before friendlies against Tunisia and Uzbekistan this month, JFA President Kuniya … More »

    Reuters - 4 hours ago
  • NHL-Highlights of Sunday's NHL games

    March 1 (The Sports Xchange) - Highlights of Sunday's National Hockey League games. - - - Panthers 4, Lightning 3 Jaromir Jagr scored his 717th career goal to tie Phil Esposito for fifth place on the NHL's all-time scoring list as Florida held off a … More »

    Reuters - 4 hours ago
  • Kaminsky's 31 lift No. 5 Badgers by MSU

    Kaminsky's 31 lift No. 5 Badgers by MSU

    ''Who's that Kaminsky guy?'' the Wisconsin coach asked. Kaminsky scored 31 points, Nigel Hayes added 14 and Wisconsin clinched at least a share of the Big Ten regular-season title with a 68-61 victory Sunday over Michigan State. Bryn Forbes' open … More »

    AP - Sports - 5 hours ago
  • Powell scores 28, has key 3 as UCLA wins

    Powell scores 28, has key 3 as UCLA wins

    Tony Parker slept in on a rainy Sunday morning, causing him to show up late to shootaround. His UCLA teammates were nearly as lackadaisical in the first half against Washington State. Led by Norman Powell and Parker, who lost his starting spot as … More »

    AP - Sports - 5 hours ago
  • Golf-Race to Dubai rankings

    March 2 (Infostrada Sports) - Race to Dubai rankings 1. (1) Danny Willett (Britain) 971413 2. (2) Anirban Lahiri (India) 687044 3. (3) Ross Fisher (Britain) 666789 4. (4) Branden Grace (South Africa) 636444 5. (5) Rory McIlroy (Britain) 631978 … More »

    Reuters - 5 hours ago
  • Dodgers give reliever Adams minors deal

    GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) -- Relief pitcher Mike Adams and the Los Angeles Dodgers have agreed to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring training. … More »

    AP - Sports - 5 hours ago
  • Pollock’s four points help solidify grasp for Oil Kings on WHL wildcard playoff spot: Sunday’s 3 stars

    Pollock’s four points help solidify grasp for Oil Kings on WHL wildcard playoff spot: Sunday’s 3 stars

    Pollock potted a pair and helped on two others for Edmonton in a 5-3 win over Prince Albert in a key four-point game; Timashov puts up four in Quebec's 5-1 win over rival Chicoutimi; DeAngelo best Soo Greyhound in rout over London. … More »

    Buzzing The Net - 5 hours ago
  • How Marv Albert, 73, could help boxing regain traction with younger crowd

    How Marv Albert, 73, could help boxing regain traction with younger crowd

    Albert's iconic voice and passion may pull in viewers for NBC's Premier Boxing Champions where others could not. … More »

    Yahoo Sports - 5 hours ago
  • St. Louis Blues at Vancouver Canucks - 03/01/2015

    St. Louis Blues at Vancouver Canucks - 03/01/2015

    St. Louis Blues at Vancouver Canucks - 03/01/2015 … More »

    NHL Highlights - 5 hours ago
  • Reaves fires one-timer past Lack

    Reaves fires one-timer past Lack

    St. Louis Blues forward Steve Ott fires a pass to Ryan Reaves who blasts it behind Vancouver Canucks goalie Eddie Lack to open the scoring. … More »

    NHL Highlights - 5 hours ago
  • Bonino beats Elliott high short side

    Bonino beats Elliott high short side

    Canucks forward Nick Bonino gets the puck and fires a perfect wrister over the right shoulder of Blues goalie Brian Elliott to extend the Canucks lead. … More »

    NHL Highlights - 5 hours ago
  • Backes and Oshie connect to tie game

    Backes and Oshie connect to tie game

    St. Louis Blues forwards David Backes and T.J. Oshie play give and go to beat Canucks goalie Eddie Lack and tie the game at 5-5 late in the third period. … More »

    NHL Highlights - 5 hours ago
  • Surging Ducks extend Stars' skid to 6

    Surging Ducks extend Stars' skid to 6

    Clayton Stoner can barely remember his last goal, let alone his last unassisted score. Stoner's unassisted go-ahead goal in the third period helped the Anaheim Ducks beat the Dallas Stars 3-1 on Sunday night. It was Stoner's first goal since March … More »

    AP - Sports - 5 hours ago
  • Broken arm ends Crusader Fruean's season

    Broken arm ends Crusader Fruean's season

    Robbie Fruean's hopes of reviving his career back at the Canterbury Crusaders this season have been left in tatters after he was sidelined for up to five months with a broken arm. The hulking winger's career has been blighted by heart problems and … More »

    Reuters - 5 hours ago
  • Booker's 29 lift hot-shooting Colorado

    Booker's 29 lift hot-shooting Colorado

    Was Askia Booker ever hot - both under the collar and on the court. The senior shooting guard drew an early technical for trash-talking, then let his play do the rest in Colorado's 87-81 win Sunday night over Arizona State. Booker's 29 points was … More »

    AP - Sports - 5 hours ago
  • Ducks top Stanford to clinch Pac-12 bye

    Ducks top Stanford to clinch Pac-12 bye

    Stanford coach Johnny Dawkins pointed to Oregon junior forward Elgin Cook as the primary reason the Ducks came out ahead in an important Pac-12 Conference game Sunday. Cook scored 21 points, the third time he's scored as many, and the Ducks beat … More »

    AP - Sports - 6 hours ago