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  • Hot Stove Digest: David Wright could be limited to 130 games

    Hot Stove Digest: David Wright could be limited to 130 games

    A look at the day's MLB news and rumors, plus other cool baseball stuff from around the Internet. … More »

    Big League Stew - 3 minutes 32 seconds ago
  • Texas-Arlington coasts to 91-60 win over Appalachian State

    ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) -- Jalen Jones sank four 3-pointers and scored 18 points to lead Texas-Arlington to a 91-60 win over Appalachian State on Saturday night. … More »

    AP - Sports - 4 minutes 48 seconds ago
  • Denny Hamlin wins opening Daytona race for 3rd time

    Denny Hamlin wins opening Daytona race for 3rd time

    Joe Gibbs Racing opened a new season exactly where it left off last year: On top of the podium. Denny Hamlin won the Sprint Unlimited - the kickoff to Speedweeks - on Saturday night to give JGR its third consecutive win in the exhibition race. JGR … More »

    AP - Sports - 18 minutes ago
  • Maten, Mann lead Georgia over Mississippi State 66-57

    STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) -- Yante Maten and Charles Mann combined for 46 points and 14 rebounds in leading Georgia to a 66-57 win over Mississippi State on Saturday night. … More »

    AP - Sports - 25 minutes ago
  • The Latest: Zach LaVine takes flight, wins 2nd dunk contest

    The Latest: Zach LaVine takes flight, wins 2nd dunk contest

    Minnesota Timberwolves guard Zach LaVine outlasted Orlando's Aaron Gordon in an epic final round of the dunk contest, posting four straight perfect 50s to win for the second straight year. LaVine and Gordon matched each other dunk for dunk for the … More »

    AP - Sports - 10 minutes ago
  • Thompson beats Curry to win 3-point title

    Thompson beats Curry to win 3-point title

    Klay Thompson did what barely any team has done this year. The 3-point contest championship has gone from one ''Splash Brother'' to another, as Thompson beat his Golden State teammate and defending champion with a dazzling display at All-Star … More »

    AP - Sports - 11 minutes ago
  • Kelly comes up big in OT, Marshall tops W. Kentucky, 96-93

    BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) -- James Kelly scored seven straight points to give Marshall the lead in overtime and Stevie Browning added two free throws to put away a 96-93 victory over Western Kentucky Saturday night. … More »

    AP - Sports - 12 minutes ago
  • Australian shepherd wins agility at Westminster

    Australian shepherd wins agility at Westminster

    An Australian shepherd named Holster scrambled, sprang and wriggled to take the Westminster Kennel Club agility title Saturday night. Seeming undaunted by anything, Holster wove at a whiz through a timed course of jumps, tunnels, ramps and more as … More »

    AP - Sports - 12 minutes ago
  • Seguin scores twice during big 2nd, Stars beat Capitals 4-3

    Seguin scores twice during big 2nd, Stars beat Capitals 4-3

    Tyler Seguin scored twice during a four-goal second period and the Dallas Stars held off the Washington Capitals 4-3 in a battle between two of the NHL's top teams on Saturday night. Washington leads the Eastern Conference, and Dallas began the … More »

    AP - Sports - 14 minutes ago
  • The Latest: All-star teams have light-hearted practices in front of Toronto fans

    The Latest: All-star teams have light-hearted practices in front of Toronto fans

    Minnesota Timberwolves guard Zach LaVine outlasted Orlando's Aaron Gordon in an epic final round of the dunk contest, posting four straight perfect 50s to win for the second straight year. LaVine and Gordon matched each other dunk for dunk for the … More »

    The Canadian Press - 15 minutes ago
  • Minnesota redshirt has a lot to wrestle for in ill young pal

    Minnesota redshirt has a lot to wrestle for in ill young pal

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Larry Early III is redshirting his first year at Minnesota. He still has a whole lot to wrestle for. … More »

    AP - Sports - 16 minutes ago
  • No. 14 Iowa State beats No. 24 Texas 85-75

    No. 14 Iowa State beats No. 24 Texas 85-75

    AMES, Iowa (AP) -- Georges Niang and Monte Morris each scored 24 points as No. 14 Iowa State beat 24th-ranked Texas 85-75 on Saturday night in Jameel McKay's return from a two-game suspension. … More »

    AP - Sports - 17 minutes ago
  • OHL Roundup: Mike Amadio scores five but Battalion still fall to Frontenacs

    KINGSTON, Ont. - Mike Amadio did his part but it still wasn't enough for the North Bay Battalion on Saturday night. … More »

    The Canadian Press - 18 minutes ago
  • Oral Roberts holds off Western Illinois 72-66

    TULSA, Okla. (AP) -- Obi Emegano and Albert Owens combined for 47 points to lead Oral Roberts to a 72-66 win over Western Illinois on Saturday night. … More »

    AP - Sports - 20 minutes ago
  • UConn goes up 20, then holds off Tulsa 75-73

    UConn goes up 20, then holds off Tulsa 75-73

    Omar Calhoun tied a season high with 14 points and Connecticut held off Tulsa 75-73 on Saturday after leading by 20 points in the second half. Five Huskies scored in double figures to help UConn to the win, which came less than 48 hours after the … More »

    AP - Sports - 21 minutes ago
  • Alabama State edges Alabama A&M 74-68

    NORMAL, Ala. (AP) -- Jamel Waters scored 16 points with five rebounds as Alabama State edged Alabama A&M 74-68 on Saturday night. … More »

    AP - Sports - 22 minutes ago
  • Minnis tip-in gives Wright St. 61-59 win over Valparaiso

    VALPARAISO, Ind. (AP) -- Joe Thomasson scored 14 points, Biggie Minnis tipped in an offensive rebound with one second left, and Wright State earned the season sweep over Valparaiso with a 61-59 win on Saturday. … More »

    AP - Sports - 23 minutes ago
  • Cal blows big lead but holds on to beat Oregon State

    Cal blows big lead but holds on to beat Oregon State

    Jabari Bird isn't making much of his recent scoring surge, even though it's helped California to climb within reach of the Pac-12 lead. What's more important to Bird is getting the Golden Bears to transfer their home success to the road, something … More »

    AP - Sports - 25 minutes ago
  • No. 2 Maryland loses at home to Wisconsin, 70-57

    No. 2 Maryland loses at home to Wisconsin, 70-57

    Maryland tried just about everything to get the ball in the basket - driving to the hoop, shooting from the outside, working it inside and out. The second-ranked Terrapins went nearly 11 minutes without a field goal in the decisive first half, fell … More »

    AP - Sports - 26 minutes ago
  • Saint Joseph's dominates La Salle 88-62

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Isaiah Miles scored 19 points and grabbed eight rebounds, James Demery added 17 points, and Saint Joseph's improved to 10-0 on the road with an 88-62 win over La Salle on Saturday night. … More »

    AP - Sports - 26 minutes ago
  • LaVine Spins And Sends It Home

    LaVine Spins And Sends It Home

    Zach LaVine goes up for the spinning one-handed jam for his first dunk in the final round of the Verizon Dunk Contest. … More »

    NBA.com - 27 minutes ago
  • Vickers wrecks as Stewart's replacement

    Vickers wrecks as Stewart's replacement

    Vickers crashed hard in his first race as Tony Stewart's temporary replacement Saturday night at Daytona International Speedway. Vickers got loose on lap 23 of the exhibition Sprint Unlimited, triggering a six-car wreck that included Dale Earnhardt … More »

    AP - Sports - 29 minutes ago
  • Steph Curry returns to his former home as one of NBA's biggest stars

    Steph Curry returns to his former home as one of NBA's biggest stars

    Steph Curry is 11 or 12 years old, and shooting hoops on the floor of the Air Canada Centre like he owns the place. The reigning NBA MVP, now 27, is back in Toronto as one of the game's biggest stars, and speaks fondly of the city and arena in … More »

    The Canadian Press - 30 minutes ago
  • Demps, Lindsey score 18, Northwestern beats Illinois 58-56

    Demps, Lindsey score 18, Northwestern beats Illinois 58-56

    Tre Demps and Scottie Lindsey each scored 18 points and hit four 3-pointers, and Northwestern beat Illinois 58-56 in a matchup between struggling teams on Saturday night. The Wildcats were leading by two when the Fighting Illini's Malcolm Hill got … More »

    AP - Sports - 30 minutes ago
  • Wild fire coach Yeo after eighth straight loss

    Wild fire coach Yeo after eighth straight loss

    Minnesota Wild sacked head coach Mike Yeo after their 4-2 home loss to the Boston Bruins on Saturday, their eighth defeat in a row in the NHL. Under Yeo, the Wild dropped 13 of 14 games to fall out of a playoff position in the Western Conference … More »

    Reuters - 32 minutes ago
  • Texas Tech beats another Top 25 team, 84-66 at No. 21 Baylor

    Texas Tech beats another Top 25 team, 84-66 at No. 21 Baylor

    Keenan Evans scored a career-high 21 points and had two steals in Texas Tech's go-ahead run as the Red Raiders upset No. 21 Baylor 84-66 on Saturday night, giving them their second consecutive win over a Top 25 team. Justin Gray had six of his 17 … More »

    AP - Sports - 32 minutes ago
  • Arcobello, Leipsic lead Leafs by Canucks

    Arcobello, Leipsic lead Leafs by Canucks

    Mark Arcobello scored his first two goals of the season 17 seconds apart, Brendan Leipsic got his first NHL goal in his first game and the Toronto Maple Leafs beat the Vancouver Canucks 5-2 on Saturday night to end a three-game skid. James Reimer … More »

    AP - Sports - 34 minutes ago
  • Gordon Skies Over Stuff

    Gordon Skies Over Stuff

    Aaron Gordon skies over Stuff The Magic Dragon in his second dunk of the first round of the Verizon Slam Dunk Contest. … More »

    NBA.com - 35 minutes ago
  • LaVine From The Free Throw Line

    LaVine From The Free Throw Line

    Zach LaVine flies from the free throw line for an alley-oop dunk on his second attempt of the first round in the Verizon Dunk Contest. … More »

    NBA.com - 36 minutes ago
  • Murray State annihilates SE Missouri State 83-56

    MURRAY, Ky. (AP) -- Gee McGhee scored 23 points and Jeffrey Moss added 20 as Murray State demolished Southeast Missouri State 83-56 on Saturday night. … More »

    AP - Sports - 36 minutes ago
  • Milliken's late 3 helps Creighton edge Marquette 65-62

    MILWAUKEE (AP) -- James Milliken made the go-ahead 3-pointer with 1:04 left to help Creighton beat Marquette 65-62 on Saturday night. … More »

    AP - Sports - 37 minutes ago
  • SIU-Edwardsville beats Eastern Illinois behind Eslik's 29

    CHARLESTON, Ill. (AP) -- Burak Eslik scored 29 points and made all 12 of his free throws to lead Southern Illinois-Edwardsville over Eastern Illinois 72-64 on Saturday night to end a six-game skid. … More »

    AP - Sports - 37 minutes ago
  • Jenner scores twice to help Columbus beat Ottawa 4-2

    Jenner scores twice to help Columbus beat Ottawa 4-2

    Boone Jenner scored twice, Cam Atkinson and Brandon Saad each had goals and the Columbus Blue Jackets beat the Ottawa Senators 4-2 on Saturday night. Seth Jones had two assists and Joonas Korpisalo made 33 saves for Columbus. Atkinson also had an … More »

    The Canadian Press - 39 minutes ago
  • 'Nova beats St. John's after slow start

    'Nova beats St. John's after slow start

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Daniel Ochefu had a career-high 25 points, Ryan Arcidiacono scored 13 and No. 1 Villanova beat St. John's 73-63 Saturday night. … More »

    AP - Sports - 39 minutes ago
  • Rupp, Cragg win U.S. Olympic marathon trials

    Rupp, Cragg win U.S. Olympic marathon trials

    Olympian Galen Rupp made his marathon debut in memorable style, racing away from 40-year-old Meb Keflezighi to win the U.S. Olympic trials on a hot Saturday in Los Angeles. Rupp, the Olympic 10,000 metres silver medallist on the track, pulled past … More »

    Reuters - 44 minutes ago
  • Hutton blanks Panthers as Predators roll

    Hutton blanks Panthers as Predators roll

    Backup goaltender Carter Hutton made 22 saves and Calle Jarnkrok scored twice to lead the Nashville Predators to a 5-0 win over the Florida Panthers on Saturday night. Miikka Salomaki, James Neal and Shea Weber also scored for Nashville. Playing … More »

    AP - Sports - 45 minutes ago
  • LaVine Steals The Show... Again

    LaVine Steals The Show... Again

    Zach LaVine goes up for a vicious behind the back reverse dunk in the first round of the Verizon Dunk Contest. … More »

    NBA.com - 48 minutes ago
  • NHL-Wild fire coach Yeo after eighth straight loss

    Minnesota Wild sacked head coach Mike Yeo after their 4-2 home loss to the Boston Bruins on Saturday, their eighth defeat in a row in the NHL. Under Yeo, the Wild dropped 13 of 14 games to fall out of a playoff position in the Western Conference … More »

    Reuters - 49 minutes ago
  • Toledo crushes Miami (Ohio) 93-49

    TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) -- Zach Garber, Jonathan Williams and Nate Navigato all scored 15 points apiece and Toledo crushed Miami (Ohio) 93-49 on Saturday. … More »

    AP - Sports - 51 minutes ago
  • Nestrasil, Rask score 2 to lift 'Canes

    Nestrasil, Rask score 2 to lift 'Canes

    Andrej Nestrasil and Victor Rask scored two goals apiece to help the Carolina Hurricanes beat the New York Islanders 6-3 on Saturday night. Riley Nash and Kris Versteeg also scored for Carolina, which was celebrating the 10-year anniversary of its … More »

    AP - Sports - 53 minutes ago