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Bernier stops 43 shots in 100th career win

/ Mar 10, 2017

Bernier stops 43 shots in 100th career win

Jonathan Bernier was terrific. The rest of the Anaheim Ducks were good enough. Bernier made 43 saves for his 100th NHL win, and Anaheim cooled off the Chicago Blackhawks with a 1-0 victory on Thursday. Corey Perry scored in the second period as the ...

Bonino, Malkin make big impact for Pens

/ Mar 9, 2017

Bonino, Malkin make big impact for Pens

Nick Bonino and Evgeni Malkin had different kinds of hat tricks Wednesday night. Bonino had three goals to help the Pittsburgh Penguins beat the Winnipeg Jets 7-4 for their third win in a row. Malkin scored his 30th and 31st goals had a “Gordie ...

Cowboys to release Romo: source

/ Mar 9, 2017

Cowboys to release Romo: source

Tony Romo’s star-crossed career as the starting quarterback for the Dallas Cowboys will soon be over. A person with knowledge of the decision told The Associated Press that the Cowboys will release Romo when the NFL year opens on Thursday. The person spoke on ...

Horishima claims gold at freestyle ski worlds

/ Mar 9, 2017

Horishima claims gold at freestyle ski worlds

Debutant Ikuma Horishima on Wednesday became the first Japanese man to capture moguls gold at the Freestyle World Ski Championships. The 19-year-old was helped by a costly mistake by Canadian gold medal favorite Mikael Kingsbury, who touched the snow with his hand when landing ...

/ Mar 8, 2017

Serena withdraws from Indian Wells

Serena Williams withdrew from the BNP Paribas Open that begins Wednesday because of a left knee injury, leaving the desert tournament without the world’s top-ranked women’s player. The withdrawal also cost Williams a chance to retain her top ranking. Angelique Kerber, a two-time semifinalist ...

Bobrovsky bails out Blue Jackets

/ Mar 8, 2017

Bobrovsky bails out Blue Jackets

With All-Star Sergei Bobrovsky in the net, a team can get away with some not-so-energetic play from time to time. Bobrovsky made 33 saves for his third consecutive shutout and the Columbus Blue Jackets handed the New Jersey Devils their eighth straight loss with ...

Onozuka claims silver in women's halfpipe

/ Mar 8, 2017

Onozuka claims silver in women's halfpipe

Ayana Onozuka claimed the silver medal in the women’s halfpipe in the freestyle skiing World Cup season finale on Tuesday. Onozuka, who won bronze at the Sochi Winter Games in 2014, earned 86.00 points to place second behind Cassie Sharpe of Canada, who posted ...

/ Mar 7, 2017

Ex-Raider Marvin dies at 61

Former Super Bowl champion and Tennessee player Mickey Marvin has died. Paul Luck of Forest Lawn Funeral Home in Henderson said Marvin died Monday. He was 61 and had been fighting ALS. Marvin was drafted in the fourth round by the Oakland Raiders in ...

/ Mar 7, 2017

Fredericks resigns from IAAF task force

Former sprinter Frankie Fredericks said on Monday he had stepped down from an IAAF task force investigating Russian doping amid a corruption probe. “I have decided to step aside from the task force so that the integrity of its work is not questioned due ...

/ Mar 7, 2017

Expansion club Golden Knights sign first player

The expansion Vegas Golden Knights have made their first player transaction, signing free-agent junior forward Reid Duke to a three-year contract. The NHL’s 31st franchise made its first move Monday. Duke is the Brandon Wheat Kings’ top scorer with 35 goals and 32 assists ...