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Pens win, close ground on Capitals

/ Mar 18, 2017

Pens win, close ground on Capitals

Their MVP candidate center, the one that’s not Sidney Crosby, is hurting. Four of their top seven defensemen are in street clothes dealing with a variety of injuries. And yet the Pittsburgh Penguins keep rolling anyway. Their 6-4 victory over the New Jersey Devils ...

/ Mar 18, 2017

14-man Bulls hold off Sunwolves

The Sunwolves blew a golden opportunity to pick up their first Super Rugby win of the season, losing 34-21 to the Bulls at Loftus Versfeld Stadium on Friday night. The hosts were forced to play for half the game with 14 men after former ...

Giants re-sign Pierre-Paul

/ Mar 18, 2017

Giants re-sign Pierre-Paul

The New York Giants are convinced star defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul is fully healed from a fireworks accident that severely damaged his right hand. They believe that so much that they have given JPP a four-year contract worth about $68 million. “This is where ...

JAAF names marathon squad for world championships

/ Mar 17, 2017

JAAF names marathon squad for world championships

Yuka Ando, who clocked Japan’s fourth-best time in her debut race on Sunday, was named among six marathon runners by the Japan Association of Athletics Federations on Friday to compete at this summer’s IAAF World Athletics Championships in London. The 23-year-old, one of the ...

Predators skate past Capitals in overtime

/ Mar 17, 2017

Predators skate past Capitals in overtime

Two years of overtime struggles didn’t have the Nashville Predators all that concerned. The Predators got the puck and kept it long enough for Viktor Arvidsson to score 65 seconds into overtime and give them a 2-1 win over the NHL-leading Washington Capitals on ...

/ Mar 16, 2017

Watabe's Nordic combined win streak ends

Akito Watabe came up short in his bid for a third straight win and placed fourth at a Nordic combined World Cup meet on Wednesday. With the ski jumping leg canceled because of snow showers and strong winds, the preliminary jump score from the ...