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Wild captain Mikko Koivu to miss rest of season due to knee injury

Thu, 02/07/2019 - 02:04
Minnesota Wild captain Mikko Koivu will miss the rest of the season after tearing a ligament and cartilage in his right knee in an on-ice ...

Akita struggling in step up to first division

Thu, 02/07/2019 - 01:52
The Akita Northern Happinets know their limitations.But that hasn’t stopped second-year head coach Josep “Pep” Claros from pushing his charges to play an up-tempo game ...

Morgan Rielly scores winner as Maple Leafs edge Senators

Thu, 02/07/2019 - 01:51
Toronto’s victory over Ottawa was a little too back-and forth for Maple Leafs coach Mike Babcock’s liking.“Way too entertaining for the coach,” Babcock said. Morgan ...

Former Canucks captain Andre Boudriasdies at 75

Thu, 02/07/2019 - 01:46
Andre Boudrias, the former Vancouver Canucks captain and Montreal Canadiens assistant general manager, has died. He was 75.The Canadiens said Boudrias died Tuesday in Whistler. ...

Falcons release kicker Matt Bryant, team’s all-time scoring leader

Thu, 02/07/2019 - 01:46
The Atlanta Falcons released kicker Matt Bryant on Wednesday, ending the 10-year run of the team’s all-time leading scorer.The decision to not renew the team’s ...

FIVB launches Snow Volleyball World Tour

Thu, 02/07/2019 - 01:45
Snow volleyball has scheduled two events in a first-ever world tour as the new discipline attempts to gain a global footing, it was announced on ...

Mariners southpaw Yusei Kikuchi touted as one of top newcomers to majors

Thu, 02/07/2019 - 01:44
New Seattle Mariners pitcher Yusei Kikuchi, who debuts in Major League Baseball this year after eight seasons with the Seibu Lions, has been selected by ...

Cubs reliever Junichi Tazawa named non-roster invitee to spring training

Thu, 02/07/2019 - 01:44
Right-hander Junichi Tazawa, who has finalized a minor league contract with the Chicago Cubs, is among the 27 non-roster players invited to major league spring ...

Giants latest team to join Bryce Harper sweepstakes

Thu, 02/07/2019 - 01:24
The latest team to join the Bryce Harper sweepstakes is the San Francisco Giants, according to a multiple reports on Wednesday.Highly sought free agent outfielder ...

Manchester City back into first place

Thu, 02/07/2019 - 01:22
Manchester City climbed atop the Premier League standings — at least provisionally — for the first time since December by beating Everton 2-0 on Wednesday, ...

Boston celebrates Patriots’ sixth Super Bowl title

Wed, 02/06/2019 - 06:35
With cheers of “We want seven!” and “Next year, right here!” hundreds of thousands of jubilant fans jammed downtown Boston on Tuesday for a parade ...

Lindsey Vonn sitting out downhill training after super-G crash

Wed, 02/06/2019 - 06:34
Lindsey Vonn is sitting out downhill training at the world championships following her crash in the super-G.Vonn had the wind knocked out of her after ...

Rams begin to look ahead after Super Bowl defeat

Wed, 02/06/2019 - 06:32
The Los Angeles Rams have plenty of offseason work to do. Thanks to their run to the Super Bowl, they have a relatively short amount ...

Determined sekiwake Takakeisho not shying away from desire to become ozeki

Wed, 02/06/2019 - 06:31
Sumo wrestler Takakeisho said Wednesday he sees himself in a new light as he began training ahead of next month’s Spring Grand Sumo Tournament, where ...

Alex Ovechkin passes Sergei Fedorov for Russian scoring record in NHL

Wed, 02/06/2019 - 03:51
By STEPHEN WHYNO AP Hockey Writer Washington District of Columbia USA APBC-HKN—Ovechkin-Russian Record,1st Ld-Writethru Eds: Recasts with quotes, details, adds byline, photo. With AP Photos.WASHINGTON ...

European sumo overcomes schism to build popularity

Wed, 02/06/2019 - 03:42
What do Baruto, Dejima, Kotomitsuki and Goeido have in common besides being ozeki who have won championships?The answer of course is that all four men ...

Shoya Nakajima says “everything attractive” about new club Al-Duhail

Wed, 02/06/2019 - 03:35
Winger Shoya Nakajima said Tuesday he is eager to get on the pitch following his reported record transfer to Qatari first-division club Al-Duhail.The club announced ...

Yuta Watanabe has career night in Grizzlies’ victory over Timberwolves

Wed, 02/06/2019 - 03:33
Mike Conley had 25 points and nine assists in possibly his last game for Memphis, and the Grizzlies beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 108-106 on Tuesday ...

Amateur coaches feted at annual gala

Wed, 02/06/2019 - 03:29
The Japan Coaches Association rewarded amateur coaches who accomplished remarkable feats in 2018 during the sixth annual Japan Coaches’ Awards ceremony on Sunday in Tokyo.But ...

Paralympian hangs up her skis and looks to compete in taekwondo in Tokyo 2020

Tue, 02/05/2019 - 22:11
Two-time Paralympic medalist Shoko Ota hung up her skis following the 2014 Sochi Games, but she has taken up a new sport: the martial art ...

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