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    Rinaldo scores in 3rd, Predators beat Flames 5-3


    CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Zac Rinaldo scored the tiebreaking goal in the third period to lead the Nashville Predators to a 5-3 win over the Calgary Flames on Friday night.Kevin Fiala and Filip Forsberg each had a goal and an...

    CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Zac Rinaldo scored the tiebreaking goal in the third period to lead the Nashville Predators to a 5-3 win over the Calgary Flames on Friday night.Kevin Fiala and Filip Forsberg each had a goal and an assist,...

    Friday's Major League Linescores


    Ryu, Urias (4), Wood (5), Floro (6), Ferguson (6), Maeda (7), Hill (8) and Barnes, Grandal; Miley, Knebel (5), Jeffress (7), Burnes (8) and Kratz, Pina. W_Knebel 1-0. L_Ryu 1-1. HRs_Los Angeles, Freese...

    Ryu, Urias (4), Wood (5), Floro (6), Ferguson (6), Maeda (7), Hill (8) and Barnes, Grandal; Miley, Knebel (5), Jeffress (7), Burnes (8) and Kratz, Pina. W_Knebel 1-0. L_Ryu 1-1. HRs_Los Angeles, Freese (2).

    Aguilar, Brewers beat Dodgers 7-2, send NLCS to Game 7


    MILWAUKEE (AP) — Jesus Aguilar and the Milwaukee Brewers forced the NL Championship Series to Game 7, bolting to a big lead and handing it to their dominant bullpen in a 7-2 win over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Friday...

    MILWAUKEE (AP) — Jesus Aguilar and the Milwaukee Brewers forced the NL Championship Series to Game 7, bolting to a big lead and handing it to their dominant bullpen in a 7-2 win over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Friday night.Aguilar...

    Postseason Baseball Glance


    Saturday, Oct. 13: Houston 7, Boston 2Sunday, Oct. 14: Boston 7, Houston 5Tuesday, Oct. 16: Boston 8, Houston 2Wednesday, Oct. 17: Boston 8, Houston 6Thursday, Oct. 18: Boston 4, Houston 1Friday, Oct. 12: Milwaukee 6,...

    Saturday, Oct. 13: Houston 7, Boston 2Sunday, Oct. 14: Boston 7, Houston 5Tuesday, Oct. 16: Boston 8, Houston 2Wednesday, Oct. 17: Boston 8, Houston 6Thursday, Oct. 18: Boston 4, Houston 1Friday, Oct. 12: Milwaukee 6, Los...

    Tarasova-Morozov win Skate America pairs short program


    EVERETT, Wash. (AP) — Evgenia Tarasova and Vladimir Morozov of Russia won the pairs short program by a wide margin Friday night at Skate America.Performing to "I Got You" by James Brown, the Russian pair earned 71.24 points....

    EVERETT, Wash. (AP) — Evgenia Tarasova and Vladimir Morozov of Russia won the pairs short program by a wide margin Friday night at Skate America.Performing to "I Got You" by James Brown, the Russian pair earned 71.24 points. That...

    Expanded Conference Glance


    NOTE: Two points for a win, one point for overtime loss. Top three teams in each division and two wild cards per conference advance to playoffs.Colorado 5, New Jersey 3Columbus 6, Philadelphia 3Pittsburgh 3, Toronto...

    NOTE: Two points for a win, one point for overtime loss. Top three teams in each division and two wild cards per conference advance to playoffs.Colorado 5, New Jersey 3Columbus 6, Philadelphia 3Pittsburgh 3, Toronto 0Tampa...

    National Hockey League


    NOTE: Two points for a win, one point for overtime loss. Top three teams in each division and two wild cards per conference advance to playoffs.Colorado 5, New Jersey 3Columbus 6, Philadelphia 3Pittsburgh 3, Toronto...

    NOTE: Two points for a win, one point for overtime loss. Top three teams in each division and two wild cards per conference advance to playoffs.Colorado 5, New Jersey 3Columbus 6, Philadelphia 3Pittsburgh 3, Toronto 0Tampa...
    Live rugby updates: Auckland v Wellington, Mitre 10 Cup Premiership semifinal

    Live rugby updates: Auckland v Wellington, Mitre 10 Cup Premiership semifinal


    Follow live as Auckland take on Wellington in the second Mitre 10 Cup semifinal at Eden Park. The TAB highlight the best bets of the Mitre 10 Cup semi-finals.Best betAuckland v WellingtonPoints Start: Wellington +2.5...

    Follow live as Auckland take on Wellington in the second Mitre 10 Cup semifinal at Eden Park. The TAB highlight the best bets of the Mitre 10 Cup semi-finals.Best betAuckland v WellingtonPoints Start: Wellington +2.5 ($1.92)Wellington...

    Antetokounmpo, Middleton help Bucks beat Pacers 118-101


    MILWAUKEE (AP) — Giannis Antetokounmpo had 26 points and 15 rebounds and Khris Middleton added 25 points to help the Milwaukee Bucks beat the Indiana Pacers 118-101 on Friday night.Victor Oladipo led Indiana with 25 points,...

    MILWAUKEE (AP) — Giannis Antetokounmpo had 26 points and 15 rebounds and Khris Middleton added 25 points to help the Milwaukee Bucks beat the Indiana Pacers 118-101 on Friday night.Victor Oladipo led Indiana with 25 points, and...
    League: Tonga v Australia - All you need to know

    League: Tonga v Australia - All you need to know


    All you need to know ahead of the historic clash between Tonga and Australia at Mt Smart Stadium. Mate Ma'a Tonga v Kangaroos, Saturday 20 October, 7.45pm kickoff The world No. 1 Kangaroos side is facing the prospect of...

    All you need to know ahead of the historic clash between Tonga and Australia at Mt Smart Stadium. Mate Ma'a Tonga v Kangaroos, Saturday 20 October, 7.45pm kickoff The world No. 1 Kangaroos side is facing the prospect of consecutive...

    National Basketball Association


    ___Miami 113, Washington 112Philadelphia 127, Chicago 108Portland 128, L.A. Lakers 119Charlotte 120, Orlando 88Brooklyn 107, New York 105Memphis 131, Atlanta 117Minnesota 131, Cleveland 123New Orleans 149,...

    ___Miami 113, Washington 112Philadelphia 127, Chicago 108Portland 128, L.A. Lakers 119Charlotte 120, Orlando 88Brooklyn 107, New York 105Memphis 131, Atlanta 117Minnesota 131, Cleveland 123New Orleans 149, Sacramento...

    Temple, Jackson Jr. lead Grizzlies past Hawks 131-117


    MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The Memphis Grizzlies' newcomers made a fine first impression on the home crowd.Garrett Temple, picked up in a trade from Sacramento, scored 30 points, rookie Jaren Jackson Jr. added 24 as the Grizzlies...

    MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The Memphis Grizzlies' newcomers made a fine first impression on the home crowd.Garrett Temple, picked up in a trade from Sacramento, scored 30 points, rookie Jaren Jackson Jr. added 24 as the Grizzlies built...

    Suter has winning goal, 2 assists as Wild beat Stars 3-1


    DALLAS (AP) — Ryan Suter scored the winning goal in the third period and had two assists as the Minnesota Wild beat the Dallas Stars 3-1 on Friday night.Dallas goalie Ben Bishop had stopped a shot by Eric Staal, but the puck...

    DALLAS (AP) — Ryan Suter scored the winning goal in the third period and had two assists as the Minnesota Wild beat the Dallas Stars 3-1 on Friday night.Dallas goalie Ben Bishop had stopped a shot by Eric Staal, but the puck went...

    Butler leads T-wolves with 33 points in 131-123 win vs. Cavs


    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Jimmy Butler brushed off some early jeers from the jaded home crowd, scoring 33 points in 36 minutes to lead the Minnesota Timberwolves past the Cleveland Cavaliers 131-123 on Friday night.Andrew Wiggins...

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Jimmy Butler brushed off some early jeers from the jaded home crowd, scoring 33 points in 36 minutes to lead the Minnesota Timberwolves past the Cleveland Cavaliers 131-123 on Friday night.Andrew Wiggins pitched...

    National Basketball Association


    ___Miami 113, Washington 112Philadelphia 127, Chicago 108Portland 128, L.A. Lakers 119Charlotte 120, Orlando 88Brooklyn 107, New York 105Memphis 131, Atlanta 116Minnesota 131, Cleveland 123New Orleans 149,...

    ___Miami 113, Washington 112Philadelphia 127, Chicago 108Portland 128, L.A. Lakers 119Charlotte 120, Orlando 88Brooklyn 107, New York 105Memphis 131, Atlanta 116Minnesota 131, Cleveland 123New Orleans 149, Sacramento...

    Mirotic, Davis push Pelicans past Kings, 149-129


    NEW ORLEANS (AP) — When Anthony Davis wasn't soaring to the rim to slam down alley-oop lobs, Nikola Mirotic was burying a barrage of 3s that had the crowd chanting his name.By the end of the night, the New Orleans Pelicans...

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) — When Anthony Davis wasn't soaring to the rim to slam down alley-oop lobs, Nikola Mirotic was burying a barrage of 3s that had the crowd chanting his name.By the end of the night, the New Orleans Pelicans were...

    Kawhi Leonard scores 31 points, Raptors beat Celtics 113-101


    TORONTO (AP) — Kawhi Leonard isn't quite back up to speed after missing most of last season.That's just fine with the Toronto Raptors. They are plenty happy with the way Leonard is playing right now.Leonard had 31 points and...

    TORONTO (AP) — Kawhi Leonard isn't quite back up to speed after missing most of last season.That's just fine with the Toronto Raptors. They are plenty happy with the way Leonard is playing right now.Leonard had 31 points and 10...

    Expanded Conference Glance


    NOTE: Two points for a win, one point for overtime loss. Top three teams in each division and two wild cards per conference advance to playoffs.Colorado 5, New Jersey 3Columbus 6, Philadelphia 3Pittsburgh 3, Toronto...

    NOTE: Two points for a win, one point for overtime loss. Top three teams in each division and two wild cards per conference advance to playoffs.Colorado 5, New Jersey 3Columbus 6, Philadelphia 3Pittsburgh 3, Toronto 0Tampa...

    National Hockey League


    NOTE: Two points for a win, one point for overtime loss. Top three teams in each division and two wild cards per conference advance to playoffs.Colorado 5, New Jersey 3Columbus 6, Philadelphia 3Pittsburgh 3, Toronto...

    NOTE: Two points for a win, one point for overtime loss. Top three teams in each division and two wild cards per conference advance to playoffs.Colorado 5, New Jersey 3Columbus 6, Philadelphia 3Pittsburgh 3, Toronto 0Tampa...

    Huberdeau, Panthers beat Capitals for first win of season


    WASHINGTON (AP) — A dominant first period and a three-goal lead had the Florida Panthers feeling a little too good about cruising toward their first victory of the season."You feel comfortable, but I think we can't feel too...

    WASHINGTON (AP) — A dominant first period and a three-goal lead had the Florida Panthers feeling a little too good about cruising toward their first victory of the season."You feel comfortable, but I think we can't feel too comfortable,"...