RECENT SPORTS NEWS

  • NHL Playoff Capsules

    April 19, 2014

    PITTSBURGH (AP) - Matt Calvert banged home a rebound 1:10 into the second overtime and the Columbus Blue Jackets earned the first playoff victory in franchise history with a 4-3 win over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Saturday night.

  • AL Capsules

    April 19, 2014

    CLEVELAND (AP) - Mark Buehrle pitched shutout ball into the eighth inning and remained unbeaten this season, leading the Toronto Blue Jays over the Cleveland Indians 5-0 on Saturday.

  • Flamboyant wins US debut at Santa Anita

    April 19, 2014

    ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) - Flamboyant won the $75,000 La Puente Stakes by a neck in his U.S. debut at Santa Anita on Saturday.

  • Golf Capsules

    April 19, 2014

    KAPOLEI, Hawaii (AP) - Michelle Wie rallied from four strokes back entering the day to shoot a 5-under 67 Saturday and win the LPGA LOTTE Championship.

  • NL Capsules

    April 19, 2014

    WASHINGTON (AP) - Nationals star Bryce Harper was pulled by first-year manager Matt Williams after failing to run out a grounder in Washington's 4-3 loss to the St. Louis Cardinals on Saturday.

  • NBA Capsules

    April 19, 2014

    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Jeff Teague scored a playoff career-high 28 points and Paul Millsap added 25 as eighth-seeded Atlanta rolled past top-seeded Indiana 101-93 on Saturday night, taking a 1-0 lead in the best-of-seven series.

  • NBA playoffs open with 3 road wins

    April 19, 2014

    So much for home-court advantage in the NBA playoffs.

  • Fed Cup: Germany 3, Australia 0

    April 20, 2014

    BRISBANE, Australia (AP) - Germany sealed its place in the Fed Cup final by taking an unbeatable 3-0 lead over Australia when Angelique Kerber beat Sam Stosur on Sunday.

  • Youngest winner on Japan women's tour at age 15

    April 20, 2014

    TOKYO (AP) - Japanese 15-year-old Minami Katsu became the youngest winner in the history of the Japan LPGA tour by shooting a 4-under 68 on Sunday to take out the Vantelin Ladies Open.

  • Hamilton wins third straight F1 race at Chinese GP

    April 20, 2014

    SHANGHAI (AP) - Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton captured his third straight Formula One race with ease on Sunday, leading from start to finish to win the Chinese Grand Prix.