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January 26, 2016 - 10:17pm
1 week 6 days ago

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — Aleksander Barkov and Vincent Trocheck scored power-play goals, and the Florida Panthers rolled into the All-Star break on another good note by topping the Toronto Maple Leafs 5-1 Tuesday night.

Reilly Smith and Jussi Jokinen each had a goal and an assist for Florida, which improved to 20-0-1 when scoring at least three times.

Roberto Luongo made 22 saves for Florida, which goes into the break atop the Atlantic Division and in...

January 26, 2016 - 10:17pm
1 week 6 days ago

NEW YORK (AP) — Yoenis Cespedes and the New York Mets have completed their $75 million, three-year contract, which gives the slugging outfielder a chance to terminate the deal after one season.

The Mets announced the move Tuesday night, four days after the sides agreed to terms — pending a physical. Cespedes gets a $10 million signing bonus and a $17.5 million salary this year. He receives a full no-trade provision and the opportunity to become a free agent again after...

January 26, 2016 - 10:16pm
1 week 6 days ago

TORONTO (AP) — All-Star starter Kyle Lowry put up 29 points before leaving with an injury in the final minutes and the Toronto Raptors downed the Washington Wizards 106-89 on Tuesday night for their ninth straight win, matching a franchise-best mark.

Lowry left and went up the tunnel toward the Raptors locker room with what appeared to be an injured hand with just under four minutes to go in the fourth quarter. He briefly returned before trainers escorted him back under...

January 26, 2016 - 10:15pm
1 week 6 days ago

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Riley Nash scored two goals, Jeff Skinner had a goal and an assist and the Carolina Hurricanes routed the Chicago Blackhawks 5-0 on Tuesday night in the final game before the All-Star break for each team.

Carolina outshot the reigning Stanley Cup champions 16-5 in the first period, taking a 3-0 lead and chasing goalie Corey Crawford.

Eddie Lack made 26 saves to improve to 4-1 in his career against the Blackhawks. Crawford,...

January 26, 2016 - 10:14pm
1 week 6 days ago

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Kwan Cheatham Jr. didn't miss a shot and scored 18 points to help Akron beat Northern Illinois 76-66 on Tuesday night.

Cheatham was 5 of 5 from the floor, and made four 3-pointers and four free throws. Antino Jackson and Isaiah Johnson added 13 points apiece for the Zips (16-4, 5-2 Mid-American Conference), who have won three straight.

Marshawn Wilson scored 15 points to lead Northern Illinois (16-4, 5-2). Aaric Armstead and Travon...

January 26, 2016 - 10:11pm
1 week 5 days ago
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January 26, 2016 - 10:07pm
1 week 6 days ago

NEW YORK (AP) — Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh each scored 27 points, leading the Miami Heat over the Brooklyn Nets 102-98 on Tuesday night.

Wade also had eight assists and four rebounds. Justise Winslow added 13 points and seven rebounds for the Heat.

Andrea Bargnani had 20 points and Joe Johnson had 15 for the Nets.

The Heat led 99-96 when Wayne Ellington missed a 3-point shot that would've tied it. Bosh then hit one of two foul...

January 26, 2016 - 10:05pm
1 week 6 days ago

BOSTON (AP) — Corey Perry scored his 20th goal and added an assist for the Anaheim Ducks in a 6-2 win over the Boston Bruins on Tuesday night.

Shea Theodore, David Perron and Ryan Kesler also each had a goal and an assist, and Kevin Bieksa and Mike Santorelli also scored for the Ducks. Anaheim scored four straight goals after falling behind 1-0 in the opening minute and has won five of six. The Ducks take a three-game winning streak into the All-Star break....

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