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AHL At A Glance

by Associated Press on February 18, 2018 at 6:50 pm

All Times Eastern Eastern Conference Atlantic Division GP W L OL SOL Pts GF GA Lehigh Valley 53 32 14 3 4 71 185 160 WB/Scranton 49 30 14 4 1 65 165 141 Providence 52 30 17 3 2 65 148 126 Charlotte 54 30 21 0 3 63 186 157 Bridgeport 52 24… Continue Reading

Joe Durant wins PGA Tour Champions’ Chubb Classic

by Associated Press on February 18, 2018 at 6:41 pm

NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — Joe Durant birdied the final two holes — and got some help from Steve Stricker — to win the PGA Tour Champions’ Chubb Classic. Durant shot a 5-under 67 on Sunday for a four-stroke victory over Stricker, David Toms, Lee Janzen, Billy Mayfair and Tim Petrovic. Tied with Durant with two… Continue Reading

McDavid’s hat trick leads Oilers over Avalanche, 4-2

by Associated Press on February 18, 2018 at 5:55 pm

DENVER (AP) — Connor McDavid had his third hat trick of the season, and the Edmonton Oilers beat the Colorado Avalanche 4-2 on Sunday to snap a six-game losing streak. McDavid now has 11 goals in the last nine games and two hat tricks. His first two goals tied the game, and his last one… Continue Reading

ECHL At A Glance

by Associated Press on February 18, 2018 at 4:54 pm

All Times Eastern Eastern Conference North Division GP W L OL SOL Pts GF GA Manchester 52 32 16 3 1 68 202 149 Wheeling 53 28 21 4 0 60 192 175 Adirondack 52 28 20 2 2 60 170 172 Reading 51 28 20 3 0 59 159 140 Worcester 50 22 21… Continue Reading

No. 4 Louisville pulls away late to beat North Carolina

by Associated Press on February 18, 2018 at 4:49 pm

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — Asia Durr scored 19 points to help No. 4 Louisville rally past North Carolina 67-57 on Sunday. Arica Carter added 14 points for the Cardinals (27-2, 13-1 Atlantic Coast Conference), who finished 8-0 on the road in conference play for the second time in four years. Durr made two 3-pointers… Continue Reading

Red Sox re-sign Eduardo Nunez for infield insurance

by Associated Press on February 18, 2018 at 3:54 pm

FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — The Boston Red Sox have re-signed infielder Eduardo Nunez to a one-year contract with a player option for 2019, giving them another proven second baseman to fill in while Dustin Pedroia recovers from knee surgery. Nunez’s deal was done on Sunday, the day before the Red Sox hold their first… Continue Reading

NHL suspends Devils’ Wood 2 games for hit on Namestnikov

by Associated Press on February 18, 2018 at 3:53 pm

NEW YORK (AP) — New Jersey forward Miles Wood has been suspended for two games by the NHL for a blindside hit on Tampa Bay forward Vladislav Namestnikov. The league’s department of player safety issued its ruling Sunday, a day after the Devils’ 4-3 win at the Lightning. Wood was near the middle of the… Continue Reading

Laksa, Jespersen lead No. 22 USF to 77-68 OT win over UCF

by Associated Press on February 18, 2018 at 2:42 pm

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Kitija Laksa scored 32 points, Maria Jespersen had a double-double and No. 22 South Florida turned back Central Florida 77-68 in overtime on Sunday for a sweep in the War on I-4. The Bulls (22-5, 11-2 American), who have won seven straight, overcame a late turnover in regulation and gained control… Continue Reading

Harrison wants to win, no matter what team he’s playing on

by Associated Press on February 18, 2018 at 2:37 pm

BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) — Josh Harrison is still with the Pittsburgh Pirates, and his feelings aren’t much different than they were a month ago. Harrison spoke to reporters Sunday, the day before the first workout for Pittsburgh’s full squad. The 30-year-old second baseman told The Athletic last month that if the Pirates don’t expect to… Continue Reading