Hockey

MacKinnon, Calvert score 11 seconds apart; Avs beat Jets 7-1

[ad_1] DENVER (AP) — Nathan MacKinnon and Matt Calvert scored 11 seconds apart in the third period, Semyon Varlamov made 26 saves in another strong performance and the Colorado Avalanche beat the Winnipeg Jets 7-1 on Wednesday night. Carl Soderberg, Mikko Rantanen, Tyson Jost, Gabriel Landeskog and A.J. Greer also scored to help Colorado win two in a row for the first time since late November. In addition, MacKinnon’s power-play
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Duke loses Zion Williamson to mild knee sprain when shoe blows out

[ad_1] DURHAM, N.C. -- Duke freshman sensation Zion Williamson was forced out of Wednesday night's game against rival North Carolina after just 36 seconds with what Blue Devils coach Mike Kzryzewski called a "mild knee sprain."After Duke star Zion Williamson left Wednesday's game against North Carolina with an apparent knee injury, Caesars Palace lengthened the Blue Devils' odds of winning the national title from +200 to +250.Duke's Zion Williamson left
Swimming

2019 GLIAC Championships Day 1: Wayne State Breaks Relay Record

[ad_1] The post 2019 GLIAC Championships Day 1: Wayne State Breaks Relay Record appeared first on Swimming World News. By Olivia Wile, Swimming World College Intern. It was a quick, yet eventful evening at the first finals session of the 2019 Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) Championship swim The post 2019 GLIAC Championships Day 1: Wayne State Breaks Relay Record appeared first on Swimming World News. [ad_2] Source link
Basketball

NBA players react to Zion Williamson’s injury

[ad_1] Shortly after the game started between No. 1 Duke and No. 8 North Carolina on Wednesday, Duke freshman Zion Williamson left the court after ripping through his left shoe when trying to reverse his dribble. The potential No. 1 overall pick of the 2019 NBA draft, Williamson did not return to the game after Duke announced he had suffered an apparent knee injury.A number of NBA players reacted to
Hockey

Bruins acquire Coyle from Wild for Donato, 5th-round pick

[ad_1] The Boston Bruins acquired center Charlie Coyle from the Minnesota Wild on Wednesday night for center Ryan Donato and a conditional fifth-round pick that would become a fourth-round choice if the Bruins win a playoff round. Coyle represents a significant forward upgrade for Boston, which has won six in a row to move into second place in the Atlantic Division. The 26-year-old Coyle had 10 goals and 18 assists
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Duke loses Zion Williamson to knee injury when shoe blows out

[ad_1] DURHAM, N.C. -- Duke freshman sensation Zion Williamson left the court and left the home crowd stunned only 36 seconds into the biggest game of the season, a visit from rival North Carolina on Wednesday night.After Duke star Zion Williamson left Wednesday's game against North Carolina with an apparent knee injury, Caesars Palace lengthened the Blue Devils' odds of winning the national title from +200 to +250.Duke's Zion Williamson
Swimming

2019 Colonial Athletic Association Championships: Day 1 Recap

[ad_1] The post 2019 Colonial Athletic Association Championships: Day 1 Recap appeared first on Swimming World News. Grace Nordquist, Swimming World College Intern. The Colonial Athletic Association Swimming & Diving Championship Meet is underway Feb 20. Day one began with prelims at 11 a.m. and finals at The post 2019 Colonial Athletic Association Championships: Day 1 Recap appeared first on Swimming World News. [ad_2] Source link
Hockey

Coyotes sign defenseman Oesterle to 2-year extension

[ad_1] GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The Arizona Coyotes have signed defenseman Jordan Oesterle to a two-year contract extension through the 2020-21 season. Terms of the deal announced Wednesday were not disclosed. The 26-year-old Oesterle has a career-best 20 points with six goals in 51 games this season, his first with Arizona. He has 11 goals and 30 assists over parts of five seasons with Arizona, Chicago and Edmonton. Oesterle had
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Mississippi State vs. Georgia – Game Recap – February 20, 2019

[ad_1] ATHENS, Ga. -- A small stuffed bulldog toy tossed onto the court with the game tied and 0.5 seconds remaining was just the break Quinndary Weatherspoon and Mississippi State needed.Weatherspoon was already at the free-throw line before officials penalized Georgia with a technical foul for the fan's action. Weatherspoon was given another free throw -- and all the cushion he would need.Weatherspoon sank one of three free throws with
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Manny Machado jerseys briefly for sale at Padres’ team store

[ad_1] Manny Machado was at Petco Park on Wednesday, a good sign for the San Diego Padres, who have agreed with Machado on a 10-year, $300 million contract that's only pending the results of a pair of physicals.Replicas of what will be Machado's No. 13 jersey were also at Petco Park on Wednesday -- at least until the Padres were notified they were for [email protected] pic.twitter.com/mcjcm8lSLt— joelgendelman (@joelgendelman) February 20,