Hockey

Scheifele has goal, 2 assists as Jets beat Bruins 4-3

[ad_1] WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Mark Scheifele had a goal and two assists to lead the Winnipeg Jets to a 4-3 win over Boston on Thursday night, handing the Bruins their third straight loss. Blake Wheeler added a goal and an assist, and Jacob Trouba and Nikolaj Ehlers also scored for the Jets, who snapped a two-game skid and improved to 5-5 in their last 10 games. Patrik Laine had
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Jazz owner warns fans, calls for greater respect

[ad_1] Utah Jazz owner Gail Miller addressed the crowd before Thursday's game to underscore the team's willingness to enforce the NBA's Code of Conduct following Monday's incident involving Russell Westbrook and a fan who crossed the line.Miller spoke for about three-and-a-half minutes before the Jazz faced the Minnesota Timberwolves and asked fans to look out for potential repeats of the shouting match that led Utah to issue Shane Keisel a
Swimming

2019 NCAA Division II Swimming and Diving Championships: Day Two Photo Gallery

[ad_1] The post 2019 NCAA Division II Swimming and Diving Championships: Day Two Photo Gallery appeared first on Swimming World News. Thursday night’s session of the 2019 NCAA Division II Swimming and Diving Championships saw four new Division II records fall down with Marius Kusch and Polina Lapshina leading the pack. Kusch became the The post 2019 NCAA Division II Swimming and Diving Championships: Day Two Photo Gallery appeared first on Swimming World
Hockey

Stamkos ties Lecavalier as Lightning rally past Detroit 5-4

[ad_1] DETROIT (AP) — Steven Stamkos tied Vincent Lecavalier for Tampa Bay’s career lead in goals, Nikita Kucherov scored twice in the third period and the Lightning rallied from a three-goal deficit to beat the Detroit Red Wings 5-4 on Thursday night. The Red Wings led 3-0 in the second when Stamkos scored on the power play to start Tampa Bay’s comeback. His 383rd goal pulled him even with Lecavalier,
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Jazz owner to fans: Other teams aren’t enemies

[ad_1] Utah Jazz owner Gail Miller addressed the crowd before Thursday's game to underscore the team's willingness to enforce the NBA's Code of Conduct following Monday's incident involving Russell Westbrook and a fan who crossed the line.Miller spoke for about three and a half minutes before the Jazz faced the Minnesota Timberwolves and asked fans to look out for potential repeats of the shouting match that led Utah to issue
Hockey

Kessel, Crosby help surging Penguins blank Sabres 5-0

[ad_1] BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Phil Kessel had a goal and an assist, Sidney Crosby added two assists and the surging Pittsburgh Penguins beat the Buffalo Sabres 5-0 on Thursday night. Nick Bjugstad and Jake Guentzel each had a goal and an assist for Pittsburgh, which has won six of seven and sits third in the Metropolitan Division. Brian Dumoulin and Patric Hornqvist also scored, and Casey DeSmith made 26
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NHL Power Rankings – The puck luck edition

[ad_1] 7:00 AM ETGreg WyshynskiESPN To paraphrase Billy Zane in "Titanic," some teams just seem to "make their own luck," through their given style of play or the skill of their players. But "puck luck" is very much a thing in the NHL: Sometimes teams and players benefit from it, and other times the puck was just bound to hit the crossbar, like that big blue necklace was destined to
Football

Vikes’ Barr on spurning Jets: ‘I followed my heart’

[ad_1] EAGAN, Minn. -- Anthony Barr wrestled with the agony on his mind. As the late-night hours turned into early morning, the four-time Pro Bowl linebacker struggled with the magnitude of a decision he had made. It was a weight that he said bogged him down "instantly" with regret.On Monday evening, news broke that Barr had given a verbal agreement to join the New York Jets as a free agent
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No regrets after ‘beautiful deal’ with Jets

[ad_1] Widely criticized for sitting out last season and overplaying his negotiating hand as he entered free agency, running back Le'Veon Bell claimed Thursday night he has no regrets, saying he landed "a beautiful deal" with the New York Jets.The former Pittsburgh Steelers star signed a four-year, $52.5 million contract, including $25 million guaranteed at signing."I don't regret anything that had happened," Bell said on the conference call with reporters.
Swimming

Polina Lapshina Breaks 100 Back Division II NCAA Record as Queens Destroys 400 Medley Relay Record

[ad_1] The post Polina Lapshina Breaks 100 Back Division II NCAA Record as Queens Destroys 400 Medley Relay Record appeared first on Swimming World News. Queens junior Polina Lapshina, fresh off a 100 fly NCAA Division II record earlier in the night, broke another NCAA record in the 100 back as she led off Queens’ 400 The post Polina Lapshina Breaks 100 Back Division II NCAA Record as Queens Destroys 400