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Toews, Lehner lead Blackhawks over Blue Jackets 3-2 in OT

[ad_1] CHICAGO (AP) — Jonathan Toews scored 46 seconds into overtime, Robin Lehner made 37 saves and the Chicago Blackhawks beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 3-2 on Friday night. Toews drove to the net and knocked a rebound of Patrick Kane’s shot from the right circle past Elvis Merzlikins to give Chicago (2-2-1) its second straight win. It was Toews’ first goal of the season. Alex DeBrincat tied it at
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MacKinnon scores in OT, Avalanche beat Panthers 5-4

[ad_1] SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — Nathan MacKinnon scored 3:03 into overtime to give the Colorado Avalanche their sixth victory in seven games this season, 5-4 over the Florida Panthers on Friday night. Playing after sustaining a leg injury Wednesday night in an overtime loss to Pittsburgh, MacKinnon beat Sergei Bobrovsky to the glove side. Andre Burakovsky scored twice, Joonas Donskoi had a goal and two assists, Matt Nieto also scored
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Colorado Avalanche 5, Florida Panthers 4 (OT)

[ad_1] SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — Nathan MacKinnon scored 3:03 into overtime to give the Colorado Avalanche their sixth victory in seven games this season, 5-4 over the Florida Panthers on Friday night. Playing after sustaining a leg injury Wednesday night in an overtime loss to Pittsburgh, MacKinnon beat Sergei Bobrovsky to the glove side. Andre Burakovsky scored twice, Joonas Donskoi had a goal and two assists, Matt Nieto also scored
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Purdue Boilermakers football superfan Tyler Trent leaves legacy in West Lafayette, beyond

[ad_1] Four weeks into the first college football season they'll spend without their oldest son, Tony and Kelly Trent reel off all the cities they'll visit in the next few months in his name."Little Rock in October," Tony says. "In December we're going to Chicago. Traveling to Nashville in January."There were more cities before those and there will be more after, where they'll accept an award on Tyler's behalf or
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Nathan MacKinnon scores in OT, Avalanche beat Panthers 5-4

[ad_1] SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — Nathan MacKinnon scored 3:03 into overtime to give the Colorado Avalanche their sixth victory in seven games this season, 5-4 over the Florida Panthers on Friday night. Playing after sustaining a leg injury Wednesday night in an overtime loss to Pittsburgh, MacKinnon beat Sergei Bobrovsky to the glove side. Andre Burakovsky scored twice, Joonas Donskoi had a goal and two assists, Matt Nieto also scored
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Everything you need to know

[ad_1] Oct 17, 2019ESPN staffThe 2019 MLS Cup playoffs begin with Round 1 kicking off Saturday. ESPN.com IllustrationThe international break has come and gone, meaning the revamped MLS Cup playoffs are about to kick off. A 14-team field, single elimination all the way to MLS Cup, no more international breaks interrupting the postseason in its most dramatic moments -- the 2019 playoffs have a fresh, vibrant feel. With that buzz firmly
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John Carlson’s 3-point night helps Capitals beat Rangers 5-2

[ad_1] WASHINGTON (AP) — John Carlson added three assists to his historic start, T.J. Oshie scored two power-play goals and the Washington Capitals beat the New York Rangers 5-2 Friday night for their second consecutive home victory. Carlson assisted on each of Oshie’s goals and one by Michal Kempny in the Czech defenseman’s return from a hamstring injury. With 17 points, Carlson tied Edmonton captain Connor McDavid for most in
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‘We need everyone to buy in’

[ad_1] When Dylan Larkin made his NHL debut for the Detroit Red Wings in 2015, at age 19, it was a hockey dream. Larkin grew up in Waterford, Michigan, halfway between Flint and Detroit. He played his state championship hockey game at Joe Louis Arena and hoped one day to return as an NHL player. Not only did he come back, but he did it with the iconic spoked wheel
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UFC Fight Night Boston — Dominick Reyes vs Chris Weidman, live results and analysis

[ad_1] Dominick Reyes and Chris Weidman will be fighting with the possibility the winner will get a shot at Jon Jones' light heavyweight title. Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty ImagesDominick Reyes is undefeated and No. 7 in ESPN's light heavyweight Top 10. Chris Weidman is a former middleweight champion making his long-awaited debut at 205 pounds. Their clash in the main event of UFC Fight Night on Friday in Boston has