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O’Reilly’s overtime winner lifts Blues to 4-3 victory over Wild

[ad_1] ST. PAUL, Minn. — Ryan O’Reilly scored 2:27 into overtime and the St. Louis Blues beat the reeling Minnesota Wild 4-3 on Saturday night for their fourth straight win. The defending champion Blues lead the Western Conference with 21 points, despite losing star Vladimir Tarasenko to injury five games ago. Jake Allen made 20 saves in his third start of the season. Mackenzie MacEachern and Carl Gunnarsson each scored their first
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Canelo Alvarez vs. Sergey Kovalev live undercard results and analysis

[ad_1] LAS VEGAS -- The time has come for boxing's biggest superstar to take on his next daunting challenge.Canelo Alvarez will attempt to become a four-division world titleholder when he takes on WBO light heavyweight world champ Sergey Kovalev. Alvarez will be making a 15-pound jump from middleweight to light heavyweight for this fight.But before Alvarez and Kovalev square off in the main event, there are several undercard bouts with
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Blue Jackets blanked by Flames 3-0 despite 43-29 shot advantage

[ad_1] COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Calgary‘s Sean Monahan ended a personal 13-game scoreless streak with a goal that proved to be the winner. Monahan, Sam Bennett and Matthew Tkachuk scored, and David Rittich recorded the shutout as the Flames beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 3-0 Saturday night. The Flames (8-6-2) won their second game in two nights and dealt Columbus its fourth straight loss, and second straight at home. Rittich
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UFC 244 Nate Diaz vs Jorge Masvidal — live results and analysis

[ad_1] The Rock is going to strap the belt around the waist of either Jorge Masvidal or Nate Diaz on Saturday night. Jason Silva / AGIF (via AP)"Street cred" is how Dana White kept describing the essence of UFC 244's main event.Nate Diaz and Jorge Masvidal aren't fighting for an official title or belt Saturday night in Madison Square Garden. They're fighting because after Diaz beat Anthony Pettis on Aug. 17
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Gurianov scores on penalty shot, Stars beat Canadiens 4-1

[ad_1] DALLAS (AP) — Denis Gurianov scored two goals, one on a penalty shot, and Ben Bishop made 35 saves to lead the Dallas Stars past the Montreal Canadiens 4-1 on Saturday night. As Gurianov skated in on Canadiens goalie Carey Price on a breakaway, Nick Suzuki was called for slashing at 18:49 of the second period. After the stoppage, Gurianov slid the puck between Price’s legs. Gurianov also added
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Sources — World Series MVP Stephen Strasburg opts out of deal with Nationals

[ad_1] World Series MVP Stephen Strasburg is opting out of his contract with the Washington Nationals, sources familiar with the situation tell ESPN's Jeff Passan.Strasburg had four years and $100 million left on a deal he signed in 2016. He faced a Saturday deadline to opt out.The 31-year-old enters free agency fresh off a regular season in which he posted a career-high 18 wins and led the National League with
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Subban, Blackwood lead New Jersey over Carolina

[ad_1] RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — P.K. Subban scored early in the third period, lifting the New Jersey Devils to their first road victory of the season, 5-3 over the Carolina Hurricanes on Saturday night. Miles Wood had a goal and an assist for New Jersey, which entered having been outscored 14-2 in three road games. Wood assisted Subban’s score, and Mackenzie Blackwood made 24 saves. Nico Hischier and Jack Hughes
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Nationals owner Ted Lerner says World Series parade worth the wait after 95 years

[ad_1] WASHINGTON -- The song "Baby Shark" blared over loudspeakers and a wave of red washed across this politically blue capital Saturday as Nationals fans rejoiced at a parade marking Washington's first World Series victory since 1924."They say good things come to those who wait. Ninety-five years is a pretty long wait," Nationals owner Ted Lerner told the cheering crowd. "But I'll tell you, this is worth the wait."As buses
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Vino Rosso beats out McKinzie in stretch to win Breeders’ Cup Classic

[ad_1] Vino Rosso won Saturday's $6 million Classic by 4¼ lengths at the Breeders' Cup, where a long shot horse was eased up in the stretch with a leg injury.Mongolian Groom, a 15-1 shot, was part of the early pace in the 1¼-mile race that capped the two-day world championships at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, California. But jockey Abel Cedillo appeared to pull up the 4-year-old gelding near the
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Ottawa’s Sabourin taken to hospital after collision

[ad_1] BOSTON (AP) — Ottawa forward Scott Sabourin has been transported to a hospital for evaluation after being taken from the ice on a stretcher with his head immobilized following a collision with Boston forward David Backes early in the first period of Saturday night’s game between the Senators and Bruins. The Senators sent an update on their Twitter feed that Sabourin was conscious and speaking with the attending doctors