Hockey

Pysyk scores 3 times as Panthers top Maple Leafs 5-3

[ad_1] TORONTO (AP) — Mark Pysyk scored three times in his first career hat trick, and the Florida Panthers beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 5-3 on Monday night. Mike Hoffman had a goal and an assist for Florida, which trailed 3-1 early in the third period. Mike Matheson had three assists, and Sergei Bobrovsky made 31 saves in the Panthers’ seventh win in eight games. Frederik Andersen started for Toronto
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Australian Open 2020 – Novak Djokovic, Sofia Kenin and the best stories from Down Under

[ad_1] MELBOURNE, Australia -- After 14 days of captivating tennis at Melbourne Park, Novak Djokovic and Sofia Kenin emerged as Australian Open singles champions for 2020.Djokovic's come-from-behind five-set win over Dominic Thiem in Sunday's final gave him an unprecedented eighth Australian Open title. Kenin, the 21-year-old American, enjoyed a fairy-tale fortnight, defeating world No. 1 Ashleigh Barty and teen sensation Coco Gauff en route to her maiden Grand Slam singles
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An inside look at Jon Jones’ mind games

[ad_1] When Dominick Reyes woke up Monday morning, he was greeted by Jon Jones. It wasn't a physical presence, but it was impactful nonetheless.Jones posted a series of tweets criticizing Reyes' athletic background, the opponents he's beaten and even his small-town roots."I woke up to it," Reyes said Monday on Ariel Helwani's MMA Show. "I kind of laughed. This guy, man, he doesn't stop."He tweeted something about being confident in
Hockey

Florida Panthers 5, Toronto Maple Leafs 3

[ad_1] TORONTO (AP) — Mark Pysyk scored three times in his first career hat trick, and the Florida Panthers beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 5-3 on Monday night. Mike Hoffman had a goal and an assist for Florida, which trailed 3-1 early in the third period. Mike Matheson had three assists, and Sergei Bobrovsky made 31 saves in the Panthers’ seventh win in eight games. Frederik Andersen started for Toronto
Hockey

Florida Panthers 5, Toronto Maple Leafs 3

[ad_1] TORONTO (AP) — Mark Pysyk scored three times in his first career hat trick, and the Florida Panthers beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 5-3 on Monday night. Mike Hoffman had a goal and an assist for Florida, which trailed 3-1 early in the third period. Mike Matheson had three assists, and Sergei Bobrovsky made 31 saves in the Panthers’ seventh win in eight games. Frederik Andersen started for Toronto
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Oregon makes statement in handing UConn its worst loss ever at Gampel

[ad_1] 9:04 PM ETMechelle VoepelespnW.com CloseMechelle Voepel covers the WNBA, women's college basketball, and other college sports for espnW. Voepel began covering women's basketball in 1984, and has been with ESPN since 1996.STORRS, Conn. -- An air ball to end a quarter. A shot clock violation that appeared to be a product of pure frustration. A lane to the basket left so wide-open by the defense that the Gampel Pavilion
Hockey

Johns, Comeau help Stars beat Lundqvist, Rangers 5-3

[ad_1] NEW YORK (AP) — Joe Pavelski scored power-play goals 16 seconds apart, Stephen Johns and Blake Comeau helped chase Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist and the Dallas Stars beat New York 5-3 Monday night. Johns and Comeau scored 4:04 apart in the second period and Corey Perry also scored for Dallas, which improved to 30-18-4 with its second straight win. Anton Khudobin stopped 33 of 36 shots. Pavel Buchnevich and
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Brooks Koepka won’t agree to midround TV interviews — ‘I don’t get it’

[ad_1] In the wake of Graeme McDowell getting a slow playing warning last week in Saudi Arabia after consenting to a midround TV interview, Brooks Koepka said "no thanks'' to such requests.Koepka, who finished tied for 17th in the event and will lose his No. 1 ranking to Rory McIlroy next week, said he "won't do it.''"To be honest with you, I don't know any other sport that does interviews
Football

Hall of Fame safety Willie Wood, who spent entire career with Packers, dies at 83

[ad_1] Willie Wood, a Hall of Fame safety whose key interception in Super Bowl I helped carry the Green Bay Packers to a 35-10 rout of the Kansas City Chiefs, died Monday afternoon in Washington, D.C. He was 83."The Green Bay Packers Family lost a legend today with the passing of Willie Wood," Packers president/CEO Mark Murphy said in a statement. "Willie's success story, rising from an undrafted rookie free
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Former Rays executive James Click joins Astros as new GM

[ad_1] The Astros have named James Click their new general manager, the team announced Monday.Click, 42, served as vice president of baseball operations for the Rays from 2017 to '19."I am excited to join the Astros family," Click said in a statement. "The Astros are a progressive and innovative organization with a deeply talented group in the front office. I am grateful to Jim Crane and the Astros for giving