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Oilers stop 6-game losing streak with 4-1 win over Wild

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Darnell Nurse gave reeling Edmonton an early boost by scoring 2:15 into the first period, and the Oilers stopped a six-game losing streak with a 4-1 victory Thursday night over Minnesota that sent the Wild to their fourth straight loss. Ty Rattie, Leon Draisaitl and Zack Kassian also scored, Connor […]
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Bohannon’s late run helps No. 20 Iowa hold off Indiana 77-72

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Jordan Bohannon matched his season high with 25 points, including scoring the last 11 for No. 20 Iowa as the Hawkeyes held on for a 77-72 victory at Indiana on Thursday night. Tyler Cook added 21 points as Iowa won its second straight. The Hawkeyes (18-5, 7-5 Big Ten) also ended […]
Tags: News, Sports, Indiana, Iowa, Bloomington, Hawkeyes, Bohannon, Ind AP, Tyler Cook, Jordan Bohannon


Toews OT goal sends Blackhawks past Canucks to 6th straight

CHICAGO (AP) — Jonathan Toews scored 3:21 into overtime to lift the Chicago Blackhawks over the Vancouver Canucks 4-3 on Thursday night for their season-high sixth straight win. Alex DeBrincat scored twice before Toews ended it with his 24th goal to cap a flashy individual effort. Chicago’s captain skated in from the blue line, slipped […]
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Whicker: Frank Robinson played the game for keeps

FILE – In this April 2, 2005, file photo, Washington Nationals manager Frank Robinson watches batting practice before a spring training game against the Tampa Bay Devil Rays, in St. Petersburg, Fla. Hall of Famer Frank Robinson, the first black manager in Major League Baseball and the only player to win the MVP award in both leagues, has died. He was 83.(AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar) Frank Robinson Sound The gallery will resume in seconds San Francisco Giants manager Frank Robinson a...
Tags: New York, Washington, White House, Sports, San Francisco, Atlanta, Sport, Soccer, Washington Dc, Mlb, San Francisco Giants, Candlestick Park, Mark Wilson, Cleveland, Giants, Baltimore


Pumping the breaks on electric vehicle hype

German auto giant Volkswagen just announced plans to produce 50 million electric cars in the coming years.  The news comes as more and more evidence suggests that across the globe, consumers are embracing electric vehicles. Already, 1 million EVs have sold in the United States. One estimate concludes that U.S. roads will carry over 18 million EVs by 2030. The future, it seems, has arrived. While EVs were once a quaint curiosity, they’re now a viable mass-market product — and could drive down glo...
Tags: California, Opinion, San Francisco, Sport, Soccer, United States, Philippines, Volkswagen, Golden State, Guest Commentary, Bay Will, Australia Canada Indonesia Russia, Manhattan Institute electric vehicles, Peter Roff


UT Rio Grande Valley fends off Grand Canyon behind Smith

PHOENIX (AP) — Tyson Smith scored 21 points, Terry Winn III added 15 and UT Rio Grande Valley held on to beat Grand Canyon 72-69 on Thursday night. The Antelopes entered the night a share of first place with New Mexico State. Jordan Jackson made 1-of-2 foul shots with 59 seconds left to give the […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, New Mexico, Smith, Grand Canyon, Phoenix, Tyson Smith, UT Rio Grande Valley, Terry Winn III, Jordan Jackson


Parks’ late 3 lets UT Martin upset Jacksonville State, 66-64

MARTIN, Tenn. (AP) — Preston Parks hit the game-winning 3-pointer with more than a minute left to lift UT Martin to a 66-64 win over Jacksonville State in an Ohio Valley Conference battle on Thursday night. The loss knocks Jacksonville State two games back of the three-team logjam atop the conference standings. Jason Burnell put […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, Parks, UT Martin, Jacksonville State, Ohio Valley Conference, Martin Tenn, Preston Parks, Jason Burnell


Sayeed Pridgett scores 21 points; Montana routs Idaho 100-59

MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Sayeed Pridgett scored 21 points as Montana routed Idaho 100-59 on Thursday night for its sixth straight win. Montana (16-6, 9-2 Big Sky Conference) scored 100 points for the first time this season. The Grizzlies have a half-game lead over Northern Colorado atop the conference standings, and they host the Bears […]
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Jenner, Anderson lead Blue Jackets past Coyotes 4-2

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Boone Jenner and Josh Anderson each tallied a goal and an assist, leading the Columbus Blue Jackets to a 4-2 win over the slumping Arizona Coyotes on Thursday night. David Savard and Lukas Sedlak also scored for Columbus, and Sergei Bobrovsky stopped 29 shots as the Blue Jackets won their second […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, Columbus, Coyotes, Columbus Blue Jackets, Sergei Bobrovsky, Arizona Coyotes, GLENDALE Ariz, Boone Jenner, David Savard, Josh Anderson, Lukas Sedlak, Jenner Anderson


Collins scores 23, sparks South Florida past SMU 67-66

DALLAS (AP) — David Collins hit two key 3-pointers in the final 72 seconds, the second one lifting South Florida to a 67-66 victory over SMU on Thursday night. After a timeout with 17 seconds left, USF’s Laquincy Rideau penetrated from the right side and threw a skip pass to Collins near the left corner. […]
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Maker’s tap-in lifts Idaho State past N. Arizona 81-79

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Chier Maker crashed the boards for a two-handed tap-in with .9 seconds left and lifted Idaho State to an 81-79 win over Northern Arizona on Thursday night as the Bengals survived the loss of a 19-point second-half lead. Carlos Hines scored a 3-pointer and a put back to cap NAU’s 21-8 […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, Arizona, Bengals, Northern Arizona, FLAGSTAFF Ariz, NAU, Idaho State, Carlos Hines, Chier Maker


Evening Line- Sam Reinhart

Buffalo lost 6-5 to Carolina in OT, game highlights are below.   I wanted to hear this again before writing it. Sabres’ Sam Reinhart: “We can’t expect to win hockey games 6-5, 7-6. We need more from our goalies and we need it from the start of hockey games. It’s frustrating.” — John Vogl (@BuffaloVogl) February 8, 2019 Continue reading "Evening Line- Sam Reinhart"
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Videos- Jeff Blashill After Tonight;s Game Plus Game Highlights

Jeff Blashill up first, game highlights are below.   We hear from coach Jeff Blashill, who says that his Red Wings missed opportunities in a 4-3 loss to the Golden Knights. #CoorsLight pic.twitter.com/MfF5BmCt61 — FOX Sports Detroit (@FOXSportsDet) February 8, 2019 Continue reading "Videos- Jeff Blashill After Tonight;s Game Plus Game Highlights"
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Bradie Tennell, Mariah Bell upstage Japanese at Four Continents

Mai Mihara of Japan skates during the Ladies Short Program at the ISU Four Continents Figure Skating Championships at the Honda Center in Anaheim on Thursday, February 7, 2019. (Photo by Leonard Ortiz, Orange County Register/SCNG) Elizabet Tursynbaeva of Kazakhstan skates during the Ladies Short Program at the ISU Four Continents Figure Skating Championships at the Honda Center in Anaheim on Thursday, February 7, 2019. (Photo by Leonard Ortiz, Orange County Register/SCNG) Sound The ...
Tags: Japan, Sports, Sport, Soccer, United States, Olympics, Korea, Antarctica, Long Beach, Wisconsin, Las Vegas, Kazakhstan, Bell, Colorado Springs, Dion, Celine Dion


Florida Atlantic defense shuts down UTEP for 61-48 victory

EL PASO, Texas (AP) — Anthony Adger drained a career-best 8 of 11 from long range and scored 27 points as Florida Atlantic walked over UTEP 61-48 on Thursday night. Adger made 3 of 6 from deep and had 11 points in the first half as Florida Atlantic took a 30-19 lead into the break. […]
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Quick Recap- DRW/VGK

The Wings played a good first period and lead 1-0 after 20 minutes Vegas scored three goals in the second period and controlled the period. Detroit made it a one goal game when Rasmussen scored on the power play early in the third, but Vegas scored 6 1/2 minute later to make it 4-2. Vanek scored with 2.7 seconds left.  Final score Vegas Golden Knights 4 Detroit Red Wings 3 Goals and Detroit stats are below. Continue reading "Quick Recap- DRW/VGK"
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Lyon sees Big Bash return as World Cup springboard

Lyon is available for Sydney Sixers as they target a place in the BBL then he will be straight off to India
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Gustafson’s 41 leads No. 16 Iowa women past No. 23 Spartans

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Megan Gustafson poured in 41 points and grabbed 14 rebounds Thursday night to lead No. 16 Iowa to an 86-71 win over No. 23 Michigan State. Kathleen Doyle added 18 points with four 3-pointers, eight assists and seven rebounds for the Hawkeyes (18-5, 9-3 Big Ten Conference). Gustafson was 17 […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, Iowa, Michigan, Hawkeyes, IOWA CITY Iowa, Gustafson, Kathleen Doyle, Megan Gustafson


Rondo’s jumper at buzzer lifts Lakers over Celtics 129-128

BOSTON (AP) — Rajon Rondo hit a 20-foot jumper as time expired to lift the Los Angeles Lakers over the Boston Celtics, 129-128 on Thursday night. LeBron James had 28 points, 12 rebounds and 12 assists. Kyle Kuzma added 25 points and Rondo had 17 points and 10 assists to help Los Angeles bounce back […]
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Cowart, Morant score 23 apiece; Murray State beats EIU 86-75

MURRAY, Ky. (AP) — Darnell Cowart and Ja Morant each scored 23 points as Murray State rallied to beat Eastern Illinois 86-75 on Thursday night. Trailing 71-64 with nine minutes left, the Racers (18-4, 9-2 Ohio Valley Conference) ended the game on a 22-4 run. Cowart and Morant combined for 10 points in the stretch. […]
Tags: News, Sports, Cowart, Eastern Illinois, Murray State, Ohio Valley Conference, Morant, MURRAY Ky AP, Ja Morant, Darnell Cowart, Cowart Morant


Lakers edge Celtics 129-128 on Rondo’s jumper at the buzzer

BOSTON (AP) — Rajon Rondo hit a 20-foot jumper as time expired to lift the Los Angeles Lakers over the Boston Celtics, 129-128 on Thursday night. LeBron James had 28 points, 12 rebounds and 12 assists. Kyle Kuzma added 25 points and Rondo had 17 points and 10 assists to help Los Angeles bounce back […]
Tags: News, Boston, Sports, Los Angeles, Ap, Lebron James, Los Angeles Lakers, Boston Celtics, Rajon Rondo, Celtics, Rondo, Kyle Kuzma


Taylor dines on SIU-Edwardsville again to lead Austin Peay

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Terry Taylor scored 22 points with four 3-pointers and Austin Peay dispatched SIU-Edwardsville 80-45 on Thursday night. The Governors (17-7, 9-2 Ohio Valley Conference) raced to a 33-5 lead as Taylor scored 18 of their points with nine coming from beyond the 3-point arc. Austin Peay led 42-18 at the break […]
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John Dingell Jr., a House ‘bull’ who served the longest, dies at 92

John D. Dingell Jr., a powerful and tenacious Michigan Democrat who pushed landmark legislation, exposed corruption in government and became the longest-serving member of Congress in American history, died on Thursday. He was 92. His wife, Rep. Debbie Dingell, announced the death in a statement. Debbie Dingell, who won election to his seat after he announced his retirement in 2014, said this week that she was at home with John Dingell, whose health had been failing. Dingell (pronounced DING-gull...
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Washington continues to hum along, snaps losing streak at Arizona

David Crisp scored 17 points to lead five Huskies in double digits as UW won its 12th game, improving to 10-0 in the Pac-12. The win also snapped a four-game losing streak in Tucson.
Tags: News, Washington, Sports, Arizona, Huskies, Husky Basketball, David Crisp


UT Arlington rolls past cold-shooting Coastal Carolina

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — TiAndre Jackson-Young scored 13 points, Andres Ibarguen had 12 points with 15 rebounds, and UT Arlington shut down Coastal Carolina 74-54 on Thursday night. Edric Dennis had 14 points and Warren added nine points, six rebounds and six assists for UTA (11-12, 7-3 Sun Belt). DeVante Jones scored 15 points and […]
Tags: News, Sports, Warren, UTA, Arlington, Texas AP, UT Arlington, Coastal Carolina, Andres Ibarguen, TiAndre Jackson Young, Edric Dennis, Devante Jones


South Alabama earns split, knocks off Arkansas State 70-62

MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — Herb McGee and Josh Ajayi combined to score 44 points as South Alabama held off Arkansas State 70-62 in a Sun Belt Conference game on Thursday night. The Jaguars split the season series with Arkansas State. The Red Wolves won the first meeting January 10 in Jonesboro, 66-65. Ty Cockfield hit […]
Tags: News, Sports, Alabama, Jaguars, Arkansas State, South Alabama, Jonesboro, Josh Ajayi, Ty Cockfield, Herb McGee


Canmore IBU World Cup Race Rundown: Warm Enough for Bø and Eckhoff

Johannes Thingnes Bø of Norway shot clean and skied fast in Canmore’s 15 k short individual race on Thursday. (Photo: biathlonworld.com screenshot) IBU World Cup Canmore, Canada 15 k/ 12.5 k Short Individual Races Sun, mountains, and what may have seemed like relatively warm temps allowed the IBU World Cup events to proceed on Thursday in Canmore, Canada. It’s been Polar Vortex cold in Canmore . Cold enough to thwart the original plans for traditional length 20-kilometer and 15 k individu...
Tags: General, News, Sport, Czech Republic, Canada, Racing, Skiing, Italy, Norway, Canmore, Doherty, Rosanna Crawford, Leif Nordgren, Gow, Sean Doherty, Biathlon


UTSA uses fast start to down Florida International 100-67

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Keaton Wallace scored 27 points on 11-of-13 shooting, Giovanni DeNicolao added 16 and UTSA beat Florida International 100-67 on Thursday night. It’s the second straight contest where the Roadrunners have scored in triple digits. They beat Marshall in Huntington, West Virginia, 116-106 in overtime on Saturday. UTSA has won four of […]
Tags: Florida, News, Sports, Ap, San Antonio, Marshall, UTSA, Roadrunners, Huntington West Virginia, Keaton Wallace, Giovanni DeNicolao


Johansen scores 43 seconds into OT, Preds beat Stars 3-2

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Ryan Johansen scored 43 seconds into overtime and the Nashville Predators beat the Dallas Stars 3-2 on Thursday night for their second straight win and a little cushion in the Central Division. Juuse Saros made 27 saves to improve to 14-6-1, with wins in six of his last seven starts. Viktor […]
Tags: News, Sports, Nashville, Dallas Stars, Nashville Predators, Tenn AP, Viktor, Johansen, Ryan Johansen, Juuse Saros


Marchessault scores 2 to lift Vegas over Detroit 4-3

Jonathan Marchessault scored twice in a three-goal second period, and the Golden Knights beat the Detroit Red Wings 4-3 on Thursday night. William Karlsson and Brayden McNabb also scored for the Golden Knights, who finished a four-game trip with wins over NHL-leading Tampa Bay and the Red Wings. ''Our last couple games, we've been playing the right way, and we really got rolling in the second period tonight,'' Marchessault said.
Tags: Detroit Red Wings, NHL, Detroit, Vegas, Tampa Bay, Red Wings, Jonathan Marchessault, Marchessault, Brayden McNabb, William Karlsson, Golden Knights



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