WILD SIGN RYAN HARTMAN TO 3-YEAR, $5.1M CONTRACT EXTENSION

The Minnesota Wild signed forward Ryan Hartman to a three-year, $5.1 million contract extension Thursday night.

BURAKOVSKY SCORES 2, AVS BEAT BLUES TO CLINCH PLAYOFF BERTH

Andre Burakovsky scored twice and Brandon Saad and Pierre-Edouard Bellemare added goals as the Colorado Avalanche clinched a playoff...

 
 
 

CROSBY, RUST LEAD PENGUINS PAST DEVILS 5-1

The Pittsburgh Penguins weren't happy with the way they finished Tuesday night's game against the New Jersey Devils.

ACQUIRED EARLY IN SEASON, DEFENSEMAN IAN COLE FITS RIGHT IN WITH WILD

Wild defenseman wasted no time getting settled and finds he's here to stay

 
 
 

VORACEK, VAN RIEMSDYK LEAD FLYERS PAST RANGERS, 3-2

James van Riemsdyk scored two power-play goals and the Philadelphia Flyers beat the New York Rangers 3-2 on Thursday night to snap...

PASTRNAK HAS GOAL, 2 ASSISTS IN BRUINS' 5-1 WIN OVER SABRES

David Pastrnak had a goal and two assists, and the Boston Bruins extended their winning streak to a season-best six games with a 5-1...

 
 
 

KUZNETSOV LIFTS CAPITALS PAST ISLANDERS 1-0 IN SHOOTOUT

Evgeny Kuznetsov scored the deciding goal of the shootout, giving the Washington Capitals a 1-0 win over the New York Islanders on...

MARNER, MATTHEWS LEAD MAPLE LEAFS PAST JETS, 5-3

Mitch Marner had two goals and an assist, Auston Matthews scored his NHL-leading 34th goal and the Toronto Maple Leafs beat the Winnipeg...

 
 
 

NEWLY ACQUIRED JAKUB VRANA SCORES 4, RED WINGS TOP STARS 7-3

Jakub Vrana scored four goals in a game for the first time to help the Detroit Red Wings rout the Dallas Stars 7-3 Thursday night and...

AHO HAS 2 SHORT-HANDED GOALS, HURRICANES BEAT PANTHERS 4-2

Sebastian Aho scored two short-handed goals and the Carolina Hurricanes beat the Florida Panthers 4-2 on Thursday night.

 
 
 

GAMEDAY PREVIEW: WILD AT LOS ANGELES

The Wild has won five in a row, the third time this season the team has had a win streak of at least five games.

SLUMPING YANKEES RALLY FROM EARLY HOLE TO DOWN INDIANS 6-3

Rougned Odor's two-out, two-run single broke a seventh-inning tie - and maybe jarred New York from its hitting funk - and sent the...

 
 
 

MIGUEL SANO LIKELY HEADED TO 10-DAY IL WITH HAMSTRING INJURY; ALEX KIRILLOFF ON THE WAY UP?

Miguel Sano strained his right hamstring during Tuesday's doubleheader against the Athletics and is expected to be replaced by top...

LEADING OFF: METS' DEGROM FACES NATS, KERSHAW VS DARVISH

A look at what's happening around the majors Friday:

 
 
 

SERIES PREVIEW: PIRATES AT TWINS

The Pirates come to Target Field winners of eight of 12 games.

TWINS TRY TO PUT 0-4 WEST COAST TRIP BEHIND THEM

The Twins are in a funk, but return home for a weekend series against Pittsburgh.

 
 
 

WILD SIGNS RYAN HARTMAN TO THREE-YEAR, $5.1 MILLION EXTENSION

A seven-year veteran, the 26-year-old forward has 18 points in 40 games this season.

DAVE WALLACE TO BE MIKE SCIOSCIA'S OLYMPIC PITCHING COACH

Dave Wallace will be Mike Scioscia's pitching coach when the U.S. manager tries to qualify his team for the Olympic baseball tournament.

 
 
 

PERALTA'S 7 RBIS HELP D-BACKS OVERCOME 6 HRS, TOP REDS 14-11

David Peralta hit a three-run triple in a six-run 10th inning to finish with five hits and a career-best seven RBIs, and the Arizona...

TWINS AND TARGET FIELD SEEKING NEW ARTISTS TO CREATE WORKS FOR BALLPARK PLAZA

Ballpark authority agreed to spend $200K on project to replace glass images.

 
 
 



Mariners score four in the 10th inning to beat Red Sox, 7-4

Mariners score four in the 10th inning to beat Red Sox, 7-4

The Seattle Mariners beat the Boston Red Sox in extra innings, 7-3. A Mitch Haniger home run put a bow on the Mariners' win. Read more ...

Ex-Giants GM Ernie Accorsi traded down and knew it was a risk

Ex-Giants GM Ernie Accorsi traded down and knew it was a risk

Ernie Accorsi is the last Giants GM to trade down at the NFL Draft. He has plenty of insight as to when its could be the right move. Read more ...

Former Kentucky basketball player Terrence Clarke dies in car accident in...

Former Kentucky basketball player Terrence Clarke dies in car accident in Los Angeles area

Former Kentucky guard Terrence Clarke died Thursday in a car accident in Los Angeles where he was training for the NBA draft. He was 19 years old. Read more ...

Wizards rookie Avdija done for season with broken right leg

Wizards rookie Avdija done for season with broken right leg

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Bucks start out strong, defeat 76ers 124-117

Bucks start out strong, defeat 76ers 124-117

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Walker ties season high with 32 points, Celtics beat Suns

Walker ties season high with 32 points, Celtics beat Suns

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Islanders fall in shootout to the now first-place Capitals

Islanders fall in shootout to the now first-place Capitals

Evgeny Kuznetsov scored the deciding goal of the shootout, giving the Washington Capitals a 1-0 win over the New York Islanders on Thursday night at Nassau Coliseum to reclaim... Read more ...

Devils drop eighth straight in blowout loss to Penguins

Devils drop eighth straight in blowout loss to Penguins

Bryan Rust and Kasperi Kapanen scored 25 seconds apart in the second period Thursday to help the Pittsburgh Penguins hand the visiting New Jersey Devils their eighth straight... Read more ...

Yankees offense comes up big in win over Indians

Yankees offense comes up big in win over Indians

CLEVELAND - It will take a while for the Yankees to dig themselves out of the hole they've created over the first few weeks of the season, but Thursday's comeback 6-3 win over... Read more ...

Raptors look like different team with Birch, Gillespie's added size

Raptors look like different team with Birch, Gillespie's added size

Who would have thought the Toronto Raptors could screw up their centre rotation this badly twice in one season? We're only half kidding here. The first time was when Raptors... Read more ...