IN HOME OF SPAM, TWINS' JAKE CAVE, TYLER AUSTIN GIVE CANNED ANSWERS

Caravan stop elicits as many questions about Spam as team.

COUTURIER HAT TRICK RALLIES FLYERS PAST BRUINS 4-3

Sean Couturier had a hat trick, Carter Hart stopped 39 shots and the Philadelphia Flyers beat the Boston Bruins 4-3 on Wednesday night.

 
 
 

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FOURTH LINE NOT AN AFTERTHOUGHT FOR WILD

Wild coach Bruce Boudreau sees results after mulling changes.

 
 
 

DUCHENE LIFTS SENS OVER AVS IN FIRST GAME VS COLORADO

Matt Duchene had two goals and an assist in his first game against his former club, and the Ottawa Senators beat the Colorado Avalanche...

WILD-ANAHEIM GAMEDAY PREVIEW

Anaheim arrives in St. Paul mired in its longest losing streak in team history. The Ducks are 0-8-4 in their past 12 games.

 
 
 

SOUP'S OFF: PETERS, PAYTON DOWNPLAY GUMBO BEEF IN BIG GAME

Marcus Peters stood at a podium Wednesday and spoke about his respect for Sean Payton and the New Orleans Saints. He insisted his feisty...

VIKINGS OFFENSE GETS A COACHING MAKEOVER

Several hires, including Super Bowl winner Gary Kubiak, should help team's effectiveness.

 
 
 

BREES FIRST GAME AT 40 HIS BIGGEST IN 9 YEARS

Drew Brees is about to play his first game as a 40-year-old - and his biggest game in nine years.

WILD TRADES JUSTIN KLOOS TO ANAHEIM FOR PONTUS ABERG

Aberg has 19 points for the Ducks this season, and will step into the lineup against his former team Thursday.

 
 
 

PATS' BRADY, CHIEFS' MAHOMES ACHIEVE SUCCESS DIFFERENT WAYS

One of them is a sixth-round pick who married a supermodel, became one of the greatest quarterbacks in NFL history and is still going...

BC-HKO-PREP BOYS HOCKEY POLL

 
 
 

BC-HKO-PREP GIRLS HOCKEY POLL

WILLIANS ASTUDILLO FINISHES AS WINTER LEAGUE MVP RUNNER-UP. TO DELMON YOUNG

In my desperate attempt to be Willians Astudillo's hype man, I stumbled upon an amazing fact. Astudillo, the career minor league player...

 
 
 

REDS BROADCASTER MARTY BRENNAMAN WILL RETIRE AFTER 2019

Reds play-by-play broadcaster Marty Brennaman will retire after the 2019 season, his 46th in Cincinnati.

PACKERS NAME JAGS ASSISTANT HACKETT AS OFFENSIVE COORDINATOR

The Green Bay Packers hired former Jacksonville assistant Nathaniel Hackett as their new offensive coordinator Wednesday.

 
 
 

GARY KUBIAK MAKES PERFECT SENSE FOR VIKINGS COACH MIKE ZIMMER

Did Zimmer keep his word that he'd do a better job making sure he didn't commit another John DeFilippo-sized error in hiring offensive...

2018 VIKINGS GRADES: KYLE RUDOLPH, DALVIN COOK FILLED UNDERWHELMING ROLES

Running backs and tight ends were pulled in many directions for a tumultuous 2018 Vikings offense. The end result was underwhelming...

 
 
 

TWINS TRADE RELIEVER CURTISS TO ANGELS FOR MINOR LEAGUER

The Minnesota Twins have traded reliever John Curtiss to the Los Angeles Angels for minor league infielder Daniel Ozoria.

WILD GETS OUTCOME IT DESERVES IN SHOOTOUT WIN OVER KINGS

Sarah McLellan recaps the 3-2 shootout win over the Kings in her Wild wrap-up.

 
 
 



Walker leads No. 2 UConn to 75-33 rout of Tulane

Walker leads No. 2 UConn to 75-33 rout of Tulane

Megan Walker scored a season-high 34 points and Katie Lou Samuelson added 17 to power No. 2 UConn to a 75-33 victory over Tulane Read more ...

Canadiens' Byron dinged three games for head hit on Panther

Canadiens' Byron dinged three games for head hit on Panther

Paul Byron's check to the head of Florida's MacKenzie Weegar results in first career suspension. World Cup of Hockey ruled out for 2020. Read more ...

Real Madrid reach Copa del Rey quarters despite lacklustre loss to Leganes

Real Madrid reach Copa del Rey quarters despite lacklustre loss to Leganes

Leganes Real Madrid 1 0 FT Leg 2Aggregate: 1 - 3 Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » GameCast Lineups and Stats Real Madrid limped into the quarterfinals of... Read more ...

New dad Duchene leads Senators to convincing win over former team Avalanche

New dad Duchene leads Senators to convincing win over former team Avalanche

Matt Duchene scored twice and added an assist in the Ottawa Senators' 5-2 win over the Colorado Avalanche on Wednesday night. Read more ...

Here's why Antonio Brown is feuding with Emmanuel Sanders and Bruce Arians

Here's why Antonio Brown is feuding with Emmanuel Sanders and Bruce Arians

Antonio Brown called out former Steelers teammate Emmanuel Sanders on Twitter, leading to a response from the Broncos wideout. Read more ...

Derby beats Southampton on penalties in FA Cup

Derby beats Southampton on penalties in FA Cup

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Royals pitcher Eric Skoglund suspended 80 games after testing positive for PEDs

Royals pitcher Eric Skoglund suspended 80 games after testing positive for PEDs

Eric Skoglund was in the running for a spot at the bottom of the Royals rotation in 2019. Read more ...

Ex-De La Salle, Cal standout Tosh Lupoi hired by Cleveland Browns

Ex-De La Salle, Cal standout Tosh Lupoi hired by Cleveland Browns

Tosh Lupoi, the former De La Salle High and Cal standout known as one of the nation's top college football recruiters, is leaving the University of Alabama to coach the... Read more ...

Brown's scoring spurt leads No. 14 Auburn past Texas A&M

Brown's scoring spurt leads No. 14 Auburn past Texas A&M

Bryce Brown scored all but two of his 22 points in the first half and No. 14 Auburn routed Texas A&M 85-66 Read more ...

Detroit Lions hire Darrell Bevell as offensive coordinator

Detroit Lions hire Darrell Bevell as offensive coordinator

The Detroit Lions hired former Seattle Seahawks assistant Darrell Bevell as their new offensive coordinator on Wednesday. Read more ...