CHICAGO -- The lanky, quiet right-hander who could threw 88 pitches on Saturday night at Wrigley Field to vault the Chicago Cubs into the World Series. On the first one, he yielded a single. On the last one, he yielded a ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- You could call this the night of personal comebacks.
Take your pick in the Los Angeles Kings' 4-3 shootout win against the Vancouver Canucks on Saturday night at Staples Center.
Candidate No. 1: Kings ...Read more
CALGARY, Alberta -- David Perron entered the Blues' sixth game of the year Saturday in Calgary still looking for his first point. One day earlier, he pointed out that he has had seasons previously where the points came ...Read more
CHICAGO -- The seat -- aisle 4, row 8, seat 113 -- remained empty 15 minutes before the first pitch of Game 6 of the National League Championship Series between the Cubs and Dodgers on Saturday night at Wrigley Field.
CHICAGO -- For the past three weeks, as the Los Angeles Dodgers crawled through these playoffs, Clayton Kershaw acted as a one-man cordon, capable of holding off his opponents and offsetting the mistakes of his teammates. ...Read more
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- The Predators came into Saturday night's game dealing with a bout of food poisoning. The Penguins are more likely to be sick when they review the tape.
Defensive lapses and a barrage of Nashville odd-...Read more
CHICAGO -- The Blackhawks defeated the Maple Leafs 5-4 in a shootout Saturday night at the United Center.
The Hawks got on the board first thanks to a goal from Artem Anisimov 3 minutes, 36 seconds into the game. Artemi ...Read more
CHICAGO -- Pitching coach Chris Bosio leaned back into his chair when asked to assess manager Joe Maddon's style during a session at the Cubs Convention in January.
"Joe tries to win every inning," Bosio said in a ...Read more
PHILADELPHIA -- The Flyers have been up and down early in this NHL season, but two things that remain consistent are their ability to generate offense in the second period and the surprising play of Matt Read
With four ...Read more
SUNRISE, Fla. -- After six-plus seasons in the minor leagues toiling for four different organizations Florida Panthers 27-year-old rookie forward Shane Harper certainly showed the patience of Job while chasing a dream.
DETROIT -- Gustav Nyquist scored twice as the Detroit Red Wings grew their winning streak to four games.
The Wings used their speed and shot mentality to best the San Jose Sharks, 3-0, Saturday at Joe Louis Arena. Jimmy ...Read more
GLENDALE, Ariz. -- The storm, they insisted, had lifted by the time the game ended.
One of the oddest quarters in recent Seahawks history -- the third last Sunday against Atlanta, destined to forever be remembered for ...Read more
Before he was a four-time All-Pro, before he was known simply by the first syllable of last his name, before he kept defensive coordinators up at night, Rob Gronkowski was just a rookie trying to make his way in the NFL in...Read more
After one game together, Dwyane Wade used an intriguing comparison when asked about new teammate Michael Carter-Williams.
"He's a taller (Rajon) Rondo, a guy who has played in the paint and has been an attacker and guards...Read more
LONDON -- The sightseeing, resort stay and preparation are over. After 10 days on the road, the Los Angeles Rams on Sunday finally will do what they traveled all this way for:
Try to beat the New York Giants.
The Rams' ...Read more
Roberto Perez probably wasn't the first catcher the Indians envisioned as the one to help them through a difficult postseason run. And considering the drama of the trade deadline, he probably wasn't the second, either.
CLEVELAND -- It won't be long now until LeBron James slides another ring on his finger and looks to the sky as another banner he all but stitched together is hoisted into history. Meanwhile, the rest of the Eastern ...Read more
MIAMI -- A Miami Heat executive told the Sun Sentinel on Saturday that there will be "no change" in the employment status of the team employee who knelt while singing the national anthem before Friday night's exhibition ...Read more
Joey Gallo was expected to arrive in Venezuela on Friday and jump into the Magallanes lineup shortly thereafter to begin the first winter ball stint of his career.
The Texas Rangers' top prospect was dispatched to South ...Read more