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McAvoy's OT goal sends Bruins to 6th straight win

Feb. 19, 2019 2:45 AM EST

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — A controversial non-call helped the Boston Bruins avoid what would have been a dispiriting loss. Then an unexpected source extended their winning streak. Charlie McAvoy scored the game-winning goal in overtime and the Boston Bruins beat the San Jose Sharks 6-5 on Monday night in a...

Ovechkin scores a pair as Capitals edge Kings 3-2

Feb. 19, 2019 2:17 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Alex Ovechkin's one-timer from the left faceoff circle has been unstoppable this season for the Washington Capitals. The Russian forward scored a pair of power-play goals from his favorite spot as the Capitals beat the Los Angeles Kings 3-2 on Monday night. Ovechkin — who had his...

No. 1 Duke and No. 8 North Carolina renew rivalry this week

Feb. 19, 2019 2:14 AM EST

North Carolina coach Roy Williams set his sights on landing Zion Williamson out of high school, only to see him end up down the road at the Tar Heels' biggest rival. Williams and the rest of the eight-ranked Tar Heels will get an up-close look at top-ranked Duke's rim-wrecking freshman Wednesday in what's sure to...

Griffin enjoying resurgence a year after trade to Pistons

Feb. 19, 2019 2:06 AM EST

DETROIT (AP) — Blake Griffin doesn't need to jump over any cars to be a hit in the Motor City. A year after arriving in Detroit with his career at a crossroads, a more earthbound Griffin is doing all he can to shake the Pistons out of their decade-long malaise. "He does a little bit of everything for us....

DeBrincat has 5 points, Blackhawks hold off Senators 8-7

Feb. 19, 2019 12:58 AM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — Alex DeBrincat had the best game of his career, and the Chicago Blackhawks needed all of his production. DeBrincat had three goals and two assists, and the Blackhawks held on to beat the Ottawa Senators 8-7 on Monday night for their ninth win in 11 games. The five points for the 21-year-old...

Dziagwa helps Oklahoma State snap losing streak

Feb. 19, 2019 12:50 AM EST

STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — They weren't going to let this one slip away. It had been 12 days since Oklahoma State squandered a seven-point lead with 5:28 remaining and lost 70-68 on a final-second shot at TCU on Feb. 6. Thomas Dziagwa matched a career-high with 23 points, connecting on 6 of 11 3-pointers, to...

Avalanche end home slide with 3-0 win over Golden Knights

Feb. 19, 2019 12:38 AM EST

DENVER (AP) — When the moment arrived, Andrew Agozzino was ready — big right fist pump, coupled with a glide on his right knee and even a little yell. This goal celebration was a long time in the making. Agozzino scored his first NHL goal and added an assist, Semyon Varlamov stopped 40 shots for his...

Jones leads Prairie View over Grambling St. 92-87

Feb. 19, 2019 12:36 AM EST

GRAMBLING, La. (AP) — Dennis Jones had a season-high 23 points, tying his career high, as Prairie View narrowly beat Grambling State 92-87 on Monday night. Gary Blackston added 22 points for the Panthers. Chance Ellis had 11 points for Prairie View (13-12, 11-1 Southwestern Athletic Conference). Gerard...

No. 23 Kansas State beats West Virginia to keep Big 12 lead

Feb. 19, 2019 12:28 AM EST

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Kansas State went on the road to quickly get back on track. Barry Brown scored 21 points and the No. 23 Wildcats beat West Virginia 65-51 on Monday night to remain atop the Big 12 standings. A 14-0 run midway through the second half, led by a couple of 3-pointers by Xavier Sneed,...

Giordano leads Flames to 5-2 win over Coyotes

Feb. 19, 2019 12:13 AM EST

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Michael Frolik and Mikael Backlund each had a goal and an assist in the third period to help the Calgary Flames beat the Arizona Coyotes 5-2 on Monday. Mark Giordano also had a goal and an assist, and Derek Ryan and Austin Czarnik had the other goals for the Flames, who won their...