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Burakovsky's OT goal gives Kraken wild 9-8 win over Kings

Nov. 30, 2022 02:08 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Andre Burakovsky had two goals, including the winner in overtime, and the Seattle Kraken defeated the Los Angeles Kings 9-8 on Tuesday night in the highest-scoring NHL game this season. Burakovsky scored on a power play at 2:08 of the extra session to give...

Ovechkin tops Gretzky for most road goals, Caps beat Canucks

Nov. 30, 2022 01:19 AM EST

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Alex Ovechkin scored twice, passing Wayne Gretzky for the most road goals in NHL history, and the Washington Capitals beat the Vancouver Canucks 5-1 on Tuesday night. Ovechkin has scored 403 of his 793 career goals away from home. Gretzky holds...

McMahon scores 22 in Winthrop's 99-52 win over Toccoa Falls

Nov. 29, 2022 21:47 PM EST

ROCK HILL, S.C. (AP) — Sin'Cere McMahon had 22 points in Winthrop's 99-52 victory against Toccoa Falls on Tuesday night. McMahon also contributed five assists and three steals for the Eagles (4-4). Xavier McKelvy added 15 points while finishing 7 of 8 from the floor, and they also...

Seattle man tried to join Islamic State group, gets 4 years

Nov. 29, 2022 18:33 PM EST

SEATTLE (AP) — A 22-year-old Seattle man was sentenced Tuesday to four years in prison after being arrested while trying to board a flight to join the Islamic State group last year. Elvin Hunter Bgorn Williams was arrested at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport as he checked in...

Analysis: Some of NFL's best Week 12 drama was off the field

Nov. 29, 2022 06:00 AM EST

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Threatening to overshadow an intoxicating weekend in the NFL that began with a trio of Thanksgiving classics and included two successful do-or-die 2-point conversions was all the drama that happened off the field in Week 12. Mike Purcell got up in Russell...

Stevenson scores 23 as Cal Poly downs Pacific (CA) 62-58

Nov. 29, 2022 00:41 AM EST

STOCKTON, Calif. (AP) — Brantly Stevenson helped lead Cal Poly past Pacific (CA) on Monday with 23 points off of the bench in a 62-58 win. Stevenson also had eight rebounds for the Mustangs (3-3). Nick Fleming shot 4 for 9, including 2 for 5 from beyond the arc to add 12 points....

Washington rallies to continue mastery of Seattle 77-66

Nov. 29, 2022 00:34 AM EST

SEATTLE (AP) — Keion Brooks scored 20 points and Braxton Meah didn't miss a shot and scored 18 points and Washington used a second-half blitz to beat cross-town rival Seattle 77-66 on Monday night. Meah made all-seven shot attempts from the floor and all four from the foul line. ...

Truong leads Gonzaga past Maine as Lady Zags crack top 25

Nov. 28, 2022 23:23 PM EST

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Kaylynne Truong scored 15 points, Brynna Maxwell scored 13 shooting 4 for 6 and No. 23 Gonzaga stifled Maine 62-43 on Monday just hours after breaking into the AP Top 25 poll. Gonzaga (6-1) outscored Maine 10-2 in the final 3:45 of the second quarter and...

Sacred Heart defeats Western New England 100-59

Nov. 28, 2022 22:54 PM EST

FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) — Raheem Solomon had 26 points in Sacred Heart's 100-59 victory over Western New England on Monday night. Solomon had five rebounds and six steals for the Pioneers (4-3). Nico Galette added 22 points while going 7 of 13 from the floor, including 1 for 3 from...

Texas high school basketball rankings

Nov. 28, 2022 21:32 PM EST

SUGAR LAND, Texas (AP) — Texas Association of Basketball Coaches high school rankings for the week of Nov. 21: GIRLS PUBLIC Class 6A 1. South Grand Prairie, 6-3; 2. Pearland, 13-1; 3. Humble Summer Creek, 11-1; 4. SA Northside Clark, 9-3; 5. Coppell,...