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Steve Kerr, Golden State agree to $35 million, 2-year extension, AP sources say

Feb. 24, 2024 01:13 AM EST

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr agreed Friday to a two-year contract extension worth $35 million, according to two people with direct knowledge of the negotiations. The people spoke on condition of anonymity Friday night because Kerr hasn't signed his...

Kyle Connor scores in OT as Jets beat Blackhawks 3-2

Feb. 24, 2024 00:20 AM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — Kyle Connor scored 25 seconds into overtime, and the Winnipeg Jets beat the Chicago Blackhawks 3-2 on Friday night. Connor got his 21st goal of the season from the right circle when what looked like a shot deflected off the skate of Chicago's Nick Foligno and past...

Texas regents approve Sarkisian contract extension and raise to more than $10 million

Feb. 22, 2024 17:35 PM EST

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Steve Sarkisian is college football's latest $10 million man. The University of Texas System Board of Regents on Thursday approved a raise and contract extension for the Longhorns coach that boosts his guaranteed salary to $10.3 million this year and signs him...

Patriots coach Jerod Mayo's new staff a mix of youth, vets and connections to executive Eliot Wolf

Feb. 21, 2024 18:54 PM EST

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Jerod Mayo was clear when he was hired as the New England Patriots new coach that he wanted to empower his new staff with the freedom to have a voice both on the sideline and in the meeting rooms. His new trio of coordinators said Wednesday that they are...

Liverpool mounts second-half fightback to beat Luton 4-1 and go 4 points clear in Premier League

Feb. 21, 2024 17:01 PM EST

LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Liverpool mounted a second-half fightback to overwhelm Luton in a 4-1 win and move four points clear atop the Premier League on Wednesday. Trailing 1-0 at halftime, Liverpool recovered at Anfield thanks to goals in the space of 125 seconds by Virgil van...

Rangers and forward Jonny Brodzinski agree on a 2-year contract extension

Feb. 21, 2024 11:37 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Rangers and forward Jonny Brodzinski have reached an agreement on a two-year contract extension. General manager Chris Drury announced the deal on Wednesday. The contract is a one-way deal, with Brodzinski earning $787,500 annually whether he stays in...

New Titans coach Brian Callahan brings former Bengals colleague with him to Tennessee

Feb. 20, 2024 17:31 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee has hired three new coaches with first-time head coach Brian Callahan bringing former Cincinnati colleague Colt Anderson with him as the Titans' new special teams coordinator. The Titans also announced Tuesday the hiring of Scott Fuchs as...

Alabama's DeBoer hires Sheridan as offensive coordinator, Shephard as co-offensive coordinator

Feb. 20, 2024 17:30 PM EST

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama coach Kalen DeBoer has hired Nick Sheridan as offensive coordinator and JaMarcus Shephard as co-offensive coordinator. DeBoer announced the hirings on Tuesday. Sheridan replaces Ryan Grubb, who had planned to follow DeBoer from Washington to Alabama...

Forward Michael Rasmussen signs a four-year contract extension with the Red Wings

Feb. 20, 2024 14:03 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Red Wings have signed forward Michael Rasmussen to a four-year, $12.8 million contract extension. The Red Wings, who have not made the playoffs since the 2015-16 season, announced the deal Tuesday. The 24-year-old Rasmussen has skated in 55...

Mason Morelli scores in his debut to lead the Golden Knights past the Sharks 4-0

Feb. 19, 2024 19:37 PM EST

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Mason Morelli had a goal and an assist in his NHL debut, Logan Thompson had his fourth career shutout and the Vegas Golden Knights completed a season sweep against the San Jose Sharks with a 4-0 victory on Monday. “It’s a pretty special moment,”...