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Dodgers-Red Sox: Rich histories, but little crossover

Oct. 21, 2018 12:24 AM EDT

Sandy Koufax, Jackie Robinson and the Boys of Summer. Ted Williams to Yaz and the Impossible Dream. Manny Ramirez. Pedro Martinez. Bill Buckner. Fenway Franks and Dodger Dogs. Ebbets Field, the Green Monster. "Sweet Caroline" or "I Love L.A." Yet for all their rich history — dating back to Babe Ruth on the...

Jayson Tatum scores 24 points, Celtics edge Knicks 103-101

Oct. 20, 2018 11:39 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Celtics could laugh afterward, because none of Jayson Tatum's mistakes cost them. Not the missed dunk with 36 seconds left — thanks to Tatum rebounding it himself and making a tough jumper — and not his foolish foul with 1.9 seconds remaining. Tatum did far more good than...

Knicks rookie Knox leaves game with sprained left ankle

Oct. 20, 2018 11:24 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Knicks rookie Kevin Knox left New York's game against Boston on Saturday night after spraining his left ankle in the first quarter. Knox was driving for a layup on a fast break when his ankle appeared to roll badly as he was fouled by Terry Rozier III. Knox stayed on the court briefly,...

Oladipo scores 25 points to lead Pacers past Nets 132-112

Oct. 20, 2018 10:49 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Victor Oladipo credits solid defense for the Indiana Pacers' strong offensive production. "I think defensively we were really good (and) I think that's why we were effective offensively," Oladipo said after scoring 25 points with seven rebounds and leading Indiana to a 132-112 victory...

Stony Brook scores season high in 52-14 victory

Oct. 20, 2018 9:03 PM EDT

STONY BROOK, N.Y. (AP) — Jordan Gowins and Donald Liotine combined for 236 yards rushing and three touchdowns and Stony Brook surged to a 52-14 victory over Rhode Island on Saturday night. Leading 10-0 after Gowins' 1-yard run and a Alex Lucansky field goal, the Seawolves (6-2, 4-1 Colonial Athletic...

NBA vet Willie Reed goes No. 1 overall in G League draft

Oct. 20, 2018 8:45 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Willie Reed was the No. 1 pick Saturday in the G League draft, his rights going to the Salt Lake City Stars. The 28-year-old Reed has spent parts of three seasons in the NBA, appearing in 152 games with the Brooklyn Nets, Miami Heat, Los Angeles Clippers and Detroit Pistons. His career NBA...

Towson beats Albany 56-28 remains unbeaten in Colonial

Oct. 20, 2018 8:24 PM EDT

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Tom Flacco threw for two touchdowns and ran for two more as Towson took an early lead and held it, beating Albany 56-28 on Saturday. Flacco was 23 of 36 for 306 yards for the Tigers (6-1, 4-0 Colonial Athletic Association). He also ran for 80 yards. Shane Leatherbury had 114 yards and a...

Skinner scores 3 to lead Sabres to 5-1 win over Kings

Oct. 20, 2018 8:15 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Buffalo Sabres coach Phil Housley had to shake things up, shuffling his lines against the Los Angeles Kings an effort to revive an offense that was held to one goal in three of the past four games. The moves paid off, especially the new first line of Jeff Skinner, Jason Pominville and...

Hayward sitting out against Knicks to rest sore ankle

Oct. 20, 2018 7:28 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Boston Celtics are giving Gordon Hayward a night off to rest his surgically repaired left ankle. Hayward is sitting out the Celtics' game Saturday against the New York Knicks on their second night of back-to-back games. Coach Brad Stevens says there wasn't a plan to sit Hayward out of...

Syracuse rallies to beat North Carolina 40-37 in double OT

Oct. 20, 2018 7:11 PM EDT

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Syracuse's season hung in the balance. After two straight defeats in heartbreaking style, the Orange was perched on the precipice of another crushing loss after coughing up a 20-7 lead. But then redshirt freshman quarterback Tommy DeVito came to the rescue, leading the Orange (5-2,...