Latest Leo Anthony Gallagher News

Gallagher steps out of seat of GMS Racing in Xfinity Series

Oct. 19, 2018 3:14 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Spencer Gallagher is ready to be a professional nerd again. The former Silicon Valley software engineer-turned-driver announced Friday that he is stepping out of the Xfinity Series car owned by his father, Allegiant Air chief executive Maurice Gallagher Jr., and into a supervisory...

Bette Midler, Brooke Shields among 'Murphy Brown' guests

Oct. 18, 2018 9:11 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Bette Midler and Brooke Shields are among the guest stars dropping in on CBS' "Murphy Brown" revival. Midler was on the original sitcom as Caprice, one of many difficult, short-tenured secretaries to Candice Bergen's Murphy. CBS said Thursday the singer-actress is back as Caprice on the...

No. 6 Michigan needs to beat No. 24 Spartans to keep rolling

Oct. 18, 2018 3:10 AM EDT

Here's what to watch in the Big Ten this week: GAME OF THE WEEK No. 6 Michigan at No. 24 Michigan State This is huge for Jim Harbaugh, whose team has won six straight and entered the top 10 for the first time this season. The Wolverines (6-1, 4-0 Big Ten) have established themselves as a real factor in the Big...

Gallagher scores goal, Canadiens edge Blues 3-2

Oct. 17, 2018 11:17 PM EDT

MONTREAL (AP) — The Montreal Canadiens are leaving teams behind — and trying not to get too far ahead of themselves. Brendan Gallagher scored with 11 seconds left to give the Montreal Canadiens their third straight victory, 3-2 over the St. Louis Blues on Wednesday night. "I'm not proud of anything...

Drouin scores 2 to lead Canadiens in 7-3 win over Red Wings

Oct. 16, 2018 12:11 AM EDT

MONTREAL (AP) — Canadiens coach Claude Julien said it looked like Tomas Plekanec "drank from the fountain of youth" before playing in his 1,000th game Monday night. Plekanec scored in his milestone game, and Jonathan Drouin added two goals to lead Montreal to a 7-3 victory over the winless Detroit Red...

Pastrnak scored 3 goals, Bruins beat winless Red Wings 8-2

Oct. 14, 2018 1:06 AM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — David Pastrnak scored three times, giving him 101 goals in his career, and Patrice Bergeron had three assists as the Boston Bruins kept Detroit winless with an 8-2 victory over the Red Wings on Saturday. It was the second career hat trick for Pastrnak, who has scored seven times in five games...

Byron, Drouin lead Canadiens past Penguins in shootout

Oct. 14, 2018 12:32 AM EDT

MONTREAL (AP) — Antti Niemi felt good after his first start of the season — and a win. Niemi made 25 saves, and Paul Byron and Jonathan Drouin scored in the shootout to lead the Montreal Canadiens to a 4-3 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Saturday night. Niemi, getting the start with Carey...

Campbell makes 40 saves, Kings beat Canadiens 3-0

Oct. 12, 2018 12:08 AM EDT

MONTREAL (AP) — Jack Campbell and the Los Angeles Kings spoiled the Montreal Canadiens' home opener. Campbell made 40 saves for his first career shutout and the Kings won 3-0 on Thursday night. Campbell made his eighth career NHL start, getting into action with starter Jonathan Quick day-to-day after...

Kavanaugh impartiality to be tested in blue state lawsuits

Oct. 7, 2018 4:27 PM EDT

Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation to the U.S. Supreme Court has put a spotlight on the dozens of federal cases pitting the Trump administration against Democratic-leaning states, on issues including auto emission standards, immigration and a free-flowing internet. He lashed out against "left-wing opposition groups"...

Byron's 2 goals lead Canadiens past Penguins 5-1

Oct. 6, 2018 11:17 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Montreal Canadiens used a systematic approach to frustrate and shut down the Pittsburgh Penguins' star-studded attack. Paul Byron scored two goals and added an assist, leading the Canadiens to a 5-1 victory over the Penguins on Saturday night. "Our plan was just to skate and forecheck...