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Strome. Georgiev help Rangers beat Maple Leafs 2-1 in OT

Mar. 24, 2019 12:03 AM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — The New York Rangers were glad to finally get another win. Ryan Strome scored 1:48 into overtime as the New York Rangers beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 2-1 Saturday night to snap a five-game losing streak. Pavel Buchnevich also scored for the Rangers and Alexandar Georgiev finished with 44...

NCAA Latest: Edwards sharp, defending champions on the ropes

Mar. 23, 2019 10:55 PM EDT

The Latest on the second round of the NCAA Tournament (all times Eastern): 9:40 p.m. Carsen Edwards seems to have shot himself out of his slump. The Purdue star, who was 7 for 23 from the field Thursday, hit five of his nine first-half shots Saturday. He has 17 points, and the Boilermakers lead defending...

Tkachuk's overtime goal leads Senators past Oilers 4-3

Mar. 23, 2019 8:31 PM EDT

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Ottawa coach Marc Crawford enjoys watching the type of game the Senators turned in Saturday. Brady Tkachuk scored his second goal of the game 2:09 into overtime as the Ottawa Senators beat Edmonton 4-3 and put a crimp in the Oilers' slim playoff hopes. Bobby Ryan and Brian Gibbons...

Clarkson's Gabel is top player in women's college hockey

Mar. 23, 2019 3:16 PM EDT

HAMDEN, Conn. (AP) — Clarkson senior Loren Gabel has won the Patty Kazmaier Memorial Award as the top women's player in Division I college hockey. Gabel, a native of Kitchener, Ontario, led the nation with 34 goals during the 2018-19 regular season. She also added 29 assists for 63 points. She led the...

Mets give retention bonuses to 6, assuring depth

Mar. 23, 2019 1:52 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Mets said they'll give $100,000 retention bonuses to six players at spring training with minor league contracts, assuring depth by keeping outfielders Carlos Gomez, Rajai Davis and Gregor Blanco, left-hander Hector Santiago, catcher Devin Mesoraco and shortstop Adeiny...

George scores 28 as Thunder beat Raptors 116-109

Mar. 22, 2019 11:41 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Stuck in a four-game losing streak, Russell Westbrook and the Oklahoma City Thunder came to Toronto and got their swagger back. Paul George scored 28 points, Westbrook had 18 points, 13 assists and 12 rebounds, and the Thunder beat the Raptors 116-109 on Friday night. Dennis Schroder came...

Chris Bosh ready to see his jersey retired by Miami Heat

Mar. 22, 2019 1:24 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — Chris Bosh is making a lot of music these days. He drinks beer and thinks about making more beer. He sketches. He paints. He plays with his kids. He has even learned how to use a wrench. He is also happy and healthy. And finally, he's made peace with the devastating way that blood clots ended...

GM announces jobs, electric vehicle after Trump criticism

Mar. 22, 2019 12:44 PM EDT

ORION TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Less than a week after a series of critical tweets from the president over an Ohio plant closure, General Motors is announcing plans to add 400 jobs and build a new electric vehicle at a factory north of Detroit. The company says it will spend $300 million at its plant in Orion...

Smith makes 18 saves as Flames top Senators 5-1

Mar. 22, 2019 1:34 AM EDT

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Calgary's fourth-line forwards provided all the offense the Flames needed against the Ottawa Senators. Andrew Mangiapane, Garnet Hathaway and Derek Ryan combined on Calgary's second and third goals of the night in a 5-1 win over the Senators on Thursday night. Mangiapane and...

Bruins' top line, Rask carry Boston over New Jersey, 5-1

Mar. 21, 2019 11:10 PM EDT

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — It didn't take long for the Boston Bruins' top line of Patrice Bergeron, David Pastrnak and Brad Marchand to get back in gear. A game after Pastrnak returned from thumb surgery, Bergeron scored two goals and the line accounted for eight points in leading the Bruins to a 5-1 victory over...