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Donato nets shootout winner in return, Bruins best Isles 2-1

Nov. 30, 2018 12:42 AM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Ryan Donato knew he couldn't afford to let a golden opportunity to get himself back into the fold pass him by. Donato, recalled Wednesday after a demotion to Providence of the AHL, grabbed the puck and charged toward the net on the Boston Bruins' fourth attempt in a shootout Thursday night....

SEC commissioner wants 'healthier environment' for Egg Bowl

Nov. 26, 2018 6:52 PM EST

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Southeastern Conference Commissioner Greg Sankey wants the athletic directors from Mississippi and Mississippi State to meet him in the league office to discuss "creating a healthier environment" for the annual Egg Bowl matchup. Mississippi State's 35-3 victory over Ole Miss in...

Belgians take big 3rd-round lead at World Cup of Golf

Nov. 24, 2018 2:14 AM EST

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — A pair of twenty-somethings named Thomas has Belgium on the cusp of its first victory in the World Cup of Golf. Thomas Pieters and Thomas Detry had a mid-round stretch of 5-under-par in four holes for a 9-under 63 Saturday to give Belgium a five-stroke lead after three rounds....

Today in History

Nov. 21, 2018 12:01 AM EST

Today in History Today is Wednesday, Nov. 21, the 325th day of 2018. There are 40 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Nov. 21, 1980, 87 people died in a fire at the MGM Grand Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada. On this date: In 1789, North Carolina became the 12th state to ratify the U.S....

Marchand scores in OT to lift Bruins over Stars 2-1

Nov. 5, 2018 11:07 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Brad Marchand had very little room and not much time. He got the right bounce. Marchand banked home a power-play goal off the far post from the bottom of the right circle 4:29 into overtime, lifting the Boston Bruins over the Dallas Stars 2-1 on Monday night. "I heard it," he said. "I didn't...

NCAA overturns recruiting penalty against Ole Miss on appeal

Nov. 1, 2018 2:56 PM EDT

OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi won part of its appeal of NCAA sanctions against the football program, with a committee overturning the penalty restricting the school from hosting unofficial recruiting visits. This season's bowl ban and other penalties still stand. Some of the penalties for recruiting...

Marc Leishman wins CIMB Classic in Malaysia

Oct. 14, 2018 7:06 PM EDT

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Marc Leishman won the CIMB Classic by five strokes Sunday, closing with a 7-under 65 to match Justin Thomas' 2015 tournament record of 26-under 262. Leishman won for the fourth time on the PGA Tour. The Australian had four straight birdies on Nos. 2-5 and finished with eight...

Pepperell wins British Masters, sets up debut at Augusta

Oct. 14, 2018 1:33 PM EDT

WALTON HEATH, England (AP) — Eddie Pepperell won his second European Tour title with a two-shot victory at the British Masters on Sunday and likely secured the even bigger prize of a place in next year's Masters at Augusta National. The Englishman shot an even-par 72 and held off his playing partner,...

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...

Pastrnak gets hat trick, Bruins rout winless Red Wings 8-2

Oct. 13, 2018 7:26 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — David Pastrnak got to the 100-goal mark and moved right past it. Pastrnak scored three times Saturday, giving him 101 goals for his career, and the Boston Bruins kept Detroit winless with an 8-2 victory over the Red Wings. "It's been quick and I'm glad that I get to be part of this," Pastrnak...