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Kapanen's hat trick powers Penguins to 6-2 win over Blues

Dec. 03, 2022 23:09 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The last two weeks were difficult for Pittsburgh Penguins forward Kasperi Kapanen, as he watched from the press box. The last two games have been rewarding for Kapanen and the Penguins. Kapanen scored his second career hat trick and the Penguins...

Pitt defensive tackle Kancey to miss Panthers' bowl game

Dec. 03, 2022 21:36 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh defensive tackle Calijah Kancey, the ACC's Defensive Player of the Year, will miss the team's bowl game due to injury. Kancey, a junior, made the announcement in an Instagram post on Friday. Kancey sustained an injury in the second half of a win over...

Duquesne beats Ball State 78-77, Clark beats buzzer twice

Dec. 03, 2022 18:06 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Jimmy Clark III hit a 3-pointer at the buzzer and scored 16 points to give Duquesne a 78-77 win over Ball State 78-77. Clark, who also hit a 3 at the halftime buzzer, had six rebounds for the Dukes (7-1). Tevin Brewer scored 14 points while shooting 5 for 10,...

Pittsburgh Pirates CF Bryan Reynolds requests trade

Dec. 03, 2022 15:03 PM EST

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Pittsburgh Pirates center fielder Bryan Reynolds has requested a trade ahead of baseball's winter meetings. Reynolds hit .262 with 27 homers and 62 RBIs in 145 games last season, when Pittsburgh finished with a 62-100 record. In Reynolds' four years with the team,...

Steelers RB Najee Harris expects to play against Falcons

Dec. 02, 2022 16:31 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh running back Najee Harris expects to play Sunday when the Steelers travel to Atlanta. Harris practiced Friday for the first time since injuring his abdomen late in the first half of a 24-17 victory over Indianapolis on Monday night. Harris said he...

Guentzel, Kapanen fuel rally as Penguins slip by Vegas 4-3

Dec. 01, 2022 22:47 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Penguins have no idea how long they'll have to play without Kris Letang. They may have landed on a formula on how to get by without their star defenseman while he recovers from a stroke during a 4-3 comeback victory over Vegas on Thursday night. ...

Budding chemistry between Pickens, Pickett fueling Steelers

Dec. 01, 2022 17:12 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — George Pickens called it back in April. Minutes after the Pittsburgh Steelers selected the wide receiver in the second round of the NFL draft, Pickens described the team's decision to pair him with first-round pick Kenny Pickett as “ a blessing.” ...

Penguins plot a way forward as Letang recovers from stroke

Dec. 01, 2022 15:36 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Kris Letang returned to the ice on Thursday, just three days after suffering the second stroke of his career. The “twirl” the longtime Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman took at the club's practice facility was approved by team doctors, a spin designed to help...

Cowboys face Colts in 1st of 3 against AFC South also-rans

Dec. 01, 2022 12:14 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (4-7-1) at DALLAS (8-3) Sunday, 8:20 p.m. EST, NBC FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK NFL LINE: Cowboys by 10 1/2 AGAINST THE SPREAD: Colts 5-7; Cowboys 7-4 SERIES RECORD: Cowboys lead 10-7 LAST MEETING: Colts won 23-0, Dec....

Steelers RB Harris misses practice with abdominal injury

Nov. 30, 2022 17:46 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Steelers running back Najee Harris did not practice on Wednesday, two days after sustaining an abdominal injury in a win over Indianapolis. Harris went down late in the first half in a 24-17 victory over the Colts and did not return. Coach Mike Tomlin...