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Booker, Paul lead Suns past depleted Jazz, 115-109

Jan. 25, 2022 00:15 AM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — Chris Paul and his 36-year-old legs played 40 minutes of basketball for the Phoenix Suns on Monday night. The way he was cooking in the fourth quarter of a 115-109 win over the short-handed Utah Jazz, one of the best point guards in NBA history looked like he was...

Wild match franchise goals record in 8-2 win vs Canadiens

Jan. 25, 2022 00:10 AM EST

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Wild have struck a fresh balance this season. Goals are coming from everywhere in the lineup, an everyman vibe that begins in the locker room and carries onto the ice. Connor Dewar got his first career goal and added an assist...

Avs beat Blackhawks 2-0, extend record home streak to 16

Jan. 24, 2022 23:58 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — Nazem Kadri and Mikko Rantanen scored, Pavel Francouz made 23 saves for his third career shutout and the Colorado Avalanche beat the Chicago Blackhawks 2-0 on Monday night to extend their franchise-record home winning streak to 16 games. It was the seventh straight...

Graham, Valanciunas push Pelicans past Pacers, 117-113

Jan. 24, 2022 23:07 PM EST

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Devonte Graham scored 25 points, Josh Hart had 22 points and 10 rebounds, and the New Orleans Pelicans defeated the Indiana Pacers 117-113 on Monday night. Graham, who was questionable before the game because of a sore left ankle, started and went 5 of 9 from...

Vucevic, Bulls withstand late Thunder rally, win 111-110

Jan. 24, 2022 23:01 PM EST

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Nicola Vucevic had 26 points and 15 rebounds, and the Chicago Bulls withstood a fierce rally by Oklahoma City to beat the Thunder 111-110 on Monday night. The Bulls led by 28 points in the third quarter, but the Thunder had a chance to tie it in the closing...

Love's barrage, Garland's 3 help Cavs hold off Knicks 95-93

Jan. 24, 2022 22:58 PM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — As the crowd's roar enveloped him, Kevin Love wrapped his arms around Darius Garland and thought back to those days when the Cavaliers were the biggest game in town. They are again. Love scored 20 points — nine straight in a 3-point barrage in just...

Terry scores team-leading 23rd goal, Ducks beat Bruins 5-3

Jan. 24, 2022 22:42 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Troy Terry scored his team-leading 23rd goal, Ryan Getzlaf had a goal and set up another, and the Anaheim Ducks cooled off the Boston Bruins with a 5-3 victory Monday night. Isac Lundestrom, Derek Grant and Greg Pateryn also scored for the Ducks, who won for the...

Lehner makes 34 saves, Golden Knights shut out Capitals 1-0

Jan. 24, 2022 22:29 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Robin Lehner took a puck to the mask on a shot from Alex Ovechkin that was so hard it caved in the cage. He needed to switch to an old helmet, but that did nothing to slow him down. Lehner stopped all 34 shots he faced for his and the Vegas Golden...

Rams on brink of Super Bowl despite struggling to close wins

Jan. 24, 2022 19:42 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — For the third straight week, the Los Angeles Rams took a huge early lead. For the second time in those three weeks, they subsequently gave it all away. The Rams (14-5) got away with it in the divisional playoff round in Tampa Bay, thanks to Matthew...

49ers' improbable run leads them back to L.A. to face Rams

Jan. 24, 2022 19:26 PM EST

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — The San Francisco 49ers didn't know if they would even get another chance when they punted the ball away in the final two minutes of the season finale still needing a touchdown to extend their season. Now after mounting that late-game comeback at SoFi...