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Doncic has 27 points, 12 assists as Mavs beat Raptors 103-95

Oct. 24, 2021 10:25 AM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Luka Doncic and the Dallas Mavericks shook off the disappointment of a season-opening defeat with an impressive comeback win in Toronto. Doncic had 27 points, 12 assists and nine rebounds, narrowly missing his 37th career triple-double, Kristaps Porzingis...

O'Connor, Pettersson help Penguins rout Maple Leafs 7-1

Oct. 23, 2021 23:40 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Penguins were missing several key regulars, but they didn’t have any problem with a high-powered Toronto team stuck in an early slump. Drew O’Connor scored twice, his first career two-goal game, and the Penguins routed the Maple...

Przybylko's PK goal helps Union beat Nashville 1-0

Oct. 23, 2021 23:02 PM EDT

CHESTER, Pa. (AP) — Kacper Przybylko scored on a penalty kick, Andre Blake had his career-high 11th shutout of the season and the Philadelphia Union beat Nashville 1-0 on Saturday night. Nashville's Taylor Washington was called for a handball in the box and Przybylko...

Sharks stay perfect with 5-3 win over sluggish Maple Leafs

Oct. 22, 2021 23:07 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Logan Couture had two goals and an assist and Adin Hill made 30 saves in San Jose's 5-3 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs on Friday night, keeping the Sharks perfect in the young season. Timo Meier, Jonathan Dahlen and Erik Karlsson provided the rest of...

Raptors beat Celtics 115-83, spoil Udoka's home opener

Oct. 22, 2021 23:04 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Raptors coach Nick Nurse didn't think Scottie Barnes played that badly in his first NBA game. Just in case, though, he had a chat with the rookie. “I did talk to him a couple of times in between the games. But I just said ‘You did...

Udoka: Celtics haven't talked to Kanter about Tibet comments

Oct. 22, 2021 23:03 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Boston Celtics coach Ime Udoka said Friday night that he hasn’t talked to center Enes Kanter about the player's criticism of the Chinese government that led to the team's games being pulled off television there. “We know it’s out there,” Udoka said...

Wizards star Bradley Beal out against Pacers with hip issues

Oct. 22, 2021 18:17 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Wizards guard Bradley Beal sat out the Washington Wizards' home opener Friday night against Indiana because of hip problems. Coach Wes Unseld Jr. said Beal was sore and the team was going to be cautious. Unseld said he expects Beal to be available...

Pens' star Crosby: still no timetable for return from injury

Oct. 22, 2021 14:01 PM EDT

CRANBERRY TOWNSHIP, Pa. (AP) — Pittsburgh Penguins star Sidney Crosby still isn't sure when he will be cleared to return after he had left wrist surgery last month. Crosby skated with his teammates for more than an hour Friday in the latest step in his recovery from...

DJ trio Swedish House Mafia reunite with new music, tour

Oct. 22, 2021 04:05 AM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — DJ supergroup Swedish House Mafia, known for bringing house music to the masses with their arena shows, are ready to turn the crowd up with a new collaboration with The Weeknd and a global tour on the horizon. The trio dropped a new song and...

PHF strikes women's hockey streaming deal with ESPN+

Oct. 21, 2021 01:40 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Premier Hockey Federation has reached an agreement to make ESPN+ the exclusive home for watching games in this U.S. this season, a major step forward for the women's hockey league in putting all of its games on a single platform. ...