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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...

Penguins D Letang out indefinitely after 2nd stroke

Nov. 30, 2022 15:39 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Kris Letang plays hockey with a grace and inexhaustible fluidity seemingly impervious to the rigors of spending nearly half his life in the NHL. For the second time in less than a decade, however, a major health scare has brought Letang's career to a halt. ...

Editorial Roundup: Pennsylvania

Nov. 30, 2022 07:14 AM EST

Philadelphia Daily News/Inquirer. November 27, 2022. Editorial: Don’t gamble with kids? The state should heed its own advice. Running public service announcements will not stop the social ills spurred by Pennsylvania’s reckless policy on gambling. ...

Pesce's winner in OT lifts Hurricanes past Penguins 3-2

Nov. 29, 2022 22:52 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Penguins saw a hit they considered dangerous and stopped. Carolina didn't. And when the whistle didn't blow, the Hurricanes took advantage by starting their six-game road trip with a bang. Brett Pesce scored at the end of a two-on-none 2:20 into...

Grant scores 26 in Duquesne's 72-61 victory over UCSB

Nov. 29, 2022 22:47 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Dae Dae Grant had 26 points in Duquesne's 72-61 victory over UCSB on Tuesday night. Grant also contributed three steals for the Dukes (6-1). Tevin Brewer was 4-of-6 shooting and 4 of 4 from the free-throw line to add 13 points. David Dixon went 6 of 9 from the...