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  • Johnson lifts Blue Jackets over Blackhawks in SO

    4 minutes ago

    (AP) COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Jack Johnson scored the winner in the ninth round of a shootout and Sergei Bobrovsky stopped 39 shots in regulation and eight in the tiebreaker to give the Columbus Blue Jackets a 3-2 victory over the ...

  • Flyers-Maple Leafs Sums

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    (AP) Philadelphia 3 2 2—7 Toronto 3 0 1—4 First Period_1, Toronto, Lupul 8 (Rielly, Kessel), 4:51. 2, Toronto, van Riemsdyk 14 (Franson, Kessel), 5:40 (pp). 3, Philadelphia, Umberger 3 (Couturier, Read), 8:14. 4, Philadelphia, Couturier 8 (Read), 11:18. 5, Toronto, ...

  • Blackhawks-Blue Jackets Sums

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    (AP) Chicago 0 1 1 0—2 Columbus 1 0 1 0—3 Columbus won shootout 2-1 First Period_1, Columbus, Skille 5 (Johansen, Tyutin), 17:24. Penalties_Johansen, Clm (tripping), :30; Versteeg, Chi (high-sticking), 8:43. Second Period_2, Chicago, Sharp 5 (Rozsival), 7:27. Penalties_Johnson, Clm (hooking), ...

  • Panthers-Penguins Sums

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    (AP) Florida 1 0 0—1 Pittsburgh 2 0 1—3 First Period_1, Pittsburgh, Spaling 5 (Downie, Goc), 1:48. 2, Pittsburgh, Pouliot 1 (Downie, Spaling), 6:56. 3, Florida, Trocheck 3 (Huberdeau, Ekblad), 7:31 (pp). Penalties_Harrington, Pit (high-sticking), 7:15; Upshall, Fla (tripping), 8:24; Malkin, ...

  • Pouliot scores in debut, Pens beat Panthers 3-1

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    (AP) PITTSBURGH (AP) — Derrick Pouliot scored in his NHL debut and Sidney Crosby had a third-period goal for the Pittsburgh Penguins in a 3-1 victory over the Florida Panthers on Saturday night. Marc-Andre Fleury stopped 45 shots for his fifth ...

  • President Obama's Hawaii vacation: Day 1

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    (AP) KAILUA, Hawaii (AP) — How President Barack Obama spent the first day of his holiday vacation in Hawaii on Saturday: — QUIET TIME AT HOME: Obama and the first family spent the morning at their vacation home in the breezy ...

  • Senators-Canadiens Sums

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    (AP) Ottawa 1 0 0—1 Montreal 1 1 2—4 First Period_1, Ottawa, Condra 2 (Legwand), 2:50 (sh). 2, Montreal, Prust 3 (Gilbert, Sekac), 6:38. Penalties_Karlsson, Ott (hooking), 1:48; Gilbert, Mon (hooking), 9:48. Second Period_3, Montreal, Gallagher 9 (Galchenyuk, Pacioretty), 7:30. Penalties_Plekanec, ...

  • Rangers-Hurricanes Sums

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    (AP) N.Y. Rangers 0 0 2 0—3 Carolina 1 0 1 0—2 N.Y. Rangers won shootout 1-0 First Period_1, Carolina, Terry 6 (Gerbe), 7:20. Penalties_St. Louis, NYR (hooking), 11:15. Second Period_None. Penalties_McDonagh, NYR (holding), 4:12; Glass, NYR (interference), 11:13; Faulk, Car ...

  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Daily 4' game

    11 minutes ago

    (AP) SACRAMENTO (AP) — The winning numbers in Saturday evening's drawing of the California Lottery's "Daily 4" game were: 1-9-4-6 (one, nine, four, six) Ticket-holders with all four winning numbers in the order given win the top prize. Lesser amounts are ...

  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Daily 3 Evening' game

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    (AP) SACRAMENTO (AP) — The winning numbers in Saturday evening's drawing of the California Lottery's "Daily 3 Evening" game were: 7-9-0 (seven, nine, zero) Ticket-holders with all three winning numbers in the order given win the top prize. Lesser amounts are ...

  • Claude Giroux helps Flyers beat Maple Leafs 7-4

    15 minutes ago

    (AP) TORONTO (AP) — Claude Giroux had two goals and two assists, Jakub Voracek added four assists to take the NHL scoring lead and the Philadelphia Flyers beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 7-4 on Saturday night. Voracek has 14 goals and ...

  • Gallagher helps Canadiens beat Senators, 4-1

    15 minutes ago

    (AP) MONTREAL (AP) — Brendan Gallagher scored the tiebreaking goal in the second period, Carey Price stopped 24 shots, and the Montreal Canadiens beat the Ottawa Senators 4-1 on Saturday night. Brandon Prust, Tomas Plekanec and Alex Galchenyuk also scored for ...

  • Australian woman charged with murder of 8 children

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    (AP) SYDNEY (AP) — Police say an Australian woman has been charged with murder in the deaths of seven of her children and her niece whose bodies were found inside her home. Mersane Warria was charged with eight counts of murder ...

  • Rangers beat Hurricanes 3-2 in shootout

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    (AP) RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Mats Zuccarrello scored in the shootout, and the New York Rangers beat the Carolina Hurricanes 3-2 on Saturday night for their fifth consecutive win. Henrik Lundqvist made 18 saves before stopping all three Carolina shooters in ...

  • Islanders rally late, stun Lightning 3-1

    31 minutes ago

    (AP) UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — John Tavares and Anders Lee scored 12 seconds apart in the third period, and the New York Islanders stunned the Tampa Bay Lightning 3-1 with a late comeback Saturday night. Shut down nearly all night by ...

  • Colorado State struggles in Las Vegas Bowl loss

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    (AP) LAS VEGAS (AP) — As he walked off the field Saturday night, Colorado State interim coach Dave Baldwin paused in front his team's fans and applauded. It was his way of saying thanks. It might have been his last chance. ...

  • Tanguay scores 2, Avalanche beat Sabres 5-1

    41 minutes ago

    (AP) BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Alex Tanguay scored twice, Calvin Pickard made 28 saves and the Colorado Avalanche beat the Buffalo Sabres 5-1 on Saturday night. Colorado also got goals from Cody McLeod, John Mitchell and Erik Johnson in ending a ...

  • Holtby, Backstrom lead Capitals past Devils

    44 minutes ago

    (AP) NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Braden Holtby made 21 saves, Nicklas Backstrom had two goals and an assist and the Washington Capitals continued to roll with a 4-0 victory over the New Jersey Devils on Saturday night. Alex Ovechkin added a ...

  • Capitals-Devils Sums

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    (AP) Washington 0 2 2—4 New Jersey 0 0 0—0 First Period_None. Penalties_Gelinas, NJ (tripping), 1:07; Orpik, Was (tripping), 3:32; Ovechkin, Was (cross-checking), 19:10. Second Period_1, Washington, Green 4 (Hillen, Backstrom), 3:08. 2, Washington, Backstrom 9 (Beagle, Carlson), 16:38. Penalties_New Jersey ...

  • Avalanche-Sabres Sums

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    (AP) Colorado 2 0 3—5 Buffalo 0 0 1—1 First Period_1, Colorado, Johnson 7 (N.MacKinnon, Talbot), 2:23. 2, Colorado, McLeod 2 (O'Reilly), 7:07 (sh). Penalties_Cliche, Col (interference), 5:35; Landeskog, Col (tripping), 13:13; Benoit, Buf (hooking), 16:51. Second Period_None. Penalties_Zadorov, Buf (holding), ...

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