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OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Mike Hoffman scored midway through the third period and the Ottawa Senators beat the Montreal Canadiens 1-0 on Wednesday night to avoid elimination. Craig Anderson made 28 saves to help the Senators' cut Montreal's lead to 3-1 in the Eastern Conference...
DETROIT (AP) — David Price had to battle both the New York Yankees and the swirling snow in the first inning Wednesday. Wearing short sleeves on a 38-degree night in Detroit, Price allowed six runs in the top of the first, while snow flurries blew around him. Snow in April isn't...
ATLANTA (AP) — A group headed by billionaire Antony Ressler has agreed to purchase the NBA's Atlanta Hawks for $850 million. The team announced the deal Wednesday night during the first half of the Hawks' Eastern Conference playoff game against the Brooklyn Nets. The sale price...
ATLANTA (AP) — A person familiar with the situation says a group headed by billionaire Antony Ressler has agreed on an $850 million deal to purchase the NBA's Atlanta Hawks. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the sale had not been...
TORONTO (AP) — Blue Jays star Jose Bautista strained his right shoulder trying to throw out a Baltimore batter from right field during a testy game, and he was absent from the lineup Wednesday night. The Blue Jays said that along with missing a game against the Orioles, Bautista...
DALLAS (AP) — Rajon Rondo has played his last game for the Dallas Mavericks, and Chandler Parsons is out for the rest of the playoffs with a right knee injury that will require surgery. After saying that Rondo was out indefinitely with a back injury sustained before he was...
NEW YORK (AP) — The NFL suspended defensive end Greg Hardy for 10 games without pay Wednesday for conduct detrimental to the league after concluding there was "credible evidence" he roughed up his ex-girlfriend nearly a year ago when he was a member of the Carolina Panthers...
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A federal judge has approved a settlement agreement that is expected to cost the NFL $1 billion over 65 years to resolve thousands of concussion lawsuits. NFL actuaries estimate 6,000 of nearly 20,000 retired players to someday suffer from Alzheimer's disease...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Barry Bonds' obstruction of justice conviction was reversed Wednesday by the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, which ruled his meandering answer before a grand jury in 2003 was not material to the government's investigation into steroids distribution. Bonds...