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Schwartz scores twice, Blues beat Bruins 2-1 in OT

ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Jaden Schwartz and the St. Louis Blues waited most of the season for some late-game magic.They finally found it.Schwartz scored his second goal of the game 30 seconds into overtime to give St. Louis a 2-1 victory over the Boston Bruins on Wednesday night.It was the

Pop top: Yankees’ Judge could get time batting leadoff

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- Yankees slugger Aaron Judge could be used at times as a leadoff hitter this season.The 2017 AL Rookie of the Year was at the top of the lineup and went 1 for 4 in a 5-0 loss to the Boston Red Sox on Friday.''It's a potential.

Aldon Smith arrested (yes, again) for violating a court order

It’s not like another arrest for Aldon Smith really affects his NFL future, because that seems finished at this point.Smith is making sure no NFL team will ever consider him again, however, as he was arrested yet again according to the San Francisco Chronicle’s Evan Sernoffsky. Smith, the former San

Sam Darnold Actually Wants to Go to Cleveland

Joining a team that has gone throughout a season without winning a single game might seem folly to most, but for Sam Darnold it represents a great prospect.The 20-year-old is among the favorites to be the first overall pick at this year NFL’s draft and has revealed it would be

Curry slated to return when Warriors host Hawks

OAKLAND, Calif. -- The Golden State Warriors will have an old look but a new goal when they resurface from a three-day break to host the Atlanta Hawks on Friday night.The Warriors are expecting All-Star point guard Stephen Curry to return from his six-game absence because of a sprained right

Panthers rout Senators after death of Karlsson’s son

OTTAWA, Ontario -- Jared McCann had a goal and two assists to lead the Florida Panthers over the Senators 7-2 on Tuesday night as Ottawa captain Erik Karlsson sat out following the death of his son.The team announced the death of Karlsson's son before the game. Erik and Melinda Karlsson

Yanks have swagger back after adding Stanton to Baby Bombers

NEW YORK (AP) -- The swagger is back.The New York Yankees reached Game 7 of last year's AL Championship Series behind Baby Bombers Aaron Judge, Gary Sanchez, Greg Bird and young ace Luis Severino. Then they added the mightiest slugger in the major leagues, Giancarlo Stanton, and brought in a

Free agent DT Suh cancels visit to Oakland

Ndamukong Suh canceled a planned free agency visit with the Oakland Raiders and is returning to the Portland area.NFL Network and ESPN reported Suh's travel itinerary change, which followed sitdowns with the New Orleans Saints, Tennessee Titans and Los Angeles Rams.NFL Network reported a great visit with the Rams was

Mayfield working out for Dolphins, will visit Browns, Jets next

Former Oklahoma Sooners quarterback and Heisman Trophy winner Baker Mayfield has a workout with the Miami Dolphins on Wednesday as he continues to make the rounds ahead of next month's draft, according to NFL Network's Ian Rapoport.Mayfield, who threw for 4,627 yards and 43 touchdown passes in 2017, will also

The Utah Jazz Might Just Be For Real

Embed Code <iframe frameborder="0" width="100%" height="180" style="margin:20px auto 25px;max-width:600px;" scrolling="no" src=""></iframe>Welcome to The Lab, FiveThirtyEight’s basketball podcast. On this week’s show (March 22, 2018), Neil, Chris and Kyle break down the Houston Rockets’ potential. Has James Harden all but locked up the MVP award this year? And is a

Isles pound Penguins to end three-game skid

Mathew Barzal's goal early in the first period Tuesday night provided the reeling New York Islanders a lead they would never relinquish in a 4-1 victory over the visiting Pittsburgh Penguins at Barclays Center.Adam Pelech, Anders Lee and Jordan Eberle also scored for the Islanders, who snapped a three-game losing

Blue Jays choose LHP Happ as Opening Day starter

The Toronto Blue Jays have selected left-hander J.A. Happ to be their Opening Day starter against the New York Yankees on March 29.The 35-year-old Happ will be starting a season opener for the first time in his 12-year career."He's just a reliable guy," Blue Jays manager John Gibbons told reporters

Jaguars dump Lewis after 12 seasons, also release Hurns

The Jacksonville Jaguars unceremoniously dumped the longest-tenured player on their roster Tuesday, and he wasn't happy about it. The Jaguars released veteran tight end Marcedes Lewis after 12 seasons to save $3.5 million in salary-cap space. The move came the same day Jacksonville parted ways with receiver Allen Hurns to save

Report: Falcons expressing interest in linebacker Arthur Moats

The Atlanta Falcons have expressed interest in eight-year veteran linebacker Arthur Moats, according to Jeremy Fowler of has spent matching four-year stints with the Buffalo Bills and Pittsburgh Steelers.While the report states the Steelers remain interested in bringing Moats back possibly later in the free agent process, Moats is

A-Rod: Yankees’ “breathtaking” offense could break records

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- Alex Rodriguez thinks the New York Yankees' ''breathtaking'' offense could break records this season.Rodriguez arrived at spring training Monday and had high praise for a lineup led by Giancarlo Stanton, Aaron Judge, Gary Sanchez and Didi Gregorius. A-Rod is a team special adviser who has worked

Source: Warriors, Curry aiming for Friday return

The Warriors have been without Stephen Curry for six full games and all but the first two minutes of a seventh. The last three were less out of medical necessity than an abundance of caution.Curry could, however, return as soon as Friday when the Atlanta Hawks visit Oracle Arena, multiple

Schenn scores OT winner as Blues beat Rangers 4-3

ST. LOUIS (AP) -- The St. Louis Blues got a much-needed two points against the New York Rangers. They hope they haven't lost leading scorer Vladimir Tarasenko in the process.Brayden Schenn scored 1:02 into overtime, Alex Pietrangelo had two goals in regulation and the St. Louis Blues came back to

mlb Fixtures

Mar 19 (OPTA) - mlb schedules for this week Sunday, March 18 schedules (EST/GMT) Atlanta at Houston (1705/1705) Boston at Pittsburgh (1705/1705) Detroit at Tampa Bay (1705/1705) Miami at NY Yankees (1705/1705) NY Mets at Baltimore (1705/1705) Philadelphia at Minnesota (1705/1705) Washington at St. Louis (1705/1705) Pittsburgh at Toronto (1707/1707)

AP source: Raiders trade returner Patterson to Patriots

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) -- The Oakland Raiders are trading star kick returner Cordarrelle Patterson to the New England Patriots.A person familiar with the deal said Sunday that the deal will become official after Patterson passes a physical. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the deal had not been

Quinn Cook states his case for spot on Warriors playoff roster

Because it's only two games against two of the worst teams in the NBA, it's prudent to resist the temptation to fall in love with Quinn Cook.Putting up Stephen Curry numbers in consecutive games does not make one Stephen Curry.It's impossible, though, not to clearly understand why the Warriors have

Yankees sent rookie 3B Miguel Andujar to minors

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- New York Yankees rookie Miguel Andujar will start the season in the minors, rather than at third base in the majors.The Yankees optioned Andujar to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre on Sunday, clearing the way for Brandon Drury to claim the spot.The move allows the 23-year-old Andujar, who hit

NFL: Ravens sign WR Michael Crabtree to three-year deal

Former Oakland Raiders wide receiver Michael Crabtree signed a deal with the Baltimore Ravens, it was announced on Friday.Crabtree was released by the Raiders minutes after it was announced Oakland had signed former Green Bay Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson.But 10-year NFL veteran Crabtree was not without a job for