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Second-period surge carries Montreal Canadiens past the Winnipeg Jets in 7-1 romp

Second-period surge carries Montreal Canadiens past the Winnipeg Jets in 7-1 romp

MONTREAL — Jets captain Blake Wheeler's plan after Saturday's 7-1 blowout loss to the Montreal Canadiens was short and simple. "I think you just take a shower, get on the plane and get the heck out of town," he said.
Kupcho eagles 18th to cut Ernst’s LPGA Tour lead to stroke

Kupcho eagles 18th to cut Ernst’s LPGA Tour lead to stroke

OCALA, Fla. — Jennifer Kupcho made a 12-foot eagle putt on the final hole to cut Austin Ernst's lead to a stroke Saturday in the LPGA Tour’s Drive On Championship.
Westwood takes 1-shot lead at Bay Hill, Canadian Conners tied for second

Westwood takes 1-shot lead at Bay Hill, Canadian Conners tied for second

ORLANDO, Fla. — Lee Westwood isn't just killing time waiting to become old enough to compete against guys his own age. He might not be able to contemplate driving a par 5 — that sideshow Saturday at Bay Hill belonged to Bryson DeChambeau.

Four-point night for Malott powers Manitoba Moose over Belleville Senators

OTTAWA — Manitoba Moose forward Jeff Malott scored two goals and added two assists in a 6-2 Moose win over the Belleville Senators Saturday. The Moose scored five unanswered goals after allowing the first goal of the game.

Alex Galchenyuk gets goal and assist, but Marlies lose second straight to Stockton

Toronto Marlies forward Alex Galchenyuk had a goal and an assist, but the Stockton Heat scored two late goals to defeat the Marlies 4-3 at the Coca-Cola Coliseum in Toronto Saturday.
Forge FC owner upset at Canada Soccer's timing of Canadian Championship final

Forge FC owner upset at Canada Soccer's timing of Canadian Championship final

Forge FC owner Bob Young says the Canadian Premier League champions will be playing the Canadian Championship final against Toronto FC at a disadvantage.

Cullen Large hits three-run homer as Toronto Blue Jays beat Philadelphia Phillies 7-1

DUNEDIN — Cullen Large belted a three-run home run to lead the Toronto Blue Jays past the Philadelphia Phillies 7-1 in exhibition baseball action Saturday.
Wayne Gretzky remembers his father, Walter, as man with 'a heart of gold' at funeral

Wayne Gretzky remembers his father, Walter, as man with 'a heart of gold' at funeral

BRANTFORD, Ont. — Walter Gretzky's family thought the end was coming quickly in the middle of February.
Silver: NBA may return to normal in '21-22, virus permitting

Silver: NBA may return to normal in '21-22, virus permitting

The NBA is expecting arenas to be filled again next season and a return to its normal calendar, commissioner Adam Silver said Saturday.
Larson settled in at Hendrick one month into new job

Larson settled in at Hendrick one month into new job

LAS VEGAS — Kyle Larson was out of NASCAR long enough to wonder if he'd still feel comfortable in a Cup car. He raced in nearly 100 events last year, just not in 3,400-pound stock cars.