AP News Articles

Dead last in the NHL in early January, the St. Louis Blues looked like underachievers who cost their head coach his job and wouldn't remain together for long.

Then the Blues did the improbable, winning 30 of their final 45 games to become the seventh...Read more

Pascal Siakam confidently launches shots he may not have dared attempt in previous seasons. He makes plays during times of the game when he would have been sitting on the bench.

The Toronto Raptors forward might be the leading candidate for the most...Read more

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — Dale Tallon and Joel Quenneville are together again, and the Florida Panthers are ready for them to recreate their magic.

Quenneville — who is second on the NHL's all-time victory list — was hired Monday to coach the Panthers, who...Read more

NEW YORK (AP) — The WNBA's logo is getting a new look and the league is resetting its brand for the upcoming season.

The league unveiled its plans Monday, intent on embracing the optimism of the women across the WNBA in building the next generation of...Read more

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Vegas Golden Knights struggled when they opened the season and wound up in last place in the Western Conference at one point, a humbling stumble for a team that was just a few months removed from a charmed run to the Stanley Cup Final in its first year...Read more

AMSTERDAM (AP) — Soccer teams will be playing with fine art in the Dutch league next season.

Marking the 350th anniversary of the death of Rembrandt, the league has launched an official ball inscribed with the artist's face and extracts from his work....Read more

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Don Logan spent years trying to get a new minor league ballpark in this gambling city, so the president of the Las Vegas Aviators understands what the Oakland Athletics are going through in their quest for new digs in the Bay Area.

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Mike Smith and David Rittich helped the Calgary Flames finish first in the Western Conference.

Yet there are still questions about how far those goalies can carry their team in the playoffs.

Smith and Rittich sounds more like a law...Read more

A look at where things stand in the NBA playoff picture, with three days remaining in the regular season:

EASTERN CONFERENCE

Finally, a lot of clarity.

On Sunday, two of the remaining three spots got grabbed....Read more

A look at what's happening around the majors today:

TROUT TEAR

Angels star Mike Trout has homered in four straight games, matching a career best. The two-time AL MVP connected five times in that span, and tries to keep up the streak...Read more

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