Major League Baseball

Washington Capitals' Tom Wilson (43) collides with Pittsburgh Penguins' Zach Aston-Reese (46) during the second period in Game 3 of an NHL second-round hockey playoff series in Pittsburgh, Tuesday, May 1, 2018. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
May 02, 2018 - 8:23 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The NHL has suspended Washington Capitals forward Tom Wilson three games for an illegal hit on Pittsburgh's Zach Aston-Reese. The league announced the suspension on Wednesday night, a day after Wilson broke Aston-Reese's jaw with a violent collision near the Washington bench in the...
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May 02, 2018 - 5:38 pm
DENVER (AP) — A person with knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press that the Dallas Stars will hire the University of Denver's Jim Montgomery to be their next head coach. Montgomery takes over Ken Hitchcock, who retired last month and will become a consultant for the Stars. The person...
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May 02, 2018 - 10:43 am
Five members of Sweden's national junior team and their coach have been disciplined by the International Ice Hockey Federation for removing their silver medals during the closing ceremony of this past year's tournament. The IIHF issued multiple-game suspensions against the players, including...
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Washington Capitals' Tom Wilson (43) collides with Pittsburgh Penguins' Zach Aston-Reese (46) during the second period in Game 3 of an NHL second-round hockey playoff series in Pittsburgh, Tuesday, May 1, 2018. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
May 02, 2018 - 10:00 am
NEW YORK (AP) — The NHL is taking a look at a hit by Washington forward Tom Wilson that left Pittsburgh's Zach Aston-Reese with a broken jaw and a concussion. The league's department of player safety announced Wednesday that it has scheduled a hearing for Wilson to talk about the collision that...
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Winnipeg Jets' Paul Stastny (25), Mark Scheifele (55), Blake Wheeler (26) and Dustin Byfuglien (33) celebrate after Wheeler scored against the Nashville Predators during the third period of Game 3 of an NHL hockey second-round playoff series in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Tuesday, May 1, 2018. (Trevor Hagan/The Canadian Press via AP)
May 02, 2018 - 12:57 am
WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Ryan Johansen says the Predators stopped skating after Nashville blew a three-goal lead on the way to losing 7-4 to the Winnipeg Jets on Tuesday night. Defenseman Ryan Ellis took it one step further. "We stopped playing," Ellis said of the 3-0 lead that vanished after the...
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FILE - This Jan. 14, 2015, file photo shows Buffalo Bills president Russ Brandon at a news conference in Orchard Park, N.Y. A person with direct knowledge of the decision tells The Associated Press that Buffalo Bills and Sabres president Russ Brandon is leaving his post in a major shake-up made by the teams' owners, Terry and Kim Pegula. (AP Photo/Bill Wippert, File)
May 02, 2018 - 12:19 am
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Russ Brandon abruptly resigned his dual role as president of the NFL's Buffalo Bills and NHL's Buffalo Sabres after being confronted by the teams' owners regarding an alleged inappropriate relationship with a female employee, two people with direct knowledge of the...
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Washington Capitals' Alex Ovechkin (8) puts the go-ahead goal behind Pittsburgh Penguins goaltender Matt Murray (30) during the third period in Game 3 of an NHL second-round hockey playoff series in Pittsburgh, Tuesday, May 1, 2018. The Capitals won 4-3. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
May 01, 2018 - 11:59 pm
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Alex Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom have spent their entire careers chasing the Pittsburgh Penguins and shouldering their own franchise's onerous history of playoff failures. One brilliant end-to-end rush gave the two Washington Capitals teammates and their resilient club...
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Washington Capitals' Alex Ovechkin (8) puts the go-ahead goal behind Pittsburgh Penguins goaltender Matt Murray (30) during the third period in Game 3 of an NHL second-round hockey playoff series in Pittsburgh, Tuesday, May 1, 2018. The Capitals won 4-3. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
May 01, 2018 - 10:46 pm
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Alex Ovechkin knocked his own rebound out of midair and by Matt Murray with 1:07 remaining to lift the Washington Capitals to a 4-3 victory on Tuesday night in Game 3 of their increasingly testy Eastern Conference semifinal series with Pittsburgh. Ovechkin gave the Capitals a 2-1...
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Russ Brandon (USA Today Photo/Kevin Hoffman)
May 01, 2018 - 7:00 pm
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (WBEN/AP-JOHN WAWROW) — Russ Brandon abruptly resigned his dual role as president of the NFL's Buffalo Bills and NHL's Buffalo Sabres after being confronted by the teams' owners regarding an alleged inappropriate relationship with a female employee, two people with direct...
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May 01, 2018 - 4:59 pm
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — A person with direct knowledge of the decision tells The Associated Press that Buffalo Bills and Sabres president Russ Brandon is leaving his post in a major shake-up made by the teams' owners, Terry and Kim Pegula. It was not immediately unclear whether Brandon is...
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