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San Jose Sharks right wing Timo Meier (28) celebrates after scoring a goal against the Philadelphia Flyers during the second period of an NHL hockey game in San Jose, Calif., Saturday, Dec. 28, 2019. (AP Photo/John Hefti)
December 29, 2019 - 2:17 am
SAN JOSE,Calif. (AP) — A day after experiencing one of the toughest losses of a rocky season, the San Jose Sharks bounced back for a big win against a playoff contender. Timo Meier had his first career hat trick, Martin Jones stopped 26 shots, and the Sharks beat the Philadelphia Flyers 6-1 on...
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Jeff Skinner
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December 28, 2019 - 8:12 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — Buffalo Sabres forward Jeff Skinner will miss three to four weeks because of an upper body injury. The team did not provide any other details in announcing the update Saturday, a day after Skinner was injured in a 3-0 loss to Boston. Skinner did not return following a...
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Buffalo Sabres
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December 27, 2019 - 10:24 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — Patrice Bergeron is known as one of the best defensive forwards in the NHL. It looks like the 34-year-old has plenty of offense left in him, too. Bergeron scored two goals for the third consecutive game, and the Boston Bruins beat the Buffalo Sabres 3-0 on Friday night...
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Toronto Maple Leafs center John Tavares (91) scores a goal past New Jersey Devils goaltender Mackenzie Blackwood (29) during the third period of an NHL hockey game Friday, Dec. 27, 2019, in Newark, N.J. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun)
December 27, 2019 - 10:05 pm
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Devils defenseman Damon Severson backhanded the puck into his own net in overtime, gifting the Toronto Maple Leafs a 5-4 win over New Jersey on Friday night for their season-best sixth straight victory. Severson got the puck after Toronto's William Nylander lost control of it...
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Chicago Blackhawks' Patrick Kane (88) celebrates with teammate Brent Seabrook (7) on the bench after scoring a goal during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Minnesota Wild, Sunday, Dec. 15, 2019, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Paul Beaty)
December 27, 2019 - 6:15 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — Reality set in for Jonathan Toews when he got to the Chicago Blackhawks' locker room Friday morning. Brent Seabrook's stall was empty. “Day 1, pretty much. He's not around,” Toews said, “and you notice it right away.” Seabrook has been ruled out for the rest of the season after years...
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Chicago Blackhawks' Patrick Kane (88) celebrates with teammate Brent Seabrook (7) on the bench after scoring a goal during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Minnesota Wild, Sunday, Dec. 15, 2019, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Paul Beaty)
December 27, 2019 - 2:17 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — Reality set in for Jonathan Toews when he got to the Chicago Blackhawks' locker room Friday morning. Brent Seabrook's stall was empty. “Day 1, pretty much. He's not around,” Toews said, “and you notice it right away.” Seabrook has been ruled out for the rest of the season after years...
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New Era Field
Brian Mazurowski
December 27, 2019 - 9:48 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - A new 5G network is up and running in Western New York. Starting today, Verizon's 5G service is available at both New Era Field and KeyBank Center, meaning anyone with a Verizon device capable of accessing a 5G network will be able to do so at those locations. These are the...
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December 26, 2019 - 8:57 pm
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Oregon and Wisconsin are taking contrasting approaches to everything that comes before the Rose Bowl. Ducks coach Mario Cristobal is treating this week as a business trip, making sure players got a workout in after arriving in Los Angeles on Christmas Day. Badgers coach Paul...
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December 26, 2019 - 6:51 pm
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Oregon and Wisconsin are taking contrasting approaches to everything that comes before the Rose Bowl. Ducks coach Mario Cristobal is treating this week as a business trip, making sure players got a workout in after arriving in Los Angeles on Christmas Day. Badgers coach Paul...
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FILE - In this May 4, 2019, file photo, front row from left: Flavien Prat on Country House, Tyler Gaffalione on War of Will, Luis Saez on Maximum Security and John Velazquez on Code of Honor compete in the 145th running of the Kentucky Derby horse race at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Ky. (AP Photo/John Minchillo, File)
December 26, 2019 - 3:41 pm
Your scholarship as a sports fan is up for renewal. Not to worry. Just answer a dozen questions from 2019 and you're on your way. The passing grade? That's up to the crew in the replay booth. JANUARY President Donald Trump served "massive amounts" of burgers, fries and pizza at the White House to...
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