Carolina Hurricanes center Jordan Staal, top right, reacts after scoring an overtime goal on New York Islanders goaltender Robin Lehner (40), of Sweden, during Game 1 of an NHL hockey second-round playoff series, Friday, April 26, 2019, in New York. The Hurricanes won 1-0. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
April 26, 2019 - 11:50 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Jordan Staal got the Carolina Hurricanes off to a winning start in the Eastern Conference semifinals. Staal scored 4:04 into overtime to give the Hurricanes a 1-0 victory over the New York Islanders on Friday night in the series opener. Nino Niederreiter sent a shot that caromed off...
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Missouri quarterback Drew Lock poses with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell after the Denver Broncos selected Lock in the second round of the NFL football draft, Friday, April 26, 2019, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
April 26, 2019 - 9:52 pm
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Latest on the NFL draft (all times EDT): 10:45 a.m. Drew Lock didn't have to go far once the Denver Broncos finally ended his wait at the NFL draft. His flight wasn't booked to leave Nashville until Saturday anyway. Lock walked the red carpet Thursday night, then sat...
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FILE - In this Dec. 30, 2018, file photo, Arizona Cardinals quarterback Josh Rosen drops back to pass against the Seattle Seahawks during the first half of an NFL football game in Seattle. Rosen, supplanted by Kyler Murray as the Cardinals’ quarterback of the future after only one season, has been traded to the Miami Dolphins in a deal that also involved two draft picks. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File)
April 26, 2019 - 9:51 pm
DAVIE, Fla. (AP) — Josh Rosen will reboot by trying to help the Miami Dolphins rebuild. Rosen, supplanted by Kyler Murray as the Arizona Cardinals' quarterback of the future after only one season, was traded Friday to become part of Miami's makeover under first-round coach Brian Flores. If Rosen...
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Toronto Blue Jays' Brandon Drury (3) celebrates his walkoff home run with teammate Vladimir Guerrero Jr. during baseball game action in Toronto, Friday, April 26, 2019. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)
April 26, 2019 - 9:22 pm
TORONTO (AP) — Vladimir Guerrero Jr. capped his major league debut with a double leading off the ninth inning for his first hit, and Brandon Drury followed with a winning two-run homer with two outs to lift the Toronto Blue Jays over the Oakland Athletics 4-2 on Friday night. The 20-year-old son of...
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Mist collects on the netting at Fenway Park in Boston, Friday, April 26, 2019. The scheduled baseball game between the Boston Red Sox and the Tampa Bay Rays was postponed due to inclement weather. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)
April 26, 2019 - 8:09 pm
A look at what's happening around the majors Saturday: RAIN, RAIN GO AWAY The Tampa Bay Rays and Boston Red Sox try again after Friday's series opener at Fenway Park was postponed by rain. Tampa Bay is on top of the AL East with a 16-9 record, but it was swept by Boston last weekend. Right-hander...
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Rory Sabbatini hits off the 12th tee during the second round of the PGA Zurich Classic golf tournament at TPC Louisiana in Avondale, La., Friday, April 26, 2019. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
April 26, 2019 - 8:08 pm
AVONDALE, La. (AP) — Peter Malnati and Billy Hurley III topped the Zurich Classic leaderboard at 14-under 130 on Friday when darkness suspended second-round play in the team event at TPC Louisiana. Malnati and Hurley played 36 holes Friday, shooting a best-ball 9-under 63 in the morning in the rain...
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Virginia head coach Tony Bennett speaks during a celebration honoring the Virginia Cavaliers for winning the NCAA men's college basketball championship, Saturday, April 13, 2019, at Scott Stadium in Charlottesville, Va. (Zack Wajsgras/The Daily Progress via AP)
April 26, 2019 - 6:53 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Virginia Cavaliers, winners of this year's NCAA men's basketball tournament, won't be going to the White House to celebrate with President Donald Trump. Head coach Tony Bennett tweeted Friday that the team has "received inquiries about a visit to the White House" but "would...
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FILE - In this April 28, 1996, file photo, NASCAR driver Ricky Craven (41) flips into the catchfence in turn one of the Talladega Superspeedway during the Winston Select 500, in Talladega, Ala. Also visible are Derrike Cope (12), Geoff Bodine (7), Brett Bodine (11), Jeff Gordon (24), and Jeff Purvis (44). The ever-present air of unpredictability at Talladega Superspeedway is even more pronounced than usual this weekend, with NASCAR having replaced the horsepower-sapping restrictor plates. (AP Photo/Ashley Fleming, File)
April 26, 2019 - 6:20 pm
TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — Drivers are even less certain than usual about what to expect at Talladega Superspeedway given a new package that NASCAR is still adjusting on the fly. To Clint Bowyer, that unpredictability at least makes it anything but boring. "If you woke up every day of your life and...
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A photo showing the interior of the Orchids of Asia Day Spa is shown as Alex Spiro, attorney for Robert Kraft, questions Jupiter Police Detective Andrew Sharp during a motion hearing in West Palm Beach, Fla., Friday, April 26, 2019. (Lannis Waters/Palm Beach Post via AP)
April 26, 2019 - 5:39 pm
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Most Florida second-degree misdemeanors don't have dayslong pretrial hearings with top-line attorneys and 30 subpoenaed witnesses, including an expert on police procedures — but the State of Florida vs. Robert Kraft is no typical case. The New England Patriots owner's...
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April 26, 2019 - 1:59 pm
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — In a story April 25 about the latest from the NFL draft, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Christian Wilkins was suspended from Clemson's bowl game after testing positive for a banned substance. Dexter Lawrence was one of three Clemson Tigers suspended from the...
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