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Buehler gets the start for Dodgers in Game 6 of NLCS

Buehler gets the start for Dodgers in Game 6 of NLCS

ATLANTA (AP) — The Los Angeles Dodgers tapped Walker Buehler to start Game 6 of the NL Championship Series against the Atlanta Braves on Saturday night after scratching Max Scherzer.
Matsuyama has 1-stroke, 3rd-round lead at Zozo Championship

Matsuyama has 1-stroke, 3rd-round lead at Zozo Championship

CHIBA, Japan (AP) — Masters champion Hideki Matsuyama held on to a one-stroke lead at the PGA Tour's Zozo Championship on Saturday after a 2-under 68 which included a bogey on his last hole to make things interesting heading into the final round.
Canada's Sarault wins silver at short-track speedskating World Cup in Beijing

Canada's Sarault wins silver at short-track speedskating World Cup in Beijing

BEIJING — Canadian speedskater Courtney Sarault won a silver medal in the women's 1,500 metres on Saturday at the ISU World Cup Short Track competition. South Korea's Yubin Lee won gold in two minutes 21.833 seconds.
Blackhawks F Kane misses practice due to COVID-19 protocol

Blackhawks F Kane misses practice due to COVID-19 protocol

CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Blackhawks star Patrick Kane missed practice on Saturday because of the NHL's COVID-19 protocol. Fellow forward Ryan Carpenter and defenseman Erik Gustafsson also missed practice for the same reason.
Olympic sprinter Alex Quiñónez fatally shot in Ecuador

Olympic sprinter Alex Quiñónez fatally shot in Ecuador

GUAYAQUIL, Ecuador (AP) — Ecuadorian sprinter Alex Quiñónez was fatally shot in the port city of Guayaquil, police said Saturday.
Canada's Ideson drops opener to U.S. at world wheelchair curling championship

Canada's Ideson drops opener to U.S. at world wheelchair curling championship

BEIJING — Canada's Mark Ideson dropped a 6-4 decision to American Matthew Thums in the opening game for both teams Saturday at the world wheelchair curling championship.
Shiffrin excels in World Cup skiing opener for her 70th win

Shiffrin excels in World Cup skiing opener for her 70th win

SÖLDEN, Austria (AP) — A friendly pat on the back from her rival Petra Vlhova and a long hug from boyfriend Aleksander Aamodt Kilde in the finish area were Mikaela Shiffrin's rewards for excelling in the season-opening World Cup giant slalom on Satur
Saudi-owned Newcastle backtracks on clothing request to fans

Saudi-owned Newcastle backtracks on clothing request to fans

NEWCASTLE, England (AP) — Newcastle has backtracked on its request for fans to stop wearing imitation Arab clothing to mark the purchase of the Premier League team by Saudi Arabia’s sovereign wealth fund.

Canucks edge Silver Knights 3-2 in OT for first-ever home win

ABBOTSFORD, B.C. — Madison Bowey scored 2:44 into overtime, securing the newly minted Abbotsford Canucks a 3-2 victory over the Henderson Silver Knights in American Hockey League play on Friday.

WHL Roundup: Cougars claw out win over Royals, Thunderbirds blank Americans

VICTORIA — Craig Armstrong had a goal and an assist as the Prince George Cougars chewed out a 5-1 win over the Royals in Victoria in Western Hockey League action on Friday.