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Chris Kunitz scored two third-period goals in the defending Stanley Cup Champion Pittsburgh Penguins' 2-0 exhibition victory over the Chicago Blackhawks on Wednesday night

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CHICAGO (AP) -- Chris Kunitz scored two third-period goals in the defending Stanley Cup Champion Pittsburgh Penguins' 2-0 exhibition victory over the Chicago Blackhawks on Wednesday night....

The NHL preseason opened Sunday, with the Blues outscoring the Columbus Blue Jackets 7-3 in the first half of day-night games between split squads in St. Louis
The NHL preseason opened Sunday, with the Blues outscoring the Columbus Blue Jackets 7-3 in the first half of day-night games between split squads. The teams play again later Sunday in the only other preseason action....

Buffalo Sabres forward Evander Kane says he needs to be more careful when putting himself in situations that might lead to off-ice trouble

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BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) -- Saying his recent off-ice legal problems "come with the territory" of being a professional athlete, Sabres forward Evander Kane acknowledged Thursday that he needs to be more careful when putting himself in potentially troublesome situations....


  • Basketball
  • Milwaukee Bucks president Peter Feigin (FAY'-gun) says he did not intend to characterize the city as "overtly racist."

  • Golf
  • With stakes at the Ryder Cup so high, players are under plenty of pressure

  • Auto Racing
  • Organizers of the Brazilian Grand Prix say they are surprised that motor sport's governing body has not confirmed the race at the Interlagos track for the 2017 Formula One calendar

  • Tennis
  • Top-ranked Angelique Kerber has confirmed she will start 2017 at the Brisbane International tournament from Jan. 1 as she prepares to defend her Australian Open title

  • Other Sports
  • A black former college soccer coach accused of killing his ex-girlfriend's 12-year-old white son in a largely white upstate New York town has been acquitted of murder


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