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Decisions at top of 2013 draft still affecting NHL

The second-guessing came immediately after the Colorado Avalanche picked center Nathan MacKinnon first and the Florida Panthers selected center Aleksander Barkov second in the 2013 draft. Blue-chip defenseman Seth Jones was considered the top prospect by many scouts, and winger Jonathan Drouin was coming off a 100-point season in juniors.

Last Updated on Saturday, 30 January 2016

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Murray, Soares capture Australian Open men's doubles title

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Jamie Murray is leaving Melbourne with one Australian Open trophy for his family after capturing the men's doubles title with partner Bruno Soares in a match ending early Sunday morning.

Last Updated on Saturday, 30 January 2016

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Ward, Stewart vow to return from injuries for Super Bowl

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — T.J. Ward's Super Bowl guarantee doesn't exactly possess the same sort of sizzle as Joe Namath once promising — and delivering — a win.

Last Updated on Saturday, 30 January 2016

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NFL says concussions way up; no release of full injury data

The NFL says reported concussions rose 58 percent in regular-season games to the highest number in any of the past four years.

Last Updated on Friday, 29 January 2016

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IOC sends medical advice to Olympic committees on Zika virus

LONDON (AP) — The IOC advised national Olympic committees on Friday to follow the World Health Organization's guidance on dealing with the Zika virus ahead of the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, asserting its confidence that the games will be safe.

Last Updated on Friday, 29 January 2016

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No. 7 Ohio State rallies to defeat Northwestern 76-73

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Kelsey Mitchell scored one point in the first half of No. 7 Ohio State's 76-73 win over Northwestern on Thursday night.

She finished with 27.

Last Updated on Friday, 29 January 2016

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Ohio State downs Illinois in overtime, 68-63

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — With 14 seconds left on the clock in overtime Thursday, Ohio State led Illinois by three points but the Buckeyes needed one last stop.

Last Updated on Friday, 29 January 2016

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Looking good: QB-turned-receiver Miller has 'lot of upside'

MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — Braxton Miller is in his element at the Senior Bowl, even if he's still mastering his position.

Last Updated on Friday, 29 January 2016

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