• With Rodgers out, Vikings cruise past Packers 23-10

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Aaron Rodgers has engineered many a last-minute comeback for the Green Bay Packers. He has a dozen victories over the rival Minnesota Vikings in 10 years as the starter.

  • LeBron tests ankle in practice, status for opener unclear

    CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James tested his injured left ankle during a portion of practice Sunday, but it’s still not known if he’ll play in Cleveland’s season opener.

  • Saints’ big-play defense fuels wild 52-38 win over Lions

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Running backs Mark Ingram and Alvin Kamara combined for 237 yards from scrimmage, the Saints’ resurgent defense forced five turnovers and scored a franchise-record three times, and New Orleans took a 52-38 victory over the Detroit Lions on Sunday in a game full of crazy bounces and unusual plays.

  • Brady gets wins record, Patriots hold off Jets 24-17

    EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Tom Brady set the NFL record for regular-season victories by a quarterback, getting his 187th as the New England Patriots held on for a 24-17 win over the New York Jets on Sunday to claim first place in the AFC East.

  • Tocchet ready to take hard line with struggling Coyotes

    GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Rick Tocchet has been known as a players’ coach, from his days with Tampa Bay and Pittsburgh to early in his current tenure with the Arizona Coyotes.

  • Packers: Rodgers could miss rest of season with collarbone

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Green Bay Packers star quarterback Aaron Rodgers could miss the remainder of the season with a broken collarbone.

  • Golden Knights put Fleury, Marchessault on injured reserve

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Vegas Golden Knights placed goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury and forward Jonathan Marchessault on injured reserve.

  • Does Florida coach Jim McElwain deserve credit or criticism?

    GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida coach Jim McElwain refuses to make excuses for his undermanned team.

  • Hamilton, Jagr help Flames beat Canucks 5-2

    VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Even after winning a road game by three goals Saturday night, the Calgary Flames felt fortunate.

  • Greiss stops 40 shots, Islanders beat Sharks 4-3

    SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Thomas Greiss stopped 40 shots, Brock Nelson scored a tiebreaking goal in the second period and the New York Islanders rallied to beat the slumping San Jose Sharks 3-1 on Saturday night.