• Ibaka, DeRozan lead Raptors past Mavericks, 94-86

    DALLAS (AP) — DeMar DeRozan and Serge Ibaka scored 18 points apiece and the Toronto Raptors clinched a playoff berth after their fifth straight victory, 94-86 over the Dallas Mavericks on Saturday night.

    Updated: 9:50 pm

  • Avalanche, Senators to play 2 regular-season games in Sweden

    NEW YORK (AP) — The Colorado Avalanche and Ottawa Senators will play two regular-season games in Sweden next season.

  • Stempniak scores twice, Hurricanes down Canadiens 4-1

    MONTREAL (AP) — Trying to keep pace in the postseason race, the Carolina Hurricanes took care of business in an arena at which they haven’t had much luck recently.

  • Los Angeles Kings recall F Jonny Brodzinski for NHL debut

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Kings have recalled forward Jonny Brodzinski from their AHL affiliate in Ontario.

  • Nylander, Komarov lead Maple Leafs past Blue Jackets 5-2

    COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Columbus Blue Jackets played with a man advantage over Toronto for nearly seven minutes in the third period Wednesday night, thanks to a quirky mistake by the Maples Leafs. But the Blue Jackets couldn’t use it to their advantage.

  • Heat list Whiteside as probable for Thursday with hand cut

    MIAMI (AP) — NBA rebounding leader Hassan Whiteside is listed as probable for Miami’s game against Toronto on Thursday, despite a laceration on his right hand that needed 13 stitches to repair.

  • AP FACT CHECK: Trump and his unachieved achievements

    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is taking credit for persuading TransCanada Corp. to withdraw a hefty lawsuit against the U.S. government over the previous administration’s rejection of the Keystone XL pipeline. But the Canadian company says its bid for compensation for the stalled project is merely suspended, as it has been for weeks.

  • Associated Press 2017 All-Ohio boys Division IV teams

    COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The 2016-17 Associated Press Division IV All-Ohio boys basketball team, based on the recommendations of a media panel (with school, height, class and scoring average:

  • Twins’ Kepler plays 2 days after scary-looking hand injury

    DUNEDIN, Fla. (AP) — Max Kepler singled in three at-bats Monday, two days after a scary-looking hand injury as the Minnesota Twins beat the Toronto Blue Jays 8-2.

  • Byron, Radulov lead Canadiens past Senators in shootout

    OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — The Montreal Canadiens will take a brief moment to enjoy their shootout win at Ottawa. However, they know they need to be ready to face a hungry Senatars team again at home in less than 24 hours.