• Hannover's goalkeeper Ron-Robert Zieler passes Dortmund's players who celebrate their opening goal during the German Bundesliga soccer match between Borussia Dortmund and Hannover 96  in Dortmund, Germany, Saturday, Feb. 13, 2016. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)

    Mkhitaryan helps Dortmund provisionally cut Bundesliga gap

    BERLIN (AP) — Henrikh Mkhitaryan’s goal was enough for Borussia Dortmund to labor to a 1-0 win over bottom-side Hannover and provisionally cut Bayern Munich’s Bundesliga lead to five points Saturday.

    Updated: 12:30 pm

  • Bayern's scorer Robert Lewandowski, Douglas Costa, Arturo Vidal and Thiago, from left, celebrate during the German Soccer Cup quarterfinal match between VfL Bochum and Bayern Munich in Bochum, Germany, Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016. Bochum was defeated by Bayern with 0-3. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)

    Bavarian derby for Bayern Munich, Dortmund welcomes Hannover

    BERLIN (AP) — Bayern Munich’s quest for a treble in Pep Guardiola’s final season in charge remains firmly on course after reaching the German Cup semifinals this week.

  • Dortmund's players celebrate their side's third goal during a quarterfinal match of the German soccer cup between VfB Stuttgart and Borussia Dortmund in Stuttgart, Germany, Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016. (AP Photo/Michael Probst)

    Dortmund, Bremen reach German Cup semifinals with away wins

    BERLIN (AP) — Marco Reus scored one goal and set up another as Borussia Dortmund reached the German Cup semifinals with a 3-1 win at Stuttgart that was briefly interrupted by tennis balls on Tuesday.