Cooley scores in OT to lift Coyotes to 4-3 win over first-place Canucks

[ad_1] VANCOUVER, British Columbia — Logan Cooley scored 3:50 into overtime and the Arizona Coyotes beat the Vancouver Canucks 4-3 on Wednesday night. Dylan Guenther — who turned 21 on Wednesday — helped out on the play and finished with a goal and three assists for the Coyotes. Vladislav Kolyachonok had a goal and an … Read more

Gerrit Cole says MLB, union bickering over pitch clock sounds like ‘divorced parents’

[ad_1] NEW YORK — New York Yankees pitcher Gerrit Cole faulted Major League Baseball and the players’ association for bickering over the pitch clock last weekend, comparing their behavior to divorced parents. The reigning AL Cy Young Award winner and former member of the union’s eight-man executive subcommittee spoke about the union’s statement Saturday that … Read more

Butler scores 22 to lead the Heat to a 119-104 victory over the Rockets

[ad_1] HOUSTON — Jimmy Butler scored 22 points, and Bam Adebayo had 18 points and 12 rebounds to help the Miami Heat to a 119-104 victory over the Houston Rockets on Friday night. The Heat, who are in seventh place in the Eastern Conference, won for the fourth time in five games and extended their … Read more

Caris LeVert scores 26, leads Cavaliers to 129-113 victory over Jazz

[ad_1] SALT LAKE CITY — Caris LeVert scored 26 points and Jarrett Allen had 21 points and 12 rebounds, helping the Cleveland Cavaliers beat the Utah Jazz 129-113 on Tuesday night. LeVert started in place of Donovan Mitchell, who missed Tuesday’s game due to injury management. Evan Mobley added 21 points for the Cavs, and … Read more

Marquette’s Smart says Kolek is participating in full-court, 5-on-5 drills this week

[ad_1] MILWAUKEE — Marquette coach Shaka Smart says star guard Tyler Kolek has been practicing in 5-on-5 drills this week as the 2023 Big East player of the year gets ready to return from an oblique injury. Kolek has missed Marquette’s last six games, but Smart has expressed confidence the Associated Press All-America second-team selection … Read more

Edwards scores 32 points, leads banged-up Timberwolves to 114-104 win at Utah

[ad_1] SALT LAKE CITY — Anthony Edwards had 32 points, eight assists and seven rebounds to lead the Minnesota Timberwolves over the Utah Jazz 114-104 on Monday night. Naz Reid added 17 points on 7-of-12 shooting but did not play after halftime due to a head injury. Reid’s absence further depleted a Minnesota frontcourt already … Read more

Messi out of Argentina friendlies in the US due to muscle injury

[ad_1] BUENOS AIRES, Argentina — Lionel Messi will not play in Argentina’s two friendlies in the United States this month due to a right leg muscle injury, the Argentine Football Association said on Monday. The captain was injured last week while playing for his Inter Miami club in the CONCACAF Champions Cup. The 36-year-old Messi … Read more

After 50 years, Tommy John surgery is evolving to increase success and sometimes speed return

[ad_1] NEW YORK — Tommy John surgery, like baseball itself, is evolving to increase success and sometimes speed return. Dr. Jeffrey R. Dugas developed a procedure that cut recovery time to as little as nine months for some pitchers with torn elbow ligaments. He envisions more innovations within five-to-seven years. “We’re going to add new … Read more

Tyler Adams returns to US roster after hamstring injury that sidelined him for nearly entire year

[ad_1] CHICAGO — Captain Tyler Adams was among 23 players picked Wednesday for the U.S. roster for the CONCACAF Nations League semifinal against Jamaica next week after being limited to one match for club and country in the past year because of a hamstring injury. Josh Sargent was selected at forward along with Folarin Balogun … Read more

Anunoby returns, Hart delivers another triple-double as the Knicks rout the 76ers 106-79

[ad_1] Josh Hart had 20 points, 19 rebounds and 10 assists in his fourth triple-double of the season, OG Anunoby scored 14 points in his return from an 18-game absence and the New York Knicks beat the Philadelphia 76ers 106-79 on Tuesday night NEW YORK — Josh Hart had 20 points, 19 rebounds and 10 … Read more