OSU duo in an odd situation

COLUMBUS — They are friends and co-workers by day, rivals by night.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Penguins end 5-game slide, top Blue Jackets 5-2

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The first goal provided a spark. The second, optimism. By the time Evgeni Malkin tapped the puck into an empty net for the final score of Pittsburgh's 5-2 win over the Columbus Blue Jackets on Monday night, the Penguins felt — and just as importantly looked — like a team starting to figure it out.

  • Written by WILL GRAVES, AP Sports Writer

NFL suspends Giants WR Beckham for 1 game

NEW YORK (AP) — Losing control during Sunday's loss to the Panthers will cost Giants star receiver Odell Beckham Jr. one game.

  • Written by BARRY WILNER, AP Pro Football Writer