Title game tests ties in Alabama hometown of Clemson coach

PELHAM, Ala. (AP) — Two autographed photos of Clemson coach Dabo Swinney hang on a wall above the used stoves and plumbing hoses in Jason Miller's hardware store, even though this is the heart of Alabama football country.

  • Written by JAY REEVES, Associated Press

Parise nets hat trick for Wild in 4-2 win over Blue Jackets

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Zach Parise recently lost a couple of goals to instant replay. He wound up on the right side of an opponent's challenge Tuesday, though, and that led to a huge night for the Minnesota captain.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS