Kunitz's double-OT goal sends Penguins back to Stanley Cup

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Chris Kunitz spent a portion of the spring nursing a lower-body injury and wondering if his time with the Pittsburgh Penguins was over. The veteran forward's contract is up this summer and he's been around long enough to know how these things go, particularly when you're 37.

  • Written by WILL GRAVES , AP Sports Writer

Trio of 65s lead Colonial; 2-time champs 2 back, Spieth even

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Jon Rahm was at Colonial during tournament week each of the past two years to accept the Ben Hogan Award that goes to the nation's top college golfer. This time, he's playing in the PGA Tour event at Hogan's Alley and among the leaders.

  • Written by STEPHEN HAWKINS , AP Sports Writer

American dream starting to become reality in IndyCar Series

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Graham Rahal senses IndyCar is undergoing a change. After spending a decade chasing and watching other young drivers try to get a breakthrough victory, the 28-year-old Ohio native believes it's about to finally happen.

  • Written by MICHAEL MAROT , AP Sports Writer

Texas could make play for NASCAR all-star and finale races

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — State lawmakers have given Texas Motor Speedway a big helping hand if the state's premier stock-car track wants to lobby for NASCAR's All-Star race and season-ending championship.

  • Written by JIM VERTUNO , AP Sports Writer