Perreault has goal, 3 assists and Jets beat Blue Jackets 6-4

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — It's not often a coach will joke about a goaltender giving up four goals, but Winnipeg's Paul Maurice did just that after the Jets beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 6-4 on Thursday night.

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Platini loses appeal at CAS over 90-day FIFA ban

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Michel Platini failed to overturn his 90-day FIFA ban on Friday, with the ruling coming only minutes after Swiss federal prosecutors said they stepped up their criminal investigation into a $2 million payment he received from soccer's scandal-hit governing body.

  • Written by GRAHAM DUNBAR, AP Sports Writer

Player for Honduras national soccer team shot dead at mall

TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras (AP) — A player for the Honduran national soccer team was shot to death Thursday in a shopping mall parking lot in his hometown of La Ceiba on the country's Caribbean coast, police said.

  • Written by FREDDY CUEVAS, Associated Press

Coe defends Eugene after French prosecutors open probe

PARIS (AP) — French prosecutors have opened an investigation into the decision to award the 2021 track world championships to the American city of Eugene without an open bidding process.

  • Written by JOHN LEICESTER, AP Sports Writer