Decisions at top of 2013 draft still affecting NHL

The second-guessing came immediately after the Colorado Avalanche picked center Nathan MacKinnon first and the Florida Panthers selected center Aleksander Barkov second in the 2013 draft. Blue-chip defenseman Seth Jones was considered the top prospect by many scouts, and winger Jonathan Drouin was coming off a 100-point season in juniors.

  • Written by STEPHEN WHYNO, AP Sports Writer

Murray, Soares capture Australian Open men's doubles title

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Jamie Murray is leaving Melbourne with one Australian Open trophy for his family after capturing the men's doubles title with partner Bruno Soares in a match ending early Sunday morning.

  • Written by JUSTIN BERGMAN, Associated Press

IOC sends medical advice to Olympic committees on Zika virus

LONDON (AP) — The IOC advised national Olympic committees on Friday to follow the World Health Organization's guidance on dealing with the Zika virus ahead of the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, asserting its confidence that the games will be safe.

  • Written by STEPHEN WILSON, AP Sports Writer