NHL Playoff Capsules


ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Colin Wilson and Paul Gaustad scored in the first period and the Nashville Predators hung on to win the franchise's first Game 7, advancing to the second round of the Stanley Cup playoffs with a 2-1 victory over the Anaheim Ducks on Wednesday night.


Indians spoil Berrios debut with 6-5 win over Twins

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — One day after Cleveland Indians closer Cody Allen gave up the game-winning hit in the bottom of the ninth inning, he found himself in another high leverage situation against the Minnesota Twins' best hitter.

  • Written by JON KRAWCZYNSKI, AP Sports Writer

Reds hang close again but get swept by Mets

NEW YORK (AP) — Facing the defending National League champions on their home turf was going to be a tough task for Cincinnati.

  • Written by SCOTT ORGERA, Associated Press

AP Source: Knicks interview Blatt for coaching job

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Knicks have interviewed former Cleveland coach David Blatt for their head coaching position, a person with knowledge of the details said Wednesday.

  • Written by BRIAN MAHONEY, AP Basketball Writer

Wrestling Hall of Fame to reconsider Hastert's inclusion

STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — The National Wrestling Hall of Fame says its ethics committee will consider whether to remove Dennis Hastert from its list of honorees after the former House speaker was accused of sexually abusing teenagers decades ago.