Miracle Man: Middleweight Danny Jacobs outfought cancer

NEW YORK (AP) — Danny Jacobs has already won a bout with cancer. So facing even as formidable an opponent as middleweight powerhouse Gennady Golovkin isn't frightening.

  • Written by BARRY WILNER , AP Sports Writer

Blue Jackets set franchise records with 5-3 win over Flyers

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A change in mindset during the preseason has turned the Columbus Blue Jackets from a perennial loser into one of the NHL's best teams.

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Columbus Blue Jackets' Brandon Dubinsky (17) passes the puck around Philadelphia Flyers' Ivan Provorov (9) during the third period of an NHL hockey game, Monday, March 13, 2017, in Philadelphia. Columbus won 5-3. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)


  • Written by AARON BRACY , Associated Press

No. 10 Shockers take seeding slight into NCAA tourney

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A couple of years ago, Wichita State coach Gregg Marshall trotted out the motto "Play Angry" to encourage and inspire his perpetually overlooked and undervalued team.

Might be time to resurrect it.

  • Written by DAVE SKRETTA , AP Sports Writer