Nutivaara's second-period goal lifts Columbus past Ottawa

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Just three games back after an injury that sidelined him for nearly a month, Markus Nutivaara played in place of injured star Seth Jones on the power-play unit. His second-period goal ended up being the game-winner for the Columbus Blue Jackets.

  • Written by By MITCH STACY , AP Sports Writer

With Mitchell's time winding down, Buckeyes make another run

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Kelsey Mitchell talked about it before the season, and the issue is even more glaring as her storied college career winds down. Ohio State's All-American senior guard knows this is her last chance to make a serious run at just about the only thing that has eluded her — a national championship.

  • Written by By MITCH STACY , AP Sports Writer