Ekholm scores in 3rd period, Predators beat Blue Jackets 4-3

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — After the Columbus Blue Jackets fought back from a two-goal deficit to tie the score early in the third period, the Nashville Predators kept up their intensity and Mattias Ekholm got them a win.

  • Written by MITCH STACY , AP Sports Writer

Great expectations: Indians eye Series title after '16 run

GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — Above the small cactuses and flowering plants dotting the concrete-blocked plaza outside the doorway to Cleveland's training complex is a new sign that serves as both a reminder and motivator.

  • Written by TOM WITHERS , AP Sports Writer