Dubinsky scores twice and Blue Jackets beat Canes 4-1

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Brandon Dubinsky hadn't scored a goal since Dec. 9 at Detroit, a 17-game stretch during which he had chances but couldn't find the back of the net. The drought ended Tuesday night, maybe helping Columbus end a team-wide lull in the process.

  • Written by MITCH STACY , AP Sports Writer

Oregon strength coach suspended after players hospitalized

The University of Oregon suspended football strength and conditioning coach Irele Oderinde one month without pay after three players were hospitalized following a series of intense workouts last week.

  • Written by KAREEM COPELAND , AP Sports Writer

Hall of Famer Willie McCovey pardoned by Obama

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco Giants Hall of Famer Willie McCovey has been pardoned by President Barack Obama on tax evasion charges from 1995.