Super Rugby Playoffs at a Glance

All Times GMT= Quarterfinals= Friday, June 21= Christchurch, New Zealand= Crusaders vs. Highlanders, 0735 Buen...

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Stanley Cup Champions

2019_St. Louis Blues def. Boston Bruins, 4-3 2018_Washington Capitals def. Vegas Golden Knights, 4-1 2017_Pittsburgh Penguins def. Nashville Predators, 4-2 ...

Season of comeback? Blues lock down games to win Cup

BOSTON (AP) — When Alex Pietrangelo lifted a backhander over Tuukka Rask to give the St. Louis Blues a two-goal lead late in the first period, Boston fans went silent and the eerie quiet lasted throug...

Super South Africans in Super Rugby spotlight

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — At the start of the current Super Rugby season South Africa-based teams adopted jerseys with super hero designs to be worn in derby matches. The Johann...

Glove'n it: Hand pass a pivotal moment in Blues' Cup run

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Craig Berube made a rare stop in the locker room after the game to address his players. It was important. It was minutes after San Jose's Timo Meier had gloved the p...

Top 4 found in Super Rugby

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — The conference winners in Super Rugby are now known and the Wellington-based Hurricanes have locked in fourth place to decide quarterfinal venues a week before the end o...

Bruins-Blues Cup Final Game 6 could hinge on officiating

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Patrick Maroon doesn't want to go there. Not even about how the St. Louis Blues handle the roller coaster of inconsistent officiating. "I'm not talking about it," th...

Lineup shuffling benefits Blues in Stanley Cup Final

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Had Oskar Sundqvist not gotten suspended and Robert Thomas ruled out with a nagging injury, Zach Sanford might never have gotten a chance to show his stuff on hockey's biggest stage. ...

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Scouts come to the rescue of 2 fishermen on remote lake

Two brothers whose canoes capsized on a remote lake in Maine say a crew of fast-thinking Boy Scouts from New Hampshire helped save their lives. Michael Fiori, 67, of Brunswick, Maine...

Blue no more: Patrick Maroon's perfect St. Louis homecoming

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Each morning Anthony Maroon woke up during a visit to see his father, he'd ask his grandmother how many days he had left with him. Nine? All smiles. ...

Crusaders falter with finish line in sight in Super Rugby

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — The Christchurch-based Crusaders, who once appeared to be striding confidently toward the Super Rugby playoffs, are now stumbling toward the finish line of the regular s...

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Fates in the balance as Super Rugby heads toward playoffs

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — The fate of several teams vying for places in the Super Rugby playoffs is likely to be sealed in this weekend's 16th round. If the Chiefs can't beat th...