Predators may have NHL's best goalie combo on, off ice

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Pekka Rinne is off to an even better start than last season when he finally won the Vezina Trophy as the NHL's best goalie, and backup Juuse Saros ranks among the league's top ...

Thornton's 400th goal lifts Sharks past Predators 5-4

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Joe Thornton broke a third-period tie with his 400th goal, Joe Pavelski scored twice and the San Jose Sharks defeated the Nashville Predators 5-4 on Tuesday night after squande...

The Latest: Fishermen in shark fin case to be released

HONOLULU (AP) — The Latest on Indonesian fishermen accused of trying to smuggle shark fins (all times local): 3:30 p.m. A U.S. judge is allowing 10 Indonesian fishe...

10 Indonesian fishermen accused of shark fin smuggling

HONOLULU (AP) — Ten Indonesian fishermen arrested in Hawaii are accused of trying to smuggle nearly 1,000 fins of protected whitetip sharks from the U.S. to Indonesia. According to c...

Weekend Sports in Brief

COLLEGE FOOTBALL LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Louisville has fired coach Bobby Petrino with two games left in a spiraling season that includes five blowout losses in which the Cardinals al...

Pavelski leads Sharks in 3-1 win over Flames

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Joe Pavelski had a goal and two assists, Martin Jones stopped 29 shots, and the San Jose Sharks beat the Calgary Flames 3-1 on Sunday night. Evander Kane and ...

Jimmer Fredette has 75-point game in China

BEIJING (AP) — Former BYU star Jimmer Fredette scored 75 points in a Chinese Basketball Association game Sunday, the last 40 in the fourth quarter of the Shanghai Sharks' 137-136 loss to the Beikong F...

Blue Jackets power past Capitals, 2-1

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Columbus Blue Jackets' NHL-worst power play scored twice and Sergei Bobrovsky made 33 saves in a 2-1 victory over the Washington Capitals on Friday night. Olive...

Chad Johnson makes 32 saves, Blues beat Sharks 4-0

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Chad Johnson made 32 saves for his first shutout with St. Louis, helping the Blues beat the San Jose Sharks 4-0 on Friday night. Alex Pietrangelo, Ryan O'Reilly, Jad...

Parise reaches 700 points, Wild top Kings 3-1

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Zach Parise had a goal and an assist to reach 700 points in his NHL career, leading the Minnesota Wild to a 3-1 win over the Los Angeles Kings on Thursday night. N...

Shore's 2nd goal breaks tie, Stars beat Sharks 4-3

DALLAS (AP) — Devin Shore scored his second goal of the game to break a tie, Anton Khudobin tied a season high with 33 saves and the Dallas Stars beat the San Jose Sharks 4-3 on Thursday night. ...

Sorenson, Goodrow lead Sharks to 4-3 win over Wild

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Marcus Sorenson had a goal and two assists as the San Jose Sharks beat the Minnesota Wild 4-3 on Tuesday night. Barclay Goodrow's second goal of the season br...

Meier scores in OT, Sharks top Flyers 4-3

SAN JOSE,Calif. (AP) — Timo Meier got his second goal of the game 13 seconds into overtime and the San Jose Sharks rallied to beat the Philadelphia Flyers 4-3 on Saturday night. Joe ...

Foligno scores 2 goals as Blue Jackets top Sharks 4-1

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Nick Foligno scored twice, Anthony Duclair had a goal and an assist, and the Columbus Blue Jackets beat the San Jose Sharks 4-1 on Thursday night. Sergei Bobr...

Flyers top Kings 5-2 for first winning streak of season

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Oskar Lindblom had a goal and an assist as the Philadelphia Flyers defeated the Los Angeles Kings 5-2 on Thursday night. Ivan Provorov scored for the second straig...