AP Weekly Sports Calendar

EDITORS: These are among the top sports events of the week. Coverage of most of these events will move on this circuit: ...

Kings score 3 in third period, trip up Sharks 4-2

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Anze Kopitar had a goal and an assist, Matt Roy scored his first career goal and the Los Angeles Kings used a three-goal third period to top the San Jose Sharks 4-2 on Thursday nigh...

Smith makes 18 saves as Flames top Senators 5-1

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Andrew Mangiapane, Garnet Hathaway and Matthew Tkachuk each had a goal and an assist and the Calgary Flames beat the Ottawa Senators 5-1 Thursday night. Mark ...

Huge, pregnant great white shark caught off NE Taiwan coast

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A huge great white shark measuring over 4 meters in length caught off the northeast coast of Taiwan Wednesday (March 20) was found to be carrying 14 baby sharks. On Wednesda...

Shocking amount of plastic found inside beached whale in E. Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – An autopsy of a pregnant whale beached in eastern Taiwan revealed that its stomach was a "chaotic mess" of plastic garbage, according to the Ocean Conservation A...

Tavares, Matthews lead Maple Leafs to 4-2 win over Sabres

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — John Tavares and Auston Matthews each had a goal and assist, and the Toronto Maple Leafs won for just the second time in six games, beating the Buffalo Sabres 4-2 on Wednesday nig...

Crusaders face identity issues after mosque shooting

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — With their very identity still in doubt, the defending champion Crusaders on Saturday will resume a Super Rugby season interrupted by unimaginable tragedy. ...

Flames topple Blue Jackets 4-2

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — In the first two periods, the Columbus Blue Jackets hit three goal posts. It was that kind of night. Johnny Gaudreau scored his team-leading...

Karlsson, Panarin and Bobrovsky can close strong and cash in

Many NHL teams have plenty to play for down the final stretch of the regular season, trying to get in the playoffs or to improve their positioning, before 16 teams compete for the Stanley Cup. ...

Caps regain 1st in the Metro; Canes outlast Pens in shootout

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Brett Connolly sparked a three-goal second period and the Washington Capitals moved into first place in the Metropolitan Division with a 4-1 victory over the New Jersey Devils on T...

Avalanche stay in playoff hunt with 3-1 win over Wild

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Philipp Grubauer made 36 saves to lift the Colorado Avalanche to a 3-1 win over the Wild on Tuesday night in a game that had playoff implications in Minnesota and elsewhere. ...

Jets extend lead in Central with 3-2 win over Kings

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kyle Connor had a goal and an assist, leading the Winnipeg Jets to a 3-2 win over the Los Angeles Kings on Monday night. Kevin Hayes and Tyler Myers also scored fo...

Smith, Marchessault lead Golden Knights past Sharks 7-3

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Reilly Smith and Jonathan Marchessault each had four points and the Vegas Golden Knights won for the ninth time in 10 games, beating the San Jose Sharks 7-3 on Monday night. ...

Forsberg's goal leads Predators past Sharks 4-2

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Filip Forsberg scored the tiebreaking goal with 12:58 left in the third period and Viktor Arvidsson added his second of the game into an empty net to help the Nashville Predato...

Tkachuk's 5-point game leads Flames past Rangers 5-1

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Matthew Tkachuk scored two goals and had a career-high five points to lead the Calgary Flames to a 5-1 victory over the New York Rangers on Friday night. John...