Variety of champs shows there's no one Stanley Cup blueprint

Had the night of June 13 gone differently, maybe NHL rivals would be looking to the Boston Bruins as the model to follow to win the Stanley Cup. "We were one game away to change the ...

Davis hits first career home run to lift Giants past Rox

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Jaylin Davis hit his first career home run to end it with one out in the ninth, sending the San Francisco Giants past the Colorado Rockies 2-1 on Wednesday night. ...

NHL teams aim to fill arenas, drawing fans away from screens

DETROIT (AP) — Detroit Red Wings season-ticket holder Matt Larson pays about $74 for two of the cheapest seats in Little Caesars Arena. The 32-year-old fan gets a pair of high top chairs set up behind...

Game on: Women's hockey union takes 1st tangible step

TORONTO (AP) — The reality of what the new women's pro hockey union was launching didn't resonate with Brianne Jenner until she came out of the locker room and saw the crowd — many of them young girls...

Defending champion Blues surrounded by tough teams in West

St. Louis had better dig in for its repeat bid. The defending Stanley Cup champion Blues will have their hands full in the Western Conference, which seems to have a slew of contender...

AP Photos: Night fishing in moonlit sea in eerie silence

STEWART TOWN, Jamaica (AP) — The warm tropical air gently pushes waves against the concrete steps leading down a cliff and into the ocean — the jumping-off point tonight for night spearfishermen in th...

Avs forward Mikko Rantanen in Finland with no deal imminent

DENVER (AP) — Gabriel Landeskog and Nathan MacKinnon have a spot open on their top line. For the moment, anyway, until things are resolved with their third dimension, Mikko Rantanen....

Singaporean scientist among California boat fire victims

From a veteran water polo coach to a Singaporean data scientist, the passengers aboard the ill-fated Conception dive boat were linked by their love for the water. Here are the victim...

Shark tooth souvenirs a hit at Taiwan aquarium

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The National Museum of Marine Biology and Aquarium (NMMBA) in Pingtung City is offering new souvenirs that are proving popular with the public –- genuine shark teeth...

WildAid:Shark Fin is Always the “Worst Choice”

In honor of Shark Awareness Day, international conservation organization WildAid and Plan B Media PCL, one of Thailand's leading outdoor media service providers, urge the public to stop serving an...

Group wants to end protections for seals to deal with sharks

BOSTON (AP) — A Massachusetts citizen's group is calling for eliminating federal protections for seals as Cape Cod officials seek ways to protect beachgoers from great white sharks. ...

Dozens of pilot whales beach themselves on Georgia shore

ST. SIMONS, Ga. (AP) — Dozens of pilot whales beached themselves on a Georgia shore and most were rescued by authorities and onlookers who pulled the animals further into the water. ...

Interactive Exhibit Raises Awareness for Endangered Species

HONG KONG (Taiwan News) --A new art show called “Disappearing Species” highlights the plight of endangered species, focusing on Hong Kong SAR's destructive ecological footprint. The in...

Sharks re-sign forwards Dylan Gambrell and Antti Suomela

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — The San Jose Sharks re-signed forwards Dylan Gambrell and Antti Suomela on Thursday. Gambrell agreed to a two-year deal, and Suomela to a one-year contract. F...

Sharks re-sign forward Kevin Labanc to 1-year deal

The San Jose Sharks have re-signed forward Kevin Labanc to a one-year contract. Labanc was a restricted free agent coming off the best season of his young NHL career. The 23-year-old...