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: ...

WORLD SPORTS at 1330 GMT

TOP STORIES: GLF--PGA CHAMPIONSHIP FARMINGTON, New York — The US PGA Championship is underway, with Masters winner Tiger Woods seeking a 16th major title. By Doug F...

Karlsson, Sharks beat Blues 5-4 after controversial no-call

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Erik Karlsson scored 5:23 into overtime after the officials missed a hand pass by Timo Meier, and the San Jose Sharks rallied to beat the St. Louis Blues 5-4 on Wednesday night to tak...

Pressure increases as playoffs get closer in Super Rugby

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Still a month out from the playoffs, Super Rugby will begin to take on knockout significance for some teams from this weekend's 14th round. With four o...

A mystery to many, Australian PM is a tough sell at election

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Scott Morrison has carried an unusual burden for an Australian prime minister campaigning for election on Saturday. As well as explaining why Australians should vote for him...

Defensive switch helps Blues even West final vs. Sharks

ST. LOUIS (AP) — With the game - and perhaps the season - in the balance, assistant coach Mike Van Ryn of the St. Louis made a decision. With the Blues battling with the Sharks in Sa...

'Play Gloria!' Blues celebration song has Philly bar origins

The Boston Red Sox have "Sweet Caroline," the Chicago Blackhawks have "Chelsea Dagger" and the old Hartford Whalers had "Brass Bonanza." The St. Louis Blues? They h...

Blues defense fuels offense in 4-2 Game 2 win over Sharks

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Defensemen Vince Dunn and Robert Bortuzzo scored second-period goals that helped the St. Louis Blues overcome another big game from San Jose's Logan Couture with a 4-2 victory ...

Fresh teams pave way for new breakout stars in NHL playoffs

When Rod Brind'Amour watched pregame shows during the regular season, he didn't think much thought was put into analyzing his Carolina Hurricanes. "They'd look at the stat sheet and ...

Flyhalves back in the spotlight in Super Rugby round 13

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — The importance of flyhalves to success in Super Rugby is well documented over the tournament's 23-year history. The list of championship-winning No. 10...

Couture once again steps up for Sharks in postseason

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Logan Couture got San Jose started in the opener of the Western Conference final against St. Louis by finishing off a 2-on-1 rush. He sealed the win with an empty-net goal, and...

Timo Meier scores 2 to lead Sharks past Blues 6-3 in Game 1

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Timo Meier scored twice and set up one of Logan Couture's two goals with a hard hit, sending the San Jose Sharks to a 6-3 victory over the St. Louis Blues in Game 1 of the West...

WORLD SPORTS at 1330 GMT

TOP STORIES: SOC--GERMAN ROUNDUP BERLIN — Bayern Munich can clinch a record-extending seventh straight Bundesliga title with a win at Leipzig, regardless of second-...

Castillo fans 11, bounces back to pitch Reds past Giants 7-0

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Luis Castillo struck out a season-high 11 in six innings, Nick Senzel hit a two-run triple and the Cincinnati Reds defeated the San Francisco Giants 7-0 on Friday night. ...

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: ...