FILE - In this Jan. 28, 2016, file photo, Toronto Raptors' Kyle Lowry (7) drives past New York Knicks' Langston Galloway (2) during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Toronto. All-Stars Lowry and DeMar DeRozan have pushed the Raptors to the second-best record in the Eastern Conferen…
Minnesota Timberwolves forward Andrew Wiggins (22) tries to steal the ball from Toronto Raptors guard DeMar DeRozan (10) in the second half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016, in Minneapolis. The Wolves won 117-112. (AP Photo/Stacy Bengs)
TORONTO — When Greg Anthony arrived in Vancouver to join the inaugural Grizzlies team in 1995, the cash in his pocket wasn’t the only currency that he needed to exchange.
By JOHN CANIGLIA & JO ELLEN CORRIGAN
LITTLE CANADA, Minn. — Mary Barsness holds up her cellphone in its smartly covered designer case.
The Wildcats will face ASU's new NCAA Division I team Oct. 3.
TEMPE – Snorkels poke out above the water of the outdoor pool at Arizona State’s Sun Devil Fitness Complex.
ANN ARBOR, Mich. — It's no secret that Jay Rhadigan loves his wife. He's got a portrait of her — wearing a red dress, holding a hockey stick — tattooed on his upper right arm, and he talks about how great she is to anyone who will listen.
Around the remote: Lots of TV tricks in time for sweeps.
Fans of the U.S. ice hockey team whoop it up outside the stadium in Lake Placid, N.Y., Feb. 24, 1980, after the American team defeated Finland, 3-2, to win its first Olympic hockey gold medal since 1960. (AP Photo)
LOS ANGELES - Justin Williams scored two goals in the second period, and the Los Angeles Kings advanced to the Western Conference finals with a 2-1 victory over the San Jose Sharks in Game 7 on Tuesday night.
ST. LOUIS - Brian Elliott gave the St. Louis Blues another shootout shutdown. Coach Ken Hitchcock said it never should have gone that far, criticizing officials for missing a boarding call that led to the tying goal.
Pittsburgh's Brenden Morrow, far right, fires a shot under the stick of Montreal goalie Carey Price in the second period. Morrow scored twice.
PITTSBURGH - Brenden Morrow scored two goals Wednesday night for the second straight game, and Pittsburgh beat Montreal 6-4 to move closer to clinching the top seed in the Eastern Conference playoffs.
Philadelphia goalie Steve Mason, making a save in the first period, stopped 38 shots in his first home start for the Flyers as they beat the New York Rangers 4-2.
PHILADELPHIA - Steve Mason gave the Flyers a taste of a fabulous performance in net in crunch time.
Dallas is focusing on the future and its up-and-coming young Stars after trading 41-year-old points leader Jaromir Jagr and surging center Derek Roy on Tuesday.
GLENDALE - Mikkel Boedker scored twice and the Phoenix Coyotes took a four-goal lead and went on to beat the Los Angeles Kings 5-2 on Tuesday night.
Phoenix goalie Mike Smith makes a save during the second period of the Coyotes' 2-1 win over visiting Dallas.
GLENDALE - Rob Klinkhammer netted his first NHL goal in his Coyotes debut, and Shane Doan also scored as Phoenix beat the Dallas Stars 2-1 on Saturday night.