Compher’s 2 goals lead Avalanche to 5-1 win over Wild

Minnesota Wild's Jason Zucker, left, tumbles to the ice over Colorado Avalanche goalie Semyon Varlamov, of Russia, in the first period of an NHL hockey game, Tuesday, March 13, 2018, in St. Paul, Minn. Zucker was helped off the ice after the fall. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Nathan MacKinnon and the Colorado Avalanche will be sorry not to see the Minnesota Wild on the schedule anymore during the regular season.

Woods, Els named captains of Presidents Cup in Australia

FILE - In this Feb. 16, 2018, file photo, Tiger Woods talks to reporters following his second round of the Genesis Open golf tournament at Riviera Country Club in the Pacific Palisades area of Los Angeles. Tiger Woods and Ernie Els will duel in the Presidents Cup again, this time as captains. Woods and Els have agreed to be captains for the 2019 matches in Melbourne, Australia, according to two people involved in the Presidents Cup. They spoke on condition of anonymity because the captain selections have not been announced. (AP Photo/Ryan Kang, File)

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Ernie Els was always the logical choice to be the International team’s next captain in the Presidents Cup.

Venus, Halep win, Wozniacki upset at Indian Wells

Venus Williams talks with media after defeating sister Serena Williams during the third round of the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden in Indian Wells, Calif., Monday, March 12, 2018. (AP Photo/Crystal Chatham)

INDIAN WELLS, Calif. (AP) — Venus Williams defeated Anastasija Sevastova of Latvia 7-6 (8), 6-4 to reach the quarterfinals of the BNP Paribas Open on Tuesday as the oldest woman in the draw.

Bonnies stun UCLA 65-58 for 1st NCAA Tourney win in 48 years

St. Bonaventure's Jaylen Adams, center, hugs Matt Mobley (2) after their First Four game of the NCAA men's college basketball tournament against UCLA, Tuesday, March 13, 2018, in Dayton, Ohio. St. Bonaventure won 65-58. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — The basketball was still high in the air — flung to start the celebration — when the buzzer sounded and the Bonnies’ long-awaited March celebration commenced. Players chest-bumped on court. Coach Mark Schmidt jumped and waved his arms.

Radford downs LIU Brooklyn for its first NCAA tourney win

LIU Brooklyn's Julian Batts, right, drives against Radford's Carlik Jones during the first half of a First Four game of the NCAA men's college basketball tournament, Tuesday, March 13, 2018, in Dayton, Ohio. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Carlik Jones had a substantial and loud cheering section at University of Dayton Arena, a lot of folks traveling about an hour up Interstate 75 from his Cincinnati hometown to see him play for Radford in a First Four game.



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