Gregorius, Holliday HR, Yanks thump Angels 8-4 to end skid

New York Yankees’ Matt Holliday hits a home run during the fifth inning of the team’s baseball game against the Los Angeles Angels on Wednesday, June 21, 2017, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II) NEW YORK (AP) — Didi Gregorius and Matt Holliday each hit a...

The Latest: Poile, Tortorella honored at NHL awards show

Patrice Bergeron of the Boston Bruins holds the Frank J. Selke Trophy after winning the award during the NHL Awards, Wednesday, June 21, 2017, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher) LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Latest on the NHL Awards and Vegas expansion draft (all times local):...

The Latest: McDavid wins Ted Lindsay Award to open show

Sidney Crosby, left, and Carl Hagelin of the Pittsburgh Penguins pose with the Stanley Cup before the NHL Awards, Wednesday, June 21, 2017, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher) LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Latest on the NHL Awards and Vegas expansion draft (all times local): 5:16...

The Latest: Bettman says NHL will call more slashes

FILE – At left is an Oct. 2, 2015, file photo showing Toronto Maple Leafs head coach Mike Babcock watching from the bench during an NHL game against the Detroit Red Wings, in Detroit. At center, in a Jan. 13, 2017, file photo, Columbus Blue Jackets coach John Tortorella...

AP source: Cavaliers owner, Billups met for 2nd straight day

FILE – In this Feb. 10, 2016, file photo, former Detroit Pistons player Chauncey Billups addresses the media in Auburn Hills, Mich. A person familiar with the negotiations says Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert is meeting for the second straight day with former NBA star Chauncey...

Wayne Gretzky to present Hart Trophy at NHL Awards

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Wayne Gretzky will present the Hart Trophy as MVP to Connor McDavid, Sidney Crosby or Sergei Bobrovsky to cap the NHL’s awards show. If McDavid wins, it would be a memorable moment as nine-time winner Gretzky presents the 20-year-old Oilers star with...

Wayne Gretzky to present Hart Trophy at NHL Awards

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Wayne Gretzky will present the Hart Trophy as MVP to Connor McDavid, Sidney Crosby or Sergei Bobrovsky to cap the NHL’s awards show. If McDavid wins, it would be a memorable moment as nine-time winner Gretzky presents the 20-year-old Oilers star with...

Blackhawks’ Hossa to miss next season with skin disorder

FILE – In this Saturday, March 25, 2017, file photo, Chicago Blackhawks right wing Marian Hossa (81) prepares for a face off against the Florida Panthers during the first period of an NHL hockey game, in Sunrise, Fla. Hossa will miss the entire 2017-18 NHL season because of...

Blackhawks’ Hossa to miss next season with skin disorder

FILE – In this Saturday, March 25, 2017, file photo, Chicago Blackhawks right wing Marian Hossa (81) prepares for a face off against the Florida Panthers during the first period of an NHL hockey game, in Sunrise, Fla. Hossa will miss the entire 2017-18 NHL season because of...

Padres beat Cubs 3-2 on Torrens’ bases-loaded walk

San Diego Padres from left, Cory Spangenberg (15), Erick Aybar, Wil Myers, and Jose Pirela celebrate the team’s 3-2 win over the Chicago Cubs after a baseball game Wednesday, June 21, 2017, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast) CHICAGO (AP) — Erick Aybar hit a...