Bettman: Seattle would get Vegas’ favorable expansion terms

LAS VEGAS (AP) — NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman shares the sports world’s amazement at the Vegas Golden Knights’ ability to reach the Stanley Cup Final in their first year of existence. But if the league adds another team in Seattle in the near future, Bettman...
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Sargent & Weah, both 18, score as US beats Bolivia 3-0

CHESTER, Pa. (AP) — Josh Sargent scored in his American debut, fellow 18-year-old Tim Weah added a goal in his second international match and a young United States team beat Bolivia 3-0 in an exhibition Monday night. Walker Zimmerman put the Americans ahead in the 37th...
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Column: Bettman and Daly put on a lounge show of their own

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Just before the most improbable of Stanley Cup Final in the most improbable hockey city around, Gary Bettman and Bill Daly put on a little show of their own. As lounge acts go, it probably wouldn’t play on the Las Vegas Strip. Then again, no one ever...
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The Latest: Vegas jumps ahead 1-0 in Game 1 vs Capitals

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Latest on Game 1 of the Stanley Cup between the Washington Capitals and Vegas Golden Knights (all times local): 5:40 p.m. The Vegas Golden Knights have jumped out to a 1-0 lead less than 10 minutes into the opening game of the Stanley Cup Final against...
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10 Things to Know for Tuesday

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Tuesday: 1. WHERE SUBTROPICAL STORM ALBERTO IS CAUSING TROUBLE It is lashing the U.S. Gulf Coast with heavy rain, flash floods, and dangerous surf, and might spawn tornadoes. 1. HOW...
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Smith singles in run in 13th to lift Rays over Athletics 1-0

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Mallex Smith hit an RBI single with two outs in the 13th inning, Jonny Venters got his first save in seven years to cap a seven-hit shutout and the Tampa Bay Rays outlasted the Oakland Athletics 1-0 on Monday. Chris Archer went six innings as the...
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Encarnacion, Chicago’s poor defense boost Indians to 9-6 win

CLEVELAND (AP) — Edwin Encarnacion homered and had four RBIs, and the Cleveland Indians took advantage of Chicago’s leaky defense to score five times in the fifth inning, beating the White Sox 9-6 on Monday. Encarnacion tied the game in the fifth with a three-run...
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D-backs hit 3 HRs, offense erupts for 12-5 win over Reds

PHOENIX (AP) — Nick Ahmed, Chris Owings and John Ryan Murphy each homered as Arizona’s offense — slumbering for nearly all of May — came alive for a 12-5 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Monday, just the Diamondbacks’ third win in their last 18...
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D-backs hit 3 HRs, offense erupts for 12-5 win over Reds

PHOENIX (AP) — Nick Ahmed, Chris Owings and John Ryan Murphy each homered as Arizona’s offense — slumbering for nearly all of May — came alive for a 12-5 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Monday, just the Diamondbacks’ third win in their last 18...
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Houston’s Paul out for Game 7 against Warriors

HOUSTON (AP) — Houston’s Chris Paul has been ruled out for Game 7 of the Western Conference finals against Golden State because of a strained right hamstring. Coach Mike D’Antoni says: “Everybody came to the same conclusion. There’s no way.”...
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