Anisimov Leads Blue Jackets, 4-2 Over Stars

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — While Artem Anisimov has found another level of play, the Blue Jackets are still trying to find how to keep the pressure on as they chase a playoff spot. Anisimov scored twice, including a late insurance goal, as Columbus held off a third-period Dallas rally...

Penguins-Predators Sums

First Period_None. Penalties_Moser, Nas (slashing), 9:49; Neal, Pit (boarding), 17:34; Bortuzzo, Pit, major (fighting), 19:36; Wilson, Nas, major (fighting), 19:36. Second Period_1, Pittsburgh, Niskanen 8 (Crosby, Gibbons), :27. 2, Nashville, Hornqvist 12 (Spaling, Fisher), :39....

Miami (Ohio) Turns Away Kent State 73-61

KENT, Ohio (AP) — Will Felder scored 26 points and Miami (Ohio) used a big first half to take down Kent State 73-61 on Tuesday. Miami (12-16, 8-9 Mid-American Conference) led 45-25 at half, hitting all seven 3-point attempts and shooting 63 percent from the field. Felder led the...

At A Glance

c-Ceased operations NOTE: Two points are awarded for a win, one point for an overtime or shootout loss. Orlando 4, Florida 3, OT Stockton at Bakersfield, 10 p.m. South Carolina at Toledo, 7:15 p.m. Evansville at Cincinnati, 7:35 p.m. Ontario at Colorado, 9:05 p.m. Las Vegas at...

Toledo Holds On For 73-69 Win Over C. Michigan

MOUNT PLEASANT, Mich. (AP) — J.D. Weatherspoon and Justin Drummond combined for 32 points as Toledo held on for a 73-69 victory over Central Michigan Tuesday night. Toledo held a comfortable 69-59 lead with 3:18 remaining following a layup by Drummond, who finished with 15...

Xavier’s Stainbrook Out Vs ‘Nova With Knee Injury

CINCINNATI (AP) — Xavier center Matt Stainbrook has a strained ligament in his left knee, leaving the Musketeers to face No. 6 Villanova without their top rebounder. The junior center hurt the knee during the first half of a 71-62 loss at Seton Hall on Monday night. The...

Tuesday’s Scores

Dublin Coffman 55, Cols. Upper Arlington 40 N. Can. Hoover 54, Twinsburg 39 Notre Dame Academy 57, Rocky River Magnificat 38 Reynoldsburg 60, Cols. Northland 32 Solon 74, Can. McKinley 51 Wadsworth 51, Berea-Midpark 44 Akr. SVSM 45, Geneva 33 Bellevue 58, Tallmadge 38 Beloit W....

American Hockey League

NOTE: Two points are awarded for a win, one point for an overtime or shootout loss. Texas 3, Abbotsford 1 Charlotte 3, Norfolk 2 Rochester at Rockford, 8 p.m. Chicago at Grand Rapids, 7 p.m. Oklahoma City at Utica, 7 p.m. Texas at Abbotsford, 10 p.m. No games scheduled Bridgeport...

Stars-Blue Jackets Sums

First Period_1, Columbus, Jenner 11 (Johansen, Horton), 1:14. 2, Columbus, Umberger 17 (Dubinsky, Wisniewski), 11:29. 3, Columbus, Anisimov 17, 15:00 (pp). Penalties_Jenner, Clm (slashing), 4:33; Garbutt, Dal (holding), 13:51; Roussel, Dal (slashing), 16:58. Second Period_None....

Green Scores 24, Spurs Beat Cavaliers 122-101

CLEVELAND (AP) — Danny Green scored 24 points and the San Antonio Spurs turned to their 3-point shooting to shake off a sluggish start in a 122-101 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Tuesday night. Kawhi Leonard added 18 points, and Patty Mills and Boris Diaw had 16 apiece...