MLB roundup: Brawl mars Angels’ victory over Mariners

Credit: Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY SportsDavid MacKinnon’s two-out RBI single in the seventh inning snapped a 1-1 tie and lifted the Los Angeles Angels to a 2-1 victory over the Seattle Mariners in a fight-marred game Sunday afternoon in Anaheim, Calif. The two teams exchanged solo home runs — Abraham Toro for the Mariners and Luis … Read more

Spring training roundup: Justin Verlander continues to cruise

Credit: Sam Navarro-USA TODAY SportsHouston ace Justin Verlander threw four more shutout innings while striking out six in the Astros’ 3-1 win over the visiting Washington Nationals on Tuesday in West Palm Beach, Fla. Verlander (2-0) has yet to give up a run in three spring starts. Coming back from Tommy John surgery, Verlander is … Read more

Top 25 roundup: Va. Tech upsets No. 7 Duke for first ACC title

Mar 12, 2022; Brooklyn, NY, USA; Virginia Tech Hokies forward David N’Guessan (1) celebrates with center Lynn Kidd (15) and guard Hunter Cattoor (0) after defeating the Duke Blue Devils 82-67 in the ACC Men’s Basketball Tournament final at Barclays Center. Mandatory Credit: Brad Penner-USA TODAY SportsHunter Cattoor scored a career high 31 points as … Read more

NHL roundup: Jake DeBrusk posts natural hat trick in Bruins’ win

Feb 28, 2022; Los Angeles, California, USA; Boston Bruins left wing Jake DeBrusk (74) scores a goal against the Los Angeles Kings during the first period at Crypto.com Arena. Mandatory Credit: Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY SportsJake DeBrusk finished off a natural hat trick less than a minute into the second period and the visiting Boston … Read more

NBA roundup: James Harden leads 76ers’ rout in debut

Feb 25, 2022; Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA; Philadelphia 76ers guard James Harden (1) celebrates a play by his team against the Minnesota Timberwolves at Target Center. Mandatory Credit: Bruce Kluckhohn-USA TODAY SportsJoel Embiid finished with 34 points and 10 rebounds, and James Harden added 27 points, 12 assists and eight rebounds in his debut to lift … Read more