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Hayward breaks ankle, Cavs hold off Celtics 102-99 in opener

Hayward breaks ankle, Cavs hold off Celtics 102-99 in opener

CLEVELAND — Gordon Hayward's face was etched in pain and shock. Of all the juicy subplots for this hyped homecoming and a season opener between heated rivals, a serious injury to Hayward wasn't on the list.
Teravainen's two-goal night powers Carolina Hurricanes past Edmonton Oilers 5-3

Teravainen's two-goal night powers Carolina Hurricanes past Edmonton Oilers 5-3

EDMONTON — Teuvo Teravainen had a pair of goals and Jordan Staal a goal and three assists as the Carolina Hurricanes scored early and didn't look back in a 5-3 victory over the Edmonton Oilers on Tuesday.
Thomas Vanek earns 700th career point as Canucks blank Senators 3-0

Thomas Vanek earns 700th career point as Canucks blank Senators 3-0

OTTAWA — Thomas Vanek made the 700th point of his 13-season NHL career sound average. He was much more excited about helping his Vancouver Canucks get a win.
Judge HR sparks NY, Yanks beat Astros 6-4 to even ALCS at 2

Judge HR sparks NY, Yanks beat Astros 6-4 to even ALCS at 2

NEW YORK — With a soaring shot headed for Monument Park, Aaron Judge got New York back on course for another memorable October. Yankee Stadium sound like it's ready, too. "That ballpark is alive," Judge said after this latest rousing rally.
'Young Mario' Matthews continues to reinvent ways to score

'Young Mario' Matthews continues to reinvent ways to score

WASHINGTON — Auston Matthews is drawing comparisons to Mario Lemieux and getting noticed by Bryce Harper amid a hot start to his second NHL season.
Brown scores as Leafs continue hot start, beat Caps 2-0

Brown scores as Leafs continue hot start, beat Caps 2-0

WASHINGTON — Connor Brown made the most of his move up the lineup to keep the Toronto Maple Leafs' hot start rolling.
Cowboys' Elliott gets another reprieve, will play vs 49ers

Cowboys' Elliott gets another reprieve, will play vs 49ers

NEW YORK — Dallas Cowboys star Ezekiel Elliott was granted another legal reprieve Tuesday night in the running back's fight to avoid a six-game suspension over domestic violence allegations.
Cowboys' Elliott gets another reprieve, will play vs 49ers

Cowboys' Elliott gets another reprieve, will play vs 49ers

NEW YORK — Dallas Cowboys star Ezekiel Elliott was granted another legal reprieve Tuesday night in the running back's fight to avoid a six-game suspension over domestic violence allegations.
Celtics star Hayward suffers gruesome injury in opener

Celtics star Hayward suffers gruesome injury in opener

CLEVELAND — Just five minutes into his Boston career, new Celtics star forward Gordon Hayward gruesomely broke his left ankle, an injury that may end his season.
San Antonio Stars moving to Las Vegas, bought by MGM Resorts

San Antonio Stars moving to Las Vegas, bought by MGM Resorts

NEW YORK — Las Vegas is getting a WNBA franchise. The San Antonio Stars are moving to the gambling mecca after being bought by MGM Resorts International, the league said Tuesday.