Archive for January 21st, 2010
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco Giants second baseman Freddy Sanchez underwent left shoulder surgery and might not be ready by opening day. Manager Bruce Bochy confirmed to The Associated Press on Thursday night that Sanchez had a recent arthroscopic procedure.
Matt Moulson and the New York Islanders are making themselves right at home at Nassau Coliseum. Moulson scored the decisive goal in a shootout and…
PITTSBURGH (AP) — If there can be a playoff game in January, this was it. The Washington Capitals only hope that beating the Pittsburgh Penguins during the season will show them how to get it done when the games truly count. Alex Ovechkin scored twice and the streaking Capitals scored the final four goals to beat the Penguins 6-3 on Thursday night in the first game this season between elite teams led by the NHL’s two signature stars
CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cavaliers haven’t lost their holiday spirit. Cleveland showed its Christmas Day win over the Los Angeles Lakers was no gift as LeBron James scored 37 points, including 12 straight down the stretch, and the Cavs, playing their first game without injured Mo Williams, beat Kobe Bryant and the NBA champions 93-87 on Thursday night. J.J
SEATTLE (AP) — His fans from Seattle to Venezuela call him “King Felix.” Yet it’s another, more personal title that Felix Hernandez cites as the reason his career took off last year, when he went from maddening inconsistency and unfulfilled potential to dominant pitching that earned him a $78 million, five-year deal with the Mariners. Dad. “It’s the maturity, man
NEW YORK (AP) — Toyota said Thursday it is recalling 2.3 million vehicles in the U.S. to fix accelerator pedals that can become stuck, the latest in a string of quality problems that have bedeviled the Japanese automaker.