Central Sports News

Gaborik leads LA Kings’ rally past Montreal, 4-3 in shootout (Yahoo Sports)

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After the Los Angeles Kings finally won their first shootout since mid-October, their other feats and failures in the previous 65 minutes seemed puny in comparison. The defending Stanley Cup champions managed to earn a second point after their late

Portland’s Matthews ruptures Achilles, out for season (Yahoo Sports)

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PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Trail Blazers guard Wesley Matthews ruptured his left Achilles tendon in Portland’s game against the Dallas Mavericks on Thursday night and is out for the season.       

Coyotes end 10-game skid, beat Canucks 3-2 in shootout (Yahoo Sports)

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The smile and look of relief on the face of Arizona Coyotes captain Shane Doan spoke volumes. Doan could live with missing a number of scoring chances of his own, because the Coyotes put an end to their longest losing

Blazers win fifth straight with 94-75 victory over Mavericks (Yahoo Sports)

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LaMarcus Aldridge had 17 points and 12 rebounds and the Portland Trail Blazers pulled away in the second half for a 94-75 victory over the Dallas Mavericks on Thursday night. It was Portland’s fifth straight win but it was costly:

Portland’s Matthews injures left foot against Dallas (Yahoo Sports)

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Portland starter Wesley Matthews had to be helped off the court after hurting his left foot in the Trail Blazers’ game against the Dallas Mavericks on Thursday night. Matthews was running with the ball when he fell to the court

Coyotes end 10-game skid, beat Canucks 3-2 in shootout (Yahoo Sports)

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Sam Gagner scored the lone goal in the shootout, helping the Arizona Coyotes snap a 10-game losing streak with a 3-2 victory over the Vancouver Canucks on Thursday night. Mike Smith kept the Canucks off the scoreboard in the shootout

Hunter Pence breaks arm in Giants’ win over Cubs (Yahoo Sports)

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San Francisco outfielder Hunter Pence broke his left forearm and will be sidelined six to eight weeks after being hit by a pitch in the sixth inning of the Giants’ 8-6 victory over a Chicago Cubs split-squad Thursday. One of

E’Twaun Moore lifts Bulls past Westbrook, Thunder (Yahoo Sports)

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E’Twaun Moore finished off Russell Westbrook and the Oklahoma City Thunder. Moore hit a go-ahead 3-pointer with 2.1 seconds left and the Chicago Bulls rallied to beat the Thunder 108-105 on Thursday night, ending Westbrook’s triple-double streak at four. After

Jones-Drew retires, Woodley released by Raiders (Yahoo Sports)

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Two of the Oakland Raiders’ big free-agent acquisitions from last season are no longer with the team. Running back Maurice Jones-Drew announced his retirement Thursday and defensive end LaMarr Woodley was released by the team. Jones-Drew and Woodley were two

E’Twaun Moore lifts Bulls past Westbrook, Thunder (Yahoo Sports)

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E’Twaun Moore hit a go-ahead 3-pointer with 2.1 seconds remaining and the Chicago Bulls rallied to beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 108-105 on Thursday night, ending Russell Westbrook’s triple-double streak at four. Westbrook had 43 points on 14-of-32 shooting and