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Ronaldo nets 700th career goal in Portugal's loss to Ukraine

The Associated Press  |  Updated Oct 14th - 6:07pm

Cristiano Ronaldo scored his 700th career goal but couldn't keep Portugal from losing 2-1 to Ukraine in qualifying for the 2020 European Championship on Monday.

Packers' Davante Adams out again with turf toe

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 14th - 5:26pm

Aaron Rodgers will be without his top target for the second straight week after receiver Davante Adams was ruled out for the Green Bay Packers' game against the Detroit Lions with a turf toe injury.

Blaney beats Newman in photo finish to advance in playoffs

John Zenor, Associated Press  |  Updated Oct 14th - 4:58pm

Ryan Blaney emerged safely from the wreckage at Talladega Superspeedway that claimed other playoff contenders, winning by a tiny margin that was huge for his championship hopes.

Racist abuse, military salutes mar European qualifying

Ciarán Fahey, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 14th - 4:45pm

in apparent support of the Turkish-backed forces involved in the country's invasion of Kurdish-held regions in northern Syria. UEFA, which does not allow political gestures during games, had previously said it would investigate a similar salute performed by Turkey players in their 1-0 win over Albania on Friday.

Red Wings executive Jim Devellano undergoes brain surgery

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 14th - 4:33pm

Detroit Red Wings senior vice president Jim Devellano has had surgery to remove a non-cancerous brain tumor.

Jets activate TE Herndon, waive LB Luvu

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 14th - 4:12pm

The New York Jets have activated tight end Chris Herndon after he completed a four-game suspension and waived linebacker Frankie Luvu.

Patriots FB Jakob Johnson placed on IR with shoulder injury

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 14th - 4:07pm

The Patriots have placed fullback Jakob Johnson on injured reserve with a shoulder injury.

Olofsson sets rookie record in Sabres' 4-0 win over Stars

Jonah Bronstein, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 14th - 3:45pm

Buffalo rookie forward Victor Olofsson set an NHL record by becoming the first player to score his first seven career goals on the power play, Carter Hutton made 25 saves to earn his first shutout of the season, and the Sabres continued their hot start with a 4-0 win over the Dallas Stars on Monday.

BC quarterback Anthony Brown out for season with leg injury

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 14th - 3:44pm

Boston College junior quarterback Anthony Brown will miss the rest of the season with a leg injury.

Panthers rally from 3 goals down, beat Devils 6-4

Mike Farrell, Associated Press  |  Updated Oct 14th - 3:42pm

Another strong third period provided a satisfying conclusion to a three-game road trip for coach Joel Quenneville and the Florida Panthers.

Robles returns to Nationals' lineup for Game 3 vs. Cardinals

Stephen Whyno, Associated Press  |  Updated Oct 14th - 3:34pm

Victor Robles is back in the Nationals' lineup for Game 3 of the NL Championship Series after missing the past five games with a hamstring injury.

Seppi beats Garin at Kremlin Cup, Mannarino wins

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 14th - 3:28pm

Italian veteran Andreas Seppi saved two match points before beating Christian Garin 3-6, 7-6 (2), 7-6 (4) Monday to reach the second round of the Kremlin Cup.

England's Euro qualifier in Bulgaria marred by racist abuse

The Associated Press  |  Updated Oct 14th - 3:24pm

England's Football Association called on UEFA to take "very stringent" action after the country's European Championship qualifier against Bulgaria was stopped twice in the first half because of racist chants and Nazi salutes from the home supporters.

Washington's MJ Tafisi suffers stinger in win over Arizona

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 14th - 3:11pm

Washington linebacker MJ Tafisi, who was taken off the field on a stretcher during the 25th-ranked Huskies' win over Arizona, suffered a "significant" stinger and there is no timeline yet for his return to action, coach Chris Petersen said Monday.

The Latest: Blaney beats Newman in photo finish at Talladega

The Associated Press  |  Updated Oct 14th - 3:09pm

The Latest on NASCAR's playoff race at Talladega Superspeedway (all times local):

Sabres rookie Olofsson sets NHL power-play goal record

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 14th - 2:38pm

Buffalo Sabres rookie forward Victor Olofsson has set an NHL record in becoming the first player to score each of his first seven career goals on the power play.

Yankees plan to go all relievers in ALCS Game 4 vs. Astros

Ronald Blum, Associated Press  |  Updated Oct 14th - 2:33pm

The Yankees plan to use their bullpen against Houston from the start in Game 4 of the AL Championship Series.

Roger Federer says he plans to play at 2020 Tokyo Olympics

The Associated Press  |  Updated Oct 14th - 2:32pm

Roger Federer says he plans to play at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

Wild blank Senators 2-0 for 1st win of the season

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 14th - 2:28pm

Alex Stalock stopped all 26 shots he faced and the Minnesota Wild picked up their first win of the season with a 2-0 victory over the Ottawa Senators on Monday.