One of the biggest fears of a Major League Baseball team is having one of its players injured during the World Baseball Classic.
BUFFALO, N.Y. — Nick Bonino scored with 5:29 remaining to lead the Pittsburgh Penguins to a 3-1 win over the Buffalo Sabres on Tuesday night.
NEWARK, N.J. — With their playoff hopes all but dashed, the New Jersey Devils are playing for the future. If Tuesday night is any indication, the future looks pretty good.
NEW YORK — Brook Lopez capped a 29-point showing with a buzzer-beating jumper to give the Brooklyn Nets a dramatic 98-96 victory over the Detroit Pistons on Tuesday night.
BOSTON — A weekend failure in a home-and-home series with the Montreal Canadiens made Tuesday night’s game in Boston even bigger for the Ottawa Senators.
TORONTO — The Toronto Raptors showed fight in more than one way Tuesday night.
DENVER — The Blues thought they were ready for the final game of a tough road trip, but when the Colorado Avalanche came on strong, St. Louis scrambled to stay in the game.
LOS ANGELES — Adam Jones’ bobbled ground ball drove in Brandon Crawford with the tiebreaking run in the eighth inning, and the United States advanced to its first World Baseball Classic title game with a 2-1 victory over Japan at Dodger Stadium on Tuesday.