Oct 31

Nikolay Davydenko beat fifth-seeded Gilles Simon 6-4, 4-6, 6-3 on Monday in the first round of the Valencia Open.


Oct 31

Roger Federer made a winning return from a six-week break, beating Potito Starace of Italy 7-6 (3), 6-4 in the first round of his hometown Swiss Indoors event on Monday.

Oct 31

Viktor Stalberg scored at 2:18 of overtime and Patrick Kane had two goals and an assist in regulation to help the Blackhawks beat the Predators 5-4 on Monday night.

Oct 31

Blackhawks defenseman Duncan Keith is day to day with an upper body injury, according to coach Joel Quenneville.

Oct 31

Defensive coordinator Rob Ryan takes all the blame for the Cowboys’ failure to back up his big mouth.

Oct 31

]Ryan Callahan scored twice in New York’s three-goal second period, and New York shook of a blown lead and raced past the surging Sharks 5-2 on Monday night.

Oct 31

Andrew Ladd and Kyle Wellwood each scored goals in a shootout and the Winnipeg Jets beat the Florida Panthers 4-3 on Monday night.

Oct 31

The Detroit Red Wings signed defenseman Niklas Kronwall to a seven-year contract extension Monday. He would have been an unrestricted free agent July 1.

Oct 31

Once the Indians’ leadoff hitter, their constantly hustling All-Star outfielder and the undisputed face of their franchise, Grady Sizemore meant everything to Cleveland.

Oct 31

Phoenix Coyotes forward Raffi Torres is being criticized for wearing blackface while dressed as rapper Jay-Z at a Halloween party.