Florida enrolls pair of transfers: QB Zaire, OL Fruhmorgen

Florida enrolls pair of transfers: QB Zaire, OL FruhmorgenGAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) Florida has announced the addition of two transfers, with former Notre Dame quarterback Malik Zaire and former Clemson offensive lineman Jake Fruhmorgen officially enrolled in summer classes.Zaire,...

Auburn golden eagle Nova won”t fly before games this season

Auburn golden eagle Nova won't fly before games this seasonAUBURN, Ala. (AP) Auburn's golden eagle Nova won't make the traditional pre-game flights at Jordan-Hare Stadium this season.Southeastern Raptor Center Director Dr. Jamie Bellah said Monday that bald eagle...

AP Source: Stars waive goalie Niemi and plan to buy him out

AP Hockey WriterAP Source: Stars waive goalie Niemi and plan to buy him outBy JOHN WAWROWA person with direct knowledge of the decision has confirmed to The Associated Press that the Dallas Stars have placed goalie Antti Niemi on...

Lightning re-sign Sustr, Gourde, make qualifying offers to 9

Lightning re-sign Sustr, Gourde, make qualifying offers to 9TAMPA, Fla. (AP) The Tampa Bay Lightning have re-signed defenseman Andrei Sustr and forward Yanni Gourde and made qualifying offers to nine other players, including forwards Tyler Johnson and Ondrej...

Buffalo Sabres hire Sexton, Greeley to assistant GM jobs

Buffalo Sabres hire Sexton, Greeley to assistant GM jobsBUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) Buffalo Sabres general manager Jason Botterill continues filling out his staff by hiring Randy Sexton and Steve Greeley as assistant GMs.Their responsibilities will include player development and...

Wild defenseman Christian Folin denied qualifying offer

Wild defenseman Christian Folin denied qualifying offerST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) The Minnesota Wild have extended qualifying offers to eight players, including standout right wings Mikael Granlund and Nino Niederreiter.The moves made Monday were necessary to retain negotiating rights...

Wild sign defenseman Gustav Olofsson to 2-year, $1.45M deal

Wild sign defenseman Gustav Olofsson to 2-year, $1.45M dealST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) The Minnesota Wild have agreed with defenseman Gustav Olofsson on a two-year, $1.45 million contract.The deal Monday came after Olofsson was one of eight restricted free...

New Jersey Devils putting no pressure on Nico Hischier

AP Sports WriterNew Jersey Devils putting no pressure on Nico HischierBy TOM CANAVANNEWARK, N.J. (AP) As Nico Hischier is discovering, being taken No. 1 in the NHL Draft has its perks.Since being selected by the New Jersey Devils...

Georgetown”s Ewing picks coaching staff: Orr, Kirby, Waheed

Georgetown's Ewing picks coaching staff: Orr, Kirby, WaheedWASHINGTON (AP) Nearly three months after he was introduced as Georgetown's new basketball coach, Patrick Ewing has a staff of assistants and recruiters: Louis Orr, Robert Kirby and Akbar Waheed.The school...

Hurricanes, Derek Ryan agree to 1-year, $1.4 million deal

Hurricanes, Derek Ryan agree to 1-year, $1.4 million dealRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) The Carolina Hurricanes have agreed to terms with forward Derek Ryan on a one-year contract.Under terms of the deal announced Monday, Ryan will make $1.425 million this...