Saturday, October 10
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jacob deGrom struck out 13 over seven scoreless innings in his postseason debut and Daniel Murphy homered off a star-crossed Clayton Kershaw to help the New York Mets defeat the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-1 on Friday night for a 1-0 lead in their NL Division Series.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Max Domi had a goal and an assist in his NHL debut to help the Arizona Coyotes beat the Los Angeles Kings 4-1 on Friday night. Mike Smith made 40 saves for the Coyotes in their opener after a tumultuous summer that featured a contentious battle over the terms of its arena lease.
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Strong side linebacker Devon Kennard and defensive linemen Robert Ayers Jr. and George Selvie are going to miss the New York Giants game Sunday night against the San Francisco 49ers with injuries. Coach Tom Coughlin ruled out the three players and receiver Victor Cruz on Friday after they did not practice.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Center Mike Richards and the Los Angeles Kings have settled their dispute over the termination of Richards' contract after his arrest in June. The NHL Players' Association announced the settlement Friday, making Richards an unrestricted free agent. Richards was charged with possession of a controlled substance in Manitoba after he was stopped by Canadian border authorities.
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Defenseman Simon Despres has agreed to a five-year, $18.5 million contract extension with the Anaheim Ducks. Despres has made an impressive rise with the Ducks since they acquired him in a trade with Pittsburgh on March 2. Despres would have been a restricted free agent next summer.