HELSINKI - Rookie Jeff Skinner scored the only goal of the shootout and Cam Ward was strong in goal, leading the Carolina Hurricanes past the Minnesota Wild 2-1 Friday for a sweep of the two season-opening games in Finland.
HELSINKI - Brandon Sutter scored twice as the Carolina Hurricanes held on to beat the Minnesota Wild 4-3 in the opening game of the NHL season on Thursday.
LAPINLAHTI, Finland - Caster Semenya insists her times will get better.
LAPINLAHTI, Finland - Caster Semenya's low-key return to competition has continued with another win, capturing the 800 meters at the Savo Games in Finland.
LAPPEENRANTA - South African 800 metres world champion Caster Semenya has won her first race since being cleared to return to competition after underdoing gender tests.
- Semenya wins comeback race in Finland
- Semenya to make comeback in Finland
- Sharks sign G Antero Niittymaki to 2-year deal
- Red Wings, Ilari Filppula agree to 1-year deal
- Russia routs Canada 5-2 to make world semifinal
- Sweden, Czechs advance to ice hockey semis
- US loses 2-1 in OT to Denmark at hockey worlds
- US loses before record hockey crowd of 77,803
- “No chance” of Beckham playing in World Cup: Finnish surgeon
- Backstrom, Wild blank Flames
- Finns rally to beat Slovakia 5-3 for bronze medal
- Finns rally to beat Slovaks 5-3 for bronze medal
- Finland beats Slovakia to win hockey bronze
- US-Canada, Part 2: This time it's for hockey gold
- US finishes Finns, awaits golden opportunity
- US routs Finland 6-1, will play for hockey gold
- US gets 6 goals in 1st period to reach title game
- Maria Riesch wins gold in Olympic slalom
- US chases Finn goalie with 4 goals in 1st period
- Vonn's Olympics end with another DNF
- Maria Riesch leads slalom as Lindsey Vonn goes out
- Wambach scores twice as US tops Norway 2-1
- US team focuses on Finland but thinks about gold
- Canadian women blank US 2-0 to win hockey gold
- Canada blanks US for gold again in women's hockey
- Americans Demong, Spillane 1-2 in Nordic combined
- Finland beats Sweden 3-2 in OT for hockey bronze
- Norway's Bjoergen gets 3rd gold in women's relay
- Americans top Swiss, move into hockey semifinals
- Finns rally late to beat Czechs, earn date with US
- US, Parise survive tense game to reach semifinals
- Vonn crashes, US hockey pulls out tight game
- US, Canada advance to final game in women's hockey
- Canada beats Finland 5-0, sets up finale with US
- Swedes beat Finns 3-0 in gold-medal game rematch