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Flyers get goaltender Petr Mrazek from Red Wings

PHILADELPHIA — The Philadelphia Flyers have acquired goaltender Petr Mrazek from the Detroit Red Wings for two conditional draft picks. Flyers general manager Ron Hextall made the move Monday night, a day after losing his second goalie to injury in less than 10 days. Starter Brian Elliott had core muscle …

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Motown Museum event to honour black family-owned businesses

Detroit’s Motown Museum is organizing an event to celebrate the entrepreneurial legacy of the Gordy family and black family-owned businesses in honour of Black History Month. The event, which is free and open to the public, is scheduled for Feb. 28 at TechTown. The program will be moderated by Paul …

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Baylor clinches Big 12 title with 93-87 win over Texas

AUSTIN, Texas — Kristy Wallace scored 23 points and had seven assists as No. 3 Baylor won its eighth consecutive Big 12 championship Monday night with a 93-87 win over No. 6 Texas. Wallace scored 14 in the third quarter and rescued the Lady Bears after Texas had started the …

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Trump endorses Romney for Senate bid in Utah

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump is endorsing Mitt Romney in Utah’s Senate race, another sign that the two Republicans are burying the hatchet after a fraught relationship. The GOP’s presidential nominee in 2012, Romney announced last week he would seek the nomination to replace retiring Sen. Orrin Hatch. In a …

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‘SNL’ alum Quinn recovering from heart attack with humour

NEW YORK — “Saturday Night Live” alum Colin Quinn is exercising his wit days after a heart attack interrupted his busy touring schedule. The 58-year-old Quinn took to Twitter on Monday to let friends and foes alike know he’s “starting a list of those who didn’t ‘check in’ yet,” five …

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Maryland beats Northwestern 71-64 to stop road skid

ROSEMONT, Ill. — Kevin Huerter scored 18 points and Maryland beat Northwestern 71-64 to snap a seven-game road losing streak on Monday night. With Huerter leading the way, the Terrapins (19-11, 8-9 Big Ten) won on the road for the first time since Dec. 3 and handed Northwestern (15-14, 6-10) …

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