UPDATE 1-Soccer-Mkhitaryan shines as Roma end losing run with 4-0 win
ROME, Feb 23 (Reuters) - AS Roma notched up their first home league win for more than two months when they hammered Lecce 4-0 in Serie A on Sunday, helped by an inspirational performance from Henrikh Mkhitaryan.
Hagelin scores twice as Capitals down Penguins
T.J. Oshie scored the go-ahead goal midway through the third period Sunday as the Washington Capitals topped the visiting Pittsburgh Penguins 5-3 in a battle for first place in the Metropolitan Division.
UPDATE 2-NHL Standings
Feb 23 (OPTA) - Standings from the NHL on Sunday
Nets aim to continue strong play vs. reeling Magic
While the Brooklyn Nets and Orlando Magic are entrenched in the seventh and eighth spots in the Eastern Conference, they are trending in opposite directions of late.
Newman suffered head injuries, vows to return
Six days after being injured in a horrific crash at the end of the Daytona 500, NASCAR driver Ryan Newman on Sunday issued a statement providing an update on his condition, thanking his supporters and pledging to return to racing.
Feb 23 (OPTA) - Results from the NHL games on Sunday (home team in CAPS)(start times are EST)
Indiana upsets No. 9 Penn State 68-60
Al Durham scored 14 points and freshman forward Trayce Jackson-Davis posted his ninth double-double of the season with 13 points and 10 rebounds, lifting Indiana to a 68-60 win over No. 9 Penn State in Big Ten action in Bloomington, Ind.
Soccer-Sevilla thrash Getafe 3-0 to go third
Feb 23 (Reuters) - Sevilla laid siege to high-flying Getafe in La Liga on Sunday and left with a comprehensive 3-0 away win to shake up the race to finish in the top four.
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Reports: 2B Dozier signs minor-league deal with Padres
The San Diego Padres and free agent second baseman Brian Dozier agreed on a minor league contract with an invitation to major league camp, according to multiple reports Sunday.
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