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Topic - Erik Johnson
Bismarck eighth-grader Erik Johnson is representing North Dakota this week at the National Geographic Bee in the nation's capital.
A Cook County judge has reduced bond for a Chicago man charged in a traffic accident that killed a University of Chicago Law School student.
A Chicago man is being held on $750,000 bond after being charged with a traffic accident that killed a University of Chicago Law School student.
Without Mikael Granlund's overtime goal, the Minnesota Wild would be in major trouble in their first-round series against Colorado.
The NHL cracked down hard on Matt Cooke, suspending the Minnesota Wild left wing for seven games Wednesday for his knee-to-knee hit that injured Colorado Avalanche defenseman Tyson Barrie.
Robbie Ross hadn't allowed an earned run in his previous two starts, and the Texas Rangers had won five games in a row.
Chicago White Sox manager Robin Ventura succinctly and aptly described the series finale at Texas.
The state at 7:15 p.m.
Erik Johnson saved the night for Colorado with his quick feet and thinking.
Paul Stastny sweated out the trade deadline, wondering if his big, expiring contract and Colorado's desire to beef up its blue line might lead to his departure from Denver.
The Colorado Avalanche are on a roll heading into the postseason.
Avisail Garcia nearly made a game-saving catch. Instead, the right fielder ended up with a jammed left shoulder.
A Bismarck eighth-grader will represent North Dakota at the National Geographic Bee next month.
Rookie right-hander Erik Johnson put the White Sox in a big hole early.
Alex Gordon got the big hit and Norichika Aoki and Omar Infante spent all day setting the table.
"As a group we've been resilient all year," Avs defenseman Erik Johnson said. "We've had no fear all season long and there's no reason for us to have it now."
"We're not looking to do anything to the extent he did. We're just out there to finish our checks hard and play hard. As far as retribution? No," Johnson said.