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Osweiler leads Broncos past Colts

INDIANAPOLIS—Denver Broncos' quarterback Brock Osweiler played like a relaxed reliever last night.

He couldn't have picked a better time.

With Paxton Lynch inactive and Trevor Siemian out after two series, Osweiler trotted onto the field, ran for one touchdown, and threw for two more to lead the Broncos past Indianapolis 25-13 for their first road win of the season.

Senators snap skid

OTTAWA—The Ottawa Senators are happy to be home.

Coming off a disastrous seven-game, 15-day road trip, the Senators made the most of home ice as they snapped a five-game losing streak last night with a 3-2 win over the N.Y. Rangers.

The victory was just Ottawa's second in regulation time since Nov. 11. And there was no denying the sense of relief when the final horn sounded.

Russian Olympic Committee approves competing as neutrals

MOSCOW — The Russian Olympic Committee formally gave its blessing Tuesday for the country’s athletes to compete under a neutral flag at the upcoming Pyeongchang Games.

Under International Olympic Committee sanctions announced last week in response to Russian doping at the 2014 Sochi Games, Russians will compete under the Olympic flag as “Olympic Athletes from Russia.”