Oilers, Flames make big splashes in free agency; Leafs find help in net

Toronto Maple Leafs center Zach Hyman (11) reacts afters scoring a goal during the second period of an NHL hockey game against the New York Rangers, Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018, at Madison Square Garden in New York. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer) Toronto Maple Leafs center Zach Hyman (11) reacts afters scoring a goal during the second period of an NHL hockey game against the New York Rangers, Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018, at Madison Square Garden in New York. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

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German vote nearly even for Merkel's bloc, Social Democrats

Germany's centre-left Social Democrats were locked in a very close race Sunday with outgoing Chancellor Angela Merkel's bloc in the country's parliamentary election, a vote that will determine who succeeds the long-time leader after 16 years in power, exit polls showed. Officials from both parties said they hope to lead the next government.