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Power play, four-goal first propel Kings past Flyers 5-3

[ad_1] LOS ANGELES (AP) — Adrian Kempe had a goal and an assist, Anze Kopitar added two assists and the Los Angeles Kings used a four-goal first period to defeat the Philadelphia Flyers 5-3 on Tuesday night. Kyle Clifford, Alex Iafallo, Tyler Toffoli and Martin Frk also scored for the Kings, who are 5-3-2 in their last 10 games. Jonathan Quick made 32 saves to snap a three-game losing streak.
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Kyle Connor’s hat trick lifts Jets over Avs 7-4

[ad_1] DENVER (AP) — Kyle Connor had three goals for his first regular season hat trick to lead the Winnipeg Jets over the Colorado Avalanche 7-4 Tuesday night. Blake Wheeler scored twice and Mark Sheifele and Nikolaj Ehlers had empty-net goals for Winnipeg. Scheifele had three assists and Ehlers had two. Connor Hellebuyck stopped 39 shots. Connor’s second goal broke a 3-all tie and came just seven seconds into Winnipeg’s
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Florida A&M fourth 25-point underdog to win this season

[ad_1] Florida A&M became the latest massive underdog to defy the odds this NCAA men's basketball season, stunning 25.5-point favorite Iowa State 70-68 on Tuesday night in Ames, Iowa, for their first win over a Power 5 opponent in school history.Rod Melton Jr. scored 15 of his 20 points in the second half, and DJ Jones added 16 points on 7-of-10 shooting for the Rattlers (2-9), who are the fourth
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Killorn, Johnson lead Lightning in 6-4 win over Sabres

[ad_1] BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Alex Killorn scored two goals, Tyler Johnson had a goal and two assists, and the Tampa Bay Lightning rallied from a three-goal deficit to beat the Buffalo Sabres 6-4 on Tuesday night for their fourth straight win. Ondrej Palat and Anthony Cirelli each added a goal and an assist, Kevin Shattenkirk also scored, and Andrei Vasilevskiy stopped 18 shots as the Lightning opened a four-game
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Browns hit reset: What shake-up means, what’s next and more – Cleveland Browns Blog

[ad_1] BEREA, Ohio -- The Cleveland Browns and general manager John Dorsey parted ways on Tuesday, just two days after firing head coach Freddie Kitchens.Here's what the latest upheaval in Cleveland means for the Browns going forward:Why did the Browns and Dorsey 'mutually part ways?'The Haslams wanted Dorsey to take a subordinate role within the organization, clearing the way for somebody else to be general manager or head of the
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Matthews, Nylander lead Maple Leafs to 4-1 win over Wild

[ad_1] ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Auston Matthews and William Nylander each had a goal and an assist and the Toronto Maple Leafs beat the Minnesota Wild 4-1 Tuesday night. Alexander Kerfoot also scored and John Tavares added an empty-net goal for Toronto, which improved to 7-0-1 in its last eight games. Toronto has won 13 of 18 games since Sheldon Keefe took over as coach. Frederik Andersen, named a
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Despite yearbook claim, LeBron says he was the most athletic eighth-grader in his class

[ad_1] LeBron James turned 35 on Monday, and as he heads into his third decade in the NBA, there aren't many titles that have escaped his grasp. He's a four-time regular-season MVP, three-time Finals MVP, three-time All-Star Game MVP, and the only member of the 30,000-point, 9,000-rebound, 9,000-assist club.But there's one title he'll never have: "Most Athletic" among the eighth-grade class of 1999 in Akron, Ohio.A photo of James' eighth-grade
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What really happens during bowl season’s college football coaching transitions

[ad_1] Ryan Silverfield hasn't had much time to reflect on the past few weeks. He barely has had time to sleep.In a rare moment, Memphis' new head coach, who briefly served as interim head coach and technically remains Memphis' offensive line coach, takes stock of a stretch he predictably calls a "whirlwind." Silverfield, a longtime NFL and college assistant who last held the head-coaching role as a 23-year-old at Memorial
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Sentry signs 10-year extension as title sponsor at Kapalua

[ad_1] KAPALUA, Hawaii (AP) — The PGA Tour is beginning a new year by announcing a 10-year deal with Sentry Insurance as title sponsor of the Tournament of Champions, making Kapalua the home of PGA Tour winners through at least the end of the next decade. The extension means Wisconsin-based Sentry will be the longest-runningsponsor since the winners-only event moved to Maui in 1999. Sentry, a business-focused mutual insurance company,
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Dembele, Eriksen, Ozil, Bale and more

[ad_1] The transfer window opens on Jan. 1 and clubs across Europe have a month-long chance to add to their squads before it slams shut again.1 RelatedBut with many clubs preferring to wait until the summer to do their business, which players might move in January? Who could be a bargain because of their contract or playing situation? And who will have to wait six months?*All transfer valuations estimatedReady to