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Friday's NHL Capsules

Friday's NHL Capsules

NHL.com Updated 8 hours ago
NEWARK, N.J. - Ryan Spooner scored his first NHL goal with 2:14 left in overtime and the Boston Bruins defeated the New Jersey Devils 3-2 on Friday night after blowing a two-goal third-period lead. Daniel Paille and David Pastrnak scored for ...
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  • Calgary Flames captain Giordano out indefinitely with mystery i…

    Calgary Flames captain Giordano out indefinitely with mystery injury

    NHL.com yahoo.com ESPN.com 8 hours ago
    UNIONDALE, N.Y. - Calgary Flames captain Mark Giordano has been sidelined indefinitely with an undisclosed upper-body injury. The NHL's top-scoring defenceman left Wednesday's 3-1 win over the New Jersey Devils in the third period after he wa...
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  • Alexey Shved throws the ball way over the basket, confuses all

    Alexey Shved throws the ball way over the basket, confuses all

    yahoo.com 10 hours ago
    The New York Knicks have given their fans little to cheer about this season. At their worst, the squad with the NBA's worst record have inspired questions about exactly where they're going, whether Derek Fisher is the right man to lead them, and the ext…
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  • Knicks down Pistons in double OT to snap 8-game skid

    Knicks down Pistons in double OT to snap 8-game skid

    nydailynews.com 10 hours ago
    The undermanned Knicks pulled off a feat Friday night many doubted they'd accomplish again with Carmelo Anthony done for the season.
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  • No Swings vs. Matt Harvey, but Cameras Don’t Miss

    No Swings vs. Matt Harvey, but Cameras Don’t Miss

    nytimes.com MLB.com 10 hours ago
    Harvey, the Mets’ star pitcher, drew a crowd when he faced live batters for the first time since injuring his arm in 2013.
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  • Halak sets Isles' single-season win record

    Halak sets Isles' single-season win record

    ESPN.com 11 hours ago
    Jaroslav Halak set the Islanders' team record with his 33rd win of the season, and Ryan Strome scored a power-play goal in the first-period to lift New York to a 2-1 victory over the Calgary Flames on Friday night.
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  • Friday's NHL Capsules

    Friday's NHL Capsules

    NHL.com 11 hours ago
    NEWARK, N.J. - Ryan Spooner scored his first NHL goal with 2:14 left in overtime and the Boston Bruins defeated the New Jersey Devils 3-2 on Friday night after blowing a two-goal third-period lead. Daniel Paille and David Pastrnak scored for ...
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  • Alex Rodriguez Attends First-Base School, but a Key Item Is Abs…

    Alex Rodriguez Attends First-Base School, but a Key Item Is Absent

    nytimes.com 12 hours ago
    Rodriguez did not have the right glove as he practiced in a new position at Yankees spring training.
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  • A-Rod working out at first base in Yankees camp

    A-Rod working out at first base in Yankees camp

    The New York Yankees still aren't sure what to expect from Alex Rodriguez this season, but it would appear they're going to exhaust all options to find playing time just in case he proves capable of contributing. Well, that, or maybe they're just puttin…
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  • McCown agrees to deal with Browns

    McCown agrees to deal with Browns

    thejetsblog.com yahoo.com 13 hours ago
    There’s one less quarterback available to the Jets now. Journeyman Josh McCown, who spoke with Jets GM Mike Maccagnan last week at the NFL Combine, agreed to terms with the Cleveland Browns Friday (AP, Feb. 27). McCown, 35, spent last season with Tampa …
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  • Giants star Odell Beckham shows off goalie skills in London

    Giants star Odell Beckham shows off goalie skills in London

    nydailynews.com 16 hours ago
    Tim Howard and Brad Guzan might want to watch their backs. Odell Beckham Jr. has got some goalkeeping skills.
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  • All about the brace: CC gets assist in 'pen session

    All about the brace: CC gets assist in 'pen session

    MLB.com 17 hours ago
    CC Sabathia is continuing to make progress as he returns from right knee surgery, and the Yankees left-hander plans to attack his workload with the assistance of a brace that has been hidden underneath his billowing pinstriped pants.
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  • Cruz, Newton, Kaepernick part of fruit/vegetable endorsement

    Cruz, Newton, Kaepernick part of fruit/vegetable endorsement

    profootballtalk.com 17 hours ago
    If this is a real thing, it’s certainly better for us than another beer or soda commercial. Panthers quarterback Cam Newton, 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick and Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz are part of Team FNV, which appears to be a campaign des…
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  • Backup infielder Ryan sidelined with mid-back strain

    Backup infielder Ryan sidelined with mid-back strain

    MLB.com 21 hours ago
    Yankees infielder Brendan Ryan sustained a mid-back strain while lifting weights before the start of Spring Training. He is expected to miss about five days of on-field activity.
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  • David Clarkson: No regrets signing with Toronto

    David Clarkson: No regrets signing with Toronto

    thehockeynews.com 21 hours ago
    If all goes according to plan, right winger David Clarkson will be in the lineup Saturday night when the Columbus Blue Jackets take on one of his former teams, the New Jersey Devils. But it’s not his time in Newark that folks like to pontificate on, it’…
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  • Don Johnson, a Yankees Sensation Who Fizzled Out, Dies at 88

    Don Johnson, a Yankees Sensation Who Fizzled Out, Dies at 88

    nytimes.com 22 hours ago
    Johnson, a hard-throwing pitcher who showed flashes of greatness in 1947, struggled with injuries and off-the-field troubles, finishing his major league career with only 27 wins.
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  • Goal of the year race has new frontrunner from UK’s EIHL

    Goal of the year race has new frontrunner from UK’s EIHL

    thehockeynews.com 22 hours ago
    Alex Ovechkin’s spinning, sliding, one-handed goal against Phoenix remains one of the best goals scored in recent history, but we’ll venture to guess that Chris Culligan’s goal in the EIHL is the greatest goal scored in league history. Culligan, who pla…
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  • Around the League notebook for Thursday, Feb. 26

    Around the League notebook for Thursday, Feb. 26

    NHL.com 24 hours ago
    THURSDAY'S RESULTS Home Team in Caps BUFFALO 6, Vancouver 3 NY Rangers 4, Arizona 3 Montreal 5, COLUMBUS 2 TORONTO 3, Philadelphia 2 Chicago 3, FLORIDA 0 St. Louis 2, WINNIPEG 1 (SO) Minnesota 4, NASHVILLE 2 Ottawa 1, LOS ANGELES 0 Detro...
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  • Friday morning one-liners

    Friday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com Feb 27 (yesterday)
    Bills RB Fred Jackson said he spoke to impending free agent C.J. Spiller about remaining with the team. Defensive tackle will be a spot to watch in free agency for the Dolphins. WR Aaron Dobson is working to put himself in better position to help the Pa…
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  • Report: Kyle Wilson not expected back with Jets

    Report: Kyle Wilson not expected back with Jets

    profootballtalk.com Feb 27 (yesterday)
    Kyle Wilson has largely been a disappointment for the New York Jets since being selected in the first round out of Boise State in the 2010 NFL Draft. The Jets seem to be ready to move on from Wilson this offseason. According to Kimberley A. Martin of Ne…
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  • Shut it down? Knicks' Calderon says no way, Jose

    Shut it down? Knicks' Calderon says no way, Jose

    nydailynews.com Feb 27 (yesterday)
    Beyond sitting out Friday’s game against the Pistons, Jose Calderon is unsure how serious his latest injury is.
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  • Video - Rockets Rally For Fourth Straight Win 01:10

    Rockets Rally For Fourth Straight Win

    Feb 27
    Terrence Jones scored a season-high 26 points and grabbed 12 rebounds in the Rockets' 102-98 win over the Nets.
  • Video - Knicks Take Down Pistons In 2OT 01:31

    Knicks Take Down Pistons In 2OT

    Feb 27
    Andrea Bargnani's double-double of 25 points and 12 rebounds helped the Knicks snap an eight-game slide with a 121-115 double-overtime win over the Pistons.
  • Video - Bruins Get Rare Win 00:53

    Bruins Get Rare Win

    Feb 27
    The Bruins defeated the Devils in overtime for just their second win in nine games.
  • Video - Believe In The Islanders 00:49

    Believe In The Islanders

    Feb 27
    ESPN hockey analyst Barry Melrose talks about his six reasons why you should root for the New York Islanders to win the Stanley Cup.

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