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Jake Gyllenhaal cried after parents made him turn down 'Mighty …

Jake Gyllenhaal cried after parents made him turn down 'Mighty Ducks' role

yahoo.com Updated 11 hours ago
Jake Gyllenhaal is an accomplished, good-looking actor with many big films to his credit. But even for a heartthrob like Gyllenhaal, there’s the one that got away. The “Southpaw” actor reportedly bawled his eyes out when his parents forced him to pass (…
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  • Flames sign forward Byron to one-year contract

    Flames sign forward Byron to one-year contract

    NHL.com Jul 26 (yesterday)
    Paul Byron signed a one-year contract with the Calgary Flames on Sunday, avoiding arbitration. Byron's hearing was scheduled for Thursday. Financial terms were not released, but Sportsnet's Elliotte Friedman reported the contract is worth $900,...
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  • Los Angeles Kings have special day with Special Olympians

    Los Angeles Kings have special day with Special Olympians

    yahoo.com Jul 25 (3 days ago)
    EL SEGUNDO, Calif . – Los Angeles forward Tyler Toffoli jumped on cardio equipment at the Los Angeles Kings weight room facility at Toyota Sports Center in El Segundo and started to pump his legs. He smiled and looked to his left and his right as he put…
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  • Rumor Roundup: Flyers, Sharks and Oilers buzz

    Rumor Roundup: Flyers, Sharks and Oilers buzz

    thehockeynews.com Jul 25 (3 days ago)
    It appears efforts by the Philadelphia Flyers to trade Vincent Lecavalier have once again proven futile. GM Ron Hextall told CSNPhilly.com’s Tim Panaccio his club remains “status quo” with the 35-year-old center, adding they intend to start the season w…
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  • Calgary Flames sign forward Lance Bouma to three-year contract

    Calgary Flames sign forward Lance Bouma to three-year contract

    NHL.com Jul 23 (4 days ago)
    CALGARY - The Calgary Flames signed forward Lance Bouma to a three-year contract on Thursday. Bouma played 78 games with the Flames last season, scoring 16 goals and adding 18 assists for 34 points. He has played 199 career NHL games with ...
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  • Coyotes and Glendale end stalemate; come to two-year lease agre…

    Coyotes and Glendale end stalemate; come to two-year lease agreement

    yahoo.com Jul 23 (5 days ago)
    The Arizona Coyotes ownership/Glendale lease saga may finally be over … for at least two years. According to Fox Sports Arizona, the Coyotes and the City of Glendale have agreed on amendments to the city’s lease agreement with the Coyotes for Gila River…
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  • Ducks sign defenseman Manson to two-year extension

    Ducks sign defenseman Manson to two-year extension

    NHL.com Jul 22 (6 days ago)
    The Ducks have signed defenseman Josh Manson to a two-year contract extension through the 2017-18 NHL season. Per club policy, financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. Manson, 23 (10/7/91), collected 0-3=3 points with a +1 rating and 31 ...
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  • Three playoff teams who could miss in 2015-16, and three non-pl…

    Three playoff teams who could miss in 2015-16, and three non-playoff teams who could get in

    thehockeynews.com Jul 21 (6 days ago)
    Parity in the modern-day NHL creates such a delicate balance between teams that one year’s powerhouse is the next year’s dud, and vice versa. Just ask the Colorado Avalanche, who went from Central Division champs to out of the playoffs, or the Calgary F…
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  • Oilers to honor Sather; Nicholls talks concussion lawsuit; Kopi…

    Oilers to honor Sather; Nicholls talks concussion lawsuit; Kopitar talks starting (Puck Headlines)

    yahoo.com Jul 20
    Here are your Puck Headlines: A glorious collection of news and views collected from the greatest blogosphere in sports and the few, the proud, the mainstream hockey media. Have a link you want to submit? Email us at . • Four rings. Two greats. [Jagr Fa…
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  • The two most important Erie Otters ever are leaving this summer

    The two most important Erie Otters ever are leaving this summer

    Everything seemed to revolve around the Erie Otters this season, from top draft prospect Connor McDavid and OHL scoring champion Dylan Strome to the legal drama between the junior franchise and the Edmonton Oilers. With the sale of the Otters to Canadia…
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  • NHL retiree Gilbert Brule signs one-year deal with KHL’s Zagreb

    NHL retiree Gilbert Brule signs one-year deal with KHL’s Zagreb

    Gilbert Brule didn’t pan out how the Columbus Blue Jackets hoped when the club selected the winger sixth overall in 2005 and he announced his NHL retirement in 2014. But Brule suited up this past season in the KHL, and he’s set to play again next season…
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  • Blackhawks say Ducks were toughest playoff test

    Blackhawks say Ducks were toughest playoff test

    NHL.com Jul 19
    The Chicago Blackhawks needed 24 goals, seven games, six overtimes and a clinching win on the road to eliminate the Anaheim Ducks in the 2015 Western Conference Final. "It was the hardest hockey I think I've ever been part of," Chicago forward ...
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  • Curling team's LA Kings 'Burger King' outfits make fashion stat…

    Curling team's LA Kings 'Burger King' outfits make fashion statement (Photo)

    yahoo.com Jul 18
    The Hollywood Curling team needed to wear something fierce at Arena Curling Nationals in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. They needed to wear something to strike fear into the mortal hearts of their opponents from Pittsburgh. So of course they put on their custom ma…
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  • Video - Ducks Edge Avs In Overtime 01:11

    Ducks Edge Avs In Overtime

    Mar 20
    Corey Perry's overtime goal lifted the Ducks past the Avs 3-2.
  • Video - Sharks Skate Past Maple Leafs 00:56

    Sharks Skate Past Maple Leafs

    Mar 19
    The Sharks beat the Maple Leafs 4-1 to snap their two-game losing streak.
  • Video - Ducks Edge Kings In Overtime 01:11

    Ducks Edge Kings In Overtime

    Mar 18
    Ryan Kesler's overtime goal lifted the Ducks past the Kings 3-2.
  • Video - 'SportsCenter's' Inside The NHL 16:06

    'SportsCenter's' Inside The NHL

    Mar 17
    John Buccigross, Barry Melrose and Scott Burnside kick around the rule changes proposed by the general managers, look at the turmoil in San Jose and make their picks at the tight race for the Presidents' Trophy.

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