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Rangers draw love, inspiration from coach Tony Beasley's health battle

SURPRISE, Az. – A little more than a year ago, when the Texas Rangers met before their first full workout of spring training, third base coach Tony Beasley made a shocking announcement. Beasley, 50, staggered the players and staff by informing them that he recently had been diagnosed with rectal cancer  -- and further stunned the room by saying that in his mind, he already had...
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After OT win, Wild face well-rested Jets

WINNIPEG, Manitoba -- The Minnesota Wild came off their bye week Monday and needed awhile to get going. Despite falling behind four times, the Wild eventually earned a 5-4 overtime win against the Los Angeles Kings. The Winnipeg Jets hope the return from their bye produces similar results when the Wild visit the MTS Centre on Tuesday. Whether due to a trip to the tropics, a loss...
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Rising Penguins visit struggling Stars

DALLAS -- Two teams on divergent ends of the NHL playoff spectrum, the Pittsburgh Penguins and Dallas Stars, meet Tuesday night at American Airlines Center. Pittsburgh (38-14-8) sits second in the Metropolitan Division and in great playoff position, but Penguins coach Mike Sullivan would like to see the reigning Stanley Cup champions raise their level of play even further. "We...
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Flames on a roll going into start of homestand vs. Kings

CALGARY, Alberta -- Johnny Gaudreau is heating up at the right time for the Calgary Flames. The 23-year-old left winger had two goals and an assist on Sunday as the Flames skated to a 3-1 win over the Carolina Hurricanes. "It was a nice road trip and hopefully we can keep this thing going because I know how important this last month and a half is here," Gaudreau told reporters...
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Canadiens, Blue Jackets on rolls heading into matchup

MONTREAL -- For the first time in 51 days, the Montreal Canadiens have won consecutive games. Now they'll look to go streaking. After turning a 3-1 third-period deficit into a 4-3 overtime win against the New Jersey Devils on Monday, the Canadiens have a chance to add to their slim Atlantic Division lead when they host the Columbus Blue Jackets on Tuesday night at the Bell Centre...
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Shattenkirk might debut for Caps vs. Rangers

NEW YORK -- Already in possession of the NHL's best record, the Washington Capitals might have an even stronger lineup when they take the ice Tuesday against the New York Rangers. The Capitals swung a deal Monday night to acquire defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk from the St. Louis Blues. According to TSN, Shattenkirk is expected to make his Washington debut Tuesday at Madison Square...
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Blues open post-Shattenkirk era against Oilers

ST. LOUIS -- The St. Louis Blues will enter the post-Kevin Shattenkirk era when they host the Edmonton Oilers on Tuesday night. Shattenkirk was traded to Washington late Monday night. The Blues received a first-round pick in 2017 and a conditional second-round pick along with forwards Zach Sanford and Brad Malone for the offensively gifted defenseman and goalie Pheonix Copley....
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Warriors' Durant returns home to face Wizards

WASHINGTON -- Kevin Durant returns to play near his hometown for the first time since signing up with reigning Western Conference champion Golden State Warriors when they face the Washington Wizards at the Verizon Center on Tuesday. Durant did not meet with Wizards officials when choosing his team for this season. Perhaps that will play a factor in how the crowd greets the Warriors...
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Westbrook will try to lead Thunder past Jazz

OKLAHOMA CITY -- For the majority of his career, Russell Westbrook was not seen as a closer. Whenever that term would pop up around NBA circles, it was always assigned to his former Oklahoma City teammate Kevin Durant. But with Durant gone, it has allowed and forced Westbrook to become the closer the Thunder need. Westbrook showed off his closing skills Sunday when he posted a...
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Mikael Granlund torches entire Kings team for amazing game-winning goal

Mikael Granlund cannot be stopped, and neither can the Minnesota Wild. The Los Angeles Kings were force-fed that lesson on Monday night in an incredible back-and-forth contest that ultimately needed overtime to find a winner. But only 12 seconds of overtime. After the Wild managed to come back from four different one-goal deficits in regulation, the 25-year-old Granlund wasted no...
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Nuggets look to rebound as Bulls vie for fifth straight win

CHICAGO -- Offensive production hasn't been an issue of late for the Denver Nuggets. Winning, on the other hand, has been another story. The Nuggets enter Tuesday night's game against the Chicago Bulls having lost three of their last four games. During the same stretch, Denver has averaged just more than 106 points per contest, including a 129-point outburst last week against the...
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Canucks vie to get healthy against Red Wings

VANCOUVER, British Columbia -- First, the Vancouver Canucks had to contend with the mumps. Now, they still have to deal with the virus -- and potential negative effects of Alex Burrows' trade Monday to the Ottawa Senators for Swedish prospect Jonathan Dahlen, 19. Burrows had spent his entire career with the Canucks since signing as an undrafted free agent in 2005 following a rise...
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Hornets stay in LA to take on Lakers

LOS ANGELES -- In a matchup of struggling teams, the Charlotte Hornets face the Los Angeles Lakers on Tuesday night at Staples Center. The Hornets have stumbled badly during the past two months with a 6-19 record, which includes a 124-121 overtime loss to the Los Angeles Clippers on Sunday. Kemba Walker scored 34 points and Nicolas Batum added 31 points and eight rebounds, but...
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Stephen Curry had a historically bad shooting night in Warriors' win over Sixers

Stephen Curry leads the league in three-pointers made this season by a fairly wide margin, but even the best players in the world can go through an occasional shooting slump. The Warriors got a 119-108 road win over the Sixers on Monday, but it was in spite of some historically bad shooting from the reigning MVP. Curry finished 0-for-11 from beyond the arc, which tied a record for...
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Sharks aim to maintain hold over Maple Leafs

The San Jose Sharks have struggled at home in recent weeks. Those woes could end at the expense of their next opponent. San Jose looks to continue its dominance over the Toronto Maple Leafs when the teams meet on Tuesday night at SAP Center. The Sharks will be looking for their ninth win in a row over the Maple Leafs and 13th in the last 14 encounters dating back to Dec. 3, 2005...
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Capitals make huge deadline splash with Kevin Shattenkirk trade

The rich have gotten richer. The first-place Washington Capitals struck a deal with the St. Louis Blues and acquired one of the league's most sought-after trade deadline targets in Kevin Shattenkirk on Monday night. To acquire the defenseman, the Caps sent a package of picks and 22-year-old forward Zach Sanford to St. Louis. Shattenkirk, 28,  is in the final year of his contract...
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Seth Rollins vows to return at WrestleMania despite knee injury

Seth Rollins suffered a tear to his right MCL weeks ago on Raw that left a WrestleMania 33 showdown with Triple H in doubt, but on Monday night's episode of Raw, Rollins promised to be back in Orlando whether he's ready or not. Rollins sat down for an in-ring interview with Corey Graves, and he awkwardly limped to the ring using a crutch to help himself make it down the ramp. Rollins...
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Watch Dwight Howard shove Celtics center Al Horford then later get ejected

Dwight Howard’s night ended early Monday night against the Boston Celtics, but at least it was interesting while it lasted. The Atlanta Hawks center took exception to a hard foul in the third quarter from Celtics center Al Horford, who grabbed onto Howard’s arm as he attempted to dunk. Howard got back to his feet and pushed Horford, who began to yell at Howard and needed to be...
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Grizzlies look to continue dominance of Suns

The last two times the Memphis Grizzlies faced the Phoenix Suns, Mike Conley experienced the most prolific scoring night of his career in one game and things became hostile at the end of another blowout in the other. Both games easily went in favor of Memphis. On Tuesday, the Grizzlies look to chalk up another win in the series when they host the Suns. Memphis is 8-4 in its last...
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DeMar DeRozan drills game-winner to seal 4th straight come-from-behind win vs. Knicks

The comeback kids did it again. Fresh off a dramatic 112-106 come-from-behind victory vs. the Portland Trail Blazers only 24 hours ago, the Toronto Raptors secured their 4th straight win in which they were trailing at some point in the second half. Down 13 at halftime, with his all-star running mate Kyle Lowry sidelined with a wrist injury, it was DeMar DeRozan who stepped up once...
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Red-hot Bruins aim to continue dominance vs. Coyotes

BOSTON -- The Boston Bruins, off to a torrid start under interim coach Bruce Cassidy, come off a four-game trip with the first of three home contests in five nights when the Arizona Coyotes visit on Tuesday night. The Coyotes, who have the second-worst record in the league, haven't won in Boston since March 5, 2009 and haven't beaten the Bruins since the teams opened the 2010 season...
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Last-place Hurricanes visit inconsistent Panthers

SUNRISE, Fla. -- The Florida Panthers continue to make very little sense. They won the 2016 Atlantic Division title -- against long odds -- and then proceeded to change just about everything, from their uniforms to many of their players before finally firing coach Gerard Gallant. Then, earlier this month, they finally seemed to have turned a corner, producing the first 5-0-0 road...
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Chargers place franchise tag on linebacker Melvin Ingram

The pass-rushing options that will be available on the open market continued to dry up Monday after the Los Angeles Chargers placed the franchise tag on linebacker Melvin Ingram, the team announced. Ingram had 8.5 sacks in 2016 and has racked up 18.5 sacks the past two seasons. Tagging Ingram allows the Chargers keep one of the best young pass-rushing duos in the league intact, pairing...
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Sabres vie to get back on track vs. surging Predators

BUFFALO, N.Y. -- As the NHL season heads into its critical stretch, the Buffalo Sabres and Nashville Predators are heading in separate directions. The two teams will face off on Tuesday in Buffalo. After a strong start through the first three weeks of February, the Sabres came out of their bye with a disastrous set of back-to-back games over the weekend that may have permanently...
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Sputtering Avalanche look to add to Flyers' troubles

When the Philadelphia Flyers and Colorado Avalanche meet in the City of Brotherly Love on Tuesday night, it may be more interesting to see which players are not on the roster as the NHL's trade deadline draws near. Both teams enter the contest out of the playoff picture and are potential sellers ahead of Wednesday's trade deadline. As of Monday night, neither team had made a major...
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