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Reviewing penalty calls, including pass interference, will be among proposals NFL owners will hear to expand replay when they meet next week in Phoenix. Greater use of replay has become a scorching topic since the NFC championship game, when a non-call on a blatant pass interference and helmet-to-helmet hit by Rams defensive back Nickell Robey-Coleman …

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Flyers‘ Carter Hart matches an NHL accolade not seen in 32 years originally appeared on nbcsportsphiladelphia.com CHICAGO – Carter Hart continues to turn back the clock. Just last month, the Flyers’ rookie netminder matched Jocelyn Thibault’s rookie record with eight straight victories before the age of 21, a record established back in 1995. Thursday against …

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Or maybe it’s time to push it a second time. Or hammer it. Yes, maybe that. After a tough loss to the Calgary Flames, a visit to see the woeful Edmonton Oilers was where the bleeding should have stopped for the Columbus Blue Jackets. It should have. Instead, the gash only grew on Thursday night. …

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LAS VEGAS (AP) — Malcolm Subban stopped 20 shots for his first NHL shutout, William Karlsson and Reilly Smith each scored twice, and the Vegas Golden Knights beat the Winnipeg Jets 5-0 on Thursday night. Tomas Nosek also scored for Vegas, which is 10-1 since losing to Winnipeg 6-3 in its final game before acquiring …

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THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — When Clay Matthews knew he was leaving the Green Bay Packers, he immediately told his agent he wanted to play for the Los Angeles Rams. Eric Weddle says he did the same when his time in Baltimore ended this month. Blake Bortles took it a step further: The veteran quarterback …

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TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — The Arizona Cardinals have signed defensive lineman Darius Philon to a two-year contract and tight end Ricky Seals-Jones to a one-year deal. Terms of the deals announced Thursday were not disclosed. The 25-year-old Philon has played four seasons with the Chargers after being selected in the sixth round of the 2015 …

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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Veteran tight end James O’Shaughnessy has re-signed with the Jacksonville Jaguars, giving the team another option at one of its thinnest positions. O’Shaughnessy has played in 53 games over four seasons with Kansas City, New England and Jacksonville. He entered the league as a fifth-round draft pick by the Chiefs in …

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indianapolis Colts general manager Chris Ballard kept insisting he would be judicious in free agency. For two-plus years, he was. On Wednesday, a week after the first big wave of signings, Ballard opened his checkbook and made the biggest acquisition of his tenure by adding defensive end Justin Houston. Ballard didn’t just …

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OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Raiders have gotten final approval for their lease to remain in Oakland for at least one more season. The Oakland City Council voted Thursday to approve the lease for 2019 with an option for 2020. The Alameda Board of Supervisors had voted earlier in the week in favor of the …

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report this ad Dallas Stars goalie Ben Bishop tossed a football around at Cotton Bowl Stadium on the first day of spring while teammate John Klingberg played with a soccer ball. That historic football field will be covered by a sheet of ice and converted into a hockey rink for them to play their professional …

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