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Joel Quenneville remembers years past when NHL teams leading going into the third period could feel comfortable chalking up two points. A win was a pretty sure bet. Earlier this season, his Florida Panthers erased a four-goal deficit to win a game. And then they did it again. Even the three-time Stanley Cup-winning coach didn’t …

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Brett Favre sees some of his own traits as a football player in Patrick Mahomes. The mobility and passing outside the pocket, usually on the run. The willingness to stick with a play and see if it can develop into something grand. The howitzer of an arm. The Hall of Fame quarterback, who is appearing …

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ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — With their chances of a playoff appearance slipping by the day, the Minnesota Wild returned home for a stretch of games before the All-Star break knowing there was little room for error. They have taken advantage of the homestand and head into the break believing they are ready to make …

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BOSTON – Jeremy Lauzon has been solid every time he’s been called up by the Bruins the past couple of seasons. The 6-foot-1, 210-pound defenseman is never going to be flashy, but he’s shown an ability to play strong, physical defense around the Boston net while shutting down plays and helping keep pucks out of …

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INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) — In just six months, Taylor Swift is scheduled to step onto a stage inside a stadium that’s currently a dusty cement bowl filled with busy construction workers moving around a 120-yard-long, 45-foot-high black oval sitting in the center. A few weeks after that concert on July 25, the Los Angeles Rams …

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<!– –> Video Details Jan 22, 2020 at 7:04p ET | NFL | Duration: 6:00 Michael Vick picks his top 7 Super Bowl performances by a quarterback. 85250-85252+85254-85262+85266-85267+85271 753 26496 33.5251 -111.8956 .legal-message-container{width:100%;background-color:#002e56;position:fixed;left:0;bottom:0;z-index:99999;-webkit-transition:-webkit-transform .7s ease-out;transition:-webkit-transform .7s ease-out;transition:transform .7s ease-out;transition:transform .7s ease-out,-webkit-transform .7s ease-out;-webkit-transform:translateY(0);transform:translateY(0);will-change:transform;display:-webkit-box;display:-ms-flexbox;display:flex;-webkit-box-pack:center;-ms-flex-pack:center;justify-content:center}.legal-message-container a{color:#fff}.legal-message-content{width:530px;font-family:Antenna,Helvetica Neue,Arial,sans-serif;color:hsla(0,0%,100%,.6);font-size:11px;font-weight:300;line-height:1.36;letter-spacing:.3px;margin-top:20px;margin-bottom:16px}@media (max-width:767px){.legal-message-content{font-size:10px;line-height:1.3;margin:14px 64px 18px 17px}}.legal-message-hide{-webkit-transform:translateY(100%);transform:translateY(100%)}.legal-message-close{position:absolute;top:0;right:0;background:transparent;border:0;cursor:pointer;padding:16px 20px}@media (max-width:767px){.legal-message-close{padding:15px 18px}}.legal-message-close:focus{outline:0}.legal-message-icon-close{background-color:transparent;background-image:url(data:image/svg+xml;base64,PHN2ZyB3aWR0aD0iMjAiIGhlaWdodD0iMjAiIHhtbG5zPSJodHRwOi8vd3d3LnczLm9yZy8yMDAwL3N2ZyI+PHBhdGggZD0iTTEwIDEwLjkyMkwxOS4wMTQgMjBsLjk4Ni0uOTkzLTkuMDE0LTkuMDc4TDE5Ljg1OS45OTMgMTguODczIDAgMTAgOC45MzYgMS4xMjcgMCAuMTQuOTkzbDguODczIDguOTM2TDAgMTkuMDA3Ljk4NiAyMCAxMCAxMC45MjJ6IiBmaWxsPSIjRkZGIiBmaWxsLXJ1bGU9ImV2ZW5vZGQiLz48L3N2Zz4=);background-size:cover;border:0;cursor:pointer;display:inline-block;opacity:.7;height:20px;width:20px}@media (max-width:767px){.legal-message-icon-close{height:14px;width:14px}} Source: Fox …

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Cris Cyborg is looking to add a fourth world title to her prolific MMA résumé. (Brandon Magnus/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images) Cris “Cyborg” Justino stands on the precipice of an unprecedented achievement: With a win over featherweight champion Julia Budd on Saturday in the main event of Bellator 238 at The Forum in Inglewood, California, …

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GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Packers coach Matt LaFleur has decided to stick with Mike Pettine as his defensive coordinator. In LaFleur’s first season, the Packers went from 6-9-1 in 2018 to 13-3 and the NFC championship game this season as second-year coordinator Pettine improved the defense. ESPN first reported the decision this week to …

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EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Eli Manning is ending a 16-year NFL career that saw him recognized as a great quarterback, a leader, a solid citizen and the man who led the New York Giants back into prominence with two Super Bowl titles. Manning, who set almost every Giants passing record in career solely based …

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs saw value in a trio of players that were essentially castoffs from what was one of the least-successful franchises in the NFL over the past 10 years, and their decision to pick them up when just about nobody else was calling is a big reason why …

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