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Shootout, Bruins 2-1: Round 1 Boston — Tyler Seguin scores Toronto — Tyler Bozak scores Round 2 Boston — Patrice Bergeron scores Toronto — Nazem Kadri stopped by Tuukka Rask Round 3 Boston — Brad Marchand stopped by James Reimer Toronto — Nikolai Lumelin stopped by Tuukka Rask Bruins win.   End overtime, 2-2: It looks …

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The rich got richer on Monday, as the Pittsburgh Penguins added some depth to their lineup in the form of Douglas Murray. In conjunction with the team’s deal for Brenden Morrow, the Pens are certainly looking like the team to beat in the Eastern Conference … on paper. The game is still played on the ice, …

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With Vernon Wells reportedly being traded from the Angels to the Yankees, it’s kind of fascinating that one of the worst contracts in the history of Major League Baseball has now been traded — twice. In all fairness, the Yankees won’t be paying the entirety of the $21 million owed to Wells in 2013, but …

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The Chiefs are listening to offers for left tackle Branden Albert, which is curious given the release of right tackle Eric Winston but likely means offensive tackle is their biggest priority entering the draft. The decision will likely come down to either Texas A&M’s Luke Joeckel or Central Michigan’s Eric Fisher for the No. 1 overall …

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It’s the same old song and dance for the Bruins early Monday night, and the pressure is mounting for the team to break through. Once again, Boston was able to get good scoring chances against the Leafs. Once again, the Bruins have yet to take advantage of those chances and take a lead. It’s still …

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The Bruins’ recent struggles have forced Claude Julien‘s hand. The B’s head coach made some significant line changes heading into Monday night’s game against the Maple Leafs. Julien moved Daniel Paille to a line with Patrice Bergeron and Tyler Seguin, making that line dangerous with its speed.  Paille told Naoko Funayama that they plan to …

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Three Hockey East schools will be among the field of 16 competing for college hockey’s greatest prize. UMass Lowell, fresh off the first conference championship in school history, earned a No. 1 seed in the Manchester, N.H., regional of the NCAA tournament and will take on fourth-seeded Wisconsin this Friday at 4:30 p.m. The River …

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10:31 p.m.: They have been vastly overshadowed by FGCU’s miracle run, but the No. 13 seed Explorers of La Salle are headed to the Sweet 16. The boys from Philadelphia took down Ole Miss 76-74 on a layup by Tyrone Garland with three seconds remaining. Garland tallied 17 points in the contest while teammate Ramon …

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Where did these guys come from? Florida Gulf Coast continued to wow the college basketball world on Sunday, posterizing the Aztecs with its high-flying “Dunk City” style of play that has already inspired an amateur rap song. Check out a sampling of the Eagles’ slams in the animations below. (h/t The Dagger, SB Nation)

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Pencil him in, Red Sox fans. Jose Iglesias is your 2013 Opening Day shortstop. Manager John Farrell hasn’t specifically stated such just yet, but Iglesias’ impressive performance against the Phillies on Sunday all but solidified his status as the man for the job. How long Iglesias’ starting shortstop reign lasts is anyone’s guess. The club …

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