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Tanks for nothing: Some NHL teams can’t win for losing

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) Jack Eichel has difficulty accepting the sorry state of the Buffalo Sabres, who haven’t had a sniff at the playoffs in the three years since his celebrated arrival. ”When I got drafted, if you would’ve said we’d be in this position, I probably would’ve told you to give your head a shake,” Eichel told The Associated Press. ...

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Warriors don’t have enough down stretch, lose to Pacers

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) Klay Thompson and the rest of Golden State’s injured All-Stars are eagerly awaiting their chance to get back on the court. For now, they appreciate how hard the backups are playing to try to keep things going – even on nights when overmatched. The banged-up Warriors again lacked the firepower to finish off an opponent, and Victor ...

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Napoli homers as Indians finish spring training

PHOENIX (AP) Before Mike Napoli ships off to Triple-A Columbus to open the season, the veteran slugger left a parting impression with the Cleveland Indians. Napoli homered in Cleveland’s exhibition finale Tuesday, a 3-3 tie with the Arizona Diamondbacks. The 12-year major league veteran was informed during spring training he wouldn’t crack the Indians’ opening day roster and has accepted ...

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William Karlsson arrives in a big way for Golden Knights

LAS VEGAS (AP) Much like his team, William Karlsson has arrived in a big way this season. The Golden Knights‘ young Swedish center scored his 40th goal of the season and added two assists in Monday’s playoff-clinching win over Colorado and once again displayed the type of play that has made him a pivotal part of Vegas’ impressive inaugural run. ...

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