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Daniel Sedin’s OT goal lifts Canucks over Montreal

Montreal Canadiens' Max Pacioretty, lower left, scores the tying goal against Vancouver Canucks' goalie Ryan Miller as Yannick Weber, of Switzerland, stretches in vain to stop the puck during the third period of an NHL hockey game, Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014 in Vancouver, British Columbia. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press,  Darryl Dyck)

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Daniel Sedin scored a power-play goal 2:45 into overtime, off an assist from twin brother Henrik, and the Vancouver Canucks bounced back from a blown lead and beat the Montreal Canadiens 3-2 on Thursday night.

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Danielle Kang has another hole-in-one

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Another week. Another ace. Another car.

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Saints top Panthers 28-10 to take NFC South lead

Carolina Panthers' Cam Newton (1) dives for the end zone for a touchdown  as New Orleans Saints' Tyrunn Walker (75) defends in the second half of an NFL football game in Charlotte, N.C., Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014. (AP Photo/Bob Leverone)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Carolina Panthers need to get their offense moving before it’s too late to make another playoff run this season.

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New Zealand All Blacks on a mission in America

New Zealand All Blacks men’s national rugby team midfielder Conrad Smith passes a ball to a teammate during their practice in Bridegview, Ill., Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014. The USA Eagles will play the New Zealand All Blacks men’s national rugby team Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014 at Chicago's Soldier Field. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

Rugby union will make its strongest claim for the attention of a U.S. audience when the Eagles host the World Cup champion New Zealand All Blacks on Saturday in a rare meeting on American soil.

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MacKinnon scores twice, Avs beat Islanders 5-0

Clockwise from top left, Colorado Avalanche defenseman Nick Holden celebrates with center Nathan MacKinnon after his goal against the New York Islanders with defenseman Erik Johnson, left wing Gabriel Landeskog, of Sweden, and center Ryan O'Reilly in the second period of an NHL hockey game in Denver on Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

DENVER (AP) — Nathan MacKinnon finally found his shooting touch on a night when his goalie turned back everything.

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