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Ambrose says he couldn’t “deliver” as lead Penske driver

LAUNCESTON, Australia (AP) — Former NASCAR driver Marcos Ambrose says he asked to be temporarily replaced as a driver in Australia’s V8 Supercars Series because he couldn’t “deliver what’s expected of me” as a lead driver at DJR Team Penske.

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Getzlaf scores in OT as Ducks rally past Bruins

Anaheim Ducks center Ryan Getzlaf, left,  celebrates his winning goal with teammate Corey Perry (10) as Boston Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask (40) and defenseman Torey Krug (47) react in the overtime period of an NHL hockey game in Boston, Thursday, March 26, 2015. The Ducks won 3-2. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

BOSTON (AP) — Ryan Getzlaf scored 3:09 into overtime to lift the Anaheim Ducks to a 3-2 victory over the Boston Bruins on Thursday night.

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Marleau, Niemi lead Sharks past Red Wings 6-4

San Jose Sharks' Patrick Marleau shoots against the Detroit Red Wings during the third period of an NHL hockey game in Detroit on Thursday, March 26, 2015. Marleau scored on the shot. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

DETROIT (AP) — Patrick Marleau scored twice and Antti Niemi made 30 saves to help the San Jose Sharks top the Detroit Red Wings 6-4 on Thursday night.

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‘Downton Abbey’ to end after upcoming 6th season

In this image released by PBS, Maggie Smith as the Dowager Countess Grantham, is shown in a scene from the second season on "Downton Abbey." Producers of the popular British period drama on Thursday, March 26, 2015, confirmed it will end after its sixth season, scheduled to air in the U.S. in early 2016. The series, which airs earlier in England, will have its finale on Christmas Day, 2015. (AP Photo/PBS, Carnival Film & Television Limited 2011 for MASTERPIECE, Nick Briggs)

NEW YORK (AP) — A grand manor will close its doors to millions of weekly guests after “Downton Abbey” concludes next year.

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Review: Rockettes shine in messy spring homage to New York

This March 10, 2015 photo provided by MSG Entertainment shows, Laura Benanti, left, and Derek Hough, in a rehearsal for the New York Spring Spectacular at Radio City Music Hall in N.Y. The show, which opened Thursday, March 26, 2015, at the 6,000-seat Radio City Music Hall, is more than a workout for the dancers - it's a nonstop, messy, cool, goofy, sloppy wet kiss to the city. (AP Photo/MSG Entertainment, Angela Cranford)

NEW YORK (AP) — The “New York Spring Spectacular” has arrived and it’s one show this season that definitely lives up to its name — spec-ta-cu-lar.

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