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Canada’s Vathje races to first World Cup skeleton win

Canada's Elisabeth Vathje celebrates winning the women's World Cup skeleton event in Calgary, Alberta, Friday, Dec. 19, 2014. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Jeff McIntosh)

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Canada’s Elisabeth Vathje raced to her first World Cup skeleton victory Friday, winning on her hometown course in only her second career event.

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Nash scores twice to reach 20; Rangers top Flames

New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist, left, from Sweden, juggles the puck as Calgary Flames' Lance Bouma looks on during the third period of an NHL hockey game in Calgary, Alberta, Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Jeff McIntosh)

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Rick Nash is enjoying the best scoring stretch of his career, and the New York Rangers are reaping the benefits.

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Coyotes pull out 2-1 win over Oilers in OT

Edmonton Oilers' Leon Draisaitl (29) skates with the puck in front of Arizona Coyotes' Martin Hanzal (11), of the Czech Republic, during the first period of an NHL hockey game Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014, in Glendale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Oliver Ekman-Larsson scored with 0.3 seconds left in overtime, and the Arizona Coyotes beat the Edmonton Oilers 2-1 Tuesday night to end a team-record nine-game home losing streak.

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Oilers tab OKC Barons coach as interim coach

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Edmonton Oilers have named Oklahoma City Barons coach Todd Nelson interim coach of the NHL team.

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