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McCarthy and Dodgers finalize 4-year contract

LOS ANGELES (AP) — After an itinerant major league career, Brandon McCarthy is grateful the Los Angeles Dodgers are giving him the chance to grow with a contender.

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Bucks F Parker out for season with knee injury

In this Monday, Dec. 15, 2014, photo, Milwaukee Bucks' Jabari Parker lies on the court after injuring his knee during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Phoenix Suns in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Matt York)

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Rookie Jabari Parker will miss the rest of the season after tearing the anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee, dealing a huge blow to the rebuilding Milwaukee Bucks.

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Scheifele scores 2 to help Jets stop Sabres, 5-1

Winnipeg Jets' Mark Scheifele (55) celebrates a goal against the Buffalo Sabres during the second period of an NHL hockey game Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014, in Winnipeg, Manitoba. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, John Woods)

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Mark Scheifele laughed as he described how his Winnipeg Jets teammates tried to help him complete a hat trick Tuesday night.

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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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AP source: Bucks’ Parker out for season

In this Monday, Dec. 15, 2014, photo, Milwaukee Bucks' Jabari Parker lies on the court after injuring his knee during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Phoenix Suns in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Matt York)

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Bucks rookie Jabari Parker will miss the rest of the season after he tore the anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee during Monday night’s 96-94 win at Phoenix.

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