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Perry’s SO goal gives Ducks 4-3 win over Canucks

Anaheim Ducks' Ryan Getzlaf, Matt Beleskey and Corey Perry, from left celebrate Beleskey's tying goal against the Vancouver Canucks during the third period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014, in Vancouver, British Columbia. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Darryl Dyck)

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Bo Horvat had a night to remember. Ryan Kesler had one to forget upon his return to Vancouver.

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Kane’s late goal lifts Blackhawks over Flames 4-3

Chicago Blackhawks' Patrick Kane, second form left, celebrates his goal with his teammates during the third period of an NHL hockey game against the Calgary Flames in Calgary, Alberta, Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Jeff McIntosh)

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Patrick Kane’s slow start is a thing of the past, which is good news for the Chicago Blackhawks and not so much for the rest of the NHL.

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Jeanpierre returns to add depth at center

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — Facing a dilemma at the center position following an injury to Max Unger last week, the Seattle Seahawks were fortunate that former backup Lemuel Jeanpierre was still available as a free agent.

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Chandler, Nuggets hold off Thunder for 107-100 win

Oklahoma City Thunder center Kendrick Perkins, left, swats away the defensive efforts of Denver Nuggets guard Ty Lawson in the first quarter of an NBA basketball game in Denver, Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

DENVER (AP) — Wilson Chandler stood out on the court for reasons way beyond his salmon-colored shoes with neon green soles.

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Bryant leads Lakers to 98-92 win over Rockets

Los Angeles Lakers' Kobe Bryant, left, drives toward Houston Rockets' Trevor Ariza (1) during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014, in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

HOUSTON (AP) — Kobe Bryant had 29 points, Wesley Johnson made key free throws down the stretch and the Los Angeles Lakers took advantage of Dwight Howard’s absence Wednesday night in a 98-92 victory over the Houston Rockets.

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