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For Rio, Paralympian Alana Nichols focus on kayak

In this March 8, 2014, file photo, United State's Alana Nichols races to win her silver medal in the women's downhill, sitting skiing event at the 2014 Winter Paralympic Games in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia. After winning a gold medal in wheelchair basketball, then gold and silver in sit-skiing, Nichols is on to her next endeavor _ sprint kayak racing, which will make its debut at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio. (AP Photo/Dmitry Lovetsky, File)

DENVER (AP) — Paralympian Alana Nichols calls them “pinch-me moments,” when she can’t quite believe she is actually in a particular situation.

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Canucks assign center Bo Horvat to AHL Utica

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — The Vancouver Canucks have assigned center Bo Horvat to the Utica Comets of the American Hockey League on a conditioning assignment.

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Stamkos scores 2, Lightning top Canucks 4-2

Tampa Bay Lightning's Alex Killorn celebrates his goal against the Vancouver Canucks during the third period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, in Vancouver, British Columbia. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Darryl Dyck)

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — The Vancouver Canucks were already praising Steven Stamkos hours before they faced the Tampa Bay Lightning star on the ice.

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Canucks’ sellout streak ends at 474

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — The Vancouver Canucks’ sellout streak ended at 474 games Saturday night with a less-than-capacity crowd at Rogers Arena for a game against Tampa Bay.

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Lightning D Hedman injured in 2nd period of win

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Tampa Bay defenseman Victor Hedman sustained an upper-body injury during the second period of the Lightning’s 4-2 win over the Vancouver Canucks on Saturday night and didn’t return to the game.

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