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WNIT pits coaching father vs. son for 2nd time this season

In this this Nov. 23, 2014, file photo, released by The University of Mississippi Athletics Department, Middle Tennessee State women's basketball coach Rick Insell, left, adjusts the collar of his his son Mississippi women's basketball coach Matt Insell before their NCAA college basketball game in Oxford, Miss. Fathers coaching against sons is nothing new in men’s basketball, and it is believed that when the Insells met in the Blue Raiders 71-65 victory over Ole Miss 71-65 in November it was the first father-son coaching matchup in Division I women’s basketball. Now the WNIT gives son another crack at his dad. (AP Photo/The University of Mississippi Athletics Department, Joshua McCoy, File)

Middle Tennessee coach Rick Insell jokes he didn’t realize he had so many family and friends, at least not until he and his son got a second chance at women’s basketball history.

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Forsberg’s goal lifts Predators past Canadiens 3-2 in OT

Nashville Predators center Filip Forsberg, of Sweden, celebrates after scoring the game-winning goal against the Montreal Canadiens in overtime at an NHL hockey game Tuesday, March 24, 2015, in Nashville, Tenn. The Predators won 3-2.(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Nashville Predators have struggled enough over the past month that they’ll take any bounce they can get, especially against Montreal goalie Carey Price.

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