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Lovejoy propels streaking Ducks past Flames 6-3

Calgary Flames' Lance Bouma, right, is checked by Anaheim Ducks' Colby Robak during the first period of an NHL hockey game, Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015, in Anaheim, Calif. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Ben Lovejoy had a goal and an assist, Frederik Andersen made 30 saves, and the Anaheim Ducks headed into the All-Star break on a five-game winning streak with a 6-3 victory over the Calgary Flames on Wednesday night.

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Marc Gasol helps Grizzlies past Raptors 92-86

Memphis Grizzlies center Marc Gasol (33) controls the ball against Toronto Raptors center Jonas Valanciunas (17) in the first half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015, in Memphis, Tenn. (AP Photo/Brandon Dill)

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Marc Gasol scored 26 points, Zach Randolph had 19 points and 13 rebounds, and the Memphis Grizzlies beat the Toronto Raptors 92-86 on Wednesday night.

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FC Dallas adds pair of midfielders in Bekker, Harris

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — FC Dallas has picked up a pair of midfielders, acquiring Kyle Bekker in a trade with Toronto FC and signing Atiba Harris after securing his rights last month.

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Ottawa police arrest man after hotel evacuation

Ambulances and police are shown at the scene of a evacuation and police investigation at the Chimo Hotel in Ottawa on Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015.  A 42-year-old man was arrested at the hotel Wednesday following an overnight police investigation linked to the discovery of dangerous chemicals 870 miles away in the Halifax area of Nova Scotia. Authorities evacuated two Halifax neighborhoods and the Ottawa hotel, and the suspect was arrested after negotiations with police, said Ottawa Const. Chuck Benoit. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Fred Chartrand)

TORONTO (AP) — A 42-year-old man was arrested at an Ottawa hotel Wednesday following an overnight investigation linked to the discovery of what police said were dangerous chemicals 1,400 kilometers (870 miles) away in the Halifax area of Nova Scotia.

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P.K. Subban scores in overtime, Canadiens beat Predators 2-1

Nashville Predators' Victor Bartley, left, is checked into the boards by Montreal Canadiens' Brandon Prust during the first period of an NHL hockey game Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2015, in Montreal. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Rayn Remiorz)

MONTREAL (AP) — Goaltender Carey Price produced a 36-save gem in his return from an injury for the Montreal Canadiens.

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