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James Harden’s 24 points help Rockets beat Wizards 99-91

Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard, right, hangs from the rim after dunking the ball in front of Washington Wizards center Kevin Seraphin (13), from France, in the second half of an NBA basketball game Sunday, March 29, 2015, in Washington. The Rockets won 99-91. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

WASHINGTON (AP) — For a team that entered the season with aspirations of winning 50 games and earning home-court advantage in the playoffs — the former now impossible, the likelihood of the latter fading quickly — John Wall’s Washington Wizards sure are slumping down the stretch.

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Jagr scores twice, Panthers defeat Senators 4-2

Florida Panthers' Jussi Jokinen, center, celebrates his second-period goal with teammates Brandon Pirri (73) and Jimmy Hayes (12) during an NHL hockey game against the Ottawa Senators in Ottawa, Ontario, on Sunday, March 29, 2015. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Fred Chartrand)

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Jaromir Jagr scored two goals and Dan Ellis made 25 saves as the Florida Panthers defeated the Ottawa Senators 4-2 on Sunday.

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Bouma scores 2 goals to lead Flames over Predators 5-2

Calgary Flames left wing Michael Ferland celebrates after scoring a goal against the Nashville Predators in the second period of an NHL hockey game Sunday, March 29, 2015, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Lance Bouma scored two goals to lead the Calgary Flames to a 5-2 win over the Nashville Predators on Sunday.

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Morris replaces Johannsson on US roster vs Switzerland

CHICAGO (AP) — Stanford forward Jordan Morris has been added to the U.S. roster for Tuesday’s exhibition game against Switzerland in Zurich.

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Klingberg scores in overtime as Stars topple Canucks 4-3

Dallas Stars John Klingberg (3) celebrates his overtime goal against the Vancouver Canucks with teammate Brett Ritchie (25) in an NHL hockey game Saturday, March 28, 2015, in Vancouver, British Columbia. The Stars won 4-3. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Jonathan Hayward)

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — A night after a tough loss in Edmonton, the Dallas Stars were looking to redeem themselves in Vancouver.

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