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Germany finishes 1-2 in World Cup men’s doubles

Germany's Toni Eggert, left, and Sascha Benecken compete during the double's World Cup luge race in Calgary, Alberta, Friday, Dec. 12, 2014. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Jeff McIntosh)

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Toni Eggert and Sascha Benecken extended their World Cup luge men’s doubles winning streak to four Friday, leading a 1-2 German finish at Canada Olympic Park.

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Comeau, Letang lead Penguins past Flames, 3-1

Pittsburgh Penguins' Nick Spaling (13) and Calgary Flames' Kris Russell (4) collide in front of Flames goalie Jonas Hiller (1) during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Pittsburgh, Friday, Dec. 12, 2014.(AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Blake Comeau and Kris Letang scored early in the first period to lead the Pittsburgh Penguins to a 3-1 victory over the Calgary Flames on Friday night.

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Can stand-up provide refuge for Bill Cosby?

In this Nov. 21, 2014 file photo, comedian Bill Cosby performs during a show at the Maxwell C. King Center for the Performing Arts in Melbourne, Fla. For five decades, Bill Cosby maintained a busy standup career even as his TV visibility rose and fell and new generations of comedians took center stage. But the renewal of sexual assault claims that have soured TV and other comeback deals for Cosby are undermining the live performances that represent his direct avenue to fans and a semblance of business as usual. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack, File)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — For five decades, Bill Cosby maintained a busy stand-up career even as his TV visibility rose and fell and new generations of comedians took center stage.

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Moulson, Enroth lead Sabres past Flames, 4-3

Calgary Flames center Markus Granlund (60), of Finland, defects the puck on Buffalo Sabres goaltender Jhonas Enroth (1), of Sweden, during the second period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, Dec. 11, 2014, in Buffalo, N.Y. (AP Photo/Gary Wiepert)

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — The Buffalo Sabres don’t care what the stats say, as long as they keep getting two points.

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Kings spoil Cameron’s debut, beat Senators 5-3

Los Angeles Kings' Justin Williams (14) celebrates his goal against the Ottawa Senators with teammates Mike Richards (10) and Drew Doughty (8) during the second period of an NHL hockey game, Thursday, Dec. 11, 2014 in Ottawa. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Fred Chartrand)

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Anze Kopitar scored the tiebreaking goal early in the third period and the Los Angeles Kings beat Ottawa 5-3 on Thursday night in Dave Cameron’s debut as coach of the Senators.

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