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For Roy, the wait to be drafted was both long and short

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — This much is certain: Jeremy Roy waited long enough to hear his name called at the NHL draft.

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Port Orange man’s death could be related to lightning

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A man killed who died while working on a roof in Port Orange may be the third reported death this year from a lightning strike.

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Holt’s 10th-inning single lifts Red Sox over Rays 4-3

Boston Red Sox shortstop Xander Bogaerts, center, leaps over Tampa Bay Rays' Logan Forsythe (11) after forcing him at second base on a fielder's choice by Rays' Steven Souza Jr. during the sixth inning of a baseball game Friday, June 26, 2015, in St. Petersburg, Fla. Umpire Tripp Gibson, left, looks on. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Mookie Betts doubled to extend his career-best hitting streak to 13 games and scored on Brock Holt’s 10th-inning single to give the Boston Red Sox a 4-3 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays on Friday night.

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No surprise: Connor McDavid goes No. 1 in NHL draft

In this Jan. 2, 2015, file photo, Canada's Connor McDavid celebrates his goal against Denmark during second-period quarterfinal action at the world junior hockey championships in Toronto. For McDavid, this is only the beginning. There's no mystery, no drama about what will happen when the Edmonton Oilers choose first in Friday night's NHL draft. It's going to be McDavid's moment. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP, File) MANDATORY CREDIT

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — Connor McDavid’s favorite hockey player is Sidney Crosby. His favorite non-skating athlete is LeBron James.

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Edmonton Oilers select Erie Otters center Connor McDavid with first pick in NHL draft

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — Edmonton Oilers select Erie Otters center Connor McDavid with first pick in NHL draft.

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