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Garcia scratched from White Sox’s lineup with swollen knee

Chicago White Sox's Avisail Garcia (26) is congratulated upon returning to the dugout after hitting a two-run home run off Oakland Athletics' Tyler Clippard in the ninth inning of a baseball game Sunday, May 17, 2015, in Oakland, Calif. White Sox's Melky Cabrera (53) looks on. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago White Sox right fielder Avisail Garcia was scratched from Friday’s lineup against the Minnesota Twins because of inflammation in his right knee.

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Blackhawks recall defenseman Trevor van Riemsdyk from minors

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Blackhawks recalled defenseman Trevor van Riemsdyk from the minors Friday, and coach Joel Quenneville did not rule him out for the Western Conference finals against Anaheim.

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Battle in front of nets key to reaching Stanley Cup final

Anaheim Ducks goalie Frederik Andersen (31) denies Chicago Blackhawks left wing Bryan Bickell (29) on a shot during the third period of Game 3 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Western Conference finals, Thursday, May 21, 2015, in Chicago. The Ducks won 2-1. (Michael Goulding/The Orange County Register via AP)

CHICAGO (AP) — The NHL’s hottest real estate in May is about 30 square feet in front of each goal. You have to fight to get there, and it is quite difficult to stay in place after you arrive.

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Ducks bounce back after tough OT loss for 2-1 series lead

Anaheim Ducks players celebrate after defeating the Chicago Blackahwks 2-1 in Game 3 of the Western Conference finals in the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs, Thursday, May 21, 2015, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

CHICAGO (AP) — Anaheim coach Bruce Boudreau knew the answer without having to ask the question.

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Maryland ends Illinois’ 27-game win streak with 2-1 victory

Maryland starting pitcher Brian Shaffer delivers against Illinois during the first inning of a second-round Big Ten tournament NCAA college baseball game Thursday, May 21, 2015, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Hannah Foslien)

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Brian Shaffer allowed one run in seven innings and Maryland ended Illinois’ 27-game winning streak with a 2-1 victory in the Big Ten Tournament on Thursday night.

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