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MLS, Atlanta planning ‘major announcement’

ATLANTA (AP) — Major League Soccer and Falcons owner Arthur Blank are planning a “major announcement” Wednesday on a proposed expansion team to play in Atlanta’s new downtown stadium.

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Former Hawks All-Star Lou Hudson dies at 69

In this Jan. 31, 1967 file photo, St. Louis Hawks rookie forward Lou Hudson (23) goes to the basket against Philadelphia's Bill Melchionni, in St. Louis. Six-time All-Star Lou Hudson died Friday, April 11, 2014, in Atlanta, the Atlanta Hawks said. He was 69. (AP Photo/File)

ATLANTA (AP) — Dominique Wilkins hopes young fans take the time to learn about Lou Hudson.

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Barrie lifts Avs past Canucks 4-2

Colorado Avalanche's Jamie McGinn, Tyson Barrie and Maxime Talbot. from left, celebrate Barrie's goal as Vancouver Canucks' Kevin Bieksa skates past during the third period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, April 10, 2014, in Vancouver, British Columbia. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Darryl Dyck)

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Tyson Barrie put the Colorado Avalanche ahead in the game — and the Central Division standings.

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Reports: Indianapolis strikes deal to keep Pacers

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indianapolis Capital Improvement Board reportedly has struck a deal to pay about $160 million to the Indiana Pacers to keep the NBA franchise in the city.

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Wild playoff tickets go on sale Saturday

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Single-game tickets for the Minnesota Wild’s first-round home playoff games go on sale Saturday.

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