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Home-ice advantage overrated in Wild-Blues series

Minnesota Wild's Charlie Coyle, left, is congratulated by teammates Thomas Vanek, of Austria, and Matt Dumba, right, after scoring during the third period in Game 5 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series against the St. Louis Blues, Friday, April 24, 2015, in St. Louis. The Wild won 4-1. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

ST. LOUIS (AP) — NHL teams play all season for home-ice advantage. Only to give it away.

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Cardinals beat Brewers after Wainwright leaves with injury

St. Louis Cardinals starting pitcher Adam Wainwright (50) is helped off the field after getting injured while batting during the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Milwaukee Brewers Saturday, April 25, 2015, in Milwaukee.  (AP Photo/Jeffrey Phelps)

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Adam Wainwright’s ankle injury put a damper on Mitch Harris’ major league debut for St. Louis and took most of the luster off the Cardinals’ 5-3 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Saturday night.

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7 players from Royals, White Sox punished by MLB for brawl

Kansas City Royals and Chicago White Sox players fight during the seventh inning of a baseball game Thursday, April 23, 2015, in Chicago. The Royals won 3-2 in 13 innings. (AP Photo/Andrew A. Nelles)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Royals and Chicago White Sox each lost Saturday without playing a game.

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Missouri makes Pinkel latest $4 million coach in SEC

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Missouri has extended football coach Gary Pinkel’s contract through the 2019 season and upped his yearly salary to $4.02 million, making him the 10th Southeastern Conference coach to have a yearly salary of at least $4 million.

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Former Buckeyes teammates Cook, Sindelar top Legends of Golf

Mike Hill, left, congratulates partner Lee Trevino after Trevino sunk a difficult putt in the ninth hole during the Champions Tour's Bass Pro Shops Legends of Golf tournament at the Top of the Rock golf course in Ridgedale, Mo., Friday, April 24, 2015. (Guillermo Hernandez Martinez/The Springfield News-Leader via AP) NO SALES

RIDGEDALE, Mo. (AP) — Former Ohio State teammates John Cook and Joey Sindelar shot a 10-under 60 in better-ball play Friday to take the first-round lead in the Champions Tour’s Bass Pro Shops Legends of Golf.

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