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Rangers beat Hurricanes 3-2 in shootout

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — In a story Dec. 20 about the New York Rangers’ win over the Carolina Hurricanes, The Associated Press misspelled the name of Rangers player Kevin Klein.

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Islanders rally late, stun Lightning 3-1

Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Matt Carle (25) drives the puck away from New York Islanders center Mikhail Grabovski (84) as Lightning goalie Andrei Vasilevskiy (88) defends the net in the second period of an NHL hockey game at Nassau Coliseum on Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014, in Uniondale, N.Y. (AP Photo/Kathy Kmonicek)

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — John Tavares and Anders Lee scored 12 seconds apart in the third period, and the New York Islanders stunned the Tampa Bay Lightning 3-1 with a late comeback Saturday night.

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Bledsoe, Thomas carry Suns past Knicks, 99-90

New York Knicks' Jose Calderon (3) loses control of the ball as Phoenix Suns' Eric Bledsoe (2) defends during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014, in New York.  (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

NEW YORK (AP) — Eric Bledsoe had 25 points and 10 rebounds, Isaiah Thomas scored 22 points, and the Phoenix Suns beat the New York Knicks 99-90 on Saturday.

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Marlins consider 3B Prado an upgrade over McGehee

In this Aug. 22, 2014, file photo, New York Yankees' Martin Prado throws a kiss to fans after he hit a two-run home run off  Chicago White Sox starting pitcher John Danks in the third inning of a baseball game at Yankee Stadium in New York. The Yankees have acquired pitcher Nathan Eovaldi, outfielder Garrett Jones and minor league pitcher Domingo German from the Marlins for versatile Martin Prado and pitcher David Phelps, Friday, Dec. 19, 2014. (AP Photo/Kathy Kmonicek, File)

MIAMI (AP) — The Miami Marlins opted to replace NL comeback player of the year Casey McGehee with Martin Prado at third base because they want greater athleticism and a more favorable contract at the position.

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Things to know about Friday’s baseball news

San Diego Padres outfielder Matt Kemp, center, poses for a picture with Padres general manager A.J. Preller, left, and manager Bud Black, right, during a news conference introducing Kemp as part of the baseball club Friday, Dec. 19, 2014, in San Diego. The Padres deal for the former the Los Angeles Dodger was the first of three big deals by the new Padres general manager, who also has added outfielder Wil Myers, the 2013 AL Rookie of the Year, from Tampa Bay and All-Star catcher Derek Norris from Oakland. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

There was a flurry of news around Major League Baseball on Friday as teams worked to retool before the holiday break. Here are some things to know about all the player moves and other changes:

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