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Zuccarello, Brassard help Rangers win in Yandle’s debut

New York Rangers' Chris Kreider (20) celebrates his goal as Nashville Predators goaltender Pekka Rinne (35) and Predators' Craig Smith (15) react during the second period of an NHL hockey game Monday, March. 2, 2015, at Madison Square Garden in New York. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun)

NEW YORK (AP) — Mats Zuccarello and Derick Brassard both had two assists, and the New York Rangers rebounded from a rare regulation loss and sent the NHL-leading Nashville Predators to their season-worst third straight defeat, 4-1 on Monday night.

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Former big leaguer Jeff McKnight dies at 52 from leukemia

BEE BRANCH, Ark. (AP) — Jeff McKnight, a versatile player who spent six seasons with the New York Mets and Baltimore Orioles, has died. He was 52.

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Yandle makes debut with Rangers; Zuccarello gets 4-year deal

New York Rangers' Mats Zuccarello, of Norway, skates on the ice during a break in play during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Philadelphia Flyers, Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015, in Philadelphia. Philadelphia won 4-2. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

NEW YORK (AP) — One day Keith Yandle was at a kid’s birthday party in Arizona, and way out of the Stanley Cup playoff chase.

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A-Rod set to play in intrasquad game

New York Yankees' Alex Rodriguez blows a bubble during a spring training baseball workout, Monday, March 2, 2015, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Alex Rodriguez will skip the New York Yankees’ exhibition opener against Philadelphia in Clearwater and is slated to make his spring training debut at Steinbrenner Field on Wednesday.

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Tanaka pleased with first BP

New York Yankees starting pitcher Masahiro Tanaka, of Japan, throws during batting practice at a spring training baseball workout, Monday, March 2, 2015, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — New York Yankees ace Masahiro Tanaka was pleased with his first batting practice session.

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