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‘Young at heart’ composer John Kander readies ‘The Visit’

In this May 4, 2011 file photo, composer John Kander attends the Tony Awards Meet the Nominees Press Reception in New York. "The Visit," the musical Kander wrote with Fred Ebb that debuted in 2001 in Chicago, has made it to Broadway, and "Kid Victory," a musical he co-wrote with Greg Pierce, made its world premiere earlier this year in Washington, D.C., and is scheduled to play at New York's The Vineyard Theatre next fall. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes, file)

NEW YORK (AP) — In John Kander’s Manhattan apartment there’s a framed poster on a wall with a blown up crossword puzzle clue.

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Gosselin makes costly error, Braves beaten by Mets 7-1

Atlanta Braves pitcher Trevor Cahill reacts after giving up a run-scoring hit to the New York Mets in the fifth inning of a baseball game, Tuesday, April 21, 2015, in New York. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)

NEW YORK (AP) — Bases loaded, no outs, scoreless game. The Atlanta Braves needed an easy double-play grounder to prevent a big inning and they got it.

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Ducks, Habs get chance to close out playoff series Wednesday

Montreal Canadiens celebrate their 2-1 victory over the Ottawa Senators in sudden death overtime of game 3 of first round Stanley Cup NHL playoff hockey action in Ottawa, Ontario, on Sunday, April 19, 2015.  (Sean Kilpatrick/The Canadian Press via AP)   MANDATORY CREDIT

The Montreal Canadiens and the Anaheim Ducks already have their first chance to finish up the first round.

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Miserable winter over, Jackson focused on Knicks’ key summer

In this June 10, 2014, file photo, New York Knicks president Phil Jackson smiles during a news conference in Tarrytown, N.Y. Jackson holds his end-of-season meeting on Tuesday, April 21, 2015,  with reporters after the Knicks finished a franchise-worst 17-65 in his first year in charge.  (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)

GREENBURGH, N.Y. (AP) — Phil Jackson oversaw the worst season in Knicks history, though he knows the franchise’s future won’t be determined by what happened during one miserable winter.

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Rangers shut down Penguins 2-1 to reclaim momentum

New York Rangers' Chris Kreider (20) celebrates with teammates after his goal during the second period of a first-round NHL playoff hockey game against the Pittsburgh Penguins in Pittsburgh Monday, April 20, 2015.(AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Henrik Lundqvist stopped 23 shots and the New York Rangers regained control of their first-round series against the Pittsburgh Penguins with a 2-1 win in Game 3 on Tuesday night.

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