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Thomas, Dragic lead Suns over Jazz 105-100

Utah Jazz's Alec Burks, left, defends Phoenix Suns' Goran Dragic, right, during the fourth quarter of an NBA preseason basketball game Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, in Salt Lake City. The Suns won 105-100. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Isaiah Thomas scored 19 points off the bench and Goran Dragic added 18 points on 8-of-11 shooting to help the Phoenix Suns close out the NBA preseason with a 105-100 victory over the Utah Jazz on Friday night.

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Ducks win 7th straight, 4-1 over Blue Jackets

Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman Jack Johnson, left, watches Anaheim Ducks right wing Devante Smith-Pelly reach for the puck during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Anaheim, Calif., Friday, Oct. 24, 2014. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Corey Perry and defenseman Sami Vatanen scored power-play goals in the first period, and the Anaheim Ducks beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 4-1 on Friday night for their seventh consecutive victory.

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Grant Hedrick leads Boise State past BYU, 55-30

Boise State quarterback Grant Hedrick throws a pass against BYU during an NCAA college football game Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, in Boise, Idaho. (AP Photo/The Idaho Statesman, Kyle Green)

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Grant Hedrick threw for a career-high 410 yards and had four touchdowns passes in Boise State’s 55-30 victory over BYU on Friday night.

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Royals edge Giants 3-2 for 2-1 World Series lead

San Francisco Giants' Gregor Blanco is out at first as he dives with Kansas City Royals' Eric Hosmer covering during the seventh inning of Game 3 of baseball's World Series Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Sparkling defense, a stingy bullpen and just enough timely hitting. That same winning formula of fundamental baseball put the Kansas City Royals on top in the World Series.

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Iginla leads Avalanche past Canucks 7-3

Colorado Avalanche center Ryan O'Reilly, left, races to the puck with Vancouver Canucks defensemna Luca Sbisa, of Italy, in the second period of an NHL hockey game in Denver, Friday, Oct. 24, 2014. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

DENVER (AP) — Jarome Iginla collected his first two goals for Colorado and had an assist, helping the Avalanche beat the Vancouver Canucks 7-3 on Friday night.

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