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Hall of Famer Marcel Pronovost dies at age 84

WINDSOR, Ontario (AP) — Hall of Famer Marcel Pronovost, who spent 15 years with the Detroit Red Wings before capping his playing career with a five-year run in Toronto, has died. He was 84.

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Belarus hockey player Mikhail Stefanovich banned for doping

MOSCOW (AP) — A Belarusian hockey player who was once part of the Toronto Maple Leafs organization has been banned for a doping violation.

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Altidore scores twice to snap Toronto’s 4-game skid

Orlando City's Seb Hines, left, slides under Toronto FC's Michael Bradley as he tries to slow him down during the first half of an MLS soccer game, Sunday, April 26, 2015, in Orlando, Fla. (AP Photo/John Raoux)

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Jozy Altidore scored two second-half goals and Toronto FC beat Orlando City 2-0 on Sunday to snap a four-game losing streak.

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Canadiens advance with 2-0 win over Senators

Montreal Canadiens' Carey Price (31) makes a save against Ottawa Senators' Kyle Turris during the first period of Game 6 of a first-round NHL hockey playoff series Sunday April 26, 2015, in Ottawa, Ontario. (Justin Tang/The Canadian Press via AP)   MANDATORY CREDIT

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Carey Price made 43 saves, Brendan Gallagher scored in the first period, and the Montreal Canadiens defeated the Ottawa Senators 2-0 Sunday night to advance to the second round of the NHL playoffs.

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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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