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Spezza, Anderson lead Senators past Maple Leafs

Ottawa Senators' Marc Methot (3) and Toronto Maple Leafs' Peter Holland (24) look on as the puck gets behind Maple Leafs goaltender James Reimer during first-period NHL hockey game action in Ottawa, Ontario, Saturday, April 12, 2014. There was no goal scored on the play. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Fred Chartrand)

OTTAWA (AP) — Jason Spezza scored the game’s only goal and Craig Anderson stopped 27 shots for his fourth shutout of the season as the Ottawa Senators beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 1-0 Saturday night.

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A look at the NBA playoff picture

Miami Heat's LeBron James, right, reacts as he talks with official Michael Smith during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Indiana Pacers, Friday, April 11, 2014, in Miami. The Heat defeated the Pacers 98-86. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

A look at where things stand in the NBA playoff picture, with five days remaining in the regular season:

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Maple Leafs hire Brendan Shanahan as president

This is a Nov. 9, 2010 file photo showing Brendan Shanahan speaking to reporters in Toronto. Shanahan has been hired as the Toronto Maple Leafs NHL hockey team president and alternate governor, the team announced Friday. April 11, 2014. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Darren Calabrese, File)

TORONTO (AP) — Brendan Shanahan will run the Toronto Maple Leafs after handing out suspensions the last three years.

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Not so Great White North in NHL

For the first time since 1973, there is just one Canadian team in the NHL postseason. The Montreal Canadiens represent the nation’s only hope of ending a 21-year Stanley Cup drought, and that’s a long shot.

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Bjugstad scores 2 as Panthers beat Maple Leafs 4-2

Toronto Maple Leafs left wing Nikolai Kulemin (41) prepares to shoot as Florida Panthers defenseman Dylan Olsen (4) moves in during the first period of an NHL hockey game on Thursday, April 10, 2014, in Sunrise, Fla. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — Nick Bjugstad snapped out of his scoring slump and spoiled Drew MacIntyre’s first NHL start.

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