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Flyers end Kings’ 6-game winning streak

Philadelphia Flyers' Jakub Voracek of Czech Republic skates with the puck during the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Los Angeles Kings, Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Chris Szagola)

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Brayden Schenn scored 2:36 into overtime, and the Philadelphia Flyers snapped the Los Angeles Kings’ six-game win streak with a 3-2 victory on Tuesday night.

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Malkin and Crosby lift Penguins to 8-3 rout

Pittsburgh Penguins' Patric Hornqvist, center, celebrates with Chris Kunitz, and Simon Despres, right, after his goal in the second period of an NHL hockey game against the New Jersey Devils in Pittsburgh, Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Evgeni Malkin and Sidney Crosby scored two of four second-period goals and the Pittsburgh Penguins netted seven straight in an 8-3 rout of the New Jersey Devils on Tuesday night.

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Penn State safety Ryan Keiser has bowel injury

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Penn State safety Ryan Keiser was recovering in a hospital on Tuesday after having surgery to repair a bowel injury suffered when he fractured a rib in practice last week.

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Penn State board to discuss disputed Freeh report

File-This July 12, 2012, file photo shows former FBI director Louis Freeh speaking about the Freeh Report during a news conference in Philadelphia. Penn State’s trustees are getting together to discuss a 2-year-old report by former FBI director Louis Freeh’s team that concluded Joe Paterno and top administrators concealed key facts about Jerry Sandusky’s abuse of children to avoid bad publicity. The topic for the Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014,  meeting in State College, Pa., is a push by alumni members to re-examine the report, which many alumni feel used flimsy evidence and unfairly blamed the school’s football culture for Sandusky’s criminal acts. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File)

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Penn State’s trustees on Tuesday voted against taking a fresh look at the 2012 university-commissioned report into how the Jerry Sandusky molestation scandal was handled, disappointing many who have criticized the report as deeply flawed and unfairly damaging to the institution.

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76ers bumbling as worst team in NBA; draft in mind

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The official news came this week that the Philadelphia 76ers — the forlorn franchise of the NBA — had signed an all-star forward and All-First Team defensive pick.

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