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Flyers turn worst start into postseason berth

Carolina Hurricanes' Eric Staal, bottom, shoots the puck past Philadelphia Flyers' Cal Heeter, top, for a goal during the shootout of an NHL hockey game, Sunday, April 13, 2014, in Philadelphia. The Hurricanes won 6-5. (AP Photo/Chris Szagola)

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Philadelphia Flyers turned the worst start in team history all the way into another playoff berth.

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Real season just beginning for Penguins

Pittsburgh Penguins' Sidney Crosby (87) collides with Detroit Red Wings' Danny DeKeyser (65) during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Pittsburgh, Wednesday, April 9, 2014. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The statistics are gaudy.

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A look at 10 things to watch in the NHL playoffs

Boston Bruins' David Krejci (46) celebrates his goal with teammates during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Buffalo Sabres in Boston, Saturday, April 12, 2014. The Bruins won 4-1. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

Here’s a look at 10 things to watch when the NHL playoffs begin Wednesday with a new format, some stars returning from injuries and renewed rivalries:

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Spezza lifts Senators to SO win over Penguins

Ottawa Senators' Jason Spezza (19) backhands the game-winning shootout goal past Pittsburgh Penguins goalie Jeff Zatkoff (37) during the NHL hockey game in Pittsburgh, Sunday, April 13, 2014. The Senators won 3-2. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Jason Spezza scored in the shootout to help the Ottawa Senators beat the Pittsburgh Penguins on Sunday night and finish the season on a five-game winning streak.

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Utley has 3 hits, HR gives Phils win over Marlins

Philadelphia Phillies' Chase Utley, left, and Domonic Brown return to high-fives in the dugout after scoring on a double by Wil Nieves during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Miami Marlins, Sunday, April 13, 2014, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Tom Mihalek)

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Chase Utley extended his hot start with the tiebreaking homer among three hits, sparking the Philadelphia Phillies to a 4-3 victory over the Miami Marlins on Sunday for a three-game sweep.

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