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Penn State defeats George Washington 64-51

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — D.J. Newbill scored 20 points, Brandon Taylor added 17, and Penn State defeated George Washington 64-51 Sunday for its eighth straight win.

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Penguins star Crosby diagnosed with the mumps

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Add Pittsburgh Penguins star Sidney Crosby to the growing list of NHL players dealing with the mumps.

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Flyers rout Hurricanes 5-1

Philadelphia Flyers' Scott Laughton celebrates after scoring a goal during the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Carolina Hurricanes, Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Wayne Simmonds had a goal and an assist and four other Flyers scored in Philadelphia’s 5-1 rout of the Carolina Hurricanes on Saturday.

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Comeau, Letang lead Penguins past Flames, 3-1

Pittsburgh Penguins' Nick Spaling (13) and Calgary Flames' Kris Russell (4) collide in front of Flames goalie Jonas Hiller (1) during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Pittsburgh, Friday, Dec. 12, 2014.(AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Blake Comeau and Kris Letang scored early in the first period to lead the Pittsburgh Penguins to a 3-1 victory over the Calgary Flames on Friday night.

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Liriano, Pirates finalize $39M, 3-year contract

In this Sept. 27, 2014, file photo, Pittsburgh Pirates starting pitcher Francisco Liriano throws against the Cincinnati Reds in the first inning of a baseball game in Cincinnati. Liriano and the Pirates have finalized a $39 million, three-year contract, in a deal, announced Friday, Dec. 12, 2014,   (AP Photo/Al Behrman, File)

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pirates wanted to keep Francisco Liriano at the top end of their rotation so badly they offered the left-handed pitcher the most lucrative free agent contract in team history.

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