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Smith, Rinne lift Predators to rout of Columbus

Columbus Blue Jackets' Nick Foligno (71) works for the puck between Nashville Predators goalie Pekka Rinne (35), of Finland, and Seth Jones (3) during second period of an NHL hockey game in Columbus, Ohio, Monday, Dec. 22, 2014. (AP Photo/Paul Vernon)

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Craig Smith scored two goals, Pekka Rinne made 30 saves to earn his NHL-leading 22nd win, and the Nashville Predators routed the Columbus Blue Jackets 5-1 on Monday night.

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Penguins being tested for mumps

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Penguins just can’t seem to shake the mumps.

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A dozen football fans injured in lightning strike

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — A dozen people are recovering after they were injured by an indirect lightning strike at Raymond James Stadium after a game between the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the Green Bay Packers.

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Zepp gets win in NHL debut as Flyers beat Jets 4-3

Winnipeg Jets' Michael Frolik (67) collides with Philadelphia Flyers goaltender Rob Zepp (72) during the second period of an NHL hockey game, Sunday, Dec. 21, 2014 in Winnipeg, Manitoba. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Trevor Hagan)

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Rob Zepp made 25 saves in his NHL debut and Jakub Voracek scored 10 seconds into overtime, sending the Philadelphia Flyers to a 4-3 victory over the Winnipeg Jets on Sunday night.

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Bruins rally for 4-3 overtime win against Sabres

Boston Bruins' Loui Eriksson, of Sweden, right, celebrates with teammate Chris Kelly (23) after scoring the winning goal during overtime in an NHL hockey game in Boston, Sunday, Dec. 21, 2014. The Bruins won 4-3. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

BOSTON (AP) — Dougie Hamilton got the Boston Bruins to overtime, and then Loui Eriksson stepped up again.

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