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No. 11 Stanford women rally in 2nd half to beat UCLA 79-70

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Briana Roberson scored a career-high 21 points in her first start of the season and No. 11 Stanford rallied in the second half to beat UCLA 79-70 Friday night for the Cardinal’s 19th straight win against the Bruins.

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Nugent-Hopkins, Forsberg picked last in NHL All-Star Draft

Nashville Predators' Filip Forsberg, of Sweden, is interviewed during media day at the NHL All-Star hockey weekend in Columbus, Ohio, Friday, Jan. 23, 2015. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Edmonton Oilers forward Ryan Nugent-Hopkins didn’t have to wait this long the last time he was drafted. Nashville Predators rookie forward Filip Forsberg suddenly has another new car to go with the Jaguar he just bought two weeks ago.

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Ryan Johansen is first player taken in NHL All-Star draft

A large photo of Washington Capitals captain and All-Star Alex Ovechkin adorns the windows above and entrance to the Nationwide Arena for the NHL All-Star hockey weekend in Columbus, Ohio, Friday, Jan. 23, 2015. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Captain Nick Foligno, showing allegiance to a teammate, has selected Columbus Blue Jackets center Ryan Johansen with the first pick in the NHL All-Star draft.

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Several top NHL All-Stars absent, but 9 Americans on hand

The rink at Nationwide Arena is prepared for the NHL All-Star hockey weekend in Columbus, Ohio, Friday, Jan. 23, 2015. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Sidney Crosby, Evgeni Malkin, the Detroit Red Wings and the Colorado Avalanche are not at the All-Star game.

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Penguins star Crosby has injection for lower-body injury

Pittsburgh Penguins' Sidney Crosby (87) works the puck in the corner against Chicago Blackhawks' Patrick Kane (88) during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Pittsburgh Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015.(AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby has received an injection to deal with an unspecified lower-body injury.

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