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76ers owner Harris calls 19-win season ‘success’

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Billions of dollars couldn’t console Philadelphia 76ers owner Joshua Harris this season. Ok, maybe just a little.

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Blackhawks, Blues set to go distance again

St. Louis Blues' Alexander Steen (20) scores the game-winning goal past Chicago Blackhawks goalie Corey Crawford and Niklas Hjalmarsson (4) as Blues' Steve Ott (29) and Blackhawks' Johnny Oduya (27), of Sweden, watch during the third overtime in Game 1 of a first-round NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoff series Thursday, April 17, 2014, in St. Louis. The Blues won 4-3 in triple overtime. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

ST. LOUIS (AP) — A mood of euphoric exhaustion carried over to the next day after the St. Louis Blues won the longest game in franchise history and got the upper hand against the defending Stanley Cup champions.

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Hertl has impressive playoff debut for Sharks

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Tomas Hertl made an impressive playoff debut for the San Jose Sharks with a goal and an assist against the same Los Angeles Kings team that almost ended his season.

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Penguins wary of Blue Jackets after Game 1 escape

Columbus Blue Jackets' Jack Johnson (7) tries to clear Pittsburgh Penguins' Sidney Crosby (87) from in front of Blue Jackets goalie Sergei Bobrovsky (72) during the second period of a first-round NHL playoff hockey game in Pittsburgh on Wednesday, April 16, 2014.(AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Sidney Crosby is used to the attention. It comes with the territory when you’re the best hockey player in the world.

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Flyers could have G Steve Mason back for Game 2

Pittsburgh Penguins' Jayson Megna (59) checks Philadelphia Flyers' Andrew MacDonald (47) into Flyers goalie Steve Mason (35) in the second period of an NHL hockey game in Pittsburgh, Saturday, April 12, 2014. Megna was penalized for goaltender interference. Mason was shaken up on the play, and did not return for the third period. The Flyers won 4-3 in overtime. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

NEW YORK (AP) — The Philadelphia Flyers might have No. 1 goalie Steve Mason back for Game 2 against the Rangers.

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