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Jets players speak out on murdered NYPD officers

New York Jets center Nick Mangold (74) wears an NYPD hat as he waits to go on the field for the start of an NFL football game against the New England Patriots, Sunday, Dec. 21, 2014, in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Sheldon Richardson was stunned when he heard the news Saturday that two New York City police officers were killed in the line of duty.

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Kane leads Blackhawks past Maple Leafs 4-0

Chicago Blackhawks goalie Antti Raanta (31), celebrates with teammate David Rundblad (5), of Sweden, after defeating the Toronto Maple Leafs 4-0 during an NHL hockey game in Chicago, Sunday, Dec. 21, 2014. (AP Photo/Paul Beaty)

CHICAGO (AP) — Playing with heavy hearts, Patrick Kane and the Chicago Blackhawks earned a difficult win.

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Seguin helps Stars past Oilers 6-5 in shootout

Dallas Stars' Travis Morin (39) looks for the rebound as Edmonton Oilers goalie Ben Scrivens (30) makes the save during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Edmonton, Alberta, on Sunday, Dec. 21, 2014. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Jason Franson)

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — The first part of the second period was a disaster for Dallas. The response by Tyler Seguin and the Stars was quite impressive.

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Miles scores 28 to help Pacers hold off Wolves

Indiana Pacers guard C.J. Miles (0) gestures after making a shot during the fourth quarter of an NBA basketball game against the Minnesota Timberwolves in Minneapolis, Sunday, Dec. 21, 2014. Miles had a game-high 28 points as the Pacers won 100-96. (AP Photo/Ann Heisenfelt)

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Indiana Pacers walked into Target Center with heavy legs Sunday night, playing the second game of a tough back-to-back that started in Denver the night before.

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Talbot, Rangers edge Hurricanes for 6th win in row

New York Rangers goalie Cam Talbot (33) makes a save in the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Carolina Hurricanes, Sunday, Dec. 21, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

NEW YORK (AP) — Ryan McDonagh’s first-period goal held up and Cam Talbot made 18 saves as the New York Rangers extended their winning streak to six with a 1-0 victory over the Carolina Hurricanes on Sunday night.

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