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Rookie G Darling to start for Blackhawks in Game 3 vs Preds

Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Brent Seabrook (7) slaps the leg pad of goalie Corey Crawford (50) after the Nashville Predators scored their sixth goal of the night against Crawford, during the third period of Game 2 of an NHL Western Conference hockey playoff series Friday, April 17, 2015, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

CHICAGO (AP) — Rookie Scott Darling will start in goal in place of Corey Crawford for the Blackhawks against the Predators in Game 3 of their first-round playoff series.

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Finley back to smiling, practicing for Cowboys

LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — Tyran Finley’s nickname around the University of Wyoming football team is “Smiley.”

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Injury keeps Weber from traveling to Chicago with Predators

Nashville Predators defenseman Shea Weber leaves the ice after being injured during the second period of Game 2 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series against the Chicago Blackhawks Friday, April 17, 2015, in Nashville, Tenn. Weber did not return to the game. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Defenseman Shea Weber won’t travel with the Nashville Predators for Games 3 and 4 in Chicago in their Western Conference quarterfinal series against the Blackhawks.

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Grizzlies ready for postseason and Trail Blazers

Memphis Grizzlies center Marc Gasol (33) high-fives teammates Zach Randolph (50) and Vince Carter (15) after scoring in the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Indiana Pacers on Wednesday, April 15, 2015, in Memphis, Tenn. (AP Photo/Brandon Dill)

The Memphis Grizzlies, who spent much of the season as the Western Conference’s No. 2 seed, enter the postseason in the fifth spot after a post-All-Star finish that has some wondering exactly where they are heading into playoffs.

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Capitals goalie Holtby says he’s ready to return for Game 3

Washington Capitals right wing Eric Fehr (16) defends with goalie Braden Holtby (70) as New York Islanders center Brock Nelson (29) works in front of the net during the third period in the opening game of a first-round NHL hockey playoff series, Wednesday, April 15, 2015, in Washington. The Islanders won 4-1. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Capitals starting goalie Braden Holtby says he’s over his illness and ready to return for Game 3 of Washington’s first-round playoff series against the New York Islanders.

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