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Illness sidelines 5 Grizzlies players

TORONTO (AP) — Memphis Grizzlies guard Courtney Lee and forward Tony Allen were among five players who were out for Wednesday’s game against the Toronto Raptors because of illness.

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With 5 Grizzlies out sick, Memphis adds 2 players

Memphis Grizzlies head coach David Joerger gestures in the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Houston Rockets, Monday, Nov. 17, 2014, in Memphis, Tenn. The Grizzlies won 119-93. (AP Photo/Brandon Dill)

TORONTO (AP) — The Memphis Grizzlies have signed guard Kalin Lucas and center Hassan Whiteside for emergency help with five players out sick with a stomach virus.

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Red Sox claim Juan Francisco off waivers from Jays

BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Red Sox have claimed infielder Juan Francisco off waivers from the Toronto Blue Jays.

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Beck has 2 goals, Predators beat Leafs 9-2

Toronto Maple Leafs' Tyler Bozak (42) and Nashville Predators' Eric Nystrom (24) vie for the puck as Maple Leafs' Cody Franson (4) and Dion Phaneuf (3) watch during the first period of an NHL hockey game Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014, in Toronto. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Frank Gunn)

TORONTO (AP) — Taylor Beck scored twice as the Nashville Predators routed the Toronto Maple Leafs 9-2 Tuesday night.

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Martin, Jays finalize $82 million, 5-year contract

In this Aug. 25, 2014, file photo, Pittsburgh Pirates catcher Russell Martin reacts after the Pirates completed an inning-ending bases-loaded double play on a grounder by St. Louis Cardinals' Oscar Taveras in the sixth inning of a baseball game in Pittsburgh. A person with knowledge of the deal says the Toronto Blue Jays and free agent catcher Russell Martin have agreed to a five-year, $82 million contract. Martin took a physical Monday, Nov 17 and the Blue Jays are expected to finalize the deal Tuesday, according to the person, who spoke on condition of anonymity because the deal was not yet complete. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic, File)

TORONTO (AP) — Free agent catcher Russell Martin and the Toronto Blue Jays finalized an $82 million, five-year contract on Tuesday.

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