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Kadri has goal, assist in Maple Leafs’ win over Lightning

Toronto Maple Leafs Nazem Kadri (43) hits Tampa Bay Lightning's Slater Koekkoek (29) during first period NHL hockey action in Toronto on Tuesday, March 31, 2015.  (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

TORONTO (AP) — Nazem Kadri had a goal and assist, and the Toronto Maple Leafs played the role of spoilers in a 3-1 win over the Tampa Bay Lighting on Tuesday night.

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Blue Jays’ Hutchison to make first opening-day start

DUNEDIN, Fla. (AP) — Toronto has picked Drew Hutchison to make his first opening-day start, and the right-hander is slated to face the Yankees and Masahiro Tanaka on April 6 in New York.

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DeRozan scores 42, Raptors beat Rockets 99-96

Toronto Raptors' DeMar DeRozan and Houston Rockets' Joey Dorsey battle for the ball during first half of an NBA basketball game in Toronto, Monday, March 30, 2015. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Frank Gunn)

TORONTO (AP) — DeMar DeRozan scored a career-high 42 points and tied his career high with 11 rebounds as the Toronto Raptors beat Houston 99-96 on Monday night, their eighth straight home victory over the Rockets.

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Real Salt Lake beats Toronto FC 2-1 on late goal

SANDY, Utah (AP) — Jordan Allen scored in the 89th minute and Real Salt Lake picked up its first win of the season, beating Toronto FC 2-1 on Sunday.

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James Harden’s 24 points help Rockets beat Wizards 99-91

Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard, right, hangs from the rim after dunking the ball in front of Washington Wizards center Kevin Seraphin (13), from France, in the second half of an NBA basketball game Sunday, March 29, 2015, in Washington. The Rockets won 99-91. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

WASHINGTON (AP) — For a team that entered the season with aspirations of winning 50 games and earning home-court advantage in the playoffs — the former now impossible, the likelihood of the latter fading quickly — John Wall’s Washington Wizards sure are slumping down the stretch.

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