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AP Source: RHP Casey Janssen, Nationals agree to contract

In this June 15, 2014, file photo, Toronto Blue Jays relief pitcher Casey Janssen throws to the Baltimore Orioles in the ninth inning of a baseball game in Baltimore. A person familiar with the negotiations says Janssen and the Washington Nationals have agreed to a one-year contract with an option for 2016.  The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity on Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015, because the deal had not been announced (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)

WASHINGTON (AP) — Free-agent reliever Casey Janssen and the Washington Nationals agreed to a one-year contract with an option for 2016, a person familiar with the negotiations said Wednesday.

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Beeston will remain Blue Jays president through 2015 season

TORONTO (AP) — The Blue Jays say Paul Beeston will remain as team president through the end of this season.

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DeRozan scores 25 to lead Raptors past Pistons 114-110

Toronto Raptors forward Jonas Valanciunas (17) looks for a shot past Detroit Pistons forward Greg Monroe, right, during first half NBA basketball action in Toronto on Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

TORONTO (AP) — With star guard Brandon Jennings lost to a season-ending injury, Detroit Pistons coach Stan Van Gundy hoped his team would respond by playing at “a higher level.”

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Pistons G Jennings to miss rest of season with injury

Detroit Pistons guard Brandon Jennings shouts after falling to the floor while playing against the Milwaukee Bucks during the second half of an NBA basketball game Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Darren Hauck)

TORONTO (AP) — Detroit Pistons guard Brandon Jennings will miss the rest of the season after he ruptured his left Achilles tendon.

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World Cup of Hockey tournament set for 2016

NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman, right, and NHL Player's Association Executive Director Donald Fehr take part in announcing the return of the World Cup of Hockey in 2016 in Toronto, during a news conference at Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio, before the NHL All-Star hockey skills competition, Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The World Cup of Hockey is making a long-awaited return in 2016.

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