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Faulk has goal, assist in Canes’ win over Leafs

Carolina Hurricanes goalie Cam Ward is congratulated by Tim Gleason (6) and teammates following the Hurricanes' 4-1 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs in an NHL hockey game in Raleigh, N.C., Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Justin Faulk had a goal and an assist, and the Eastern Conference-worst Carolina Hurricanes broke a six-game losing streak with a 4-1 win over the previously surging Toronto Maple Leafs on Thursday night.

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Lowry scores 20 to lead Raptors past Nets 105-89

Toronto Raptors' Kyle Lowry drives to the basket in front of Brooklyn Nets' Cory Jefferson during the first half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014, in Toronto. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Frank Gunn)

TORONTO (AP) — Kyle Lowry had 20 points and 12 assists, Jonas Valanciunas added 16 points and 10 rebounds, and the Toronto Raptors used a big fourth quarter to beat the Brooklyn Nets 105-89 Wednesday night.

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Kessel, Bernier help surging Leafs stop Ducks 6-2

Anaheim Ducks goalie Frederik Anderson (31) makes a save against Toronto Maple Leafs forward Phil Kessel (81) during the second period of an NHL hockey game Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014, in Toronto. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

TORONTO (AP) — Phil Kessel scored two of Toronto’s four third-period goals and the Maple Leafs beat Anaheim 6-2 for their sixth straight victory Tuesday night, snapping the Ducks’ eight-game winning streak.

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Love blossoms, wanes in Sarah Polley’s ‘Waltz’

In this Sept. 11, 2011 photo, director-screenwriter-actress Sarah Polley poses for a portrait during the 36th Toronto International Film Festival in Toronto, Canada.  (AP Photo/Carlo Allegri)

TORONTO (AP) — Sarah Polley’s getting an earful from reporters asking her just how autobiographical the marital breakup is in her latest film, “Take This Waltz.” The writer-director’s answer: It’s not autobiographical at all.

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