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Trail Blazers beat Nuggets, move closer to division title

Denver Nuggets' Kenneth Faried (35) defend against Portland Trail Blazers' LaMarcus Aldridge (12) during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Portland, Ore., Saturday, March 28, 2015. (AP Photo/Greg Wahl-Stephens)

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Portland Trail Blazers are beginning to regain their health, and the results are showing as they inch closer to their first division title in six years.

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Jazz rally from down 16 to beat Thunder 94-89

Oklahoma City Thunder center Enes Kanter (34) keeps Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert behind him during the second quarter of an NBA basketball game Saturday, March 28, 2015, in Salt Lake City.  (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Trey Burke said the Jazz “felt disrespected” and took former teammate Enes Kanter’s critical comments about the organization personally.

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North Dakota tops St. Cloud State to reach Frozen Four

North Dakota players Bryn Chyzyk, (29),  Colten St. Clair, (17), and Jordan Schmaltz (24) celebrate a goal against St. Cloud State during the first period of NCAA west regional championship hockey game, Saturday, March 28, 2015 in Fargo, N.D. (AP Photo/Bruce Crummy)

FARGO, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota’s career leader in saves percentage and goals-against average led his team to the NCAA West Regional hockey championship and showed the opposing coach that he’s about more than numbers.

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Dubnyk stops 31 shots as Wild beat Kings 4-1

Minnesota Wild’s Nino Niederreiter (22), of Switzerland, and Chris Stewart celebrate Niederreiter's goal against Los Angeles Kings goalie Jonathan Quick in the first period of an NHL hockey game, Saturday, March 28, 2015, in St. Paul, Minn. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Devan Dubnyk still isn’t asking for a rest. Not even after 35 consecutive starts, including 34 with the Minnesota Wild.

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Nebraska-Omaha beats Harvard 4-1 NCAA Midwest Regional

Nebraska at Omaha goalie Ryan Massa (31) celebrates with teammates, including Brian Cooper (2), following their victory over Harvard in a regional semifinal in the NCAA college hockey tournament Saturday, March 28, 2015, in South Bend, Ind. (AP Photo/Joe Raymond)

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Ryan Massa made 33 saves and Nebraska-Omaha beat Harvard 4-1 on Saturday night in the Midwest Regional semifinals of the NCAA hockey tournament.

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