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Bruins beat Red Wings 3-2 in OT, up 3-1 in series

Boston Bruins right wing Jarome Iginla, center, is mobbed by teammates as they celebrate their 3-2 overtime win in Game 4 of a first-round NHL hockey playoff series against the Detroit Red Wings in Detroit, Thursday, April 24, 2014. Iginla was credited with the winning goal. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)

DETROIT (AP) — The Boston Bruins took a couple punches, then hit back hard and put the Detroit Red Wings on the brink of elimination.

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Grizzlies blow big lead, beat Thunder 98-95 in OT

Memphis Grizzlies center Marc Gasol (33) drives against Oklahoma City Thunder forward Serge Ibaka during the first half of Game 3 of an opening-round NBA basketball playoff series Thursday, April 24, 2014, in Memphis, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Mike Conley scored five of his 20 points in overtime, and the Memphis Grizzlies beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 98-95 Thursday night in taking a 2-1 lead in their first-round Western Conference series.

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Solarte’s 4 RBIs help Yanks top Red Sox 14-5

New York Yankees' Yangervis Solarte connects for a two-RBI single during the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Boston Red Sox, Thursday, April 24, 2014, in Boston. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

BOSTON (AP) — Yangervis Solarte drove in four runs, Mark Teixeira hit his first homer of the season and the New York Yankees capitalized on five Boston errors to beat the Red Sox 14-5 on Thursday night.

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Buffalo Bills cheerleaders halt season after suit

In this Nov. 17, 2013, photo, Buffalo Bills cheerleaders perform during the Bills' NFL football game against the New York Jets in Orchard Park, N.Y. The Bills will be playing without the support of their official cheerleaders this year. Stephanie Mateczun, whose company manages the Buffalo Jills cheerleading squad, said Thursday, April 24, 2014, she has suspended operations through at least the end of the season. The decision was made two days after five former Jills filed a lawsuit complaining they worked hundreds of hours for free, and were subjected to groping and sexual comments. (AP Photo/Heather Ainsworth)

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Pack up the pom-poms in Buffalo, because the Bills will be playing without the support of their official cheerleaders this year.

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Michael Phelps loses to Lochte in comeback meet

Michael Phelps, right, and Ryan Lochte pose for a photo after  competing in the 100-meter butterfly final during the Arena Grand Prix swim meet, Thursday, April 24, 2014, in Mesa, Ariz. It is Phelps' first competitive event after a nearly two-year retirement. Lochte finished first and Phelps finished second. (AP Photo/Matt York)

MESA, Ariz. (AP) — Michael Phelps is 0 for 1 in his comeback to the pool.

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