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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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Rowdy fans vs. noise famine at NCAA hockey regional sites

Quinnipiac forward Travis St. Denis, right, battles North Dakota forward Michael Parks along the boards during the third period during an NCAA college hockey game Friday, March 27, 2015, in Fargo, N.D. North Dakota won 4-1. (AP Photo/Bruce Crummy)

FARGO, N.D. (AP) — The NCAA wants to take home-ice advantage away from its regional hockey tournaments. Yet, the effort to secure neutral sites reveals an imbalance between an electrifying atmosphere and hundreds of empty seats.

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Duchene, Iginla have 3 points each as Avs beat Sabres 5-3

Colorado Avalanche center Matt Duchene, center, celebrates his goal with defenseman Jan Hejda, left, of the Czech Republic, and right wing Jarome Iginla in the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Buffalo Sabres, Saturday, March 28, 2015, in Denver. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

DENVER (AP) — Matt Duchene had a goal and two assists, Jarome Iginla had three assists and the Colorado Avalanche kept their slim playoff hopes alive with a 5-3 win over the Buffalo Sabres on Saturday night.

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Homestead defeats Evansville Reitz in thriller for 4A crown

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Homestead Spartans won their first Class 4A championship in dramatic fashion Saturday with a 91-90 overtime victory over the Evansville Reitz Panthers.

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