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Crosby to join Canada for world championship

Pittsburgh Penguins center Sidney Crosby (87) looks at the scoreboard after the New York Rangers scored in overtime to win Game 5 in the first round of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs, Friday, April 24, 2015, in New York. The Rangers advanced to the second round after winning 2-1. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Pittsburgh Penguins star Sidney Crosby has been added to Canada’s roster for the upcoming world hockey championship.

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DC United beats 10-man Whitecaps 2-1

Vancouver Whitecaps' Mauro Rosales (7), of Argentina, works against D.C. United's Michael Farfan, back, during the first half of an MLS soccer game Saturday, April 25, 2015, in Vancouver, British Columbia. (Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press via AP)

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Chris Rolfe broke a tie in the 64th minute to help D.C. United beat the 10-man Vancouver Whitecaps 2-1 on Saturday night.

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Daniel Sedin scores tiebreaker to lift Canucks past Flames

Vancouver Canucks' Daniel Sedin (22) and Henrik Sedin (33), of Sweden, celebrate Daniel Sedin's goal against Calgary Flames goalie Jonas Hiller, of Switzerland, as Deryk Engelland (29) and T.J. Brodie (7) watch during the third period of Game 5 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series, Thursday, April 23, 2015, in Vancouver, British Columbia. (Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press via AP)

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — After falling behind early in a must-win game, the Vancouver Canucks persevered and extended their first-round series.

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Miller or Lack? Canucks won’t reveal starting goalie

Vancouver Canucks goalie Eddie Lack, front left, protects the net as Calgary Flames' Sam Bennett gets hauled down in front of him during the first period of Game 4 of a first-round NHL hockey playoff series, Tuesday, April 21, 2015, in Calgary, Alberta. (Jeff McIntosh/The Canadian Press via AP)

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — With the Vancouver Canucks’ season on the line, coach Willie Desjardins has decided on his starting goalie for Game 5 against the Calgary Flames on Thursday night.

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Flames handle Canucks to take 3-1 series lead

Calgary Flames' Johnny Gaudreau, center right, celebrates his goal with against the Vancouver Canucks with teammates Sean Monahan, left, Jiri Hudler, center left, from the Czech Republic and Dennis Wideman during the first period of Game 4 of a first-round NHL hockey playoff series, Tuesday, April 21, 2015, in Calgary, Alberta. (Jeff McIntosh/The Canadian Press via AP)

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — The Calgary Flames are a win away from advancing to the second round of the NHL playoffs for the first time in more than a decade.

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