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Toews gets 2 to force OT, but Hawks drop Game 5 to Ducks 5-4

Anaheim Ducks left wing Matt Beleskey left, scores the game winning goal past Chicago Blackhawks goalie Corey Crawford during overtime in Game 5 of the Western Conference final of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs in Anaheim, Calif., on Monday, May 25, 2015.  (AP Photo/Alex Gallardo)

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — When Jonathan Toews scored twice in the final seconds to force overtime in Game 5, the Western Conference finals appeared to be bending under the weight of the Chicago Blackhawks’ famed playoff tenacity.

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NFL player Ray McDonald arrested in domestic violence case

This Nov. 23, 2014,  file photo shows San Francisco 49ers defensive tackle Ray McDonald (91) on the bench during the fourth quarter of an NFL football game in Santa Clara, Calif. Police say Chicago Bears defensive end McDonald has been accused of domestic violence in Northern California, the latest arrest for the former San Francisco 49er. McDonald was taken into custody Monday, May 25,  2015, on suspicion of domestic violence and child endangerment. (AP Photo/Tony Avelar, File)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Chicago Bears released defensive end Ray McDonald following a domestic violence arrest in Northern California that police say stemmed from an assault on a woman who was holding a baby.

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Pujols’ RBI single in 9th gives Angels 4-3 win over Padres

Los Angeles Angels' Kole Calhoun is greeted by Mike Trout and other teammates after scoring in the fourth inning against the San Diego Padres in a baseball game Monday, May 25, 2015, in Anaheim, Calif. (AP photo/Lenny Ignelzi)

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Albert Pujols hit a two-out, broken-bat single with the bases loaded in the ninth inning, giving the Los Angeles Angels a walk-off win over the San Diego Padres 4-3 on Monday night.

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Beleskey scores in OT, Ducks beat Chicago 5-4 in wild Game 5

Anaheim Ducks right wing Kyle Palmieri, right, checks Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Niklas Hjalmarsson during the first period in Game 5 of the Western Conference final of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs in Anaheim, Calif., on Monday, May 25, 2015. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Matt Beleskey scored 45 seconds into overtime, and the Anaheim Ducks beat the Chicago Blackhawks 5-4 on Monday night in Game 5 to take a 3-2 lead in the Western Conference finals.

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Braves come up short in 6-3 loss to Dodgers in series opener

Atlanta Braves pitcher Nick Masset reacts after giving up a home run to Los Angeles Dodgers Jimmy Rollins in the eighth inning of a baseball game in Los Angeles, Monday, May 25, 2015. (AP Photo/Richard Hartog)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Nick Masset hadn’t allowed an earned run in his previous six games this month. Then came the eighth inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers.

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