Penguins-Oilers Sums

First Period_1, Pittsburgh, Bonino 13 (Wilson, Schultz), 5:42. 2, Pittsburgh, Malkin 32, 17:25. Penalties_Larsson, EDM, (tripping), 19:55. Second Period_3, Edmonton, Desharnais 5 (Kassian, Russell), 4:55. Penalties_Schultz, PIT, (cross checking), 18:42. Third Period_4, Edmonton,...

No. 15 Cincinnati Eases Past Tulsa In AAC Quarterfinals

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AP 2017 All-Northeast Inland District Basketball Teams

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AP 2017 All-Northeast Lakes Basketball Teams

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VIDEOS: North Baltimore vs. Arlington

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Jenner Breaks Late Tie, Blue Jackets Beat Sabres 4-3

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US Rig Count Increases 12 This Week To 768; Louisiana Up 5

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Akron Pushes Into MAC Final With 74-70 Win Over Ball State

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Trauma to lives, economy from tsunami persists 6 years on

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Dog Takes Over As Tiger Cubs’ ‘nanny’ At Cincinnati Zoo

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