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TORONTO - Arch-rival Paul Pierce proved Raptor killer once again Saturday, scoring 20 points to lift the Washington Wizards to a 93-86 overtime victory over Toronto in Game 1 of their opening-round pl

LAS VEGAS, Nev.

TORONTO - Freddie Freeman will be taking some time to look around downtown Toronto before the Atlanta Braves play the Blue Jays at Rogers Centre on Sunday afternoon.

ANAHEIM, Calif. - Paul Maurice is ready to stop talking about the Winnipeg Jets' lack of post-season experience.

VICTORIA - Canadian Katrina Santilly went to Brazil to pursue a rugby dream.

VANCOUVER - The Calgary Flames are heading home battered and bruised, but feeling positive about splitting the first two games of their Western Conference quarter-final with Vancouver.

Despite being

NASHVILLE, Tenn.

VANCOUVER - Daniel Sedin and Chris Higgins snapped long playoff goal droughts and Eddie Lack made 22 saves to pick up the first post-season victory of his career Friday as the Vancouver Canucks downed

MONTREAL - Ottawa's Mark Stone battled through a wrist injury and set up both of Ottawa's goals Friday night.

MONTREAL - Alex Galchenyuk scored on a spin-around shot 3:40 into overtime to lift the Montreal Canadiens to a 3-2 victory over the Ottawa Senators in Game 2 of their NHL Eastern Conference playoff se