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NHL preseason opens with Blues topping Blue Jackets 7-3
The NHL preseason opened Sunday, with the Blues outscoring the Columbus Blue Jackets 7-3 in the first half of day-night games between split squads. The teams play again later Sunday in the only other preseason action....

Sabres' Kane blames legal woes on being targeted as athlete

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BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) -- Saying his recent off-ice legal problems "come with the territory" of being a professional athlete, Sabres forward Evander Kane acknowledged Thursday that he needs to be more careful when putting himself in potentially troublesome situations....


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