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Forget about the team or the developers, the real winners in the D.C. United stadium deal are the fans.

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  • Ducks-Canadiens Sum

    Anaheim 1 0 1–2 Montreal 0 0 1–1 First Period_1, Anaheim, Lindholm 4 (Getzlaf), 8:16. Second Period_None. Third Period_2, Montreal, Desharnais 4 (Markov, Galchenyuk), 5:27 (pp). 3, Anaheim, Beleskey 15 (Rakell, Smith-Pelly), 8:33. Shots on Goal_Anaheim 11-7-5_23. Montreal 9-12-3_24. Goalies_Anaheim, Andersen. Montreal, Price. A_21,286 (21,273). T_2:38.

  • Ducks-Canadiens Sums

    Anaheim 1 0 1–2 Montreal 0 0 1–1 First Period_1, Anaheim, Lindholm 4 (Getzlaf), 8:16. Penalties_Bourque, Ana (slashing), 11:06. Second Period_None. Penalties_Maroon, Ana (roughing), 11:02; Tangradi, Mon (roughing), 11:02. Third Period_2, Montreal, Desharnais 4 (Markov, Galchenyuk), 5:27 (pp). 3, Anaheim, Beleskey 15 (Rakell, Smith-Pelly), 8:33. Penalties_Prust, Mon (hooking), 1:08; Getzlaf, Ana (slashing), 1:57; Maroon, Ana…

  • Butler scores 35, Bulls beat Knicks 103-97

    CHICAGO (AP) — Jimmy Butler scored a career-high 35 points and the Chicago Bulls beat the New York Knicks 103-97 Thursday night in a game that was missing All-Stars Derrick Rose and Carmelo Anthony. Playing without Rose, who sat out with an illness, the Bulls got another strong game from Butler. He was 11 of…

  • Bos’ shot gives South Dakota 55-53 win over Montana State

    VERMILLION, S.D. (AP) — Brandon Bos hit a 15-foot jump shot with two seconds remaining to give South Dakota a 55-53 victory over Montana State on Thursday night. Marcus Colbert’s 3-pointer had lifted Montana State into a tie with 36 seconds left. Bos finished with 17 points while Tyler Larson added 12 points, including 8-of-10…

  • White lifts Ole Miss past Coastal Carolina 71-68

    OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — LaDarius White scored a career-high 26 points, including 6 of 8 from 3-point range, to lift Mississippi to a 71-68 win over Coastal Carolina on Thursday. Jarvis Summers and Stefan Moody added 16 and 11 points, respectively, for the Rebels (7-3), combining for five free throws in the final 55 seconds…

  • Knicks-Bulls, Box

    NEW YORK (97) Wear 4-7 0-0 8, Stoudemire 7-13 2-3 16, Aldrich 5-8 3-4 13, Calderon 5-10 2-2 12, Hardaway Jr. 8-19 2-2 23, Dalembert 2-4 0-0 4, Larkin 2-7 1-2 5, Ja.Smith 1-6 3-4 5, Prigioni 2-4 0-0 5, Acy 2-4 2-2 6. Totals 38-82 15-19 97. CHICAGO (103) Dunleavy 2-7 0-0 5, Gasol…

  • Knicks-Bulls, Box

    NEW YORK (97) Wear 4-7 0-0 8, Stoudemire 7-13 2-3 16, Aldrich 5-8 3-4 13, Calderon 5-10 2-2 12, Hardaway Jr. 8-19 2-2 23, Dalembert 2-4 0-0 4, Larkin 2-7 1-2 5, Ja.Smith 1-6 3-4 5, Prigioni 2-4 0-0 5, Acy 2-4 2-2 6. Totals 38-82 15-19 97. CHICAGO (103) Dunleavy 2-7 0-0 5, Gasol…

  • Titans cling to 10-7 lead over Jaguars at halftime

    JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Rookie quarterback Blake Bortles revived a Jacksonville offense that had been stagnant for four games, leading the Jaguars on back-to-back touchdown drives for a 14-10 lead over the Tennessee Titans after three quarters Thursday night. The Jaguars had only 16 yards of offense until Bortles led them on an 80-yard drive…

  • AP Sources: A’s trade catcher Norris to Padres

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Two people with knowledge of the deal say the Oakland Athletics have traded All-Star catcher Derek Norris and minor league right-hander Seth Streich to the San Diego Padres for righties Jesse Hahn and R.J. Alvarez along with an international signing bonus slot. The people spoke on condition of anonymity Thursday night…

  • Fehr’s OT goal lifts Capitals over Blue Jackets

    COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Washington Capitals made sure this one wouldn’t get to a shootout. Eric Fehr scored 42 seconds into overtime to lead Washington to a 5-4 victory over Columbus on Thursday night, extending the Capitals’ point streak to seven games and snapping the Blue Jackets’ winning streak at seven. Just two nights…

  • Thursday’s College Basketball

    EAST Canisius 60, Stony Brook 59, OT Duke 66, UConn 56 LIU Brooklyn 69, FIU 58 Lincoln (Pa.) 61, Pace 49 Quinnipiac 80, Lehigh 65 Rider 62, Morgan St. 48 Temple 82, Delaware 62 Yale 57, Vermont 56 SOUTH Austin Peay 76, Oakland City 52 Barton 93, Fayetteville St. 70 Charlotte 75, Appalachian St. 65…

  • Jones scores 21 to lead No. 2 Duke over UConn

    EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Freshman point guard Tyus Jones scored 21 points, Justise Winslow hit two key baskets late in the game and No. 2 Duke responded to a tongue lashing by coach Mike Krzyzewski to beat defending national champion Connecticut 66-56 on Thursday night. Winslow and Jahlil Okafor — the other two members…

  • South Dakota State beats Idaho State 75-72 in OT

    LOGAN, Utah (AP) — Deondre Parks scored 15 points and hit the winning free throw with 34 second to play in overtime Thursday to lift South Dakota State over Idaho State 75-72 in a World Vision Classic game. Parks opened OT with a 3-pointer and his second of two free throws put the Jackrabbits up…

  • Jackson State coasts to 66-46 win over Southern Miss

    JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Kaven Bernard scored 21 points, including a pair of 3-pointers, to help Jackson State snap a seven-game losing streak with a 66-46 win over Southern Miss on Thursday night. Raeford Worsham contributed 18 points and Janarius Middleton had eight points for Jackson State (2-9), which shot 45.8 percent from the floor…

  • Thursday’s Sports Transactions

    BASEBALL American League KANSAS CITY ROYALS — Agreed to terms with RHP Kris Medlen on a two-year contract. Designated INF Johnny Giavotella for assignment. OAKLAND ATHLETICS — Acquired LHP Eury De La Rosa from Arizona for cash considerations. Designated RHP Fernando Rodriguez for assignment. Released RHP Jorge De Leon. SEATTLE MARINERS — Agreed to terms…