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The NHL determines the draft order for the 14 nonplayoff teams tonight (8, NBC Sports Network). The big prize is Seth Jones, a 6-foot-4, 206-pound defenseman and son of ex-NBA forward Popeye Jones. The odds of winning the top pick:

Panthers: 25.0

Avalanche: 18.8

Lightning: 14.2

Predators: 10.7

'Canes: 8.1

Flames: 6.2

Oilers: 4.7

Sabres: 3.6

Devils: 2.7

Stars: 2.1

Flyers: 1.5

Coyotes: 1.1

Jets: 0.8

Jackets: 0.5

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Photo of the day

Michael Jordan dances with his wife, Yvette Prieto, at their wedding Saturday in Jupiter. About 300 guests saw Jordan, 50, marry the former model, 35.

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Wise move of the day

'Boston Massacre'shirts not available

Nike has removed shirts with the phrase "Boston Massacre" from distribution in light of the April 15 Boston Marathon bombings. The shirts, which included blood splattered across the white letters, were marketed to Yankees fans and primarily sold at Nike outlet stores. "Boston Massacre" refers to the Yankees' late-season sweep of the Red Sox in 1978 that helped them force a one-game playoff for the American League East title.

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Number of the day

22 Seconds played by Canucks center Henrik Sedin against the Oilers on Saturday; Vancouver sat most of its key players, but Sedin's one first-period shift extended his streak of games played to 629, seventh in NHL history

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"This is an Adonis; just a great, physical specimen. Our creator created a beautiful man."

Jim Harbaugh, 49ers coach on Lawrence Okoye, a 6-6, 305-pound British discus thrower who finished 12th at the London Olympics and now hopes to become a defensive lineman; the 49ers signed the 21-year-old undrafted free agent Saturday

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