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FILE - In this Feb. 4, 2007, file photo, Prince performs during the halftime show at the Super Bowl XLI football game at Dolphin Stadium in Miami. The Grammy Awards announced Wednesday Feb. 8, 2017, that Sunday's show will include tribute performances in honor of Prince and George Michael. Both stars died last year. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara, File)

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Bayern's Philipp Lahm waves on the field with flowers prior to the German Soccer Cup match between FC Bayern Munich and VfL Wolfsburg at the Allianz Arena stadium in Munich, Germany, Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)

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Bayern's Philipp Lahm controls the ball during the German Soccer Cup match between FC Bayern Munich and VfL Wolfsburg at the Allianz Arena stadium in Munich, Germany, Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)

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Atlanta Falcons head coach Dan Quinn speaks during a press conference at the team's practice facility, Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017, in Flowery Branch, Ga. (Branden Camp /Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP)

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FILE - In this Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014, file photo, Nissan introduces the Versa Note SR during the media preview of the Chicago Auto Show at McCormick Place in Chicago. The subcompact Nissan Versa went on sale in the U.S. in 2006. It’s made at one of Nissan’s two plants in Aguascalientes, Mexico. (AP photo/Nam Y. Huh, File)

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FILE - In this Thursday, Nov. 19, 2015, file photo, a row of new Ford Fusions are for sale on the lot at Butler County Ford in Butler, Pa. Ford Motor Co. has built the midsize Fusion sedan at its plant in Hermosillo, Mexico, since its introduction in 2005. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic, File)

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Singer Lady Gaga performs during the halftime show of the NFL Super Bowl 51 football game between the New England Patriots and the Atlanta Falcons, Sunday, Feb. 5, 2017, in Houston. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)

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Atletico's coach Diego Simeone sites on the bench before the the Copa del Rey semifinal second leg soccer match between FC Barcelona and Atletico Madrid at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Tuesday Feb. 7, 2017. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)

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Atletico's Kevin Gameiro, right, fails to score a penalty shot during the the Copa del Rey semifinal second leg soccer match between FC Barcelona and Atletico Madrid at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Tuesday Feb. 7, 2017. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)

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FILE - In this Oct. 25, 2016, file photo, Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo smiles during batting practice before Game 1 of the World Series against the Cleveland Indians in Cleveland. On Feb. 6, 2017, Rizzo invited a 12-year-old boy who was severely beaten at his suburban Chicago middle school to come to a Cubs game this summer. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum, File)

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Washington's Markelle Fultz, center, leaps to pass as he drives between UCLA's Gyorgy Goloman (14) and Thomas Welsh during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game Saturday, Feb. 4, 2017, in Seattle. UCLA won 107-66. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

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UCLA's Aaron Holiday begins his leap to the basket for a dunk against Washington late in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game Saturday, Feb. 4, 2017, in Seattle. UCLA won 107-66. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

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Boston Bruins general manager Don Sweeney pauses during a news conference in Boston, Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017. The Bruins fired Stanley Cup-winning coach Claude Julien on Tuesday, with the team in danger of missing the playoffs for a third straight season. Well, actually, that’s every season. Julien became the fourth coach fired this season and the second in a week after the St. Louis Blues canned Ken Hitchcock. The New York Islanders last month fired Jack Capuano and the Florida Panthers in November axed Gerard Gallant, who infamously was left outside a visiting arena waiting for a cab. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

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FILE - In this April 10, 2015, file photo New York Islanders coach Jack Capuano, top, goes over a play with Michael Grabner during the third period of the team's NHL hockey game against the Pittsburgh Penguins in Pittsburgh. It’s coach firing season in the NHL. Well, actually, that’s every season. Claude Julien of the Boston Bruins on Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017, became the fourth coach fired this season and the second in a week after the St. Louis Blues canned Ken Hitchcock. The Islanders last month fired Capuano and the Florida Panthers in November axed Gerard Gallant, who infamously was left outside a visiting arena waiting for a cab.(AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)

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FILE - In this Feb. 15, 2016, file photo, Florida Panthers coach Gerard Gallant talks to center Jonathan Huberdeau (11) during overtime of an NHL hockey game against the Pittsburgh Penguins in Sunrise, Fla. It’s coach firing season in the NHL. Well, actually, that’s every season. Claude Julien of the Boston Bruins on Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017, became the fourth coach fired this season and the second in a week after the St. Louis Blues canned Ken Hitchcock. The New York Islanders last month fired Jack Capuano and the Florida Panthers in November axed Gallant, who infamously was left outside a visiting arena waiting for a cab. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)

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FILE - In this Dec. 3, 2016, file photo, St. Louis Blues coach Ken Hitchcock watches from the bench during the third period of the team's NHL hockey game against the Winnipeg Jets in St. Louis. It’s coach firing season in the NHL. Well, actually, that’s every season. Claude Julien of the Boston Bruins on Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017, became the fourth coach fired this season and the second in a week after the Blues canned Hitchcock. The New York Islanders last month fired Jack Capuano and the Florida Panthers in November axed Gerard Gallant, who infamously was left outside a visiting arena waiting for a cab. (AP Photo/Billy Hurst, File)

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FILE - In this Nov. 8, 2015, file photo, New York Islanders coach Jack Capuano looks toward the ice during the first period of the team's NHL hockey game against the Boston Bruins in New York. It’s coach firing season in the NHL. Well, actually, that’s every season. Claude Julien of the Boston Bruins on Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017, became the fourth coach fired this season and the second in a week after the St. Louis Blues canned Ken Hitchcock. The Islanders last month fired Capuano and the Florida Panthers in November axed Gerard Gallant, who infamously was left outside a visiting arena waiting for a cab. (AP Photo/Kathy Kmonicek)

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Mexico's Aguilas de Mexicali starting pitcher Hector Velazquez throws the ball in the first inning of the Caribbean Series baseball championship title game against Puerto Rico's Criollos de Caguas, in Culiacan Mexico, Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017. (AP Photo/Luis Gutierrez)

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Puerto Rico's Criollos de Caguas starting pitcher Adalberto Flores throws the ball in the first inning of a Caribbean Series baseball championship title game against Mexico's Aguilas de Mexicali, in Culiacan Mexico, Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017. (AP Photo/Luis Gutierrez)

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Yuniesky Betancourt of Mexico's Aguilas de Mexicali, catches a fly ball during a Caribbean Series baseball championship title game against Puerto Rico's Criollos de Caguas, in Culiacan Mexico, Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017. (AP Photo/Luis Gutierrez)