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In this Wednesday, March 1, 2017 photo, Associated Press sportswriter Tim Booth, center, tries his hand at curling during a media demonstration the day before the opening ceremonies of the USA Curling Nationals in Everett, Wash. Watching from afar, curling looks like a marriage of shuffleboard and bocce ball on ice that requires about the same amount of physical ability. What I learned trying out the sport for the first time is the stereotypes about curling are pretty much false. These competitors are athletes and it’s a lot of work. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

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In this Feb. 28, 2017 photo, Brazilian player Oscar of Shanghai SIPG makes a gesture during an Asian Champions League group-stage match against Western Sydney Wanderers in Shanghai, China. For a second successive winter transfer window, the Chinese Super League has upset the established world soccer order with the spending power and ambition of its biggest clubs. It started in December as Shanghai SIPG agreed to pay $60 million to Chelsea for Brazil's Oscar in a move that prompted Antonio Conte, coach of the Premier League club, to warn about the challenge from the east. (Chinatopix Via AP)

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FILE - In this Sept. 21, 2016, file photograph, Colorado Rockies' Nolan Arenado, front, hits a single off St. Louis Cardinals starting pitcher Luke Weaver during a baseball game in Denver. Arenado is aiming to match his output from last year when he led the majors in RBIs and tied for the lead in home runs in the National League. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski, file)

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FILE - In this Oct. 1, 2016, file photo, Colorado Rockies third baseman Nolan Arenado throws to first base to put out Milwaukee Brewers' Martin Maldonado during a baseball game in Denver. Arenado hopes to match his output from last season in which he led the majors in RBIs and tied for the lead for home runs in the National League. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski, file)

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FILE - In this Sept. 21, 2016, file photo, Colorado Rockies' Nolan Arenado is congratulated by teammates after scoring on a homer by Tom Murphy off St. Louis Cardinals relief pitcher Jonathan Broxton during a baseball game in Denver. Arenado is hoping to match his output from last season when he led the majors in RBIs and tied for the lead in home runs in the National League. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File)

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Dustin Johnson of the U.S. plays a shot on the 10th hole, in round one of the Mexico Championship at Chapultepec Golf Club in Mexico City, Thursday, March 2, 2017. All but one of the world's top 50 golfers are contesting the World Golf Championship PGA event, which this year relocated to Mexico City from the Trump National Doral Resort in Florida. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)

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Dustin Johnson, of the U.S., hits a ball on the 7th hole, in round one of the Mexico Championship at Chapultepec Golf Club in Mexico City, Thursday, March 2, 2017. All but one of the world's top 50 golfers are contesting the World Golf Championship PGA event, which this year relocated to Mexico City from the Trump National Doral Resort in Florida. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)

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Jordan Spieth, of the U.S., prepares to play on the 8th hole, in round one of the Mexico Championship at Chapultepec Golf Club in Mexico City, Thursday, March 2, 2017. All but one of the world's top 50 golfers are contesting the World Golf Championship PGA event, which this year relocated to Mexico City from the Trump National Doral Resort in Florida. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)

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England's Lee Westwood chips the ball on the 9th hole in round one of the Mexico Championship at Chapultepec Golf Club in Mexico City, Thursday, March 2, 2017. All but one of the world's top 50 golfers are contesting the World Golf Championship PGA event, which this year relocated to Mexico City from the Trump National Doral Resort in Florida. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)

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Byeong Hun An, of South Korea, holds a golf ball as he waits his turn to putt on the 9th hole, in round one of the Mexico Championship at Chapultepec Golf Club in Mexico City, Thursday, March 2, 2017. All but one of the world's top 50 golfers are contesting the World Golf Championship PGA event, which this year relocated to Mexico City from the Trump National Doral Resort in Florida. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)

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Spectators watch across a lake at the 6th hole, during round one of the Mexico Championship at Chapultepec Golf Club in Mexico City, Thursday, March 2, 2017. All but one of the world's top 50 golfers are contesting the World Golf Championship PGA event, which this year relocated to Mexico City from the Trump National Doral Resort in Florida. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)

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San Jose Sharks goalie Aaron Dell, right, stops a shot next to Vancouver Canucks center Brandon Sutter during the second period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, March 2, 2017, in San Jose, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

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A Pakistani police officer stands guard while another frisks sweepers at an entry gate of Gaddafi stadium ahead of the final cricket match of the Pakistan Super League, in Lahore, Pakistan, Thursday, March 2, 2017. It is supposed to be just a domestic Twenty20 final. But for the Pakistan Cricket Board, it's a challenge to showcase to the world that it's safe to play international sports in Pakistan. With just three days to go before Sunday's Pakistan Super League finale at the Gaddafi Stadium, still nobody is sure which eight foreign players will put aside their security fears and will eventually play the marquee match at the Gaddafi Stadium. (AP Photo/K.M. Chaudary)

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Pakistani cricket lovers gather outside a bank to buy tickets for upcoming final cricket match of Pakistan Super League, in Lahore, Pakistan, Thursday, March 02, 2017. It is supposed to be just a domestic Twenty20 final. But for the Pakistan Cricket Board it's a challenge to showcase the world that it's safe to play international sports in Pakistan. With just three days to go before Sunday's Pakistan Super League finale at the Gaddafi Stadium, still nobody is sure which eight foreign players will put aside their security fears and will eventually play the marque match at the Gaddafi Stadium. (AP Photo/K.M. Chaudary)

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A Pakistani police officer stands guard at an entry gate of Gaddafi stadium ahead of the final cricket match of Pakistan Super League, in Lahore, Pakistan, Thursday, March 02, 2017. It is supposed to be just a domestic Twenty20 final. But for the Pakistan Cricket Board it's a challenge to showcase the world that it's safe to play international sports in Pakistan. With just three days to go before Sunday's Pakistan Super League final at the Gaddafi Stadium, still nobody is sure which eight foreign players will put aside their security fears and will eventually play the marquee match at the Gaddafi Stadium. (AP Photo/K.M. Chaudary)

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Toronto Maple Leafs center Zach Hyman, left, puts Los Angeles Kings defenseman Drew Doughty into the boards during the first period of an NHL hockey game, Thursday, March 2, 2017, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

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Los Angeles Kings right wing Jarome Iginla, left, tries to shoot the puck as Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman Nikita Zaitsev, center, of Russia, and goalie Frederik Andersen, of Denmark, defend during the first period of an NHL hockey game, Thursday, March 2, 2017, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

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Toronto Maple Leafs goalie Frederik Andersen, of Denmark, stops a shot during the second period of the team's NHL hockey game against the Los Angeles Kings, Thursday, March 2, 2017, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

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Los Angeles Kings defenseman Jake Muzzin, left, and Toronto Maple Leafs center Zach Hyman vie for the puck during the first period of an NHL hockey game, Thursday, March 2, 2017, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

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Serbia's Novak Djokovic greets the crowd as he leaves the court after loosing against Australia's Nick Kyrgios during a quarterfinal match of the Mexican Tennis Open in Acapulco, Mexico, Thursday March 2, 2017. (AP Photo/Enric Marti)