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The Ottawa Senators have dealt goaltender Ben Bishop to the Tampa Bay Lightning in exchange for forward Cory Conacher and a fourth-round draft pick. Michael Jordan Schuhe Deutschland . Bishop has appeared in 13 games with the Senators this season, posting an 8-5 record, a .922 save percentage and a 2.45 goals-against average. “Ben came in here and saved us last year,” Senators general manager Bryan Murray said. “We think hes an NHL goaltender that will have a good record going forward, but to be fair to him with Robin Lehner on the way up here and Anderson ready to go again we just felt it was unfair to one of them. This helps him I hope and it helps us.” The Senators acquired Bishop prior to the 2012 trade deadline after the Blues were forced into making a decision to clear the teams crowded crease. “Its a little bit bittersweet,” said Bishop. “Ive developed some great friendships with the guys on this team and obviously its a playoff team, but on the other side Im very excited to go to Tampa.” Conacher, 23, has scored nine goals and 15 assists in 35 games with the Lightning this season. The five-foot-eight forward was signed as an undrafted free agent by the Lightning in March, 2012. The Burlington, Ontario-native currently ranks second in NHL rookie scoring behind only Florida Panthers forward Jonathan Huberdeau. Conacher becomes the Senators leading scorer upon acquisition. “If we need anything we need a point-getter,” Murray said. “I think he addresses one of those needs at least.” With Brian Elliott and Jaroslav Halak still under contract, the 67″ Bishop was in danger of becoming a Group 6 unrestricted free agent this past off-season. The Senators acquired him in exchange for a 2013 second-round draft pick. However, Craig Andersons three remaining years under contract and the strong play of 21-year-old Robin Lehner have left Bishops future in Ottawas crease uncertain. He is slated to become a restricted free agent at the end of this season, having signed a one-year deal worth $650,000 for this season. Bishop was originally drafted in the third round (85th overall) by the Blues at the 2005 NHL Entry Draft. He has appeared in 36 career NHL games between the Senators and Blues posting a 15-13-3 record with a career 2.58 goals-against average and a .911 save percentage. Air Jordan 6 Deutschland . Both players were last in the major leagues in 2011, and the Mets said Wednesday they will report to minor league camp. Air Jordan Basketballschuhe . Houston (9-9-12, 39 points) remains in a tie for third in the Eastern Conference with Philadelphia after the Union won 1-0 against Columbus. It was the Dynamos first win since a 3-2 victory over Real Salt Lake on Aug. AUBURN HILLS, Mich. — Dirk Nowitzki made two big shots down the stretch to lift Dallas to an important win. Afterward, he was still shaking his head. “This is one well take, but got to be better,” he said. “We got lucky.” The Mavericks blew a 15-point lead in the fourth quarter but recovered to beat the Detroit Pistons 102-99 on Friday night. Charlie Villanueva missed a 3-pointer in the final seconds that would have tied it, and Dallas pulled within 3 1/2 games of eighth-place Utah in the race for the last playoff spot in the Western Conference. Detroit took a 97-96 lead on a 3-pointer by Khris Middleton, but Nowitzki answered with an 18-footer from the right side and a 15-footer from the left, putting Dallas ahead by three. It was 100-99 after Villanueva caught teammate Jose Calderons airball and made a layup with 6 seconds left. Darren Collison hit two free throws for the Mavericks, and Villanueva missed from the left corner. “We did not do a good job in the fourth, but we held them off and got the win and that is a positive,” Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle said. “We made a couple mistakes on that last play. We blew the coverage, but we got lucky.” It was the opener of a four-game road trip for the Mavericks that might represent their last chance to start making up ground and extend their streak of playoff appearances to 13 seasons. O.J. Mayo scored 22 points, going 5 of 8 from 3-point range. Teammate Mike James was 4 of 6. Dallas shot 11 of 21 from beyond the arc. Brandon Knight scored 21 points for the Pistons. Detroit coach Lawrence Frank missed his second straight game because of a personal matter, and assistant Brian Hill filled in. “The only thing I can say is after being very disappointed with our effort in the first half defensively and the game-plan mistakes we had, I thoughtt our guys took the challenge in the second half and gave us a much better effort defensively,” Hill said. Air Jordan Basketballschuhe Kaufen. “We got a couple good looks at the end. They didnt fall.” Down 88-73 in the fourth, Detroit started its rally by scoring six straight points. The Pistons were still down 95-88 when Middleton and Villanueva made consecutive 3-pointers to set up a tense finish. Brandan Wright scored 14 points for the Mavericks, and Nowitzki and James added 12 each. Greg Monroe had 14 points and 10 rebounds for Detroit. Middleton, a rookie who was taken in the second round of last years draft, scored a season-high 14 points. Hed scored 37 all season prior to the game. “Everyone wants to play in the fourth quarter, because thats money time,” Middleton said. “I have confidence in my shot, and so do my teammates, so I was going to take it when I got an open look. Thats my job.” Dallas led 76-71 after three quarters, then started the fourth on a 12-2 run capped by two 3-pointers by Vince Carter. Knight then missed a layup while alone on a fast break, and it looked as though the Mavericks would have little trouble closing out the game. It turned out Detroit had one more run left, but the Pistons still lost for the seventh time in eight games. “They are a resilient team,” Carlisle said. “They have young guys that have turned into fighters. Lawrence and Brian Hill have done a great job with them and they are going to get better and better.” NOTES: Dallas now plays at Minnesota, Milwaukee and San Antonio. The Mavericks are in the middle of a stretch in which they play seven of eight on the road. … Detroits Kyle Singler went crashing into the scorers table after being fouled near midcourt in the final seconds of the third quarter. He made two of three free throws to cut the deficit to five. ‘ ‘ ‘

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