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Cam Talbot gets shutout as Calgary Flames beat Dallas Stars 2-0 in NHL playoffs

Cam Talbot gets shutout as Calgary Flames beat Dallas Stars 2-0 in NHL playoffs

EDMONTON — The Dallas Stars blitzed Calgary Flames goalie Cam Talbot with shots early Friday night, and that was just fine by him.

Horvat scores in OT, Canucks beat Blues for 2-0 series lead

EDMONTON — Bo Horvat scored on a breakaway at 5:55 of overtime Friday night to give the Vancouver Canucks a 4-3 victory over the defending champion St. Louis Blues and a 2-0 lead in the Western Conference series.
'Exceptional human being:' Alberta doctor killed in clinic remembered at vigil

'Exceptional human being:' Alberta doctor killed in clinic remembered at vigil

RED DEER, Alta. — Alejandra Rojas knew she'd found the perfect physician when she first met Dr. William Reynolds. It was 14 years ago, when she didn't yet know English. She walked into the Village Mall Walk-in Clinic in Red Deer, Alta.
Bo Horvat scores in overtime as Canucks beat Blues 4-3 in NHL playoff action

Bo Horvat scores in overtime as Canucks beat Blues 4-3 in NHL playoff action

EDMONTON — Bo Horvat and the Vancouver Canucks' power play are on fire, torching the defending Stanley Cup champion St. Louis Blues in the NHL playoffs.
Fatal COVID-19 outbreak over at Edmonton hospital; 84 new cases in Alberta

Fatal COVID-19 outbreak over at Edmonton hospital; 84 new cases in Alberta

EDMONTON — The Misericordia Community Hospital in Edmonton has started a phased reopening following a COVID-19 outbreak linked to 58 cases, including 11 patient deaths.
Burakovsky scores late, Avalanche beat Coyotes 3-2

Burakovsky scores late, Avalanche beat Coyotes 3-2

EDMONTON — The Colorado Avalanche expected a big push from Arizona after the Coyotes spent most of Game 1 on their heels.
Winning ticket for Oilers 50/50 delayed another week as team processes refunds

Winning ticket for Oilers 50/50 delayed another week as team processes refunds

EDMONTON — Officials with the Edmonton Oilers say it could be another week before they draw a winning ticket for a record-setting 50/50 raffle. The pot for the Aug.
'So sorry:' Man pleads guilty for gas-and-dash death of gas station owner

'So sorry:' Man pleads guilty for gas-and-dash death of gas station owner

WETASKIWIN, Alta. — A man who was charged after an Alberta gas station owner was killed in a gas-and-dash apologized to the victim's distraught family after pleading guilty to manslaughter. Ki Yun Jo, 54, was killed on Oct.
Record lumber prices adding thousands of dollars to new home building costs

Record lumber prices adding thousands of dollars to new home building costs

CALGARY — Soaring lumber and wood panel prices are adding thousands of dollars to the cost of building a home in Canada as strong renovation and new housing demand outstrip supply.
Dallas Stars find scoring mojo, beat Calgary 5-4 to tie NHL playoff series

Dallas Stars find scoring mojo, beat Calgary 5-4 to tie NHL playoff series

EDMONTON — The goal-starved Dallas Stars found their offensive mojo just in time to keep from going deep in the hole in the NHL playoffs.