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Oilers score 3 in second-period, rally to beat Sabres 4-3

Oilers score 3 in second-period, rally to beat Sabres 4-3

BUFFALO, N.Y. — Oilers coach Ken Hitchcock says he wasn't thanking his lucky stars when the Buffalo Sabres muffed two chances to score into an open net in the final eight minutes of Edmonton's 4-3 win on Monday night.
Manitoba's McEwen yet to find stride at Canadian men's curling championship

Manitoba's McEwen yet to find stride at Canadian men's curling championship

BRANDON, Man. — The host province has hit turbulence at the Canadian men's curling championship.
Raptors, Rockets to play in Japan next preseason

Raptors, Rockets to play in Japan next preseason

MIAMI — Toronto and Houston will play a pair of preseason games in Japan next season. The NBA announced Monday night that the Raptors and Rockets will play on Oct. 8 and Oct. 10 at the Saitama Super Arena.
Hall of Famer (Terrible) Ted Lindsay remembered as a force on and off the ice

Hall of Famer (Terrible) Ted Lindsay remembered as a force on and off the ice

TORONTO — (Terrible) Ted Lindsay, a hard-nosed star winger who formed Detroit's famed Production Line with Gordie Howe and Sid Abel, has died. He was 93.
Alouettes veteran lineman Brodeur-Jourdain enjoying solid CFL career

Alouettes veteran lineman Brodeur-Jourdain enjoying solid CFL career

The Mr. Irrelevant of the 2008 CFL draft has quietly fashioned himself a solid career. Offensive lineman Luc Brodeur-Jourdain was the last player taken in that draft, going 48th overall to the Montreal Alouettes.

Six Canadian gamers among the 198 players eligible for the NBA 2K League draft

TORONTO — Six Canadian gamers are eligible for the NBA 2K league draft Tuesday at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y. There are 198 players eligible for the four-round draft featuring 21 teams.
Canada gets challenging draw for HSBC Canada Sevens with Fiji, Samoa and Kenya

Canada gets challenging draw for HSBC Canada Sevens with Fiji, Samoa and Kenya

Canada has been given a challenging draw with Fiji, Samoa and Kenya in Pool B at the HSBC Canada Sevens this weekend at Vancouver's B.C. Place Stadium.
Scoring, comebacks up as NHL GMs trumpet health of the game at meetings

Scoring, comebacks up as NHL GMs trumpet health of the game at meetings

BOCA RATON, Fla. — NHL general managers came to Florida at this time last year looking for clarity and consistency on goalie interference. In between their golf outings, fishing trips and pool-side chats, of course.

Canadian women to play Sweden for third place at Algarve Cup soccer tournament

ALMANCIL, Portugal — Canada will face Sweden for third place Wednesday at the Algarve Cup women's soccer tournament. Canada, ranked fifth in the world, tied No. 22 Iceland 0-0 in its opening match before defeating No.
Spanish midfielder Alejandro Pozuelo set to join Toronto FC in mid-March

Spanish midfielder Alejandro Pozuelo set to join Toronto FC in mid-March

Toronto FC GM Ali Curtis put in the miles to secure Alejandro Pozuelo, travelling three times to Belgium where the Spanish attacking midfielder captains Belgian league-leader KRC Genk.