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Despite new, unfamiliar variables, Habs undaunted by top-seeded Golden Knights

LAS VEGAS — From the Manitoba prairie to the Mojave Desert, from largely empty arenas to a capacity crowd: not a lot about Monday's Stanley Cup semifinal opener in Las Vegas will be familiar to the Montreal Canadiens.

Canada's women's basketball team improves to 2-0 at AmeriCup with win over Brazil

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — A day after trouncing the U.S.

Denmark team doctor says Eriksen's heart stopped before resuscitation

COPENHAGEN — Denmark's team doctor said Sunday that Christian Eriksen's heart stopped and that “he was gone” before being resuscitated with a defibrillator at the European Championship.

Dumfries heads late goal to give the Netherlands a 3-2 victory over Ukraine

AMSTERDAM — Denzel Dumfries made up for an earlier mistake by heading in an 85th-minute winning goal Sunday, giving the Netherlands a 3-2 victory over Ukraine at the European Championship.

Late goals lift Austria 3-1 over North Macedonia at the European Championship

BUCHAREST — The Austrians finally earned a victory at the European Championship, getting the goals they needed from the bench.

Sterling scored his first tournament goal to give England a 1-0 victory over Croatia

LONDON — Raheem Sterling grew up in the shadow of Wembley Stadium as it was being rebuilt, even getting a tattoo of its famous arch on his left forearm.

Hernández belted a pair of three-run homers over the Green Monster in Jays' rout

BOSTON — Teoscar Hernández belted a pair of three-run homers over the Green Monster — two of Toronto’s eight longballs — and Marcus Semien extended his road hitting streak to 26 games as the Blue Jays pounded the Boston Red Sox 18-4 on Sunday.

Djokovic rallies to beat Tsitsipas in French Open final for his 19th Grand Slam title

PARIS — Novak Djokovic left the court to go the locker room for a little chat with himself after dropping the first two sets of the French Open final Sunday.

Canada's Mislawchuk races to World Triathlon Cup victory in Mexico

HUATULCO, Mexico — Canada's Tyler Mislawchuk raced to victory at the World Triathlon Cup on Sunday, the final men's race of the Olympic qualifying period. The 26-year-old from Oak Bluff, Man.
Canada coach Bev Priestman hopes to see improved performance against Brazil

Canada coach Bev Priestman hopes to see improved performance against Brazil

After taking a "little bit of a step backwards" in a scoreless draw against the Czech Republic, Canada coach Bev Priestman wants to see improvements against Brazil on Monday in her team's final outing before the Olympic roster is finalized.