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Toronto Raptors honour Hall of Famer Wayne Embry ahead of Boston game

Toronto Raptors honour Hall of Famer Wayne Embry ahead of Boston game

The Toronto Raptors paid homage to Hall of Famer and the team's senior adviser Wayne Embry on Friday.
Canadiens upset Penguins 2-0 to advance to first round of NHL playoffs

Canadiens upset Penguins 2-0 to advance to first round of NHL playoffs

TORONTO — Barely making the cut for the NHL's 24-team return to play, few hockey observers gave the Montreal Canadiens much of a chance in the qualification round against the Pittsburgh Penguins.
Man City seizes on mistakes to oust Madrid, reach CL QFs

Man City seizes on mistakes to oust Madrid, reach CL QFs

MANCHESTER, England — Eliminating the record 13-time champion has Manchester City players believing they can deliver the team's first Champions League title.
Coyotes advance with 4-3 overtime win over Predators

Coyotes advance with 4-3 overtime win over Predators

EDMONTON — The Arizona Coyotes got a reprieve when the post-season was expanded for the NHL's restarted season, only to face the distraction of their general manager resigning right before leaving for Edmonton.
Approval from Public Health Agency of Canada crucial for CFL quest for fed money

Approval from Public Health Agency of Canada crucial for CFL quest for fed money

TORONTO — The CFL's quest for federal funding in order to stage an abbreviated season received a huge boost Friday.
Flyers looking good in expanded playoffs, but Vigneault fine with 16-team format

Flyers looking good in expanded playoffs, but Vigneault fine with 16-team format

TORONTO — The Philadelphia Flyers have looked right at home playing in the NHL's expanded 24-team playoff format, but head coach Alain Vigneault isn't big on the idea of doing it for more than one season.

Islanders advance with 5-1 win over Panthers

TORONTO — The New York Islanders like to rely on defenceman Ryan Pulock's blistering point shot to help generate offence .
Canadian Julia (The Jewel) Budd to fight Jessy Miele in Bellator 244 co-main event

Canadian Julia (The Jewel) Budd to fight Jessy Miele in Bellator 244 co-main event

Canadian featherweight Julia (The Jewel) Budd will face Jessy (The Widowmaker) Miele on Aug. 21 in the co-main event of Bellator 244. It's the first fight for the 37-year-old from Port Moody, B.C.
Four potential buyers checking out the cash-strapped Toronto Wolfpack

Four potential buyers checking out the cash-strapped Toronto Wolfpack

TORONTO — Two new potential buyers are kicking the tires of the cash-strapped Toronto Wolfpack, bringing the number of interested parties to four.
Ottawa Aces add twin brothers Jay and Ted Chapelhow to rugby league roster

Ottawa Aces add twin brothers Jay and Ted Chapelhow to rugby league roster

OTTAWA — The Ottawa Aces have signed twin props Ted and James (Jay) Chapelhow. The 24-year-old brothers join the fledgling rugby league team from their hometown Widnes Vikings.