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Maple Leafs’ Auston Matthews goes out the way he came in, on fire

Monday  09:35,   24 april 2017
Sportsnet

Maple Leafs’ Auston Matthews goes out the way he came in, on fireAs Toronto’s only two members selected to play for Team North America at the World Cup of Hockey, Rielly began skating with Auston Matthews – the much-hyped first-overall draft pick –[...]

Blue Jays manager John Gibbons ejected after disputed walk

Monday  07:51,   24 april 2017
Sportsnet

Blue Jays manager John Gibbons ejected after disputed walkGibbons was angered Sunday when Kole Calhoun was awarded first base after what De Jesus apparently deemed to be an illegal quick-pitch from Toronto starter Marcus[...]

Canada downs France at world mixed doubles curling championship

Monday  07:51,   24 april 2017
Sportsnet

Canada downs France at world mixed doubles curling championship on Sunday after a 9-1 victory over France.Winnipeg’s Reid Carruthers and Edmonton’s Joanne Courtney finished the victory in just six ends to improve to 2-0. Canada is tied for first[...]

Canada returns to Fed Cup World Group II with win over Kazakhstan

Monday  07:51,   24 april 2017
Sportsnet

Canada returns to Fed Cup World Group II with win over KazakhstanThe Canadians won the play-off over Kazakhstan 3-2 and return to World Group II for the first time since February[...]

MacArthur scores in OT to lift Sens into 2nd round

Monday  07:50,   24 april 2017
MSN

MacArthur scores in OT to lift Sens into 2nd roundMacArthur, who missed all but the last four regular-season games after suffering a concussion in training camp, scored the winner on a power play 6:30 into overtime Sunday as the Ottawa Senators beat [...]

Canada’s Abel, Imbeau-Dulac earn silver medal at diving World Series

Monday  07:50,   24 april 2017
Sportsnet

Canada’s Abel, Imbeau-Dulac earn silver medal at diving World SeriesAbel, of Laval, Que., and Imbeau-Dulac of St. Lazare, Que., scored 311.55 points to finish behind China’s Han Wang and Zheng Li, who won gold with 335.10 points. Australia’s[...]

Stroman pitches complete game in Blue Jays win over Angels

Monday  06:55,   24 april 2017
Sportsnet

Stroman pitches complete game in Blue Jays win over AngelsHe pitched a seven-hitter and Devon Travis hit a go-ahead, two-run homer during a four-run eighth inning in the Blue Jays’ 6-2 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on[...]

Karlsson admits to playing 1st round with 2 hairline fractures in heel

Monday  06:55,   24 april 2017
theScore

Karlsson admits to playing 1st round with 2 hairline fractures in heelFollowing the Ottawa Senators' dramatic Game 6 overtime win over the Boston Bruins on Sunday - to send them to the second round - Karlsson admitted he played the series with two[...]

Leafs’ Marner working through struggles ahead of do-or-die Game 6

Sunday  23:18,   23 april 2017
Sportsnet

Maple Leafs rookie Mitch Marner may have four points in this first-round series against Washington, but he knows that he hasn’t been at his best so far. "I’ve got to have more patience with the puck," Marner said Sunday before Game 6 at Air Canada[...]

Like Babcock, Shattenkirk hoping to greet Verizon staff, but in Round 2

Sunday  23:18,   23 april 2017
theScore

Like Babcock, Shattenkirk hoping to greet Verizon staff, but in Round 2Two days after Mike Babcock bid Verizon Center staff farewell with "See you in a couple days," Capitals defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk said he shares the Maple Leafs head coach's[...]

A Sharks fan rained popcorn on the Oilers bench as San Jose was eliminated

Sunday  23:17,   23 april 2017
FOXSports

A salty fan dumped some salty treats all over Edmonton's bench after a series-clinching goal.Not only did the Edmonton Oilers wrap up their series with the San Jose Sharks on Saturday night, they also got free[...]

Steve Kerr reportedly was in excruciating pain as Warriors try to diagnose his 'illness'

Sunday  23:16,   23 april 2017
FOXSports

Kerr expected to miss the rest of the first-round seriesThe Golden State Warriors are in total control of their first-round series after their come-from-behind 119-113 win over the Blazers on Saturday night to take a 3-0 lead. But as Golden State[...]

London Marathon runner carried over line by fellow runner

Sunday  22:51,   23 april 2017
MSN

London Marathon runner carried over line by fellow runnerMatthew Rees encountered the staggering racer as the pair rounded the final stretch in front of Buckingham Palace on[...]

Djokovic should seek Federer's advice, says former mentor

Sunday  21:45,   23 april 2017
Reuters

Djokovic should seek Federer's advice, says former mentorDjokovic has suffered a spectacular fall from grace since he captured his maiden French Open title last June for his 12th major honor, completing a career slam of winning all four of the[...]

No, the Canadiens should absolutely not trade Carey Price

Sunday  21:45,   23 april 2017
theScore

Look, it's only natural to want change after a premature playoff exit, but dealing Carey Price would be asinine. The Montreal Canadiens fell short of expectations again this season, but trading away the Hart and Vezina Trophy winner is not the[...]