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Bundy stymies Blue Jays and Orioles hit 2 HRs in 3-1 victory

Bundy stymies Blue Jays and Orioles hit 2 HRs in 3-1 victory

BALTIMORE — Dylan Bundy struck out eight over seven impressive innings, and…

Bundy stymies Blue Jays and Orioles hit 2 HRs in 3-1 victory
2015 coaching carousel pays off for Leafs, Oilers, Columbus

2015 coaching carousel pays off for Leafs, Oilers, Columbus

Mike Babcock, John Tortorella and Todd McLellan have plenty in common these…

2015 coaching carousel pays off for Leafs, Oilers, Columbus

Rogers relishing Canadian NHL teams headed to playoffs

What a difference a year makes. Last April, Scott Moore, president of…

Pistons blow 20-point lead, lose to Raptors, 105-102

Pistons blow 20-point lead, lose to Raptors, 105-102

Pistons blow 20-point lead, lose to Raptors, 105-102 DETROIT — Jonas Valanciunas’…

Pistons blow 20-point lead, lose to Raptors, 105-102
Prosecutor: Convict pro gambler linked to golfer Mickelson

Prosecutor: Convict pro gambler linked to golfer Mickelson

NEW YORK (AP) — A prosecutor urged a jury on Wednesday to…

Prosecutor: Convict pro gambler linked to golfer Mickelson
Gushue posts ninth straight victory

Gushue posts ninth straight victory

EDMONTON — The numbers are in Brad Gushue’s favour at the Ford…

Gushue posts ninth straight victory
Washington Capitals left winger Alex Ovechkin skates before NHL hockey action against the Toronto Maple Leafs in Toronto, on Tuesday, April 4, 2017. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn

While some players pan NHL Olympic decision, Ovechkin threatens to ignore it

TORONTO — Erik Karlsson called it “crap.” Alex Ovechkin threatened outright disobedience.…

Washington Capitals left winger Alex Ovechkin skates before NHL hockey action against the Toronto Maple Leafs in Toronto, on Tuesday, April 4, 2017. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn
China coach Marcel Rocque speaks to skip Rui Liu during the 10th draw against Canada at the Men’s World Curling Championships in Edmonton, Tuesday, April 4, 2017. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward

China coach Rocque back in familiar venue

EDMONTON — Sometimes when China curling coach Marcel Rocque strolls on the…

China coach Marcel Rocque speaks to skip Rui Liu during the 10th draw against Canada at the Men’s World Curling Championships in Edmonton, Tuesday, April 4, 2017. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward
Gushue beats China to remain unbeaten

Gushue beats China to remain unbeaten

EDMONTON — Canada’s Brad Gushue defeated China’s Rui Liu 9-4 on Tuesday…

Gushue beats China to remain unbeaten

Sportsnet hockey boss backs NHL move to skip Olympics

TORONTO — While fans and players have expressed disappointment and anger over…

Finland in semifinals after 4-0 victory over Sweden

PLYMOUTH, Mich. (AP) — Finland goalie Noora Raty finally enjoyed a bit…

Mickelson says tour players ‘loose’ with marking balls

Mickelson says tour players ‘loose’ with marking balls

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — If Phil Mickelson were in charge, Lexi Thompson…

Mickelson says tour players ‘loose’ with marking balls
Whitecaps set to host Tigres in Champs League

Whitecaps set to host Tigres in Champs League

VANCOUVER — The Vancouver Whitecaps often find themselves practising in torrential rain.…

Whitecaps set to host Tigres in Champs League
Pacers boost playoff hopes with comeback over Raptors

Pacers boost playoff hopes with comeback over Raptors

Paacers 108 Raptors 90 INDIANAPOLIS — Lance Stephenson charged up the Pacers…

Pacers boost playoff hopes with comeback over Raptors
Redemption: Tar Heels take NCAA title, 71-65, over Gonzaga

Redemption: Tar Heels take NCAA title, 71-65, over Gonzaga

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — It’s OK, Carolina, you can open your eyes.…

Redemption: Tar Heels take NCAA title, 71-65, over Gonzaga
Team Canada skip Brad Gushue makes a shot as lead Geoff Walker, left, and second Brett Gallant look on during the 7th draw against Scotland at the Men’s World Curling Championships in Edmonton, Monday, April 3, 2017. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward

Gushue dumps Scotland 8-2 at curling worlds

EDMONTON — Canada’s Brad Gushue wanted to build on his team’s strong…

Team Canada skip Brad Gushue makes a shot as lead Geoff Walker, left, and second Brett Gallant look on during the 7th draw against Scotland at the Men’s World Curling Championships in Edmonton, Monday, April 3, 2017. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward

NHL won’t participate in 2018 Olympics

It appears the 2018 Winter Olympics will lack the star power of…

Matthews officially owns top rookie season in Leafs history

Matthews officially owns top rookie season in Leafs history

If it wasn’t evident already, it’s now official. Auston Matthews has put…

Matthews officially owns top rookie season in Leafs history

Prout suspended two games for hit on Flyers’ Gudas

The Devils will be without defenseman Dalton Prout for Tuesday’s rematch with…

CFLPA unhappy with rehabilitation issue

TORONTO — Brian Ramsay finds it hard to believe the CFL Players’…