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November 30, 2018 7:56 PM Leafs’ Marner graduates with honours from ‘primary’ school

The depth of the Leafs’ lineup — even in the absence of restricted free-agent William Nylander, and during Auston Matthews’ absence with a shoulder injury — goes a long way. The Leafs have four lines built on speed, skill and puck control, allowing Marner a bit more room to freelance than others. “We’re not three or four guys dangerous; we’re three and four lines 123

November 30, 2018 3:06 PM Championship weekend sets up SEC play-in and Murray’s Heisman push

College football closes its regular season with championship weekend, leading to selection Sunday when the playoff is set and the bowls are matchups are finalized. This is the first season in FBS where each of the 10 conferences has a championship game, but as a bonus there are some regular-season games sprinkled in to the slate. Teams such as Virginia 137

November 27, 2018 6:57 PM Auston Matthews says he’s ready to return to Leafs lineup

“We’re not sure, we’ll sit down with (medical staff) and talk ... he looked fine out there today so well see how he is,” Leafs coach Mike Babcock said. “He’s a real good player, we’d love to have him back. He’s worked hard, and he had the opportunity to work hard (during his layoff), which is always helpful for him.” Babcock said he has yet to determine 111

November 26, 2018 3:52 PM Two-time Olympic rower Vandor named Canada’s chef de mission for Pan Am Games

Two-time Olympic rower Douglas Vandor will be Canada’s chef de mission at this summer’s Pan American Games in Lima, Peru. The 44-year-old native of Dewittville, Que., rowed in men’s lightweight double sculls at the Beijing Games in 2008 and in London in 2012. Vandor rowed for Canada for more than a decade, capturing eight World Cup medals and three world 91

November 26, 2018 4:44 AM Coyotes deal Strome and Perlini to Blackhawks for Schmaltz

CHICAGO—The Blackhawks traded Nick Schmaltz to the Arizona Coyotes for Dylan Strome and Brendan Perlini in a swap involving three former NHL first-round picks. Schmaltz is off to a slow start with two goals and nine assists in 23 games, but the forward is just 22 years old and coming off a breakout season. He was selected by Chicago with the 20th pick in the 2014 draft 139

November 26, 2018 4:25 AM Monday NHL preview: Boston Bruins at Toronto Maple Leafs

Two of the game’s most dynamic wingers will be on display. Boston’s David Pastrnak is among the league leaders with 17 goals, including a hat trick against the Leafs on Nov. 10, but has been cold of late — a lone assists in his last five games. Mitch Marner leads the Leafs with 30 points, half of them (two goals, 13 assists) since Auston Matthews (shoulder) 155

November 22, 2018 10:10 PM Canada faces Hong Kong in final bid to qualify for 2019 Rugby World Cup

“They’re players here who have been involved in big games before,” said Jones. The lone change from the team that defeated Germany last Saturday is on the wing where Taylor Paris replaces the injured Matt Evans. Prop Hubert Buydens, a veteran of the 2011 and 2015 World Cups, is set to win his 50th cap. Friendship will have to be put aside Friday. Jones 153

November 21, 2018 2:59 AM Game Centre: Raptors beat buzzer to edge Magic

For the third time in four games, a Raptors contest came down to the wire. For the first time in those games, Toronto came out on top — 93-91 over the red-hot Orlando Magic, who had won three in a row. It was all about Danny Green in the final minute of play. With the visitors up by two and 10 seconds on the clock, the 31-year-old veteran slipped up defensively 101

November 20, 2018 9:34 PM Ex-Leafs coach and player Dan Maloney dead at 68

He had 192 goals and 259 assists over 737 games. A feared pugilist, he also piled up 1,489 penalty minutes. Maloney went into coaching after his playing career ended following the 1981-82 season, spending two seasons as an assistant coach with the Maple Leafs before being promoted to head coach. He coached the Leafs for the 1984-85 and 1985-86 seasons 80

November 20, 2018 3:23 PM Jays prospect Conine admits ‘utmost embarrassment’ for failed drug test, won’t appeal

Toronto Blue Jays prospect Griffin Conine will not challenge a 50-game suspension he was handed on Monday after a failed drug test. Conine, 21, the son of former major-league outfielder Jeff Conine, will miss the first month and a half of the 2019 season after he tested positive for the banned stimulant ritalinic acid under the minor-league drug program 129