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July 13, 2018 10:26 PM Bo Levi Mitchell holds no grudge over low hit

The Calgary Stampeders quarterback attended the team’s rundown Friday, one day after its dominant 27-3 road win over the Ottawa Redblacks. But Mitchell only watched as he wore a sleeve on his injured right knee. Mitchell was injured with a little more than five minutes remaining in the second quarter when he was hit low by Ottawa defensive lineman Danny 8

July 10, 2018 12:29 PM IHOP changes its name back from IHOb

The chain originally hinted at a name change on Twitter at the beginning of June, as it first revealed the “IHOb” name. One week later, on June 11, the company officially announced the change. The name-change move accomplished what appears to have been its core goal: It got people talking. IHOP’s Word of Mouth Score rose in the week following its announcement 7

July 5, 2018 1:50 AM Quintero’s hat trick powers Minnesota over Toronto FC

Quintero got his first goal eight minutes into the match, splitting two defenders and firing into upper left corner for a 1-0 lead. His second goal, in the 52nd minute, was just off the fingertips of Toronto FC keeper Clint Irwin and his third came just five minutes later, bending in a shot from the left side, over Irwin’s fingertips and into the upper 95

July 4, 2018 2:45 PM Andersson the understated symbol of post-Zlatan Sweden at World Cup

ST. PETERSBURG, RUSSIA—A merry band of about a thousand yellow-clad Sweden fans stayed after the game, singing in a stand behind the goal and ignoring repeated requests from the stadium announcer to make their way out. Their team had just reached a World Cup quarterfinal for the first time in 24 years, and they were going to enjoy the moment. “It feels 13

July 1, 2018 8:52 PM Maple Leafs hit and miss on NHL free-agent market

A year ago, the speedy, age-defying winger arrived as the first real sign that an established NHL star believed in the Leafs’ rebuild featuring Auston Matthews and Mitch Marner. The 38-year-old didn’t disappoint with a 27-goal campaign. The Leafs believed they got the best third-line winger in the NHL, but Clarkson — based on the inflated contract — wanted 10

June 30, 2018 8:19 PM Uruguay knocks Cristiano Ronaldo and Portugal out of World Cup

Uruguay, a two-time champion that reached the semifinals at the 2010 World Cup, will next face France on Friday in Nizhny Novgorod. There was no goal from Ronaldo this time. Everywhere he went, the Portugal great was hounded by two or three Uruguayan defenders. It was Cavani who instead took the spotlight. He combined with Luis Suarez to compete a series 10

June 29, 2018 8:17 PM Olympic high jump champ Derek Drouin has ‘confusing nerve issues’ in neck

Drouin’s injury history reads like a med school textbook. He captured bronze at the 2012 London Olympics a year after rupturing two ligaments in his foot, an injury that required surgery to implant two metal screws. Shortly after winning gold at the 2016 Rio Olympics, he revealed he’d competed with two stress fractures in his lower back. Last season 10

June 28, 2018 9:51 PM Canadian boxers Vargas, Cook line up big paydays in the U.K

Earlier this month U.K.-based boxing power broker Eddie Hearn emailed local promoter Tyler Buxton hoping to set up a fight, and in less than two hours they had finalized a deal. On July 28 in London, English star Kell Brook will face Ajax native Brandon Cook for the right to fight for a world title. Hearn had a similarly-smooth negotiation with Toronto 14

June 27, 2018 8:30 PM Switzerland snags a spot in the World Cup round of 16

NIZHNY NOVGOROD, RUSSIA—Switzerland has qualified for the round of 16 at the World Cup despite twice losing the lead in a 2-2 draw with Costa Rica, which had already been eliminated. Costa Rica scored from Bryan Ruiz penalty kick in stoppage time to tie the match on Wednesday night, but it didn’t affect Switzerland’s progression as the second-place team in Group 12

June 27, 2018 4:25 PM Germany out in first round for first time since 1938 after stunning loss to South Korea

KAZAN, RUSSIA—Germany is out of the World Cup, the fourth defending champion in the last five tournaments to be eliminated in the group stage. The four-time champions lost to South Korea 2-0 Wednesday, allowing a pair of injury-time goals while knowing a 1-0 victory would have been enough to advance because of the result in the other group match 12