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August 17, 2018 1:50 AM Alberta ready to join B.C. and Ontario as junior A lacrosse powerhouse

“It’s growing and we’re getting better and everybody’s contributing,” said Vetere, who pointed to the 2016 Minto Cup as an example of Alberta’s growth as a lacrosse power. That year the Mountaineers beat a team from both Ontario and British Columbia in the same event for the first time in history. “We have a lot of coaches and ex-players that are coming 14

July 10, 2018 11:45 PM Canadian lacrosse team was unified by labour standoff

NETANYA, Israel — Canada will begin its defence of its world lacrosse title with precious little preparation time on the field. But players say team unity is already ironclad after joining together in a labour standoff with the Canadian Lacrosse Association. The Canadians didn’t have a full roster playing together until last week’s training camp, but just a couple 16

June 21, 2018 12:57 PM U.S. universities quiet on ties to team doctor in sexual abuse inquiry

The resume says he was a medical resident at Rutgers from 1974-75; a research fellow in medicine at Harvard Medical School and Boston’s Peter Bent Brigham Hospital from 1975-77; and a fellow in sports medicine at Children’s Hospital Medical Center in Boston before becoming an Ohio State assistant professor. The resume also lists him as a “physician for university 16

May 16, 2018 10:11 PM Talks stall between Canadian Lacrosse Association, players` association

The NLTPA also informed the CLA that until their conditions were met, they would not play for Canada in any tournament. The men’s field world championships is the first tournament on the calendar since the strike began. Although the CLA has made an offer to the NLTPA, it is only for the 34 players in the top tier of the senior men’s field team pool. Those 23

February 17, 2018 10:09 PM Drake puts spotlight on Canadian hockey player Sarah Nurse

Drake, the chart-topping musician and Toronto-based sports fan, posted an Instagram story that paid flirty tribute to the Canadian winger, competing at the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang. PYEONGCHANG, SOUTH KOREA—Laura Schuler, the head coach of Canada’s women’s Olympic hockey team, interrupted practice to deliver a message on Saturday. “We’re here to win a gold medal 56

December 20, 2017 1:50 AM Canadian field lacrosse pioneer Dave Huntley dies at 60

Huntley was a driving force behind the evolution of field lacrosse in Canada over the past four decades. OTTAWA—Canadian field lacrosse pioneer Dave Huntley died at the age of 60 on Monday, the Canadian Lacrosse Association has announced. Huntley, from Toronto, was a driving force behind the evolution of field lacrosse in Canada over the past four decades 31

November 27, 2017 9:17 PM Maple Leafs at Calgary Flames: Game preview

The Flames’ Jaromir Jagr and Leafs’ Patrick Marleau represent over 3,500 games played and over 40 combined seasons of NHL service. Hockey fans continue to enjoy watching Jagr suit up, whose career continues to roll along at age 45. A living legend, Jagr has appeared in 14 of the Flames’ 22 games to date, with a goal and five assists. He’s played 1,725 career 35

August 29, 2017 7:25 PM Toronto's Air Canada Centre to be renamed Scotiabank Arena

Name of the home of the Maple Leafs and the Raptors to change on July 1, 2018 The home of the NHL's Maple Leafs and NBA's Raptors will become Scotiabank Arena next year under a 20-year sponsorship agreement between Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment and Scotiabank. Air Canada has held the naming rights to the arena since it opened on Feb. 19, 1999. "For the past 18 years 54

July 23, 2017 1:48 AM Canada falls to U.S. in women’s lacrosse World Cup final

Silver is Canada’s third World Cup medal in a row. GUILDFORD, ENGLAND—Erica Evans and Alie Jimerson had two goals apiece as Canada lost to the United States 10-5 on Saturday in the gold-medal game of the women’s lacrosse World Cup. Dana Dobbie had the other goal for the Canadians, who limited the Americans’ high powered offence that had scored 125 goals 21

July 21, 2017 1:44 AM Canada to play for gold at women's lacrosse World Cup

Team advances with overtime win vs. Australia ​Canada will play for gold at the women's lacrosse World Cup after downing Australia 8-6 in overtime in the semifinals on Thursday in Guildford, England. Goaltender Katie Donohoe was a difference maker for the Canadian squad, stopping 12-of-18 shots to earn game MVP honours. It sets up a date with the United 17