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December 30, 2018 2:55 AM Game Centre: Listless Maple Leafs schooled by Islanders in rout

They were at 42 points exactly a year ago with him; they were at exactly 42 points this year, without him, before picking up two here. Slick soph Barzal has picked up much of the slack, leading the squad in points yet putting up only seven goals. Until he got to Toronto: Goal No. 8, No. 9, No. 10. Deflection through the pegs put Islanders up 2-0, redirection 164

December 29, 2018 1:48 AM Saturday NHL preview: New York Islanders at Toronto Maple Leafs

Two players who were the best of friends during John Tavares’ nine years with the Islanders will face off for the first time since Tavares signed with the Leafs. Winger Josh Bailey sat second on the Islanders in points with 28 through Thursday, while Tavares led the Leafs in goals with 24 before Friday’s date with the Blue Jackets. The Islanders had won four of their 153

December 29, 2018 12:50 AM Auston Matthews, Mike Bossy and the joy of flex

The day Matthews began getting free sticks as a top prospect “was a big sigh of relief for them, for sure.” Matthews now uses a Bauer model that’s far lighter and whippier than anything available in Bossy’s era. “My go-to shot back then was the snap shot,” Bossy said. “Whereas today it looks like they’re using a hybrid of what I’d call an old-time wrister 252

December 28, 2018 8:41 PM Two Laurier professors sue former TA Lindsay Shepherd over recording of disciplinary meeting

At the heart of both suits is a 2017 meeting between the professors, a Laurier staff member and Shepherd, who was then a teaching assistant in Rambukkana’s communications class. According to Peterson’s unproven statement of claim, the disciplinary meeting was called after Shepherd showed students an excerpt of a TVOntario broadcast in which Peterson 153

December 27, 2018 11:05 PM Maple Leafs’ Auston Matthews voted as Atlantic Division all-star captain

Auston Matthews’ selection as one of four captains for the NHL’s all-star game reflects the impact he’s had on the league in just his third season with the Maple Leafs. Fans voted the star centre as captain of the Atlantic Division all-stars for the annual event, being held Jan. 25-26 in San Jose. Nathan MacKinnon (Central), Connor McDavid (Pacific) 171

December 27, 2018 5:00 PM Lifechanger’s body horror gives survival a new face

We follow an entity we come to know as Drew. When we first meet, Drew is a young woman in bed next to a dead body. Unfazed and even a bit bored, she’s soon up, disposing of the corpse, and resuming her life at her home — as soon as she figures out where that is. You see, Drew is something beyond human — a force that kills people like this unfortunate 230

December 27, 2018 3:42 AM Game Centre: Team Canada sends early message in rout of Denmark at world juniors

Well, the final was 14-0 for Canada and Morgan Frost, whose dad was kind of famous around Toronto, became the first on this team to become a household name, or at least to trend on Twitter. Frost got a hat trick — something he hasn’t done in his four years with the Soo Greyhounds — and had five points. Frost had four points in the first 22 minutes of the game. Frost 136

December 27, 2018 12:09 AM Canadian police presence on peacekeeping missions hits 13-year low

OTTAWA—The number of Canadian police officers on UN missions has reached its lowest point in more than a decade despite a shortage of such personnel on many peacekeeping operations and a Liberal promise to address it. New figures from the United Nations show there were 15 Canadian police officers participating in peacekeeping missions at the end of November 167

December 24, 2018 3:27 PM Toronto stock index, loonie start week moderately lower as U.S. markets plunge

The S&P/TSX composite index was down 45.80 points at 13,889.64 after the first 90 minutes of a shortened trading day. The Toronto Stock Exchange closes at 1 p.m. and reopens Thursday after a two-day holiday. In New York, the Dow Jones industrial average was down 309.15 points at 22,136.22. The S&P 500 index was down 19.05 points at 2,397.83, while the Nasdaq 136

December 24, 2018 2:59 PM Air Canada gets regulatory OK to buy Aeroplan

Under their agreement, Air Canada will buy the Aeroplan business from Aimia for cash and also assume $1.9 billion of liabilities to points holders — partially backed by two banks that offer Aeroplan credit cards. Toronto-Dominion Bank and the Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce will pay Air Canada about $1.2 billion in total. The banks and Visa have agreed 172