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January 15, 2019 12:26 AM Avalanche fortunate not to have been buried in the West during slide

“It’s a tough test for us right now, what we’re going through,” Landeskog said. “A lot of guys in this dressing room haven’t gone through things like this at this level. Last year, we didn’t have a stretch like this of six weeks without a whole lot of wins. We have to stick together.” The Leafs, by comparison, had earned 12 points since Dec. 19. If they had earned 90

January 10, 2019 10:14 PM Postmedia’s Paul Godfrey passes baton to Andrew MacLeod, who takes on CEO’s job

TORONTO - Paul Godfrey is stepping down as CEO of Postmedia Network Canada Corp. but will remain as executive chairman of the company, which owns the National Post, other newspapers and digital publications. Andrew MacLeod, who has been Godfrey’s second in command since 2016, becomes Postmedia’s chief executive officer. The announcements came as the owner 27

January 8, 2019 11:10 PM Hey Vince Carter, nice to see you again. Welcome home

The last time Vince Carter was a Toronto Raptor YouTube hadn’t been invented yet, among other things, which is a little like Dorothy Parker existing before Twitter. On Tuesday, Vince returned to Toronto again, on a seventh different team since he left his greatest and only enduring NBA home. He is 41 years old, all of a sudden. Is this the last time he comes 32

January 8, 2019 2:44 PM Scotiabank may find path to exit Thanachart in Thai bank merger

A bank merger in Thailand may finally give Bank of Nova Scotia a path to retreat from the Southeast Asian nation after three years of trying. Thai lenders Thanachart Bank PCL and TMB Bank PCL are in talks to merge in a deal supported by Thailand’s government. Such a transaction could give Canada’s Scotiabank — which owns 49 per cent of Bangkok-based 26

January 7, 2019 2:57 PM New York City firefighter plunges to death from overpass

Pollard is the 1,151st member of the FDNY to die in the line of duty, the statement said. He comes from a family of firefighters including his father, Ray Pollard, of Ladder 102 in Brooklyn, and his brother Ray Pollard Jr., who is a member of Ladder Company 114. Survivors also include his mother. Police Commissioner James O’Neill tweeted early Monday 17

January 7, 2019 3:42 AM Xander Schauffele wins Tournament of Champions with record round

KAPALUA, HAWAII—Xander Schauffele tied the Plantation course record with an 11-under 62 on Sunday, and he needed every shot to beat Gary Woodland by one shot and win the Sentry Tournament of Champions. His fortunes turned quickly, and it got better with every hole. He ran off three straight birdies. He chipped in from the front of the green on the par-5 ninth 16

January 4, 2019 4:33 AM Price leads Canadiens to win over Canucks

MONTREAL—Carey Price shared his key for success after Thursday night’s 2-0 win over the Vancouver Canucks. Price returned from a lower-body injury that caused him to miss three games, and made 33 saves for his second shutout of the season. Canadiens defenceman Jordie Benn added: “Those glove saves, they make me giggle on the bench that’s for sure. He was solid 25

December 29, 2018 11:45 PM Wizards’ John Wall likely to have heel surgery, out at least six months

Washington Wizards point guard John Wall has been told he needs surgery to address bone spurs in his left heel, a procedure that would keep the five-time all-star sidelined for at least six months. Wizards coach Scott Brooks said it is “likely” Wall will have the surgery, though the team’s medical staff was still collecting information and going through 26

December 20, 2018 5:09 PM Welcome to Marwen reduces true-life tale to feel-good Hollywood drivel

The documentary tells the true story about an upstate New York man nearly beaten to death by five drunken thugs who finds a path to recovery and artistic expression through the creation of a fantasy world of miniature Second World War town where good triumphs over bad. It’s actually a pretty tough film to watch. Welcome to Marwen is also a tough film to watch 27

December 19, 2018 6:09 PM Olympic silver medallist Kevin Reynolds retires from competitive figure skating

He also won a gold medal in men’s singles competition at the ISU Four Continents Championships in Osaka, Japan, and bronze in the junior men’s event at the 2006 ISU Grand Prix Final in Sofia, Bulgaria. “Despite an encouraging start to the season with a new personal best short program, I was unable to maintain this form and my body has started to tell me it has had enough 33