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January 10, 2019 3:50 PM Canada's Milos Raonic to face home-nation Nick Kyrgios at Australian Open

On the women’s side, Eugenie Bouchard of Westmount, Que., is scheduled to play wild-card Shuai Peng of China. Bianca Andreescu of Mississauga won her second-round qualifying match Thursday — 6-2, 6-2 over Valentini Grammatikopoulou. Andreescu, who reached the final of the ASB Classic in New Zealand last weekend, began the week ranked No. 107 and needs 20

January 8, 2019 10:36 PM Sarah Thomas first female ref in NFL playoff history

Back in 2017, Thomas was an alternate for the Atlanta Falcons-Los Angeles Rams’ wild-card game but never took the field. She’s spent the last two seasons as a down judge, after starting out as a line judge. Thomas is in her fourth season as an NFL official. And in another move for equality, Terri Valentini, the NFL’s first female instant replay official 25

January 6, 2019 5:21 AM Cowboys edge Seahawks to reach divisonal round

Prescott, the NFL offensive rookie of the year in 2016 when the Cowboys lost to Green Bay at home as the top seed in the NFC, threw for 226 yards and had a 1-yard sneak for what appeared to be a clinching score before Tyler Lockett’s 53-yard catch set up a quick Seattle touchdown. Wilson’s 7-yard scoring pass to J.D. McKissic got the Seahawks within 28

January 6, 2019 1:30 AM Indianapolis Colts, Andrew Luck handle Houston Texans in NFL wild-card game

The Colts, who opened the season 1-5, continued an impressive run by winning their fifth straight and for the 10th time in 11 games. Saturday was their first playoff appearance since the AFC championship game loss at New England in the “Deflategate” game in the 2014 season. It was another good game in a splendid season for Luck, who grew up in a suburb 22

January 4, 2019 5:32 PM Leafs’ Andersen returns to practice, but Hutchinson will face Canucks

On Friday, Andersen participated in his first full practice since Dec. 27, when he was sidelined with a groin injury. Andersen won’t be available Saturday, but didn’t rule out returning to the nets early next week. The Leafs host the Nashville Predators on Monday. Sparks, meanwhile, has a concussiont and is no timetable for his return, which means the Leafs 24

December 16, 2018 4:33 AM Tkachuk’s goal in third period helps Flames clamp down on Wild

ST. PAUL, MINN.—Once the rough stuff was out of the way, the Calgary Flames settled in and clamped down on the Minnesota Wild. The surprise leaders of the Pacific Division, the Flames have proven this season to be feisty and flexible. Matthew Tkachuk scored the go-ahead goal midway through the third period, backup goalie David Rittich made 34 saves 20

December 16, 2018 2:32 AM Houston Texans, Deshaun Watson win, now one game off AFC’s best record

On third-and-10 from the 19, Darnold took off for 14 yards — and a holding call on Aaron Colvin put the ball on the 2. After Darnold was stopped for no gain on a quarterback draw, he handed the ball to McGuire who pushed up the middle — surrounded by a surging mass of blockers who helped shove him all the way into the end zone for the score. It set off a wild celebration 30

December 12, 2018 6:52 PM Canadian maple syrup production falls 22 per cent last year due cold winter

The total value of Canadian maple products fell 22 per cent to $384.4 million while the price of syrup remained relatively unchanged. The Federation of Quebec Maple Syrup Producers tapped its strategic reserves this year to avoid wild price swings or supply shortages. Quebec produces about 72 per cent of the world’s maple syrup, with the rest of Canada 28

December 10, 2018 9:46 PM Mayor John Tory says Toronto should have say over pot shops

Toronto council will debate on Thursday whether to opt out of provincial legislation permitting private cannabis stores to operate in the city beginning April 1. “It’s not that we want to ban cannabis sales, but we want some sort of mechanism that gives us local control,” said Councillor Gord Perks (Ward 4, Parkdale—High Park) comparing what’s happened 25

December 8, 2018 2:29 AM Flames’ Mark Giordano suspended two games for kneeing Wild’s Mikko Koivu

Giordano will miss Saturday’s home game against the Nashville Predators and Sunday’s game in Edmonton versus the Oilers. The Flames top the Pacific Division at 18-9-2. Calgary forward Ryan Lomberg also received a one-game suspension, on top of an automatic single-game ban announced earlier Friday, for a separate incident that occurred at the end of Thursday’s 28