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  • Déjà vu: Bruins burn Habs for 2nd time in a week

    January 21, 2018 3:04 AM 6

    David Pastrnak scored two goals and set up another as the Boston Bruins defeated Montreal on Saturday night 4-1 to sweep a set of three games in an eight-day period over the Canadiens. Torey Krug had a goal and two assists and Riley Nash added an empty-net goal for Boston (27-10-8), which extended its point streak to 16 games (12-0-4). Max Pacioretty

  • Winnipeg Blue Bombers sign QB Darian Durant to 1-year contract

    January 21, 2018 2:35 AM 6

    Veteran quarterback will be backup to Bombers' Matt Nichols The Winnipeg Blue Bombers have landed a veteran quarterback to backup Matt Nichols. The Bombers announced late Saturday evening they have signed a one-year contract with Darian Durant, just days after he was let go from the Montreal Alouettes. "One of our objectives this offseason was to solidify

  • Friday NBA game preview: San Antonio Spurs at Toronto Raptors

    January 19, 2018 3:00 AM 7

    LaMarcus Aldridge vs. Serge Ibaka matchup to watch at Air Canada Centre. The Spurs big man lit up Toronto for 20 points earlier this season, and was involved in a bit of fracas with Ibaka that preceded the Toronto forward fouling out of the game. A feisty matchup to watch. San Antonio will be without Kawhi Leonard, out indefinitely while trying to deal with a lingering

  • Rebecca Quinn becomes highest Canadian ever taken in NWSL draft

    January 19, 2018 12:07 AM 7

    Toronto native, who played for Duke, goes third overall to Washington Spirit. PHILADELPHIA—Duke defender-midfielder Rebecca Quinn became the highest Canadian ever taken in the NWSL draft when she went third overall to the Washington Spirit on Thursday. The Spirit also had the first overall pick, taking U.S. international midfielder Andi Sullivan of Stanford

  • Eugenie Bouchard joins Milos Raonic on sidelines of Australian Open

    January 18, 2018 11:20 AM 10

    MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA—Three of Canada’s top tennis stars have now been eliminated from the Australian Open tennis tournament. The latest was unseeded Eugenie Bouchard of Westmount, Que., who fell to top-seeded Simona Halep of Romania 6-2, 6-2 in their second round match in Melbourne on Thursday. Halep’s gained some revenge from the last — and only — time the pair met in a Grand

  • Thursday NHL game preview: Toronto Maple Leafs at Philadelphia Flyers

    January 18, 2018 4:29 AM 11

    Flyer Sean Couturier on fire with Leafs coming to town. Sean Couturier of the Flyers is on a tear, with seven goals in his last five games. He has reached a career-high 25 goals and is on pace to surpass 40, a formidable force on a Flyers team that is climbing the standings after a terrible November in which they lost 10 straight games. Mitch Marner

  • Tom Brady misses news conference to meet with medical staff for right hand injury

    January 17, 2018 10:04 PM 12

    Brady was a limited participant in the practice held earlier in the day, according to New England’s first injury report of the week. FOXBOROUGH, MASS.—The Patriots say quarterback Tom Brady did not attend a scheduled AFC championship news conference Wednesday because he was meeting with the team medical staff for a right hand injury. According to New England’s

  • IOC welcomes use of Whistler facilities in potential Calgary 2026 Olympics bid

    January 17, 2018 7:08 PM 13

    CALGARY—An official with the International Olympic Committee says it would welcome a potential Calgary 2026 Olympic bid making use of facilities in Whistler, B.C., or elsewhere. Olympic Games executive director Christophe Dubi says the organization encourages bidders to use existing facilities and it’s good news the option is being discussed. In particular

  • Wednesday NBA game preview: Detroit Pistons at Toronto Raptors

    January 17, 2018 4:37 AM 14

    Avery Bradley vs. DeMar DeRozan matchup to watch at Air Canada Centre. The Pistons guard is considered one of the best individual defenders in the East and has locked up DeRozan in the past. Toronto’s leading scorer will have to mix up shooting and facilitating to be effective. There was no structural damage to Fred VanVleet’s knee after he was inadvertently

  • Maple Leafs move Soshnikov to Marlies for conditioning stint

    January 16, 2018 10:47 PM 13

    Leafs coach Mike Babcock says Soshnikov, who resumed practicing with his teammates on Tuesday after missing more than a month due to injury, will benefit from a conditioning stint with the American Hockey League farm club. Nikita Soshnikov will regain his playing form, in part, by playing with the Toronto Marlies on a conditioning stint, Leafs coach