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Zach Bogosian scores in overtime, Sabres edge Canadiens 3-2

By The Canadian Press January 21, 2017 - 10:18pm Updated: January 21, 2017 - 10:45pm

MONTREAL — Captain Max Pacioretty felt the Canadiens could have done more to thank Carey Price for keeping them in the game late.

Price made two incredible saves in the...

Venus Williams reaches quarterfinals at Australian Open

By The Canadian Press January 21, 2017 - 9:53pm Updated: January 21, 2017 - 10:45pm

MELBOURNE, Australia — Venus Williams has returned to the quarterfinals for the ninth time at the Australian Open, where she first made the last eight on debut in 1998.

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Patrick Chan roars to record-tying ninth Canadian figure skating title

By The Canadian Press January 21, 2017 - 9:50pm Updated: January 21, 2017 - 10:15pm

OTTAWA — Patrick Chan finally was able to harness that mental focus that has proved so fleeting.

Skating with an ease reminiscent of earlier years, the three-time world...

Sens rally to beat Maple Leafs in shootout; complete 3-0 road trip

By The Canadian Press January 21, 2017 - 9:37pm Updated: January 21, 2017 - 10:00pm

TORONTO — The Ottawa Senators rallied for their fifth win in the last six games and a perfect three-game road trip, topping the rival Toronto Maple Leafs 3-2 in a shootout on...

Virtue and Moir continue comeback by claiming seventh national title

By The Canadian Press January 21, 2017 - 9:23pm Updated: January 21, 2017 - 10:00pm

OTTAWA — Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir roared to their seventh national senior ice dance title Saturday, another victory in the veteran skaters' seamless comeback.

But in...

Dufour-Lapointe, Kingsbury repeat as champions at Val Saint-Come World Cup

By The Canadian Press January 21, 2017 - 7:44pm Updated: January 21, 2017 - 8:15pm

VAL-SAINT-COME, Que. — There was no stopping Canada's women's moguls skiers, especially on home soil.

Although Mikael Kingsbury repeated as men's champion on Saturday at...

Canadian Adam Hadwin shoots 13-under 59 in CareerBuilder

By The Canadian Press January 21, 2017 - 7:38pm Updated: January 21, 2017 - 8:15pm

LA QUINTA, Calif. — The temperature barely climbed into the 60s on a spectacular, clear afternoon in the desert after two rainy days. Adam Hadwin stopped counting at 59 — 13-...

Pavelec sets franchise record for saves in a period as Jets beat Blues 5-3

By The Canadian Press January 21, 2017 - 6:51pm Updated: January 21, 2017 - 7:15pm

WINNIPEG — Ondrej Pavelec is taking nothing for granted these days.

Even though the veteran Winnipeg netminder had a record-setting performance in backstopping the Jets...

Bautista says he's happy to be back with Blue Jays despite offers from others

By The Canadian Press January 21, 2017 - 3:38pm Updated: January 21, 2017 - 4:00pm

TORONTO — Marcus Stroman snuck down to the bowels of the Rogers Centre on Saturday afternoon after signing autographs for fans upstairs. He wanted to be there for Jose Bautista...

Senators 'devastated' by news that MacArthur won't play again this season

By The Canadian Press January 21, 2017 - 1:14pm Updated: January 21, 2017 - 2:00pm

TORONTO — Ottawa Senators head coach Guy Boucher thought Clarke MacArthur would be joining his lineup this week for the first time all season.

Instead, MacArthur won't...

Rooney becomes Man United's record scorer with 250th goal

By The Canadian Press January 21, 2017 - 12:18pm Updated: January 21, 2017 - 12:45pm

MANCHESTER, England — It was a moment of drama and pride for Wayne Rooney but one tinged with disappointment for Bobby Charlton.

Rooney overhauled Charlton on Saturday...

Italian skier Paris masters tricky Streif course for second win

By The Canadian Press January 21, 2017 - 11:57am Updated: January 21, 2017 - 12:15pm

KITZBUEHEL, Austria — As soon as Dominik Paris had mastered a tricky World Cup downhill on the Streif on Saturday, the Italian kneeled down and held both his skis up in the air...

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