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Kerry Galusha feels the joy, relief of joining Tournament of Hearts field

By The Canadian Press February 18, 2017 - 9:40pm Updated: February 18, 2017 - 10:00pm

ST. CATHARINES, Ont. — Kerry Galusha shed tears of happiness as she, and others not so fortunate, bid good riddance to the qualifier to keep playing in the Canadian women's...

Clark and Kelly among four planned additions to Leafs Legends Row

By The Canadian Press February 18, 2017 - 7:54pm Updated: February 18, 2017 - 9:00pm

TORONTO — Legends Row is full — for now.

The Toronto Maple Leafs announced four additions to their monuments display outside Air Canada Centre on Saturday evening with...

I'm back: Former UFC champ Georges St-Pierre ends retirement

By The Canadian Press February 18, 2017 - 6:22pm Updated: February 18, 2017 - 10:15pm

Former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre says he is ending his three-year absence from mixed martial arts.

St-Pierre confirmed his plans Saturday with a video...

100th Memorial Cup will be hosted by the Regina Pats in the spring of 2018

Regina Pats named host of the 100th Memorial Cup

By Jamie Nye February 18, 2017 - 5:55pm Updated: February 19, 2017 - 8:36am

The Regina Pats will host the 100th Memorial Cup.

After a competitive bid process, the Canadian Hockey League announced the news on Saturday night.

The Pats beat...

Jets beat Habs 3-1 to spoil Claude Julien's return to Montreal bench

By The Canadian Press February 18, 2017 - 5:25pm Updated: February 18, 2017 - 8:15pm

MONTREAL — The Winnipeg Jets were keen on spoiling Claude Julien's first game in charge of the Montreal Canadiens, and they did just that.

The Jets downed the Canadiens...

IOC's Bach welcomes talk on 2024 and 2028 Olympic hosts pick

By The Canadian Press February 18, 2017 - 4:29pm Updated: February 18, 2017 - 5:00pm

ST. MORITZ, Switzerland — International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach welcomes talk that two Summer Games hosts could be picked at the same time in September.


Manager Gibbons sees potential in Blue Jays second baseman Travis

By The Canadian Press February 18, 2017 - 4:07pm Updated: February 18, 2017 - 10:15pm

DUNEDIN, Fla. — Blue Jays manager John Gibbons believes Devon Travis has the tools to be a one of the best hitters in baseball.

He just has to stay healthy.


Blue Jays slugger Donaldson skips workout with right calf strain

By The Canadian Press February 18, 2017 - 4:02pm Updated: February 18, 2017 - 8:30pm

DUNEDIN, Fla. — Blue Jays third baseman Josh Donaldson was diagnosed with a strained right calf on Saturday, causing him to miss the team's first full-squad spring training...

Meyers-Taylor edges Humphries for gold at bobsled worlds

By The Canadian Press February 18, 2017 - 2:57pm Updated: February 18, 2017 - 3:15pm

KOENIGSSEE, Germany — Inconsistent starts proved costly as Canada's Kaillie Humphries and brakewoman Melissa Lotholz settled for silver Saturday at the women's bobsled world...

German goalkeeper combining graduate studies and soccer at Toronto FC camp

By The Canadian Press February 18, 2017 - 1:03pm Updated: February 18, 2017 - 1:30pm

CHAMPIONSGATE, United States — Robert Moewes has his hands full at Toronto FC's training camp.

The 23-year-old German goalkeeper is trying to earn a contract with the...

Shiffrin crushes rivals for 3rd straight slalom world title

By The Canadian Press February 18, 2017 - 11:10am Updated: February 18, 2017 - 11:30am

ST. MORITZ, Switzerland — Mikaela Shiffrin was in a world of her own on Saturday, extending her unbeaten record in slalom gold medal events.

The 2014 Olympic champion...

Rookie Leafs star Mitch Marner out this weekend because of injury

By The Canadian Press February 18, 2017 - 11:08am Updated: February 18, 2017 - 12:00pm

Toronto Maple Leafs rookie Mitch Marner will miss at least two games after suffering an apparent right shoulder injury earlier in the week.

Head coach Mike Babcock said...