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Stars acquire defenceman Marc Methot in a trade with Vegas

By The Canadian Press June 26, 2017 - 7:52pm Updated: June 26, 2017 - 8:30pm

Marc Methot could go from playing with Erik Karlsson to pairing up with another young Swedish defenceman after a trade to the Dallas Stars.

Dallas acquired the 32-year-...

Obit mourns death of Nationals fan - but also blown lead

By The Canadian Press June 26, 2017 - 6:05pm Updated: June 26, 2017 - 6:30pm

"KILLEBREW, Patrick, 'Pat,' age 68, passed away peacefully at home, June 20, 2017, after watching the Washington Nationals relief pitchers blow yet another lead."

That's...

Former Packers RB Ahman Green charged with child abuse

By The Canadian Press June 26, 2017 - 6:03pm Updated: June 26, 2017 - 7:45pm

GREEN BAY, Wis. — Former Green Bay Packers running back Ahman Green was charged Monday with felony child abuse after his 15-year-old daughter told police he punched her in the...

Travis Hamonic, Mikes Smith ready to face the heat as Calgary Flames

By The Canadian Press June 26, 2017 - 5:22pm Updated: June 27, 2017 - 12:45pm

CALGARY — A high-priced defenceman and high-mileage goaltender donned the flaming 'C' in Calgary on Monday.

Flames general manager Brad Treliving introduced defenceman ...

Hall of Famer Paul Kariya sees progress, but thinks NHL can do more on concussions

By The Canadian Press June 26, 2017 - 5:06pm Updated: June 26, 2017 - 7:45pm

Paul Kariya still believes the NHL can do more to address concussions.

Speaking after he was inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame on Monday afternoon, Kariya said the...

Toronto FC hosts Impact in second leg of championship as rivalry continues

By The Canadian Press June 26, 2017 - 4:54pm Updated: June 26, 2017 - 8:00pm

TORONTO — Michael Bradley says Toronto FC's greatest strengths this season has been a consistency in focus and intensity game in and game out.

But in a Canadian rivalry ...

Oaks champion Holy Helena looking good for upcoming Queen's Plate

By The Canadian Press June 26, 2017 - 4:08pm Updated: June 26, 2017 - 4:30pm

TORONTO — Owner/breeder Frank Stronach is a three-time Queen's Plate champion, but he will chase a career-first in this year's race.

Holy Helena will carry Stronach...

Selanne, Kariya headed to the Hall of Fame; joined by Recchi, Andreychuk, three others

By The Canadian Press June 26, 2017 - 4:04pm Updated: June 26, 2017 - 4:30pm

It was perhaps fitting that Paul Kariya learned of his induction into the Hockey Hall of Fame from Teemu Selanne.

Selanne called his former teammate before chairman...

Eskimos linebacker Sherritt out for season with ruptured Achilles tendon

By The Canadian Press June 26, 2017 - 3:55pm Updated: June 26, 2017 - 4:30pm

EDMONTON — The Edmonton Eskimos have lost linebacker J.C. Sherritt for the entire CFL season after he suffered a ruptured left Achilles tendon.

Sherritt suffered the...

Instant replay rears its ugly head in CFL's opening week of action

By The Canadian Press June 26, 2017 - 3:29pm Updated: June 26, 2017 - 4:15pm

TORONTO — It didn't take long for instant replay to again become a hot-button topic in the CFL.

In the league's opening two regular-season games, questionable calls...

Calgary running back Finch says ADD medication to blame for positive drug test

By The Canadian Press June 26, 2017 - 2:16pm Updated: June 26, 2017 - 2:30pm

Calgary Stampeder running back Roy Finch says he made a mistake trying to treat his attention deficit disorder and it resulted in a two-game suspension.

The CFL...

Senators sign forward Pyatt to 2-year extension worth $2.2 million

By The Canadian Press June 26, 2017 - 12:52pm Updated: June 26, 2017 - 1:15pm

OTTAWA — The Ottawa Senators have signed forward Tom Pyatt to a two-year, one-way contract extension worth US$2.2 million.

The Thunder Bay, Ont., native scored nine...

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