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Canadian Auger-Aliassime wins in opening round of Italian Open, Andreescu withdraws

Canadian Auger-Aliassime wins in opening round of Italian Open, Andreescu withdraws

ROME — Felix Auger-Aliassime is heading to the second round of the Italian Open, while fellow Canadian Bianca Andreescu has withdrawn.
Canadian rider James Piccoli finishes runner-up in Tour of Rwanda

Canadian rider James Piccoli finishes runner-up in Tour of Rwanda

KIGALI, Rwanda — Canadian rider James Piccoli finished runner-up Sunday in the Tour of Rwanda The 29-year-old from Montreal was third in the general classification going into the eighth and final stage of the race.
Medina Spirit could lose Ky. Derby win; track bans Baffert

Medina Spirit could lose Ky. Derby win; track bans Baffert

LOUISVILLE, Ky.
Canada international Matt Heaton enjoying life in Major League Rugby with Rugby ATL

Canada international Matt Heaton enjoying life in Major League Rugby with Rugby ATL

Having spent time playing in England, Canadian international flanker Matt Heaton wanted a new challenge in the wake of the 2019 Rugby World Cup. Major League Rugby in North America beckoned. "I'd been watching the league while I was in the U.K.
Edmonton Oilers captain Connor McDavid races to 100 points this NHL season

Edmonton Oilers captain Connor McDavid races to 100 points this NHL season

Edmonton Oilers forward Connor McDavid sprinted to a 100-point NHL season and joined elite company with a goal and three assists Saturday in a 4-3 win over the visiting Vancouver Canucks.
Canada's Einarson eliminated at curling worlds after 8-3 loss to Sweden's Hasselborg

Canada's Einarson eliminated at curling worlds after 8-3 loss to Sweden's Hasselborg

CALGARY — Kerri Einarson kicked off play in the curling bubble with a bang. She's leaving it with a whimper.
Biggio hits first HR in Houston, Jays top Astros 8-4

Biggio hits first HR in Houston, Jays top Astros 8-4

HOUSTON — Cavan Biggio grew up at Minute Maid Park, watching his father, Craig, wrap up his Hall of Fame career with the Houston Astros.
Raptors lose 109-99 to Memphis to leave them on the brink of elimination

Raptors lose 109-99 to Memphis to leave them on the brink of elimination

TAMPA, Fla. — The Toronto Raptors' loss to Memphis that left them on the brink of elimination had a little bit of everything. Their 34th starting lineup of the season — a franchise record. Injuries to Pascal Siakam and Rodney Hood.
Kings of the North: Maple Leafs beat Canadiens 3-2, clinch division title

Kings of the North: Maple Leafs beat Canadiens 3-2, clinch division title

TORONTO — The Maple Leafs have conquered the north in 2021. Now the real work begins.

Leafs getting first doses of vaccine, as new NHL virus protocols emerge

The Toronto Maple Leafs are getting their first doses of a COVID-19 vaccine on Sunday, but the team won't have relaxed virus protocols like some of their American counterparts.