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Canadian women's hockey team quickly finds its stride with 5-3 win over Finland

Canadian women's hockey team quickly finds its stride with 5-3 win over Finland

CALGARY — Canada's first women's world hockey championship game in over two years was a hard-fought 5-3 win over Finland, and the battle felt like sweet relief for Canadian captain Marie-Philip Poulin.

CPL Roundup: Cavalry FC edge Pacific FC 2-1 on Joe Mason brace

LANGFORD, B.C. — Two first-half goals by Joe Mason gave Cavalry FC a 2-1 victory over Pacific FC on Friday at Starlight Stadium in a battle between the top two teams in the Canadian Premier League.
Toronto Blue Jays drop third straight in 4-1 extra-inning loss to Detroit Tigers

Toronto Blue Jays drop third straight in 4-1 extra-inning loss to Detroit Tigers

TORONTO — The Blue Jays continue to flounder in extra-inning games this season. Toronto lost 4-1 in 10 innings to the Detroit Tigers at Rogers Centre on Friday, the team's eighth loss in its 10th outing requiring extra innings this year.
Canada's Felix Auger-Aliassime loses to Stefanos Tsitsipas in Cincinnati quarterfinal

Canada's Felix Auger-Aliassime loses to Stefanos Tsitsipas in Cincinnati quarterfinal

CINCINNATI — Canada's Felix Auger-Aliassime was eliminated from the men's singles competition at the Western & Southern Open on Friday. Auger-Aliassime fell to No.
Missing Evans, Riders expect Redblacks to challenge their aerial attack

Missing Evans, Riders expect Redblacks to challenge their aerial attack

REGINA — Cody Fajardo hasn’t connected on any long touchdown passes this season, but the Saskatchewan Roughriders quarterback isn’t worried about it.
Raptors to open season Oct. 20 vs. Wizards - hopefully at Toronto's Scotiabank Arena

Raptors to open season Oct. 20 vs. Wizards - hopefully at Toronto's Scotiabank Arena

TORONTO — The Toronto Raptors tip off their 27th NBA season at home on Oct. 20 when they host the Washington Wizards. They're hoping that "home" is Toronto's Scotiabank Arena. After playing their entire 2020-2021 season out of Tampa, Fla.

Two years, and three teams later, Arbuckle excited to start for Argonauts

TORONTO — It's been two years, three different teams and a new baby since Nick Arbuckle last started in the CFL.
"It's time": Star goaltender Henrik Lundqvist retires at 39

"It's time": Star goaltender Henrik Lundqvist retires at 39

WASHINGTON — The King has called it a career. Henrik Lundqvist, one of the greatest goaltenders of his generation, announced his retirement Friday less than nine months after heart surgery.
Vancouver Whitecaps set to play in front of home fans for first time in 539 days

Vancouver Whitecaps set to play in front of home fans for first time in 539 days

VANCOUVER — When Vancouver Whitecaps head coach Marc Dos Santos referred to his group as "road warriors" on Wednesday, he wasn't exaggerating. The club hasn't played a game at home since March 2020.
Elks play spoilers, down Lions 21-16 for first win of 2021 CFL season

Elks play spoilers, down Lions 21-16 for first win of 2021 CFL season

VANCOUVER — A new local owner in attendance. Fans back in the stands. There were plenty of reasons to party at B.C. Place on Thursday. But the festive energy that accompanied The first B.C. Lions' first home game since Nov.
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