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Scores and Schedule

By Canadian Press
November 30, 2017 - 12:30am

Wednesday's Games

NHL

Montreal 2 Ottawa 1

Boston 3 Tampa Bay 2

Anaheim 3 St. Louis 2

Colorado 3 Winnipeg 2 (OT)

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AHL

Springfield 3 Hartford 1

Utica 2 Rochester 1 (OT)

Syracuse 3 Toronto 1

Belleville 3 Laval 2 (OT)

Texas 5 Grand Rapids 2

Binghamton 3 Lehigh.....

Players upset at World Rugby crackdown on messages written on athletic tape

By Canadian Press
November 29, 2017 - 12:58pm

Canadian Jen Kish has added her voice to players upset that World Rugby is cracking down on personal messages written on athletic tape worn during games.

"New World Rugby policy that no longer allows players to write on any tape. What's next? Covering up tattoos that display writing?" Kish tweeted on the.....

Canadian skier Erik Guay to miss Beaver Creek World Cup races with injured back

By Canadian Press
November 29, 2017 - 12:01pm

MONTREAL — Erik Guay's injured back will keep him out of World Cup alpine skiing races for a second straight week, Alpine Canada told The Canadian Press in an email Wednesday.

The Mont-Tremblant, Que., skier will miss the super-G on Friday and downhill on Saturday at the upcoming Beaver Creek, Colo., World Cup.....

Canada to face host Croatia in Davis Cup World Group first round tie

By Canadian Press
November 29, 2017 - 9:17am

TORONTO — Canada's Davis Cup tennis team will travel to Croatia for its first-round World Group tie in February.

The Croatian Tennis Association announced Wednesday that the two countries will face off on an indoor clay court in the city of Osijek from Feb. 2-4.

Osijek, located in the eastern part of.....

Scores and Schedule

By Canadian Press
November 29, 2017 - 12:56am

Tueday's Games

NHL

Tampa Bay 2 Buffalo 0

N.Y. Islanders 5 Vancouver 2

Columbus 3 Carolina 2 (SO)

Florida 5 N.Y. Rangers 4

San Jose 3 Philadelphia 1

Los Angeles 4 Detroit 1

Nashville 3 Chicago 2

Edmonton 3 Arizona 2 (OT)

Toronto 4 Calgary 1

Dallas 3 Vegas 0.....

Tueday's Games

By Canadian Press
November 29, 2017 - 12:55am

Tueday's Games

NHL

Tampa Bay 2 Buffalo 0

N.Y. Islanders 5 Vancouver 2

Columbus 3 Carolina 2 (SO)

Florida 5 N.Y. Rangers 4

San Jose 3 Philadelphia 1

Los Angeles 4 Detroit 1

Nashville 3 Chicago 2

Edmonton 3 Arizona 2 (OT)

Toronto 4 Calgary 1

Dallas 3 Vegas 0.....

Canadian rugby captain Kelly Russell announces retirement after storied career

By Canadian Press
November 28, 2017 - 1:01pm

TORONTO — Kelly Russell, a hard-hitting high-flying forward who helped Canada to some of its finest rugby moments, has announced her retirement from the international game.

As a sevens player, the 30-year-old from Bolton, Ont., won gold at the 2015 Pan-American Games, silver at the 2013 Rugby World Cup Sevens.....

Canadian women kick off high-profile rugby sevens season, looking to win it all

By Canadian Press
November 28, 2017 - 12:16pm

His hand partially forced by injury, Canada coach John Tait has injected youth into his squad for the season-opening stop in Dubai on the 2017-18 HSBC World Rugby Women's Sevens.

Bianca Farella and Charity Williams both had shoulder surgery in September and are not expected back until the Commonwealth Games in.....

2 Russian athletes disqualified from Olympics for doping

By Canadian Press
November 28, 2017 - 7:47am

MOSCOW — The Russian track and field federation says two more of its athletes have been disqualified from the Olympics for doping.

The federation says relay medallist Yulia Gushchina and long jumper Anna Nazarova were caught when their samples from the 2012 Olympics were retested.

Gushchina had already been stripped.....

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