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Expansion team proud to represent Scarborough in Canadian Elite Basketball League

Expansion team proud to represent Scarborough in Canadian Elite Basketball League

TORONTO — The frequent flyer miles belonging to the Scarborough Shooting Stars must be something to behold.
Canadians Auger-Aliassime, Fernandez advance while Andreescu falls at French Open

Canadians Auger-Aliassime, Fernandez advance while Andreescu falls at French Open

PARIS — Canada's Felix Auger-Aliassime and Leylah Fernandez advanced to the third round of the French Open on Wednesday while Bianca Andreescu was eliminated in straight sets.
Alphonso Davies back in squad for Canada's three matches in June international window

Alphonso Davies back in squad for Canada's three matches in June international window

Bayern Munich star Alphonso Davies, sidelined from international play since November, returns to action with Canada for June games against Iran, Curaçao and Honduras.
Canada's Brigitte Thibault plans to turn pro this summer after exemplary NCAA career

Canada's Brigitte Thibault plans to turn pro this summer after exemplary NCAA career

Canada's Brigitte Thibault is ready to take the next step in her career. The product of Rosemere, Que.
Woodcroft has Oilers one win from WCF: 'Unbelievable job to turn our season around'

Woodcroft has Oilers one win from WCF: 'Unbelievable job to turn our season around'

EDMONTON — Jay Woodcroft was slicing tape for a team packed with future Hall of Famers.
NBC finishes with second-most watched Premier League season

NBC finishes with second-most watched Premier League season

STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) — NBC Sports averaged 507,000 viewers per match window for its Premier League coverage, making this the second-most watched season since the network began airing games in August 2013.
Norwegian curling great Thomas Ulsrud, winner of 2010 Olympic silver, dies at 50

Norwegian curling great Thomas Ulsrud, winner of 2010 Olympic silver, dies at 50

Norwegian curler Thomas Ulsrud, a three-time Olympian who won silver at the 2010 Vancouver Games, has died after a long illness, the World Curling Federation said Wednesday. He was 50.
Brittney Griner's wife tells ABC she wants WNBA star home

Brittney Griner's wife tells ABC she wants WNBA star home

Brittney Griner's wife, Cherelle, wants President Joe Biden to secure her partner's release, doing whatever is necessary to get the WNBA star home from Russia where she has been detained for more than three months.

Five things to know about the NHL playoffs

Fiery John Tortorella, who served up the infamous "moral victory" line after a close loss while coaching the 2017 Vancouver Canucks, confirmed yesterday he has had discussions about coaching the Philadelphia Flyers next season.
Nugent-Hopkins scores twice, Oilers survive Smith's blunder to grab 3-1 series lead

Nugent-Hopkins scores twice, Oilers survive Smith's blunder to grab 3-1 series lead

EDMONTON — Ryan Nugent-Hopkins has suffered through plenty of heartache in the Alberta capital.