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Canucks sign restricted free agent Bo Horvat to six-year extension

Canucks sign restricted free agent Bo Horvat to six-year extension

VANCOUVER — The Vancouver Canucks signed restricted free agent Bo Horvat to a US$33-million, six-year contract extension Friday.
Behind the shadowy practice of 'courtsiding' at the US Open

Behind the shadowy practice of 'courtsiding' at the US Open

NEW YORK — The arrest of an Estonian man last week for trespassing at the U.S.
French-born defender Chris Mavinga making mark in Toronto FC defence

French-born defender Chris Mavinga making mark in Toronto FC defence

TORONTO — Just 26, Chris Mavinga's soccer journey has already taken him from France to England, Belgium, Russia and now Canada.

Ontario Arrows take first step towards becoming pro rugby outfit

While Rugby Canada continues its due diligence on pro rugby, an Ontario club is taking the first step up the North American ladder. The Ontario Arrows will make their debut Saturday in Colorado against the Glendale Merlins.

Parsons of Brazil elected president of Paralympic movement

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates — The International Paralympic Committee has elected Andrew Parsons as president. The Brazilian replaces Philip Craven, who led the IPC for 16 years.

Mad as 'l': Montpellier sorry for spelling mistake on jersey

PARIS — Montpellier fans can have their favourite French team's jersey replaced after the manufacturer in charge of making the club badge made a clumsy spelling mistake.

Kelowna fighter Sarah Moras back in action after lengthy injury layoff from UFC

When Canadian bantamweight Sarah (Cheesecake) Moras steps into the cage Saturday night at UFC 215, it will be 785 days since her last fight. Injuries have sidelined the 29-year-old from Kelowna, B.C.

Thursday's Games

Thursday's Games NFL Kansas City 42 New England 27 --- MLB American League N.Y. Yankees 9 Baltimore 1 Cleveland 11 Chicago White Sox 2 Minnesota 4 Kansas City 2 National League Chicago Cubs 8 Pittsburgh 2 Washington 4 Philadelphia 3 N.Y.
Super letdown: Patriots routed in 2nd half, Chiefs win 42-27

Super letdown: Patriots routed in 2nd half, Chiefs win 42-27

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — Winning at New England when the Patriots are coming off an historic Super Bowl victory is worth getting a little wild over. That's not the Kansas City Chiefs' style. Not even when a rookie is setting records.

Defending champion Val Sweeting stays unbeaten at Tour Challenge

REGINA — Defending champion Val Sweeting needed an extra end to remain undefeated and secure a spot in the playoffs at the Tour Challenge.