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Whitecaps thump Earthquakes 5-0 for first playoff victory in franchise history

Whitecaps thump Earthquakes 5-0 for first playoff victory in franchise history

VANCOUVER — The Vancouver Whitecaps have lived and died off set pieces in 2017. A clinical performance Wednesday helped the franchise to its first-ever playoff victory.
Curry, Durant hit key 3s late, Warriors hold off Raptors

Curry, Durant hit key 3s late, Warriors hold off Raptors

OAKLAND, Calif. — The defending NBA champions are working to rediscover their defence . Not to mention their basic rebounding fundamentals of boxing out and ability to avoid silly fouls.

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Wednesday's Games MLB Post-season World Series Houston 7 L.A. Dodgers 6 (11 innings) (Series is tied 1-1) --- NHL St.

Wednesday's Games

Wednesday's Games MLB Post-season World Series Houston 7 L.A. Dodgers 6 (11 innings) (Series is tied 1-1) --- NHL St.
Natalie Spooner scores twice as Canada beats U.S. in exhibition play

Natalie Spooner scores twice as Canada beats U.S. in exhibition play

BOSTON — Natalie Spooner scored twice and Genevieve Lacasse made 37 saves as Canada's women's hockey team downed the United States 5-1 on Wednesday night in pre-Olympic exhibition play.
Blues' power play wakes up in 5-2 win over Flames

Blues' power play wakes up in 5-2 win over Flames

ST. LOUIS — Alexander Steen did not panic. The St. Louis winger knew that his return to form was right around the corner.

Brain changes may persist in teenage athletes months after concussion: study

A new Canadian study suggests teenage athletes who sustain concussions may still be experiencing brain changes even after they have been cleared to return to play.
Questions on gridiron and in boardroom loom as Lions close out season

Questions on gridiron and in boardroom loom as Lions close out season

VANCOUVER — Out of the playoffs for the first time in 21 years, the B.C. Lions are trying make something out of two meaningless games to salvage a remarkably disappointing season.
Bergevin says Habs players had to figure out for themselves how to end slump

Bergevin says Habs players had to figure out for themselves how to end slump

MONTREAL — General manager Marc Bergevin felt helpless as his Montreal Canadiens started the NHL season with only one win in eight games.
Olympic slopestyle champ Howell feels rejuvenated after taking break from sport

Olympic slopestyle champ Howell feels rejuvenated after taking break from sport

TORONTO — Canadian freestyle skier Dara Howell wasn't ready for the whirlwind that followed her slopestyle victory at the 2014 Sochi Games. An Olympic champion at 19, she struggled with the spotlight and eventually pulled away from the sport.