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Canadian Kia Nurse scores 17 in WNBA debut as Sky beat Liberty 80-76

CHICAGO — Allie Quigley scored 15 of her 22 points in the fourth quarter to help the Chicago Sky beat the New York Liberty 80-76 on Sunday night. It was the Sky's first game at the new Wintrust Arena.

Canadian Penny Oleksiak picks up 2nd gold at Atlanta Swim Classic

Canadian Olympic medallist Penny Oleksiak picked up her second gold medal at the Atlanta Swim Classic after finishing in first in the women's 100-metre freestyle on Sunday.
Fleury outshines Hellebuyck as Golden Knights oust Jets to advance to Cup final

Fleury outshines Hellebuyck as Golden Knights oust Jets to advance to Cup final

WINNIPEG — When the buzzer sounded to end the game and the season for the Winnipeg Jets on Sunday, goalie Connor Hellebuyck left the bench and went back on to the ice.
Golden Knights eliminate Jets to book improbable Stanley Cup ticket

Golden Knights eliminate Jets to book improbable Stanley Cup ticket

WINNIPEG — A group of players nobody wanted — the self-proclaimed 'Golden Misfits' — are heading to the Stanley Cup final.
Titan thriving at Memorial Cup after overcoming low attendance in small market

Titan thriving at Memorial Cup after overcoming low attendance in small market

REGINA — Jeffrey Truchon-Viel remembers one home game in his early years with the Acadie-Bathurst Titan where a snowstorm resulted in only 300 people attending K.C. Irving Regional Centre.
Morales pitches an inning of relief as Blue Jays lose to Athletics 9-2

Morales pitches an inning of relief as Blue Jays lose to Athletics 9-2

TORONTO — The Toronto Blue Jays were having such a hard time on Sunday that they had to turn to an unorthodox choice for a reliever in the ninth inning.
Comfort of Calgary draws all-star lineman Derek Dennis back to Stampeders

Comfort of Calgary draws all-star lineman Derek Dennis back to Stampeders

CALGARY — Derek Dennis didn't dye his hair red for Calgary Stampeders training camp, but says he'll be sporting crimson locks by the season-opener.
Quarterback Johnny Manziel has first practice with Hamilton Tiger-Cats

Quarterback Johnny Manziel has first practice with Hamilton Tiger-Cats

HAMILTON — Johnny Manziel spent much of the first day of the Hamilton Tiger-Cats' training camp as an observer. The former Heisman Trophy winner watched a lot of Sunday's session a day after signing with the CFL club.

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--- Saturday's Games NHL Playoffs Tampa Bay 3, Washington 2 (Tampa Bay leads series 3-2) --- NBA Playoffs Cleveland 116, Boston 86 (Boston leads series 2-1) --- IIHF World Championship Semifinals At Copenhagen Sweden 6, United States 0 Switzerland 3,
Empty Handed: Canada loses bronze-medal game to U.S. at world championship

Empty Handed: Canada loses bronze-medal game to U.S. at world championship

COPENHAGEN — Canada will come home without a medal for the first time in four years after dropping a 4-1 decision to the United States in Sunday's bronze-medal game at the world hockey championship.