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Gough, Canada earns double fourth-place finishes at luge World Cup

Gough, Canada earns double fourth-place finishes at luge World Cup

ALTENBERG, Germany — Alex Gough was fourth in the women's race before leading her Canadian mates to the same finish in the second team relay of the luge World Cup season on Sunday in Altenberg, Germany.

Oilers claim defenceman Brandon Davidson off waivers from Canadiens

EDMONTON — The Edmonton Oilers claimed defenceman Brandon Davidson off waivers from the Montreal Canadiens on Sunday. Davidson, 26, has appeared in 13 games with Montreal this season, earning one assist, nine penalty minutes and a minus-3 rating.

Sharks' Thornton fined for slashing Lightning's Johnson

NEW YORK — The NHL has fined San Jose Sharks forward Joe Thornton $5,000 for slashing. The punishment was issued Sunday by the league's player safety department.
Jesse Puljujarvi scores twice as Oilers hold off late Flames rally for win

Jesse Puljujarvi scores twice as Oilers hold off late Flames rally for win

CALGARY — Edmonton picked up a big two points, but it wasn't as easy as it looked like it was going to be.
Byron hat trick, Gallagher scores 100th goal as Canadiens clip Red Wings 10-1

Byron hat trick, Gallagher scores 100th goal as Canadiens clip Red Wings 10-1

MONTREAL — It was only two weeks ago that the Montreal Canadiens looked to be in a downward spiral. They had gone five games without a win, during which they had scored only seven goals.

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Saturday's Games NHL Boston 3 Philadelphia 0 Minnesota 2 St.

Saturday's Games

Saturday's Games NHL Boston 3 Philadelphia 0 Minnesota 2 St.
Jacob Markstrom makes 35 saves to lead Canucks past Maple Leafs

Jacob Markstrom makes 35 saves to lead Canucks past Maple Leafs

VANCOUVER — Jacob Markstrom spent a little longer than usual peeling off his equipment Saturday night.
Local favourite Homan opens with loss to Carey at Roar of the Rings

Local favourite Homan opens with loss to Carey at Roar of the Rings

OTTAWA — Cathy Overton-Clapham has played in almost every major competition over her Hall of Fame curling career.
Blue Jays decline to tender contracts on Goins, Koehler; acquire Diaz from Cards

Blue Jays decline to tender contracts on Goins, Koehler; acquire Diaz from Cards

TORONTO — The Toronto Blue Jays declined to tender contracts to infielder Ryan Goins and right-handed pitcher Tom Koehler on Friday, making them free agents. Toronto also acquired shortstop Aledmys Diaz from the St.