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Little gets 500th career point as Jets double up Red Wings 4-2

Little gets 500th career point as Jets double up Red Wings 4-2

WINNIPEG — Bryan Little was having a bit of a hard time wrapping his head around recording his 500th career point. The Jets forward scored the game-winning goal as Winnipeg doubled up the Detroit Red Wings 4-2 on Friday. "Went by fast," Little said.
Leonard scores 20; Raptors clobber Nets 122-105 for fourth consecutive victory

Leonard scores 20; Raptors clobber Nets 122-105 for fourth consecutive victory

TORONTO — As Nick Nurse exited his post-game press conference Friday, he left with a parting comment: "Good night for the Raptors.
Jays ship veteran catcher Russell Martin to Dodgers for minor leaguers

Jays ship veteran catcher Russell Martin to Dodgers for minor leaguers

TORONTO — An off-season of change continued for the Toronto Blue Jays on Friday as the team dealt catcher Russell Martin to the Los Angeles Dodgers for a pair of minor-league prospects.
Blue Jays avoid arbitration with Stroman, Sanchez, Pillar, five others

Blue Jays avoid arbitration with Stroman, Sanchez, Pillar, five others

The Toronto Blue Jays have avoided arbitration and signed eight players, including mainstays Marcus Stroman, Aaron Sanchez and Kevin Pillar, to one-year deals, the club announced Friday. Stroman will make US$7.
Patrick McCaw excited to sign with Raptors and escape free-agent limbo

Patrick McCaw excited to sign with Raptors and escape free-agent limbo

TORONTO — Patrick McCaw missed playing competitive basketball, but he missed the professional atmosphere of an NBA locker room even more. The 23-year-old McCaw spoke with media on Friday a day after signing with the Toronto Raptors.
Callum Montgomery first of three Canadians to go in top 10 of MLS SuperDraft

Callum Montgomery first of three Canadians to go in top 10 of MLS SuperDraft

It was a bumper day for Canadians in the MLS SuperDraft in Chicago on Friday with three taken in the top 10 and two more in the second round. UNC-Charlotte centre back Callum Montgomery (Lantzville, B.
Toronto FC draft choice Griffin Dorsey inspired by eight-year-old friend

Toronto FC draft choice Griffin Dorsey inspired by eight-year-old friend

Toronto FC got a package deal Friday when it took Indiana University winger Griffin Dorsey sixth overall in the MLS SuperDraft in Chicago. Dorsey, a U.S. under-20 international, brought a friend — eight-year-old Caleb Anderson of McCourtsville, Ind.
Former Laval star Richard to compete for roster spot with Alouettes

Former Laval star Richard to compete for roster spot with Alouettes

He's preparing for his second Montreal Alouettes training camp, but Hugo Richard will be more than just an interested spectator this time around. The former Laval Rouge et Or star quarterback signed a two-year deal with Montreal earlier this week.

Not done yet, Canadian moguls veteran Philippe Marquis makes return in Calgary

CALGARY — Defying the odds to ski Olympic moguls on a precarious knee would be a compelling enough finale for a career. But Philippe Marquis prefers to write a different closing chapter.
Maple Leafs set to host Bruins; Andersen's status remains up in the air

Maple Leafs set to host Bruins; Andersen's status remains up in the air

TORONTO — It didn't take long for John Tavares to get a feel for the Toronto Maple Leafs' simmering rivalry with the Boston Bruins.