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Summer, increased scrutiny to blame for small crowds at world juniors: Hockey Canada

Summer, increased scrutiny to blame for small crowds at world juniors: Hockey Canada

EDMONTON — Empty seats have been a staple at the unusual world junior hockey championship in Edmonton this month — and Hockey Canada says scandals surrounding the organization are, in part, holding fans back.
Toronto FC looks to build on four-game unbeaten run in key game against New England

Toronto FC looks to build on four-game unbeaten run in key game against New England

TORONTO — A swift turnaround at Toronto FC has the Major League Soccer club on an urgent late-season push to make the playoffs.
Argos to be without RB Andrew Harris and WR Cam Phillips versus Calgary Stampeders

Argos to be without RB Andrew Harris and WR Cam Phillips versus Calgary Stampeders

TORONTO — The Toronto Argonauts will be without Canadian running back Andrew Harris and American receiver Cam Phillips when they host the Calgary Stampeders on Saturday night.
Canada looks to maintain momentum heading into quarterfinals at world juniors

Canada looks to maintain momentum heading into quarterfinals at world juniors

EDMONTON — Canada may have finished the preliminary round undefeated, but teen star Connor Bedard says he and his teammates have more to give as they move on to elimination games at the world junior hockey championship.
Restricted free agent Jalen Harris reinstated by NBA after drug suspension

Restricted free agent Jalen Harris reinstated by NBA after drug suspension

TORONTO — Jalen Harris has been reinstated by the NBA and the National Basketball Players Association after serving a one-year suspension for a positive drug test.
Lions QB Rourke named CFL's top performer for a third straight week

Lions QB Rourke named CFL's top performer for a third straight week

TORONTO — Another week, another CFL top performer honour for B.C. Lions quarterback Nathan Rourke. Rourke was named the CFL's top performer Tuesday for the third straight week and fifth time this season.
ESPN's Stephen A Smith has memoir coming in January 2023

ESPN's Stephen A Smith has memoir coming in January 2023

NEW YORK (AP) — Dallas Cowboy fans be warned: ESPN's Stephen A. Smith has a memoir coming out next year.

Monday's scoreboard for Aug. 15, 2022 games

Monday's Scoreboard 2022 IIHF WORLD JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIP At Edmonton PRELIMINARY ROUND Canada 6 Finland 3 Switzerland 3 Austria 2 Sweden 4 Germany 2 -- MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL AMERICAN LEAGUE Baltimore 7 Toronto 3 Cleveland 4 Detroit 1 (First game) Detr
Canada stays undefeated at world juniors with 6-3 win over Finland

Canada stays undefeated at world juniors with 6-3 win over Finland

EDMONTON — Ridly Greig was a little banged up after helping Canada to a big win at the world junior hockey championship on Monday.
Eugenie Bouchard happy to feel the burn after successful return to tennis

Eugenie Bouchard happy to feel the burn after successful return to tennis

VANCOUVER — Her first match left her exhausted physically and mentally, but Eugenie Bouchard couldn’t be happier. After a 17-month layoff recovering from right shoulder surgery the native of Westmount, Que.