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Memorial Cup Flashback: Jeff Larmer sets tournament points record with powerhouse Kitchener

By The Canadian Press May 27, 2017 - 6:00am Updated: May 27, 2017 - 6:30am

Most players would be disappointed to return to junior after starting a career in the NHL.

But Jeff Larmer considered it the best demotion of his life.

Larmer,...

Scores and Schedule

By The Canadian Press May 26, 2017 - 11:41pm Updated: May 27, 2017 - 12:15am

Friday's Games

Memorial Cup

Semifinal at Windsor, Ont.

Erie 6 Saint John 3

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AHL Playoffs

Syracuse 7 Providence 2

(Syracuse...

Friday's Games

By The Canadian Press May 26, 2017 - 11:40pm Updated: May 27, 2017 - 12:15am

Friday's Games

Memorial Cup

Semifinal at Windsor, Ont.

Erie 6 Saint John 3

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AHL Playoffs

Syracuse 7 Providence 2

(Syracuse...

Devon Travis's grand slam powers Toronto Blue Jays past Texas Rangers 7-6

By The Canadian Press May 26, 2017 - 10:03pm Updated: May 26, 2017 - 10:30pm

TORONTO — The Toronto Blue Jays may still be in last place in the American League East but there are signs things may slowly be falling into place.

Devon Travis hit his...

Erie Otters beat Saint John Sea Dogs to set up OHL matchup for Memorial Cup

By The Canadian Press May 26, 2017 - 9:33pm Updated: May 26, 2017 - 10:00pm

WINDSOR, Ont. — Erie Otters coach Kris Knoblauch caught his team off guard in the second intermission, showing his players a different side of him they're not used to in an...

Giovinco says he's ready for action but Toronto FC doctors say differently

By The Canadian Press May 26, 2017 - 9:19pm Updated: May 26, 2017 - 10:45pm

TORONTO — Perhaps it's a measure of Sebastian Giovinco's star power that he can make headlines even when he doesn't play.

The Toronto FC striker has been out since...

Penguins ride maturity, resilience back to Stanley Cup Final

By The Canadian Press May 26, 2017 - 9:11pm Updated: May 26, 2017 - 9:45pm

PITTSBURGH — Sidney Crosby, Evgeni Malkin and Chris Kunitz stood shoulder to shoulder at centre ice as midnight approached, crowd on its feet, Prince of Wales Trophy in hand....

Toronto FC extends unbeaten streak to eight with win over Columbus Crew SC

By The Canadian Press May 26, 2017 - 8:54pm Updated: May 26, 2017 - 9:15pm

TORONTO — After seeing its franchise-record win streak stopped at six with a 1-1 tie at the New York Red Bulls last week, normal service resumed for Toronto FC on Friday.

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D'oh? No! Homer and 'The Simpsons' team earn Hall tribute

By The Canadian Press May 26, 2017 - 7:57pm Updated: May 26, 2017 - 8:30pm

Steve Sax won two World Series rings, was a five-time All-Star and got nearly 2,000 hits in the big leagues.

Yet to many fans, it's those half-dozen lines he uttered to...

Free agent slotback Chris Getzlaf re-signs with Edmonton Eskimos

By The Canadian Press May 26, 2017 - 5:46pm Updated: May 26, 2017 - 6:15pm

EDMONTON — Free agent slotback Chris Getzlaf re-signed with the Edmonton Eskimos on Friday.

Getzlaf, from Regina, originally joined the Eskimos in February 2016. He had...

Boppers Back: Blue Jays activate Donaldson and Tulowitzki from disabled list

By The Canadian Press May 26, 2017 - 4:15pm Updated: May 26, 2017 - 6:00pm

TORONTO — The injury-plagued Toronto Blue Jays received some welcome relief Friday as two of the team's star players returned after extended absences.

Third baseman Josh...

Another deep playoff run seems unlikely for Senators in near future

By The Canadian Press May 26, 2017 - 3:54pm Updated: May 26, 2017 - 5:45pm

While the sting was still fresh from a defeat in double overtime, the Ottawa Senators were already hopefully looking to the future after Game 7 of the Eastern Conference final...

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