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2018 Tour de France to start on the Passage du Gois

By The Canadian Press February 28, 2017 - 8:19am Updated: February 28, 2017 - 8:45am

PARIS — Riders in the 2018 Tour de France will set off from the Passage du Gois, a causeway that Atlantic Ocean tides cover twice a day.

With this year's race set to...

Jamie Nye: Argos 2018 season is off the right start

By Jamie Nye February 28, 2017 - 7:51am Updated: February 28, 2017 - 7:51am

You can criticize the Toronto Argonauts about their timing. But it's hard to criticize them for their choices of general manager and head coach.

Jim Popp has been one of...

Darrell Davis: Your parents should know

By Darrell Davis February 28, 2017 - 7:35am Updated: February 28, 2017 - 9:44am

Here are the first instructions I remember giving my children: "When somebody says, 'Don't tell your parents,' immediately tell your parents."

I recalled that advice...

Monday's Games

By The Canadian Press February 28, 2017 - 12:15am Updated: February 28, 2017 - 12:45am

Monday's Games


Montreal 4 New Jersey 3 (OT)

Tampa Bay 5 Ottawa 1

Minnesota 5 Los Angeles 4 (OT)



Toronto 92 New York...

Kucherov's hat trick helps Lightning turn back Senators 5-1

By The Canadian Press February 27, 2017 - 11:03pm Updated: February 27, 2017 - 11:30pm

TAMPA, Fla. — Nikita Kucherov gave the trade-depleted Tampa Bay Lightning a much-needed lift.

Kucherov scored three power-play goals in the second period and the Tampa...

Nick Henry notched 10 points last week and earned WHL Player of the Week Honours.

Pats forward Nick Henry named WHL Player of the Week

By Arielle Zerr February 27, 2017 - 10:49pm Updated: February 27, 2017 - 10:49pm

He leads WHL rookies in points and now Nick Henry has been named Player of the Week.

Henry scored 10 points in four games last week, helping the Pats secure a 3-0-1...

OHL's Frontenacs auction special jerseys, raise $73,383.98 for Gord Downie Fund

By The Canadian Press February 27, 2017 - 10:41pm Updated: February 27, 2017 - 11:15pm

KINGSTON, Ont. — The Ontario Hockey League's Kingston Frontenacs recently paid tribute to hometown band The Tragically Hip while also raising a large sum of money for frontman...

Canadiens rally to beat Devils in OT on Galchenyuk goal

By The Canadian Press February 27, 2017 - 10:37pm Updated: February 27, 2017 - 11:00pm

NEWARK, N.J. — The Montreal Canadiens found a way to win despite basically showing up for only the third period and overtime against the New Jersey Devils.


Senators acquire Alexandre Burrows from Canucks for prospect Jonathan Dahlen

By The Canadian Press February 27, 2017 - 8:53pm Updated: February 27, 2017 - 9:15pm

VANCOUVER — With the Vancouver Canucks fading fast from playoff contention, Alexandre Burrows insisted he would only agree to waive his no-trade clause for the right fit.


DeRozan's jumper, 37 points lead Raptors past Knicks, 92-91

By The Canadian Press February 27, 2017 - 8:41pm Updated: February 27, 2017 - 9:00pm

NEW YORK — DeMar DeRozan made a turnaround jumper with 1.9 seconds remaining, finishing with 37 points and leading the Toronto Raptors to a 92-91 victory over the New York...

Leafs get Brian Boyle from Tampa, the centre Mike Babcock has been looking for

By The Canadian Press February 27, 2017 - 5:41pm Updated: February 27, 2017 - 6:00pm

TORONTO — Brian Boyle was still with the Tampa Bay Lightning when he shut down for a pre-game nap on Monday morning. The 32-year-old woke to news that he'd been traded to the...

Argentine midfielder Roalses signs on for second stint with Whitecaps

By The Canadian Press February 27, 2017 - 5:26pm Updated: February 27, 2017 - 7:30pm

VANCOUVER — The Vancouver Whitecaps are bringing back Mauro Rosales.

The club announced Tuesday that it has signed the Argentine midfielder to a Major League Soccer...