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Second round picks: Sens keep magic alive, Crosby tops Ovechkin, Ducks halt Oil

By The Canadian Press April 25, 2017 - 6:51am Updated: April 25, 2017 - 7:15am

For the second straight spring, Alex Ovechkin and the Washington Capitals will go down at the hands of Sidney Crosby and the Pittsburgh Penguins in the second round of the...

Angels edge Blue Jays, 2-1

By The Canadian Press April 25, 2017 - 12:40am Updated: April 25, 2017 - 1:15am

ANAHEIM, Calif. — Cameron Maybin stood at third base in the tie game, eyed the infield playing in and then immediately broke on contact.

He dove head-first into home,...

Warriors move on with a sweep of the Trail Blazers

By The Canadian Press April 25, 2017 - 12:17am Updated: April 25, 2017 - 1:15am

PORTLAND, Ore. — Long after the Trail Blazers had left their court, many of Golden State's players celebrated on the floor at the Moda Center to the delight of a rather large...

Scores and Schedule

By The Canadian Press April 24, 2017 - 11:15pm Updated: April 24, 2017 - 11:45pm

Monday's Games

NBA Playoffs

First Round

Toronto 118 Milwaukee 93

(Raptors lead series 3-2)

Atlanta 111 Washington 101

(Series tied 2-2...

Monday's Games

By The Canadian Press April 24, 2017 - 11:15pm Updated: April 25, 2017 - 12:00am

Monday's Games

NBA Playoffs

First Round

Toronto 118 Milwaukee 93

(Raptors lead series 3-2)

Atlanta 111 Washington 101

(Series tied 2-2...

Toronto big man Jonas Valanciunas sets tone coming off Raptors bench

By The Canadian Press April 24, 2017 - 9:45pm Updated: April 25, 2017 - 10:00am

TORONTO — Dropped out of the starting lineup for the second game in a row, Jonas Valanciunas still managed to create waves off the Raptors bench Monday night.

The ...

Norm Powell scores 25 points to lift Raptors to a 118-93 victory over Bucks

By The Canadian Press April 24, 2017 - 9:41pm Updated: April 24, 2017 - 10:15pm

TORONTO — Kyle Lowry and DeMar DeRozan were delighted to yield the spotlight to Norman Powell for a night.

Powell scored a career playoff-high 25 points on an array of...

Canadian duo Carruthers, Courtney lose to Czech Republic at mixed curling worlds

By The Canadian Press April 24, 2017 - 8:39pm Updated: April 24, 2017 - 9:00pm

LETHBRIDGE, Alta. — Canada lost its first match at the world mixed doubles curling championship, falling 7-5 to the Czech Republic in Monday's late draw. 

The Canadian ...

Former All-Star Delabar suspended 80 games for positive test

By The Canadian Press April 24, 2017 - 7:56pm Updated: April 24, 2017 - 8:30pm

NEW YORK — Former All-Star pitcher Steve Delabar, a veteran of six major league seasons with Seattle, Toronto and Cincinnati, has been suspended for 80 games following a...

Senators find playoff inspiration in Karlsson, Anderson, MacArthur

By The Canadian Press April 24, 2017 - 6:53pm Updated: April 24, 2017 - 7:15pm

OTTAWA — Shortly after Ottawa's first-round playoff win over Boston, Senators captain Erik Karlsson revealed he had been playing with two hairline fractures in his left heel....

Senators goaltender Craig Anderson named finalist for Masterson Trophy

By The Canadian Press April 24, 2017 - 6:18pm Updated: April 24, 2017 - 8:45pm

NEW YORK — Ottawa Senators goaltender Craig Anderson is a finalist for the NHL's Masterson Trophy.

Anderson, along with Anaheim Ducks forward Andrew Cogliano and...

Blue Bombers' Nichols ready for new role as starting quarterback

By The Canadian Press April 24, 2017 - 6:15pm Updated: April 24, 2017 - 8:45pm

WINNIPEG — For the first time in his pro football career, Matt Nichols is heading into a season as a starting quarterback.

The Winnipeg Blue Bombers pivot feels it will...

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