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Olympian, Pan Am champion Karine Thomas retires from synchro swim team

By The Canadian Press May 26, 2017 - 10:51am Updated: May 26, 2017 - 12:30pm

OTTAWA — Two-time Olympian Karine Thomas has retired after a 10-year career with the Canadian synchronized swimming team.

Thomas and Jacqueline Simoneau won duet gold at...

Djokovic and Nadal could meet in French Open semifinals

By The Canadian Press May 26, 2017 - 10:12am Updated: May 26, 2017 - 10:45am

PARIS — It won't be easy for Canada's Milos Raonic if he makes it through the first few rounds of the French Open.

The fifth seed from Thornhill, Ont., could potentially...

Canadian light-heavyweight Misha Cirkunov looks to keep rising up the UFC ranks

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

A winner of eight straight fights, Canadian light-heavyweight Misha Cirkunov can now also lay claim to surviving a run-in with UFC boss Dana White.

Cirkunov found...

Belarus president calls national hockey team 'spineless'

By The Canadian Press May 26, 2017 - 7:23am Updated: May 26, 2017 - 8:00am

MOSCOW — Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko called the country's national hockey team "spineless" after it failed to qualify for the playoffs at the world championships...

Jamie Nye: We'll keep cheering for the Andersons

By Jamie Nye May 26, 2017 - 6:36am Updated: May 26, 2017 - 6:36am

Take a bow, Ottawa Senators.

Despite the doubters – myself included - and despite the boring moniker, you earned your spot in game 7 double overtime against the...

Michael DiPietro doing his part to get Windsor to the Memorial Cup final

By The Canadian Press May 26, 2017 - 5:00am Updated: May 26, 2017 - 5:30am

WINDSOR, Ont. — Windsor Spitfires coach Rocky Thompson isn't asking his team to play a perfect game at the Memorial Cup.

It hasn't been needed with Michael DiPietro in...

Penguins return to Stanley Cup final with Game 7 win over Senators

By The Canadian Press May 26, 2017 - 2:00am Updated: May 26, 2017 - 6:00pm

PITTSBURGH — Chris Kunitz, Evgeni Malkin and Sidney Crosby took a moment to arrange themselves in the correct order before they picked up the Prince of Wales Trophy together....

Sens nearly defy the odds to Stanley Cup final, fall just short in Game 7

By The Canadian Press May 26, 2017 - 12:07am Updated: May 26, 2017 - 8:00am

PITTSBURGH — Bobby Ryan was standing right beside the net, helplessly watching Chris Kunitz beat Craig Anderson to end the Ottawa Senators' season in double overtime of the...

Scores and Schedule

By The Canadian Press May 25, 2017 - 11:15pm Updated: May 25, 2017 - 11:45pm

Thursday's Games

NHL Playoffs

Pittsburgh 3 Ottawa 2 (2OT) 

(Penguins win series 4-3)

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NBA Playoffs

Cleveland 135 Boston 102

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Thursday's Games

By The Canadian Press May 25, 2017 - 11:15pm Updated: May 25, 2017 - 11:45pm

Thursday's Games

NHL Playoffs

Pittsburgh 3 Ottawa 2 (2OT) 

(Penguins win series 4-3)

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NBA Playoffs

Cleveland 135 Boston 102

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LeBron James breaks Michael Jordan's playoff scoring record

By The Canadian Press May 25, 2017 - 10:46pm Updated: May 25, 2017 - 11:15pm

BOSTON — King James has another throne.

LeBron James surpassed Michael Jordan for the top spot on the NBA's all-time playoff scoring list, scoring 35 points against...

James passes Jordan, Cavs back in Finals with 135-102 win

By The Canadian Press May 25, 2017 - 10:45pm Updated: May 25, 2017 - 11:15pm

BOSTON — The NBA Finals has its first "three-match," courtesy of a King who passed His Airness.

LeBron James scored 35 points and passed Michael Jordan to become the NBA...

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