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Stampeders survive late pressure, beat Alouettes 28-22 for first win of CFL season

Stampeders survive late pressure, beat Alouettes 28-22 for first win of CFL season

CALGARY — In his first career start, rookie quarterback Jake Maier overcame two costly interceptions early to lead the Calgary Stampeders to a come-from-behind victory for their first win of the CFL season.
Wins for United States, Canada and Czech Republic open women's world hockey championship

Wins for United States, Canada and Czech Republic open women's world hockey championship

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Brianna Decker and Kendall Coyne Schofield each had a goal and an assist and the nine-time champion United States beat Switzerland 3-0 on Friday night to open the women’s world hockey championship.
Canadian women's hockey team quickly finds its stride with 5-3 win over Finland

Canadian women's hockey team quickly finds its stride with 5-3 win over Finland

CALGARY — Canada's first women's world hockey championship game in over two years was a hard-fought 5-3 win over Finland, and the battle felt like sweet relief for Canadian captain Marie-Philip Poulin.

CPL Roundup: Cavalry FC edge Pacific FC 2-1 on Joe Mason brace

LANGFORD, B.C. — Two first-half goals by Joe Mason gave Cavalry FC a 2-1 victory over Pacific FC on Friday at Starlight Stadium in a battle between the top two teams in the Canadian Premier League.
Toronto Blue Jays drop third straight in 4-1 extra-inning loss to Detroit Tigers

Toronto Blue Jays drop third straight in 4-1 extra-inning loss to Detroit Tigers

TORONTO — The Blue Jays continue to flounder in extra-inning games this season. Toronto lost 4-1 in 10 innings to the Detroit Tigers at Rogers Centre on Friday, the team's eighth loss in its 10th outing requiring extra innings this year.
Canada's Felix Auger-Aliassime loses to Stefanos Tsitsipas in Cincinnati quarterfinal

Canada's Felix Auger-Aliassime loses to Stefanos Tsitsipas in Cincinnati quarterfinal

CINCINNATI — Canada's Felix Auger-Aliassime was eliminated from the men's singles competition at the Western & Southern Open on Friday. Auger-Aliassime fell to No.
Missing Evans, Riders expect Redblacks to challenge their aerial attack

Missing Evans, Riders expect Redblacks to challenge their aerial attack

REGINA — Cody Fajardo hasn’t connected on any long touchdown passes this season, but the Saskatchewan Roughriders quarterback isn’t worried about it.
Raptors to open season Oct. 20 vs. Wizards - hopefully at Toronto's Scotiabank Arena

Raptors to open season Oct. 20 vs. Wizards - hopefully at Toronto's Scotiabank Arena

TORONTO — The Toronto Raptors tip off their 27th NBA season at home on Oct. 20 when they host the Washington Wizards. They're hoping that "home" is Toronto's Scotiabank Arena. After playing their entire 2020-2021 season out of Tampa, Fla.

Two years, and three teams later, Arbuckle excited to start for Argonauts

TORONTO — It's been two years, three different teams and a new baby since Nick Arbuckle last started in the CFL.
"It's time": Star goaltender Henrik Lundqvist retires at 39

"It's time": Star goaltender Henrik Lundqvist retires at 39

WASHINGTON — The King has called it a career. Henrik Lundqvist, one of the greatest goaltenders of his generation, announced his retirement Friday less than nine months after heart surgery.
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