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Boston College hires Charleston's Grant as basketball coach

Boston College hires Charleston's Grant as basketball coach

Boston College hired Earl Grant as its basketball coach on Monday, bringing in the man who led the College of Charleston to the NCAA Tournament in the hopes he can do the same for the Eagles.
Iroquois lacrosse team aims to make Olympic competition under its own flag

Iroquois lacrosse team aims to make Olympic competition under its own flag

Iroquois Nationals lacrosse star Randy Staats was angry at first, but he now says an international snub of his team only fuelled his desire to play on the world stage.
Grubauer, Draisaitl, Ehlers named NHL's three stars of the week

Grubauer, Draisaitl, Ehlers named NHL's three stars of the week

NEW YORK — Colorado Avalanche goaltender Philipp Grubauer, Edmonton Oilers centre Leon Draisaitl and Winnipeg Jets winger Nikolaj Ehlers are the NHL's three stars of the week. Grubauer went 3-1-0 with a 1.24 goals-against average, .
Ontario sport minister: Details of OHL hub cities, bubbles being worked on

Ontario sport minister: Details of OHL hub cities, bubbles being worked on

TORONTO — Ontario's sports minister believes that a 2020-21 Ontario Hockey League season is coming together. Lisa MacLeod said on Monday that she's more confident than ever about a shortened OHL season coming together.

Fledgling Canadian rugby league circuit adds former Leeds star Stevie Ward to board

TORONTO — The Canada Co-Operative Championship Rugby League, which is hoping to help grow rugby league in the country, has named former Leeds Rhinos star Stevie Ward its director of welfare and safety.

Forge FC adds Canada futsal coach Kyt Selaidopoulos to coaching staff

HAMILTON — Kyriakos (Kyt) Selaidopoulos has joined Forge FC's coaching staff as an assistant to head coach and technical director Bobby Smyrniotis. The 43-year-old Selaidopoulos has served as head coach of the Canadian futsal team since 2016.
Canadiens defenceman Ben Chiarot out six-to-eight weeks with fractured hand

Canadiens defenceman Ben Chiarot out six-to-eight weeks with fractured hand

Montreal Canadiens defenceman Ben Chiarot could be out for the rest of the regular season after undergoing surgery on his fractured hand.
YouTube to broadcast 21 games as part of 3rd MLB season

YouTube to broadcast 21 games as part of 3rd MLB season

NEW YORK — YouTube will broadcast a Major League Baseball package of games for a third season, The series of 21 telecasts start on Wednesday, April 7 at 1:10 p.m.
Bottcher beats Koe 4-2 to win Canadian men's curling championship for first time

Bottcher beats Koe 4-2 to win Canadian men's curling championship for first time

CALGARY — Brendan Bottcher knew it would require a near-flawless performance to deny Kevin Koe a fifth career title at the Canadian men's curling championship.

WHL Roundup: Tarzwell's pair powers Rebels over Hurricanes

RED DEER, Alta. — Josh Tarzwell scored twice as the Red Deer Rebels defeated the Lethbridge Hurricanes 5-1 Sunday night in Red Deer. Both teams combined for four goals as the Rebels took a 3-1 lead into the third period.