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B.C. fighter Tristan Connelly returns to action at UFC 261 after extended layoff

B.C. fighter Tristan Connelly returns to action at UFC 261 after extended layoff

Tristan (Boondock) Connelly won his UFC debut on five days notice. Slowed by the pandemic and neck surgery, the B.C. fighter has had to wait 19 months to fight again.
Sheet Show: Profanity can sometimes slip out on televised curling broadcasts

Sheet Show: Profanity can sometimes slip out on televised curling broadcasts

A seemingly innocuous round-robin game was given such a profanity jolt during the recent Canadian men's curling championship that you could excuse unsuspecting viewers for spitting out their morning coffee in surprise.
Felix Auger-Aliassime beats Denis Shapovalov in latest chapter of Canadian rivalry

Felix Auger-Aliassime beats Denis Shapovalov in latest chapter of Canadian rivalry

BARCELONA, Spain — Felix Auger-Aliassime beat Denis Shapovalov 6-2, 6-3 in an all-Canadian third-round match at the Barcelona Open on Thursday. The 10th-seeded Auger-Aliassime, from Montreal, saved the only break point he faced on the clay court.
Blue Jays shake up lineup, beat Red Sox 6-3 at Fenway

Blue Jays shake up lineup, beat Red Sox 6-3 at Fenway

BOSTON — Looking to spark a scuffling offence , Toronto manager Charlie Montoyo shook up his lineup Wednesday night and the Blue Jays responded immediately in a 6-3 victory over the Boston Red Sox.
Anderson scores twice as Canadiens down Oilers 4-3 in another physical matchup

Anderson scores twice as Canadiens down Oilers 4-3 in another physical matchup

EDMONTON — Josh Anderson set the tone Wednesday morning by encouraging his teammates to up their intensity as they look to solidify a playoff spot.

Homan evens record at Players' Championship with win over Hasselborg

CALGARY — Rachel Homan evened her record at the Grand Slam of Curling Players' Championship with a 7-4 win over Anna Hasselborg on Wednesday.

Lukas Vejdemo scores twice, leads Rocket over AHL Senators

OTTAWA — Lukas Vejdemo scored twice and Alex Belzile had three assists as the Laval Rocket held on to beat the Belleville Senators 5-4 on Wednesday in American Hockey League play.
Raptors ride strong 3rd quarter to 114-103 win over Nets

Raptors ride strong 3rd quarter to 114-103 win over Nets

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All three Canadian MLS teams have got first round of COVID-19 vaccinations

All three Canadian MLS teams have got first round of COVID-19 vaccinations

SANDY, Utah — All three Canadian MLS teams have got their first shots of the COVID-19 vaccine. The Vancouver Whitecaps, who have set up shop at Real Salt Lake's Utah home due to pandemic-related border restrictions, got their vaccinations Tuesday.
Super League backer says breakaway competition is on standby

Super League backer says breakaway competition is on standby

MADRID — The Super League is far from dead and its clubs have not given up on the idea of the breakaway competition despite having to shelve the project just a few days after it was announced, Real Madrid president Florentino Pérez said on Thursday.
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