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Raptors guard Kyle Lowry to sit out against Sacramento for "personal reasons"

Raptors guard Kyle Lowry to sit out against Sacramento for "personal reasons"

Toronto Raptors guard Kyle Lowry will sit out Friday night against the Sacramento Kings, with the team citing "personal reasons" on the pre-game injury report.

Vignettes from life of Hall of Fame manager Tommy Lasorda

LOS ANGELES — Vignettes from the life and career of Hall of Fame manager Tommy Lasorda. He died Thursday at age 93.
Dabrowski ready for big doubles season as she tries to build four-player game

Dabrowski ready for big doubles season as she tries to build four-player game

Canada's Gabriela Dabrowski will soon be Australia-bound to kick off a tennis season shrouded in uncertainty. Along the way she plans to continue doing her part to help build the four-player game.
NHL notebook: Jets' Heinola ready to play; Leafs' Andersen focused on task at hand

NHL notebook: Jets' Heinola ready to play; Leafs' Andersen focused on task at hand

After helping Finland capture bronze at the world junior hockey championship this week in Edmonton, Ville Heinola was ready for a bit of a break. An entire week off from hockey wasn't quite what he had in mind.
Curling Alberta cancels provincial playdowns, reps for nationals yet to be named

Curling Alberta cancels provincial playdowns, reps for nationals yet to be named

EDMONTON — Curling Alberta has cancelled plans to hold its provincial championships later this month in Sylvan Lake, Alta., due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The NexSource Centre was tabbed to host the Jan. 25-Feb.
Moore-Towers, Marinaro lead after short program of virtual Skate Canada Challenge

Moore-Towers, Marinaro lead after short program of virtual Skate Canada Challenge

Kirsten Moore-Towers and Michael Marinaro raced home from practice on Friday to watch themselves win the pair short program at the Skate Canada Challenge.
Former Edmonton star Duke Williams promoted to Bills' active roster for playoff game

Former Edmonton star Duke Williams promoted to Bills' active roster for playoff game

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Virus concerns hit Dallas, Columbus as NHL season looms

Virus concerns hit Dallas, Columbus as NHL season looms

The NHL said Friday that six Dallas Stars players and two staff members have tested positive for COVID-19 in a development that will push back the opener for the defending Western Conference champions by nearly a week.
Game On: Manitoba approves NHL in Winnipeg, clearing way for play across Canada

Game On: Manitoba approves NHL in Winnipeg, clearing way for play across Canada

The NHL's one-time-only, all-Canadian division cleared its final hurdle Friday. Developments south of the border related to COVID-19, however, were far less encouraging.
Veteran CFL receiver Walker returns for another stint with the Edmonton Football Team

Veteran CFL receiver Walker returns for another stint with the Edmonton Football Team

EDMONTON — American receiver Derel Walker is back with the Edmonton Football Team. Walker returned to Edmonton on Friday. He spent the 2019 season with the Toronto Argonauts.