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Montreal Alouettes sign veterans Stanback, Ackie and Wieneke to contract extensions

MONTREAL — The Montreal Alouettes signed running back William Stanback, linebacker Chris Ackie and receiver Jake Wieneke to contract extensions Monday. Stanback and Ackie signed two-year extensions while Wieneke will return for the '22 season.
Christine Sinclair to miss tournament in England in wake of mother's death

Christine Sinclair to miss tournament in England in wake of mother's death

Canada will be without talismanic captain Christine Sinclair for the inaugural Arnold Clark Cup later this month in England. Canada Soccer said the 38-year-old forward from Burnaby, B.C.

Ticats promote Butler, add Phillips and Bradley to coaching staff

HAMILTON — The Hamilton Tiger-Cats promoted Craig Butler to special-teams co-ordinator Monday while adding Jason Phillips and Jykine Bradley to head coach Orlondo Steinuaer's staff.
Snowboarder Parrot's slopestyle gold caps four-medal day for Canada

Snowboarder Parrot's slopestyle gold caps four-medal day for Canada

BEIJING — Snowboarder Max Parrot led the way with a golden performance as Canada rebounded from a disappointing Sunday to collect four medals at the Beijing Olympics on Monday.
Burlington welterweight Mike Malott to make UFC debut in April at UFC 273

Burlington welterweight Mike Malott to make UFC debut in April at UFC 273

Canadian welterweight Mike (Proper) Malott will make his UFC debut at UFC 273 on April 9 in Jacksonville, Fla. The 30-year-old from Burlington, Ont.

Winnipeg Blue Bombers agree to contract extensions with Taylor, Oliveira

WINNIPEG — The Winnipeg Blue Bombers agreed to contract extensions with American defensive back Nick Taylor and Canadian running back Brady Oliveira on Monday. Taylor's deal is for one year while Oliveira's extension covers two seasons.

Toronto Argonauts re-sign Canadian receiver Juwan Brescasin

TORONTO — The Toronto Argonauts re-signed Canadian receiver Juwan Brescasin on Monday. Brescasin was limited to five games last season due to injury. The Mississauga, Ont., native had five catches for 44 yards and a TD.

Ottawa Redblacks release DB Dandridge to pursue NFL opportunities

OTTAWA — The Ottawa Redblacks released American defensive back Brandin Dandridge on Monday to pursue NFL opportunities.
Canada surprises with bronze medal in mixed team ski jump

Canada surprises with bronze medal in mixed team ski jump

BEIJING — Canada won a surprise bronze medal in the mixed team ski jumping competition at the Beijing Winter Olympics.

Canadian Kim Boutin wins bronze in short-track speedskating

Canadian short-track speedskater Kim Boutin won a bronze medal in the women's 500 metres at the Beijing Olympics on Monday. Boutin, the world record holder in the event, finished in a time of 42.724 seconds.
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