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Thunder beat Raptors at home to get payback for OT loss in OKC

17 hours 7 min ago
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Paul George scored 28 points and the Oklahoma City Thunder exacted some revenge on Toronto Raptors with a 116-109 win on Friday.

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How will Olympic champion Erica Wiebe reinvent her winning formula?

19 hours 34 min ago
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Olympic champion Erica Wiebe takes on world champion Justina Di Stasio this weekend in the Canadian's first steps towards wrestling in Tokyo 2020.

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CBC Sports Plays of the Week

19 hours 42 min ago
CBC Sports Plays of the Week

A look at some of the best plays in the world of sports.

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On-ice collision being called Tonya Harding 2.0

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 23:02
On-ice collision being called Tonya Harding 2.0

A small collision on the World Championship practice rink has turned into a social media tornado. CBC Sports' Jacqueline Doorey has the details.

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Alex Harvey held off podium at 1st of final cross-country races in Quebec

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 22:30

Canadian cross-country legend Alex Harvey was held off the podium in one of the last races of his storied career, finishing 10th at an FIS World Cup sprint race Friday.

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Canada's Barrett leads top-seeded Duke's rout of North Dakota State

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 22:23

Canada's RJ Barrett led Duke with 26 points and 14 rebounds and combined with Williamson for a prolific showing for the freshmen stars. But it was Williamson who could not be contained in the second half and he turned a tight early contest into a Duke runaway in the first round of the East Region.

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Is mixed-doubles curling's future or will it be forever 'second fiddle?'

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 22:22

For years, mixed doubles curling existed in the background, to the point where Canada had never even won a world championship. But its inclusion at the Pyeongchang Olympics — along with a Canadian triumph — thrust the sport into the national spotlight.

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Arkells band and fans successfully lobby CFL to change time of Ticats-Argos game

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 21:53

Hundreds of comments, retweets and likes later, the Argonauts agreed to shift the kick-off time to 4 p.m.

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Braden Holtby says he won't join Capitals at White House

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 20:34

Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby said Friday he will not join his teammates next week for a White House celebration of their Stanley Cup championship.

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John Morris, Jolene Campbell lead way at Canadian mixed doubles championship

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 20:21

Defending champions Laura Walker and Kirk Muyres were one of six unbeaten teams halfway through Thursday's play at the Canadian mixed doubles curling championship.

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Senators owner Melnyk calls out Ottawa fans, mayor, media

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 19:38

Embattled Senators owner Eugene Melnyk has once again incurred the wrath of some his team's fans after making contentious comments on an Ottawa radio show Friday morning.

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Invisible wounds: Gabrielle Daleman's real victory was stepping on the ice

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 17:47
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Success has followed Gabrielle Daleman for a long time, including an Olympic team gold medal, two national titles and a world bronze medal. But mental illness has gripped her for two years. That's why her real victory this week was simply competing at the world figure skating championships in Japan.

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Canada's Andreescu into 3rd round in Miami after tidy win over Kenin

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 17:20

Canada's Bianca Andreescu has exacted revenge on one of the three women to beat her in the 2019 season, while Milos Raonic didn't have to hit a shot as both advanced to the third round of the Miami Open on Friday.

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Olympic gold medallist Alina Zagitova earns 1st world figure skating title

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 15:39

Olympic champion Alina Zagitova won the free skate on Friday to capture her first title at the figure skating world championships.

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Canadian women miss playoffs at curling worlds for 1st time since 1999

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 15:16

Canada's hope for a three-peat at the women's world curling championships ended on Friday. Chelsea Carey's Calgary-based rink was officially eliminated from playoff contention with a combination of a 5-3 loss to Sweden and Germany's 10-4 defeat to Finland.

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Former NHLer Jared Aulin embracing life in Europe after tragedy, injury

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 11:00
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Negativity, injury and tragedy all brought hockey player Jared Aulin to his knees. But it was hard work, determination and a good attitude that kept the Calgary native on his feet and moving forward.

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'Families have been torn apart': Truck driver who caused Humboldt Broncos bus crash gets 8-year prison term

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 10:00
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The truck driver who caused the deadly Humboldt Broncos bus crash a year ago was sentenced to eight years in prison when he appeared in a Melfort, Sask., court Friday.

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Hey Brady, may I have this dance?

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 04:59
Hey Brady, may I have this dance?

Everyone felt like dancing in Calgary as Ottawa Senators rookie Brady Tkachuk made a few young fans' nights during warmups, competing in a 'floss-off' and signing a jersey.

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Andreescu's coach Sylvain Bruneau serves up another powerful pep talk

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 01:43
Andreescu's coach Sylvain Bruneau serves up another powerful pep talk

Trailing 6-4, 4-1 to Irina-Camelia Begu in her 1st round match at the Miami Open, Bianca Andreescu's coach offered the 18-year-old some words of wisdom before beginning her comeback.

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ISU finds 'no evidence' that American skater deliberately injured Korean rival

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 19:16

The International Skating Union says its investigation has found "no evidence" that American skater Mariah Bell tried to deliberately injure Korea's Eunsoo Lim during warmups at the world figure skating championships on Wednesday.

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