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Cordell helps White Sox squeeze past Blue Jays

Fri, 05/17/2019 - 08:03
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Yolmer Sanchez raced home from third base with the tiebreaking run on Ryan Cordell's suicide squeeze in the eighth inning, and the Chicago White Sox topped the Toronto Blue Jays 4-2 Thursday night for their fourth win in five games.

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Warriors hold off Blazers, head to Portland with 2-0 series lead

Fri, 05/17/2019 - 06:59
Trail Blazers-Warriors

Stephen Curry scored 37 points, and the Golden State Warriors rallied from a 15-point halftime deficit before holding off the Portland Trail Blazers for a 114-111 win Thursday night and a 2-0 lead in the Western Conference finals.

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Canes have no answer for Bruins as East final ends without incident

Fri, 05/17/2019 - 06:28

the East final finished without any controversy. In a series finale, in which, ironically, there were five hand-passes detected and called, the Bruins skated off with a 4-0 victory and a four-game sweep of the Carolina Hurricanes in Raleigh, N.C. on Thursday.

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Bruins sweep Hurricanes to secure spot in Stanley Cup final

Fri, 05/17/2019 - 05:53

Tuukka Rask posted his seventh career playoff shutout, and the Boston Bruins swept the Carolina Hurricanes out of the Eastern Conference final, winning 4-0 on Thursday night to reach their third Stanley Cup final in nine years.

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Wolfpack set for key battle with Toulouse

Fri, 05/17/2019 - 05:08
Liam Kay Toronto Wolfpack

Win or lose this weekend, nothing changes for the Toronto Wolfpack. It is the most important game of the season to date, but the ramifications will not become clear until summer turns to fall.

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Christine Sinclair focused on team as she approaches scoring record

Fri, 05/17/2019 - 04:58
Christine Sinclair focused on team as she approaches scoring record

The Canadian superstar is closing in on soccer's career goals record, but she would rather talk about leading her country to a win at the World Cup this summer.

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'I wanted to pay tribute': Raptors fan immortalizes Kawhi Leonard's iconic buzzer-beater with a tattoo

Fri, 05/17/2019 - 02:59
Kawhi Leonard tattoo

Ian Maningas has been a fan of the Toronto Raptors his whole life — and after Kawhi Leonard’s miraculous buzzer-beating shot sent the whole city into rapture last Sunday, he wanted to remember it forever.

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Weary Raptors rest and regroup ahead of crucial Game 2

Fri, 05/17/2019 - 00:23

The Raptors are regrouping after their 108-100 loss to Milwaukee that saw them lead for 37 minutes, but — other than Kyle Lowry — go stone cold in the fourth quarter.

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Top-ranked Rouyn-Noranda Huskies look to capture 1st national title

Thu, 05/16/2019 - 23:41
HKO QMJHL Final 20190501

A season that began with 60 eligible teams spread across nine provinces and four states is down to three league champions and a host entry as the 101st Memorial Cup begins Friday in Halifax.

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Brooks Koepka fires 63 to break course record at PGA Championship

Thu, 05/16/2019 - 22:07

Brooks Koepka began his PGA Championship title defence with a record round that left Tiger Woods and everyone else in his wake. Without making birdie on the par 5s, Koepka still broke the course record Thursday with a 7-under 63.

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Mike Mason hopes Diamond League season debut sets tone for possible 4th Olympics

Thu, 05/16/2019 - 21:57

Fit and healthy, Canadian high jumper Mike Mason will continue working on his mental strength and try to carry momentum from a recent world-leading jump of 2.31 metres into his Diamond League season debut Saturday in Shanghai (CBCSports.ca, 7 a.m. ET).

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9 controversial calls/non calls in playoff history...in 90 seconds

Thu, 05/16/2019 - 21:45
9 controversial calls/non calls in playoff history...in 90 seconds

It's been a tough playoff run for NHL referees, so Rob Pizzo takes a look back at some other calls that still have fans scratching their heads.

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Mantha leads Canada over France to move up in group, Sweden routs Austria

Thu, 05/16/2019 - 20:39

Anthony Mantha scored twice to lift Canada to a 5-2 victory over France at the hockey world championship on Thursday. Mantha opened the scoring and added his second for a 4-2 lead in the final frame. Mantha now has a team-high five goals and four assists in four games.

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Sharks and zebras: The NHL kingdom's unintentional best friends

Thu, 05/16/2019 - 20:33

Complaining about the refereeing is something you can count on from fans and media alike every NHL season and in every playoff game. These Stanley Cup playoffs are no different, but they do contain an added twist: the controversial calls are aiding the San Jose Sharks.

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Hockey Night in Canada podcast: Women's pro hockey saga

Thu, 05/16/2019 - 17:52
HKW Clarkson Cup 20190324

The women's professional hockey landscape in North America has been turned upside down in the past few months. A league shut down and a boycott followed. What lies next for women's hockey in North America?

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Shapovalov downed by Djokovic in straight sets at Italian Open

Thu, 05/16/2019 - 17:12

Canadian Denis Shapovalov dropped his round-of-32 match to No. 1 seeded Novak Djokovic on Thursday in straight sets, losing 6-1, 6-3. Meanwhile, Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, and Naomi Osaka all advanced with routine wins in the first of their two matches on the day.

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'The Michael Jordan of wheelchair basketball' has returned

Thu, 05/16/2019 - 15:26
London Paralympics Wheelchair Basketball

Patrick Anderson helped Canada win the Paralympic gold medal in 2000, 2004, as well as silver in 2008. The fact he is back on the court with his crazy ball skills is welcome news for the the Canadian men’s wheelchair basketball team.

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Canadian paddler alleges he was victim of harassment

Thu, 05/16/2019 - 11:00

An emerging Canadian paddler says he was the victim of harassment by a teammate and was then ostracized from the national team after reporting it to officials, according to allegations in a lawsuit obtained exclusively by CBC Sports.

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Hip Check: Missed hand pass sets up Sharks' game-winning OT goal

Thu, 05/16/2019 - 07:33
 Missed hand pass sets up Sharks' game-winning OT goal

A hand pass, unseen by the referees, gifted the San Jose Sharks the overtime game winner in Game 3 over the St. Louis Blues.

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Raptors falter in 4th as Bucks come back to win opener

Thu, 05/16/2019 - 06:11
Raptors Bucks Basketball

Brook Lopez scored 29 points, while Giannis Antetokounmpo added 24 points and 14 rebounds and the Milwaukee Bucks beat the Toronto Raptors 108-100 in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference finals on Wednesday.

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