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  1. Langan, Tricker Set To Open World Ball Hockey Championships

    Cksn.ca - All Sports 05.30 / 04:43 cksn.ca
    Chatham-Kent products Rachael Tricker and Hokey Langan are about to pull on the Canadian jersey with Canada’s National Ball Hockey team at the World Ball Hockey Federation Women’s World Championships. The tournament will be held in Litomerice, Czech Republic, with play beginning June 3 for Canada. Canada’s schedule will open June 3 against Slovakia. They’ll The post Langan, Tricker Set To Open World Ball Hockey Championships appeared first on Chatham-Kent Sports N…
  2. Broncos, Trojans on collision course at provincials

    Brandonsun.com - All Sports 05.30 / 03:50 www.brandonsun.com
    Keith Forsyth did not want to see the Major Pratt Trojans in the same pool as his Boissevain Broncos at this week’s high school baseball provincial championship in Altona. He and Boissevain will anyways. The two Prairie West High School Baseball League foes will play each other…
  3. Penguins escape with weird Game 1 victory over Predators

    Sportsnet.ca - All sports 05.30 / 03:29 www.sportsnet.ca
    The Pittsburgh Penguins fired the opening salvo in this Stanley Cup Final. They did it, amazingly, by barely firing a shot on…
  4. Platt, Blight joining Cougars

    Brandonsun.com - All Sports 05.30 / 03:28 www.brandonsun.com
    With another American Collegiate Hockey Association season fast approaching, the Assiniboine Community College Cougars dipped back into the recruiting pool on Monday. The Cougars, who only mustered one victory in 13 ACHA contests last season, added a pair of former Manitoba Female Midget…
  5. Colts, Golden Bears take playoff contests

    Brandonsun.com - All Sports 05.30 / 03:28 www.brandonsun.com
    Grady Hobbs threw 6 1/3 scoreless innings with seven strikeouts as the Deloraine-Hartney Colts knocked off the Souris Sabres 7-0 in a Prairie West High School Baseball League playoff contest in Deloraine on Monday. Mac Park led the way offensively for the Colts with a pair of singles and…
  6. Vikings heading to fastpitch provincials

    Brandonsun.com - All Sports 05.30 / 03:28 www.brandonsun.com
    Sydney Cobbe struck out eight and scattered eight hits in a complete-game effort as the Vincent Massey Vikings earned a 3-1 win over the Killarney Raiders in a high school wildcard fastpitch game on Monday in Boissevain. Hailey Curtis singled twice and scored the game-winning run on a…
  7. Penguins beat Predators to take Game 1 of Stanley Cup Final

    Sportsnet.ca - All sports 05.30 / 03:06 www.sportsnet.ca
    Jake Guentzel scored the winner as the Pittsburgh Penguins beat the Nashville Predators 5-3 to take Game 1 of the Stanley Cup…
  8. Red Alert! Tulowitzki hits grand slam as Blue Jays crush Reds 17-2

    Newstalk650.com - All Sports 05.30 / 02:49 newstalk650.com
    TORONTO — Troy Tulowitzki hit a grand slam, Justin Smoak belted a three-run shot and Russell Martin had a two-run homer as the Toronto Blue Jays crushed the Cincinnati Reds 17-2 on Monday night. Martin gave Toronto the lead in the second inning with a rainbow shot just inside the right-field foul screen. Tulowitzki broke the game open by clearing the bases in the third and Smoak put the Blue Jays' run total into double digits an inning later. Kendrys Morales, Smoak and Martin each scored th…
  1. Canada Soccer honours recent Women’s National Team retirees Josée Bélanger and Kaylyn Kyle

    Canadasoccer.com - Soccer 05.29 / 21:31 www.canadasoccer.com
    Both players will be honoured, at the upcoming Canada Soccer Women’s National Team home match against Costa Rica on 11 June in T…
  2. Connaught Series: top scorers remembered from 24 national championships

    Canadasoccer.com - Soccer 05.28 / 13:25 www.canadasoccer.com
    Jock Coulter was Top Scorer in Connaught Series three…
  3. TFC’s midfield maestro Vazquez operating on a different level

    Torontosun.com - Soccer 05.27 / 23:15 www.torontosun.com
    During last weekend’s draw in New York, I made this proclamation: There’s nobody like Victor Vazquez in Major League So…
  4. Arsenal beats Chelsea to claim 3rd FA Cup in 4 seasons

    Cbc.ca - Soccer 05.27 / 20:42 www.cbc.ca
    Arsene Wenger's turbulent year ended with a third FA Cup success in four seasons after Arsenal beat Chelsea 2-1 to deny the English Premier League champion a double on…
  1. Semi-Finals Set For OVGA Women’s & Men’s Match Play

    Ottawagolfer.com - Golf 05.30 / 03:34 ottawagolfer.com
    Weather threatened to be the main story on Monday as the second day of the 2017 Ottawa Valley Golf Association (OVGA) Match Play Championships took place at the Smiths Falls Golf & Country Club. Heavy [...] The post Semi-Finals Set For OVGA Women’s & Men’s Match Play appeared first on…
  2. Voices: Richard Zokol Talks Tiger And What Could Be Ahead After DUI Charge

    Golfnewsnow.ca - Golf 05.29 / 23:30 www.golfnewsnow.ca
    Former PGA Tour player and Canadian Golf Hall of Fame member Richard Zokol discusses the possible ramifications on his career after Tiger Woods was arrested on a DUI charge early Monday morning. Click Play below to listen to his conversation with Hutch. Please allow 10 seconds for the sound to cue…
  3. Golf: London's Highland golf club will take lead in organizing Mackenzie Tour championship

    Lfpress.com - Golf 05.29 / 19:24 www.lfpress.com
    The love affair between Highland Golf and Country Club and the Mackenzie Tour Freedom 55 Financial Tour Championship has moved to another…
  4. Tiger Woods arrested on DUI charges: Police

    Lfpress.com - Golf 05.29 / 17:18 www.lfpress.com
    JUPITER, Fla. — Police say golf great Tiger Woods has been arrested on a DUI charge in F…
  5. Life On The Mini Tours – The Uncomfortable and Costly Road To Success (Link & Video)

    Ottawagolfer.com - Golf 05.29 / 15:52 ottawagolfer.com
    When most people think of life as a professional golfer, often their picture is skewed by the glamour of the PGA Tour and the multi-million dollars purses, fame, and lifestyle that seems to be involved [...] The post Life On The Mini Tours – The Uncomfortable and Costly Road To Success (Link & Video) appeared first on…
  6. Link: Southern Ontario Course Is Facing Foreclosure

    Golfnewsnow.ca - Golf 05.29 / 15:52 www.golfnewsnow.ca
    Sparrow Lake Golf Club, a 36-hole operation in Welland, Ont., is facing foreclosure, according to court documents. Laura Barton of the Welland Tribune has more…
  7. Link: Being A Superintendent Means A Year-Round Cycle

    Golfnewsnow.ca - Golf 05.29 / 15:52 www.golfnewsnow.ca
    Jeff Alexander, superintendent at Parry Sound Golf and Country Club in Ontario, says it’s rare for golf course employees to actually enjoy playing the conditions they create because it’s a year-round job. Andrew Hind of the Parry Sound North Star has more her…
  8. Link: Shooting His Age Is Nothing New To This 100-Year-Old Golfer

    Golfnewsnow.ca - Golf 05.29 / 15:28 www.golfnewsnow.ca
    Here’s a a 100-year-old gentleman who shot his age, but that’s nothing new. He’s shot his age 340 times – at last count. Curtis Stock has more here in the Edmonton Sun…
  1. Sebastien Bourdais fractures pelvis, hip during Indy 500 qualifying crash

    Sebastien Bourdais will have surgery Saturday night to repair a fractured pelvis after a fiery crash in Indianapolis 500…
  2. Sports writer fired over tweet about Japanese Indy winner

    Torontosun.com - Motorsport 05.30 / 01:43 www.torontosun.com
    DENVER — A veteran sports writer is no longer working with The Denver Post after he posted on Twitter that he was “uncomfortable with a Japanese driver winning the Indianapolis 500 during Memorial Day wee…
  3. Sprint car driver David Steele killed in Florida race crash

    Sprint car veteran David Steele has died during a race in…
  4. Car Review: 2017 Toyota Prius

    Canada.com - Motorsport 05.29 / 10:19 www.canada.com
    Toyota's reimagining of its poster child makes for a far more pleasant – and frugal – driving exp…
  5. 'Going to be mega big': Ex-F1 driver Sato wins Indy 500

    Torontosun.com - Motorsport 05.28 / 22:59 www.torontosun.com
    INDIANAPOLIS — At the end of 500 miles around Indianapolis Motor Speedway, it was a former Formula One driver who took the checkered f…
  1. Michigan's Minor, Virginia's Kwiatkowski win at NCAA tennis

    ATHENS, Ga. - Brienne Minor gave Michigan its first NCAA women's tennis title, while Virginia's Thai-Son Kwiatkowski beat a familiar foe to capture the men's championship. Minor defeated Florida's Belinda Woolcock…
  2. Milos Raonic reaches second round of French Open in straight sets

    Sportsnet.ca - Tennis 05.29 / 22:18 www.sportsnet.ca
    Fifth-seeded Milos Raonic is safely through to the second round of the French Open after sweeping past Steve Darcis of Belgium in straight…
  3. Mladenovic plays through back pain to win at French Open

    Sportsnet.ca - Tennis 05.29 / 22:18 www.sportsnet.ca
    Kristina Mladenovic played through pain to hold off Jennifer Brady of the United States and reach the second round of the French Open on…
  4. Still struggling on court, Gulbis says it’s no “tragedy”

    Sportsnet.ca - Tennis 05.29 / 22:18 www.sportsnet.ca
    Gulbis, who reached the semifinals in Paris three years ago after beating the likes of Roger Federer and Tomas Berdych, lost to No. 7-seeded Marin Cilic 6-3, 6-3, 6-3 in the first round of Roland Garros on…
  5. Djokovic, Nadal play their way to comfortable wins at French Open

    Sportsnet.ca - Tennis 05.29 / 22:18 www.sportsnet.ca
    Back on the court where he completed his career Grand Slam, Novak Djokovic showed no sign of the crisis of confidence that has affected his game since winning the French Open last…
  6. Mladenovic plays through back pain to win at French Open

    PARIS - Kristina Mladenovic played through pain to hold off Jennifer Brady of the United States and reach the second round of the French Open on Monday. Mladenovic, seeded 13th, struggled…
  7. Top US man, Sock, out in French Open 1st round for 1st time

    PARIS - Jack Sock went to the island of Mallorca ahead of the French Open, planning to train with Rafael Nadal. Didn't work out that way. "It was supposed to be…
  8. Still struggling on court, Gulbis says it's no "tragedy"

    PARIS - Not long ago, Ernests Gulbis played a semifinal at the French Open then broke into the top 10. A long list of injuries later, the Latvian player has dropped…
  1. SIMMONS: It was 'a weird, weird night' in Pittsburgh

    Calgarysun.com - Hockey 05.30 / 05:03 www.calgarysun.com
    Pekka Rinne called it weird — and then he used the word a…
  2. Penguins escape shaky Game 1 with win over Predators

    Torontosun.com - Hockey 05.30 / 04:20 www.torontosun.com
    PITTSBURGH — They don’t ask how. They don’t even ask how many…
  3. Bettman taking hard stance on players going rogue for Olympics

    Torontosun.com - Hockey 05.30 / 04:20 www.torontosun.com
    PITTSBURGH — Gary Bettman sent a loud message to Alexander Ovechkin Monday night: No Olympics for y…
  4. Penguins escape shaky Game 1 with win over Predators

    Calgarysun.com - Hockey 05.30 / 04:20 www.calgarysun.com
    PITTSBURGH — They don’t ask how. They don’t even ask how many…
  5. Bettman taking hard stance on players going rogue for Olympics

    Calgarysun.com - Hockey 05.30 / 04:20 www.calgarysun.com
    PITTSBURGH — Gary Bettman sent a loud message to Alexander Ovechkin Monday night: No Olympics for y…
  6. Hockey greats share stories of winning Stanley Cup in new documentary

    Torontosun.com - Hockey 05.30 / 03:57 www.torontosun.com
    Outside Boston’s TD Garden, there is a statue of Robert Gordon Orr flying through the air, a symbol of No. 4’s Stanley Cup-winning goal in 1970 that is now forged in imm…
  7. Hockey greats share stories of winning Stanley Cup in new documentary

    Calgarysun.com - Hockey 05.30 / 03:35 www.calgarysun.com
    Outside Boston’s TD Garden, there is a statue of Robert Gordon Orr flying through the air, a symbol of No. 4’s Stanley Cup-winning goal in 1970 that is now forged in imm…
  8. Penguins take weird NHL final opener: Arthur

    Thestar.com - Hockey 05.30 / 03:30 www.thestar.com
    Penguins move one win closer to Stanley Cup repeat despite almost 37 minutes without a shot on…
  1. Thunder centre Enes Kanter detained in Romania, heading back to U.S.

    Oklahoma City Thunder centre Enes Kanter is returning to the United States after being detained in a Romanian…
  2. Like Shaun Livingston, JaVale McGee perfect fit on Warriors

    OAKLAND, Calif. - JaVale McGee practices 3-pointers from all around the arch, just in case. He sits with assistant coach Jarron Collins and a laptop to study film, long after…
  3. Kerr not well yet, but hasn't ruled himself out for Game 1

    OAKLAND, Calif. - Golden State's Steve Kerr expects to decide soon whether he will coach in the NBA Finals, saying Monday he's not yet ready but hasn't ruled himself out…
  4. Warriors and Cavs benefit from rest, NBA tries to reduce it

    In bulldozing their respective conferences through the first three rounds of the post-season, the Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors each earned an extended rest before their highly anticipated showdown…
  5. Cool Hand Lue: Cavs coach keeps NBA champs cool amid chaos

    CLEVELAND - Moments after the Eastern Conference championship banner was raised by the Cavaliers for the third straight time and the obligatory postgame interviews ended, Tyronn Lue slipped quietly away. Cleveland's…
  6. Cavs send Celtics to record loss, 130-86, lead series 2-0

    LeBron James scored 30 points, Kevin Love had 21 points and 12 rebounds, and the Cleveland Cavaliers steamrolled the Boston Celtics 130-86 on Friday night to take a 2-0 lead in the Eastern Conference finals and tie an NBA record with their 13th straight playoff…
  7. Cavaliers set to use underdog status as 'fuel' in finals against Warriors

    Torontosun.com - Basketball 05.29 / 13:11 www.torontosun.com
    Vegas is betting against them and the bookies are hardly…
  8. Jaelin Llewellyn Top Canadian 2018 PG

    Northpolehoops.com - Basketball 05.29 / 04:28 northpolehoops.com
    Jaelin Llewellyn is at the top of his game. His mindset, leaping ability, recruitment and academics are all on the upswing. The 2018 Canadian point…
  1. Braves beat Angels; Trout headed for surgery on thumb

    ANAHEIM, Calif. - Matt Adams and Danny Santana had two-run doubles during a six-run third inning to help the Atlanta Braves overcome Albert Pujols' 598th career homer and beat the…
  2. Rasmus, Beckman big swings for Rays in 10-8 win over Rangers

    ARLINGTON, Texas - Tim Beckman hit a go-ahead three-run homer in the seventh as the Tampa Bay Rays scored five runs in a span of three pitches to beat Texas…
  3. Posey avoids "big guys tumbling" in Nats-Giants brawl

    SAN FRANCISCO - As an irate Bryce Harper charged toward the mound , Buster Posey just stood and watched from behind home plate. And when the Washington Nationals and San Francisco…
  4. Tigers rally to beat Royals 10-7

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Miguel Cabrera and J.D. Martinez each drove in three runs as the Detroit Tigers came from behind to beat the Kansas City Royals 10-7 on Monday…
  5. Blue Jays put on hitting clinic, destroy Reds

    Torontosun.com - Baseball 05.30 / 03:12 www.torontosun.com
    If he dared turn on his phone following Monday’s blowout loss at the Rogers Centre, Joey Votto would have had some predictable messages w…
  6. Blue Jays put on hitting clinic, destroy Reds

    If he dared turn on his phone following Monday’s blowout loss at the Rogers Centre, Joey Votto would have had some predictable messages w…
  7. Tulowitzki grand slam ignites 17-run outburst as Jays crush Reds

    Cbc.ca - Baseball 05.30 / 02:54 www.cbc.ca
    Troy Tulowitzki hit a grand slam, Justin Smoak belted a three-run shot and Russell Martin had a two-run homer as the Toronto Blue Jays crushed the Cincinnati Reds 17-2 on Monday…
  8. Votto still has lots in tank as Reds begin to turn corner

    Sportsnet.ca - Baseball 05.30 / 02:43 www.sportsnet.ca
    Joey Votto was one of the only veterans who remained with the Cincinnati Reds when they began their rebuild. Even at 33, Votto is still producing at an incredible rate, which could accelerate the Reds’ rebuild even…
  1. Extra bounce in Murray's step at Argos camp

    Torontosun.com - Football 05.30 / 02:04 www.torontosun.com
    Rico Murray is relishing every moment. He’s running to the ball each time he’s getting reps at halfback, encouraging his new teammates and offering whatever support he can summon when ask…
  2. Paden hoping to make strong impression on Argos

    Torontosun.com - Football 05.29 / 23:54 www.torontosun.com
    More than anything, the CFL is a numbers game. It’s an unfair exercise that can be downright brutal when reps are limited, playing time restricted, and opportunities m…
  3. Tom Brady the latest NFL star on Madden game cover

    Thestar.com - Football 05.29 / 21:05 www.thestar.com
    The five-time Super Bowl champion will be the cover athlete for Madden 18, following his Patriots teammate Rob…
  4. Marcus Ball pumped to be back with Argos

    Torontosun.com - Football 05.29 / 02:29 www.torontosun.com
    Marcus Ball has come full circle, a football journey that began in Toronto and is now back where it all…
  5. Trestman and Popp have short time to analyze Argos roster

    Torontosun.com - Football 05.28 / 00:24 www.torontosun.com
    There are no shortages of unknowns in Argoland, no way of knowing the quality of depth on one side of the ball, what changes will ultimately have to be made, what kind of season will be in store for a franchise that hit rock bottom last…
  6. Trestman and Popp have short time to analyze Argos roster

    There are no shortages of unknowns in Argoland, no way of knowing the quality of depth on one side of the ball, what changes will ultimately have to be made, what kind of season will be in store for a franchise that hit rock bottom last…