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  1. The unexpected leap of Jake Gardiner: Less risk, more ceiling

    Sportsnet.ca - All sports 01.21 / 14:50 www.sportsnet.ca
    A coaching change has done wonders for Toronto’s Jake Gardiner, who is looking increasingly like a defenceman worth…
  2. Raonic beats Simon to advance to fourth round of Aussie Open

    Sportsnet.ca - All sports 01.21 / 13:49 www.sportsnet.ca
    Milos Raonic’s pursuit of his first Grand Slam title continued with a 6-2, 7-6 (5), 3-6, 6-3 win over No. 25 Gilles Simon of…
  3. Toronto teen soccer star Adonijah Reid heading to MLS

    Cbc.ca - Soccer 01.21 / 10:28 www.cbc.ca
    Adonijah Reid, 17, was selected in the Major League Soccer 2017 SuperDraft and is set to join his team, FC Dallas, for training on…
  4. Teachers team up for 'spiel

    Brandonsun.com - All Sports 01.21 / 09:07 www.brandonsun.com
    Nicole Garbutt hasn’t played in the Brandon Ladies Bonspiel in several years. Suzanne Sullivan hasn’t skipped in quite a while. Together Garbutt and Sullivan, along with third Christine Curtis and lead Nancy Pitcairn, decided to enter the 81st annual curling event which started…
  5. CMU blazes past ACC volleyball teams

    Brandonsun.com - All Sports 01.21 / 09:06 www.brandonsun.com
    The Assiniboine Community College Cougars volleyball teams both lost their respective Manitoba Colleges Athletic Conference matches in Winnipeg on Friday. Victoria King tallied 11 kills and three blocks but the Cougars dropped a 3-1 (25-27, 25-20, 25-14, 25-14) decision to the Canadian…
  6. Raiders strike in third period to edge Tigers

    Brandonsun.com - All Sports 01.21 / 09:06 www.brandonsun.com
    Kyle Peters and Camden Cline potted third-period goals to lead the Killarney-Wawanesa Raiders to a 3-2 Westman High School Hockey League win over the visiting Neepawa Tigers on Friday. Taylor Opperman added the other marker for the Raiders (12-2-0-0). Ryan Kostenchuk and Ben Rainka replied…
  7. Benoit leads Vikings to victory in Winkler event

    Brandonsun.com - All Sports 01.21 / 09:05 www.brandonsun.com
    Jada Benoit put up 18 points as the Vincent Massey Vikings won their lone game at Garden Valley’s varsity girls’ basketball tournament in Winkler on Friday. Jonna Doerksen added 11 points in Massey’s 59-27 win over the Steinbach Sabres. The Vikings will play for a spot in…
  8. Ronning's late goal the game-winner as Giants bump slump

    Top line of James Malm, Ty Ronning and Brayden Watts combine for four goals, 10 points in 5-4 win over Kelowna at Langley Events…
  1. The unexpected leap of Jake Gardiner: Less risk, more ceiling

    Sportsnet.ca - All sports 01.21 / 14:50 www.sportsnet.ca
    A coaching change has done wonders for Toronto’s Jake Gardiner, who is looking increasingly like a defenceman worth…
  2. Raonic beats Simon to advance to fourth round of Aussie Open

    Sportsnet.ca - All sports 01.21 / 13:49 www.sportsnet.ca
    Milos Raonic’s pursuit of his first Grand Slam title continued with a 6-2, 7-6 (5), 3-6, 6-3 win over No. 25 Gilles Simon of…
  3. Teachers team up for 'spiel

    Brandonsun.com - All Sports 01.21 / 09:07 www.brandonsun.com
    Nicole Garbutt hasn’t played in the Brandon Ladies Bonspiel in several years. Suzanne Sullivan hasn’t skipped in quite a while. Together Garbutt and Sullivan, along with third Christine Curtis and lead Nancy Pitcairn, decided to enter the 81st annual curling event which started…
  4. CMU blazes past ACC volleyball teams

    Brandonsun.com - All Sports 01.21 / 09:06 www.brandonsun.com
    The Assiniboine Community College Cougars volleyball teams both lost their respective Manitoba Colleges Athletic Conference matches in Winnipeg on Friday. Victoria King tallied 11 kills and three blocks but the Cougars dropped a 3-1 (25-27, 25-20, 25-14, 25-14) decision to the Canadian…
  5. Raiders strike in third period to edge Tigers

    Brandonsun.com - All Sports 01.21 / 09:06 www.brandonsun.com
    Kyle Peters and Camden Cline potted third-period goals to lead the Killarney-Wawanesa Raiders to a 3-2 Westman High School Hockey League win over the visiting Neepawa Tigers on Friday. Taylor Opperman added the other marker for the Raiders (12-2-0-0). Ryan Kostenchuk and Ben Rainka replied…
  6. Benoit leads Vikings to victory in Winkler event

    Brandonsun.com - All Sports 01.21 / 09:05 www.brandonsun.com
    Jada Benoit put up 18 points as the Vincent Massey Vikings won their lone game at Garden Valley’s varsity girls’ basketball tournament in Winkler on Friday. Jonna Doerksen added 11 points in Massey’s 59-27 win over the Steinbach Sabres. The Vikings will play for a spot in…
  7. Ronning's late goal the game-winner as Giants bump slump

    Top line of James Malm, Ty Ronning and Brayden Watts combine for four goals, 10 points in 5-4 win over Kelowna at Langley Events…
  8. Raptors-Hornets Takeaways: Has Toronto hit February wall early?

    Sportsnet.ca - All sports 01.21 / 06:24 www.sportsnet.ca
    Here are some takeaways from the Toronto Raptors’ 113-78 loss to the Charlotte Hornets.…
  1. Toronto teen soccer star Adonijah Reid heading to MLS

    Cbc.ca - Soccer 01.21 / 10:28 www.cbc.ca
    Adonijah Reid, 17, was selected in the Major League Soccer 2017 SuperDraft and is set to join his team, FC Dallas, for training on…
  2. TFC counts itself lucky to nab Aubrey at No. 21

    Torontosun.com - Soccer 01.21 / 01:37 www.torontosun.com
    The Reds didn’t bother interviewing Brandon Aubrey at this week’s MLS Co…
  3. Canadian soccer team says goodbye to joker, playmaker, lefty

    Cbc.ca - Soccer 01.20 / 19:17 www.cbc.ca
    With Melissa Tancredi, Rhian Wilkinson and Marie-Ève Nault announcing their retirements on Friday, the Canadian women's soccer team will have to carry on without a "tough as nails" joker, a playmaking full back and a valuable lefty, writes Nigel …
  4. Women’s National Team Kick-off 2017 with Conditioning and Assessment Camp

    Canadasoccer.com - Soccer 01.19 / 18:51 www.canadasoccer.com
    The team will convene Friday, 20 January in Los Angeles for its first training camp of…
  1. Woodstock's Craigowan Golf and Country Club has run into financial problems the last decade, leading to its possible sal

    Lfpress.com - Golf 01.20 / 02:23 www.lfpress.com
    After years of declining revenue and memberships, Craigowan Golf and Country Club will have a vote deciding whether or not its shareholders will sell the historic Oxford County golf…
  2. A Lot Has Changed And This Isn’t The Tiger We Once Knew

    Golfnewsnow.ca - Golf 01.19 / 17:28 www.golfnewsnow.ca
    I know the Hero World Challenge happened in December, but I hibernate then, so here are a few thoughts about that event. It epitomizes exactly what the professional tournament golf is all about – great golf played in a dream setting in the Bahamas for the benefit of charity with a bountiful purse. First, the…
  3. 5 Great Golf Destinations We Visited In 2016

    Ottawagolfer.com - Golf 01.19 / 05:26 ottawagolfer.com
    Over the course of a year we often manage to visit some pretty cool golf destinations. As an added bonus to the stories we have written, or will write, about those trips we decided to [...] The post 5 Great Golf Destinations We Visited In 2016 appeared first on…
  4. Golf Superintendent Required In Cold Lake, Alta.

    Golfnewsnow.ca - Golf 01.18 / 21:30 www.golfnewsnow.ca
    The City of Cold Lake in Alberta is seeking a qualified individual to fill the permanent, full-time position of golf superintendent with the Department of Community Services. Reporting to the Golf and Winter Club foreman, the golf superintendent is responsible for maintaining the Cold Lake Golf and Winter Club golf course landscape at the highest…
  5. New Milled Grind Wedges From TaylorMade Offer Three Grinds For Different Players/Conditions

    Golfnewsnow.ca - Golf 01.18 / 17:25 www.golfnewsnow.ca
    The new Milled Grind wedges from TaylorMade offer the variety of three high-performance grinds tailored for various playing conditions and player types. To find the perfect grind geometry, TaylorMade relied on input from tour players along with extensive iterative testing. Once designed, to produce the wedges to exacting specifications, each leading edge and sole grind…
  6. TaylorMade Introduces New Forged P770 And P750 Tour Proto Irons

    Golfnewsnow.ca - Golf 01.18 / 16:45 www.golfnewsnow.ca
    TaylorMade has introduced the new P770 and P750 Tour Proto irons, the company’s next advancement in forged players irons. In P770, engineers targeted highly-skilled players, while simultaneously adding playability improvements to provide an enhanced playing experience. The P770 features a forged 1025 carbon steel face/hosel, precision-milled faces and grooves along with 70-gram tungsten back-bar weighting […
  1. Henrik Sedin will remember his milestone night ‘for a long time’

    Sportsnet.ca - Hockey 01.21 / 07:24 www.sportsnet.ca
    Henrik Sedin’s milestone night, in which he scored his 1000th career NHL point, was made all the more special because he did it at home, he scored alongside his twin brother, and buried it on his former captain, Roberto…
  2. Game #38 Review: Toronto Marlies 7 vs. Hartford Wolf Pack 4

    This was something of a must-have game for the Toronto Marlies as they look to put themselves back into the playoff picture this weekend. Struggling for offense throughout their four-game losing slide, a visit with the 30th-placed Hartford Wolf Pack provided an opportunity for the Marlies to grab some momentum at the start of a six-game […] The post Game #38 Review: Toronto Marlies 7 vs. Hartford Wolf Pack 4 appeared first on Maple Leafs …
  3. Thivierge, MOB top Mustangs as win streak hits five games

    Even when the Fort McMurray Oil Barons aren’t at they’re best, they’re still pretty good…
  4. Flames prospect makes back-to-back hat-tricks with win over Hitmen

    Calgarysun.com - Hockey 01.21 / 06:43 www.calgarysun.com
    It’s been close losses that have been haunting the Calgary Hitmen over the past month, but Friday night’s game against the Victoria Royals may hurt even mor…
  5. Henrik Sedin records 1,000th career point against former teammate

    Cbc.ca - Hockey 01.21 / 04:43 www.cbc.ca
    Henrik Sedin has the 1,000th point of his NHL career. The captain of the Vancouver Canucks reached the milestone on Friday night with a goal in the second period against the Florida…
  6. Mobility D-lightful for London Knights

    The London Knights scored on a 2-on-1, on a nice three-way passing play and when one of their players tucked the puck into the short-side top corner of the net . . . and all three of those goals came from…
  7. Habs take advantage of Devils' miscues to snap 2-game skid

    Cbc.ca - Hockey 01.21 / 04:23 www.cbc.ca
    Shea Weber and Max Pacioretty each scored a power-play goal during a major penalty early in the third period, and the Montreal Canadiens snapped a two-game skid Friday night with a 3-1 victory over the New Jersey…
  8. Gulutzan chooses rest over bag-skates in wake of 4-3 loss to Nashville

    Calgarysun.com - Hockey 01.21 / 03:59 www.calgarysun.com
    Glen Gulutzan fully understands how demanding the National Hockey League schedule can…
  1. Lakers' D'Angelo Russell slips, mildly sprains knee ligament

    LOS ANGELES - Lakers guard D'Angelo Russell mildly sprained a ligament in his right knee in the opening minutes of Los Angeles' game against the Indiana Pacers on Friday night. Russell also strained his right calf muscle. He didn't return to the game, and he will undergo an MRI exam…
  2. Gobert 27 points, 25 rebounds in Jazz 112-107 OT win at Mavs

    DALLAS - Rudy Gobert had career highs with 27 points and 25 rebounds, including one on his missed free throw in overtime that led to the tying 3-pointer by Joe Johnson, and the Utah Jazz beat the Dallas Mavericks 112-107 on Friday night. Gobert had just missed both of his free throw…
  3. Gasol, Conley lead Grizzlies to easy win over Kings

    MEMPHIS, Tenn. - Marc Gasol had 28 points and nine rebounds, Mike Conley added 16 points, eight rebounds and eight assists, and the Memphis Grizzlies coasted to a 107-91 victory over the Sacramento Kings on Friday night. The Grizzlies used the 3-point shooting of Gasol and Zach Randolph to…
  4. Schroder, Millsap pace Hawks' 102-93 win over Bulls

    ATLANTA - Dennis Schroder scored 23 points, Paul Millsap added 14 and the Atlanta Hawks held back a late scare to beat the Chicago Bulls 102-93 on Friday night. The Bulls put up little resistance all night until their reserves went on a 33-4 run in the fourth quarter to pull within five on…
  5. Magic pull away for convincing win over Milwaukee

    ORLANDO, Fla. - Elfrid Payton scored 20 points, Jeff Green added 18 points and seven rebounds off the bench, and the Orlando Magic snapped a three-game losing streak by beating the Milwaukee Bucks 112-96 on Friday night. The Magic, returning home from a 1-5 road trip, played with a small…
  6. Walker scores 32, Hornets rout Raptors 113-78

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Kemba Walker scored 32 points on 11-of-16 shooting, and the Charlotte Hornets beat the Toronto Raptors 113-78 on Friday night. Walker, who came in averaging 23 points and looking to earn his first All-Star selection, scored 16 points in the pivotal third quarter, including…
  7. When Will the 2017 NBA All-Star Game Reserves Be Revealed?

    Heavy.com - Basketball 01.20 / 19:27 heavy.com
    Fans won't have to wait too long to figure out who will be joining the ten starters revealed Thursday night.…
  8. Spurs centre Pau Gasol breaks finger during pregame warmups

    SAN ANTONIO - Spurs centre Pau Gasol has broken his finger during pregame warmups and is not playing against the Denver Nuggets. The team said there is no timeline for Gasol's return. Gasol was scheduled to start Thursday night but left the court clutching his left hand before the…
  1. Santiago Casilla returns to A's on $11M, 2-year contract

    OAKLAND, Calif. - No hard feelings about leaving San Francisco for Santiago Casilla. He is focused on his second stint with Oakland, the place the hard-throwing reliever received his big league start. "There is a big part of my heart with the Athletics because they believed in me in the…
  2. Marcus Stroman says he finally feels 100 per cent

    Cbc.ca - Baseball 01.20 / 23:19 www.cbc.ca
    Blue Jays starter Marcus Stroman's plate is full, and he couldn't be happier about it. In addition to his daily workouts, Stroman's clothing line continues to grow, and he has plans to launch a new fashion blog called "Fresh Beyond Spikes" in the coming…
  3. Blue Jays' Stroman on rigorous off-season, relationship with Aaron Sanchez

    Torontosun.com - Baseball 01.20 / 22:58 www.torontosun.com
    TORONTO — A fired-up Marcus Stroman touched down in town this week and predicts a whole season of happy landings for himself and the Blue J…
  4. 8 'must see' Blue Jays games in 2017

    Cbc.ca - Baseball 01.20 / 20:57 www.cbc.ca
    Looking ahead to the Toronto Blue Jays season, there are more than a few dates to circle on your calendar. With players starting to report for training camp in less than a month, Here are some of the notable dates on the Blue Jays'…
  5. Stroman ‘still friends’ with Sanchez despite speculation

    Sportsnet.ca - Baseball 01.20 / 18:05 www.sportsnet.ca
    Marcus Stroman says he and Aaron Sanchez are still friends, even if they aren’t as close as they once w…
  6. Spectre of steroids catches Rodriguez day after Hall of Fame election

    Cbc.ca - Baseball 01.20 / 01:56 www.cbc.ca
    A day after his election to the Hall of Fame, Ivan Rodriguez appeared to deny using steroids during his…
  7. Mike Fiers and Astros agree to $3.45 million, 1-year deal

    HOUSTON - Right-hander Mike Fiers and the Houston Astros have avoided salary arbitration, agreeing to a $3.45 million, one-year contract. The deal Thursday avoided a hearing next month. Eligible for arbitration for the first time, Fiers settled at the midpoint of the $3.9 million he had…
  8. Rangers complete free agent deal with RHP Tyson Ross

    ARLINGTON, Texas - Unable to acquire Tyson Ross through a trade in the past, the Texas Rangers made the right-hander a priority when he became a free agent this off-season. Ross and the Rangers on Thursday finalized a one-year deal that is worth up to $9 million for the pitcher whose only…
  1. Canadian long snapper has been perfect for over a decade with Cowboys

    Malcolm Gladwell can bend over and snap his 10,000-hour theory through his legs and out the window. Louis-Philippe "L.P." Ladouceur became an outlier at his craft practically from the…
  2. U.S. trade chief seeks to kill U.S. Super Bowl ads in Canada

    Thestar.com - Football 01.20 / 21:58 www.thestar.com
    The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission ruling was a populist nod to the yearly tradition of Canadian grumbling over missed high-profile ads that are a hallmark of the Super Bowl…
  3. Durant hopes to make Alouettes great again

    Northbaynipissing.com - Football 01.20 / 21:45 northbaynipissing.com
    Durant puts Roughriders behind him, says focus now is making Alouettes a…
  4. It’s the year of the NFL quarterback: Arthur

    Thestar.com - Football 01.20 / 21:17 www.thestar.com
    Bank on Rodgers and Brady in Sunday’s NFL conference championship games, which could both go right down to the w…
  5. Thomas Rawls rumbles to franchise record as Seahawks shut down Lions

    For over a year, the Seattle Seahawks have been searching for a running game and an…
  6. Raiders file papers to eventually move from Oakland to Las Vegas

    Torontosun.com - Football 01.20 / 01:14 www.torontosun.com
    It looks like the Vegas Golden Knights are going to have some competition for Sin City’s professional sports dollar in the fairly near f…
  7. Darian Durant signs three-year deal with Alouettes

    Thestar.com - Football 01.19 / 21:52 www.thestar.com
    The Montreal Alouettes signed veteran quarterback Darian Durant to a three-year contract…
  8. After six year hiatus, North Bay Bulldogs return to NFC football

    Northbaynipissing.com - Football 01.18 / 19:55 northbaynipissing.com
    NORTH BAY — Almost 1,000 players later since 2004 through our fall youth and summer programs, our numbers have spoken and we have notified the Northern Football Conference that we will field a team the summer of 2…