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  1. Vancouver Giants unable to play catch-up against Victoria Royals

    Vancouver trailed throughout Friday night's game at the Langley Events…
  2. Vancouver Giants unable to play catch-up against Victoria Royals

    Langleytimes.com - All Sports 02.25 / 07:01 langleytimes.com
    Vancouver trailed throughout Friday night's game at the Langley Events…
  3. Tucker, Ibaka inject useful nastiness to Raptors in debuts

    Sportsnet.ca - All sports 02.25 / 06:12 www.sportsnet.ca
    What Dwane Casey liked most about his two newest players — Serge Ibaka and P.J. Tucker, who both factored crucially into the Raptors 107-97 defeat of the Boston Celtics Friday night — was their injection of bulk and effort on both ends of the flo…
  4. Sam Steel dazzles in 4-goal performance against Swift Current

    Newstalk650.com - All Sports 02.25 / 05:53 newstalk650.com
    Sam Steel put on a show for his family and for the fans Friday night at the Brandt Centre. Steel’s parents, as well, the parents of most of the players on the team are in town for “Parents Weekend” and they were treated to a 7-0 blowout against the Swift Current Broncos. Steel put up four goals in the win, six weeks after notching his first career hat trick. “He was really dancing tonight, he was really awesome,” head coach John Paddock said. “We’ve seen it before, that was one of his bette…
  5. 2017 U SPORTS Wrestling Championships: Brock In Position To Capture Team Titles..Again

    English.cis-sic.ca - All sports 02.25 / 04:57 english.cis-sic.ca
    WINNIPEG, MB - The defending men’s and women’s champions Brock University Badgers are in prime position to defend their championship after Day One of the 2017 U SPORTS Wrestling Championships held in the Axworthy RecPlex at the University of Winnipeg on…
  6. Johnson leads Flames past Panthers 4-2 for 3rd straight

    Newstalk650.com - All Sports 02.25 / 04:37 newstalk650.com
    SUNRISE, Fla. — Chad Johnson made 36 saves during his first start in five games to lead the Calgary Flames past the Florida Panthers 4-2 on Friday night for their third consecutive victory. Sam Bennett, Mikael Backlund, Deryk Engelland and Troy Brouwer had the goals for the Flames, who scored three straight in less than five minutes midway through the first period. Aleksander Barkov and Nick Bjugstad scored for the Panthers. Roberto Luongo stopped 24 shots in his first start in three g…
  7. Lack gets 9th career shutout, Hurricanes beat Senators 3-0

    Newstalk650.com - All Sports 02.25 / 04:37 newstalk650.com
    RALEIGH, N.C. — Eddie Lack stopped 34 shots for his ninth career shutout to lead the Carolina Hurricanes to a 3-0 victory over the Ottawa Senators on Friday night. Jordan Staal, Elias Lindholm and Viktor Stalberg scored, and Phillip Di Giuseppe had two assists to help Carolina snap a five-game losing streak (0-4-1) and move out of last place in the Eastern Conference. Lack (2-3-1) was making just his sixth start of the season due to concussion issues. Craig Anderson finished with 41 saves f…
  8. Canucks say they'll be ready to play regardless of lineup changes

    Newstalk650.com - All Sports 02.25 / 04:37 newstalk650.com
    VANCOUVER — The Vancouver Canucks say they'll be ready to play on Saturday regardless of who dresses. The Canucks locker-room has been hit with a case of the mumps and at least five players will be out of the lineup on Saturday when they return from their league mandated five-day break to face the San Jose Sharks. "Obviously some adversity you'd probably like to not have but that's the hand we are dealt with," forward Alex Burrows said after Friday night's practice. "The guys that are in th…
  1. TFC ready for pre-season finale

    Torontosun.com - Soccer 02.24 / 23:35 www.torontosun.com
    At the conclusion of Friday’s training session outside the Omni Resort at ChampionsGate, Toronto FC packed up camp and headed west to Tampa ahead of Saturday’s final exhibition — the last stop on their pre-season tour…
  2. Canada Soccer looking for candidates to serve on the Board of Directors starting May 2017

    Canadasoccer.com - Soccer 02.24 / 22:12 www.canadasoccer.com
    The current call for nominations is for the following Board positions: One (1) President (three-year term) Two (2) Elected Directors (three-year term) one (1) from Manitoba/Saskatchewan/Nunavut and one (1) from Ontario Two (2) Independent Directors (three-year…
  3. Toronto FC, BMO agree to new jersey sponsor deal; Reds release new red kit for 2017 season

    Torontosun.com - Soccer 02.24 / 14:42 www.torontosun.com
    Toronto FC revealed Friday morning that it has signed a long-term deal with BMO to continue serving as the club’s kit s…
  1. Storm Stalls LPGA Event In Thailand

    Golfnewsnow.ca - Golf 02.24 / 17:14 www.golfnewsnow.ca
    The second round of the Honda LPGA Thailand was called for the day due to unplayable conditions Play was called at 3:45 p.m. local time. The second round got underway at 9:38 a.m. but was delayed at 11:24 a.m. local time due to inclement weather. Players returned at 12:19 p.m. after a 55-minute delay but…
  2. Santee, South Carolina…Golf Lots!

    Ottawagolfer.com - Golf 02.24 / 14:39 ottawagolfer.com
    Known as South Carolina’s In-land Golf Capital, the town of Santee is located smack dab on I-95 on the south shore of State’s largest freshwater lake, Lake Marion, and has come to rival most well [...] The post Santee, South Carolina…Golf Lots! appeared first on Fla…
  1. NASCAR's Kurt Busch sued for $1.47M by former management company

    Torontosun.com - Motorsport 02.24 / 19:23 www.torontosun.com
    NASCAR driver Kurt Busch is being sued for nearly $1.5 million by his former sports management company after he terminated their relationship last…
  2. Car Review: 2017 Dodge Charger SXT Rallye AWD

    Canada.com - Motorsport 02.24 / 12:12 www.canada.com
    Despite the old bones, the Dodge's big sedan is smooth, effortless and surprisingly…
  1. Sock beats Johnson to set up Delray semi-final against Young

    Sportsnet.ca - Tennis 02.24 / 23:01 www.sportsnet.ca
    Jack Sock moved into the semifinals at the Delray Beach Open by beating Steve Johnson 6-4, 7-6 (4) in an all-American matchup…
  2. Defending champion Kyrgios into semifinals in Marseille

    Sportsnet.ca - Tennis 02.24 / 23:01 www.sportsnet.ca
    Defending champion Nick Kyrgios made light work of Norbert Gombos to reach the Open 13 semifinals on Friday, beating the Slovakian qualifier 6-3, 6-3 in less than an…
  3. 2nd-seeded Dominic Thiem reaches semifinals of Rio Open

    Sportsnet.ca - Tennis 02.24 / 23:01 www.sportsnet.ca
    Second-seeded Dominic Thiem beat Diego Schwartzman of Argentina 6-2, 6-3 on Friday to reach the Rio Open semifinals, where he is the favourite following No. 1 Kei Nishikori’s defeat in the first…
  4. Wozniacki, Svitolina will battle for championship in Dubai

    Sportsnet.ca - Tennis 02.24 / 23:01 www.sportsnet.ca
    Top-seeded Angelique Kerber struggled with a knee injury during a 6-3, 7-6 (3) loss to seventh seed Elina Svitolina in the semifinals of the Dubai Tennis Championships on…
  5. Defending champion Kyrgios into semifinals in Marseille

    MARSEILLE, France - Defending champion Nick Kyrgios made light work of Norbert Gombos to reach the Open 13 semifinals on Friday, beating the Slovakian qualifier 6-3, 6-3 in less than an hour. The third-seeded Australian hit 15 aces and lost just six points on his serve to set up a first…
  6. 2nd-seeded Thiem reaches semifinals of clay-court Rio Open

    RIO DE JANEIRO - Second-seeded Dominic Thiem beat Diego Schwartzman of Argentina 6-2, 6-3 on Friday to reach the Rio Open semifinals, where he is the favourite following No. 1 Kei Nishikori's defeat in the first round. Thiem has won seven ATP singles titles — five of those on clay. He was t…
  7. Sock beats Johnson to set up Delray semifinal against Young

    DELRAY BEACH, Fla. - Jack Sock moved into the semifinals at the Delray Beach Open by beating Steve Johnson 6-4, 7-6 (4) in an all-American matchup Friday. Sock will play yet another American on Saturday for a berth in the final: Donald Young, who didn't even need to play a point to get…
  8. Genie Bouchard’s Twitter date was a racket: She already has a beau

    Thestar.com - Tennis 02.24 / 20:08 www.thestar.com
    Internet detectives believe it’s St. Louis Blues prospect Jordan C…
  1. OHL Roundup: Storm top Otters to snap streak

    Northbaynipissing.com - Hockey 02.25 / 07:50 northbaynipissing.com
    OHL Roundup: Storm topple Otters 4-2, snap Erie's 14-game winning…
  2. Game #55 Review: Toronto Marlies 6 vs. Binghamton Senators 3

    For the second consecutive game, the Toronto Marlies trailed after 40 minutes but came roaring back to claim victory. Offense from the defense propelled Toronto to a come-from-behind win after giving up an early lead and falling behind due to three second-period goals against.  A fifth straight victory for Toronto marks their best winning streak […] The post Game #55 Review: Toronto Marlies 6 vs. Binghamton Senators 3 appeared first on Maple Leafs …
  3. Canadiens rout Blades 9-1 in Game 3 victory

    The Blenheim Blades' five-game winning streak ended Friday with a 9-1 loss to the Lakeshore Canadiens in the Provincial Junior Hockey League…
  4. Maroons trounce Lincolns to clinch second place

    Alec MacKenzie and Kevin Gursoy each scored twice as the Chatham Maroons clinched second place Friday with an 8-2 win over the St. Marys…
  5. Maple Leafs' dressing room is more relaxed

    Torontosun.com - Hockey 02.25 / 05:29 www.torontosun.com
    Now that dressing room trade deadline apprehension can officially start — the Leafs will be on a California road trip when the deadline passes — a few have remarked how more at ease the team is as March 1 app…
  6. Tigers battle back to down Hitmen again

    Calgarysun.com - Hockey 02.25 / 05:29 www.calgarysun.com
    No lead is safe against the Medicine Hat…
  7. Flames fend off Panthers to extend win streak to 3

    Cbc.ca - Hockey 02.25 / 05:06 www.cbc.ca
    Chad Johnson made 36 saves during his first start in five games to lead the Calgary Flames past the Florida Panthers 4-2 on Friday night for their third consecutive…
  8. Hurricanes blow past Senators to halt 5-game losing streak

    Cbc.ca - Hockey 02.25 / 05:06 www.cbc.ca
    Eddie Lack stopped 34 shots for his ninth career shutout to lead the Carolina Hurricanes to a 3-0 victory over the Ottawa Senators on Friday…
  1. Rabb helps California strengthen standing in Pac-12

    Northbaynipissing.com - Basketball 02.25 / 07:50 northbaynipissing.com
    Rabb helps California strengthen standing in…
  2. Spurs kick off rust from layoff to beat Clippers 105-97

    Northbaynipissing.com - Basketball 02.25 / 07:50 northbaynipissing.com
    Spurs kick off rust from layoff to beat Clippers…
  3. Harris scores 25 points in Nuggets' 129-109 win over Nets

    Northbaynipissing.com - Basketball 02.25 / 07:50 northbaynipissing.com
    Harris scores 25 points in Nuggets' 129-109 win over…
  4. Spurs kick off rust from layoff to beat Clippers 105-97

    LOS ANGELES - Kawhi Leonard scored 21 points despite foul trouble and the San Antonio Spurs shook off the rust from a nine-day layoff to beat the Los Angeles Clippers 105-97 on Friday night for their third straight win. Pau Gasol added 17 points and 11 rebounds off the bench in his return from…
  5. Harris scores 25 points in Nuggets' 129-109 win over Nets

    DENVER - Gary Harris scored a career-high 25 points and the Denver Nuggets bounced back from successive losses to beat Brooklyn 129-109 on Friday night, handing the inept Nets their 15th loss in a row. Wilson Chandler had 24 points and Danilo Gallinari added 20 for the Nuggets, who snapped…
  6. Raptors on P.J. Tucker: 'The guy is going to be huge for us'

    Torontosun.com - Basketball 02.25 / 05:02 www.torontosun.com
    Cory Joseph is thrilled to have old friend P.J. Tucker as a teammate, but he knows he isn’t half as excited as DeMar D…
  7. Lowry’s wrist injury puts a damper on big debuts

    Torontosun.com - Basketball 02.25 / 05:02 www.torontosun.com
    That high the Raptors were feeling lasted just short of 24 hours. Oh, some of it came back with a gutsy win over Boston, but with the season down to 24 games, time is of the…
  8. Raptors' DeRozan steps up in big win over Celtics

    Torontosun.com - Basketball 02.25 / 05:02 www.torontosun.com
    With one all-star out with a wrist injury, it was left for Toronto’s second all-star to step u…
  1. Cardinals sign Cuban league MVP to minor league contract

    Sportsnet.ca - Baseball 02.25 / 02:49 www.sportsnet.ca
    The St. Louis Cardinals have signed Cuban outfielder Jose Adolis Garcia to a minor league contract and invited him to their big league spring training…
  2. Cardinals sign Cuban league MVP to minor league contract

    Northbaynipissing.com - Baseball 02.25 / 02:46 northbaynipissing.com
    Cardinals sign Cuban league MVP to minor league…
  3. Cardinals sign Cuban league MVP to minor league contract

    JUPITER, Fla. - The St. Louis Cardinals have signed Cuban outfielder Jose Adolis Garcia to a minor league contract and invited him to their big league spring training camp. Garcia, the younger brother of Atlanta Braves third baseman Adonis Garcia, was the MVP of Cuba's top professional…
  4. Strop agrees to deal adding $6.35M in guaranteed money

    Northbaynipissing.com - Baseball 02.25 / 01:32 northbaynipissing.com
    Strop agrees to $11.85 million, 2-year contract with…
  5. Bautista says Morales will thrive with Blue Jays

    There’s no actual team choir at the Blue Jays’ training facility, but Jose Bautista joined the chorus on Friday of guys singing the praises of new DH/first baseman Kendrys Mor…
  6. Blue Jays pitcher Gavin Floyd can't get enough of Toronto

    Torontosun.com - Baseball 02.25 / 00:25 www.torontosun.com
    DUNEDIN — Gavin Floyd gets emotional talking about being with the Blue Jays, even though he is fighting for a job and there are no g…
  7. Brewers hope Thames, Shaw give stability at infield corners

    Northbaynipissing.com - Baseball 02.24 / 23:49 northbaynipissing.com
    Brewers hope Thames, Shaw give stability at infield…
  8. Kids to get first crack at Blue Jays spring games

    Torontosun.com - Baseball 02.24 / 23:34 www.torontosun.com
    DUNEDIN — Don’t expect to see too many Blue Jays veterans playing in early spring training games this yea…
  1. AP source: 49ers sign DT Earl Mitchell to 4-year deal

    Northbaynipissing.com - Football 02.25 / 01:57 northbaynipissing.com
    49ers sign WR DeAndre Carter to 2-year…
  2. Jon Reschke leaves Michigan State after regrettable comment

    Northbaynipissing.com - Football 02.25 / 01:06 northbaynipissing.com
    Jon Reschke leaves Michigan State after regrettable…
  3. 49ers sign WR DeAndre Carter to 2-year contract

    Northbaynipissing.com - Football 02.24 / 22:34 northbaynipissing.com
    49ers sign WR DeAndre Carter to 2-year…
  4. Denver, Cleveland, Cincinnati, KC get 4 extra draft picks

    Northbaynipissing.com - Football 02.24 / 21:46 northbaynipissing.com
    Denver, Cleveland, Cincinnati, KC get 4 extra draft…
  5. North Texas gives Littrell new contract after 1 season

    Northbaynipissing.com - Football 02.24 / 20:54 northbaynipissing.com
    North Texas gives Littrell new contract after 1…
  6. Long snapper Zak DeOssie re-signs with New York Giants

    Northbaynipissing.com - Football 02.24 / 20:54 northbaynipissing.com
    Long snapper Zak DeOssie re-signs with New York…
  7. UNC hires North Texas' Mike Ekeler as linebackers coach

    Northbaynipissing.com - Football 02.24 / 19:38 northbaynipissing.com
    UNC hires North Texas' Mike Ekeler as linebackers…
  8. Chiefs sign veteran running back Spiller to provide depth

    Northbaynipissing.com - Football 02.24 / 17:31 northbaynipissing.com
    Chiefs sign veteran running back Spiller to provide…