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  1. USA Hockey, women's players reach agreement to avoid boycott

    Newstalk650.com - All Sports 03.29 / 01:17 newstalk650.com
    USA Hockey has reached a wage agreement with women's national team players to avoid a boycott of the world championships. USA Hockey announced the agreement Tuesday night. Players were seeking a four-year deal that included payment outside just the six-month Olympic period. US captain Meghan Duggan says in the statement that the players "stood up for what we thought was right and USA Hockey's leadership listened." USA hockey executive director Dave Ogrean says "this process has, in the…
  2. USA Hockey reaches wage agreement with women’s players

    Sportsnet.ca - All sports 03.29 / 00:47 www.sportsnet.ca
    USA Hockey has reached a wage agreement with the women’s national team players to avoid a boycott of the upcoming world…
  3. Tuesday's Games

    Newstalk650.com - All Sports 03.29 / 00:29 newstalk650.com
    Tuesday's Games (All times Eastern) NHL Buffalo at Columbus, 7 p.m. Nashville at Boston, 7 p.m. Detroit at Carolina, 7 p.m. Ottawa at Philadelphia, 7 p.m. Winnipeg at New Jersey, 7 p.m. Dallas at Montreal, 7:30 p.m. Florida at Toronto, 7:30 p.m. Washington at Minnesota, 8 p.m. Los Angeles at Edmonton, 9 p.m. Anaheim at Vancouver, 10 p.m. N.Y. Rangers at San Jose, 10:30 p.m. --- AHL Charlotte at Cleveland, 7 p.m. Rockford at Iowa, 8 p.m. Stockton at Texas, 8:30 p.m. San Antonio at Tucson,…
  4. Auston Matthews sets new Maple Leafs rookie goal scoring record

    Sportsnet.ca - All sports 03.29 / 00:23 www.sportsnet.ca
    Auston Matthews scored his 35th goal of the season, setting a new franchise-best for goals in a season by a…
  5. Flames’ Tkachuk fires back at Doughty: ‘I expected more from him’

    Sportsnet.ca - All sports 03.28 / 23:58 www.sportsnet.ca
    Nine days after a blatant elbow to the face of Drew Doughty earned Matthew Tkachuk a two-game suspension, the Flames rookie took another shot at the Kings blue…
  6. Craig McMorris believes injured brother will race at 2018 Olympics

    Craig McMorris realizes that people might write off his little brother when it comes to competing for Canada at the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, South…
  7. Craig McMorris believes injured brother will race at 2018 Olympics

    Craig McMorris realizes that people might write off his little brother when it comes to competing for Canada at the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, South…
  8. Craig McMorris believes injured brother will race at 2018 Olympics

    Craig McMorris realizes that people might write off his little brother when it comes to competing for Canada at the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, South…
  1. Toronto FC unveils 10 new menu items at BMO Field [Photo

    Torontosun.com - Soccer 03.28 / 19:53 www.torontosun.com
    There’s nothing like a cold beer and some ... Chicharron F…
  2. World Cup qualifying: Aussies shut out United Arab Emirates

    Cbc.ca - Soccer 03.28 / 15:48 www.cbc.ca
    Australia defeated United Arab Emirates 2-0 in Sydney on Tuesday, ending a run of four games without a win to get qualification for the 2018 World Cup back on…
  3. Lionel Messi banned from four World Cup qualifiers

    Torontosun.com - Soccer 03.28 / 15:17 www.torontosun.com
    Lionel Messi has been banned from Argentina’s next four World Cup qualifiers, starting with Tuesday’s game in Bol…
  4. Veteran 'keeper Erin McLeod returns to pitch as recovery from knee injury continues

    Cbc.ca - Soccer 03.28 / 12:25 www.cbc.ca
    One year on from suffering a third serious knee injury, veteran Canadian goalkeeper Erin McLeod is…
  5. Canada gets win in Zambrano's 1st game in charge of men's soccer program

    Cbc.ca - Soccer 03.28 / 12:25 www.cbc.ca
    Caniggia Elva scored as Canada edged Uzbekistan 1-0 in an under-23 game Saturday in Octavio Zambrano's first game in charge of Canada Soccer's men's national team…
  6. Irish player suffers gruesome broken leg in World Cup qualifier

    Cbc.ca - Soccer 03.28 / 12:25 www.cbc.ca
    Ireland captain Seamus Coleman has broken his right leg after a dangerous tackle by a Wales defender in a qualifying match for the 2018 World Cup on…
  7. Canada falls to No. 5 in women's soccer rankings

    Cbc.ca - Soccer 03.28 / 12:25 www.cbc.ca
    Canada has slipped one place to No. 5 in the latest FIFA world women's soccer rankings. There is also movement atop the table with the U.S. falling from No. 1 after two losses to France and Germany at the SheBelieves…
  8. Jermain Defoe is scoring for England, but his short stay at Toronto FC paved way for better things at BMO Field

    Torontosun.com - Soccer 03.28 / 12:20 www.torontosun.com
    Remember that significant other, the one you thought you were destined to be with before they eventually left you teary- eyed and pondering eternal…
  1. Ray Bourque To Serve As Honorary Chairman of U.S. Senior Open Golf Championship

    Ottawagolfer.com - Golf 03.28 / 21:28 ottawagolfer.com
    One of Canada’s top hockey exports has been named as the honorary Chairman of the United States Senior Open Championship. Longtime Boston Bruin Ray Bourque, 56, will take on the role as the championship is played [...] The post Ray Bourque To Serve As Honorary Chairman of U.S. Senior Open Golf Championship appeared first on …
  2. PGA TOUR To Conduct Test of Distance Measuring Devices

    Ottawagolfer.com - Golf 03.28 / 19:49 ottawagolfer.com
    The PGA TOUR will conduct a four event test of distance measuring devices in official competition on three of their tours. It was announced today that testing will be done on the Web.com Tour, the Mackenzie-Tour [...] The post PGA TOUR To Conduct Test of Distance Measuring Devices appeared first on …
  3. PGA Tour Will Test Use Of Distance Measuring Devices On Mackenzie Tour This Year

    Golfnewsnow.ca - Golf 03.28 / 19:49 www.golfnewsnow.ca
    The Mackenzie Tour-PGA Tour Canada will be included in PGA Tour testing of the use of distance measuring devices during competition at select tournaments this year. The testing will also include events on the Web.com Tour and PGA Tour Latinoamérica. Each of the three Tours will allow use of the devices by players and caddies …
  4. Mackenzie Hughes Gets A Boost With New Endorsement

    Ottawagolfer.com - Golf 03.28 / 18:33 ottawagolfer.com
    One of Canada’s two winners so far this season on the PGA TOUR is getting a boost to his sponsorship portfolio. Booster Juice, the Edmonton-based juice and fruit smoothie company, has signed an agreement with [...] The post Mackenzie Hughes Gets A Boost With New Endorsement appeared first on…
  5. Mackenzie Hughes Gets A “Booster” Shot With New Partnership

    Golfnewsnow.ca - Golf 03.28 / 17:42 www.golfnewsnow.ca
    Booster Juice has announced that Mackenzie Hughes will represent the company as a global ambassador. “It is exciting for us to be partnering with Mackenzie, who is one of the top young Canadian golfers on tour and truly aligns with who we are as a brand, with his healthy eating, commitment to wellness and positive…
  6. Voices: Sandra Post On This Week’s ANA Inspiration, The First Major Of The Season

    Golfnewsnow.ca - Golf 03.28 / 17:18 www.golfnewsnow.ca
    Canadian Golf Hall of Fame member Sandra Post, recently honoured as a pioneer of women’s golf at the Founders Cup in Phoenix, won the Colgate-Dinah Shore Winner’s Circle twice at Mission Hills, the site of this week’s ANA Inspiration. Post chats about the golf course and previews the first major of the LPGA Tour season [R…
  7. Canadians Will Be Part of Inaugural U.S. Senior Women’s Open – Exemptions Guarantee It

    Ottawagolfer.com - Golf 03.28 / 16:54 ottawagolfer.com
    There will be Canadian content in the field of the U.S. Senior Women’s Open each year, newly announced exemptions guarantee that. This week the United States Golf Association revealed a slate of Sectional Qualifying exemption categories, one [...] The post Canadians Will Be Part of Inaugural U.S. Senior Women’s Open – Exemptions Guarantee It appeared first on F…
  8. B.C. Government Supports Mackenzie Tour Events With Funding

    Ottawagolfer.com - Golf 03.28 / 13:59 ottawagolfer.com
    The game of golf got a nice nod of approval from the government of British Columbia last week. The province announced that they would put $100,000 of support behind the BC Golf Swing, a series [...] The post B.C. Government Supports Mackenzie Tour Events With Funding appeared first on…
  1. Sprint car driver David Steele killed in Florida race crash

    Sprint car veteran David Steele has died during a race in…
  2. The 10 most expensive new cars in the world

    Canada.com - Motorsport 03.28 / 12:25 www.canada.com
    Don't skip that lottery ticket – you'll need it if you ever want any of these 10 s…
  3. It’s Mine: 1964 Datsun Fairlady

    Canada.com - Motorsport 03.28 / 12:25 www.canada.com
    Longtime love affair of classic roadster rekindled for Calgary…
  4. Car Review: 2017 Porsche 718 Cayman

    Canada.com - Motorsport 03.28 / 12:25 www.canada.com
    Even the newest generation of the Cayman – powered by a turbo four-cylinder – retains that visceral thrill Porsche is known for…
  5. Your Corner Wrench: Leaving your ride at the shop overnight – no worries, right?

    Canada.com - Motorsport 03.28 / 12:25 www.canada.com
    Don't make assumptions; instead, ask a few important questions to ensure your vehicle is fully…
  6. Thousands of doomed Volkswagen TDIs languishing in Michigan

    Canada.com - Motorsport 03.28 / 12:25 www.canada.com
    For the time being, this is where VW is keeping its doomed…
  7. IndyCar driver James Hinchcliffe's heart is racing

    Torontosun.com - Motorsport 03.28 / 12:20 www.torontosun.com
    As an IndyCar star, James Hinchcliffe literally lives life in the fast…
  8. Switch for Hinch

    Torontosun.com - Motorsport 03.28 / 12:20 www.torontosun.com
    On a track on the outskirts of Rome, IndyCar racer James Hinchcliffe took his childhood friend's wheels for a spin. It was part of a ride swap - designed to allow two professional race-car drivers competing on different circuits on different continents to experience how the other half lives - that had long been dreamed up, bringing with it a nice…
  1. Sharapova proud of her passion, integrity as doping ban ends

    RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif. - Maria Sharapova believes she succeeded in a fight against injustice when he managed to get her doping ban reduced to 15 months. The five-time Slam winner and former world No. 1 plans to return to competition next month at Stuttgart. She told a women's sports…
  2. Pliskova advances to Miami Open semis, Nadal on to quarters

    Sportsnet.ca - Tennis 03.28 / 22:16 www.sportsnet.ca
    Fifth-seeded Rafael Nadal cashed in the only break point of the match and defeated Nicolas Marut 6-4, 7-6 (4) to make the Miami Open…
  3. Sock, Isner lead US against Kyrgios, Australia in Davis Cup

    Sportsnet.ca - Tennis 03.28 / 22:16 www.sportsnet.ca
    Jack Sock, John Isner, Sam Querrey and Steve Johnson will represent the United States against host Australia in the Davis Cup quarter-finals on April…
  4. Tsonga, Gasquet out for France in Davis Cup quarter-finals

    Sportsnet.ca - Tennis 03.28 / 22:16 www.sportsnet.ca
    Jo-Wilfried Tsonga and Richard Gasquet will miss France’s Davis Cup quarterfinal series against Britain next…
  5. Injured Andy Murray to miss Davis Cup quarter-finals

    Sportsnet.ca - Tennis 03.28 / 22:16 www.sportsnet.ca
    Andy Murray will miss Britain’s Davis Cup quarter-final series against France next month because of an elbow…
  6. Kei Nishikori, Jack Sock reach Miami Open quarterfinals

    KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. - Kei Nishikori rallied in the final set to beat Argentina's Federico Delbonis on Tuesday and reach the Miami Open quarterfinals. Nishikori, the No. 2 seed and Key Biscayne finalist last year, won 6-3, 4-6, 6-3. The Japanese star was down a break early in the third, then…
  7. Sock, Isner lead US against Kyrgios, Australia in Davis Cup

    WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. - Jack Sock, John Isner, Sam Querrey and Steve Johnson will represent the United States against host Australia in the Davis Cup quarterfinals on April 7-9. U.S. captain Jim Courier announced his roster Tuesday. Australian captain Lleyton Hewitt's squad is Nick Kyrgios,…
  8. Nadal won't play for Spain in Davis Cup quarterfinals

    MADRID - Rafael Nadal will not play in the Davis Cup quarterfinals when Spain faces Serbia next week. The 14-time Grand Slam champion was not in the team announced by Spain captain Conchita Martinez on Tuesday. No reason was given. Also absent was Spain's second-ranked player, Roberto…
  1. U.S. women agree to deal, end hockey boycott

    Thestar.com - Hockey 03.29 / 01:12 www.thestar.com
    Defending gold medallist and host will have its best players at world…
  2. Auston Matthews sets new rookie goal record for Leafs

    Auston Matthews has found a place all to himself in the Maple Leafs record…
  3. Auston Matthews' 35th goal sets Leafs' rookie scoring record

    Cbc.ca - Hockey 03.29 / 00:33 www.cbc.ca
    Auston Matthews continued his record-setting ways Tuesday night by setting a Toronto Maple Leafs franchise record for goals by a rookie with his…
  4. Auston Matthews sets new rookie goal record for Leafs

    Torontosun.com - Hockey 03.29 / 00:30 www.torontosun.com
    Auston Matthews has found a place all to himself in the Maple Leafs record…
  5. While Iggy ducks spotlight, Versteeg bows to childhood idol

    Calgarysun.com - Hockey 03.29 / 00:05 www.calgarysun.com
    As a youngster growing up in Lethbridge, Kris Versteeg idolized Jarome…
  6. Hurricanes goalie Eddie Lack out of hospital after suffering neck injury

    Torontosun.com - Hockey 03.28 / 22:23 www.torontosun.com
    The Carolina Hurricanes say Eddie Lack is out of the hospital and has a neck strain after being taken off the ice on a stretcher following a frightening collision on the final play of an overtime loss to the Detroit Red…
  7. Canucks sign forward Griffen Molino to entry-level deal

    Sportsnet.ca - Hockey 03.28 / 22:16 www.sportsnet.ca
    The Vancouver Canucks have signed free agent Griffen Molino to a two-year entry-level…
  8. Hurricanes goalie Eddie Lack out of hospital after suffering neck injury

    Calgarysun.com - Hockey 03.28 / 21:56 www.calgarysun.com
    The Carolina Hurricanes say Eddie Lack is out of the hospital and has a neck strain after being taken off the ice on a stretcher following a frightening collision on the final play of an overtime loss to the Detroit Red…
  1. Bazemore close to returning for ailing Atlanta Hawks

    ATLANTA - The slumping Atlanta Hawks are hopeful of getting back at least one of their injured players. Barring a setback, guard Kent Bazemore should be able to play Wednesday when the Hawks begin a road trip at Philadelphia. Bazemore missed his fifth straight game Tuesday night with a…
  2. 2 games removed from 70-point showing, Suns' Booker sits out

    ATLANTA - Phoenix Suns guard Devin Booker sat out Tuesday's game against the Atlanta Hawks with an ankle injury that he aggravated in his 70-point performance. Booker was already having problems with his right ankle when he set a franchise record and became the youngest player to reach 70…
  3. Raptors slippages on defence must not be tolerated

    Torontosun.com - Basketball 03.28 / 23:40 www.torontosun.com
    There was no sugar-coating how pathetic the Raptors defended, an effort so bad that no defence can be presented for the team's…
  4. Pau Gasol giving Spurs everything they expected, and more

    When Pau Gasol was languishing in Memphis early in his career, when he was winning championships in Los Angeles and certainly when he was on a two-year layover in Chicago, there was always the feeling that he would be the perfect fit for the San Antonio Spurs. The Spurs have long had…
  5. Seedings Announced for NPA National

    Northpolehoops.com - Basketball 03.28 / 21:14 northpolehoops.com
    The NPA National Championships are kicking off this weekend at the University of Toronto-Mississauga campus, where eight teams from across the country will battle for the inaugural […
  6. Kevin Osawe Mixtape – Under the

    Northpolehoops.com - Basketball 03.28 / 20:26 northpolehoops.com
    Kevin Osawe is a 2018 6’6 wing out of Toronto, playing for Central Tech. Osawe brings great length and athleticism on both ends of the…
  7. Suspended Noah: using supplement to aid injuries 'backfired'

    GREENBURGH, N.Y. - Joakim Noah says he is sorry for a positive drug test that has ended his injury-plagued first season with the New York Knicks. Noah was suspended 20 games by the NBA on Saturday for violating the league's anti-drug policy. He says he took an over-the-counter supplement to…
  8. Raptors-Magic: Locking things down, despite defensive hiccup

    Torontosun.com - Basketball 03.28 / 17:44 www.torontosun.com
    It's important to keep in mind that Orlando is a truly awful basketball team, so there is no reason to go overboard when assessing Monday's Raptors performance against them, but, that said, this group is looking strong. Six straight wins, mostly on the back of strong defence, and then a lights out offensive performance (with the defence finally…
  1. Zimmerman hopes smaller weights key big, healthy season

    WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. - Ryan Zimmerman slumped at the best possible time, and with that out of the way, he's ready to begin the regular season. After an 0-for-17 start to the spring, the Washington Nationals first baseman is about to head north with respectable Grapefruit League…
  2. John Gibbons has right temperament to lead Blue Jays team full of alpha dogs

    Torontosun.com - Baseball 03.29 / 01:18 www.torontosun.com
    On one of the closing days of this long, grinding spring training season, Jays manage John Gibbons picked up a bat and began hitting…
  3. John Gibbons has right temperament to lead Blue Jays team full of alpha dogs

    On one of the closing days of this long, grinding spring training season, Jays manage John Gibbons picked up a bat and began hitting…
  4. Gsellman seems to have earned spot on Mets' pitching staff

    PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. - Whatever his role, it looks as if right-hander Robert Gsellman has earned on spot on the New York Mets' pitching staff. The 23-year-old Gsellman struck out six in six innings Tuesday against St. Louis in a late audition to make the team. Asked if he expected…
  5. Orioles acquire starting pitcher Alec Asher from Phillies

    Sportsnet.ca - Baseball 03.28 / 21:49 www.sportsnet.ca
    The Baltimore Orioles have added another starting pitcher, acquiring right-hander Alec Asher from the Philadelphia Phillies for a player to be named or…
  6. Girardi will likely have Sanchez hit second in Yanks' lineup

    TAMPA, Fla. - The New York Yankees will likely bat power-hitting catcher Gary Sanchez second in their lineup at the start of the season. Yankees manager Joe Girardi said Tuesday that he was leaning toward having Brett Gardner bat leadoff, followed by Sanchez, Greg Bird, Matt Holliday and…
  7. Trump balks at throwing 1st pitch at Nationals game

    Cbc.ca - Baseball 03.28 / 20:21 www.cbc.ca
    The Washington Nationals say President Donald Trump has declined an invitation to throw the ceremonial first pitch before their game on opening…
  8. Astros need Keuchel, rotation to bounce back to contend

    HOUSTON - They have the AL batting champion, a big-hitting shortstop and a few newcomers to boost a potent lineup. What the Houston Astros really need to get back into playoff contention is a bounce-back by Dallas Keuchel and the rotation. Injuries and inconsistency were themes for…
  1. New Bills head coach Sean McDermott goes into detail about early-morning MMA training

    Torontosun.com - Football 03.28 / 23:12 www.torontosun.com
    New Buffalo Bills head coach Sean McDermott is an early-riser who likes to kick ass long before the sun comes…
  2. NFL to streamline video reviews for more consistent calls next season

    Torontosun.com - Football 03.28 / 21:31 www.torontosun.com
    NFL owners on Tuesday followed the competition committee’s advice almost exclusively in approving eight new playing rules for 2…
  3. Vegas, baby! Raiders to move to America's gambling capital by 2020 at latest

    Viva, Las Vegas! Condolences, Oakland. The Raiders are relocating to Sin City ...…
  4. Bet on Raiders move to Las Vegas getting approval

    Will NFL owners on Monday allow the Oakland Raiders to relocate to Las…
  5. Patriots owner: Tom Brady 'willing to play six, seven more years'

    Torontosun.com - Football 03.28 / 12:19 www.torontosun.com
    Don't be surprised if Tom Brady is still quarterbacking the New England Patriots well into the…
  6. Vegas, baby! Raiders to move to America's gambling capital by 2020 at latest

    Torontosun.com - Football 03.28 / 12:19 www.torontosun.com
    Viva, Las Vegas! Condolences, Oakland. The Raiders are relocating to Sin City ...…
  7. CFL displays its speed, innovation

    Torontosun.com - Football 03.28 / 12:19 www.torontosun.com
    It was something bold, something new and it would be hard to argue anything other than CFL Week was a huge…
  8. Bet on Raiders move to Las Vegas getting approval

    Torontosun.com - Football 03.28 / 12:19 www.torontosun.com
    Will NFL owners on Monday allow the Oakland Raiders to relocate to Las…