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Family of Peter Thomson says 5-time British Open winner dies

Wednesday  05:00,   20 june 2018

Five-time British Open champion Peter Thomson has died, his family said Wednesday. He was 88. Thomson had been suffering from Parkinson's disease for more than four years and died at his Melbourne home surrounded by family members on Wednesday[...]

NHL, NHLPA to hold event in Humboldt this summer

Wednesday  04:55,   20 june 2018

The Stanley Cup will pay a visit to Humboldt, Sask. along with several NHL players in August. An event jointly held by the NHL and NHLPA to help the community will take place in Humboldt on Aug. 24, the league and the players association announced[...]

Anthopoulos still proud of 2015 Blue Jays

Wednesday  04:55,   20 june 2018

Alex Anthopoulos sat in the visiting dugout at Rogers Centre and glanced up at the banners hanging in centre-field. Three years removed from his role as general manager of the Blue Jays, the current Atlanta Braves GM still takes pride in[...]

Matt Benning re-ups with Edmonton Oilers on a two-year deal

Wednesday  04:31,   20 june 2018

Edmonton Oilers took care of another piece of off-season business on Tuesday with the announcement that Matt Benning has signed a two-year extension with the NHL club. Nice wedding present for the young blue-liner who will be tying the knot [...]

Patriots great Tom Brady hints he may be retiring at age 45

Wednesday  04:30,   20 june 2018

New England Patriots quarterback great Tom Brady may have just hinted at when he will retire. Playfully responding to an ESPN Instagram post from a couple days ago about when the Patriots pivot would call it a career on Tuesday, Brady made the[...]

Leafs hope good things come to those who wait

Wednesday  04:30,   20 june 2018

Because the Maple Leafs are drafting so low this year, 25th overall, the anticipation surrounding who they might pick is not what it used to be when they regularly chose in the top 10. The pick is no less important, though it is more likely to be a[...]

Carter headed back to defence with Riders

Wednesday  04:05,   20 june 2018

Nick Marshall’s damaged digit has opened the door for the return of Duron Carter to the Saskatchewan Roughriders’ defensive backfield. Chris Jones, the Riders’ head coach and general manager, confirmed Tuesday that Marshall will need surgery to [...]

Russia on brink of last 16 at World Cup, beats Egypt 3-1

Wednesday  00:02,   20 june 2018

Russia scored three goals in a 15-minute span early in the second half to set up a 3-1 win over Egypt on Tuesday, moving the host nation to the brink of the World Cup's knockout stage. Mohamed Salah won and converted a penalty for a[...]

Hoffman trade grades: What are the Senators doing?

Tuesday  23:31,   19 june 2018

Tuesday morning in the NHL was an unusually busy one, as the start of the day saw not one but two trades complete before anyone even had a chance to grab a spot of lunch. Much-maligned forward Mike Hoffman was dealt coast to coast and back[...]

Report: Raptors gauging trade interest in Norman Powell

Tuesday  22:30,   19 june 2018

The Toronto Raptors need to shed some salary off the books ahead of an uncertain offseason. Toronto already has $126 million devoted to 11 players with the luxury tax set at $123 million for the upcoming 2018-19 season, and so it's no surprise[...]

‘Probably my fault’: Canucks GM comes to emotional rescue for erratic Eriksson

Tuesday  22:30,   19 june 2018

What do you do with Loui Eriksson? You can’t buy him out. You can’t trade him because nobody is going to take on a contract that has four years remaining at a US $6-million annual salary cap hit and includes a no-trade clause. A buyout of the[...]

Report: Blue Jays’ Ryan Tepera generating trade interest

Tuesday  22:29,   19 june 2018

Toronto Blue Jays reliever Ryan Tepera is generating trade interest, even though the club has no urgency to move him, reports Jon Morosi of MLB Network. The post Report: Blue Jays’ Ryan Tepera generating trade interest appeared first on[...]

Will Hoffman, Panthers get the last laugh?

Tuesday  22:28,   19 june 2018

The player and team get roasted on Twitter a lot.No, not Penguins – Capitals or Bruins – Canadiens. Not even Matthew Tkachuk versus the Kings or Brad Marchandagainst that frozen pole in “A Christmas[...]

What each team gets out of the Mike Hoffman trades

Tuesday  22:28,   19 june 2018

Mike Hoffman was traded twice in a few hours on Tuesday and though Florida ends up with the best player involved, there are a lot of layers to determine who the big winner is. We look at what each team gets out of the two trades.But there are a lot[...]

Canadian pre-teen catches NBA players' eyes

Tuesday  22:28,   19 june 2018

TORONTO - A grinning Denver Nuggets guard Jamal Murray posed for a selfie at last weekend's regional finals for the Jr. NBA world championship in St. Catharines, Ont., with a 12-year-old boy. Murray requested the selfie, not the other way[...]