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NHL Power Rankings: Lightning keep top spot, surging Leafs on the rise

Tuesday  05:06,   21 november 2017
theScore

theScore's NHL Power Rankings are published every other Monday. Our fourth installment is put together by editors Josh Gold-Smith, Ian McLaren, and Cory Wilkins. 1. Tampa Bay Lightning (15-3-2) Previously 1st The dynamic duoPreviously[...]

Gotta See It: USHL goalie scores goal and can’t stop celebrating

Tuesday  00:51,   21 november 2017
Sportsnet

Sioux Falls Stampede goaltender Mikhail Berdin scored on an empty net late in Saturday’s USHL matchup against the Muskegon Lumberjacks. The Winnipeg Jets prospect was, understandably, fired up — and it showed. Goalie hugs all around, plenty of fist [...]

By The Numbers: DeRozan, Lowry impress during Raptors’ win streak

Tuesday  00:51,   21 november 2017
Sportsnet

The Raptors are getting all-star level contributions from DeMar DeRozan and Kyle Lowry, and big performances from the bench. Dave Zarum takes a closer look at the numbers behind Toronto’s current win streak.Since losing a one-point heartbreaker to[...]

Former Patriots, Cowboys WR Terry Glenn dies at 43

Monday  21:06,   20 november 2017
theScore

Former Pro Bowl wide receiver Terry Glenn died in a car accident Monday morning in Texas. He was 43 years old. The Irving Police Department confirmed to Clarence Hill Jr. of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram that the accident occurred at 12:18 a.m. CT[...]

Report: Jordan Spieth's Australian Open appearance fee is almost as large as the total purse

Monday  21:06,   20 november 2017
Golf

Jordan Spieth certainly has a lot to smile about as he heads Down Under to defend his Australian Open title this week. According to a Reuters report, Spieth stands to make $1 million — and that's before he hits a single shot. While the fee may[...]

MLB GMs: Where to search for baseball’s next super-utility star?

Monday  20:27,   20 november 2017
Sportsnet

Super-utility players are extremely valuable to teams looking to make the most of their rosters. So what traits do these players share before they break out? MLB GMs weigh in.Here’s the challenge for big-league teams, though. By the time these[...]

Trump: Lynch should be suspended for season for anthem protest in Mexico

Monday  20:27,   20 november 2017
theScore

Marshawn Lynch chose to sit for the American national anthem and stand for the Mexican anthem ahead of the Oakland Raiders' game Sunday in Mexico. The action was noticed by the President of the United States. Donald Trump tweeted Monday morning[...]

Jones sounds off on Goodell following loss to Eagles

Monday  20:27,   20 november 2017
theScore

<p>Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones sounded off on commissioner Roger Goodell following Sunday's 37-9 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles.</p>Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones sounded off on commissioner Roger Goodell following Sunday's 37-9[...]

Tony Romo beautifully broke down how Tom Brady communicates with his receivers

Monday  20:25,   20 november 2017
For The Win

Another fantastic broadcasting moment from the former Cowboys QB.One of the best things about CBS color commentator Tony Romo isn't just the fact that he calls out predictions before the snap. It's the way he's able to take viewers inside moments[...]

Blue Jays past and present celebrate Jose Bautista’s wedding

Monday  20:25,   20 november 2017
Sportsnet

MLB free agent Jose Bautista got hitched over the weekend, and invited several of his past teammates to take in the celebration. Marcus Stroman was most definitely there, and he even managed to snag a group photo with former Toronto Blue Jays[...]

Three up, three down: Maple Leafs’ Marner still has untapped potential

Monday  20:25,   20 november 2017
Sportsnet

The buy-low window on Mitch Marner is closing and Aaron Ekblad has cooled off since his hot start. Here’s the latest look at the fantasy hockey stock market. Each week we will look at three players trending up and three players trending down.Three[...]

Do or die for Calgary Olympic bid at council Monday

Monday  20:25,   20 november 2017
cbc.ca

Monday could mark the end of any dreams of the 2026 Winter Olympics being in Calgary, or it could be a big step on the road to going after the event. City council is being asked to approve spending $2 million more on the preparations for a possible [...]

Argos in Grey Cup isn’t the best thing for CFL, also isn’t the worst

Monday  20:22,   20 november 2017
Sportsnet

With the Toronto Argonauts in the Grey Cup and the Saskatchewan Roughriders left out be prepared to hear how this is either the the best or worst thing that could possibly happen to the CFL, when in reality it’s neither. In any other league or with[...]

Report: Broncos fire offensive coordinator Mike McCoy

Monday  20:22,   20 november 2017
theScore

The Denver Broncos fired offensive coordinator Mike McCoy on Monday, reports Ian Rapoport of NFL Network. The move comes with the team mired in a six-game losing streak, their longest such skid in 27 years. During the string of losses, the Broncos[...]

Argos earn more than Grey Cup berth with East Final victory

Monday  20:22,   20 november 2017
Sportsnet

The Toronto Argonauts walked off the field with a 25-21 victory on Sunday, but the atmosphere surrounding the game proved that the club earned much more with their strong East Final performance.That was the company line from the Toronto Argonauts[...]