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Los Angeles Kings defenceman Dion Phaneuf happy to be back in Ottawa

Los Angeles Kings defenceman Dion Phaneuf happy to be back in Ottawa

OTTAWA — Unlike many others who have left the Ottawa Senators on sour terms, Dion Phaneuf has nothing but good things to say about the franchise. The 33-year-old Los Angeles Kings defenceman has fond memories on and off the ice from Canada's capital.

Five Alberta high school football players hurt in crash at highway intersection

RAYMOND, Alta. — Five players with a high school football team are being treated for injuries in hospitals following a collision at a rural highway intersection in southeastern Alberta.

First game for resurrected women's hockey team after long discrimination battle

FREDERICTON — The University of New Brunswick women's varsity hockey team is set to play its first game Saturday, after a former player successfully fought to have it resurrected in the name of gender equality.
Canada's Bob Knuckey aims to push world Ironman envelope at age 70

Canada's Bob Knuckey aims to push world Ironman envelope at age 70

Bob Knuckey wants to be the fastest man at the world Ironman championship among men in their eighth decades. The 70-year-old retired teacher from Caledon, Ont.
Toronto Wolfpack owner has big plans for next promotion push in 2019

Toronto Wolfpack owner has big plans for next promotion push in 2019

TORONTO — The promotion push starts anew for the Toronto Wolfpack next month when the players report to training camp.
Golf Canada CEO defends public courses after Toronto mayoral candidate threatens closures

Golf Canada CEO defends public courses after Toronto mayoral candidate threatens closures

TORONTO — Laurence Applebaum couldn't help but take it personally when Toronto mayoral candidate Jennifer Keesmaat proposed shutting down some of the city's public courses.
Felix Auger-Aliassime advances to final of Tashkent Challenger

Felix Auger-Aliassime advances to final of Tashkent Challenger

TASHKENT, Uzbekistan — Canada's Felix Auger-Aliassime has reached the final of the Tashkent Challenger. The 18-year-old from Montreal downed Egor Gerasimov of Belarus 6-4, 7-6 (4) in a semifinal on Friday. Ranked No.
Stockholm city government deal threatens 2026 Olympics bid

Stockholm city government deal threatens 2026 Olympics bid

Stockholm's bid to host the 2026 Olympics is at risk only three days after the IOC formally approved the city among three candidates.
Organizers expect full arenas for world juniors in Vancouver, Victoria

Organizers expect full arenas for world juniors in Vancouver, Victoria

VANCOUVER — A change of scenery seems like it might pay off for an annual holiday tradition. Ticket demand for the 2019 world junior hockey championship — Dec. 26, 2018-Jan.
Park and Ariya in four-way tie for lead in South Korea, Henderson well back

Park and Ariya in four-way tie for lead in South Korea, Henderson well back

INCHEON, Korea, Republic Of — No. 1-ranked Sung Hyun Park and No. 2 Ariya Jutanugarn were among four sharing the lead after two rounds of the KEB Hana Bank Championship on Friday.