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Source: Manchester City ends interest in signing Alexis Sanchez

Source: Manchester City ends interest in signing Alexis Sanchez

MANCHESTER, England — Manchester City no longer has any interest in signing Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez.
Morneau to make retirement official with Twins sendoff

Morneau to make retirement official with Twins sendoff

MINNEAPOLIS — Canadian Justin Morneau, the 2006 AL MVP and Minnesota Twins first baseman whose career was derailed by concussion symptoms, is retiring after 1,603 hits and 247 home runs in 14 major league seasons.

Montreal Alouettes give veteran quarterback Darian Durant his walking papers

MONTREAL — The Montreal Alouettes released veteran quarterback Darian Durant on Monday, the day before he was scheduled to receive a significant bonus. Durant, 35, was due a $150,000 roster bonus Tuesday. Durant signed a three-year, $1.
Former Canadian rugby player Phil Mackenzie has 90 days to whip you into shape

Former Canadian rugby player Phil Mackenzie has 90 days to whip you into shape

TORONTO — It started when his groomsmen wanted to get in shape for his wedding. So Phil Mackenzie came up with a plan. Now the retired Canadian rugby international has made a business out of helping others shape up.

Ottawa Redblacks sign veteran running back William Powell to CFL deal

OTTAWA — The Ottawa Redblacks signed running back William Powell to a one-year contract extension Monday. Powell was scheduled to become a free agent next month.
Glenn first CFL player to have rights held by all nine teams after joining Esks

Glenn first CFL player to have rights held by all nine teams after joining Esks

Kevin Glenn has hit for the CFL cycle. The 17-year veteran quarterback signed with the Edmonton Eskimos on Monday. The CFL said that makes Glenn the only player in its history to have had his rights held by all nine franchises.
Less is More: New approach helped Jays' Justin Smoak finally reach potential

Less is More: New approach helped Jays' Justin Smoak finally reach potential

VANCOUVER — Doing less wound up getting Justin Smoak a lot more.
Blue Jays to replace and extend protective netting at Rogers Centre

Blue Jays to replace and extend protective netting at Rogers Centre

TORONTO — The Toronto Blue Jays became the latest Major League Baseball team to announce plans to extend the protective netting at their home stadium Monday. New netting will be extended to the outfield end of each dugout at Rogers Centre.
Lions acquire running back Rutley from Alouettes for future considerations

Lions acquire running back Rutley from Alouettes for future considerations

VANCOUVER — The B.C. Lions acquired running back Brandon Rutley from the Montreal Alouettes on Monday for future considerations. Rutley spent four seasons with Montreal after originally signing with the Hamilton Tiger-Cats in 2012.
Shapovalov downs Tsitsipas to advance to second round at Australian Open

Shapovalov downs Tsitsipas to advance to second round at Australian Open

MELBOURNE, Australia — Canadian Denis Shapovalov advanced to the second round of the Australian Open with a 6-1, 6-3, 7-6 (5) victory over Greece's Stefanos Tsitsipas on Monday.