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Stars Still Shining: Texas tops Toronto 5-2 to force Game 7 in Calder Cup final

Stars Still Shining: Texas tops Toronto 5-2 to force Game 7 in Calder Cup final

Toronto Marlies goaltender Garret Sparks offered a two-word reply when asked about his confidence level for Game 7 of the Calder Cup final. "Extremely high," he said.
6 Rays' pitchers combine for 5-hitter, beat Blue Jays 4-1

6 Rays' pitchers combine for 5-hitter, beat Blue Jays 4-1

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Ryne Stanek is set for a new role in the Tampa Bay rotation — sort of. The reliever will likely now start two out of every five games in the Rays' ongoing bullpen-day experiment.
Canada routs United States 60-22 in under-20 World Rugby Trophy qualifier

Canada routs United States 60-22 in under-20 World Rugby Trophy qualifier

HOUSTON — Kevin Vertkas and Michael Smith scored two tries apiece as Canada routed the United States 60-22 on Tuesday in a qualifier for the second-tier under-20 World Rugby Trophy.
Karlsson's wife alleges partner of Sens forward conducted campaign of harassment

Karlsson's wife alleges partner of Sens forward conducted campaign of harassment

OTTAWA — The wife of Ottawa Senators captain Erik Karlsson has filed an order of protection against the girlfriend of one of Karlsson's teammates, alleging harassment and cyberbullying.
Late goal qualifies Canada for the FIFA U17 Women's World Cup in Uruguay

Late goal qualifies Canada for the FIFA U17 Women's World Cup in Uruguay

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West Indies stars face off on opening day of Global T20 Canada schedule.

West Indies stars face off on opening day of Global T20 Canada schedule.

TORONTO — West Indies stars Darren Sammy and Chris Gayle will face off on the opening day of the Global T20 Canada schedule.
Canadian Lacrosse Association reaches agreement with Players' Association

Canadian Lacrosse Association reaches agreement with Players' Association

COLORADO SPRING, Colo. — The Canadian Lacrosse Association has reached a tentative agreement with the National Lacrosse Team Players' Association that will allow Canada to defend its men's field world championship title next month.
Brazilian newcomer Auro adaptable and near indispensable for Toronto FC

Brazilian newcomer Auro adaptable and near indispensable for Toronto FC

TORONTO — Only three Toronto FC players have seen more MLS playing time than Auro this season. The 22-year-old Brazilian newcomer has proved to be durable, adaptable and near indispensable. "Auro's been fantastic," said coach Greg Vanney.
Blue Jays' Tulowitzki hopes to play this season

Blue Jays' Tulowitzki hopes to play this season

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — It's likely to be more than a year between Troy Tulowitzki's appearances in a major league game, but the injured shortstop for the Toronto Blue Jays says he's getting there.
Canadian sprint star De Grasse excited for chance to race in Toronto again

Canadian sprint star De Grasse excited for chance to race in Toronto again

TORONTO — The Pan American Games were a coming-out party for Andre De Grasse. The 23-year sprinter was coming off an excellent college career, but had yet to win any major international medals.