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Jets believe resiliency that led to big regular season will continue in playoffs

WINNIPEG — For a young team, the Winnipeg Jets showed a resiliency and ability to adjust this regular season worthy of a veteran squad. Those qualities are being put to the test again early in the playoffs.

Tony Stewart, Ward family settle wrongful death lawsuit

UTICA, N.Y. — Tony Stewart and the parents of Kevin Ward Jr.
Montreal Alouettes sign sought-after free-agent linebacker Henoc Muamba

Montreal Alouettes sign sought-after free-agent linebacker Henoc Muamba

MONTREAL — Henoc Muamba saw the veteran players the Montreal Alouettes signed this off-season and decided he may as well join them.
Toronto FC coach Vanney hopeful some injured players will be ready for final

Toronto FC coach Vanney hopeful some injured players will be ready for final

Toronto FC head coach Greg Vanney is pleased with how his injury-depleted team has responded over the last few rounds of CONCACAF Champions League play.

Oilers CEO and vice chair Bob Nicholson confirms Chiarelli back as GM

Edmonton Oilers CEO and vice chair Bob Nicholson still has full confidence in general manager Peter Chiarelli. The same can't exactly be said for head coach Todd McLellan and his staff.

Wiggins, Joseph, Thompson, Olynyk represent Canadian talent in NBA playoffs

TORONTO — A thrilling final day of the NBA regular season featured a battle between Canadians Andrew Wiggins and Jamal Murray for a spot in the post-season.

Dorion says decision on future of Sens coaching staff not expected until April

OTTAWA — Pierre Dorion knows changes need to be made, but the Ottawa Senators general manager won't rush into any decisions concerning the future of team's coaching staff.
Top seed gives Raptors edge, but dangers still loom on road to NBA final

Top seed gives Raptors edge, but dangers still loom on road to NBA final

TORONTO — The Toronto Raptors have never before had such a feasible path to the NBA final, but the road ahead will have no shortage of daunting obstacles.
N.S. commits $3.5M to bid to host 2020 Indigenous Games in Halifax

N.S. commits $3.5M to bid to host 2020 Indigenous Games in Halifax

HALIFAX — The Nova Scotia government is committing $3.5 million in support of a bid to attract the 2020 North American Indigenous Games to Halifax.

Canada's Meaghan Benfeito wins silver for 2nd straight day at Commonwealth Games

GOLD COAST, Australia — Canadian diver Meaghan Benfeito won her second silver medal in as many days at the Commonwealth Games, finishing runner-up to Australia's Melissa Wu in the 10-metre platform Thursday.