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U.S. snowboarder Brock Crouch survives being buried by avalanche near Whistler

U.S. snowboarder Brock Crouch survives being buried by avalanche near Whistler

VANCOUVER — An American professional snowboarder has survived being buried alive by an avalanche in the backcountry near Whistler, B.C.
Canadian offensive lineman Shepley joins New York Giants as undrafted free agent

Canadian offensive lineman Shepley joins New York Giants as undrafted free agent

Canadian offensive lineman Dakoda Shepley joined the New York Jets as an undrafted free agent Saturday after being bypassed in the NFL draft. "Excited to go to work as a New York Jet!" he tweeted Saturday.
Nash, Bergeron score twice, Bruins beat Lightning in Game 1

Nash, Bergeron score twice, Bruins beat Lightning in Game 1

TAMPA, Fla. — Tuukka Rask tossed a broken skate blade up the ice in frustration, but hardly lost his cool. "I didn't throw it at anybody," the Boston goaltender said Saturday. "If I threw it at somebody, I'd like to apologize, but I didn't.
Offensive lineman Ryan Hunter agrees to terms with Kansas City Chiefs

Offensive lineman Ryan Hunter agrees to terms with Kansas City Chiefs

Laurent-Duvernay Tardif has another Canadian to speak French with in the Kansas City Chiefs locker-room. The Chiefs agreed to terms with Canadian offensive lineman Ryan Hunter on Saturday night after Hunter was bypassed in the NFL draft.
Alan Gordon scores in injury time as Chicago salvages 2-2 draw in Toronto

Alan Gordon scores in injury time as Chicago salvages 2-2 draw in Toronto

TORONTO — Greg Vanney wasn't worried about his team's fitness on Saturday following a gruelling run in CONCACAF Champions League play, he was more concerned with Major League Soccer's implementation of it's video assistant referee.
Toronto FC's Vanney frustrated by video assistant ref after 2-2 draw with Fire

Toronto FC's Vanney frustrated by video assistant ref after 2-2 draw with Fire

TORONTO — Greg Vanney wasn't worried about his team's fitness on Saturday following a gruelling run in CONCACAF Champions League play, he was more concerned with Major League Soccer's implementation of it's video assistant referee.
Almiron, Kratz rally Atlanta United past Montreal 4-1

Almiron, Kratz rally Atlanta United past Montreal 4-1

ATLANTA — Miguel Almiron and Kevin Kratz each scored a pair of goals to rally Atlanta United past the Montreal Impact 4-1 on Saturday.
Saudis apologize for 'indecent' images at wrestling event

Saudis apologize for 'indecent' images at wrestling event

JIDDAH, Saudi Arabia — Saudi sports officials are apologizing after images of scantily clad women appeared on big screens during a world wrestling event held in the kingdom, which hosted women and children for the first time.
Canadian sprinter Andre De Grasse finishes fourth in first race in nine months

Canadian sprinter Andre De Grasse finishes fourth in first race in nine months

DES MOINES, Iowa — Canadian sprinter Andre De Grasse was pleased with his time at the Drake Relays on Saturday despite a fourth-place finish.
Jets look to build on impressive road win as series with Preds continues Sunday

Jets look to build on impressive road win as series with Preds continues Sunday

NASHVILLE — Heading into the much-anticipated Western Conference semifinal between Nashville and Winnipeg, a lot of talk centred around the high-powered offences that helped the Predators and Jets finish 1-2 in the NHL's overall standings.