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DeRozan scores 27 as Raptors beat Rockets 129-113

DeRozan scores 27 as Raptors beat Rockets 129-113

HOUSTON — The Toronto Raptors have struggled to close out games against good teams this season. They solved that Tuesday night, getting 27 points from DeMar DeRozan while holding off the Rockets 129-113 despite a couple late runs by Houston.
Zach Werenski has overtime winner as Blue Jackets top Canadiens 2-1

Zach Werenski has overtime winner as Blue Jackets top Canadiens 2-1

Montreal Canadiens captain Max Pacioretty is tired of his team's offence waiting until the third period to play desperate hockey.
Gushue tops McEwen 7-6 in extra end to start Grand Slam National on right track

Gushue tops McEwen 7-6 in extra end to start Grand Slam National on right track

SAULT STE MARIE, Ont. — Brad Gushue of St. John's, N.L., opened the third Grand Slam of Curling event of the season by beating Winnipeg's Mike McEwen 7-6 in an extra end on Tuesday in his first match at the National.
Ex-marketing executive: Fox Sports involved in soccer bribes

Ex-marketing executive: Fox Sports involved in soccer bribes

NEW YORK — Fox Sports partnered with a South American marketing firm to make millions of dollars in bribes to high-ranking soccer officials in exchange for lucrative broadcasting rights to major tournaments, the marketing company's former CEO testifi
Boston Red Sox great Bobby Doerr dies at 99

Boston Red Sox great Bobby Doerr dies at 99

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — Bobby Doerr, the Hall of Fame second baseman dubbed the "Silent Captain" of the Boston Red Sox by longtime teammate and friend Ted Williams, has died. He was 99.
Canada Ravens rugby league team set to make World Cup debut against Kiwis

Canada Ravens rugby league team set to make World Cup debut against Kiwis

Canada steps into the deep end at the Women's Rugby League World Cup in Sydney, Australia, when it makes its international debut against three-time champion New Zealand.
Acadia Axemen beat Saint Mary's Huskies 45-38 in overtime to win Loney Bowl

Acadia Axemen beat Saint Mary's Huskies 45-38 in overtime to win Loney Bowl

WOLFVILLE, N.S. — Days after their spot in the U Sports football final four was lost in a court case, the Acadia Axemen are once again heading to the Uteck Bowl.
Diamondbacks' Lovullo picked as NL Manager of the Year

Diamondbacks' Lovullo picked as NL Manager of the Year

Torey Lovullo of the Arizona Diamondbacks has won the NL Manager of the Year award after his first full season as a big league skipper. Lovullo won the honour in voting by members of the Baseball Writers' Association of America.
Distrust, anger grip Russian sports ahead of key doping vote

Distrust, anger grip Russian sports ahead of key doping vote

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia — As it edges closer to a ban from the Winter Olympics, the Russian sports world is a bitter place. Investigations into doping haven't encouraged Russian athletes to speak out about abuses.
Tough decisions ahead for Redblacks after lopsided loss to Riders in East semi

Tough decisions ahead for Redblacks after lopsided loss to Riders in East semi

OTTAWA — The disappointment of losing the East semifinal hadn't worn off as Ottawa Redblacks players and staff prepared to go their own ways Tuesday morning.