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Suzanne Birt, Casey Scheidegger lead the way in Pool B at Scotties

Suzanne Birt, Casey Scheidegger lead the way in Pool B at Scotties

SYDNEY, N.S. — Kerry Galusha used to take close losses in stride when she came up short against top teams at the Scotties Tournament of Hearts. Things are different this year. Galusha feels her team has more potential this time around.

Canadian men's rink hammers Italy at world junior curling championships

LIVERPOOL, N.S. — Canada's Tyler Tardi is back on the winning track at the world junior curling championships. Tardi's B.C.
Seven CFL teams featured male performers on their cheer/hype teams

Seven CFL teams featured male performers on their cheer/hype teams

The Montreal Alouettes incorporated men into their cheer team for the first time last season. Longtime director Annie Larouche hopes the program can achieve another first in 2019.
AP source: Machado, Padres agree to $300M, 10-year deal

AP source: Machado, Padres agree to $300M, 10-year deal

SAN DIEGO — With their city's long-suffering fans desperate for a winner, the rebuilding San Diego Padres delivered their splashiest free agent signing ever by agreeing with All-Star infielder Manny Machado on a $300 million, 10-year deal.
Toronto Defiant Overwatch academy team to be known as the Montreal Rebellion

Toronto Defiant Overwatch academy team to be known as the Montreal Rebellion

MONTREAL — The Toronto Defiant's Overwatch academy team will be known as the Montreal Rebellion. The Montreal feeder team will play in the Overwatch Contenders League.
Cherry enjoys Hurricanes' "Bunch of Jerks" shirts but still against celebrations

Cherry enjoys Hurricanes' "Bunch of Jerks" shirts but still against celebrations

Don Cherry doesn't think the Carolina Hurricanes are very funny. But he admits their shirts are.
Canadian teenager Auger-Aliassime shocks No. 16 Fognini at Rio Open

Canadian teenager Auger-Aliassime shocks No. 16 Fognini at Rio Open

RIO DE JANEIRO — Montreal's Felix Auger-Aliassime cruised to a 6-2, 6-3 upset of second-seed Fabio Fognini on Tuesday at the Rio Open tennis tournament. Fognini, ranked No.
Wiltjer, Ejim & Co., have logged millions of kilometres to play for Canada

Wiltjer, Ejim & Co., have logged millions of kilometres to play for Canada

With a few hours to kill during a recent layover in Charles de Gaulle Airport in Paris, Kyle Wiltjer was wondering aloud.
Canada's bobsleigh team races World Cup on Calgary home track facing closure

Canada's bobsleigh team races World Cup on Calgary home track facing closure

CALGARY — Canada's skeleton and bobsled teams will race a World Cup on their home track under a cloud of uncertainty. Calgary's 33-year-old sliding track, built for the 1988 Winter Olympics, is facing closure.

Canadians Schnur, Polansky suffer first-round eliminations at Delray Beach

DELRAY BEACH, Fla. — Canadians Brayden Schnur and Peter Polansky suffered first-round eliminations Tuesday at the Delray Beach Open. Polansky, from Thornhill, Ont.