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Cubs sweep Blue Jays with wild victory in 10 innings

Monday  10:48,   21 august 2017
Sportsnet

Cubs sweep Blue Jays with wild victory in 10 inningsAvila capped Chicago’s three-run 10th inning with a two-run single, and the Cubs swept the Toronto Blue Jays with a wild 6-5 victory on[...]

Conor McGregor's trainer unfazed by Floyd Mayweather

Monday  10:47,   21 august 2017
USA TODAY

Conor McGregor's trainer unfazed by Floyd MayweatherJohn Kavanagh, McGregor’s trainer, has been an ever-present influence on his career, right from his earliest steps into the martial arts world up until Saturday’s $100 million payday against[...]

Nick Bonino eats spaghetti out of Stanley Cup

Monday  10:47,   21 august 2017
Sportsnet

Nick Bonino eats spaghetti out of Stanley CupNick Bonino signed with the Nashville Predators this off-season and with that comes a healthy dose of delicious[...]

Canada falls 1-2 to U.S. in women's U18 exhibition hockey series

Monday  07:27,   21 august 2017
Star Phoenix

Canada falls 1-2 to U.S. in women's U18 exhibition hockey seriesAn under-18 women’s hockey exhibition series against the United States beginning last Thursday and ending on Sunday in Lake Placid, N.Y. saw the Canadian squad finish with one win[...]

Lucic-Baroni, Cornet move to second round at Connecticut Open

Monday  07:27,   21 august 2017
Sportsnet

Lucic-Baroni, Cornet move to second round at Connecticut OpenNEW HAVEN, Conn. — Mirjana Lucic-Baroni of Croatia and Alize Cornet of France won first-round matches Sunday at the Connecticut[...]

Edmonton Eskimos acquire pass rusher John Chick from Hamilton Tiger-Cats

Monday  07:26,   21 august 2017
Edmonton Journal

Edmonton Eskimos acquire pass rusher John Chick from Hamilton Tiger-CatsThe injury-ridden Edmonton Eskimos have relied on the next man up all season, but now, they’ve brought in help from outside the[...]

Umpires cease protest after Manfred proposes meeting

Sunday  23:36,   20 august 2017
theScore

Umpires cease protest after Manfred proposes meeting"We appreciate the commissioner's willingness to engage seriously on verbal attacks and other important issues that must be addressed," the WUA said on[...]

U.S. wins Solheim Cup at home for 1st time since 2009

Sunday  23:36,   20 august 2017
USA TODAY

U.S. wins Solheim Cup at home for 1st time since 2009WEST DES MOINES, Iowa — The United States claimed its first Solheim Cup victory on home soil since 2009 on Sunday, turning a five-point lead from the night before into an emphatic win at Des[...]

Canada’s Aaron Brown wins bronze at Diamond League event

Sunday  22:12,   20 august 2017
Sportsnet

Canada’s Aaron Brown wins bronze at Diamond League eventTurkey’s Ramil Guliyev took gold in 20.17 seconds and Ameer Webb of the United States was second in[...]

Roundtable: Future Salary Cap Implications?

Sunday  22:11,   20 august 2017
MSN

Roundtable: Future Salary Cap Implications?Perry Nelson-USA TODAY[...]

All-star John Chick traded to Eskimos

Sunday  19:36,   20 august 2017
MSN

All-star John Chick traded to EskimosEdmonton also gets a fifth round pick in the 2018 CFL Draft and Hamilton gets a second round pick in[...]

Gotta See It: Subban shows off fancy footwork in training clip

Sunday  19:35,   20 august 2017
Sportsnet

Gotta See It: Subban shows off fancy footwork in training clipThe 2013 Norris Trophy winner treated fans to a glimpse of his off-season training via social media, posting this clip of his elite[...]

Derek Carr has powerful explanation for gesture during national anthem

Sunday  17:40,   20 august 2017
For The Win

Derek Carr has powerful explanation for gesture during national anthemAs a number of players have done across the league during the NFL preseason, Derek Carr made a loud statement with a simple[...]

Ray's historic day helps Argos crush Alouettes

Sunday  16:52,   20 august 2017
theScore

Ray's historic day helps Argos crush AlouettesThe Toronto Argonauts quarterback threw for 377 yards and four touchdowns in his return from a shoulder injury, as the Double Blue dominated the Montreal Alouettes[...]

Ric Flair 'awake, communicating and progressing'

Sunday  16:51,   20 august 2017
USA TODAY

Ric Flair 'awake, communicating and progressing'Professional wrestling legend Ric Flair is “awake, communicating and progressing,” his manager said[...]