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Gushue downs Koe 11-6 to make semifinal at Canada Cup; Koe headed for tiebreaker

Gushue downs Koe 11-6 to make semifinal at Canada Cup; Koe headed for tiebreaker

ESTEVAN, Sask. — Brad Gushue snapped Kevin Koe's four-game win streak and earned a spot in the semifinal at the Canada Cup on Friday. Gushue's rink (4-2) from St. John's, N.L.
Draisaitl, McDavid combine for seven points as Oilers overpower Wild for 7-2 win

Draisaitl, McDavid combine for seven points as Oilers overpower Wild for 7-2 win

EDMONTON — Offence was definitely not an issue for the Edmonton Oilers on Friday night.
Allen posts first shutout in a year as St. Louis Blues blank Winnipeg Jets 1-0

Allen posts first shutout in a year as St. Louis Blues blank Winnipeg Jets 1-0

WINNIPEG — Jake Allen wasn't relieved to have his first shutout in a year. He didn't even remember when his last one was. The St.
Nets end 8-game skid by edging Raptors 106-105 in OT

Nets end 8-game skid by edging Raptors 106-105 in OT

NEW YORK — Kawhi Leonard's short shot went in and out. Fred VanVleet's 3-pointer went around the rim and spun out. For 3 1/2 years, the Toronto Raptors had always found a way to beat the Brooklyn Nets.

Canada's Tracy Fleury tied with South Korea for Group A lead at World Cup

OMAHA, United States — Canadian skip Tracy Fleury sits tied for the top spot in Group A of the women's draw at the second World Cup of the season after round-robin action Friday.

Canadian Lee foregos final semester of eligiblity at Ohio State, joins LPGA

Jaclyn Lee has opted to forego her final semester of eligibility at the Ohio State University and begin a professional career in the LPGA, the Canadian golfer announced in an Instagram post Friday night.
Ex-major leaguers Valbuena, Castillo die in Venezuela crash

Ex-major leaguers Valbuena, Castillo die in Venezuela crash

CARACAS, Venezuela — Former major league players Luis Valbuena and Jose Castillo were killed in a car crash in Venezuela caused by highway bandits who then robbed them, officials said Friday.
Flames' Mark Giordano suspended two games for kneeing Wild's Mikko Koivu

Flames' Mark Giordano suspended two games for kneeing Wild's Mikko Koivu

Calgary Flames defenceman Mark Giordano was suspended two games by the NHL's Department of Player Safety on Friday night for a kneeing incident that occurred during Thursday's 2-0 win over the Minnesota Wild.

Walker, Snith lead Canada luge team into next Olympic quadrennial

CALGARY — If luge teams had captains, Tristan Walker and Justin Snith inherited the "C" for Canada.