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Drury wins World Cup ski cross opener to highlight three-medal day for Canada

VAL THORENS, France — Kevin Drury won gold as Canada kicked off the ski cross World Cup season with a three-medal performance Friday. Drury, from Toronto, came from behind in the men's final for his second career World Cup win. "It was a great day.
Blondin wins, Weidemann takes third in World Cup 5,000m speedskating race

Blondin wins, Weidemann takes third in World Cup 5,000m speedskating race

NUR-SULTAN, Kazakhstan — Ivanie Blondin won gold and fellow Ottawa native Isabelle Weidemann claimed bronze in the women's 5,000 metres Friday at a World Cup speedskating event.
Regina teenager Alex Gonzalez named Vancouver Whitecaps esports gamer

Regina teenager Alex Gonzalez named Vancouver Whitecaps esports gamer

Alex Gonzalez, an 18-year-old who turned heads with top-10 performances at FIFA video game tournaments in Atlanta and London, has signed on as the Vancouver Whitecaps' esports gamer.
Canada women reach quarterfinals in Dubai while men head to consolation round

Canada women reach quarterfinals in Dubai while men head to consolation round

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Bianca Farella scored three tries Friday as the Canadian women advanced to the Cup quarterfinals of the Dubai Sevens despite a heavy loss to the U.S.

Troubled waters: Open water swimming faces do-over of 2016

ATLANTA — Haley Anderson has been through this before. In the lead-up to the Rio Olympics, all the talk about open water swimming focused on the conditions rather than the competition.
Toronto Wolfpack forward Darcy Lussick wins pro boxing debut in Australia

Toronto Wolfpack forward Darcy Lussick wins pro boxing debut in Australia

SYDNEY, Australia — Toronto Wolfpack forward Darcy Lussick won his heavyweight pro boxing debut Friday, knocking out former rugby league star Justin Hodges in 39 seconds.

Scores and Schedule

Thursday's Games NFL Chicago 31 Dallas 24 --- NHL Arizona 3 Philadelphia 1 N.Y. Islanders 3 Vegas 2 (OT) N.Y.

Thursday's Games

Thursday's Games NFL Chicago 31 Dallas 24 --- NHL Arizona 3 Philadelphia 1 N.Y. Islanders 3 Vegas 2 (OT) N.Y.
Milan Lucic scores first as a Flame, Calgary beats Buffalo 4-3

Milan Lucic scores first as a Flame, Calgary beats Buffalo 4-3

CALGARY — It took 28 games, but Milan Lucic finally has his first goal with Calgary. Lucic's goal 3:58 into the third period ended up the winner as the Flames survived two late Buffalo goals to hang on and beat the Sabres 4-3 on Thursday.
Pavelski scores on power play in OT, Stars beat Jets 3-2

Pavelski scores on power play in OT, Stars beat Jets 3-2

DALLAS — The Dallas Stars didn’t want to be in overtime after blowing a two-goal lead. Joe Pavelski didn’t mind because he’d been there before. Pavelski scored on the power play 2:02 into overtime and Dallas beat the Winnipeg Jets 3-2.