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Edgar, Holloway look forward to finally meeting at UFC 240 in Edmonton

Edgar, Holloway look forward to finally meeting at UFC 240 in Edmonton

Former UFC lightweight champion Frankie (The Answer) Edgar is looking to do what featherweight title-holder Max (Blessed) Holloway failed to do last time out against Dustin (The Diamond) Poirier — become a champion in a second weight class.
A look at some of the ways the Raptors match up with the defending champs

A look at some of the ways the Raptors match up with the defending champs

TORONTO — The NBA Finals will make a first non-American appearance on Thursday night when the Toronto Raptors host the Golden State Warriors in Game 1. The Warriors are the betting favourites, and rightly so.

Toronto's Jurassic Park adds college vibe to NBA Finals

TORONTO — There's nothing quite like Jurassic Park anywhere else in the NBA.

CFL game in New Brunswick becomes afternoon contest

TORONTO — The Touchdown Atlantic CFL game in Moncton, N.B., will be an afternoon game instead of an evening contest in an effort to attract more fans from across the region.

Forward Joseph Gambardella signs two-year extension with Edmonton Oilers

EDMONTON — The Edmonton Oilers have signed forward Joseph Gambardella to a two-year contract extension. Gambardella, 25, has played most of the past two seasons with AHL Bakersfield. The native of Staten Island, N.Y..

Goaltender Anders Nilsson inks two-year extension with Ottawa Senators

OTTAWA — The Ottawa Senators have re-signed goaltender Anders Nilsson to a two-year contract. The deal has an average annual value of US$2.6 million ($2.8 million in 2019-20, $2.4 million in 2020-21).

Canadian universities find new models to boost funding for women's sports

One week before the final game was played in the now-defunct Canadian Women's Hockey League (CWHL), the country's top university women’s hockey teams waged their own battle for a national championship.

New coaching staff bring on-field experience, new energy to B.C. Lions

VANCOUVER — It's tough to slack off at B.C. Lions training camp this season. Not only are the coaches paying attention, but they know all the ways a player might cheat to save himself some energy, wide receiver Bryan Burnham said.

Raptors tickets being auctioned off in support of hit-and-run victim's family

TORONTO — The company that owns the Toronto Raptors is auctioning off a pair of tickets to Game 1 of the NBA Finals to support an employee whose son was the victim of a hit and run over the weekend.

Scores and Schedule

Tuesday's Games MLB American League Tampa Bay 3 Toronto 1 Chicago White Sox 2 Kansas City 1 (1st game) Chicago White Sox 4 Kansas City 3 (2nd game) Detroit 3 Baltimore 0 Cleveland 7 Boston 5 L.A.