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Christine Sinclair named NWSL player of the week after three-goal performance

Canada captain Christine Sinclair has been named player of the week in the National Women’s Soccer League after her three-goal performance for Portland in a 4-4 road tie with the Chicago Red Stars.
In The Rings: Gushue says talks with Curling Canada have been going well

In The Rings: Gushue says talks with Curling Canada have been going well

TORONTO — Veteran skip Brad Gushue said recent talks with Curling Canada have been going well and he's hopeful that progress on a few areas of concern can be made by the summer.
Calgary Flames, James Neal start relationship repair after playoff-game benching

Calgary Flames, James Neal start relationship repair after playoff-game benching

CALGARY — Amid the fallout from the Calgary Flames' early playoff ejection is a frayed relationship with James Neal.

Labour uncertainty boosting rookie camp costs for CFL general managers

TORONTO — Contract talks between the CFL Players' Association and CFL are costing players plenty of money. But it could also increase the cost of doing business for the league's nine teams.

Leafs centre John Tavares ahead of Game 7: 'We don't want this thing to end'

BOSTON — When the Maple Leafs signed John Tavares last summer, they had moments like these in mind.

Canada loses to Namibia in ICC World Cricket League Division 2 play

WINDHOEK, Namibia — Canada lost its third straight in ICC World Cricket League Division 2 play Tuesday, beaten by 98 runs by Namibia. The Canadians won the toss and put Namibia into bat first.
Montreal Impact look to break out of offensive slump in New England

Montreal Impact look to break out of offensive slump in New England

Montreal Impact coach Remi Garde insists he's not too concerned by his team's lack of scoring, despite being mired in the worst offensive slump in Major League Soccer.
Delay of game calls, goalie interference top worst rules for NHLers: survey

Delay of game calls, goalie interference top worst rules for NHLers: survey

The pace and excitement of 3-on-3 overtime isn't just a thrill for hockey fans — NHL players love it too.
NHL players discuss their least-favourite rules

NHL players discuss their least-favourite rules

The Associated Press and Canadian Press asked players from all 31 NHL teams what they see as being the worst rule in hockey. Here are some of their responses: "I don't know about the challenge on offsides.
Survey: NHLers don't like delay of game rule, like 3-on-3 overtime

Survey: NHLers don't like delay of game rule, like 3-on-3 overtime

The Associated Press and The Canadian Press surveyed an NHL Players' Association representative or alternate representative from all 31 teams on several questions related to the state of the game.