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Canadian Eugenie Bouchard draws top seed after winning first-round match

Canadian Eugenie Bouchard draws top seed after winning first-round match

ISTANBUL — Canadian qualifier Eugenie Bouchard has advanced to the second round of the Istanbul Tennis Championship. Bouchard, from Westmount, Que., beat world No.
Calgary wants to be a hub city as Canada loses international sports to virus

Calgary wants to be a hub city as Canada loses international sports to virus

CALGARY — Canada's status as an international winter-sport host is taking a beating during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Canadian Denis Shapovalov downed by Pablo Carreno Busta in five-set thriller

Canadian Denis Shapovalov downed by Pablo Carreno Busta in five-set thriller

NEW YORK — Canadian Denis Shapovalov has been bounced from the U.S. Open. The 21-year-old Shapovalov was topped by Spain's Pablo Carreno Busta on Tuesday in the quarterfinals, 3-6, 7-6 (5), 7-6 (4), 0-6, 6-3.
Zverev overcomes 12 double-faults at US Open; Osaka into SF

Zverev overcomes 12 double-faults at US Open; Osaka into SF

NEW YORK — The disqualification of Novak Djokovic from the U.S.
Vegas is back, baby: Golden Knights beat Stars to tie series

Vegas is back, baby: Golden Knights beat Stars to tie series

EDMONTON — After running into a hot goalie late last round and being shut out in the opener of the Western Conference final, pressure mounted in the minds of the Vegas Golden Knights in Game 2.
Yanks fall to Blue Jays 2-1, have lost 5 in row and 15 of 20

Yanks fall to Blue Jays 2-1, have lost 5 in row and 15 of 20

BUFFALO, N.Y. — Gary Sánchez and the slumping New York Yankees lost their fifth in a row Tuesday night and fell for the 15th time in 20 games, again failing to get clutch hits in a 2-1 loss to the Toronto Blue Jays.
Second-place Blue Jays flying high entering stretch drive of shortened season

Second-place Blue Jays flying high entering stretch drive of shortened season

Never mind just squeezing into a wild-card spot. The Toronto Blue Jays might find themselves among the American League contenders at season's end if their strong run of play continues.
'We want him back': Canucks trying to re-sign goalie Jacob Markstrom

'We want him back': Canucks trying to re-sign goalie Jacob Markstrom

VANCOUVER — Canucks general manager Jim Benning has a long to-do list this off season and one of his first tasks is a real challenge — find a way to keep goalie Jacob Markstrom in Vancouver.
Kate Boyd named first female high-performance director at Nordiq Canada

Kate Boyd named first female high-performance director at Nordiq Canada

CANMORE, Alta. — Kate Boyd has been named high-performance director for the national governing body of cross-country and para-Nordic skiing. Boyd is the first woman to hold the position with Nordiq Canada.
Devils hire Mark Recchi as assistant on Lindy Ruff's staff

Devils hire Mark Recchi as assistant on Lindy Ruff's staff

Mark Recchi played and lifted the Stanley Cup with Mario Lemieux, Jaromir Jagr, Patrice Bergeron and Zdeno Chara and coached Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin, so the Hockey Hall of Famer knows a thing or two about winning with stars.
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