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Canada rolls past China in field hockey World League semis

Captain Scott Tupper had a hat trick and Canada scored three goals in four minutes to start the second half and never looked back in a 7-3 win over China on Saturday at the 2017 field hockey world league semifinal.

 
 

NHL draft produces little fireworks beyond 1st pick

Most of the drama at the first ever draft in Chicago was gone after only one pick. After weeks of buzz around the Vegas Golden Knights, so-called protection lists, the expansion draft and a flurry of interesting trades, the draft at United Center came and went with only the occasional flurry.

 
 

Watch the Toronto Wolfpack vs. Hunslet RLFC

Watch as the Toronto Wolfpack look to keep their undefeated streak alive in Kingstone Press League 1 action on Saturday at 6:45 p.m. ET when they take on Hunslet RLFC.

 
 

Lindy Ruff to join New York Rangers’ coaching staff: reports

Alain Vigneault may be getting a little help behind the bench next season on Broadway. Several media reports indicate that former Dallas Stars head coach Lindy Ruff will join the New York Rangers coaching staff as an associate coach.

 
 

Flames trade for Travis Hamonic, send picks to Islanders

The wheeling and dealing continued at the NHL draft in Chicago on Saturday as the Calgary Flames acquired defenceman Travis Hamonic from the New York Islanders.

 
 

NHL draft partially upstaged by torrent of trades

On Friday morning, each of the 31 general managers and their trusted hockey departments rose early for the big NHL draft weekend in Chicago. By the time the first day was over, there was still plenty to process after several big names traded sweaters.

 
 

Historic support from Canadian sports teams, players for Pride

An historic amount of athletes, coaches, management and staff from Toronto sports teams and organizations will be attending this year’s Pride Parade in Toronto.

 
 

Clippers’ Griffin, Paul will test free-agent market after opting out of contracts

Blake Griffin has decided to test free agency, telling the Los Angeles Clippers that he is opting out of the final year of his contract. Point guard Chris Paul will also opt out next week, according to several reports.

 
 

Watch the Canoe Slalom World Cup in Germany

Watch some of Canada’s best canoe and kayak athletes compete against the rest of the world at the ICF Slalom World Cup event in Germany.

 
 

Missed opportunities haunt Stampeders, Redblacks in tie of Grey Cup rematch

The Ottawa Redblacks and Calgary Stampeders played to a 31-31 tie Friday night in the season opener for both teams. Ottawa quarterback Trevor Harris was 33 for 45 for 300 yards with three touchdowns and an interception, while Calgary veteran Bo Levi Mitchell was 31 for 48 for 376 yards and two TD’s.

 
 
 
 

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