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Composer of theme that used to introduce 'Hockey Night in Canada' broadcasts has died

Composer of theme that used to introduce 'Hockey Night in Canada' broadcasts has died

TORONTO — Dolores Claman, the woman behind the catchy tune that used to introduce CBC's "Hockey Night in Canada" broadcasts, has died at 94.

Maple Leafs hire AHL coach of the year Spencer Carbery as assistant coach

TORONTO — The Toronto Maple Leafs are adding to their bench, hiring Spencer Carbery as an assistant coach. Carbery, 39, previously worked in the American Hockey League as head coach of the Hershey Bears, an affiliate of the Washington Capitals.
Blue Jays set to host 15,000 fans in return to Toronto: Shapiro

Blue Jays set to host 15,000 fans in return to Toronto: Shapiro

BUFFALO, N.Y. — Blue Jays president Mark Shapiro has a greater appreciation for what Toronto means to his team after being forced to spend nearly two years away.
Leafs acquire Jared McCann from Penguins for prospect, 2023 draft pick

Leafs acquire Jared McCann from Penguins for prospect, 2023 draft pick

TORONTO — The Toronto Maple Leafs have added forward Jared McCann to their lineup in a trade with the Pittsburgh Penguins. In return, the Penguins got Leafs' prospect Filip Hallander and a seventh-round pick in the 2023 NHL entry draft.
Vancouver Canucks acquire centre Jason Dickinson from Dallas Stars

Vancouver Canucks acquire centre Jason Dickinson from Dallas Stars

VANCOUVER — The Vancouver Canucks have added to their forward pool, acquiring forward Jason Dickinson from the Dallas Stars. The trade will see Dallas take Vancouver's third-round pick in next week's NHL entry draft.

Jays-Rangers game rained out, doubleheader set for Sunday

BUFFALO, N.Y. — Saturday's tilt between the Toronto Blue Jays and Texas Rangers has been postponed due to soggy conditions.
Maple Leafs sign goalie Joseph Woll to one-year, two-way extension

Maple Leafs sign goalie Joseph Woll to one-year, two-way extension

TORONTO — The Toronto Maple Leafs have reinforced their depth in net, signing goalie Joseph Woll to an extension. The one-year, two-way deal is worth a league-minimum US$750,000.
Tadej Pogacar eyes Champs Elysees, 2nd Tour de France title

Tadej Pogacar eyes Champs Elysees, 2nd Tour de France title

SAINT-EMILION, France (AP) — Tadej Pogacar is all but guaranteed to win a second straight Tour de France title after completing the penultimate stage unscathed Saturday.
Goalkeeper Max Crepeau and Canada looking to beat U.S. and win Gold Cup group

Goalkeeper Max Crepeau and Canada looking to beat U.S. and win Gold Cup group

When goalkeeper Max Crepeau went down at the MLS is Back Tournament in July 2020, he told the referee to give him a minute to recover. Unfortunately that minute turned into six months.

Scoreboard for Friday, July 16, 2021

MLB American League Toronto 10 Texas 2 Boston 4 N.Y. Yankees 0 Kansas City 9 Baltimore 2 Houston 7 Chicago White Sox 1 Oakland 5 Cleveland 4 Seattle 6 L.A.