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Canada advances to gold medal game at FIBA U18 Americas Championship

ST. CATHARINES, Ont. — Emanuel Miller scored 31 points and added 14 rebounds as Canada beat Puerto Rico 95-89 on Friday to advance to the gold-medal game at the FIBA under-18 Americas Championship.
Johnson takes 4-shot lead into weekend at US Open

Johnson takes 4-shot lead into weekend at US Open

SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. — Shinnecock Hills is no longer the only challenge at this U.S. Open.

Hamilton Tiger-Cats look for better fate in Calgary in season-opener

CALGARY — Johnny Manziel's possible debut injects hype into Saturday's CFL season-opener for the Hamilton Tiger-Cats and Calgary Stampeders.
Doubles great Daniel Nestor to be inducted in Canadian Tennis Hall of Fame

Doubles great Daniel Nestor to be inducted in Canadian Tennis Hall of Fame

TORONTO — Canadian tennis star Daniel Nestor will be getting much more than a traditional sendoff for his final Rogers Cup appearance this summer.
Senators suspend assistant GM Randy Lee a week ahead of NHL draft

Senators suspend assistant GM Randy Lee a week ahead of NHL draft

OTTAWA — The Ottawa Senators have suspended assistant general manager Randy Lee, who is facing a harassment charge from an incident during the NHL's pre-draft scouting combine in Buffalo earlier this month.
Hall removes Gruber from weekend events due to "inappropriate behaviour"

Hall removes Gruber from weekend events due to "inappropriate behaviour"

TORONTO — The Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame removed former Blue Jays third baseman Kelly Gruber from its induction weekend festivities Friday after his actions during a "Pitch Talks" panel discussion a day earlier.
Ronaldo scores hat trick, Portugal draws 3-3 with Spain

Ronaldo scores hat trick, Portugal draws 3-3 with Spain

SOCHI, Russia — Cristiano Ronaldo used the World Cup to show everyone he's the GOAT. Ronaldo rubbed his chin after scoring minutes into Portugal's opener against Spain, implying he is the Greatest of All Time.

Josh Donaldson still not ready to rejoin Blue Jays after baserunning test

TORONTO — Josh Donaldson is back with his Blue Jays teammates in Toronto. He just wishes he could play a game with them.

Lions' rebuilding plan to be put to the test against visiting Alouettes

VANCOUVER — The planned formula for success for the B.C. Lions this year is addition by subtraction. B.C. begins its attempt to return to CFL playoffs with a date against the Montreal Alouettes in the regular season opener for both clubs Saturday.
TV ratings down for World Cup opener

TV ratings down for World Cup opener

The overnight rating from major markets of the World Cup opener was less than half of the overnight for the first game of the 2014 tournament, hurt by a much earlier kickoff and less glamorous teams.