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Stage set for 105th Grey Cup as football fans ready for celebrations

Stage set for 105th Grey Cup as football fans ready for celebrations

OTTAWA — During the CFL regular season, Conrad Brock and Mike Hassel are bitter rivals. Brock, a Saskatchewan native who lives in New Brunswick, bleeds Roughrider green.
Western's Marshall hoping to end Vanier Cup drought on Saturday against Laval

Western's Marshall hoping to end Vanier Cup drought on Saturday against Laval

HAMILTON — Laval Rouge et Or head coach Glen Constantin is running out of fingers for all of his Vanier Cup rings. Western's Greg Marshall, meanwhile, is still looking for his first U Sports football title as a head coach.

Montreal goalie Carey Price plans to return Saturday against Buffalo

Montreal Canadiens goaltender Carey Price is expecting to return to action Saturday against the visiting Buffalo Sabres. Price, who has missed 10 games with a lower-body injury, said Friday that he's ready to play.

FC Edmonton closes shop, leaves embattled North American Soccer League

EDMONTON — FC Edmonton is leaving the North American Soccer League and "discontinuing professional franchise operations effective immediately." The Edmonton departure is the latest blow for the embattled NASL, which is currently suing the U.S.

Young Canadian women's rugby side wraps up three-match series with England

Canada interim women's rugby coach Sandro Fiorino has made three personnel changes and one positional switch for his team's third and final test match against England on Saturday. Pamphinette Buisa moves to No.
Trump supporters confuse LeVar Burton with LaVar Ball online

Trump supporters confuse LeVar Burton with LaVar Ball online

LOS ANGELES — President Donald Trump is feuding with LaVar Ball and LeVar Burton is taking the hit on Twitter. Burton is an actor best known for playing Lt.

Quebec cops involved after 14-year-old hockey player allegedly assaults referee

RIVIERE-DU-LOUP, Que. — Quebec provincial police are investigating after a bantam-age hockey player allegedly assaulted a referee with his stick. The incident allegedly occurred Thursday evening in Riviere-du-Loup, northeast of Quebec City.

Canada set for semifinal against mighty Australia at Rugby League world Cup

Canada was thumped 88-0 by defending champion Australia in group play at the Women's Rugby League World Cup and chances are it will be another tough day at the office this weekend when the two meet in the semifinal.
As 4 more Russians banned, Olympic leader Bach warns critics

As 4 more Russians banned, Olympic leader Bach warns critics

GENEVA — As four more Russians were disqualified Friday for doping at the Sochi Olympics, IOC President Thomas Bach signalled a possible shift toward barring the country's athletes from the Pyeongchang Games.

Giant panda at the Toronto Zoo picks Argos to win Grey Cup on Sunday

TORONTO — If an octopus can pick the World Cup winner and groundhogs can predict the weather, then maybe a giant panda has the inside line on the Grey Cup.