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CFL commissioner in Halifax as football boosters work on bid for Atlantic team

CFL commissioner in Halifax as football boosters work on bid for Atlantic team

HALIFAX — The Canadian Football League's commissioner will be in Halifax Friday, for what's expected to be a morale booster to those hoping the city will gain a professional team.
Canadiens defenceman Shea Weber out for rest of season, will require surgery

Canadiens defenceman Shea Weber out for rest of season, will require surgery

MONTREAL — Shea Weber's season is over. The Montreal Canadiens announced Thursday that the veteran defenceman will miss the rest of the season as he undergoes surgery for a torn tendon in his left foot. The 32-year-old has not played since Dec. 16.
Canada loses women's hockey final; Boutin caps impressive debut with silver

Canada loses women's hockey final; Boutin caps impressive debut with silver

The second step on the Olympic podium was a place of both joy and pain for Canada's athletes on Day 13 of the Pyeongchang Winter Games.
Hockey Canada's French-name policy critized by Quebec-based politicians

Hockey Canada's French-name policy critized by Quebec-based politicians

MONTREAL — Hockey Canada was widely criticized Wednesday after a news report indicated a public address announcer at the Winter Olympics was told by the national governing body to stop using French pronunciations for the names of some Canadian player

NewsAlert: Canada's Kevin Koe falls to U.S. in Olympic curling semifinal

GANGNEUNG, Korea, Republic Of — Canada's Kevin Koe will have to settle for a chance at winning a bronze medal in men's curling at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics. The Calgary skip fell 5-3 to John Shuster of the United States in Thursday's semifinal.
Russian curler stripped of Olympic medal, country pays fee

Russian curler stripped of Olympic medal, country pays fee

GANGNEUNG, Korea, Republic Of — Within hours of curler Alexander Krushelnitsky being stripped of a bronze medal for a doping violation, the Russian Olympic Committee said it had paid a $15 million fee that was part of the criteria to have its team re
NewsAlert: Canada's short-track speedskating team wins bronze in men's 5,000 relay

NewsAlert: Canada's short-track speedskating team wins bronze in men's 5,000 relay

GANGNEUNG, Korea, Republic Of — Canada's short-track speedskating team has captured bronze in the men's 5,000-metre relay final at the Pyeongchang Winter Games.
CP NewsAlert: Canada's Boutin wins silver in women's 1,000 short track

CP NewsAlert: Canada's Boutin wins silver in women's 1,000 short track

GANGNEUNG, Korea, Republic Of — Canada's Kim Boutin has won the silver medal in the women's 1,000-metre short-track speedskating race at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics. It's Boutin's third medal at the 2018 Games.
Tuch gets tiebreaker in 2nd, Golden Knights beat Flames 7-3

Tuch gets tiebreaker in 2nd, Golden Knights beat Flames 7-3

LAS VEGAS — Another game, another record for the Vegas Golden Knights. Alex Tuch scored the tiebreaking goal in the second period and the Vegas Golden Knights pulled away for a 7-3 victory over the Calgary Flames on Wednesday night.

CP NewsAlert: Canada loses women's Olympic hockey final 3-2 in shootout to U.S

PYEONGCHANG, Korea, Republic Of — Canada's gold-medal streak in Olympic women's hockey is over.