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Donaldson hits tiebreaking two-run homer against former club

Donaldson hits tiebreaking two-run homer against former club

OAKLAND, Calif. — Back when he played here, Josh Donaldson watched many a hard-hit ball get halted by the wind at the Oakland Coliseum short of going over the outfield fences. So he didn't want to count on his 10th-inning drive going far enough.
Flames president Brian Burke says Calgary behind the times on arenas, stadiums

Flames president Brian Burke says Calgary behind the times on arenas, stadiums

CALGARY — Flames president of hockey operations Brian Burke says taxpayers in other Canadian cities recognize the need for new arenas and stadiums, so why not in Calgary? The long-time NHL executive addressed the Canadian Club of Calgary on Wednesday
De Grasse says he has 'great chance' to beat Bolt in August

De Grasse says he has 'great chance' to beat Bolt in August

ROME — Andre De Grasse isn't interested in taking over from Usain Bolt as the world's best sprinter when the eight-time Olympic champion retires later this year. He's ready now. "I'm trying to win this year.
Veteran receiver Nick Moore back with B.C. Lions after 'fluke' injury

Veteran receiver Nick Moore back with B.C. Lions after 'fluke' injury

KAMLOOPS, B.C. — Nick Moore got behind the coverage with ease on a slick corner route, fighting off the glare of the setting sun to haul in his first touchdown of 2016. On his way back to the bench, the veteran B.C.
Ticats linebacker Simoni Lawrence is one CFL veteran who enjoys training camp

Ticats linebacker Simoni Lawrence is one CFL veteran who enjoys training camp

HAMILTON — Training camp might be a necessary evil for most veteran CFL players, but it sustains Simoni Lawrence.
Henderson says her game is 'extremely close' ahead of Manulife LPGA Classic

Henderson says her game is 'extremely close' ahead of Manulife LPGA Classic

CAMBRIDGE, Ont. — This is unfamiliar territory for Canadian golfer Brooke Henderson. She was a phenom during her formative years in the sport and continued to post strong results when she arrived on the LPGA Tour.
Vancouver Canucks round out coaching staff; add Brown, Baumgartner as assistants

Vancouver Canucks round out coaching staff; add Brown, Baumgartner as assistants

VANCOUVER — A couple of familiar faces will be joining Vancouver Canucks head coach Travis Green for his first season behind an NHL bench.

Eskimos' quarterback Reilly to honour former star defensive back Larry Highbaugh

EDMONTON — Quarterback Mike Reilly and the Edmonton Eskimos will honour former star defensive back Larry Highbaugh on Sunday. Reilly will don No. 0 when the Eskimos host the Calgary Stampeders in a CFL exhibition game. Reilly usually wears No.
Pens need 'best game' from Malkin and Kessel to wrestle back control of final

Pens need 'best game' from Malkin and Kessel to wrestle back control of final

PITTSBURGH — Evgeni Malkin expects Phil Kessel to score in Game 5 of the Stanley Cup final, and anticipates his own "best game" too.
New Brunswick boxer remains in induced coma after post-bout brain hemorrhage

New Brunswick boxer remains in induced coma after post-bout brain hemorrhage

FREDERICTON — A New Brunswick boxer remains in an induced coma a week-and-a-half after suffering a brain hemorrhage in the hours following a Fredericton bout.