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Liverpool goes 13 points clear of Leicester with 4-0 win

Liverpool goes 13 points clear of Leicester with 4-0 win

LEICESTER, England — First came the Champions League title, then the Club World Cup last week. Now, with a 13-point lead, Liverpool will surely be champions of England again by May.
Kevin Clark with a hat trick, Canada beats Trinec 4-1 to open Spengler Cup

Kevin Clark with a hat trick, Canada beats Trinec 4-1 to open Spengler Cup

DAVOS, Switzerland — Kevin Clark had a hat trick as the Canadian men's team opened the 2019 Spengler Cup with a 4-1 win over HC Ocelari Trinec on Thursday. Kris Versteeg also scored while Zachary Fucale made 27 saves for Canada (1-0-0).
World Junior Hockey Championship Roundup: Host Czechs open with 4-3 win over Russia

World Junior Hockey Championship Roundup: Host Czechs open with 4-3 win over Russia

OSTRAVA, Czech Republic — Jan Jenik had a goal and an assist as the host Czech Republic opened the world junior hockey championship with a 4-3 win over Russia on Thursday.

Gosling scores in OT, Canada beats Russia 3-2 at U18 women's world championship

BRATISLAVA, Slovakia — Nicole Gosling scored the winner as Canada opened the under-18 women's world championship with a 3-2 overtime victory against Russia on Thursday.
Tennis star Bianca Andreescu named The Canadian Press female athlete of the year

Tennis star Bianca Andreescu named The Canadian Press female athlete of the year

Bianca Andreescu started the season as an up-and-coming teenager eager to make her mark on the WTA Tour. She finished the campaign as one of its top stars.

Tennis star Bianca Andreescu named The Canadian Press female athlete of the year

Bianca Andreescu started the season as an up-and-coming teenager eager to make her mark on the WTA Tour. She finished the campaign as one of its top stars.

Scores and Schedule

Wednesday's Games Pelicans 112, Nuggets 100 NBA Boston at Toronto, 12 p.m. Milwaukee at Philadelphia, 2:30 p.m. Houston at Golden State, 5 p.m. L.A. Clippers at L.A. Lakers, 8 p.m. New Orleans at Denver, 10:30 p.m.

Wednesday's Games

Wednesday's Games Pelicans 112, Nuggets 100 NBA Boston at Toronto, 12 p.m. Milwaukee at Philadelphia, 2:30 p.m. Houston at Golden State, 5 p.m. L.A. Clippers at L.A. Lakers, 8 p.m. New Orleans at Denver, 10:30 p.m. The Canadian Press
Raptors drop 118-102 decision to Boston in first Christmas Day game at home

Raptors drop 118-102 decision to Boston in first Christmas Day game at home

TORONTO — Kyle Lowry dressed for the special occasion in shoes with the names of his sons Karter and Kameron.
Canada set to open world juniors with tough test against the U.S.

Canada set to open world juniors with tough test against the U.S.

OSTRAVA, Czech Republic — Canada eased into last year's world junior hockey championship. The host country led its opener against Denmark 3-0 after the first period, 8-0 through two and pumped home six more over the final 20 minutes of a 14-0 romp.