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Bruins defenceman McAvoy suspended for first game of Eastern Conference final

Bruins defenceman McAvoy suspended for first game of Eastern Conference final

NEW YORK — The NHL has suspended Boston Bruins defenceman Charlie McAvoy for the first game of the Eastern Conference final for an illegal check to the head of Columbus Blue Jackets forward Josh Anderson.
Edmonton Oilers confirm owner Daryl Katz dealing with life-threatening illness

Edmonton Oilers confirm owner Daryl Katz dealing with life-threatening illness

EDMONTON — The Edmonton Oilers are confirming that team owner Daryl Katz has been dealing with a life-threatening illness. Speculation arose Tuesday when Katz appeared at a news conference announcing the hiring of new general manager Ken Holland.
Survey of Canada's Olympians, Paralympians reveals abuses in sport

Survey of Canada's Olympians, Paralympians reveals abuses in sport

A survey of Olympic and Paralympic athletes in Canada provides a snapshot of abuse they felt powerless to stop. The results of the survey and recommendations from it were unveiled Tuesday by AthletesCAN, an athlete advocacy body.
After surviving the heat in Orlando, Toronto FC faces another challenge in Atlanta

After surviving the heat in Orlando, Toronto FC faces another challenge in Atlanta

After surviving steamy Orlando, Toronto FC faces another challenge in defending MLS champion Atlanta United on Wednesday.
Edmonton Oilers name Ken Holland as general manager and president of hockey ops

Edmonton Oilers name Ken Holland as general manager and president of hockey ops

EDMONTON — The Edmonton Oilers have made it official that Ken Holland is their new general manager, after Holland spent more than two decades and won three Stanley Cups doing the same job for the Detroit Red Wings.

Edmonton Eskimos register profit of $2.8-million for 2018 campaign

EDMONTON — The Edmonton Eskimos posted a $2.8-million profit for the 2018 season. The Eskimos unveiled the surplus in treasurer Janice Agrios's report tabled Tuesday at the CFL club's annual general meeting.
Government, school officials agree to resume high school rugby in Nova Scotia

Government, school officials agree to resume high school rugby in Nova Scotia

HALIFAX — High school rugby players in Nova Scotia will be returning to the pitch to finish their season, although the sport's future status remains to be determined.

Three Canadians secure spots alongside Henderson at U.S. Women's Open

At least four Canadian golfers will play in the U.S. Women's Open, the next LPGA Tour major. Celeste Dao of Notre-Dame-de-l'Ile-Perrot, Que., and Megan Osland of Kelowna, B.C.
Study shows total 2018 Grey Cup economic impact exceeding $81 million

Study shows total 2018 Grey Cup economic impact exceeding $81 million

TORONTO — Hosting last year's Grey Cup game paid off in spades for the city of Edmonton, according to a study released Tuesday by the CFL.
Canadiens prospect Nick Suzuki starring in memorable OHL playoff run

Canadiens prospect Nick Suzuki starring in memorable OHL playoff run

GUELPH, Ont. — Nick Suzuki doesn't say much. He often stays on the periphery, choosing to listen before deciding if the time's right to make his thoughts known.