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  • Baez, Murphy go deep as Cubs romp past Diamondbacks
    PHOENIX — Javier Baez and Daniel Murphy each hit a two-run homer as the Chicago Cubs jumped out to a big early lead Tuesday night on their way to a 9-1 win over the fading Arizona Diamondbacks. With its fifth victory in six games, Chicago increased its NL Central… ... more
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  • Uber driver suing Bucs’ QB Winston over groping incident
    PHOENIX — A female Uber driver in Arizona is suing Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston, accusing him of sexual assault. Court documents say the woman filed the suit in Arizona on Tuesday and is seeking more than $75,000 in damages. She said Winston grabbed her crotch in the… ... more
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  • Red Wings post emotional tribute video to Henrik Zetterberg
    “I’m not crying, you’re crying.” – every Detroit Red Wings fan. Ask around the NHL and you won’t find many players more universally respected both on and off the ice than Henrik Zetterberg. Sadly, it was announced on Friday by GM Ken Holland that the team captain’s career is… ... more
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  • Kailer Yamamoto could score his way onto needing Oilers
    EDMONTON — Everybody wants to be Nashville, a franchise that can strut around and talk about how every prospect — no matter how highly touted — goes through AHL Milwaukee on his way to the NHL. The way the Detroit Red Wings once were, so stacked with veteran talent there… ... more
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  • Oilers top Canucks for second straight pre-season win
    VANCOUVER — Ty Rattie scored twice as the Edmonton Oilers chalked up their second win in a row, beating the Vancouver Canucks 4-2 on Tuesday night. Jesse Puljujarvi and Caleb Jones also scored for the Oilers, who got another assist from Kailer Yamamoto, who put on a dazzling performance… ... more
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  • North and South Korea plan to bid for 2032 Summer Olympics
    PYONGYANG, Korea, Democratic People’s Republic Of — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in said in a statement Wednesday that the countries planned to jointly bid for the 2032 Summer Olympics. At a major summit, the two leaders gave no details of which cities… ... more
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  • Tavares, Marner find quick chemistry in Leafs pre-season deb...
    LUCAN, Ont. – You normally can’t count on things falling into place quite so quickly. Even though Toronto Maple Leafs brass first started envisioning John Tavares and Mitch Marner creating sparks on the ice together several months ago – it was a huge part of the pitch used to land… ... more
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  • Orioles’ miserable season a truly unique feat
    Let’s just take a moment to consider the Baltimore Orioles. Tuesday, the Toronto Blue Jays handed Baltimore its 108th loss of the season, 6-4. Not only is that the most losses in Orioles history, it puts the club on track to finish with the 15th-lowest winning percentage (.285) of any… ... more
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  • Gonzalez’s home run helps Astros down Mariners
    HOUSTON — Marwin Gonzalez hit a two-run homer in a four-run third inning that helped the Houston Astros to a 7-0 win over the Seattle Mariners on Tuesday night. Houston, which eliminated the Mariners from contention for the AL West title with the victory, entered the day four games… ... more
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  • MLB PLAYOFF PUSH Sept. 18
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  • Cardinals win 3rd straight, hand Braves 4th straight loss
    HOUSTON — If rookie Josh James keeps throwing this way, he might just pitch himself onto Houston’s post-season roster. James (1-0) struck out seven and scattered four hits over 5 1/3 innings to help the Astros to a 7-0 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Tuesday night for his… ... more
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  • Plan the parade? Tavares’ Maple Leafs debut lights up Twit...
    Anticipation had been building since he put pen to paper on July 1 as the NHL’s top available free agent, and John Tavares did not disappoint in his official Toronto Maple Leafs pre-season debut Tuesday night. The star centre scored two goals and added an assist in a 4-1 victory… ... more
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  • John Tavares happy to get first goal out of the way
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  • Cam Talbot reaches back for very early save of the year entr...
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  • Brewers’ offensive struggles continue in loss to Reds
    MILWAUKEE — Jose Peraza capitalized on Chase Anderson’s home run troubles with a drive in the first inning and the Cincinnati Reds beat Milwaukee 3-1 Tuesday night, the Brewers’ third loss in four games. The Brewers’ edge for the top NL wild-card spot was cut to two games by… ... more
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  • Walker’s home run helps Yankees defeat Red Sox
    NEW YORK — Neil Walker and some teammates pulled into Yankee Stadium at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, only to turn right back around for home when New York announced a six-hour postponement. The Yankees needed a jolt to get through the long, soggy day. Aaron Judge provided the first with… ... more
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  • Kraft Hockeyville Highlights Sept. 18
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  • ‘Very exciting time’ for Hainsey to be part of Maple Lea...
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  • John Tavares scores twice as Leafs down Senators in pre-seas...
    LUCAN, Ont. — John Tavares talked after Tuesday’s morning skate about how he always gets butterflies before a game, no matter the time of year or the venue. Those jitters were probably gone fairly early into the star centre’s pre-season debut with his new team. Tavares buried his first two… ... more
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  • Blue Jays send Orioles to team-record 108th loss
    BALTIMORE — The Orioles fell to the Toronto Blue Jays 6-4 Tuesday night, dropping their 108th game, a team record for losses since they arrived in Baltimore in 1954. The 1988 Orioles, who opened the season 0-21, held the previous team record for losses with a 54-107 finish. The… ... more
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  • Cubs closer Morrow shut down for rest of 2018
    PHOENIX — The Chicago Cubs say closer Brandon Morrow will be shut down for rest of the year because of an injured right elbow that has been slow to heal. The NL Central leaders made the announcement before Tuesday night’s game at Arizona. Morrow, who tops the Cubs… ... more
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  • Maple Leafs GM Dubas updates Nylander contract negotiations
    The Toronto Maple Leafs hit the ice Tuesday night in Lucan, Ont., for a Kraft Hockeyville pre-season game against the Ottawa Senators. Restricted free agent forward William Nylander still needs a new contract, so he wasn’t dressed for the contest, but Maple Leafs general manager Kyle Dubas spoke to Sportsnet… ... more
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  • 8 Ends: Shorty Jenkins Classic still going strong 22 years l...
    CORNWALL, Ont. — Just as the legend of the late Shorty Jenkins lives on, so too does his namesake tournament. The AMJ Campbell Shorty Jenkins Classic has been one of the staple events on the World Curling Tour since 1996 and attracts teams from across the globe. Teams from… ... more
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  • Dubas still confident Maple Leafs can sign Nylander
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  • Don Cherry fires up Lucan crowd at intermission
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  • Liverpool shines in win on another magical European night at...
    LIVERPOOL, England – Liverpool FC’s rich continental tapestry has left Jurgen Klopp facing a difficult balancing act.   Last season’s run to the UEFA Champions League final reignited their love affair, and a 3-2 win in Tuesday’s Group C opener over Paris Saint-Germain failed to dampen that appetite.   Some… ... more
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  • John Tavares scores 1st goal for Maple Leafs in pre-season
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  • AP source: 76ers name Elton Brand general manager
    PHILADELPHIA — Elton Brand is in charge of the Philadelphia 76ers. A person familiar with the situation says the Sixers have made Brand their new general manager, replacing Bryan Colangelo. Colangelo resigned in June as the 76ers’ president of basketball operations after what an investigation concluded was "careless and… ... more
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  • NHL Live Tracker: Senators vs. Maple Leafs
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  • MLB Live Tracker: Blue Jays vs. Orioles
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  • Winless Bills, Lions heavy underdogs on NFL Week 3 odds
    Two teams headed in different directions will clash on Sunday as the winless Buffalo Bills visit the high-powered Minnesota Vikings as massive 17-point underdogs on the NFL Week 3 odds at sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark.com. The Bills’ horrendous start to the season continued with last weekend’s 31-20 loss to the… ... more
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  • Messi masterclass highlights Champions League Matchday 1
    The UEFA Champions League kicked off on Tuesday with the start of the group stage, highlighted by a masterclass effort from Lionel Messi and a stunning come-from-behind win by Inter Milan. Here are three winners and three losers from Matchday 1. WINNERS Lionel Messi With Cristiano Ronaldo having to wait… ... more
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  • Canucks’ Ben Hutton looking to re-launch NHL career under ...
    VANCOUVER – Conditioning was not Ben Hutton’s biggest problem last season, but merely his most public and embarrassing one. The Vancouver Canucks defenceman’s gravest problem was that he utterly lost the confidence of coach Travis Green, who finally outed Hutton on his unsatisfactory conditioning when pressed by reporters demanding why… ... more
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  • Pascal Siakam on working on 3-pointer this summer
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  • Raptors trade shocked Pascal Siakam just like everyone else
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  • How family is Danny Jansen’s secret weapon at the plate
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  • Nurse, teammates and McLellan excited the blueliner’s back
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  • QMJHL Season Preview: Joe Veleno, Voltigeurs built to win a ...
    The youngest of the three Canadian major junior hockey leagues, the QMJHL celebrates its 50th anniversary this season. While teams wear commemorative patches and the league gets to wax nostalgic, 17 teams will vie for a spot in the Memorial Cup tournament alongside the host Halifax Mooseheads. Two of… ... more
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  • Alex Formenton on blazing path to making Senators out of cam...
    LUCAN, Ont. – Even Guy Boucher can’t tap the brakes on someone as fast as Alex Formenton. The Ottawa Senators head coach lavished extremely high praise on his 19-year-old training camp hopeful by drawing a loose comparison to the best player in the world before Tuesday’s pre-season opener. “Speed. Everybody… ... more
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  • Michael Jordan donates $2M for hurricane relief in North Car...
    CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Michael Jordan is donating $2 million dollars to assist residents affected by Hurricane Florence. The former NBA star says the destruction caused by Hurricane Florence to his hometown of Wilmington, North Carolina, prompted him to act quickly. Jordan told The Associated Press on Tuesday that… ... more
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  • Ottawa’s Brady Tkachuk will ‘not take a backseat to anyb...
    Technically, Ottawa Senators coach Guy Boucher may still be using pencil when scribbling the name Brady Tkachuk into a top-six slot on his probable opening night roster, but he’s pressing so hard, it might be impossible to erase. “You never want to say somebody’s spot is already there, but he… ... more
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  • OHL Season Preview: Ryan Merkley, Storm, ready to contend in...
    The Guelph Storm won the OHL Championship in 2014 and have won only a single playoff series since, but the pieces are in place for them to make another run at a title this season. They’ll be challenged for that crown by many teams, of course, including the always-dangerous… ... more
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  • Champions League: Inter stuns Spurs, Messi nets hat trick
    MILAN — Inter Milan scored two late goals, including a stoppage-time winner, to mark its return to the Champions League with a 2-1 comeback victory against Tottenham on Tuesday. Inter’s first game in the competition since 2012 looked set to end in disappointment when Tottenham playmaker Christian Eriksen’s shot… ... more
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  • Raptors’ Ujiri enters season recharged after emotional sum...
    It would give the average person whiplash, maybe a concussion. For Masai Ujiri, it is all in summer’s work. The Toronto Raptors president and general manager has a very public job and a deep private passion — improving life in Africa through basketball and a charitable foundation — that he… ... more
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  • John Tavares feeling ‘jitters’ ahead of Maple Leafs debu...
    LUCAN, Ont. — John Tavares still gets nervous before every game — and not just for his first one wearing the blue and white of the Toronto Maple Leafs. Tavares will make his Leafs pre-season debut tonight when Toronto takes on the Ottawa Senators in the Kraft Hockeyville showcase… ... more
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  • Kraft Hockeyville
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  • NFL Power Rankings Week 3: Are Buccaneers, Bengals for real?
    The NFL season isn’t exactly playing out according to pre-season predictions thus far. Popular playoff picks Pittsburgh, Houston and Seattle are all without a win after two weeks. Meanwhile, written-off teams in Tampa Bay, Cincinnati and Miami are all 2-0. But which of these early-season streaks will hold up, and… ... more
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  • Boucher says Formenton has McDavid like speed
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  • Tavares excited for Maple Leafs debut, even a bit nervous
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