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    Bryce Harper delights home crowd with Home Run Derby win

    Bryce Harper delights home crowd with Home Run Derby win


    Bryce Harper has won the Home Run Derby in his home ballpark, providing another memory to Nationals fans in what could be his final season in...

    Bryce Harper has won the Home Run Derby in his home ballpark, providing another memory to Nationals fans in what could be his final season in Washington.

    Canada beats Iroquois Nationals at world lacrosse championship

    Canada beats Iroquois Nationals at world lacrosse championship


    Wesley Berg and Mark Cockerton both had two goals and an assist as Canada rebounded from its first loss of the world lacrosse championship in Netanya, Israel with a 10-5 win over the Iroquois Nationals on...

    Wesley Berg and Mark Cockerton both had two goals and an assist as Canada rebounded from its first loss of the world lacrosse championship in Netanya, Israel with a 10-5 win over the Iroquois Nationals on Monday.

    Bismark Boateng's switch from soccer to track starting to pay off

    Bismark Boateng's switch from soccer to track starting to pay off


    For a moment, the announcers at the recent Canadian track and field championships thought Bismark Boateng had won the tightest 100-metre final in the history of the meet. And so did...

    For a moment, the announcers at the recent Canadian track and field championships thought Bismark Boateng had won the tightest 100-metre final in the history of the meet. And so did Boateng.

    Scherzer gets nod to start MLB all-star game in home park

    Scherzer gets nod to start MLB all-star game in home park


    Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper will bat sixth for the National League in Tuesday's MLB all-star game in his home ballpark at Washington. Teammate Max Scherzer will take the mound for the NL while Boston Red Sox left-hander Chris Sale will start for...

    Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper will bat sixth for the National League in Tuesday's MLB all-star game in his home ballpark at Washington. Teammate Max Scherzer will take the mound for the NL while Boston Red Sox left-hander Chris Sale will start for the American League.

    Ducks commit to centre Adam Henrique for 5 years

    Ducks commit to centre Adam Henrique for 5 years


    Centre Adam Henrique has signed a five-year extension worth $29.1 million US with the Anaheim Ducks. The 28-year-old had a combined 24 goals and 50 points in 81 games with Anaheim and New Jersey last...

    Centre Adam Henrique has signed a five-year extension worth $29.1 million US with the Anaheim Ducks. The 28-year-old had a combined 24 goals and 50 points in 81 games with Anaheim and New Jersey last season.

    Flames, newcomer Elias Lindholm agree to 6-year contract

    Flames, newcomer Elias Lindholm agree to 6-year contract


    The Calgary Flames have signed restricted free-agent forward Elias Lindholm to a six-year contract with an average annual value of $4.85 million...

    The Calgary Flames have signed restricted free-agent forward Elias Lindholm to a six-year contract with an average annual value of $4.85 million US.

    Tiger Woods prepared for return to Carnoustie

    Tiger Woods prepared for return to Carnoustie


    Tiger Woods will tee off at 10:21 a.m. ET Thursday when he begins play at the 147th Open Championship at Carnoustie in...

    Tiger Woods will tee off at 10:21 a.m. ET Thursday when he begins play at the 147th Open Championship at Carnoustie in Scotland.

    Adam Hadwin ready for 2nd shot at British Open

    Adam Hadwin ready for 2nd shot at British Open


    In a recent video posted to Instagram, Adam Hadwin was preparing for this week's British Open by hitting balls in his backyard in Phoenix. It may seem counterproductive, climate-wise, except it was during an Arizona monsoon — and the Canadian golfer...

    In a recent video posted to Instagram, Adam Hadwin was preparing for this week's British Open by hitting balls in his backyard in Phoenix. It may seem counterproductive, climate-wise, except it was during an Arizona monsoon — and the Canadian golfer was there in full rain-gear, smiling away.

    From intense rivalry, Martin Biron remembers Ray Emery as respected opponent

    From intense rivalry, Martin Biron remembers Ray Emery as respected opponent


    A decade after an infamous NHL line brawl that included both goaltenders dropping the gloves at centre ice, Martin Biron gave Ray Emery a chance to take one final blow. Emery...

    A decade after an infamous NHL line brawl that included both goaltenders dropping the gloves at centre ice, Martin Biron gave Ray Emery a chance to take one final blow. Emery declined.

    Maple Leafs sign 1st-round pick Sandin to entry-level contract

    Maple Leafs sign 1st-round pick Sandin to entry-level contract


    The Toronto Maple Leafs on Monday announced they have signed defenceman Rasmus Sandin, the 29th overall pick at last month's draft in Dallas, to a three-year, entry-level...

    The Toronto Maple Leafs on Monday announced they have signed defenceman Rasmus Sandin, the 29th overall pick at last month's draft in Dallas, to a three-year, entry-level deal.

    'Eternal happiness' as France celebrates World Cup victory

    'Eternal happiness' as France celebrates World Cup victory


    The welcome was grand, the emotion visceral as France's victorious World Cup team rolled down Paris' Champs-Elysees Avenue in an open-top bus Monday while tens of thousands of people cheered with unrestrained pride and jets streamed the national colours...

    The welcome was grand, the emotion visceral as France's victorious World Cup team rolled down Paris' Champs-Elysees Avenue in an open-top bus Monday while tens of thousands of people cheered with unrestrained pride and jets streamed the national colours — blue, white, red — overhead.

    Rugby World Cup Sevens: Become an instant expert

    Rugby World Cup Sevens: Become an instant expert


    Are you feeling World Cup withdrawal, but would prefer a tournament that encourages tackling and lets everyone use their hands? Pull up a chair and and crack open a cold beverage — it's rugby sevens...

    Are you feeling World Cup withdrawal, but would prefer a tournament that encourages tackling and lets everyone use their hands? Pull up a chair and and crack open a cold beverage — it's rugby sevens time.

    Canadian teams ready for Rugby World Cup Sevens

    Canadian teams ready for Rugby World Cup Sevens


    The Rugby World Cup Sevens in San Francisco comes at the end of trying years for the Canadian men's and women's teams, but it also presents them with an opportunity to end their seasons on a high...

    The Rugby World Cup Sevens in San Francisco comes at the end of trying years for the Canadian men's and women's teams, but it also presents them with an opportunity to end their seasons on a high note.

    'Sugar Ray' Emery's fighting spirit will be missed

    'Sugar Ray' Emery's fighting spirit will be missed


    Ray Emery was an accomplished goalie, but he took as much glee in dropping his gloves to batter an opponent as he did in making a key game-saving stop to keep his team in...

    Ray Emery was an accomplished goalie, but he took as much glee in dropping his gloves to batter an opponent as he did in making a key game-saving stop to keep his team in front.

    Au revoir and spasibo for an unforgettable World Cup

    Au revoir and spasibo for an unforgettable World Cup


    France hoisted the World Cup trophy in front of 78,011 spectators at Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, capping off an unforgettable tournament and igniting mayhem in the streets of Paris and beyond with their 4-2 victory over...

    France hoisted the World Cup trophy in front of 78,011 spectators at Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, capping off an unforgettable tournament and igniting mayhem in the streets of Paris and beyond with their 4-2 victory over Croatia.

    France's win restores order to chaotic World Cup

    France's win restores order to chaotic World Cup


    Ultimately, normalcy returned. The team that was supposed to win the World Cup, won. In a tournament populated by bizarre narratives, favourites France emerged victorious, offering their players and coach soccer...

    Ultimately, normalcy returned. The team that was supposed to win the World Cup, won. In a tournament populated by bizarre narratives, favourites France emerged victorious, offering their players and coach soccer immortality.

    Alphonso Davies on track to be Canada's 1st men's soccer superstar

    Alphonso Davies on track to be Canada's 1st men's soccer superstar


    Vancouver Whitecaps forward Alphonso Davies is an ordinary teenager with an extraordinary potential. While he might become Canada's first men's soccer superstar, don't expect the humble young man to boast about his...

    Vancouver Whitecaps forward Alphonso Davies is an ordinary teenager with an extraordinary potential. While he might become Canada's first men's soccer superstar, don't expect the humble young man to boast about his talents.

    Nike Crown League providing network for Canadian ballers

    Nike Crown League providing network for Canadian ballers


    Over the past three summers, the Nike Crown League — a five-week pro-am basketball tournament — has brought together some of the top Canadian talent from all levels. It's an opportunity for players to seek advice from one another and polish their...

    Over the past three summers, the Nike Crown League — a five-week pro-am basketball tournament — has brought together some of the top Canadian talent from all levels. It's an opportunity for players to seek advice from one another and polish their skills against high-level competition.

    2018 NHL free agency tracker

    2018 NHL free agency tracker


    Get up to speed on the latest key signings in NHL free...

    Get up to speed on the latest key signings in NHL free agency.