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    Jets' promising playoff run halted by Golden Knights

    Jets' promising playoff run halted by Golden Knights


    What started out as a promising West final for the Winnipeg Jets ended with a thud on Sunday. The Jets didn't have an answer for the expansion Vegas Golden Knights' speed, pressure, transition game and their aggressive and acrobatic goalie Marc-Andre...

    What started out as a promising West final for the Winnipeg Jets ended with a thud on Sunday. The Jets didn't have an answer for the expansion Vegas Golden Knights' speed, pressure, transition game and their aggressive and acrobatic goalie Marc-Andre Fleury.

    The House always wins: Vegas is going to the Cup

    The House always wins: Vegas is going to the Cup


    The Vegas Golden Knights advanced to the Stanley Cup final on Sunday, eliminating the Winnipeg Jets with a 2-1 win in Game 5 of the Western Conference...

    The Vegas Golden Knights advanced to the Stanley Cup final on Sunday, eliminating the Winnipeg Jets with a 2-1 win in Game 5 of the Western Conference final.

    Sweden defends hockey worlds title with shootout win over Switzerland

    Sweden defends hockey worlds title with shootout win over Switzerland


    Sweden capped a victorious run through the ice hockey world championship by edging Switzerland 3-2 on Sunday in the final after a shootout to successfully defend its...

    Sweden capped a victorious run through the ice hockey world championship by edging Switzerland 3-2 on Sunday in the final after a shootout to successfully defend its title.

    High-scoring A's rough up Biagini, complete sweep of Blue Jays

    High-scoring A's rough up Biagini, complete sweep of Blue Jays


    Marcus Semien hit a two-run homer as part of a four-run fifth inning as Oakland thumped the Blue Jays 9-2 on Sunday. Toronto was swept in a four-game set at home for the first time since May 31-June 3, 2001, by the Boston Red...

    Marcus Semien hit a two-run homer as part of a four-run fifth inning as Oakland thumped the Blue Jays 9-2 on Sunday. Toronto was swept in a four-game set at home for the first time since May 31-June 3, 2001, by the Boston Red Sox.

    Canada leaves hockey worlds without a medal after loss to U.S.

    Canada leaves hockey worlds without a medal after loss to U.S.


    Canada will come home without a medal for the first time in four years after dropping a 4-1 decision to the United States in Sunday's bronze-medal game at the world hockey championship in...

    Canada will come home without a medal for the first time in four years after dropping a 4-1 decision to the United States in Sunday's bronze-medal game at the world hockey championship in Copenhagen.

    IIHF Hall of Fame inductee Daniel Alfredsson 'happy' in retirement

    IIHF Hall of Fame inductee Daniel Alfredsson 'happy' in retirement


    Former Ottawa Senators captain-turned hockey dad Daniel Alfredsson headlined the group of eight 2018 inductees to the International Ice Hockey Federation Hall of Fame on the final day of world championship competition in...

    Former Ottawa Senators captain-turned hockey dad Daniel Alfredsson headlined the group of eight 2018 inductees to the International Ice Hockey Federation Hall of Fame on the final day of world championship competition in Copenhagen.

    Johnny Manziel has 1st practice with Tiger-Cats

    Johnny Manziel has 1st practice with Tiger-Cats


    It hasn't taken long to see Johnny Manziel's impact with the Hamilton Tiger-Cats. Roughly 200 fans took in the opening day of the CFL team's training camp at Ron Joyce Stadium, which also happened to be Manziel's first practice with the Ticats after...

    It hasn't taken long to see Johnny Manziel's impact with the Hamilton Tiger-Cats. Roughly 200 fans took in the opening day of the CFL team's training camp at Ron Joyce Stadium, which also happened to be Manziel's first practice with the Ticats after signing with the club Saturday.

    Milos Raonic withdraws from French Open

    Milos Raonic withdraws from French Open


    Milos Raonic will not be playing in this year's French Open, announcing his withdrawal from next week's tourney at Roland Garros in a Twitter post on...

    Milos Raonic will not be playing in this year's French Open, announcing his withdrawal from next week's tourney at Roland Garros in a Twitter post on Sunday.

    Braves cut ties with former Blue Jays slugger Jose Bautista

    Braves cut ties with former Blue Jays slugger Jose Bautista


    The Atlanta Braves on Sunday released former Blue Jays outfielder/third baseman Jose Bautista, one month after signing the former slugger to a minor league contract. The 37-year-old hit .143 with two home runs in 12 games with the...

    The Atlanta Braves on Sunday released former Blue Jays outfielder/third baseman Jose Bautista, one month after signing the former slugger to a minor league contract. The 37-year-old hit .143 with two home runs in 12 games with the Braves.

    Security pounce on man attempting to crash Air Canada Centre boxing match

    Security pounce on man attempting to crash Air Canada Centre boxing match


    A fight on the undercard of the Adonis Stevenson-Badou Jack boxing card at the Air Canada Centre was briefly interrupted Saturday night when a man tried to force his way into the...

    A fight on the undercard of the Adonis Stevenson-Badou Jack boxing card at the Air Canada Centre was briefly interrupted Saturday night when a man tried to force his way into the ring.

    Nadal beats Zverev for record 8th Italian Open title

    Nadal beats Zverev for record 8th Italian Open title


    Rafael Nadal came out on top in a matchup of this year's top two clay-court players, beating defending champion Alexander Zverev 6-1, 1-6, 6-3 Sunday to win a record-extending eighth Italian Open...

    Rafael Nadal came out on top in a matchup of this year's top two clay-court players, beating defending champion Alexander Zverev 6-1, 1-6, 6-3 Sunday to win a record-extending eighth Italian Open title.

    Canadians claim gold, bronze at Canoe Sprint World Cup

    Canadians claim gold, bronze at Canoe Sprint World Cup


    Canadian paddlers Laurence Vincent-Lapointe and Katie Vincent each took an individual medal at the Canoe Sprint World Cup in Hungary on Sunday after teaming up for gold on...

    Canadian paddlers Laurence Vincent-Lapointe and Katie Vincent each took an individual medal at the Canoe Sprint World Cup in Hungary on Sunday after teaming up for gold on Saturday.

    LeBron powers Cavs back into contention in East final against Celtics

    LeBron powers Cavs back into contention in East final against Celtics


    LeBron James had 27 points and 12 assists, Kevin Love added 14 rebounds and the Cleveland Cavaliers looked like a different team on their home floor, tightening the Eastern Conference finals with a 116-86 victory in Game 3 over the Boston Celtics on...

    LeBron James had 27 points and 12 assists, Kevin Love added 14 rebounds and the Cleveland Cavaliers looked like a different team on their home floor, tightening the Eastern Conference finals with a 116-86 victory in Game 3 over the Boston Celtics on Saturday night.

    Canada's Penny Oleksiak victorious at Atlanta Swim Classic

    Canada's Penny Oleksiak victorious at Atlanta Swim Classic


    Canadian Olympic medallist Penny Oleksiak posted two top-three finishes including a victory in the women's 200-metre butterfly on Saturday at the Atlanta Swim...

    Canadian Olympic medallist Penny Oleksiak posted two top-three finishes including a victory in the women's 200-metre butterfly on Saturday at the Atlanta Swim Classic.

    Lightning keep Capitals at bay to close in on East title

    Lightning keep Capitals at bay to close in on East title


    The Tampa Bay Lightning survived a furious late-game comeback from the Washington Capitals in Game 5 to win 3-2 and take a 3-2 series lead in the Eastern Conference...

    The Tampa Bay Lightning survived a furious late-game comeback from the Washington Capitals in Game 5 to win 3-2 and take a 3-2 series lead in the Eastern Conference final.

    James Hinchcliffe fails to qualify for Indy 500

    James Hinchcliffe fails to qualify for Indy 500


    James Hinchcliffe made one thing perfectly clear Saturday. Only he and his team are to blame for missing the Indianapolis 500. Two rain delays, poor timing and a loose tire pressure sensor late in the afternoon didn't help,...

    James Hinchcliffe made one thing perfectly clear Saturday. Only he and his team are to blame for missing the Indianapolis 500. Two rain delays, poor timing and a loose tire pressure sensor late in the afternoon didn't help, either.

    Justify wins Preakness to keep Triple Crown chase alive

    Justify wins Preakness to keep Triple Crown chase alive


    Justify and Hall of Fame jockey Mike Smith have won the Preakness. The three-yearold horse will have a shot to give trainer Bob Baffert another Triple Crown victory next month at the Belmont...

    Justify and Hall of Fame jockey Mike Smith have won the Preakness. The three-yearold horse will have a shot to give trainer Bob Baffert another Triple Crown victory next month at the Belmont Stakes.

    Jason Holowach embraces the uphill battle of sport climbing

    Jason Holowach embraces the uphill battle of sport climbing


    Jason Holowach never could have known all those years ago that climbing things for a living would become such an integral part of his life. The 33-year-old from Saskatoon is still holding out hope for the Olympics in 2020, but is also focused on sport...

    Jason Holowach never could have known all those years ago that climbing things for a living would become such an integral part of his life. The 33-year-old from Saskatoon is still holding out hope for the Olympics in 2020, but is also focused on sport climbing's next generation.

    Hockey Night in Canada: Free live streams on desktop & app

    Hockey Night in Canada: Free live streams on desktop & app


    CBC Sports brings you a free live stream of Monday's Hockey Night in Canada playoff game, with the Washington Capitals hosting the Tampa Bay Lightning in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference...

    CBC Sports brings you a free live stream of Monday's Hockey Night in Canada playoff game, with the Washington Capitals hosting the Tampa Bay Lightning in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference final.