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Alex Chiasson's shootout goal lifted the Edmonton Oilers to a 3-2 win over the Vancouver Canucks on Wednesday night.
Jack Eichel scored the overtime winner for the Buffalo Sabres in a 4-3 road win over the Calgary Flames on Wednesday.
Spencer Dinwiddie scored 25 of his 33 points in the fourth quarter and overtime and the Brooklyn Nets spoiled James Harden's 58-point night with a 145-142 victory over the Houston Rockets on Wednesday.
Kyrie Irving hit a foul-line fadeaway to give Boston the lead, then hit a 31-foot 3-pointer to finish with 27 points and lead the Celtics past the Eastern Conference-leading Toronto Raptors 117-108 on Wednesday night.
Matt Duchene scored twice and added an assist in the Ottawa Senators' 5-2 win over the Colorado Avalanche on Wednesday night.
Canada's Bianca Andreescu was eliminated from the Australian Open on Thursday, dropping her second-round match 6-3, 3-6, 6-2 to Anastasija Sevastova of Latvia.
Bob Costas, who stepped down as NBC's prime-time Olympics host two years ago, has left the network's sports division altogether.
The NHL and NHL Players' Association have given up on the possibility of staging the next World Cup of Hockey in September 2020.
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Two names are synonymous with Canadian tennis: Milos Raonic and Eugenie Bouchard. But talents like Bianca Andreescu and Denis Shapovalov are climbing the ranks, putting more Canadian talent on the map at the WTA and ATP tours - and probably at the Olympics.
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Toronto Maple Leafs head coach Mike Babcock put his forward lines in the blender at practice Wednesday. Auston Matthews was back between William Nylander and Zach Hyman, a trio that was together most of the last two seasons.
After placing fourth last year, Frederique Turgeon of Montreal won the women slalom standing event at the 2019 Para Alpine World Cup in Zagreb, Croatia on Wednesday.
Montreal Canadiens forward Paul Byron will have a telephone hearing Wednesday with the NHL's department of player safety to discuss his charging penalty on Tuesday night that put Florida defenceman MacKenzie Weegar in concussion protocol.
With the exception of the women's singles, none of the other disciplines at this week's national figure skating championships has a returning champion and the title in any category won't be handed off without a fight.
Roger Federer, chasing a men's record seventh Australian title, won 7-6 (5), 7-6 (3), 6-3 over Daniel Evans at the Australian Open, while Rafael Nadal beat Matthew Ebden 6-3, 6-2, 6-2 to move to No. 3 on the list of match wins at the Aussie event in the professional era.
Canadian figure skater Gabrielle Daleman put her career on hold so she could concentrate on her mental health. Her mother Rhonda has agonized over her daughter’s pain, and reveals the anguish of watching her child go through gripping anxiety and depression.