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    Zac Rinaldo gets winner as Predators outlast Flames

    Zac Rinaldo gets winner as Predators outlast Flames


    Zac Rinaldo's first goal of the season in the third period was the game-winner on Friday night as the Nashville Predators beat the Calgary Flames...

    Zac Rinaldo's first goal of the season in the third period was the game-winner on Friday night as the Nashville Predators beat the Calgary Flames 5-3.

    Leonard pours in 31 as Raptors top Celtics in early battle of East's best

    Leonard pours in 31 as Raptors top Celtics in early battle of East's best


    Kawhi Leonard had 15 of his 31 points in the third quarter Friday to lead the Toronto Raptors to a 113-101 victory over the Boston Celtics in a marquee Eastern Conference...

    Kawhi Leonard had 15 of his 31 points in the third quarter Friday to lead the Toronto Raptors to a 113-101 victory over the Boston Celtics in a marquee Eastern Conference matchup.

    Ward's record-setting kick highlights Redblacks' key win over Ticats

    Ward's record-setting kick highlights Redblacks' key win over Ticats


    Backup quarterback Dominique Davis had three touchdowns on QB sneaks and the Redblacks topped the Hamilton Tiger-Cats 35-31 on Friday in the front half of a home-and-home-set that switches to Hamilton next...

    Backup quarterback Dominique Davis had three touchdowns on QB sneaks and the Redblacks topped the Hamilton Tiger-Cats 35-31 on Friday in the front half of a home-and-home-set that switches to Hamilton next week.

    CBC Sports Plays of the Week

    CBC Sports Plays of the Week


    A look at some of the best plays in the world of...

    A look at some of the best plays in the world of sports.

    Canada's figure skaters share their most difficult elements

    Canada's figure skaters share their most difficult elements


    Canada's figure skaters work extremely hard to perfect their craft and make the most difficult elements look like a walk in the park. Hear straight from the athletes what they find most difficult and...

    Canada's figure skaters work extremely hard to perfect their craft and make the most difficult elements look like a walk in the park. Hear straight from the athletes what they find most difficult and why.

    Eugenie Bouchard falls just short of reaching 1st WTA final in 2 years

    Eugenie Bouchard falls just short of reaching 1st WTA final in 2 years


    Eugenie Bouchard came within two points of reaching her first WTA final in two years before top seed Julia Goerges staged an epic comeback on Friday at the Luxembourg Open, winning 6-7 (3), 7-5,...

    Eugenie Bouchard came within two points of reaching her first WTA final in two years before top seed Julia Goerges staged an epic comeback on Friday at the Luxembourg Open, winning 6-7 (3), 7-5, 6-1.

    The Habs are fun to watch again. Who saw that coming?

    The Habs are fun to watch again. Who saw that coming?


    After the team was borderline unwatchable in the 2017-18 season, they are off to an unexpectedly hot start, earning a record of 4-1-1 in their first six...

    After the team was borderline unwatchable in the 2017-18 season, they are off to an unexpectedly hot start, earning a record of 4-1-1 in their first six games.

    Riders' Charleston Hughes won't play Saturday following DUI arrest

    Riders' Charleston Hughes won't play Saturday following DUI arrest


    Despite initial reports saying otherwise, the Saskatchewan Roughriders organization has announced that defensive end Charleston Hughes will not play in Saturday’s game against the Calgary...

    Despite initial reports saying otherwise, the Saskatchewan Roughriders organization has announced that defensive end Charleston Hughes will not play in Saturday’s game against the Calgary Stampeders.

    Sidney Crosby is still the best, says Leafs coach Babcock

    Sidney Crosby is still the best, says Leafs coach Babcock


    With debate ramping up about this week about which player currently stands atop hockey's thrown as "best in the world" after some incredible early-season performances, Maple Leafs head coach Mike Babcock's went with a tried and tested third option for...

    With debate ramping up about this week about which player currently stands atop hockey's thrown as "best in the world" after some incredible early-season performances, Maple Leafs head coach Mike Babcock's went with a tried and tested third option for his pick — Sidney Crosby.

    Thousands set to run 'bigger, better' Toronto Waterfront Marathon

    Thousands set to run 'bigger, better' Toronto Waterfront Marathon


    Over 25,000 runners from 70-plus countries, including several elite Canadians, are expected to take part in Sunday's 29th edition of the Toronto Waterfront marathon, half marathon and five-kilometre event that will be lived streamed at CBCSports.ca at...

    Over 25,000 runners from 70-plus countries, including several elite Canadians, are expected to take part in Sunday's 29th edition of the Toronto Waterfront marathon, half marathon and five-kilometre event that will be lived streamed at CBCSports.ca at 8:45 a.m. ET.

    Canadian Sports Hall of Fame welcomes 8 of country's best

    Canadian Sports Hall of Fame welcomes 8 of country's best


    Olympic gold medallist Chandra Crawford was inducted into Canada's Sports Hall of Fame at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre on Thursday, joined by Alexandre Despatie, Damon Allen, Dave Keon, Jeff Adams, the late Mary Baker, Dr. Sandra Kirby and Wilton...

    Olympic gold medallist Chandra Crawford was inducted into Canada's Sports Hall of Fame at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre on Thursday, joined by Alexandre Despatie, Damon Allen, Dave Keon, Jeff Adams, the late Mary Baker, Dr. Sandra Kirby and Wilton Littlechild.

    Hockey Night in Canada podcast: Don Koharski and the infamous 'donut incident'

    Hockey Night in Canada podcast: Don Koharski and the infamous 'donut incident'


    Referees take centre ice this week on the HNIC Podcast. Why would they choose their line of work? When everything goes perfectly, and they do their job as well as it can be done, theoretically, they go unnoticed. That's the best...

    Referees take centre ice this week on the HNIC Podcast. Why would they choose their line of work? When everything goes perfectly, and they do their job as well as it can be done, theoretically, they go unnoticed. That's the best scenario.

    Winter is coming, but will the Games return to Calgary?

    Winter is coming, but will the Games return to Calgary?


    The road to the next Olympic Winter Games may have Beijing as its ultimate destination, but, as Scott Russell writes, the curtain goes up on the winter sport season with one overarching story dominating the winter sport narrative: Will Calgary take the...

    The road to the next Olympic Winter Games may have Beijing as its ultimate destination, but, as Scott Russell writes, the curtain goes up on the winter sport season with one overarching story dominating the winter sport narrative: Will Calgary take the plunge and bid for the Olympics in 2026?

    Can Canada's Nam Nguyen seize the moment at Skate America?

    Can Canada's Nam Nguyen seize the moment at Skate America?


    At the start of any post-Olympic Grand Prix season, the question always is about the new names of skaters who could leapfrog to the head of the...

    At the start of any post-Olympic Grand Prix season, the question always is about the new names of skaters who could leapfrog to the head of the pack.

    Figure skaters will be feeling the crunch under new rules

    Figure skaters will be feeling the crunch under new rules


    The one constant in figure skating is change. Once again this season, athletes and their coaches are being forced to adapt to a new scoring system and new rules that present a fresh set of...

    The one constant in figure skating is change. Once again this season, athletes and their coaches are being forced to adapt to a new scoring system and new rules that present a fresh set of challenges.

    Explainer: Figure skating rule changes

    Explainer: Figure skating rule changes


    The International Skating Union has made some rule changes to reflect the evolution of the sport, making sure no one else will turn a jumping loophole into an Olympic gold...

    The International Skating Union has made some rule changes to reflect the evolution of the sport, making sure no one else will turn a jumping loophole into an Olympic gold medal.