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Toronto star Auston Matthews won't play as Leafs face Oilers

EDMONTON — The Maple Leafs will be without star centre Auston Matthews when they take on the Edmonton Oilers Saturday. Toronto coach Sheldon Keefe says Matthews won't play due to a wrist injury that he's been dealing with for much of the year.

Ottawa's Jared Schmidt finishes third at ski cross World Cup in Georgia

BAKURIANI, Georgia — Canada's Jared Schmidt has clinched his first podium on the ski cross World Cup circuit, finishing third in Georgia on Saturday.

QMJHL teams set to return in New Brunswick, play halted in Nova Scotia

CHICOUTIMI, Que. — The Quebec Major Junior Hockey League's three teams in New Brunswick are set to return to the ice, while games have been postponed for the league's lone club in Nova Scotia.
Many curling traditions eschewed for '21 Hearts, jewelry routine changes for some

Many curling traditions eschewed for '21 Hearts, jewelry routine changes for some

It's a year of change at the Canadian women's curling championship in the Calgary bubble. The field was padded to 18 teams this year for the first time. There are no spectators at the Markin MacPhail Centre due to the pandemic.

Scoreboard for Friday, February 26th

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WHL Roundup: Corson Hopwo leads Tigers over Rebels in first game of season

Corson Hopwo completed his hat trick in overtime as the Medicine Hat Tigers opened the 2020-21 Western Hockey League season with a 5-4 comeback win over the Red Deer Rebels on Friday.
Homan and Einarson improve to 9-1 at Canadian women's curling championship

Homan and Einarson improve to 9-1 at Canadian women's curling championship

CALGARY — The favourites set the tone in championship pool play Friday at the Canadian women's curling championship.
Scariolo steps in to coach Raptors to 122-111 win over slumping Rockets

Scariolo steps in to coach Raptors to 122-111 win over slumping Rockets

TAMPA, Fla. — After the buzzer sounded on the Toronto Raptors' victory, Kyle Lowry chased down the game ball to present to Sergio Scariolo -- a perfect ending to another bizarre night in the COVID-19 era of the NBA.
LA firefighters rely on axe, luck to free Woods from crash

LA firefighters rely on axe, luck to free Woods from crash

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Maple Leafs, Oilers set for key three-game series atop North Division

Maple Leafs, Oilers set for key three-game series atop North Division

The Toronto Maple Leafs can see the Edmonton Oilers in their rearview mirror. And that object is just as close as it appears.