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Matthews scores twice to lead Leafs to 5-2 win over Blues

Matthews scores twice to lead Leafs to 5-2 win over Blues

ST. LOUIS — Auston Matthews let out a sigh and broke into a smile. The Toronto centre snapped a slump with a pair of goals and Zach Hyman also scored twice as the Maple Leafs downed the St. Louis Blues 5-2 on Saturday night.

Alex Formenton's two goals power Belleville Senators past Cleveland Monsters 7-1

BELLEVILLE, Ont. — Alex Formenton scored twice, including on a penalty shot, to power the Belleville Senators past the Cleveland Monsters 7-1 on Saturday in American Hockey League action.
Redblacks hire Paul LaPolice as the second head coach in franchise history

Redblacks hire Paul LaPolice as the second head coach in franchise history

OTTAWA — The Ottawa Redblacks have hired Paul LaPolice as the second head coach in team history. LaPolice comes to Ottawa from the Winnipeg Blue Bombers, where he was the offensive co-ordinator for the Grey Cup champions.
J.T. Miller stars in overtime as Vancouver Canucks edge Buffalo Sabres 6-5

J.T. Miller stars in overtime as Vancouver Canucks edge Buffalo Sabres 6-5

VANCOUVER — If the Vancouver Canucks hope to still be playing hockey in the spring, they have to keep winning the close games now. Vancouver needed a power-play goal from J.T. Miller in overtime to defeat the Buffalo Sabres 6-5 Saturday afternoon.
Senators' Brady Tkachuk fined for cross-checking Flyers Scott Laughton

Senators' Brady Tkachuk fined for cross-checking Flyers Scott Laughton

NEW YORK — Ottawa Senators forward Brady Tkachuk was fined by the National Hockey League on Saturday for cross-checking Philadelphia Flyers forward Scott Laughton. Tkachuk was fined US$2,486.
Senators' Brady Tkachuk fined for cross-checking Flyers Scott Laughton

Senators' Brady Tkachuk fined for cross-checking Flyers Scott Laughton

NEW YORK — Ottawa Senators forward Brady Tkachuk was fined by the National Hockey League on Saturday for cross-checking Philadelphia Flyers forward Scott Laughton. Tkachuk was fined US$2,486.
Schmidhofer, Shiffrin first and second in Lake Louise women's downhill

Schmidhofer, Shiffrin first and second in Lake Louise women's downhill

LAKE LOUISE, Alta. — Nicole Schmidhofer and Mikaela Shiffrin made significant gains in defending their World Cup crowns finishing first and second respectively in Saturday's downhill in Lake Louise.
Joshua beats Ruiz on points, reclaims titles in Saudi Arabia

Joshua beats Ruiz on points, reclaims titles in Saudi Arabia

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia — Anthony Joshua jumped up and down in the ring with his massive entourage, celebrating being around $70 million richer and having three world heavyweight belts back in his possession.
Welcome back: Humphries wins her debut bobsled race with USA

Welcome back: Humphries wins her debut bobsled race with USA

Kaillie Humphries’ World Cup bobsled debut for the United States was a winning one.
Laughton leads Flyers past Senators 4-3 in chippy game

Laughton leads Flyers past Senators 4-3 in chippy game

PHILADELPHIA — Scott Laughton responded to a jarring hit to his teammate in a big way. Laughton had a goal, an assist and a hard check in a chippy contest to lead the Philadelphia Flyers to a 4-3 victory over the Ottawa Senators on Saturday.