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Ottawa Senators select Finnish defenceman Lassi Thomson at No. 19 in NHL draft

Ottawa Senators select Finnish defenceman Lassi Thomson at No. 19 in NHL draft

VANCOUVER — Lassi Thomson thought he'd have to come back to Rogers Arena on Saturday morning. As it turns out, he'll instead get the chance to explore Vancouver.

Canada downs Chile to advance to women's FIBA U16 Americas Championship

AYSEN, Chile — Isaline Alexander had 16 points and 13 rebounds as Canada defeated host Chile 50-38 on Friday to advance to the gold-medal game at the women's FIBA under-16 Americas Championship.
Oilers select Swedish defenceman Philip Broberg eighth overall

Oilers select Swedish defenceman Philip Broberg eighth overall

VANCOUVER — Ken Holland was part of the Detroit Red Wings' front office that selected a defenceman named Nicklas Lidstrom back in 1989. Thirty years later, the Edmonton Oilers will be hoping lightning strikes twice.

Roger Clemens inducted into PawSox Hall of Fame

PAWTUCKET, R.I. — Roger Clemens only pitched in seven games for the Pawtucket Red Sox during a six-week stopover on his way from the Texas Longhorns to the major leagues. It made quite an impression.
Vancouver Canucks to induct ex-forward Alex Burrows into ring of honour

Vancouver Canucks to induct ex-forward Alex Burrows into ring of honour

VANCOUVER — The Vancouver Canucks will induct former forward Alex Burrows into the team's "ring of honour" this season. The club announced the move Friday before the start of the NHL draft. The Canucks also confirmed that Daniel Sedin's No.

Dwane Casey says it was 'exciting' to see Raptors win title

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. — Dwane Casey had nothing but positive things to say about the fact that his former team just won the NBA title.
Coach Herdman won't let Canada overlook Cuba in final group match of Gold Cup

Coach Herdman won't let Canada overlook Cuba in final group match of Gold Cup

Head coach John Herdman isn't going to let Canada's men's soccer team underestimate Cuba this weekend.
Canada's Felix Auger-Aliassime upsets top-seeded Stefanos Tsitsipas

Canada's Felix Auger-Aliassime upsets top-seeded Stefanos Tsitsipas

LONDON — Canadian teenager Felix Auger-Aliassime has recorded one of the biggest wins of his career. The No.
Retired NWHL player Browne weighs in on hockey journey as transgender man

Retired NWHL player Browne weighs in on hockey journey as transgender man

TORONTO — For years, something always felt off when Harrison Browne heard his name announced after scoring a goal.

Source: Montreal Alouettes sign veteran Canadian quarterback Bridge

MONTREAL — Brandon Bridge is back with the Montreal Alouettes. A CFL source said the Canadian quarterback signed a one-year deal with Montreal on Friday. The six-foot-five, 230-pound native of Mississauga, Ont.