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Trump takes credit for helping NFL with Canada

Trump takes credit for helping NFL with Canada

MINNEAPOLIS — U.S. President Donald Trump is taking credit for pushing Canada to allow Canadian ads to be shown during Super Bowl broadcasts as part of the negotiations over the revamped trade agreement among the U.S., Canada and Mexico.
Toronto FC ticket prices on the rise although damage varies depending on spot

Toronto FC ticket prices on the rise although damage varies depending on spot

TORONTO — On pace for its worst league showing in four years, Toronto FC is raising ticket prices for next season.

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Thursday's Games (All times Eastern) NHL Pittsburgh 7, Washington 6, OT Boston 4, Buffalo 0 N.Y. Islanders 2, Carolina 1, OT Columbus 3, Detroit 2, OT Nashville 3, N.Y. Rangers 2 Chicago 4, Ottawa 3, OT Winnipeg 5, St.

Thursday's Games

Thursday's Games (All times Eastern) NHL Pittsburgh 7, Washington 6, OT Boston 4, Buffalo 0 N.Y. Islanders 2, Carolina 1, OT Columbus 3, Detroit 2, OT Nashville 3, N.Y. Rangers 2 Chicago 4, Ottawa 3, OT Winnipeg 5, St.
Ryu sharp, Dodgers hit 3 HRs, beat Braves 6-0 in NLDS opener

Ryu sharp, Dodgers hit 3 HRs, beat Braves 6-0 in NLDS opener

LOS ANGELES — The Dodgers made a surprising and much talked-about decision to start Hyun-Jin Ryu over Clayton Kershaw in Game 1 of the NL Division Series. Swell choice.
Laine scores, Hellebuyck makes 41 saves, Jets beat Blues 5-1

Laine scores, Hellebuyck makes 41 saves, Jets beat Blues 5-1

ST. LOUIS — Winnipeg Jets goalie Connor Hellebuyck didn't mind the expanded workload on Thursday night. Patrik Laine, Blake Wheeler and Kyle Connor each had a goal and an assist, and the Jets beat the St. Louis Blues 5-1.
Kane scores in overtime as Blackhawks spoil Senators' home opener

Kane scores in overtime as Blackhawks spoil Senators' home opener

OTTAWA — The Ottawa Senators may have lost their home opener, but are encouraged by their performance Thursday night.
Moustakas scores Yelich in 10th, Brewers top Rox in opener

Moustakas scores Yelich in 10th, Brewers top Rox in opener

MILWAUKEE — Extra innings, two outs and the winning run on third in Game 1 of the playoffs. Short on playoff experience, the Milwaukee Brewers dealt for veteran Mike Moustakas over the summer to produce in just this kind of spot. Good deal.
Ronaldo faces growing heat from sponsors over rape case

Ronaldo faces growing heat from sponsors over rape case

LONDON — Cristiano Ronaldo faced growing heat Thursday from sponsors over a rape allegation in the United States after Nike and video game maker EA Sports expressed concern about the conduct of the soccer superstar, who has denied the accusations.
Russia accused of hacking sports world over doping scandal

Russia accused of hacking sports world over doping scandal

MOSCOW — In Russia, sports and the government are closely intertwined. Top athletes hold military ranks, Olympic medals are a matter of national pride, and champions receive luxury cars in Kremlin ceremonies.