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Canada's Soroka wins MLB debut, pitches baby Braves past Mets 3-2

Canada's Soroka wins MLB debut, pitches baby Braves past Mets 3-2

NEW YORK — Mike Soroka's family and friends came all the way from Western Canada to see his major league debut Tuesday night. Even still, the last thing he wanted to do was look up at them in the stands.
Russ Brandon resigns as Bills, Sabres president

Russ Brandon resigns as Bills, Sabres president

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Ovechkin's late goal lifts Capitals by Penguins 4-3

Ovechkin's late goal lifts Capitals by Penguins 4-3

PITTSBURGH — Alex Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom have spent their entire careers chasing the Pittsburgh Penguins and shouldering their own franchise's onerous history of playoff failures.

Veterans Cash, Fuller among seven players released by Toronto Argonauts

TORONTO — Defensive lineman Alan-Michael Cash and receiver Jeff Fuller were among seven players released Tuesday by the Grey Cup-champion Toronto Argonauts. Toronto made the moves to reach the league's 75-man roster limit.

Canadian men and women learn draw at Rugby World Cup Sevens in San Francisco

Canada's men will have to get past Papua New Guinea and Argentina to reach the quarterfinals of the Rugby World Cup Sevens 2018 in July in San Francisco. The tournament, which features 24 men's and 16 women's teams, runs July 20-22 at AT&T Park.

Canadian rider Mike Woods looking for stage win at 101st Giro d'Italia

Canadian Mike Woods, fresh off a historic second-place finish at Liege-Bastogne-Liege, is looking to make his mark in the 101st Giro d'Italia.
Hectic conclusion to NFL draft for Canadian offensive lineman Ryan Hunter

Hectic conclusion to NFL draft for Canadian offensive lineman Ryan Hunter

Ryan Hunter will never forget the 2018 NFL draft. The North Bay, Ont., native reached a free-agent agreement with the Kansas City Chiefs on Saturday after being bypassed in the draft.
Gushue motivated for next quad after capping strong season with another win

Gushue motivated for next quad after capping strong season with another win

His trophy case complete after winning the Champions Cup for the first time, Brad Gushue and his St. John's team are aiming for even bigger things over the next quadrennial.
Senators GM Dorion says Boucher and coaching staff returning next season

Senators GM Dorion says Boucher and coaching staff returning next season

OTTAWA — Guy Boucher will be back behind the Ottawa Senators bench next season, and so will his entire staff.
Raptors' all-star DeRozan happy to lend his voice as mental health advocate

Raptors' all-star DeRozan happy to lend his voice as mental health advocate

TORONTO — It's close to DeMar DeRozan's heart, and much bigger than basketball. And so the Toronto Raptors all-star is happy to be an advocate for mental health, and has lent his voice to the NBA's new initiative that launched Tuesday.