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Geoff Ward, Ryan Huska named assistant coaches to Bill Peters in Calgary

CALGARY — Geoff Ward and Ryan Huska were named assistants to new Calgary Flames head coach Bill Peters on Thursday. Ward, from Waterloo, Ont., and Huska, from Cranbrook, B.C.

Argos coach Trestman shows his players how he wants them to stand for anthem

TORONTO — There's no detail too small for Marc Trestman.

Manziel to see first action with Ticats in exhibition game versus Argos

TORONTO — The pre-season opener for the Hamilton Tiger-Cats and Toronto Argonauts will be anything but just another game.

Rio superstar Oleksiak getting used to fame as she juggles school and swimming

VANCOUVER — Penny Oleksiak still finds it hard to believe that she gets asked for autographs.
Chris Mavinga injury has Toronto FC medical staff hitting the books

Chris Mavinga injury has Toronto FC medical staff hitting the books

TORONTO — How bad are Toronto FC's injury problems? Defender Chris Mavinga missed practice Thursday after having a tooth removed the day before, a problem that apparently was related to his ongoing hamstring issue. "There is some correlation there.
Whitecaps want improved, no-nonsense defence in game against Colorado

Whitecaps want improved, no-nonsense defence in game against Colorado

VANCOUVER — The Vancouver Whitecaps have scored an average of 2.2 goals over their last four games, enough to win most Major League Soccer matches. Problem is, over the same span the Whitecaps have also allowed an average 2.
Versatile centre Lars Eller stepping up for Capitals in Stanley Cup final

Versatile centre Lars Eller stepping up for Capitals in Stanley Cup final

LAS VEGAS — Lars Eller says the more he plays, the better he plays.
Sprinter De Grasse launches foundation at York track where he was discovered

Sprinter De Grasse launches foundation at York track where he was discovered

TORONTO — Andre De Grasse spent many of his Friday nights and weekends while in high school at the Yonge Street Mission in rough-and-tumble Regent Park. Like every Ontario high schooler, De Grasse was required to do 40 hours of community service.
Police hope public can help identify image of thief who stole Stanley Cup ring

Police hope public can help identify image of thief who stole Stanley Cup ring

STONY PLAIN, Alta. — Police are asking for help to identify a man caught on video wearing what looks like a Stanley Cup ring that was stolen from a former Edmonton Oilers player.

Canadian rugby sevens men finish off World Series season in London, Paris

A trip to London and Paris is a walk in the park for the Canadian rugby sevens men after an April marathon that took them to Hong Kong, Australia and Singapore.