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Cavalry FC sit atop CPL soccer standings after 2-1 win over York United

CALGARY — A goal by Sergio Camargo and an own-goal by York lifted short-handed Cavalry FC 2-1 over United on Thursday, and into first place in the Canadian Premier League.

Kartye's hat trick lifts the Soo Greyhounds to 6-3 OHL win over Barrie

BARRIE, Ont. — Tye Kartye scored a hat trick to lead the Soo Greyhounds to a 6-3 victory Thursday over the Barrie Colts in Ontario Hockey League action. All three were power-play goals, his third the insurance goal at Sadlon Arena.
Senators beat Leafs 3-2 just hours after signing Tkachuk on a solid opening day

Senators beat Leafs 3-2 just hours after signing Tkachuk on a solid opening day

OTTAWA — Everyone was talking about Brady Tkachuk in Ottawa on Thursday night, but Anton Forsberg was the man of the hour. Forsberg made 46 saves as the Ottawa Senators beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 3-2 in their season opener.
Sabres, minus Eichel, open season with 5-1 rout of Canadiens

Sabres, minus Eichel, open season with 5-1 rout of Canadiens

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Victor Olofsson and Anders Bjork scored 2:01 apart in the second period, and the Buffalo Sabres followed a tumultuous summer with a stunning season-opening 5-1 win over the injury-depleted Montreal Canadiens on Thursday night.

Bloemen, Weidemann set records en route to more national titles

Olympic champion Ted-Jan Bloemen and rising Canadian star Isabelle Weidemann raced to records and more national titles at the Canadian long-track speedskating championships on Thursday.
Brady Tkachuk signs seven-year, $57.5-million deal with Ottawa Senators

Brady Tkachuk signs seven-year, $57.5-million deal with Ottawa Senators

OTTAWA — Brady Tkachuk would have loved nothing more than to be playing with his teammates Thursday night, but knowing he would be joining them soon enough felt great.

Award-winning broadcaster Rod Black announces departure from TSN

Calling it a mutual decision, award-winning sportscaster Rod Black announced his departure from TSN on Thursday to end a decades-long run with the Canadian sports network.
Canada's Kadeisha Buchanan scores twice in Lyon's Champions League Group D win

Canada's Kadeisha Buchanan scores twice in Lyon's Champions League Group D win

DÉCINES-CHARPIEU, France — Canadian defender Kadeisha Buchanan scored twice in Lyon's 5-0 win over Portugal's Benfica in UEFA Women's Champions League Group D play on Thursday. The 25-year-old from Brampton, Ont.
Priestman looks to turn her Olympic champion team into a perennial contender

Priestman looks to turn her Olympic champion team into a perennial contender

One day after the Canadian men turned heads with an impressive 4-1 World Cup qualifying win over Panama, Canada women's coach Bev Priestman talked of turning her Olympic champion team into a perennial contender.
Oatmeal, protein and rest are key for Canadian 80-and-over Boston Marathon champion

Oatmeal, protein and rest are key for Canadian 80-and-over Boston Marathon champion

When Canada's Keijo Taivassalo was about 100 metres from the Boston Marathon finish line earlier this week, he noticed a runner with grey hair ahead of him.