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Jamal Murray tears ACL, putting Canada's Olympic basketball hopes in jeopardy

Tue, 13 Apr 2021 10:30:57 EDT


Denver Nuggets guard Jamal Murray of Kitchener, Ont., will be out indefinitely with a torn anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee.

Auger-Aliassime makes quick 1st-round exit at Monte Carlo Masters

Tue, 13 Apr 2021 11:06:24 EDT


Canada's Felix Auger-Aliassime is out of the Monte Carlo Masters after losing 7-6 (3), 6-1 to No. 16 seed Cristian Garin of Chile in the first round.

Daniil Medvedev tests positive for COVID-19, out of Monte Carlo Masters

Tue, 13 Apr 2021 08:24:13 EDT

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World No. 2 Daniil Medvedev of Russia has tested positive for COVID-19 and has been withdrawn from this week's Monte Carlo Masters, the ATP said on Tuesday.

Wild, Twins, Wolves postpone games following police shooting of Black man in Minneapolis suburb

Mon, 12 Apr 2021 16:21:29 EDT


The Minnesota Wild, Minnesota Twins and Minnesota Timberwolves postponed games scheduled for Monday because of safety concerns following the fatal police shooting of a Black man and the potential for unrest in the area.

Patrik Laine scores goal-of-the-year candidate on end-to-end rush

Tue, 13 Apr 2021 10:37:00 EDT

Patrik Laine scores goal-of-the-year candidate on end-to-end rush

Patrik Laine scored twice in Columbus' 4-3 overtime loss to Chicago, but it was his second goal that has everyone talking.

Perfect Ks: North Texas softball pitcher strikes out all 21 batters

Tue, 13 Apr 2021 11:16:50 EDT

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How about this for perfection by North Texas softball pitcher Hope Trautwein — 21 batters faced, 21 strikeouts. Trautwein threw the perfect game Sunday, striking out all 21 Arkansas-Pine Bluff batters she faced in a 3-0 victory.

The North Division picture is clearing up, and the Leafs are on top

Mon, 12 Apr 2021 17:23:56 EDT

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CBC Sports' daily newsletter examines how each Canadian NHL team handled the trade deadline, and looks ahead to the playoffs.

Canada's Jamal Murray suffers knee injury in game vs. Warriors

Tue, 13 Apr 2021 01:13:00 EDT

Canada's Jamal Murray suffers knee injury in game vs. Warriors

Nuggets' Jamal Murray of Kitchener, Ont., needs to be helped off the floor after suffering a left knee injury in the 4th quarter of Monday's game against the Warriors.

Positive COVID-19 tests at men's curling worlds deemed 'false positives'

Mon, 12 Apr 2021 19:23:03 EDT

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The four positive COVID-19 tests that interrupted the men's world curling championship are considered "false positives" from potentially contaminated samples, according to the World Curling Federation.

With trades and passing time, are the Vancouver Canucks finally putting COVID behind them?

Mon, 12 Apr 2021 18:14:41 EDT

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Forward Adam Gaudette, the first Canuck to test positive for COVID-19, has been traded to Chicago at the NHL trade deadline.

Tatar's 2-goal night helps Habs halt Maple Leafs' 6-game win streak

Mon, 12 Apr 2021 21:44:31 EDT

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Tomas Tatar scored two goals — including an empty-netter — as the Montreal Canadiens defeated Toronto 4-2 on Monday night to end the Maple Leafs' six-game winning streak.

Higashioka's pair of home runs carry Yankees past Blue Jays

Mon, 12 Apr 2021 22:59:00 EDT


Kyle Higashioka homered twice to support Gerrit Cole, leading the New York Yankees to a 3-1 win over Toronto Monday night in Dunedin, Florida.

Brown extends franchise-record scoring streak as Senators ground Jets

Mon, 12 Apr 2021 22:01:53 EDT

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Brady Tkachuk scored twice and Connor Brown extended his franchise-record goal-scoring streak to eight games leading the Ottawa Senators to a 4-2 win over the Winnipeg Jets Monday.

NHL Trade Tracker

Tue, 6 Apr 2021 12:34:52 EDT

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The National Hockey League's trade deadline was Monday at 3 p.m. ET

Oilers pick up veteran defenceman Kulikov from Devils

Mon, 12 Apr 2021 12:58:03 EDT


The Edmonton Oilers have added depth on the blue-line for the stretch run by acquiring Dmitry Kulikov from New Jersey for conditional fourth-round pick in this year’s draft while Vancouver sent Adam Gaudette to Chicago for fellow forward Matthew Highmore.

Emily Batty on switching gears from pandemic to Tokyo 2020

Mon, 12 Apr 2021 13:12:00 EDT

Emily Batty on switching gears from pandemic to Tokyo 2020

The 4x national champion cross-country mountain biker expands on what got her through the pandemic and how she hopes to qualify for her third Olympics.

Flames send resurgent Sam Bennett to Panthers on deadline day

Mon, 12 Apr 2021 15:39:10 EDT


The Calgary Flames jettisoned the highest draft pick in team history when Sam Bennett was dealt to the Florida Panthers on Monday.

Patriots' Julian Edelman, prolific post-season performer, announces retirement

Mon, 12 Apr 2021 21:04:53 EDT


Citing a knee injury that cut his 2020 season short after just six games, Julian Edelman announced Monday that he is retiring from the NFL after 11 seasons.

Deadline day highlighted by Capitals' acquisition of big forward Anthony Mantha

Mon, 12 Apr 2021 14:37:51 EDT


The Washington Capitals made the biggest deal of NHL trade deadline day by acquiring big forward Anthony Mantha from the Detroit Red Wings.

Former Canadian international Wilkinson to view home team as England assistant

Mon, 12 Apr 2021 18:39:20 EDT


After representing Canada 181 times as a player and then serving as a Canada Soccer staff coach, Rhian Wilkinson will get a different view of the Canadian women when they play England on Tuesday in Stoke-on-Trent. Wilkinson will be in the English coaching dugout.