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'It's been a really long time': Leafs and Habs ready to finally renew playoff rivalry

'It's been a really long time': Leafs and Habs ready to finally renew playoff rivalry

TORONTO — The wait is almost over. It's been more than 42 years since Canadiens great Larry Robinson scored in overtime to eliminate the Maple Leafs from the second round of the 1979 playoffs.
Alberta, Manitoba not following Quebec's plan to let thousands attend NHL playoffs

Alberta, Manitoba not following Quebec's plan to let thousands attend NHL playoffs

Manitoba is not ready to follow Quebec's lead in allowing hockey fans to attend NHL playoff games, while Alberta is opening the doors for 12 front-line health workers to watch the Canadian post-season opener on Wednesday in Edmonton.

Canada bounces back with win at world mixed doubles curling championship

ABERDEEN, United Kingdom — Canada’s Kerri Einarson and Brad Gushue improved to 4-1 at the world mixed doubles curling championship with an 8-3 win over South Korea on Wednesday.

De Grasse and Brown finish third in respective races in Ostrava

OSTRAVA, Czechia — Canadian sprinters Andre De Grasse and Aaron Brown raced to third-place finishes at the Ostrava Golden Spike on Wednesday. De Grasse, a three-time Olympic medallist from Markham, Ont., ran 10.17 seconds to take third in the 100.
Raptors president Ujiri challenges owners to commit to more championship runs

Raptors president Ujiri challenges owners to commit to more championship runs

The Toronto Raptors' thrilling run to the 2019 NBA title is ancient history. Masai Ujiri wants to know what's next.
Two-time Canadian champion Chelsea Carey joins Saskatchewan curling team

Two-time Canadian champion Chelsea Carey joins Saskatchewan curling team

REGINA — Two-time Canadian women's curling champion Chelsea Carey is joining another new team. Winnipeg's Carey will skip Jolene Campbell's team from Regina, with Campbell shifting to vice.
'He's just unique': Connor McDavid's masterful season continues with playoff push

'He's just unique': Connor McDavid's masterful season continues with playoff push

Few were the nights this hockey season when a highlight reel didn't include a jaw-dropping clip of Connor McDavid. The Edmonton Oilers' superstar centre set up teammates with stunning no-look passes.

Toronto and Montreal mayors place bet on outcome of Maple Leafs-Canadiens playoff

The mayors of Toronto and Montreal have placed a bet on the outcome of the NHL playoff series between the Maple Leafs and Canadiens.

Edmonton Oilers, Winnipeg Jets set to kick off NHL's Canadian playoff schedule

After four days of post-season action in the U.S., the NHL playoffs finally get going in Canada tonight. The Edmonton Oilers host the Winnipeg Jets in the Canadian kickoff.

Turnbull twirls 5th no-hitter of MLB season, Tigers top M's

SEATTLE — Spencer Turnbull pitched the fifth no-hitter in the majors already this season, sending the Detroit Tigers to a 5-0 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Tuesday night.