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Hockey Canada's board chair Michael Brind’Amour steps down

Hockey Canada's board chair Michael Brind’Amour steps down

CALGARY — The chair of Hockey Canada's board of directors has resigned. Michael Brind’Amour has stepped down effective immediately, Hockey Canada said Saturday in a statement.
Northern athletes undaunted by their challenges at Canada Games

Northern athletes undaunted by their challenges at Canada Games

YELLOWKNIFE — Athletes from across Canada's North will be among those competing at this month's Canada Summer Games, including some in sports rarely seen in their home territories.

Timeline: Hockey Canada's handling of 2018 sexual assault allegation

A timeline of Hockey Canada's response to an alleged sexual assault involving eight players in London, Ont., in 2018: Jan. 5, 2018 — Canada's world junior hockey team defeats Sweden in the gold-medal final in Buffalo, N.Y.

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Union files brief replying to NFL’s appeal in Watson case CANTON, Ohio (AP) — The NFL Players Association has filed a brief replying to the league’s appeal in Deshaun Watson’s discipline case. Former New Jersey Attorney General Peter C.

Sports In Brief for Friday, Aug. 5, 2022

NFL CANTON, Ohio (AP) — The NFL Players Association has filed a brief replying to the league’s appeal in Deshaun Watson’s discipline case. Former New Jersey Attorney General Peter C. Harvey now has the necessary paperwork to issue a ruling.
Cavallini scores, short-handed Whitecaps snatch dramatic 2-1 win over Dynamo

Cavallini scores, short-handed Whitecaps snatch dramatic 2-1 win over Dynamo

VANCOUVER — It wasn't exactly the way Vanni Sartini drew it up, but the Vancouver Whitecaps still captured three points in dramatic fashion on Friday.

Friday's sports scores for Aug. 5, 2022

Friday's Games (All Times Eastern) CFL Calgary 17 Ottawa 3 --- MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL American League Houston 9 Cleveland 3 Tampa Bay 5 Detroit 3 Chicago White Sox 2 Texas 1 Boston 7 Kansas City 4 Minnesota 6 Toronto 5 (10 innings) L.A.

Canada's Felix Auger-Aliassime falls to Cameron Norrie in Los Cabos Open semifinals

LOS CABOS, Mexico — Canada's Felix Auger-Aliassime fell one win shy of a berth into the Los Cabos Open final on Friday. Auger-Aliassime, of Montreal, lost to Cameron Norrie 4-6, 6-3, 3-6 in the semifinals.

Canada's Rebecca Marino falls to Daria Saville in Citi Open quarterfinals

WASHINGTON — Canada's Rebecca Marino's run at the Citi Open came to a close Friday as she fell 6-1, 7-5 to Daria Saville in the quarterfinals.

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Kremlin says Griner swap must be discussed without publicity MOSCOW (AP) — The Kremlin says it’s open to talking about a possible prisoner exchange involving American basketball star Brittney Griner but strongly warned Washington against publicizing