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Canada's Roy Rana named head coach of Egypt's men's basketball team

Canada's Roy Rana named head coach of Egypt's men's basketball team

Roy Rana, who coached Canada to a gold medal at the 2017 FIBA under-19 World Cup in Cairo, has been named head coach of Egypt's men's basketball team. The Egyptian Basketball Federation announced Rana's hiring Monday on Twitter.
Canadian tennis star Leylah Fernandez a winner in her opening match of 2022

Canadian tennis star Leylah Fernandez a winner in her opening match of 2022

ADELAIDE, Australia — Canadian tennis star Leylah Fernandez kicked off her 2022 season with a win on Monday, defeating Russia's Ekaterina Alexandrova 6-3, 6-4 in first-round action at the Adelaide International.
Coronavirus hampering German soccer clubs' Bundesliga return

Coronavirus hampering German soccer clubs' Bundesliga return

BERLIN (AP) — German clubs' preparations for the Bundesliga’s resumption after the winter break are being hampered by coronavirus infections.
No Novak yet but rest of tennis prepares for Australian Open

No Novak yet but rest of tennis prepares for Australian Open

While the “will he or won’t he?” question remains for No. 1 Novak Djokovic and his participation in the Australian Open, the rest of the tennis world returns to work this week to prepare for the season’s first major beginning Jan.
Tkachuk scores in 3rd straight game, Flames top Hawks 5-1

Tkachuk scores in 3rd straight game, Flames top Hawks 5-1

CHICAGO (AP) — Johnny Gaudreau had a goal and two assists, Matthew Tkachuk scored for a third straight game and the Calgary Flames beat the Chicago Blackhawks 5-1 on Sunday night.
Panthers' Bennett banned 3 games for hit to head on Canadiens forward Paquette

Panthers' Bennett banned 3 games for hit to head on Canadiens forward Paquette

NEW YORK (AP) — Florida Panthers forward Sam Bennett was suspended three games without pay by the NHL on Sunday for an illegal check to the head of Montreal Canadiens forward Cedric Paquette during a game Saturday.

Hamilton Tiger-Cats, Forge FC announce new Hamilton Sports Group ownership structure

HAMILTON — The Hamilton Tiger-Cats and Forge FC announced a new ownership structure on Sunday, with the creation of Hamilton Sports Group.
Jets return from layoff, defeat Vegas 5-4 in overtime

Jets return from layoff, defeat Vegas 5-4 in overtime

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Kyle Connor scored in overtime and the Winnipeg Jets overcame a first-period, two-goal deficit to hold off the Vegas Golden Knights 5-4 Sunday in their return from a two-week hiatus.
VanVleet has seven three-pointers in Raptors' 120-105 win over Knicks

VanVleet has seven three-pointers in Raptors' 120-105 win over Knicks

TORONTO — For Fred VanVleet, getting the band back together suited the Toronto Raptors guard just fine.

Kerins scores twice to lift Greyhounds 4-2 past Sudbury in OHL

SUDBURY, Ont. — Rory Kerins scored a pair of goals and added an assist to lead the Soo Greyhounds to a 4-2 victory over the Sudbury Wolves in the Ontario Hockey League on Sunday.