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Canadiens forward Gallagher, defenceman Niku enter NHL's COVID protocol

Canadiens forward Gallagher, defenceman Niku enter NHL's COVID protocol

Montreal Canadiens forward Brendan Gallagher and defenceman Sami Niku have entered the NHL’s COVID-19 protocol. The Canadiens said Thursday both players are being monitored closely by team doctors.
Amihere, Pellington among Canadian women to keep an eye on this NCAA season

Amihere, Pellington among Canadian women to keep an eye on this NCAA season

Nearly four months after Canada's women's basketball team was bounced from the Tokyo Olympics in the opening round, Laeticia Amihere can look back at the positives of playing on the biggest stage of her career.
Canada's Marie-Michele Gagnon hitting her stride in women's downhill

Canada's Marie-Michele Gagnon hitting her stride in women's downhill

Marie-Michele Gagnon was the lone Canadian alpine skier to stand on a World Cup podium last winter.
Eriksen uses Danish training field as part of rehabilitation

Eriksen uses Danish training field as part of rehabilitation

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Christian Eriksen has resumed training in Denmark as part of his rehabilitation after suffering a cardiac arrest at the European Championship.
Matthews scores three, Leafs thump Avalanche 8-3 for 15th victory in 17 games

Matthews scores three, Leafs thump Avalanche 8-3 for 15th victory in 17 games

TORONTO — The Maple Leafs knew there were plenty of built-in excuses.
Connor McDavid and Zach Hyman lead Oilers past Penguins 5-2

Connor McDavid and Zach Hyman lead Oilers past Penguins 5-2

EDMONTON — Down four defencemen and outshot and outplayed for the bulk of the game, the Edmonton Oilers were still able to earn a big win over the Pittsburgh Penguins.

WHL Roundup: Isaac Poulter perfect as Broncos blank Wheat Kings 3-0

SWIFT CURRENT, Sask. — Isaac Poulter stopped all 47 shots he faced as the Swift Current Broncos shut out the Brandon Wheat Kings 3-0 on Wednesday in Western Hockey League action.
MLB owners lock out players, 1st work stoppage since 1995

MLB owners lock out players, 1st work stoppage since 1995

IRVING, Texas (AP) — Major League Baseball plunged into its first work stoppage in a quarter-century when the sport’s collective bargaining agreement expired Wednesday night and owners immediately locked out players in a move that threatens spring tr
J.T. Miller's three-point night leads Canucks past Senators 6-2

J.T. Miller's three-point night leads Canucks past Senators 6-2

OTTAWA — Back-to-back wins have given the Vancouver Canucks an opportunity to gain some much-needed confidence. J.T Miller scored and added two assists to lead Vancouver past the Ottawa Senators 6-2 on Wednesday night.

Guay scores twice to re-take QMJHL scoring lead and lift Islanders over Olympiques

GATINEAU, Que. — Patrick Guay scored twice, including the winner, as the Charlottetown Islanders edged the Gatineau Olympiques 2-1 on Wednesday. Guay's two goals give him 19 on the season and most in the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League.