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Houck, Red Sox top Blue Jays 4-1, split doubleheader

Houck, Red Sox top Blue Jays 4-1, split doubleheader

BOSTON (AP) — Rookie starter Tanner Houck struck out seven over four innings and the Boston Red Sox beat the Toronto Blue Jays 4-1 Wednesday night to a split a doubleheader.
Montreal Canadiens add defenceman David Savard, forward Mike Hoffman in free agency

Montreal Canadiens add defenceman David Savard, forward Mike Hoffman in free agency

MONTREAL — After winning a Stanley Cup with the Tampa Bay Lightning, David Savard is looking to repeat the feat -- this time with the Montreal Canadiens.
Oilers, Flames make big splashes in free agency; Leafs find help in net

Oilers, Flames make big splashes in free agency; Leafs find help in net

When Zach Hyman visited Edmonton with his wife about a week ago, he quickly realized that signing with the Oilers as a free agent would be a "no brainer." The couple liked the city and could see their seven-month-old son, Theo, growing up there.
Vancouver Canucks add veteran goalie, defencemen as free agent market opens

Vancouver Canucks add veteran goalie, defencemen as free agent market opens

VANCOUVER — After a period of wheeling and dealing, Vancouver Canucks general manager Jim Benning feels he's checked some items off his off-season to-do list.
Canada's Caileigh Filmer and Hillary Janssens capture bronze in women's pair

Canada's Caileigh Filmer and Hillary Janssens capture bronze in women's pair

TOKYO — Canada has its first rowing medal at the Tokyo Olympics. Victoria's Caileigh Filmer and Hillary Janssens of Surrey, B.C., took bronze on Thursday in the women's pair with a time of six minutes 52.10 seconds.
Canadian forward Deanne Rose to join England's Reading FC after Tokyo Olympics

Canadian forward Deanne Rose to join England's Reading FC after Tokyo Olympics

Canadian forward Deanne Rose has signed with England's Reading FC. The 22-year-old from Alliston, Ont., currently at the Olympics in Tokyo, spent the last four years at the University of Florida.

CFL veterans Sinkfield Jr., Quinn among six players released by the Toronto Argonauts

GUELPH, ONTARIO — Veteran receiver Terrell Sinkfield Jr. was among six players released Wednesday by the Toronto Argonauts. Sinkfield Jr, 30, has spent time in the CFL with Toronto (2014), Hamilton (2014-15, 2018) and B.C. (2016).
Canadian men look to give country something to celebrate at Gold Cup

Canadian men look to give country something to celebrate at Gold Cup

John Herdman hopes his team gives Canada something to celebrate Thursday night. The Canadian men take on CONCACAF powerhouse Mexico in the Gold Cup semifinal in Houston, hoping to reach the championship game for the first time since 2000.
Interim head coach Javier Perez already feeling at home in Toronto

Interim head coach Javier Perez already feeling at home in Toronto

TORONTO — Interim coach Javier Perez wasted little time putting down roots when Toronto FC finally came home.
Cannabis company sues Tennessee Titans' Julio Jones, others

Cannabis company sues Tennessee Titans' Julio Jones, others

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee Titans wide receiver Julio Jones is facing allegations of illegally harvesting and selling millions of dollars of cannabis in California, according to court records.