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Defending champion Brooke Henderson welcomes stiff competition at Canadian Open

Defending champion Brooke Henderson welcomes stiff competition at Canadian Open

AURORA, Ont. — When she was just 10 years old, Brooke Henderson's dad Dave took her to an LPGA event where she briefly met her idol Morgan Pressel. Pressel spoke to Henderson about her golf game, took a picture and autographed her shirt.
Kaepernick stirs new controversy for Nike

Kaepernick stirs new controversy for Nike

NEW YORK — Nike's sales have only grown since it seized attention with its ad campaign featuring former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick.
Montreal businessman Clifford Starke withdraws interest in purchasing Alouettes

Montreal businessman Clifford Starke withdraws interest in purchasing Alouettes

Clifford Starke has withdrawn his offer to purchase the Montreal Alouettes. The Montreal businessman made the announcement Tuesday. Last month, Starke sent commissioner Randy Ambrosie an amended proposal to buy the frachise.
Blue Jays manager Montoyo says no demotion for struggling Sanchez

Blue Jays manager Montoyo says no demotion for struggling Sanchez

TORONTO — Charlie Montoyo has no intention of moving one of his struggling starting pitchers into the bullpen. The Blue Jays manager is keen on giving right-hander Aaron Sanchez more time to figure things out instead.
Nazem Kadri on time with Leafs: 'I wouldn't change that experience for anything'

Nazem Kadri on time with Leafs: 'I wouldn't change that experience for anything'

Nazem Kadri knew for a while he might get caught in the trade winds swirling around the salary cap-squeezed Maple Leafs. That doesn't make his departure any easier.
Blues coach Craig Berube brings Stanley Cup home to hamlet of Calahoo, Alberta

Blues coach Craig Berube brings Stanley Cup home to hamlet of Calahoo, Alberta

CALAHOO, Alta. — The tiny Alberta hamlet of Calahoo, population 85, ballooned to more than 2,000 Tuesday when their favourite son, St. Louis Blues head coach Craig Berube, brought the Stanley Cup in for a visit.
Calgary Stampeders hurting at key positions including quarterback

Calgary Stampeders hurting at key positions including quarterback

CALGARY — Banged up at multiple positions, the Calgary Stampeders awaited word on one player in particular. Quarterback Bo Levi Mitchell was scheduled to have magnetic resonance imaging on his throwing shoulder Tuesday.
Former skiers reach out-of-court deal with Alpine Canada in sex assault lawsuit

Former skiers reach out-of-court deal with Alpine Canada in sex assault lawsuit

MONTREAL — Alpine Canada admitted Tuesday it had put its interests before those of three young female skiers who were sexually abused by their coach in the 1990s.

Vancouver Canucks re-sign centre Tyler Motte to one-year deal

VANCOUVER — Centre Tyler Motte is sticking with the Vancouver Canucks. The 24-year-old has signed a one-year, one-way deal worth US$975,000, the team announced Tuesday.
Eugenie Bouchard's losing streak hits six matches after Wimbledon setback

Eugenie Bouchard's losing streak hits six matches after Wimbledon setback

WIMBLEDON, England — Two of the biggest names in Canadian tennis remain locked in slumps after being bounced in the first round of Wimbledon on Tuesday. Denis Shapovalov of Richmond Hill, Ont., and Eugenie Bouchard of Westmount, Que.