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Pavelski's power-play goal helps Stars beat Senators 2-1

Pavelski's power-play goal helps Stars beat Senators 2-1

Dallas Stars fans expected to see plenty of goals this season from Joe Pavelski, signed as a free agent after a 38-goal season for San Jose. On Monday night, they saw his first in his new home rink.
Patriots blitz Darnold, Jets 33-0 to remain undefeated

Patriots blitz Darnold, Jets 33-0 to remain undefeated

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — Tom Brady set the tone and the New England Patriots' blitz-happy defence took over from there. Bill Belichick's bunch is still undefeated after another absolutely dominant performance.
Nyquist's penalty-shot goal the difference as Blue Jackets beat Leafs 4-3 in OT

Nyquist's penalty-shot goal the difference as Blue Jackets beat Leafs 4-3 in OT

TORONTO — Mike Babcock pulled out the scoresheet and went over the penalties against his Maple Leafs. "Slashing, tripping, hooking, tripping, tripping," lamented Toronto's head coach. A sixth infraction wound up being the difference Monday.
Pelicans' Zion Williamson out 6-8 weeks after knee scope

Pelicans' Zion Williamson out 6-8 weeks after knee scope

NEW ORLEANS — Zion Williamson will miss the start of the season after the No. 1 overall draft pick by the New Orleans Pelicans had right knee surgery, sidelining the hyped rookie for nearly two months.

Raptors ready to celebrate championship season before tipping off new campaign

TORONTO — Before the Toronto Raptors get on with the business of trying to defend their NBA title, one last celebration is on tap.
Quarterback Cody Fajardo signs contract extension with Saskatchewan Roughriders

Quarterback Cody Fajardo signs contract extension with Saskatchewan Roughriders

REGINA — The Saskatchewan Roughriders have locked up quarterback Cody Fajardo. The Riders signed their starter to a two-year contract extension Monday, keeping him with the CFL club through the 2021 season.
Canada beefs up in women's curling to counter international surge

Canada beefs up in women's curling to counter international surge

CALGARY — Canada is deeper in women's curling talent and so is the rest of the world.

Canada downs Nigeria for second straight win at ICC T20 World Cup Qualifier

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates — Canada has won its second straight match at the ICC Men's T20 World Cup Qualifier, defeating Nigeria by 50 runs Monday. The Canadians, who beat Jersey by 53 runs Sunday, won the toss and elected to bat.
Canadian rookie Mfiondu Kabengele learning quickly from Clippers superstars

Canadian rookie Mfiondu Kabengele learning quickly from Clippers superstars

VANCOUVER — Canadian rookie Mfiondu Kabengele knows he has a lot to learn heading into his first season with the Los Angeles Clippers.
Toronto FC looks to get healthy for Big Apple playoff date with New York City FC

Toronto FC looks to get healthy for Big Apple playoff date with New York City FC

Toronto FC training was all over the place Monday. Striker Jozy Altidore, nursing a quad strain, worked out on his own on a field away from the main squad during the portion of practice open to the media.