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Carleton Ravens basketball coach Dave Smart joins staff of NHL's Ottawa Senators

Carleton Ravens basketball coach Dave Smart joins staff of NHL's Ottawa Senators

OTTAWA — D.J. Smith has added longtime Carleton Ravens basketball coach Dave Smart to the Ottawa Senators coaching staff.

Former Oilers coach and seven-time Stanley Cup champ Ted Green dies at 79

Former Edmonton Oilers coach and Stanley Cup champion Ted Green has died. He was 79. The Oilers announced Green's death on their Twitter account Saturday and a team spokesman said Green had died Tuesday.
Namestnikov has first goals as a Senator in Ottawa's 4-2 victory over Lightning

Namestnikov has first goals as a Senator in Ottawa's 4-2 victory over Lightning

OTTAWA — It was an afternoon of firsts for the Ottawa Senators. Vladislav Namestnikov scored his first two goals with his new team, helping the Senators to their first win of the season, and giving D.J. Smith his first win as an NHL head coach.

Desert Encounter overcomes slow start to win second straight International race

TORONTO — It was an abysmal start but a stirring finish for Desert Encounter at the $800,000 Grade 1 Pattison Canadian International.

Desert Encounter overcomes slow start to win second straight International race

TORONTO — Desert Encounter overcame a dreadfully slow start to successfully defend his title at the $800,000 Grade 1 Pattison Canadian International on Saturday.
McDavid, Draisaitl help unbeaten Oilers defeat Rangers 4-1

McDavid, Draisaitl help unbeaten Oilers defeat Rangers 4-1

NEW YORK — Connor McDavid and the Edmonton Oilers aren't satisfied with their strong start. They know they can improve.
'No human is limited': Kipchoge runs sub-2 hour marathon

'No human is limited': Kipchoge runs sub-2 hour marathon

VIENNA — Roger Bannister, 1954. Neil Armstrong, 1969. Eliud Kipchoge, 2019? Like the sub-four minute mile and walking on the moon, running a marathon in less than two hours had seemed impossible — until Saturday.
Simone Biles wins vault to tie worlds medal record

Simone Biles wins vault to tie worlds medal record

STUTTGART, Germany — Simone Biles won the women's vault competition at the gymnastics world championships on Saturday to tie the record for most world medals by any gymnast, but couldn't add another in the uneven bars.

Canadians earn two bronze medals at Finlandia Trophy figure skating event

HELSINKI — New pairs partners Lubov Ilyushechkina of Toronto and Charlie Bilodeau of Trois-Pistoles, Que., won the bronze medal in their competitive debut on Saturday at the Finlandia Open figure skating competition. Roman Sadovsky of Vaughn, Ont.

Canadian boxer Tammara Thibeault wins bronze at women's world championship

ULAN-UDE, Russia — Canadian boxer Tammara Thibeault earned a bronze medal on Saturday at the AIBA Elite Women's World Championship.