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Toronto FC rookie Achara scores in second straight pre-season game

LOS ANGELES — Toronto FC rookie Ifunanyachi Achara scored his second goal in as many pre-season games Wednesday in a 3-1 loss to Los Angeles FC. Toronto took the Nigerian-born forward 25th overall in the first round of the 2020 MLS SuperDraft.
Montreal Canadiens star Shea Weber out four to six weeks with ankle injury

Montreal Canadiens star Shea Weber out four to six weeks with ankle injury

MONTREAL — The Montreal Canadiens say captain Shea Weber will be out four to six weeks with a sprained left ankle. The defenceman suffered the injury during a game in New Jersey on Feb. 4. Weber underwent a re-evaluation by orthopedic specialist Dr.
Canadian Alphonso Davies leaves Bayern training session early with ankle issue

Canadian Alphonso Davies leaves Bayern training session early with ankle issue

MUNICH — Canadian international Alphonso Davies left Bayern Munich's training session early Wednesday with what the club called "slight ankle problems." The club did not elaborate on the injury.
NHL, players schedule more labour talks for next week

NHL, players schedule more labour talks for next week

The NHL and NHL Players' Association have scheduled another round of labour talks next week after concluding two days of negotiations in Toronto on Wednesday.
Jay Bouwmeester's cardiac episode brings back vivid memories for two Canucks

Jay Bouwmeester's cardiac episode brings back vivid memories for two Canucks

VANCOUVER — Jordie Benn had an unwelcome flashback on Tuesday night, when news broke that defenceman Jay Bouwmeester had suffered a cardiac episode on the St. Louis Blues' bench during the first period of their game against the Anaheim Ducks.
'The truth will come out:' Raps president Ujiri calls lawsuit 'malicious'

'The truth will come out:' Raps president Ujiri calls lawsuit 'malicious'

Toronto Raptors president Masai Ujiri says a lawsuit filed against him by a northern California sheriff's deputy is "malicious.

Two Toronto Arrows named to Major League Rugby's weekly all-star team

Toronto Arrows captain/wing Dan Moor and hooker Andrew Quattrin have been named to Major League Rugby's weekly all-star team.
Canada-heavy Rising Stars roster showcases nation's rising basketball clout

Canada-heavy Rising Stars roster showcases nation's rising basketball clout

It's not quite the United States versus Canada at the NBA Rising Stars Challenge, but it's getting there. Friday's game, part of this weekend's all-star festivities in Chicago, will feature a record four Canadians in action.
Toronto Wolfpack see positives despite two early losses in Super League

Toronto Wolfpack see positives despite two early losses in Super League

The Toronto Wolfpack's learning curve in the Betfred Super League continues Thursday with a visit to Wigan.
Winnipeg Jets head coach Paul Maurice agrees to extension with club

Winnipeg Jets head coach Paul Maurice agrees to extension with club

Winnipeg head coach Paul Maurice has signed a multi-year extension with the Jets. In his seventh season as Jets coach, Maurice has guided Winnipeg to the playoffs three times, including a run to the Western Conference final in 2018.