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Canadian golfers are making the rounds again, within New! 2020-07-08 17:18:00There were 17 per cent more scores registered with golf’s national body this June compared to the same month last year, after three months of st

Raptors buckle up for a wild Disney ride New! 2020-07-08 15:11:41The defending champions make the short trip to the NBA’s Disney campus on Thursday, where the rest of the season will play out. The game plan to

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Healthy Ekman-Larsson ready to give Coyotes a playoff New! 2020-07-08 13:16:28The NHL’s shutdown due to the coronavirus pandemic was a huge letdown, but it at least allowed Ekman-Larsson time to get back to full strength.

Grand Slam trims six-stop curling circuit to just New! 2020-07-08 13:06:28Sportsnet, which owns and operates the top-flight curling series, said Wednesday that three Canadian stops will not be held this fall as scheduled. Th

Infectious diseases doctor likes hub plans, but says New! 2020-07-08 11:01:24With sports leagues looking at hub cities to play their games in, an expert on the matter says positive tests remain possible and could threaten play

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MLS returns to action after poignant moment of New! 2020-07-08 22:16:09Nearly 200 players took the field for an 8-minute, 46-second moment of silence to protest racial injustice before Major League Soccer's return to act

With opener fast approaching, Montoyo says Jays are New! 2020-07-08 18:45:29After a few days of silence from the Toronto Blue Jays as their summer training camp got underway, manager Charlie Montoyo shed some light Wednesday o

Montreal Impact set for MLS tournament opener against New! 2020-07-08 18:29:01The Montreal Impact have a chance for a repeat performance when their Major League Soccer season resumes on Thursday.

Indigenous team names are under fire again — New! 2020-07-08 16:58:51Wednesday's edition of CBC Sports' daily newsletter, The Buzzer, features the pressure on pro sports teams with Indigenous nicknames, plus an update

Reign claim dramatic win over host Royals courtesy New! 2020-07-08 16:56:10It was the Reign's first victory in three group-stage Challenge Cup matches played without fans at Zions Bank Stadium.

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Canadian keeper Sheridan says other pro leagues should New! 2020-07-08 16:31:38While other North American pro leagues have been stalled by positive tests, training facilities closing and re-opening and choosing hub cities, it&rsq

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