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Canadian Tire ends Hockey Canada partnership as fallout at organization grows

Canadian Tire ends Hockey Canada partnership as fallout at organization grows

Canadian Tire Corp. has ended its partnership with Hockey Canada as the fallout from the sporting organization's handling of alleged sexual assaults grows. The retailer joins a list of top-tier sponsors including Telus Corp.
Toronto Arrows sign flanker Owain Ruttan, the fifth overall pick in the MLR draft

Toronto Arrows sign flanker Owain Ruttan, the fifth overall pick in the MLR draft

TORONTO — The Toronto Arrows have signed forward Owain Ruttan, the fifth overall pick in the August Major League Rugby draft.
University, college curling lags in Canadian curling scene

University, college curling lags in Canadian curling scene

CALGARY — In the aftermath of missing the playoffs in February's Winter Olympics, Jennifer Jones and her teammates discussed why other countries have become so strong in international curling.
Canadian Maggie Cogger-Orr to referee Rugby World Cup opener in New Zealand

Canadian Maggie Cogger-Orr to referee Rugby World Cup opener in New Zealand

When South Africa and France kick off the Women's Rugby World Cup in New Zealand on Saturday, a Canadian will blow the whistle to get the party started.
Venus Williams, Spike Lee set for Black Entrepreneurs Day

Venus Williams, Spike Lee set for Black Entrepreneurs Day

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Venus Williams, Spike Lee, Tracee Ellis Ross, Shaquille O'Neal and Killer Mike are among those set to participate in a celebration of African American business success and opportunity.
Canadian men climb two places to No. 41 in latest FIFA world rankings

Canadian men climb two places to No. 41 in latest FIFA world rankings

Canada has moved up two places to No. 41 in the final FIFA rankings before next month's World Cup.
Senators' Stutzle, Canadiens' Caufield among NHLers set for breakout seasons

Senators' Stutzle, Canadiens' Caufield among NHLers set for breakout seasons

Whether they're looking for a new contract or trying to emerge from a sophomore slump, every season there are young players who shine across the NHL. Here's a look at seven athletes poised for breakout seasons.
Pettersson scores twice, Canucks edge Oilers 5-4 for first win of the pre-season

Pettersson scores twice, Canucks edge Oilers 5-4 for first win of the pre-season

ABBOTSFORD, B.C. — It wasn't perfect but head coach Bruce Boudreau saw his Vancouver Canucks take a step in the right direction on Wednesday. After starting the pre-season 0-3-2, the Canucks finally posted a win, downing the Edmonton Oilers 5-4.

WHL Roundup: Pats score three unanswered to defeat Wheat Kings 3-1

BRANDON, Man. — Alexander Suzdalev scored two of three unanswered goals as the Regina Pats defeated the Brandon Wheat Kings 3-1 on Wednesday night. Ben Thornton opened the scoring to put Brandon (1-1-1) up just a few minutes into the first period.

Scoreboard for Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2022

Wednesday's Scoreboard MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL American League Baltimore 5 Toronto 4, first game Oakland 3 L.A. Angels 2 Toronto 5 Baltimore 1, second game Texas 4 N.Y.