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NLL announces 13th team; New York-based club to start play in 2019-20

PHILADELPHIA — A team in metropolitan New York will join the National Lacrosse League for the 2019-20 season. The league made the announcement in a release Tuesday. The team will become the NLL's 13th franchise.
Moguls star Mikael Kingsbury wins Toronto Star's Lou Marsh Trophy

Moguls star Mikael Kingsbury wins Toronto Star's Lou Marsh Trophy

TORONTO — Freestyle ski star Mikael Kingsbury has won the 2018 Lou Marsh Trophy as Canada's athlete of the year. He's the first freestyle skier to win the award.
David Shoemaker named chief executive officer of Canadian Olympic Committee

David Shoemaker named chief executive officer of Canadian Olympic Committee

David Shoemaker's inside knowledge of Beijing should be an asset for Canadian athletes competing there in 2022.

Redblacks sign Lattanzio, Feoli-Gudino and Leone through 2019

OTTAWA — The Ottawa Redblacks have re-signed defensive lineman Ettore Lattanzio, receiver Julian Feoli-Gudino and punter Richie Leone through the 2019 season.

NHL and Canucks unveil logo for 2019 draft at Rogers Arena

NEW YORK — The logo of the 2019 NHL draft takes its inspiration from one of its host city's celebrated natural landmarks. The NHL and the Vancouver Canucks on Tuesday unveiled the logo for next year's draft.
Jayson Stark wins Hall of Fame's Spink Award

Jayson Stark wins Hall of Fame's Spink Award

LAS VEGAS — Jayson Stark, acclaimed for mixing humour with impeccable knowledge during more than four decades of commentary, has won the J.G. Taylor Spink Award for meritorious contributions to baseball writing.
David Shoemaker named chief executive officer of Canadian Olympic Committee

David Shoemaker named chief executive officer of Canadian Olympic Committee

David Shoemaker's inside knowledge of Beijing should be an asset for Canadian athletes competing there in 2022.
'Bursting point': Booming Halifax courted by multiple sports leagues

'Bursting point': Booming Halifax courted by multiple sports leagues

HALIFAX — When Halifax Mooseheads players laced up their skates for the first time, the team was a gamble. It was the first Quebec Major Junior Hockey League club in the Maritimes, and the city had just lost its American Hockey League franchise.
Seahawks on brink of playoffs after 21-7 win over Vikings

Seahawks on brink of playoffs after 21-7 win over Vikings

SEATTLE — Bobby Wagner leaped over the line of scrimmage, swatted Dan Bailey's field goal attempt and sparked the Seattle Seahawks to two late touchdowns. Whether or not what Wagner did was entirely legal, he frankly didn't care.

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Monday's Games NFL Seattle 21 Minnesota 7 --- NHL Pittsburgh 2 N.Y. Islanders 1 (SO) Tampa Bay 6 N.Y.