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Montreal Alouettes acquire Canadian fullback Spencer Moore from Roughriders

Montreal Alouettes acquire Canadian fullback Spencer Moore from Roughriders

MONTREAL — The Saskatchewan Roughriders have traded Canadian fullback Spencer Moore to the Montreal Alouettes for a conditional eighth-round draft pick.
NHL Notebook: Defencemen on the move helping to push league's offensive surge

NHL Notebook: Defencemen on the move helping to push league's offensive surge

Calgary Flames defenceman Mark Giordano remembers a time not that long ago when playing the position was more about giving ground than taking it.

Barrett, Boucher among Canadian basketball's 10 players to watch

TORONTO — Ten to watch: Canada's basketball talent pool has never been deeper.
Grunwald: Canadian basketball one of the best sports stories of 2018

Grunwald: Canadian basketball one of the best sports stories of 2018

TORONTO — While discussing the rise of the league-leading Toronto Raptors earlier this season, ESPN displayed a graphic of southern Ontario on its show "The Jump." The map was ridiculously incorrect, drawing snickers and snide comments on Twitter.

Leafs have 12 years to win Stanley Cup before name is removed from trophy

TORONTO — The Toronto Maple Leafs have 12 years to win a Stanley Cup before their name is removed from the iconic trophy.
Canadian winger Gabriel Vilardi out of world juniors with back injury

Canadian winger Gabriel Vilardi out of world juniors with back injury

VICTORIA — A nagging back injury will keep Canadian winger Gabriel Vilardi out of the world junior hockey championship. Hockey Canada has confirmed the Los Angeles Kings prospect will not play in the tournament, Dec. 26-Jan.
Olympic silver medallist Kevin Reynolds retires from competitive figure skating

Olympic silver medallist Kevin Reynolds retires from competitive figure skating

OTTAWA — Kevin Reynolds has announced his retirement from competitive figure skating, ending a career that includes an Olympic silver medal.
Canadian tennis player Wozniak retires following injury-plagued 2018 season

Canadian tennis player Wozniak retires following injury-plagued 2018 season

MONTREAL — Following a 2018 season that saw her participate in just three events and a crowdfunding campaign for financial support fall short, Canadian tennis star Aleksandra Wozniak spent some time with her family in Poland.
Carabins hire legendary ex-quarterback Anthony Calvillo as assistant coach

Carabins hire legendary ex-quarterback Anthony Calvillo as assistant coach

MONTREAL — Anthony Calvillo is returning to his adopted home. The Canadian Football Hall of Fame quarterback accepted a position as assistant head coach of the Montreal Carabins U Sports program under head coach Danny Maciocia on Wednesday.
Ottawa Fury FC turns to Court of Arbitration for Sport in sanctioning dispute

Ottawa Fury FC turns to Court of Arbitration for Sport in sanctioning dispute

Ottawa Fury FC is turning to the Court of Arbitration for Sport for help in its sanctioning battle with CONCACAF.