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Canadian assistant referee Joe Fletcher assigned to work Portugal-Morocco game

Canadian assistant referee Joe Fletcher has been assigned to work Wednesday's World Cup match between Portugal and Morocco in Moscow.
Blue Jays pitcher Roberto Osuna to plead not guilty to assault: lawyer

Blue Jays pitcher Roberto Osuna to plead not guilty to assault: lawyer

Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Roberto Osuna intends to plead not guilty to an assault charge, his lawyer said Monday. The 23-year-old closer was arrested last month in connection with what his lawyer, Domenic Basile, called an alleged domestic incident.
NewsAlert: Trotz resigning as Caps coach after leading team to Stanley Cup

NewsAlert: Trotz resigning as Caps coach after leading team to Stanley Cup

WASHINGTON — Barry Trotz has announced he is stepping down as head coach of the Washington Capitals less than two week after leading the team to its first Stanley Cup title. More coming. The Canadian Press
Raonic climbs to No. 31 in tennis rankings after making Stuttgart Open final

Raonic climbs to No. 31 in tennis rankings after making Stuttgart Open final

Canadian Milos Raonic climbed four places to No. 31 in the world tennis rankings while Swiss star Roger Federer, the man who beat him in Sunday's Stuttgart Open final, reclaimed the top spot from Rafael Nadal. The Spaniard fell to No.
Team Homan coach Adam Kingsbury moving on after three-year run with Ottawa rink

Team Homan coach Adam Kingsbury moving on after three-year run with Ottawa rink

Coach Adam Kingsbury is leaving Team Rachel Homan after a three-year run with the Ottawa-based rink.
West Division teams earn season-opening 3-0 sweep of Eastern rivals

West Division teams earn season-opening 3-0 sweep of Eastern rivals

A recurring theme has already returned after just one week of the 2018 CFL regular season. The West Division emerged with a 3-0 record versus their Eastern rivals.
Three Alberta hockey players injured starting a campfire at a friend's house

Three Alberta hockey players injured starting a campfire at a friend's house

CALGARY — A player from the Lethbridge Hurricanes hockey team is in a medically induced coma after he and two others were injured at a campfire on the weekend.
Belgium wakes up in 2nd half, rolls past Panama 3-0

Belgium wakes up in 2nd half, rolls past Panama 3-0

SOCHI, Russia — Unlike the other World Cup favourites that struggled through their opening matches, Belgium looked every part the title contender. Having Dries Mertens and Romelu Lukaku capable of scoring the way they did against Panama helps.

Canucks group acquires NLL's Stealth, says lacrosse team will be rebranded

VANCOUVER — The National Lacrosse League's Vancouver Stealth has been purchased by Canucks Sports & Entertainment, the group that owns the Vancouver Canucks.
Former Calgary Flames forward Hakan Loob named team's European scout

Former Calgary Flames forward Hakan Loob named team's European scout

CALGARY — Former Calgary Flame and Stanley Cup winner Hakan Loob has been named the NHL's team's head European scout. The 57-year-old from Visby, Sweden, helped Calgary win its lone Stanley Cup in 1989.