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Lesson learned from Mr. Hockey: Gordie Howe's son recalls a life well-lived

Lesson learned from Mr. Hockey: Gordie Howe's son recalls a life well-lived

TORONTO — A day doesn't go by that Murray Howe doesn't hear a new story about his father. People don't tend to forget meeting Mr. Hockey. In writing "Nine Lessons I Learned From My Father," Murray wanted to highlight what made Gordie Howe special.

B.C. Lions name former Eskimos executive Rick LeLacheur as club's president

SURREY, B.C. — The B.C. Lions named Rich LeLacheur as the CFL's club new president on Monday. LeLacheur was the president and CEO of the Edmonton Eskimos from 2002 to 2011. He will start his new job in January.
Veteran Argos running back Whitaker pondering his football future

Veteran Argos running back Whitaker pondering his football future

TORONTO — Quarterback Ricky Ray isn't the only Toronto Argonaut pondering his football future following the club's surprising Grey Cup run.

Tiger-Cats sign versatile lineman Revenberg to multi-year extension

HAMILTON — The Hamilton Tiger-Cats have signed national offensive lineman Brandon Revenberg to a contract extension through the 2020 CFL season.
Montreal mayor cancels Formula E race because of cost overruns and sponsorship woes

Montreal mayor cancels Formula E race because of cost overruns and sponsorship woes

Montreal's mayor has decided to cancel the controversial Formula E race. Valerie Plante says cost overruns and sponsorship woes are two of the reasons for the decision.
UCF's Scott Frost wins Associated Press Coach of the Year

UCF's Scott Frost wins Associated Press Coach of the Year

Scott Frost is The Associated Press coach of the year after leading Central Florida to an unbeaten season and a spot in the Peach Bowl.
ESPN chief Skipper resigns, cites substance abuse problem

ESPN chief Skipper resigns, cites substance abuse problem

NEW YORK — John Skipper, president of the sprawling ESPN sports network, said Monday that he is resigning to treat a substance abuse problem. Skipper's sudden announcement will force the Walt Disney Co.
Highly touted teenage forward Ayo Akinola signs as Toronto FC homegrown player

Highly touted teenage forward Ayo Akinola signs as Toronto FC homegrown player

Toronto FC has signed highly touted teenage forward Ayo Akinola, a U.S. under-17 international, as a homegrown player.
Ottawa Redblacks hire Winston October as their new receivers coach

Ottawa Redblacks hire Winston October as their new receivers coach

OTTAWA — The Ottawa Redblacks hired Winston October as their receivers coach Monday. October joins the Redblacks after serving as the receivers coach at William and Mary in Williamsburg, Va.
AP Exclusive: Climate change hits Winter Olympic preparation

AP Exclusive: Climate change hits Winter Olympic preparation

SAAS-FEE, Switzerland — The athletes' half-hour commute in the Swiss Alps — up two gondolas, then through a tunnel in the world's highest underground train to a glacier at 11,000 feet — served up daily grim reminders that global warming is threatenin