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Messi ends United's hopes of another Camp Nou comeback

Messi ends United's hopes of another Camp Nou comeback

BARCELONA, Spain — Lionel Messi made sure there was no memorable Champions League comeback for Manchester United at Camp Nou this time.
LA Kings hire former Sharks, Oilers coach Todd McLellan

LA Kings hire former Sharks, Oilers coach Todd McLellan

LOS ANGELES — Todd McLellan was hired as the new head coach of the Los Angeles Kings on Tuesday, taking over a two-time Stanley Cup-winning franchise that slumped to the NHL's second-worst record this season.

Winless Whitecaps need to execute against table-topping LAFC: coach

VANCOUVER — The Vancouver Whitecaps know exactly what they need to do to capture their first win of the season against Los Angeles FC on Wednesday, says coach Marc Dos Santos.

Canadian international Brock Staller named Major League Rugby player of the week

Canadian international wing Brock Staller has been named player of the week in Major League Rugby after league-record 22-point performance in Seattle's 52-10 win over the Houston SaberCats.
Well-rounded Mitch Marner helping to pace Maple Leafs at both ends of the ice

Well-rounded Mitch Marner helping to pace Maple Leafs at both ends of the ice

TORONTO — Mitch Marner blocked one shot off his leg.
Veteran jockey Stein ending three-year retirement to return to Woodbine

Veteran jockey Stein ending three-year retirement to return to Woodbine

TORONTO — Three years of living off the grid taught Justin Stein he didn't want to do it any longer. After retiring from racing in 2016 to live off the land, the veteran jockey is returning to Woodbine Racetrack.
Ovechkin punch puts Carolina rookie into concussion protocol

Ovechkin punch puts Carolina rookie into concussion protocol

RALEIGH, N.C. — A barrage of punches from Washington Capitals star Alex Ovechkin could have an impact on the Stanley Cup champions' playoff series against the Carolina Hurricanes.
Montreal Impact acquire Panama international midfielder Omar Browne

Montreal Impact acquire Panama international midfielder Omar Browne

MONTREAL — The Montreal Impact have acquired Panama international midfielder Omar Browne on a loan agreement. The deal with Panamanian club C.A. Independiente de La Chorrera is for the rest of the season and then the MLS club has the option to buy.
Spanish soccer's La Liga to set up youth academy in Toronto region

Spanish soccer's La Liga to set up youth academy in Toronto region

TORONTO — Looking to further its brand overseas, La Liga has chosen Toronto as site of the Spanish league's first soccer academy in North America.
'Battle of the Blades' to return to CBC in the fall

'Battle of the Blades' to return to CBC in the fall

TORONTO — Stars of the hockey and figure-skating worlds are set to lace up once again for a revival of "Battle of the Blades.