With less than nine months to go until the 2014 Olympics, Canada's winter athletes have been sharing their training tips, travel stops and thoughts on the road to Sochi. Here are some highlights as the month of May wraps up.
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Randal Grichuk hit a two-out, two-run homer in the bottom of the ninth inning to tie it and Matt Carpenter delivered a grand slam in the 11th, lifting the St. Louis Cardinals over the Toronto Blue Jays 8-4 Thursday in the first game of a day-night doubleheader. more »
The Ottawa Senators continue their post-season push against the New York Rangers and the Pittsburgh Penguins renew a heated rivalry with the Washington Capitals in the second-round NHL playoff coverage on CBC's Hockey Night in Canada. more »