Boston Marathon bombing victim Jeff Bauman is honoured as the official flag-bearer before Game 2 of the Bruins and the Toronto Maple Leafs playoff series Saturday in Boston. (Elise Amendola/Associated Press)
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The Canadian men's 4x100m relay team dropped the baton in the final at the World Relays in the Bahamas, failing to complete the race. Andre De Grasse, who was running anchor, didn't get a chance to run. more »
Mats Zuccarello scored two goals in an 11:05 span in the second period to lead the New York Rangers to a 3-1 win over the Montreal Canadiens in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference quarter-finals Saturday. more »
DeMar DeRozan made good on his promise. Two days after he went without a field goal in Game 3, DeRozan scored 33 points to lift the Raptors to an 87-76 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks on Saturday. more »