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Blue Bombers earn road win over Lions

Drew Wolitarsky reeled in a pair of touchdowns Saturday, helping his Winnipeg Blue Bombers to a 33-23 road victory over the B.C. Lions.

Quarterback carousel: CFL gets new look from flurry of off-season moves

Quarterback Mike Reilly's move to B.C. from Edmonton had a domino effect in the CFL this past off-season as Trevor Harris and former Lions pivot Jonathon Jennings have new football homes while others have been promoted to a starting role.

Whitecaps battle to draw with TFC in Canadian clash

A Canadian clash between the Vancouver Whitecaps and Toronto FC ended in a 1-1 draw on Friday night.

Adnan powers Whitecaps to win over Dallas

Ali Adnan had his first goal for the Vancouver Whitecaps, leading them past FC Dallas for a 2-1 victory on Saturday.

Whitecaps battle to draw with Philadelphia

Doneil Henry scored as the Vancouver Whitecaps earned a 1-1 draw with the Philadelphia Union on Saturday for some critical points in the Major League Soccer standings.

Delay of game, goalie interference rules draw ire of NHL players: survey

An Associated Press/Canadian Press survey of NHLPA representatives from all 31 teams found 97 per cent of those polled enjoy the league's current 3-on-3 OT format. But a delay of game penalty for shooting a puck over the glass doesn't sit well.

Whitecaps top LAFC for 1st win of season

The Vancouver Whitecaps have won their first game of the season, topping Los Angeles FC 1-0 on Wednesday.

Canadian Felix Auger-Aliassime wins opener at Monte-Carlo Masters

Canada's Felix Auger-Aliassime will get another crack at a top-10 player. The 18-year-old from Montreal will face world No. 3 Alexander Zverev of Germany in the second round of the Monte-Carlo Masters after the Canadian wild card beat Argentine qualifier Juan Ignacio Londero 7-5, 7-6 (5) on Tuesday.

Former NHLer shows off prosthetic skating leg with crisp crossovers, big grin

Former NHL forward Craig Cunningham just wanted to say thanks and debut his new skating leg. The 28-year-old posted a video to Instagram on Wednesday that shows him taking a quick spin around an arena in San Diego, deftly carving the ice using a prosthetic leg.

Canucks storm back with 3-goal 3rd period to top Sharks

Tanner Pearson scored twice, leading the Vancouver Canucks to a 4-2 comeback win over the San Jose Sharks on Tuesday.

Jacob Markstrom evolving into elite goalie as wins pile up for Canucks

It's been a lacklustre season for the Vancouver Canucks, but Jacob Markstrom has strung together a series of career highlights.

Markus Granlund scores shootout winner as Canucks down Stars

Markus Granlund scored in the eighth round of the shootout on Saturday, leading the Vancouver Canucks to a 3-2 victory over the Dallas Stars.

Canadian men's soccer squad off to Gold Cup with win over French Guiana

Two goals from Lucas Cavallini propelled Canada's men's soccer team to a dominant win over French Guiana in on Sunday. The win in the fourth and final CONCACAF National League qualifying match means Canada will be represented at both the Gold Cup this summer and in Nations League action next fall.

Giordano leads Flames to win over Canucks

Calgary Flames captain Mark Giordano put up a goal and two assists on Saturday night, helping his team to a 3-1 win over the Vancouver Canucks.

Kreider ejected for elbowing Pettersson in rough Canucks' win

Tyler Motte scored two goals in 11 seconds to lead the Vancouver Canucks to a 4-1 win over the New York Rangers on Wednesday.