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Eric Lamaze jumps back into competition as Spruce Meadows' season gets underway

With the 2020 Tokyo Olympics nearing, there's a lot on the line as the equestrian season gets underway this week at Spruce Meadows. The National marks the beginning of summer competition at the famed venue near Calgary, with four events running over the next five weeks. 

Pole vaulter Alysha Newman remains positive despite season-ending knee injury

Canadian pole vaulter Alysha Newman is looking ahead to 2019 after shutting down for the season due to injury. The London, Ont., native told CBC Sports on Tuesday that she would be shifting her focus from competition to a continued effort to recover from a partially torn patellar tendon in her left knee.

Canada's Olympic short-track rookies Boutin, Girard ready to reign

Kim Boutin and Samuel Girard showed all is well for Canada's short-track future as veteran power couple Charles Hamelin and Marianne St-Gelais approach the end of their storied careers.

Maple Leafs legend Johnny Bower dead at 93

Hall of Fame goaltender Johnny Bower, who guided the Toronto Maple Leafs to four Stanley Cup titles in the 1960s, died after a short battle with pneumonia on Tuesday, according to a statement from his family. He was 93.

Even the great ones can be humbled in NHL playoff debuts

If the franchise players of the past are any indication, a star's first quest for the Stanley Cup may not translate to immediate success, but it could lay the foundation for multiple titles down the road.

What you might not have known about Team North America

Team North America has quickly become the darling of the World Cup of Hockey tournament. Here are a few things you may not know about the young guns.

McDavid to Matthews goal has 'em buzzing

Team North America continues to put on a show at the World Cup of Hockey as captain Connor McDavid set up Auston Matthews's first goal at the Air Canada Centre on Monday.

Jose Bautista punched in face by Rangers' Rougned Odor

The rivalry between the Blue Jays and Rangers reached its boiling point on Sunday with a massive bench-clearing brawl after Texas second baseman Rougned Odor reacted to a takeout slide by Toronto's Jose Bautista by punching Bautista in the face.

Kobe Bryant's NBA career: 5 best moments

Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant will play his final NBA game on Wednesday night against the visiting Utah Jazz. The 37-year-old forward has enjoyed many memorable moments during his prolific 20-year run.

Jarome Iginla joins NHL's 600-goal club

Jarome Iginla became the 19th member of the NHL's 600-goal club, scoring a power-play goal in the third period as the Colorado Avalanche beat Los Angeles 4-1 on Monday night.