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Cammi Granato 2nd woman named to Hockey Hall of Fame selection committee

The Hockey Hall of Fame has added former United States women's captain Cammi Granato to its selection committee and promoted former NHL star Mike Gartner to chair.

Olympic champion wrestler Erica Wiebe prepared for different experience in Tokyo

Erica Wiebe says her path to becoming an Olympic champion wrestler has taught her how to roll with the punches. She's using that mindset to prepare for a Tokyo Olympics that will look much different than what she originally anticipated.

Much-hyped Habs-Leafs playoff series has fans, if not players, buzzing

The hype around the first playoff series in 42 years between the Maple Leafs and the Montreal Canadiens doesn't appear to have made its way into Toronto's dressing room.

Recently signed Freddie Gillespie ready to seize opportunity with Raptors

Soon after signing his first 10-day contract with the Toronto Raptors, Freddie Gillespie quickly proved he belonged with his tough rebounding and energetic play.

Canadiens GM says troubling pattern in net led to firing of goaltending coach

Montreal general manager Marc Bergevin said he needed to be "100 per cent sure" he was ready to make the decision to fire longtime goaltending coach Stephane Waite.

Raptors VanVleet, Powell speak out against Blake shooting, consider boycotting games

Their raw emotion evident, their frustration palpable, Toronto Raptors Fred VanVleet and Norman Powell found themselves once again addressing the media in the aftermath of another shooting of a Black man by police.

Suzuki, Kotkaniemi's elevated play in post-season gives Canadiens hope at centre

Among the bright spots for the Montreal Canadiens during the NHL restart in Toronto was the play of young centres Nick Suzuki and Jesperi Kotkaniemi, a blessing for a team that has had trouble finding depth down the middle.

Denis Shapovalov fired up to be getting back onto court

Denis Shapovalov, who feeds off fans and their energy, will have to create his own spark when he returns to action at the spectatorless Western & Southern Open.

Piatti's double helps Toronto FC comfortably dispatch Vancouver Whitecaps

Pablo Piatti opened his Major League Soccer scoring account with a 25-foot rocket, then added another in the second half as Toronto FC handily defeated the Vancouver Whitecaps 3-0 on Tuesday.

All-Canadian MLS schedule set to kick off as border restrictions prevent travel to U.S.

Toronto and Vancouver will meet Tuesday night at BMO Field to kick off a run of nine games between Major League Soccer's three Canadian clubs. TFC, the Whitecaps and the Montreal Impact are staying in Canada for this phase of the season because of border restrictions during the COVID-19 pandemic.