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Curling Canada cancels remaining championships on 2019-20 schedule

Curling Canada cancels remaining championships on 2019-20 schedule

Curling Canada announced Thursday that the remaining national curling championships on its 2019-20 calendar have been cancelled due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
Canadian track and field trials for Tokyo Games to remain in Montreal

Canadian track and field trials for Tokyo Games to remain in Montreal

MONTREAL — The Canadian Olympic and Paralympic track and field trials for next year's Tokyo Games will remain in Montreal. Athletics Canada announced Thursday that the trials will take place next year at Montreal's Complexe sportif Claude-Robillard.
Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame induction ceremony postponed due to COVID-19

Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame induction ceremony postponed due to COVID-19

ST. MARYS, Ont. — The Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame is posting its 2020 induction ceremony because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Southampton becomes 1st EPL club to defer player salaries

Southampton becomes 1st EPL club to defer player salaries

SOUTHAMPTON, England — Southampton became the first Premier League club to announce an agreement with players to defer part of their salaries during the coronavirus pandemic.
Ex-Ranger Hamilton indicted, accused of beating daughter, 14

Ex-Ranger Hamilton indicted, accused of beating daughter, 14

FORT WORTH, Texas — Former Texas Rangers star Josh Hamilton has been indicted on a felony charge of injury to a child after his teenage daughter accused him of beating her. A Tarrant County grand jury indicted the 38-year-old Hamilton on Monday.
Lafreniere tops list of NHL draft-eligible prospects

Lafreniere tops list of NHL draft-eligible prospects

It makes little difference to Alexis Lafreniere when, where or how he’ll learn about being selected in the NHL draft.
Senators head coach D.J. Smith on California road trip: 'The fear hadn't set in'

Senators head coach D.J. Smith on California road trip: 'The fear hadn't set in'

D.J. Smith noticed something when his Ottawa Senators arrived in northern California last month. There weren't many people around. "At that point, no one knew what we know now," the team's rookie head coach recalled Wednesday.
NHLers reflect on league pause: 'All of a sudden someone turns the car off'

NHLers reflect on league pause: 'All of a sudden someone turns the car off'

Josh Morrissey figures he has more close friends on the Edmonton Oilers than any other rival NHL team.
Canadian junior star Lafreniere tops North America in final NHL draft rankings

Canadian junior star Lafreniere tops North America in final NHL draft rankings

NEW YORK — Alexis Lafreniere remained the top North American skater as the NHL released its final rankings for the 2020 draft Wednesday.
Germany rugby sevens project on hold for former Canada coach Damian McGrath

Germany rugby sevens project on hold for former Canada coach Damian McGrath

After leading Samoa and Canada to rare tournament wins on the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series, coach Damian McGrath now faces the challenge of getting Germany's part-time players promoted to the top-tier sevens circuit.