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England's 1966 World Cup winner Martin Peters dies at age 76

England's 1966 World Cup winner Martin Peters dies at age 76

Martin Peters, whose place in English soccer lore was secured by scoring one of the national team's goals in its victory over West Germany in the 1966 World Cup final, died Saturday after a long battle with Alzheimer's disease. He was 76.
Man City beats Leicester, shows stomach for EPL title fight

Man City beats Leicester, shows stomach for EPL title fight

If any team has a chance of stopping Liverpool marching to a first English league title in 30 years, it looks to be Manchester City rather than Leicester.
Canada's Noah Bowman earns halfpipe skiing gold; teammate Karker takes silver

Canada's Noah Bowman earns halfpipe skiing gold; teammate Karker takes silver

SECRET GARDEN, China — Calgary's Noah Bowman won gold in the skiing halfpipe and Rachael Karker of Erin, Ont., took silver in the women's event at a World Cup freestyle skiing event.

The Korean Zombie TKOs Frankie Edgar at UFC Fight Night in South Korea

BUSAN, Korea, Republic Of — Chan Sung Jung, better known as The Korean Zombie, defeated Frankie Edgar on Saturday at a UFC Fight Night event in South Korea.
Benoit-Olivier Groulx final cut as Canada prepares for world juniors

Benoit-Olivier Groulx final cut as Canada prepares for world juniors

BRNO, Czech Republic — Benoit-Olivier Groulx of the Halifax Mooseheads was the final cut Hockey Canada made on Saturday as Canada finalized its roster ahead of the world junior hockey championship.

Friday's Games

Friday's Games NHL Washington 6 New Jersey 3 Florida 7 Dallas 4 Toronto 6 N.Y.
Tristan Jarry, Penguins beat Oilers 5-2

Tristan Jarry, Penguins beat Oilers 5-2

EDMONTON — Secondary scoring carried the Pittsburgh Penguins to a fourth straight win on Friday. Tristan Jarry made 26 saves and Jared McCann scored the eventual winner as the Penguins emerged with a 5-2 victory over the Edmonton Oilers.
Corning, other snowboarders dazzle crowd at Braves' ballpark

Corning, other snowboarders dazzle crowd at Braves' ballpark

ATLANTA — Charlie Culberson watched in wonder as Chris Corning flipped four times off a 5-meter jump to stick a perfect landing and make a bit of snowboarding history in a Big Air competition.

Fred VanVleet returns from injury, helps lead Raptors over Wizards 122-118

TORONTO — Fred VanVleet's return to action was a welcome sight for the injury-challenged Toronto Raptors on Friday.
Nylander, Marner lead Maple Leafs past Rangers 6-3

Nylander, Marner lead Maple Leafs past Rangers 6-3

NEW YORK — The Toronto Maple Leafs are beginning to show that they can be an elite team in the Eastern Conference.