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Montreal native Jim McKean, a longtime umpire and Grey Cup champion, dies at 73

Montreal native Jim McKean, a longtime umpire and Grey Cup champion, dies at 73

A well-rounded athlete who had a CFL stint cut short due to injury, Jim McKean's professional plans were unclear when he decided to take in a Montreal Expos game in the team's early days at Jarry Park.
Ottawa 67's forward Tye Felhaber scoring goals at a pace not seen in years

Ottawa 67's forward Tye Felhaber scoring goals at a pace not seen in years

TORONTO — Ottawa 67's forward Tye Felhaber is producing goals at a rate not seen in the Ontario Hockey League in well over a decade.

AP source: MLB seeks to increase DL, option time

NEW YORK — Major League Baseball has proposed going back to a 15-day disabled list and increasing the time optioned players usually must spend in the minor leagues, a person familiar with the negotiations tells The Associated Press, moves aimed at re
Canadian teenager Jordyn Huitema opts to forgo college and turn pro

Canadian teenager Jordyn Huitema opts to forgo college and turn pro

Canadian teenager Jordyn Huitema has elected to forgo college to turn pro. The 17-year-old from Chilliwack, B.C.
Edmonton Eskimos sign Canadian receiver Natey Adjei to contract extension

Edmonton Eskimos sign Canadian receiver Natey Adjei to contract extension

EDMONTON — The Edmonton Eskimos signed Canadian receiver Natey Adjei on Thursday to a contract extension through the 2020 season. The five-foot-11, 193-pound Toronto native had 23 catches for 214 yards and a TD last season.
Return of Marielle Thompson deepens Canadian women's ski cross team

Return of Marielle Thompson deepens Canadian women's ski cross team

A season away from World Cup ski cross didn't slow down Marielle Thompson. The 2014 Olympic women's champion is back in the familiar position of contending for the season's overall crown.
Cheers across the border: In New Brunswick, the Patriots are local

Cheers across the border: In New Brunswick, the Patriots are local

FREDERICTON — Wayne Long is so big a New England Patriots superfan that he has their logo tattooed on his leg. He spent 13 years on a waiting list for season tickets — despite living on the other side of an international border.
Encore: Storm, Kremer make Amazon return for 2nd NFL season

Encore: Storm, Kremer make Amazon return for 2nd NFL season

Hannah Storm and Andrea Kremer had so much fun in their first season calling NFL games on Amazon Prime that they are coming back for an encore.
Osaka vs. Kvitova for Australian Open title, No. 1 ranking

Osaka vs. Kvitova for Australian Open title, No. 1 ranking

MELBOURNE, Australia — Naomi Osaka never made it past the fourth round at any of the first 10 Grand Slam tournaments of her career. Now, still just 21, she's suddenly on the verge of a second consecutive major championship. And the No.
Teravainen's three points lift Hurricanes to 5-2 win over Canucks

Teravainen's three points lift Hurricanes to 5-2 win over Canucks

VANCOUVER — Bo Horvat says the Vancouver Canucks simply need to play better if they want a chance at a spot in the post season. The team ended a five-game points streak on Wednesday with an ugly 5-2 loss to the Carolina Hurricanes.