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Toronto Arrows unveil schedule for expanded Major League Rugby 2020 season

Toronto Arrows unveil schedule for expanded Major League Rugby 2020 season

TORONTO — The Toronto Arrows will open their 2020 Major League Rugby season Feb. 9 in Texas against the Austin Herd.
Maple Leafs among Canadian teams looking to take next step

Maple Leafs among Canadian teams looking to take next step

Auston Matthews watched the NBA champion Raptors parade through the streets of Toronto and couldn't help but wonder.
Captaincy Question: What's the value having a player wearing the 'C' in the NHL?

Captaincy Question: What's the value having a player wearing the 'C' in the NHL?

Patrick Kane answered one way and then caught himself.
Lightning sign Brayden Point to $20.25M, 3-year deal

Lightning sign Brayden Point to $20.25M, 3-year deal

TAMPA, Fla. — The Tampa Bay Lightning have signed restricted free agent forward Brayden Point to a $20.25 million, three-year contract on Monday. Point will count $6.75 million against the salary cap through the 2022-23 season.
Ducks hope to rebuild on fly, return to playoff contention

Ducks hope to rebuild on fly, return to playoff contention

ANAHEIM, Calif. — After the Anaheim Ducks' six-year playoff run ended with a resounding thud last spring, they added almost no significant outside talent to their roster.
Canada, U.S., to open women's hockey rivalry series in Hartford in December

Canada, U.S., to open women's hockey rivalry series in Hartford in December

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Canada and the United States kick off their Rivalry Series in women's hockey Dec. 14 in Hartford, Conn. The game is the first in a series between the arch-rivals with more dates yet to be announced.
Canadian Olympic Hall of Fame unveils class of 2019

Canadian Olympic Hall of Fame unveils class of 2019

TORONTO — Four athletes, two teams, a coach and a pair of builders will be inducted into the Canadian Olympic Hall of Fame this year. The class of 2019 includes two-time Olympic medal-winning diver Alex Despatie of Laval, Que.
Capitals Cup window remains open, though unknowns lie ahead

Capitals Cup window remains open, though unknowns lie ahead

ARLINGTON, Va. — When the Washington Capitals won the Stanley Cup in 2018, they did so after their championship window was supposed to be closed.
Maturing Hurricanes eye second-straight playoff berth

Maturing Hurricanes eye second-straight playoff berth

RALEIGH, N.C. — The Carolina Hurricanes ended a nine-year post-season drought last season. This year, their goal: to end an even longer one.
In Q They Trust: With Quenneville, Panthers eyeing playoffs

In Q They Trust: With Quenneville, Panthers eyeing playoffs

SUNRISE, Fla. — It was April 8, the first Monday after the NHL regular season. As 16 teams were getting ready for the playoffs, the Florida Panthers — as usual — were getting ready to begin an off-season .