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With Memorial Cup approaching, Kelowna Rockets fire head coach Adam Foote

KELOWNA, B.C. — The Kelowna Rockets have fired head coach Adam Foote just three months before they host the Memorial Cup. Assistant coach Kris Mallette has been named interim head coach.
Canadian men could be looking at new qualifying route for Rugby World Cup

Canadian men could be looking at new qualifying route for Rugby World Cup

TORONTO — It looks like Canada may face a different qualification path for future Rugby World Cups. Canada coach Kingsley Jones says World Rugby is looking at using the Americas Rugby Championship as the qualifier for the region.
Oilers recall top prospect defenceman Evan Bouchard from Bakersfield

Oilers recall top prospect defenceman Evan Bouchard from Bakersfield

EDMONTON — The Edmonton Oilers have called up defenceman Evan Bouchard from the American Hockey League's Bakersfield Condors and have placed defenceman Oscar Klefbom on injured reserve. The Oilers also assigned forward Markus Granlund to Bakersfield.
Toronto Wolfpack get temporary roster relief in French international Tony Gigot

Toronto Wolfpack get temporary roster relief in French international Tony Gigot

Low on bodies, the Toronto Wolfpack have got some temporary roster help in the form of French international Tony Gigot. The 29-year-old, who played for Catalan Dragons last season, joins the transatlantic rugby league team on a four-week trial basis.
Hinchcliffe gets Indy 500 ride, 3 total races with Andretti

Hinchcliffe gets Indy 500 ride, 3 total races with Andretti

INDIANAPOLIS — Michael Andretti's driver lineup is locked and loaded for May. He already had two race winners, two of IndyÇar's rising stars and his own son, Marco, geared up.
Coronavirus fears similar to what Vancouver Olympic organizers faced with H1N1

Coronavirus fears similar to what Vancouver Olympic organizers faced with H1N1

Dr. Mike Wilkinson is well-versed in the threat of a pandemic ahead of an Olympic Games.

Canadian Vasek Pospisil upsets Hurkacz to advance to quarterfinals

MARSEILLE, France — Vancouver's Vasek Pospisil has advanced to the quarterfinals of the Open 13 Provence tennis tournament after beating his seventh top-60 opponent this year. Pospisil, ranked 98th in the world, defeated No.

Canadian rinks book semifinal spots at world junior championships

KRASNOYARSK, Russia — The Canadian women and men have secured semifinal spots at the world junior curling championships.
Leafs forward Johnsson out for season after undergoing knee surgery

Leafs forward Johnsson out for season after undergoing knee surgery

TORONTO — The Toronto Maple Leafs will be without forward Andreas Johnsson for the rest of the season. The Maple Leafs announced Wednesday that Johnsson is expected to miss six months after undergoing right knee surgery earlier in the day.
Canada's Andreescu withdraws from Qatar Total Open due to lingering knee injury

Canada's Andreescu withdraws from Qatar Total Open due to lingering knee injury

DOHA, Qatar — Canada's Bianca Andreescu has dropped out of next week's Qatar Total Open because of a lingering left knee injury. The reigning U.S.