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Raonic Rolling: Canadian to face Pouille in quarterfinals at Australian Open

Raonic Rolling: Canadian to face Pouille in quarterfinals at Australian Open

You could excuse Milos Raonic if he let out a shudder when the Australian Open draw was released. An opener against the mercurial Nick Kyrgios. Three-time Grand Slam champ Stan Wawrinka a good bet for Round 2.
Olympian Adam van Koeverden wins federal Liberal nomination in Ontario riding

Olympian Adam van Koeverden wins federal Liberal nomination in Ontario riding

MILTON, Ont. — Former Olympic flag-bearer Adam van Koeverden will be carrying the Liberal banner into the coming federal election, after securing the nomination in the southern Ontario riding of Milton on Sunday.
Pastor predicted score in Patriots' AFC championship win

Pastor predicted score in Patriots' AFC championship win

SKOWHEGAN, Maine — A Maine pastor who publicly predicted the final score of Sunday night's AFC championship game isn't claiming divine intervention. But he's confident the New England Patriots will win the Super Bowl as well. The Rev.
Robin Lehner, Mika Zibanejad, Patrick Kane named NHL's three stars

Robin Lehner, Mika Zibanejad, Patrick Kane named NHL's three stars

New York Islanders goaltender Robin Lehner, New York Rangers centre Mika Zibanejad and Chicago Blackhawks right wing Patrick Kane have been named the NHL's three stars for the week ending on Sunday.
Hughes, Kakko top-ranked players in NHL Central Scouting's mid-season rankings

Hughes, Kakko top-ranked players in NHL Central Scouting's mid-season rankings

NEW YORK — Centre Jack Hughes and right-winger Kaapo Kakko are the top-ranked players on the NHL Central Scouting Bureau's mid-season rankings released on Monday. Hughes, from Orlando, Fla.
Winnipeg Blue Bombers defensive end Jackson Jeffcoat inks extension

Winnipeg Blue Bombers defensive end Jackson Jeffcoat inks extension

WINNIPEG — The Winnipeg Blue Bombers have signed defensive end Jackson Jeffcoat to a two-year extension. The 28-year-old native of Dallas has spent the past two seasons with the Bombers.
Serena Williams ousts No. 1 Simona Halep at Australian Open

Serena Williams ousts No. 1 Simona Halep at Australian Open

MELBOURNE, Australia — As Serena Williams made her way out to the Australian Open's main court during pre-match introductions, the voice booming over the stadium's speakers implored spectators to welcome "the world's No.
World champion Osmond says it's "really nice" not to know what future holds

World champion Osmond says it's "really nice" not to know what future holds

SAINT JOHN, N.B. — Kaetlyn Osmond has a world title, Olympic medals of every colour, and she accomplished it all after rebounding from a gruesome broken leg that almost made her quit figure skating.
Vinnie Hinostroza scores winner as Coyotes down slumping Maple Leafs 4-2

Vinnie Hinostroza scores winner as Coyotes down slumping Maple Leafs 4-2

TORONTO — Mike Babcock felt his team didn't have a lot of luck. John Tavares thought there were a lot of things to build on. But in the end, all Sunday amounted to was another loss for the scuffling Maple Leafs.
Nino Niederreiter scores first two goals with Hurricanes in 7-4 win over Oilers

Nino Niederreiter scores first two goals with Hurricanes in 7-4 win over Oilers

EDMONTON — Nino Niederreiter and Lucas Wallmark each had a pair of goals and Andrei Svechnikov had a goal and two assists as the Carolina Hurricanes scored early and cruised to a 7-4 victory over the Edmonton Oilers on Sunday.