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Gilles, Poirier rebound from unusual wardrobe malfunction to win short dance

Gilles, Poirier rebound from unusual wardrobe malfunction to win short dance

MISSISSAUGA, Ont. — Piper Gilles leaned in to inspect one of the bottom buttons on Paul Poirier's shirt on Friday, then pulled a silvery hair from the button. "There's still hair coming off his costume," Gilles said with a laugh.
Drury leads host Canadian ski cross team into chilly World Cup at Nakiska

Drury leads host Canadian ski cross team into chilly World Cup at Nakiska

NAKISKA, Alta. — It's too cold for penguins, but not for ski cross racer Kevin Drury. A cold front enveloping Alberta this week cancelled penguin walks at the Calgary Zoo, where tourists can witness the flightless birds waddling out and about.

Chicago Fire FC completes deal with Montreal Impact, collecting $75,000 in GAM

Chicago Fire FC has acquired US$75,000 in general allocation money from the Montreal Impact.

Henderson, Inbee Park tied for lead in LPGA season opener

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — Canada's Brooke Henderson parlayed four birdies and a late eagle into Friday's hottest round and a share of the lead at the LPGA's season-opening Diamond Resorts Tournament of Champions.
First female NFL coach sees video-game appearance as another sign of progress

First female NFL coach sees video-game appearance as another sign of progress

TORONTO — A computerized likeness of Jen Welter barks directions to players on the sidelines, then knocks one on the helmet before sending them back on the field.
Burgess aiming for record third national junior women's curling title

Burgess aiming for record third national junior women's curling title

Karlee Burgess already boasts national and world titles on her impressive junior curling resume. A championship at the 2020 Canadian playdowns can give her yet another achievement: a record-breaking third women's national title at the event.

Vancouver Whitecaps add Colombian midfielder Cristian Dajome

VANCOUVER — The Vancouver Whitecaps have acquired midfielder Cristian Dajome via transfer from Colombia's Bogota FC.
Votto, Morneau backing Canada's Walker ahead of Hall of Fame vote reveal

Votto, Morneau backing Canada's Walker ahead of Hall of Fame vote reveal

Joey Votto admittedly didn't pay much attention to fellow Canadian Larry Walker during his 17-year playing career.
Raptors continue to cash in on championship, ranking fourth on NBA merchandise list

Raptors continue to cash in on championship, ranking fourth on NBA merchandise list

The Toronto Raptors are continuing to cash in on their championship season. The Raptors were the fourth most popular team on the merchandise sales list released Friday by the NBA and the NBA Players Association. The results are based on NBAStore.
Iron hopes to breathe life into Plains Cree language with hockey broadcasts

Iron hopes to breathe life into Plains Cree language with hockey broadcasts

Clarence Iron believes he's on a divine mission to revitalize the Plains Cree language through hockey.