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Sheet Show: Profanity can sometimes slip out on televised curling broadcasts

Sheet Show: Profanity can sometimes slip out on televised curling broadcasts

A seemingly innocuous round-robin game was given such a profanity jolt during the recent Canadian men's curling championship that you could excuse unsuspecting viewers for spitting out their morning coffee in surprise.
Felix Auger-Aliassime beats Denis Shapovalov in latest chapter of Canadian rivalry

Felix Auger-Aliassime beats Denis Shapovalov in latest chapter of Canadian rivalry

BARCELONA, Spain — Felix Auger-Aliassime beat Denis Shapovalov 6-2, 6-3 in an all-Canadian third-round match at the Barcelona Open on Thursday. The 10th-seeded Auger-Aliassime, from Montreal, saved the only break point he faced on the clay court.
Blue Jays shake up lineup, beat Red Sox 6-3 at Fenway

Blue Jays shake up lineup, beat Red Sox 6-3 at Fenway

BOSTON — Looking to spark a scuffling offence , Toronto manager Charlie Montoyo shook up his lineup Wednesday night and the Blue Jays responded immediately in a 6-3 victory over the Boston Red Sox.
Anderson scores twice as Canadiens down Oilers 4-3 in another physical matchup

Anderson scores twice as Canadiens down Oilers 4-3 in another physical matchup

EDMONTON — Josh Anderson set the tone Wednesday morning by encouraging his teammates to up their intensity as they look to solidify a playoff spot.

Homan evens record at Players' Championship with win over Hasselborg

CALGARY — Rachel Homan evened her record at the Grand Slam of Curling Players' Championship with a 7-4 win over Anna Hasselborg on Wednesday.

Scoreboard for Wednesday April 21, 2021

Wednesday's Games NHL Chicago 5 Nashville 4 (OT) Minnesota 4 Arizona 1 Vegas 5 San Jose 2 Montreal 4 Edmonton 3 --- AHL Grand Rapids 2 Cleveland 1 Laval 5 Belleville 4 Utica 3 Binghamton 0 Hershey 6 Lehigh Valley 1 Syracuse 7 Rochester 6 San Diego 6

Lukas Vejdemo scores twice, leads Rocket over AHL Senators

OTTAWA — Lukas Vejdemo scored twice and Alex Belzile had three assists as the Laval Rocket held on to beat the Belleville Senators 5-4 on Wednesday in American Hockey League play.
Raptors ride strong 3rd quarter to 114-103 win over Nets

Raptors ride strong 3rd quarter to 114-103 win over Nets

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All three Canadian MLS teams have got first round of COVID-19 vaccinations

All three Canadian MLS teams have got first round of COVID-19 vaccinations

SANDY, Utah — All three Canadian MLS teams have got their first shots of the COVID-19 vaccine. The Vancouver Whitecaps, who have set up shop at Real Salt Lake's Utah home due to pandemic-related border restrictions, got their vaccinations Tuesday.
Super League backer says breakaway competition is on standby

Super League backer says breakaway competition is on standby

MADRID — The Super League is far from dead and its clubs have not given up on the idea of the breakaway competition despite having to shelve the project just a few days after it was announced, Real Madrid president Florentino Pérez said on Thursday.