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Calgary Flames trade defenceman Chris Tanev to Dallas Stars – Calgary

The Calgary Flames traded defenceman Chris Tanev to the Dallas Stars for prospect Artem Grushnikov, a 2024 second-round draft pick and a conditional 2026 third-round pick. The deal announced Wednesday happened with some financial lubricant from the New Jersey Devils. Calgary retained 50 per cent of Tanev’s salary, while New Jersey agreed to …

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De Los Santos run the difference in Jays’ 3-2 win

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted February 28, 2024 4:15 pm Updated February 28, 2024 4:16 pm 1 min read Descrease article font size Increase article font size DUNEDIN, Fla. – Rafael Lantigua’s seventh-inning sacrifice fly brought home Luis De Los Santos with the go-ahead run in the Toronto Blue …

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CFL says it is investigating allegations against Toronto Argos, quarterback Chad Kelly – Toronto

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted February 28, 2024 4:25 pm 1 min read Descrease article font size Increase article font size The Canadian Football League says it’s conducting its own investigation into a lawsuit issued by a former Toronto Argonauts strength-and-conditioning coach against the club for wrongful dismissal and …

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Winnipeg Jets owner calms fans amid attendance concerns, assures future stability – Winnipeg

Winnipeg Jets fans finally have some answers after a week of turmoil over the NHL team’s future in Winnipeg. Five days ago, Jets chairperson Mark Chipman said current season ticket sale numbers were “not going to work over the long haul,” with the team’s season ticket base dropping by 27 …

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Mavs snap two-game skid with win over Raptors

TORONTO – Luka Doncic dictated things as per usual on the way to a nice present for his 25th birthday. Doncic had 30 points, 11 rebounds and 16 assists in leading the Dallas Mavericks to a 136-125 win over the Toronto Raptors on Wednesday. Dallas snapped a two-game skid with …

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St. Paul’s crowned high school hockey city champions once again – Winnipeg

Descrease article font size Increase article font size The St. Paul’s Crusaders are the champions of the Winnipeg High School Hockey League for the third time in the past four seasons. The Crusaders claimed the league’s division one title with a 3-2 shootout win over the Westwood Warriors at the …

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Responsible Gambling Council issues praise, warning for Ontario sports betting market

Shelley White applauds officials for their management of Canada’s only open market single-game sports betting industry. However, the CEO of the Responsible Gambling Council cautions against complacency in an ever-changing marketplace. The industry opened fully in Ontario on April 4, 2022. The province’s regulated market generated total gaming revenues of just over …

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Manoah struggles in first pre-season start

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted February 27, 2024 3:56 pm 1 min read Descrease article font size Increase article font size LAKELAND, Fla. – Toronto Blue Jays right-hander Alek Manoah allowed four earned runs over 1 2/3 innings in his first start of the pre-season Tuesday afternoon against the …

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Knights top Leafs to snap Toronto’s win streak

TORONTO – Sheldon Keefe wasn’t around to see the conclusion of his team’s win streak. The Maple Leafs head coach was ejected in the dying minutes of Tuesday’s 6-2 loss to the Vegas Golden Knights — a result that snapped Toronto’s run of seven consecutive victories. Keefe declined to explain …

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NHL commissioner Gary Bettman says Winnipeg is a ‘strong NHL market’ – Winnipeg

NHL commissioner Gary Bettman says he doesn’t think the Winnipeg Jets’ attendance issues are a red flag for the team’s viability. Bettman and deputy commissioner Bill Daly spoke to reporters Tuesday before the Jets hosted the St. Louis Blues. “I don’t view this as a crisis,” Bettman said. “But I …

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