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Russia's Spartak FC withdraws from Florida Cup in US amid visa problems

Russia's Spartak FC withdraws from Florida Cup in...

Moscow (Russia) Nov 21: The management of the Moscow-based Spartak football club decided not to take part in the Florida...

Edmonton pilot hopes to cross the finish line in international electric airplane race

Edmonton pilot hopes to cross the finish line...

Edmonton (Canada) Nov 21: Scott Holmes and his team are trying to accomplish something that's never been done before in...

Canada draws Cuba, Colombia, Venezuela in 1st round of Olympic baseball qualifier

Canada draws Cuba, Colombia, Venezuela in 1st round...

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 21: Canada's men's baseball team will be in Group B with Colombia, Cuba and Venezuela at the...

'It's very tough': Nick Nurse, other NHL coaches weigh in on Babcock firin

'It's very tough': Nick Nurse, other NHL coaches...

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 21: While his team has performed well early this season despite losing its top player from last...

Maple Leafs fire head coach Mike Babcock amid 6-game losing streak

Maple Leafs fire head coach Mike Babcock amid...

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 21: The Toronto Maple Leafs have fired head coach Mike Babcock and replaced him with Sheldon Keefe.

Canada's soccer men face tougher road to World Cup with expected drop in rankings

Canada's soccer men face tougher road to World...

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 21: It looks like Canada will slip out of the top six in CONCACAF when the new...

Old friends Steinauer, O'Shea now meet as foes in Grey Cup

Old friends Steinauer, O'Shea now meet as foes...

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 21: Jim Barker will have a unique opportunity Sunday.

Women's hockey Dream Gap Tour coming back to Toronto in January

Women's hockey Dream Gap Tour coming back to...

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 21: The Professional Women's Hockey Association's Dream Gap Tour is returning to Toronto.

Senators' Bobby Ryan enters NHL/NHLPA player assistance program

Senators' Bobby Ryan enters NHL/NHLPA player assistance program

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 21: Ottawa Senators forward Bobby Ryan will be away from the team indefinitely while taking part in...

NHLPA files grievance against Winnipeg Jets on behalf of Dustin Byfuglien: reports

NHLPA files grievance against Winnipeg Jets on behalf...

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 21: The NHLPA filed a grievance against the Winnipeg Jets on Wednesday challenging their suspension of Dustin...

Russian football team defeats San Marino 5:0 in UEFA Euro 2020 qualifiers

Russian football team defeats San Marino 5:0 in...

Serravalle Scrivia (Italy) Nov 20: Russia's national football team has defeated San Marino 5:0 in a guest match in the...

Mauricio Pochettino sacked by Tottenham Hotspur

Mauricio Pochettino sacked by Tottenham Hotspur

London (UK) Nov 20: Mauricio Pochettino has been sacked by Tottenham Hotspur just six months after leading the club to...

B.C.'s Scott Mathieson spent 8 years playing pro ball in Japan, hopes to end career at Tokyo Olympics

B.C.'s Scott Mathieson spent 8 years playing pro...

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 20: When pitcher Scott Mathieson announced his retirement from professional baseball last month, he was already...

Former Patriots star Rob Gronkowski says football 'always an option,' but not in '19

Former Patriots star Rob Gronkowski says football 'always...

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 20: Rob Gronkowski still has football on his mind, but the retired All-Pro tight end has...

NHL renames top GM award in honour of late Jim Gregory

NHL renames top GM award in honour of...

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 20: The NHL is renaming its award for the season's top general manager to the Jim...

Harvard Crimson basketball team sprinkled with red and white

Harvard Crimson basketball team sprinkled with red and...

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 20: When Canadian Danilo Djuricic made the choice to pursue both academics and basketball at prestigious...

Grey Cup organizers confident game will approach sellout

Grey Cup organizers confident game will approach sellout

Calgary (Canada) Nov 20: Grey Cup Festival organizers say they aren't worried Sunday's game has yet to sell out.

Ticats' Lawrence says things 'all good' with Bombers' Collaros after controversial hit

Ticats' Lawrence says things 'all good' with Bombers'...

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 20: For the first time since a controversial play in the CFL season opener, Hamilton Tiger-Cats...

TFC escapes unscathed as Miami, Nashville load up at MLS expansion draft

TFC escapes unscathed as Miami, Nashville load up...

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 20: Toronto FC went unscathed in Tuesday's MLS expansion draft while the Montreal Impact traded away...

With Hockey Hall inductions done, let's argue over next year's class: Pizzo

With Hockey Hall inductions done, let's argue over...

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 20: Hockey fans love to debate (argue?) Sports bars everywhere are filled with exclamations like "Are you...

What constitutes offside? NHL GMs to re-examine confusing rule at annual meetings

What constitutes offside? NHL GMs to re-examine confusing...

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 20: The NHL is going to take another run at tweaking its offside rule.

NHL scoring is up again and that's leading to other fun things

NHL scoring is up again and that's leading...

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 20: Here's what you need to know right now from the world of sports: The NHL season...

Pospisil, Shapovalov engineer Canada's historic win over U.S. at Davis Cup

Pospisil, Shapovalov engineer Canada's historic win over U.S....

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 20: Canada is heading to the quarter-finals at the inaugural Davis Cup Finals after sweeping a pair...

Ron MacLean says he doesn't believe Don Cherry is racist

Ron MacLean says he doesn't believe Don Cherry...

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 20: Days after addressing Don Cherry's dismissal during a "Hockey Night in Canada" broadcast, sports broadcaster Ron...

Don Cherry says Sportsnet made it 'impossible' for him to clarify his Coach's Corner comments

Don Cherry says Sportsnet made it 'impossible' for...

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 20: With his weekly TV platform gone, Don Cherry entered the podcast world on Tuesday, saying Sportsnet...

Bombers, Ticats arrive in Calgary seeking 1st Grey Cup title this century

Bombers, Ticats arrive in Calgary seeking 1st Grey...

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 20: A long Grey Cup drought is about to end.The Winnipeg Blue Bombers last hoisted the CFL's...

Russian tennis player Khachanov says Davis Cup opening tie against Croatia was tough

Russian tennis player Khachanov says Davis Cup opening...

Moscow (Russia) Nov 19: Russian tennis player Karen Khachanov has described the opening tie against Croatia at the inaugural Davis...