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Yamamoto already comfortable with Oilers linemates Draisaitl and Nugent-Hopkins

Yamamoto already comfortable with Oilers linemates Draisaitl and Nugent-Hopkins

TORONTO — The way Kailer Yamamoto laughs and jokes around with his teammates in the Edmonton Oilers locker room, you'd think he was a seasoned NHL veteran.
Nashville Predators fire coach Peter Laviolette

Nashville Predators fire coach Peter Laviolette

Nashville general manager David Poile thought he made the key moves to win the Stanley Cup.
Father says teen hockey player paralyzed by on-ice collision inspired by support

Father says teen hockey player paralyzed by on-ice collision inspired by support

WINNIPEG — The father of a junior hockey player left paralysed after an on-ice collision says the 19-year-old has been inspired by the outpouring of support he's received from the hockey community across the country. "Humanity is astounding.
Arsenal beats Leeds 1-0 to reach FA Cup fourth round

Arsenal beats Leeds 1-0 to reach FA Cup fourth round

LONDON — Reiss Nelson secured Arsenal's passage to the FA Cup fourth round by sealing a 1-0 victory over Leeds after the English Premier League side was initially outplayed by the second-tier opponent on Monday.
Canadian players return home from world juniors after winning gold

Canadian players return home from world juniors after winning gold

TORONTO — Canada captain Barrett Hayton had the honour of being the first to raise the world junior championship trophy before letting his teammates have their turn.
Hockey fan, 8, gets birthday cake with Maple Leaf Foods logo by mistake

Hockey fan, 8, gets birthday cake with Maple Leaf Foods logo by mistake

MONTREAL — A young Toronto Maple Leafs fan got a big letdown Saturday when a bakery mix-up left him with a birthday cake honouring a packaged meat company instead of his favourite team.
Yamaguchi can earn $9.15M over 2 years with Blue Jays

Yamaguchi can earn $9.15M over 2 years with Blue Jays

TORONTO — Pitcher Shun Yamaguchi is guaranteed $6.35 million as part of his two-year contract with the Toronto Blue Jays, a deal that allows the 32-year-old right-hander to earn $9.15 million if he pitches at least 170 innings per season.
Former CFL star receiver Reggie Begelton signs deal with Green Bay Packers

Former CFL star receiver Reggie Begelton signs deal with Green Bay Packers

GREEN BAY, Wis. — Reggie Begelton is a Green Bay Packer. The former Calgary Stampeders star receiver signed a reserve/future deal with Green Bay on Monday.
B.C. Lions lead coach Rick Campbell unveils his 2020 coaching staff

B.C. Lions lead coach Rick Campbell unveils his 2020 coaching staff

VANCOUVER — B.C. Lions head coach Rick Campbell has settled on a staff for 2020. Campbell, who the Lions hired in December to replace the departed DeVone Claybrooks, unveiled his staff for the upcoming season.
CFL unveils Ontario businessmen as new Montreal Alouettes owners after

CFL unveils Ontario businessmen as new Montreal Alouettes owners after

MONTREAL — The lengthy Montreal Alouettes ownership saga that ended abruptly on Monday began with a conversation at a Grey Cup party in late November.