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Hockey world paying tribute to the Great One's father, Walter Gretzky

Hockey world paying tribute to the Great One's father, Walter Gretzky

Walter Gretzky, a blue-collar symbol of a devoted hockey parent in a country filled with them, has died. Tributes poured in shortly after his son, hockey great Wayne Gretzky, confirmed the 82-year-old's death Thursday night.
NHL players voice support for launching women's pro league

NHL players voice support for launching women's pro league

Jason Spezza would have jumped at the opportunity to voice his support for women’s hockey even if he didn’t have four daughters growing up at home.
Toronto FC to make Orlando its temporary home until pandemic travel restrictions ease

Toronto FC to make Orlando its temporary home until pandemic travel restrictions ease

TORONTO — As expected, Toronto FC will join the Raptors and Blue Jays in Florida for the start of the Major League Soccer season.
Blackhawks' Seabrook calls it a career because of injury

Blackhawks' Seabrook calls it a career because of injury

Brent Seabrook gutted out injuries and played through pain to win the Stanley Cup three times for the Chicago Blackhawks and take home an Olympic gold medal with Team Canada. His physical style slowly took a toll and eventually ended his career.

Toronto Blue Jays crush Baltimore Orioles in spring-training action

DUNEDIN, Fla. — Prospect Josh Palacios had a home run, triple and double and ace Hyun Jin Ryu allowed one run in two innings in his spring-training debut as the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Baltimore Orioles 13-4 on Friday.
Affidavit: Man found Tiger Woods unconscious after SUV crash

Affidavit: Man found Tiger Woods unconscious after SUV crash

ROLLING HILLS ESTATES, Calif. — A man found Tiger Woods unconscious in a mangled SUV after the golf star crashed the vehicle in Southern California, authorities said in court documents obtained Friday.
Darryl Sutter has 'unfinished business' in return to Calgary Flames

Darryl Sutter has 'unfinished business' in return to Calgary Flames

CALGARY — The sting of defeat still smarts for Darryl Sutter. It's been nearly 17 years since he guided the Flames to the Stanley Cup final, only to lose to the Tampa Bay Lightning in a gutting seven-game series.
Former Toronto Argonauts lineman Chris Schultz remembered as a gentle giant

Former Toronto Argonauts lineman Chris Schultz remembered as a gentle giant

TORONTO — Friends and fans remembered Chris Schultz as a gentle giant, who became a respected TV and radio analyst after a successful playing career with the Dallas Cowboys and Toronto Argonauts. Schultz, a native of Burlington, Ont.
Women's world curling championship back on calendar, added to Calgary bubble

Women's world curling championship back on calendar, added to Calgary bubble

The 2021 world women's curling championship is back on the calendar. The event has been added to the list of bonspiels that will be held in the Calgary bubble at the Markin MacPhail Centre.
Canadian Corey Conners grabs lead after his second round at Bay Hill

Canadian Corey Conners grabs lead after his second round at Bay Hill

ORLANDO, Fla. — Canada's Corey Conners has the lead after the morning wave of the second round of the PGA Tour's Arnold Palmer Invitational. Conners, from Listowel, Ont., shot a 3-under 69 today and is 9 under for the tournament.