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Montreal Alouettes face B.C. Lions minus head coach Khari Jones in COVID-19 isolation

Montreal Alouettes face B.C. Lions minus head coach Khari Jones in COVID-19 isolation

MONTREAL — With head coach Khari Jones in COVID-19 isolation, the Montreal Alouettes' play-calling Saturday will be by committee led by Andre Bolduc. The Alouettes (2-2) are at home to the B.C. Lions (3-2) minus Jones.
Elks quarterback Taylor Cornelius gets first CFL start in absence of injured Harris

Elks quarterback Taylor Cornelius gets first CFL start in absence of injured Harris

EDMONTON — It's baptism by fire for Edmonton Elks quarterback Taylor Cornelius on Saturday. Cornelius makes his first CFL start at home against the league-leading Winnipeg Blue Bombers (5-1).
Kane says he didn't know in 2010 about assault allegations

Kane says he didn't know in 2010 about assault allegations

CHICAGO — Blackhawks star Patrick Kane said Friday he has participated in the investigation into allegations that a then-assistant coach sexually assaulted two players in 2010, adding that he did not know anything happened at the time.

Ontario Hockey League approves sale of Guelph Storm to Feldberg, Bly

GUELPH, Ont. — The sale of the Guelph Storm to Toronto businessmen Joel Feldberg and Jeffrey Bly has been approved by the Ontario Hockey League.
Toronto FC looks to live up to expectations as Nashville SC comes to town

Toronto FC looks to live up to expectations as Nashville SC comes to town

TORONTO — It has been an almost weekly occurrence this season. Rival coaches kill Toronto FC with kindness ahead of games and then watch their team hand TFC more heartache on the field. This Saturday, it's Nashville SC's turn.
Germany, Portugal attack plans for 2-year soccer WCup cycle

Germany, Portugal attack plans for 2-year soccer WCup cycle

FRANKFURT — The German and Portuguese soccer federations issued strong critiques of plans to hold the men's World Cup every two years, warning Friday it means players risk more injuries and that women's competitions will be overshadowed.
Payton: Saints to spend Week 3 at TCU, then return home.

Payton: Saints to spend Week 3 at TCU, then return home.

NEW ORLEANS — The New Orleans Saints have decided to continue practicing at TCU next week in preparation for their Week 3 game at New England before returning to their New Orleans-area headquarters in Week 4, when they will host the New York Giants i
Former Ottawa Senators centre Zack Smith retiring from NHL

Former Ottawa Senators centre Zack Smith retiring from NHL

OTTAWA — Zack Smith has decided to retire from the NHL. The Ottawa Senators confirmed the 33-year-old centre is hanging up his skates on the team's social media channels Friday.
Ex-teammate pleads not guilty to killing Miami football star

Ex-teammate pleads not guilty to killing Miami football star

MIAMI (AP) — A former University of Miami football player pleaded not guilty on Friday to charges of killing a teammate outside a South Florida apartment complex in 2006.
Montreal gets 2022 NHL draft two years after 2020 event went virtual due to COVID-19

Montreal gets 2022 NHL draft two years after 2020 event went virtual due to COVID-19

NEW YORK — Montreal will host another NHL draft a little later than originally planned. The Canadiens will stage the 2022 event at the Bell Centre more than two years after the 2020 draft was moved to a virtual format due to the COVID-19 pandemic.