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Never mind the result: Game 2 proved Canadiens can hang with Tampa Bay Lightning

Never mind the result: Game 2 proved Canadiens can hang with Tampa Bay Lightning

TAMPA, Fla. — They may have lost the game, but the Montreal Canadiens found their collective game face Wednesday — and it turned out to be Brendan Gallagher's.
Davies, Akinola highlight Canada's Gold Cup squad, David among key omissions

Davies, Akinola highlight Canada's Gold Cup squad, David among key omissions

At just 20-years old, Alphonso Davies is already a CONCACAF Gold Cup veteran.

Coyotes hire junior, Hockey Canada veteran Tourigny has head coach

GLENDALE, Ariz. — The Arizona Coyotes have hired veteran NHL assistant and junior coach André Tourigny as head coach.
Montreal to host outdoor Canadiens games viewing after Bell Centre request denied

Montreal to host outdoor Canadiens games viewing after Bell Centre request denied

Montreal announced Thursday it will set up outdoor viewing parties to allow fans to watch the Canadiens play in the Stanley Cup final, a day after Quebec public health denied a request to allow more fans into the team's home arena.

Jonathan Sirois makes eight saves, Valour FC blanks HFX Wanderers FC 2-0

WINNIPEG — Andrew Jean-Baptiste scored in the 20th minute and Jonathan Sirois made eight saves as Valour FC blanked HFX Wanderers FC 2-0 on Wednesday in Canadian Premier League play.

Moore hits 3-run HR in 10th, Mariners beat Blue Jays 9-7

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Dylan Moore hit a three-run homer in the tenth inning and the Seattle Mariners held on after blowing two earlier leads to beat the Toronto Blue Jays 9-7 on Wednesday night.
Chris Paul leads Suns past Clippers 130-103, into NBA Finals

Chris Paul leads Suns past Clippers 130-103, into NBA Finals

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Chris Paul led the Phoenix Suns into their first NBA Finals in 28 years, beating the Los Angeles Clippers 130-103 on Wednesday night to close out the Western Conference finals in six games.
Canadiens expected to get Ducharme back behind bench for Game 3, down 2-0 to Bolts

Canadiens expected to get Ducharme back behind bench for Game 3, down 2-0 to Bolts

The Montreal Canadiens are heading home in search of their first win in the Stanley Cup final. And while they may not have permission for extra help in the stands, they are expected to have it behind their bench.
Tampa Bay Lightning wins 3-1 over Canadiens, take 2-0 series lead into Montreal

Tampa Bay Lightning wins 3-1 over Canadiens, take 2-0 series lead into Montreal

TAMPA, Fla. — Andrei Vasilevskiy turned away 42 shots Wednesday as the Tampa Bay Lightning eked out a 3-1 win over the rejuvenated Montreal Canadiens in a thrilling Game 2 of the Stanley Cup final.
Canada earns berth in semis at Olympic qualifying event with win over China

Canada earns berth in semis at Olympic qualifying event with win over China

VICTORIA — Canada earned a spot in the semifinals of a last-chance Olympic qualifying tournament with a dominant 109-79 win over China Wednesday.