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ECHL's Brampton Beast fold after seven seasons, citing the pandemic

TORONTO — The Brampton Beast of the ECHL have folded, citing the global pandemic. The pro hockey team started in 2013 in the Central Hockey League, helping fill the void after the Ontario Hockey League's Brampton Battalion moved to North Bay.
CFL commissioner Ambrosie says league is committed to returning to play in 2021

CFL commissioner Ambrosie says league is committed to returning to play in 2021

TORONTO — Commissioner Randy Ambrosie says the CFL remains committed to returning in 2021, but is leaving the door wide open regarding exactly how that will look. The CFL didn't play in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
AP source: Eagles send Carson Wentz to Colts for draft picks

AP source: Eagles send Carson Wentz to Colts for draft picks

PHILADELPHIA — Carson Wentz helped steer the Philadelphia Eagles to the franchise’s only Super Bowl title and later received the richest contract in team history. He’s already gone before that deal even kicked in.
Toronto Blue Jays to play first two homestands at spring training facility in Florida

Toronto Blue Jays to play first two homestands at spring training facility in Florida

The Toronto Blue Jays are once again planning to play some home games south of the border. When — or if — they can return to Rogers Centre this season remains up in the air.

Canada's Eliot Grondin just misses podium at snowboard cross World Cup

SCHLADMING, Austria — Canada's Eliot Grondin finished fourth in a World Cup snowboard cross event on Thursday. The 19-year-old from Sainte-Marie, Que.

Canadian Bianca Andreescu loses in semifinals in Melbourne

Canada's Bianca Andreescu is out of the Phillip Island Trophy after a semifinal loss. The No. 2 seed from Mississauga, Ont., dropped a 6-7 (9), 6-2, 7-5 decision to No. 13 seed Marie Bouzkova of the Czech Republic on Friday.
Gut-Behrami wins again, edges Shiffrin in giant slalom

Gut-Behrami wins again, edges Shiffrin in giant slalom

CORTINA D'AMPEZZO, Italy — After going her entire career without a major championship title, Lara Gut-Behrami added a second gold medal to her burgeoning collection from this year's skiing world championships.

All slots are sold for 2021 $1-million Mohawk Million race for two-year-old trotters

Woodbine Entertainment says all slots for the 2021 Mohawk Million have been sold. The $1-million race for two-year-old trotters is slated for Sept. 25 at Woodbine Mohawk Park in Campbellville, Ont. The deadline to purchase one of nine slots Monday.

Oilers star Connor McDavid reaches 500 career points with assist in 369th game

EDMONTON — Oilers captain Connor McDavid joined an elite club Wednesday night, recording his 500th NHL point. Edmonton's star centre was quick to minimize the feat, however. “It’s a little milestone, I guess.
Boeser's three-point performance lifts Canucks to 5-1 win over Flames

Boeser's three-point performance lifts Canucks to 5-1 win over Flames

CALGARY — The Vancouver Canucks chased former goaltender Jacob Markstrom from the Calgary Flames net in a 5-1 win Wednesday. Brock Boeser had a goal and two assists for Vancouver (8-11-1), with Bo Horvat and J.