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Montreal Gazette - Sports

Cowan: Well-deserved victory lap for the Canadian women's soccer team -- Friendly match vs. New Zealand at Stade Saputo on Tuesday was a chance for young girls to see their heroes up close.

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Liveblog: Habs in Seattle for first crack at Kraken - Cedric Paquette returns to the lineup as the Canadiens play the expansion Seattle Kraken for the first time.

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Canadiens at Seattle Kraken: Five things you should know

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Montreal Canadiens change Indigenous land acknowledgement

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Montreal-based consortium one of three winners of NFL helmet safety challenge

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1 year ago

By the numbers: Struggling Suzuki should benefit from new linemates -- Adding Brendan Gallagher's net-crashing and defensive acumen along with Mike Hoffman's shot should help Suzuki's line finish more plays.

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Cowan: Four-game West Coast trip could make or break Canadiens -- It's still early in the season, but Habs have dug themselves a pretty big hole with 1-5-0 start.

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Todd: Overdue win gives Habs faithful something to cheer about -- Have the Montreal Canadiens ever been in more desperate need of a win?

4 hours ago

JONES: Edmonton Oilers hot on the dot to start the season -- It's not a sexy stat but it's helping create a very sexy team

9 hours ago

Evan Bouchard has been surprise of Oilers early going with his ice-time -- There was no foreshadowing that Bouchard, who played 14 games last season, spending weeks on the taxi-squad, would be Nurse's partner five-on-five, either

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Was four-day break good or bad for 5-0 Edmonton Oilers? -- After winning three games in four nights to improve to 5-0, taking advantage of a four-day break in the schedule by spending two extra days in the desert oasis made perfect sense for the Edmonton Oilers

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Evan Bouchard has been surprise of Oiler early going with his ice-time -- There was no foreshadowing that Bouchard, who played 14 games last season, spending weeks on the taxi-squad, would be Nurse's partner five-on-five, either

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Montreal's St-Juste relishes chance to face yet another superstar NFL QB -- 'That's how you get better, by going against the top competition,' Washington rookie cornerback says.

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With Stanback running, Shiltz passing and Lewis catching, Als continue winning -- Montreal has now defeated every team in the East division.

2 days ago

William Stanback runs roughshod over Argos as Alouettes win fourth straight -- CFL's rushing leader gains 203 yards on 24 carries as Montreal wins 37-16, moving into a first-place tie with Toronto atop the East Division.

3 days ago

Inside the CFL: A teacher in off-season, Wieneke is schooling CFL DBs -- Alouettes' top receiver ranks No. 2 overall in the CFL, has a league-leading eight TDs and is becoming renowned for highlight-reel catches.

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Man U's Solskjaer survives storm of criticism after Liverpool crushing -- United is focused on fixing the problems with the team's performances and results

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VAN DIEST: Canadian women's soccer team back for Celebration Tour encore -- Canada will play New Zealand again Tuesday (7 p.m. ET) at the Stade Saputo in Montreal after beating the Football Ferns 5-1 in Ottawa on Saturday in the first game of the two-game Celebration Tour

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CF Montréal denied win as Toronto FC's Altidore scores last-minute goal -- The draw saw Montreal drop below the playoff line and into eighth place in the Eastern Conference.

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Club de Foot Montréal

9 months ago

Successful championship homecoming for Canadian women's soccer team -- Canada defeated New Zealand 5-1 at TD Place Stadium in Ottawa on Saturday afternoon in the first of two Celebration Tour games welcoming the Tokyo Olympic champions home

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Cape crusade has Maier climbing MLB draft ladder but opting to leave UBC T-Birds -- Super-season in storied summer loop leads to righty pitcher Adam Maier from North Van transferring to Oregon.

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TELECOMIC-TRAGEDY: What does Edward Rogers fiasco mean for Toronto sports? -- There are, broadly speaking, two types of major-sports owners. There are the billionaires, who either own clubs as part of their own vast wealth or assemble a group of like-minded pals to help them do it.

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Golden performance by Saints' baseball team while softball squad claims silver -- It was a golden performance by the St. Clair Saints' baseball team while the softball squad earned a silver medal at the OCAA championships on Saturday.

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Braves advance to World Series with Game 6 win over Dodgers -- The Atlanta Braves rode Eddie Rosario's heroics all the way to the World Series, finishing off the Los Angeles Dodgers with a 4-2 victory at home Saturday in Game 6 of the National League Championship Series.

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Yordan Alvarez, Astros overpower Red Sox, seal World Series bid -- Yordan Alvarez continued his triumphant return from double knee surgery to allow the Houston Astros to step foot in the World Series for the third time in five years.

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Raptors notes: The game has changed VanVleet says .... Gimme's aren't so automatic ... What about Malachi? -- The NBA made the laudable move this season to take out the abrupt or non-basketball moves that were previously rewarded with trips to the free throw line.

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DeRozan takes control down stretch denying Raptors first home win -- That first home win is proving to be a tough get for the Raptors.

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Protesters show support for Kyrie Irving's vaccine stance ahead of Nets game -- Protesters scaled barricades and pushed toward the doors of the Brooklyn Nets' home arena on Sunday in support of NBA All-Star Kyrie Irving, who cannot join the team as he has chosen not to get vaccinated against COVID-19.

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Siakam absence leaves a real hole in Raptors offence -- The answer to a lot of what ails the Raptors sits on their bench night after night.

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Laval's Leylah Annie Fernandez reaches round of 16 at Indian Wells -- The U.S. Open finalist will now face American Shelby Rogers.

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Canadian Andreescu holds off Riske in Indian Wells return -- Defending women's champion Bianca Andreescu earned a hard-fought 7-6 (2), 5-7, 6-2 win over American Alison Riske on her return to the Indian Wells tournament on Saturday.

15 days ago

Laval's Leylah Fernandez wins Indian Wells opener over France's Alize Cornet -- Emma Raducanu, who rose to tennis stardom after a stunning run to the U.S. Open championship last month, lost her first match as a Grand Slam champion on Friday.

17 days ago

Home sweet home for budding tennis stars Fernandez, Auger-Aliassime -- Both players express fondness for Montreal after charming New York crowds during memorable U.S. Open runs.

1 month ago

Pat Hickey: Raducanu dashes Fernandez's U.S. Open title hopes -- The teenagers — Leylah Annie Fernandez celebrated her 19th birthday Monday and Emma Raducanu is 18 — delighted the crowds in the Big Apple as they left a parade of seeded players in their wake to reach the final.

1 month ago

Hole-in-one report: Senior caps season by draining ace, shooting age -- Joe Smith finished the local golf season on a heck of a high note. During his last round of 2021 at his home hangout of Turner Valley, Smith found the flag-stick on No. 5 for his fourth career hole-in-one. That 133-yard humdinger — a superb six-iron from 133 yards away — propelled the smooth-swinging senior to a personal-best score through nine holes and, with a total tally of 81, he fired his age for the first time. That's another sweet feat.

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Hole-in-one report: Aces continue to fall as golf season winds down -- The leaves are now flying, but the aces are still dropping too. Congrats to these Calgary-area sharpshooters, who will each have a heck of a golf story to tell their friends through the winter months ...

23 days ago

AROUND THE GREENS: Remembering Bob Wylie, 'a supreme swinger of the golf club' -- There's no such thing as a perfect golf swing.

1 month ago

Hole-in-one report: Golfer drains ace during ironman challenge at D'Arcy Ranch -- If you've ever played in an ironman tournament, you know that the turf-care staffers are determined to find the most difficult, sometimes absolutely absurd, pin positions on each green. And usually, they'll walk the tee-blocks as far back as possible. Apparently, the maintenance maestros at D'Arcy Ranch couldn't make No. 12 too tough for Steve Hanline. He aced that test in the annual ironman event at the Okotoks gem, hammering a four-iron from 190 yards away.

1 month ago

Calgary-born du Toit captures ATB Financial Classic crown -- Jared du Toit had a good look at the names etched on the trophy he hoisted Sunday afternoon at Country Hills Golf Club.

1 month ago

Verstappen holds off Hamilton to double his F1 lead; Stroll in 12th -- Red Bull's Max Verstappen doubled his lead in the Formula One world championship to 12 points after holding off charging title rival Lewis Hamilton to win the U.S. Grand Prix in Austin, Tex., on Sunday. Lance Stroll of Montreal finished in 12th place.

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Formula One: Verstappen on pole; Montreal's Lance Stroll to start 13th in Texas -- Red Bull's Formula One championship leader Max Verstappen secured pole position for the U.S. Grand Prix in the dying seconds on Saturday as Mercedes title rival Lewis Hamilton had to settle for second.

2 days ago

Verstappen retakes F1 lead after finishing second in Turkish GP; Stroll in 9th -- Max Verstappen played down his Formula One championship advantage on Sunday and said his Red Bull team needed to find more pace to fend off Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes in the last six races of the season. Lance Stroll of Montreal finished in 9th place.

15 days ago

Lewis Hamilton vows maximum attack from 11th on the grid at Turkish Grand Prix -- The Mercedes driver was quickest in qualifying, but a 10-place penalty for exceeding his season's engine allocation, left the Briton with plenty of overtaking to do in the race. Lance Stroll of Montreal is starting eighth.

16 days ago

Hamilton goes back on top with his 100th F1 win; Stroll finishes 11th -- Lewis Hamilton became the first Formula One driver to win 100 grands prix with a dramatic rain-assisted victory in Russia that sent the Mercedes driver two points clear in the championship on Sunday. Lance Stroll of Montreal was in 11th place.

29 days ago