Page Updated: Monday, January 24, 2022 9:02 PM ET

National Post - Sports

TRAIKOS: Maybe Jordan Subban wasn't the victim of a racial gesture. But that's not the point -- I've watched — and re-watched — the video of Jacob Panetta shrugging his shoulders towards Jordan Subban during an ECHL game on the weekend many times in the past 48 hours.

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'Almost unfathomable': Flames marvel at Yandle's achievement as NHL's new ironman -- It's an incredible feat.

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Beijing the first Winter Olympics host to rely entirely on artificial snow - Experts worry that the push to transform Zhangjiakou will worsen the region's severe water scarcity, which ranks among the worst in the country

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Olympics-Beijing Games had 72 COVID cases, none athletes, among early arrivals

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Stephen Bronfman upset after MLB rejects Tampa's plan to split games with Montreal

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Jamaican four-man bobsled team qualifies for Winter Olympics for first time in 24 years

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Novak Djokovic sponsor Lacoste to review Australian events 'as soon as possible'

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NFL PLAYOFF PICKS: Tennessee Titans will show why they're the top seed in the AFC -- The lines are from covers.com and the home teams are in CAPs.

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BRENNAN'S BETS: King Henry rules, Rodgers finally beats Niners when it matters, Rams pull off the upset and bettors on Bills win in another heartbreak for Buffalo -- BENGALS 11-7 at TITANS 12-5

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NFL WILD-CARD PICKS: The Cinderella Raiders could keep on dancing -- The lines are from covers.com and the home teams in CAPs.

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BRENNAN'S BETS: Bank on the Bills, Eagles cover, Niners, Steelers, Cards pull off upsets -- RAIDERS 10-7 AT BENGALS 10-7

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Kryk's picks for NFL Week 18 -- They say it's not how you start, but how you finish. If only.

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GAME NIGHT: Jets take on Panthers in first home games in month -- FLORIDA PANTHERS (28-9-5) at WINNIPEG JETS (17-14-7)

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Canucks' Elias Pettersson needs to take his best shot(s), says coach Boudreau -- Recent offensive spurt, playing at higher confidence and engagement level suggest struggling star has turned a corner, and his practice habits are helping

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Maple Leafs' John Tavares on racism in hockey: "We have a lot of work to do ... to make a difference" -- Before taking questions from media on Monday, Maple Leafs captain John Tavares had something to say.

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MLB locks out players after failing to reach new deal -- Among the main problem areas, media reports said, were owners and players not agreeing on service time toward free agency, playoff expansion, a luxury tax and possible salary floor, and several proposed rule changes

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Scott Stinson: As potential MLB lockout looms, spend-happy owners will have hard time pleading poverty -- What the players see are teams owned by billionaires, or billion-dollar conglomerates, which have figured out how to capitalize on a system that provides them massively discounted labour for years

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Scott Stinson: Another World Series, and more proof that baseball has a long-game problem -- Major League Baseball must realize that its attempts to speed up the game in recent years have failed miserably

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Scott Stinson: Tampa Bay Rays are still acting like spending half the year in Montreal is a good idea -- The most likely explanation for the Rays pushing ahead with a plan that has obvious and glaring flaws is that they don't actually expect it to happen

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Montreal Canadiens sponsor Crypto.com buys naming rights to L.A.'s Staples Center -- The estimated USD$700 million sponsorship spans 20 years, and the name change will go into effect Dec. 25

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'A slap on the wrist': Kareem Abdul-Jabbar's son gets six months in prison for stabbing -- The light sentence given to Adam Abdul-Jabbar 'is an absolute miscarriage of justice,' District Attorney Todd Spitzer complained

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Scott Stinson: The Raptors were back in Toronto. For a night, that was all that mattered -- After 600 days without an NBA game in Toronto, the crowd was just desperate to cheer for someone in a Raptors uniform

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Scott Stinson: Toronto Raptors have high expectations of themselves, even if no one else does -- The team is going to try to win in a different manner now, which is what you do when you lack an obvious All-NBA talent

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Report: Unvaccinated NBA players breaching Toronto quarantine laws could face criminal charges -- Per Canada's Quarantine Act, violations could lead up to six months in prison and/or $750k in fines

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O.J. Simpson a 'completely free man' after winning early release from parole -- Simpson served nine years in a Nevada prison for robbery and kidnapping in 2008

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Former NFL player who killed six people suffered from severe CTE similar to Aaron Hernandez, coroner says -- Dr. Ann McKee, director of the CTE Center at Boston University, examined the brain of Phillip Adams and concluded he suffered from Stage 2 CTE

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Scott Stinson: Another Grey Cup week for Randy Ambrosie, another promised 'new beginning' for CFL -- Ambrosio's strategy has seen the league recruit players from lands hither and yon — and forced CFL teams to put them on their rosters

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Scott Stinson: Jeremiah Masoli's teammates have praise, sympathy for benched Tiger-Cat quarterback -- Masoli was the starter when healthy in 2021, but after a rough game against Toronto he will now spend his second straight Grey Cup watching, at least to start, from the sidelines

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Scott Stinson: A home playoff defeat and another lost season for the Toronto Argonauts -- Hamilton made enough big plays to roar back to a 27-19 victory in a playoff game in which Toronto failed to find the end zone even once

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CHAPMAN: Games in hand causing chaos in Premier League races -- The impact of COVID-19 on the English Premier League this season has been devastating and ongoing.

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Brazil's Pele returns to hospital for tumour treatment checkup -- SAO PAULO — Brazilian soccer great Pele has returned to hospital for a routine checkup, his business's manager told Reuters on Thursday, as he undergoes treatment after having a colon tumour removed last year.

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VAN DIEST: Canada goalkeeper Stephanie Labbe to retire this spring -- Fresh off being named a finalist for the FIFA female goalkeeper of the year, and with an Olympic gold medal in her pocket to go with the bronze won in 2016, Labbe is calling it a career

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VAN DIEST: Christine Sinclair honoured at The Best FIFA Football Awards -- It was about time soccer's world governing body did the same, giving Sinclair a special honour at The Best FIFA Award Show broadcast from Zurich, Switzerland on Monday

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Real Salt Lake sign MLS' youngest-ever player, 14-year-old Axel Kei -- Step aside Freddy Adu. Major League Soccer has a new youngest-ever player.

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Tiger Woods and son ride 11 straight birdies to finish second to John Daly and son at PNC Championship -- Tiger more than delivered in his highly-anticipated return to competitive golf after a February car accident nearly cost him his leg, and was all smiles but fatigued afterward

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Olympic golf getting sweaty: Lexi Thompson's caddie exits with heat issues in opening round -- American stalwart Lexi Thompson, one of the pre-tournament favourites, was left without her regular caddie Jack Fulghum after he couldn't continue due to the heat

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Olympic golf: American Schauffele surges to lead with 63; Canadians have work to do -- With a hotel misadventure on Wednesday night prior to an opening round 68 that included a power failure, stifling heat, and very little rest, Xander Schauffele was very happy to wake up rested

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Canadian Conners makes a hole-in-one at Masters -- Conners is right in the hunt for the green jacket

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Scott Stinson: Tiger Woods and the short distance between sports immortal and all-too-human -- No one has been hyped like Tiger Woods. And, somehow, he lived up to it. Until 2008

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Djokovic held in detention hotel as he fights deportation from Australia -- Family in Serbia rallies for support as worldwide reaction draws attention to the politics surrounding sports in the pandemic

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Australia denies entry to Novak Djokovic and his vaccine exemption -- The world's No. 1 ranked men's tennis player was denied entry to compete in the Australian Open ostensibly because of an error with his visa application

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Scott Stinson: The thrilling run of Leylah Fernandez comes to an end with a loss in historic U.S. Open final -- Before a ball was hit on Saturday, it had already been a tournament for Fernandez for which there really aren't enough positive adjectives

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Scott Stinson: Canada's Leylah Fernandez reaches U.S. Open final, will play Britain's teen star -- It was a display of guile and skill that utterly belies her age — she just turned 19 on Monday — and inexperience

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