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Scott Stinson: LIV Golf set for Year Two, but Saudi-funded league remains a curious business - Instead of breeding familiarity, its schedule will unfold in fits and starts. Even those who are interested in watching it will go weeks without the opportunity to do so

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World track body proposal: No ban on transgender athletes

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Brooke Henderson, the winningest golfer in Canadian history, has only won $10.8M in career

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Scott Stinson: Brooke Henderson, Canada's quiet superstar, begins another LPGA season with a win

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Scott Stinson: Raptors approach trade deadline. The Blow It Up chorus has never been stronger

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Conference Championship Sunday: Visiting 'dog, home fave will emerge to play for Super Bowl -- SAN FRANCISCO 49ERS (15-4) AT PHILADELPHIA EAGLES (15-3) LINE: Philadelphia -2.5

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Sabres vs Jets Odds, Picks, and Predictions Tonight: Back Buffalo on the Road Again -- The Buffalo Sabres and the Winnipeg Jets square off at Canada Life Centre on Thursday night for the second and final meeting between the teams this season.

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Blackhawks vs Flames Odds, Picks, and Predictions Tonight: Hawks Get Set Ablaze -- Tonight sees a Western Conference tilt with the Pacific Division's Calgary Flames hosting the Central Division's Chicago Blackhawks.

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Blue Jackets vs Oilers Odds, Picks, and Predictions Tonight: Laine Leaves His Mark -- The Edmonton Oilers are riding a six-game winning streak but aren't making things easy on bettors tonight as they are heavy -400 home favorites vs. the Columbus Blue Jackets.

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Rangers vs Maple Leafs Odds, Picks, and Predictions Tonight: Another Busy Night for Nylander -- The Toronto Maple Leafs welcome the New York Rangers to Scotiabank Arena tonight, as the home side will look to snap a 1-5 SU stretch vs the Metro team as a -160 favorite.

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Winnipeg Jets can't get it done against Buffalo Sabres -- If there was such thing as a coach's cam in the NHL, you wouldn't have had to watch the Winnipeg Jets play on Thursday night.

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JETS NOTES: Coach covets Logan Stanley's size, even when it lands defenceman in penalty box -- Returning to the lineup for the first time in 23 games, Winnipeg Jets defenceman Logan Stanley made an immediate statement on Tuesday in Nashville.

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Harvey-Pinard's two goals can't help Canadiens snap retro jersey curse -- Montreal now 0-6 wearing their blue sweaters after falling 4-3 in overtime to the Red Wings Thursday night at the Bell Centre.

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Oilers forward Ryan still has scoring magic -- JIM MATHESON

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GARRIOCH: Anton Forsberg will have a busy weekend with no timetable for Cam Talbot's return -- Anton Forsberg will be busy before the Ottawa Senators take a lengthy break next week.

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Scott Stinson: With relatively small signing, Toronto Blue Jays show intent to spend big -- Brandon Belt's reported US$9.3-million salary is the kind of deal that a team being cautious about its payroll just doesn't make

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Scott Stinson: The Blue Jays can improve, but in baseball playoff success is far from guaranteed -- On the eve of this year's short-lived playoff run, manager John Schneider described his team as 'tremendously excited, tremendously prepared, tremendously confident'

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Scott Stinson: Toronto Blue Jays return to the playoffs, and are facing elimination in a hurry -- If the Jays expected to loosen up for a couple innings before getting down to business, the Mariners had other ideas

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Scott Stinson: As Blue Jays begin wild-card playoffs, Jose Berrios looms as a possible wild card -- In baseball's tightly packed new playoff format, Berrios could yet play a huge role for the Blue Jays in this post-season

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Home run! Aaron Judge hits 62nd homer, breaking 61-year AL record -- The Yankee slugger's historic hit broke the AL record set by Roger Maris in 1961

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Scott Stinson: Kyrie Irving has apologized, but he'll still remain a hero on one side of the culture wars -- Irving's Instagram page is full of responses that praise him for 'speaking out against the Jews'

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Scott Stinson: Kyrie Irving is back playing basketball for the Brooklyn Nets. But what's next? -- Days after Irving's latest self-created bit of drama, one which NBA observers thought might cost him his US$36-million-a-year job, all parties instead seem intent on hoping it all goes away

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Scott Stinson: The Toronto Raptors open with a win, and evidence of the team they can be -- The NBA's East is deep enough that Toronto won't be able to cruise to a playoff spot. They need results amid all of Nurse's fiddling

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Scott Stinson: Toronto Raptors begin new season, and next step in their grand basketball experiment -- The Raptors should be good, but only the most optimistic of supporters would forecast greatness in the coming season

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Bill Russell, NBA great and Celtics legend, dies at 88 -- A Hall of Famer, five-time Most Valuable Player and 12-time All-Star, Russell in 1980 was voted the greatest player in the NBA history by basketball writers

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Scott Stinson: Tom Brady's very strange year ends in a very non-Brady fashion -- Brady would spend much of the game missing open throws, or dumping it off under pressure, and occasionally bouncing a ball off the turf

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Scott Stinson: A tragedy, a remarkable recovery, and now the Buffalo Bills return to the playoffs -- This is a franchise that has suffered a lot. But the Bills are the favourites now, even for those who don't believe in karma

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Bills' Damar Hamlin released from Buffalo hospital just over a week after cardiac arrest -- Life-saving procedures performed by Bills trainers on the field in Cincinnati during the first quarter of the Jan. 2 game helped Hamlin reach intensive care at UCMC last week

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'Keep praying for me!': NFL player Damar Hamlin speaks out for the first time since cardiac arrest -- Doctors from the University of Cincinnati Medical Center said it appears Damar's 'neurological condition and function is intact'

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Scott Stinson: After Damar Hamlin's frightening collapse, the NFL quickly moves on -- His recovery allows everyone to skip past the part where all of this would almost certainly still be happening even if he remained unconscious and in distress

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Ryan Reynolds' Wrexham try to conjure up FA Cup magic while Premier League clubs struggle with the choice of winning a trophy or staying in the big leagues -- Another Premier League pause this weekend as the FA Cup takes centre stage again. With the World Cup interrupting the season, the interminable international breaks and now domestic cups, the league has been in stuttering shape all season.

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Dani Alves jailed in Spain for alleged sexual assault -- BARCELONA, Spain — Dani Alves, one of soccer's most successful and charismatic players, was arrested Friday after being accused of sexually assaulting a woman in Spain. The veteran Brazilian right back was taken to a prison near Barcelona in a police van after a judge denied him bail.

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Emotional disgraced soccer coach admits to 'big mistake' over 2012 tweet -- Sandro Grande was fired one day after CF Montréal hired him as head coach for its reserve team

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CHAPMAN: Manchester City manager takes blame for team losing their Pep -- For the last five Premier League seasons, it has been Liverpool and Manchester City at the top of the table. City won the title in four of five of those seasons, although two of those wins were by just a single point.

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Ronaldo, Messi roll back the years in nine-goal thriller -- RIYADH — Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi transported fans back in time to the heyday of their storied rivalry, as both forwards got on the scoresheet in an exhibition match on Thursday before Hugo Ekitike earned 10-man PSG a 5-4 win over the Riyadh Season Team.

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Scott Stinson: The year that a Saudi-backed league that no one watches blew up golf -- For all of the controversy and attention that PGA-rival LIV generated, it hasn't demonstrated yet that there's an audience for its events

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Tiger Woods trolls Greg Norman, LIV Golf before historic British Open -- 'Greg has done some things that I don't think are in the best interest of our game'

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Scott Stinson: RBC Canadian Open was a smash-hit for the PGA Tour, but Saudi-backed rival league looms -- The LIV Golf money is nuts, and it's fair to wonder how many more top players could yet decide that it is too rich to pass up

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'We wish him well': RBC ends sponsorship of Dustin Johnson over golf tournament controversy -- RBC is also ending its sponsorship agreement with golf champion Graeme McDowell, who will also play in the LIV event

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Tiger Woods tees off at the Masters with bettors standing to win millions if he defies odds -- Just 14 months ago, doctors were considering whether to amputate Woods' right leg after a crash

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Scott Stinson: The Slams begin, with Canadians looking to make more tennis history -- There are seven Canadians in the singles at the Australian Open. The question is no longer whether Canada will have a breakthrough, but what the season's milestones will be

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Scott Stinson: After Canada's historic Davis Cup win, Vasek Pospisil says pressure made him play better -- 'The last four or five years we felt like we had a real shot at winning and we got closer and closer and it was definitely a dream that was there'

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Scott Stinson: Canadian tennis having a moment again, as big guns head to tournament finals -- Fernandez and Andreescu give Canada never-before-seen depth at the Billie Jean King Cup, especially when backstopped by the doubles talent of Dabrowski

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'I am not retired': Serena's grand exit from tennis may not be permanent -- 'You never know. I've learned in my career, never say never'

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Scott Stinson: After back-to-back tournament wins, is the Felix Auger-Aliassime breakthrough upon us? -- His back-to-back victories bring a larger question: Is the Felixassance finally upon us?

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