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Rattie notches hat trick, Talbot gets shutout as Oilers silence Canucks 6-0

Rattie notches hat trick, Talbot gets shutout as Oilers silence Canucks 6-0

EDMONTON — Right wing was considered a weakness for the Edmonton Oilers heading into this season, but the trio of Ty Rattie, Jesse Puljujarvi and Kailer Yamamoto seem to be defying that prediction in pre-season play.
Roberto Osuna booed, John Gibbons cheered as Astros top Blue Jays 4-1

Roberto Osuna booed, John Gibbons cheered as Astros top Blue Jays 4-1

TORONTO — Roberto Osuna and John Gibbons were both integral parts of the Toronto Blue Jays' runs to the American League Championship Series in 2015 and 2016.
Whitecaps say firing coaching staff before season's end gives them a jump on next year

Whitecaps say firing coaching staff before season's end gives them a jump on next year

VANCOUVER — The Vancouver Whitecaps say they are not giving up on this season despite firing their head coach with five games to go.
Teenage midfielder Ballou Tabla commits to play for Canada, says he can't wait

Teenage midfielder Ballou Tabla commits to play for Canada, says he can't wait

The future of the Canadian men's soccer team got a little brighter Tuesday with news that teenager Ballou Tabla has committed to Canada.

Angels' Shohei Ohtani to have Tommy John surgery in October

ANAHEIM, Calif. — Los Angeles Angels two-way rookie Shohei Ohtani will have Tommy John surgery next week. The Angels confirmed Ohtani's long-expected decision on elbow ligament replacement Tuesday. Dr.
Raptors forward Leonard 'feels great' after first 5-on-5 session since January

Raptors forward Leonard 'feels great' after first 5-on-5 session since January

BURNABY, B.C. — Kawhi Leonard leaned back against the gym wall Tuesday as Alex McKechnie, the Toronto Raptors' director of sports science, carefully wrapped Leonard's knees in preventative ice. Every camera in the gym captured the moment.

Nurse scores 18 as Canada downs France 71-60 at FIBA Women's World Cup

TENERIFE, Spain — Kia Nurse had a game-high 18 points and six assists as Canada earned a bye into the quarterfinals of the FIBA Women's World Cup with a come-from-behind 71-60 win over France on Tuesday.
Blue Jays pitcher Aaron Sanchez has surgery on right index finger

Blue Jays pitcher Aaron Sanchez has surgery on right index finger

TORONTO — Blue Jays pitcher Aaron Sanchez had surgery on his right index finger on Tuesday, officially bringing his disappointing season to an end.

Lions gear up for playoff drive by acquiring running back Sutton from Alouettes

VANCOUVER — The B.C. Lions have augmented their attack for a playoff push by acquiring running back Tyrell Sutton from Montreal. The Lions also acquired the Alouettes' third-round pick in the 2019 CFL draft, with B.C.

Bombers coach O'Shea says Bighill ready for Esks, doesn't rule out Harris

WINNIPEG — Blue Bombers head coach Mike O'Shea says he expects linebacker Adam Bighill to play when Winnipeg visits the Edmonton Eskimos on Saturday.