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Rookie Rowdy Tellez reunited with father after emotional Blue Jays debut

Rookie Rowdy Tellez reunited with father after emotional Blue Jays debut

TORONTO — Rowdy Tellez stood in the arrivals section of Toronto's Pearson International Airport past midnight, waiting to tell his dad Greg the great news: he'd hit a double in his first Major League at bat, driving in a run in the Blue Jays' 10-3 wi
Hall of famer Steve Nash changed game of basketball: high school coach

Hall of famer Steve Nash changed game of basketball: high school coach

VANCOUVER — When Steve Nash is inducted into basketball's Naismith Hall of Fame on Friday, his high school coach will be watching from Victoria, B.C., and beaming with pride.

Family: IndyCar's Robert Wickens broke neck and spinal cord

INDIANAPOLIS — IndyCar driver Robert Wickens fractured his spinal cord and neck, as well as seven other serious injuries, when he crashed at Pocono Raceway.
Amway founder and Magic owner Richard DeVos dies at age 92

Amway founder and Magic owner Richard DeVos dies at age 92

DETROIT — Billionaire Richard DeVos, co-founder of direct-selling giant Amway, owner of the Orlando Magic and father-in-law of Education Secretary Betsy DeVos, died Thursday. He was 92.

Canada surges into contention at world amateur men's team golf championships

MAYNOOTH, Ireland — Canada is just back of the leaders after an excellent second round at the world amateur men's team golf championships. Garrett Rank of Elmira, Ont., Joey Savoie of La Prairie, Que., and Hugo Bernard of Mont-Saint-Hilaire, Que.
James Neal brings scoring touch, playoff experience to Calgary Flames

James Neal brings scoring touch, playoff experience to Calgary Flames

CALGARY — James Neal knows a thing or two about long playoff runs. Mark Giordano hopes that knowledge rubs off on the Calgary Flames.
Rielly says Maple Leafs captaincy question not a topic among the players

Rielly says Maple Leafs captaincy question not a topic among the players

TORONTO — Morgan Rielly understands why the questions are asked. The Maple Leafs defenceman also wants to make it clear he's never heard the topic discussed inside Toronto's locker-room.
Ottawa Senators' top pick Brady Tkachuk eyes spot in NHL

Ottawa Senators' top pick Brady Tkachuk eyes spot in NHL

OTTAWA — While the Ottawa Senators have produced their fair share of negative headlines in recent months, there is a sense of excitement when it comes to Brady Tkachuk.
Former NHL star Tiger Williams's sexual-assault trial set for June

Former NHL star Tiger Williams's sexual-assault trial set for June

OTTAWA — Former NHL star Dave (Tiger) Williams is set to stand trial next year on sexual assault and assault charges over an alleged incident on a military morale-boosting trip last December.
From Glasgow Celtic to U.S. Virgin Islands, Canada's Scott Arfield is ready

From Glasgow Celtic to U.S. Virgin Islands, Canada's Scott Arfield is ready

Scott Arfield went to work before 58,865 rabid fans last Sunday when his Glasgow Rangers visited city rival Celtic. The hard-working midfielder will likely face rows of empty seats this Sunday when Canada faces the U.S.