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Off-ice news continues to be in spotlight with Jets as Maurice meets Byfuglien

Off-ice news continues to be in spotlight with Jets as Maurice meets Byfuglien

Winnipeg Jets coach Paul Maurice revealed Friday that he met with defenceman Dustin Byfuglien this week, putting another off-ice development front and centre during an unusual training camp.
Slumping Ottawa Redblacks look to snap skid against B.C. Lions

Slumping Ottawa Redblacks look to snap skid against B.C. Lions

OTTAWA — The Ottawa Redblacks know their playoff chances are quickly slipping away. Losers of five in a row, the Redblacks (3-9) are in desperate need of a victory to stay in post-season contention. Ottawa hosts the B.C.
Montreal Impact face tough task against L.A. Galaxy star Zlatan Ibrahimovic

Montreal Impact face tough task against L.A. Galaxy star Zlatan Ibrahimovic

MONTREAL — The Montreal Impact can't be intimidated by the towering figure of Zlatan Ibrahimovic if they hope to remain in playoff contention.
Alouettes veteran feels Bombers star's suspension was too short

Alouettes veteran feels Bombers star's suspension was too short

Montreal Alouettes defensive end John Bowman won't be rolling out the red carpet for Winnipeg Blue Bombers running back Andrew Harris.
Young Montreal Canadiens forward Ryan Poehling sidelined with concussion

Young Montreal Canadiens forward Ryan Poehling sidelined with concussion

BROSSARD, Que. — Montreal Canadiens forward Ryan Poehling is out indefinitely with a concussion. Poehling is believed to have been hurt after taking a hit from the Florida Panthers' Dryden Hunt on Wednesday during a pre-season game in Bathurst, N.B.
Stakes high for Toronto FC's game Saturday night at Los Angeles FC

Stakes high for Toronto FC's game Saturday night at Los Angeles FC

The stakes are high Saturday for Toronto FC's first-ever visit to Banc of California Stadium to play league-leading Los Angeles FC. A win and Toronto FC (12-10-9) clinches a playoff berth.
Ex-Rangers, Lightning D Dan Girardi retires after 13 seasons

Ex-Rangers, Lightning D Dan Girardi retires after 13 seasons

TAMPA, Fla. — Former New York Rangers and Tampa Bay Lightning defenceman Dan Girardi will retire from the NHL after 13 seasons. Girardi appeared in 927 games, finishing with 56 goals and 264 points and a plus-78 ratings.
US men's soccer to play Canada in Orlando in November

US men's soccer to play Canada in Orlando in November

CHICAGO — The U.S. men's soccer team will play its Nov. 15 home Nations League match against Canada at Orlando, Florida. The Americans open the new competition against Cuba on Oct. 11 at Washington, D.C., then meet Canada four days later in Toronto.
A look at Canada's Pool B rivals at the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan

A look at Canada's Pool B rivals at the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan

A look at Canada's Pool B rivals at the Rugby World Cup: Italy World Ranking: 14 Record against Canada: 7-2-0 Skinny: Canada came close to upsetting the Azzurri at the 2015 World Cup, losing 23-18 despite dominating possession.
Canada's Pool B schedule at Rugby World Cup in Japan

Canada's Pool B schedule at Rugby World Cup in Japan

Canada's Pool B schedule at the Rugby World Cup in Japan (all times ET): Thursday, Sept. 26 Canada vs. Italy at Fukuoka Hakatanomori Stadium, Fukuoka Prefecture, Fukuoka City, 3:45 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 2 Canada vs.