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Hamilton Ticats deal veteran running back Gable to Edmonton Eskimos

HAMILTON — C.J. Gable's reward for a stellar performance Saturday night was a new team. The Hamilton Tiger-Cats dealt the veteran running back to the Edmonton Eskimos on Monday for the rights to two negotiation-list players.
OJ Simpson freed; parole official says he'll live in Vegas

OJ Simpson freed; parole official says he'll live in Vegas

LAS VEGAS — Officials at a remote Nevada prison where O.J. Simpson was set free after nine years for armed robbery arranged the former football and Hollywood star's dead-of-night departure to avoid public scrutiny. It worked.
Great expectations: Oilers prepare for year with bull's eye on their backs

Great expectations: Oilers prepare for year with bull's eye on their backs

EDMONTON — Talk about a bull's eye on your back. In the space of one year, the Edmonton Oilers have gone from the NHL's punch line franchise to Canada's best hope to bring the Stanley Cup north of the border.

Major League Soccer appoints executive to promote growth of the league in Canada

TORONTO — Major League Soccer has appointed Diego A. Moratorio to the new position of general manager for MLS Canada. Moratorio is tasked with guiding the league's growth north of the border and increasing sponsorship at the league and club level.
Coyotes' Domi calls for stricter immigration controls after attack in Edmonton

Coyotes' Domi calls for stricter immigration controls after attack in Edmonton

Arizona Coyotes forward Max Domi called for stricter immigration controls on Sunday in the wake of a violent attack in Edmonton. Domi is the son of former NHL enforcer Tie Domi and was born in Winnipeg.

Raptors beat Clippers 121-113 to open pre-season in Honolulu

HONOLULU — Kyle Lowry led the way with 17 points in just 15 minutes as the Toronto Raptors opened their pre-season in Honolulu with a 121-113 win over the L.A. Clippers on Sunday.

Sunday's Games

Sunday's Games MLB American League Toronto 2 N.Y. Yankees 1 Oakland 5 Texas 2 L.A. Angels 6 Seattle 2 Tampa Bay 6 Baltimore 0 Houston 4 Boston 3 Cleveland 3 Chicago White Sox 1 Minnesota 5 Detroit 1 National League Milwaukee 6 St.

Canadian men qualify for worlds with third place at NORCECA championship

COLORADO SPINGS, Colo. — The Canadian men's team secured its spot in the 2018 FIVB world championship with a 3-1 win over Mexico on Sunday in the third-place match of the NORCECA men's championship.

Canadian singer at Seahawks game chooses to not join anthem protest

SEATTLE — A Vancouver woman invited to sing O Canada before a Seahawks game in Seattle decided to not take a knee after her performance.
Bautista, Blue Jays edge playoff-bound Yankees 2-1 in finale

Bautista, Blue Jays edge playoff-bound Yankees 2-1 in finale

NEW YORK — While the next step for the New York Yankees is a must-win playoff game, Jose Bautista's immediate future is not so certain.