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Auston Matthews scores for Maple Leafs in Arizona homecoming

Auston Matthews scores for Maple Leafs in Arizona homecoming

GLENDALE, Ariz. — Auston Matthews enjoyed his mother's cooking — and feasted on the lowly Arizona Coyotes.
Stamkos leads surging Lightning past Canadiens 3-1

Stamkos leads surging Lightning past Canadiens 3-1

TAMPA, Fla. — The Tampa Bay Lightning got to Carey Price in time to pick up another victory. Steven Stamkos scored twice, and the NHL-leading Lightning beat the Montreal Canadiens 3-1 Thursday night for their 10th win in 11 games.

Canada downs Davos 4-1, advances to semifinals at Spengler Cup

DAVOS, Switzerland — Andrew Ebbett scored twice as Canada beat host club HC Davos 4-1 and advanced to the semifinals of the Spengler Cup on Thursday.
Photographer: Twins' Sano grabbed, tried to kiss her in 2015

Photographer: Twins' Sano grabbed, tried to kiss her in 2015

MINNEAPOLIS — A photographer who has covered the Minnesota Twins accused Miguel Sano of assault, posting on Twitter that the All-Star third baseman forcibly attempted to kiss her following an autograph session at a mall in 2015.
Conditions will be a factor in outdoor game as Canada faces US at world juniors

Conditions will be a factor in outdoor game as Canada faces US at world juniors

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. — A 30-minute practice was enough to convince Canadian defenceman Dante Fabbro that there's no way to prepare for the cold of an outdoor hockey game.
Jets top-line centre Mark Scheifele out 6-8 weeks with upper-body injury

Jets top-line centre Mark Scheifele out 6-8 weeks with upper-body injury

WINNIPEG — The news that Mark Scheifele will miss six to eight weeks was a hard blow to the top-line centre and his Winnipeg Jets teammates.

Senators defenceman Claesson suspended two games for check to head

NEW YORK — The NHL has suspended Ottawa Senators defenceman Fredrik Claesson two games, without pay, for an illegal check to the head of Boston Bruins forward Noel Acciari.
Struggling Senators say they're in the position they deserve after brutal stretch

Struggling Senators say they're in the position they deserve after brutal stretch

OTTAWA — From the misfiring forwards right down to the struggling goaltenders, the Ottawa Senators know they only have themselves to blame for their current situation.
Conditioner Mark Casse to head into 2018 without top assistant trainer

Conditioner Mark Casse to head into 2018 without top assistant trainer

It's a partnership that helped Casse Racing win four Breeders' Cup races and the Queen's Plate. But now trainer Mark Casse will have to chase an elusive Kentucky Derby crown without his right-hand man.
CFL says it would approve Manziel contract if he signed deal north of the border

CFL says it would approve Manziel contract if he signed deal north of the border

TORONTO — The Hamilton Tiger-Cats are now on the clock.