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Canadian divers Abel, Citrini-Beaulieu win silver in women's 3m synchro

Canadian divers Abel, Citrini-Beaulieu win silver in women's 3m synchro

TOKYO — Canadian divers Jennifer Abel and Melissa Citrini-Beaulieu won silver in the women's three-metre synchronized springboard, giving Canada its second medal at the Tokyo Olympics. Abel, from Laval, Que.
Toronto FC holds on to defeat Chicago Fire 2-1

Toronto FC holds on to defeat Chicago Fire 2-1

CHICAGO — Toronto FC leaves Chicago with three points and a huge sigh of relief.
Hernández hits 2 of Toronto's 5 homers in 10-3 win over Mets

Hernández hits 2 of Toronto's 5 homers in 10-3 win over Mets

NEW YORK (AP) — All-Star Teoscar Hernández hit two of Toronto's five home runs and the Blue Jays beat New York Mets 10-3 Saturday night to stop a three-game losing streak.

First medal: Canada swims to silver in women's 4x100 freestyle relay

TOKYO — Canada has its first medal of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics after the women's 4x100 freestyle relay team raced to silver. Penny Oleksiak and Kayla Sanchez of Toronto, Margaret Mac Neil of London, Ont., and Rebecca Smith of Red Deer, Alta.
Toronto Maple Leafs select winger Matthew Knies 57th overall in NHL entry draft

Toronto Maple Leafs select winger Matthew Knies 57th overall in NHL entry draft

TORONTO — Newly minted Toronto Maple Leafs prospect Matthew Knies keeps a piece of advice from his childhood hockey coach at the top of his mind.

'Now you wait': NHL draft's true winners yet to come, GM says

After an unsettled season that limited opportunities for junior hockey players and NHL scouts alike, Calgary Flames GM Brad Treliving believes it will take some time before the real winners of this year's draft can be picked.
A study in perseverance, forward Tyler Pasher works his way back into Canada fold

A study in perseverance, forward Tyler Pasher works his way back into Canada fold

Tyler Pasher's soccer career has been a study in perseverance. The 27-year-old winger from Elmira, Ont., received Canada call-ups in 2015 from Benito Floro and 2017 by Octavio Zambrano. But he never saw any game action.
Oilers ink goalie Mike Smith to two-year extension

Oilers ink goalie Mike Smith to two-year extension

EDMONTON — There's still one item remaining on Mike Smith's career to-do list — hoist the Stanley Cup. The veteran goalie said there'd be no better way to cap his career than winning hockey's ultimate prize with the Edmonton Oilers.
Canadiens prospect 'deeply regrets' sharing photo

Canadiens prospect 'deeply regrets' sharing photo

A prospect selected by the Montreal Canadiens in a controversial move at the NHL entry draft on Friday says he believes the team can help make him a better person.

Roundup: Woods comes close to winning medal for Canada in thrilling road race

Michael Woods came agonizingly close to opening Canada's medal account on the first full day of competition at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.