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WHL Roundup: Friday, February 14, 2020

PRINCE ALBERT, Sask. – Max Paddock turned in a 13-save shutout as the Prince Albert Raiders defeated the Swift Current Broncos 5-0 on Friday in Western Hockey League action. Michael Horon, with the winner, Ilya Usau, Aliaksei Protas, Matthew Culling and Brayden Watts also scored for the Raiders (29-16-9). Isaac Poulter stopped 25 shots for …

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Basketball star Kobe Bryant and daughter Gianna died in helicopter crash, reports say

Retired basketball star Kobe Bryant, a basketball prodigy and son of an NBA player who went on to win five championships with the Los Angeles Lakers, and his 13-year old daughter Gianna Bryant died in helicopter crash in California on Sunday, officials said. Three other people died — including one of Gianna’s basketball teammates and …

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Vancouver visits Winnipeg after Horvat’s 2-goal game – Winnipeg

By Staff The Associated Press Posted January 13, 2020 3:15 am Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Vancouver Canucks (25-17-4, third in the Pacific Division) vs. Winnipeg Jets (24-18-4, fourth in the Central Division) Winnipeg, Manitoba; Tuesday, 8 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: …

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Confidence and creativity driving Canadiens’ power play | HI/O Show

On this week’s show, our panelists — CBC Daybreak Montreal’s Jessica Rusnak, Julian McKenzie of CTV Montreal and Habs Eyes On the Prize, and comedian Joey Elias — along with host Adam Susser talk about the Canadiens’ resurgence with the man-advantage and the Habs’ struggles against the NHL’s bottom-feeders. They also weigh in on these topics: Rookies getting opportunities to …

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In the Habs’ Room: Solid second period paves the way to victory

PITTSBURGH — The Canadiens didn’t look good in the first period of Tuesday night’s game against the Pittsburgh Penguins, but coach Claude Julien said he wasn’t overly concerned. “I kind of anticipated we would be a little bit rusty, but the first period was over and we were only down by one goal,” Julien said …

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QMJHL Roundup: Saturday, December 7, 2019

SHAWINIGAN, Que. – Gabriel Denis scored 1:08 into overtime as the Shawinigan Cataractes edged the Victoriaville Tigres 3-2 on Saturday in Quebec Major Junior Hockey League action. Xavier Bourgault and Mavrik Bourque had goals in regulation time for the Cataractes (17-12-1). Antoine Coulombe made 28 saves for the win. Mikhail Abramov and Anthony Poulin replied …

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Liveblog: Canadiens visit Broadway to play the Rangers

The Canadiens’ Max Domi and the New York Rangers’ Marc Staal battle for position during NHL game at Madison Square Garden on Nov. 6, 2018. Bruce Bennett / Getty Images Brendan Gallagher’s 13th of the season has the Habs up 1-0 on the New York Rangers through 20 minutes. It’s these two teams’ first meeting …

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Vancouver’s Robson Square Ice Rink opens today

Skaters at the Robson Square Ice Rink in downtown Vancouver. Jason Payne / PNG Vancouver’s only outdoor public skating rink opened Saturday at Robson Square. B.C. Minister of Citizens’ Services Selina Robinson said the free skating rink is now open for its 11th season and will remain open until Feb. 29. The government says more …

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Rick Zamperin: Tiger-Cats fans distraught after losing Grey Cup to Winnipeg – Hamilton

With hopes of partying like it was 1999, the Hamilton Tiger-Cats and their frenzied fanbase are distraught. And can you blame them? At 20 years and still counting, the Ticats now own the longest Grey Cup drought in the Canadian Football League after they were upset 33-12 by the Winnipeg Blue Bombers in Sunday night’s 107th …

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Liveblog: Broadway meets La Belle Province as Rangers come to town

Canadiens’ Joel Armia, who scored a hat trick, celebrates Montreal’s win with goalie Carey Price, who made 28 saves Friday night in New York. Julie Jacobson / Associated Press The Canadiens had a pretty good first period if I do say so myself. Three goals, including a pair from Max Domi, have the Habs up …

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