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Calgary's Gilmore Junio top Canadian at long-track speedskating World Cup

By Canadian Press
December 15, 2018 - 3:28pm

HEERENVEEN, Netherlands — Calgary's Gilmore Junio was the top Canadian at a long-track speedskating World Cup event on Saturday, earning a 10th-place finish in the men's 500 metres.

Junio posted a time of 34.822 seconds, improving upon his times from the Division B races at last weekend's World Cup.....

Canadian Jim Long opens with a win at William Hill World Darts Championship

By Canadian Press
December 15, 2018 - 1:22pm

LONDON — Canadian Jim Long won his first-round game at the William Hill World Darts Championship on Saturday, defeating Northern Ireland's Mickey Mansell 3-1.

The 50-year-old from London, Ont., qualified as the top Canadian on the 2018 Championship Darts Corporation circuit.

Jeff (The Silencer) Smith of Hampton, N.B.,.....

Indians send 1B Alonso to White Sox for outfielder Alex Call

By Canadian Press
December 15, 2018 - 12:00pm

CLEVELAND — The Cleveland Indians have made another off-season move, trading first baseman Yonder Alonso to the Chicago White Sox.

Cleveland gets 24-year-old outfielder Alex Call in a deal made official Saturday. Call has yet to make his major league debut. The Indians also rid themselves of Alonso's entire.....

Lillard scores 24, Blazers hold off NBA-best Raptors 128-122

By Canadian Press
December 15, 2018 - 12:58am

PORTLAND, Ore. — A struggling Trail Blazers bench finally got rolling Friday night, setting a season high for points in a confidence-boosting win over the NBA-leading Toronto Raptors.

Zach Collins scored 16 points and Seth Curry added a season-best 13, including three key 3-pointers early in the fourth quarter,.....

Friday's Games

By Canadian Press
December 15, 2018 - 12:41am

Friday's Games


Ottawa 4 Detroit 2

Winnipeg 4 Chicago 3 (OT)

Edmonton 4 Philadelphia 1

New Jersey 5 Vegas 4 (OT)

Pittsburgh 5 Boston 3

Arizona 4 N.Y. Rangers 3 (OT)

Washington 6 Carolina 5 (SO)

St. Louis 4 Colorado.....