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Flyers beat Canadiens 2-1 in Game 1, but Montreal shows it can hang with Philly

Flyers beat Canadiens 2-1 in Game 1, but Montreal shows it can hang with Philly

TORONTO — Claude Julien marvelled at the Philadelphia Flyers this week. The head coach of the Montreal Canadiens was impressed by their depth, team play and skill from top to bottom.
Troy Stecher scores emotional goal as Canucks beat Blues 5-2 in NHL playoffs

Troy Stecher scores emotional goal as Canucks beat Blues 5-2 in NHL playoffs

EDMONTON — Troy Stecher scored an emotional game-winning goal Wednesday as the Vancouver Canucks beat the St. Louis Blues 5-2 to take the opener of their best-of-seven NHL playoff series.
Bruins beat Hurricanes 4-3 in 2 OT in game delayed 15 hours

Bruins beat Hurricanes 4-3 in 2 OT in game delayed 15 hours

TORONTO — Patrice Bergeron scored early in the second ovetime and the Boston Bruins beat the Carolina Hurricanes 4-3 on Wednesday in Game 1 of their first-round series that was postponed 15 hours to a rare late-morning start.

Wednesday's Games

Wednesday's Games NHL Playoffs First Round At Toronto Boston 4 Carolina 3 (2OT) (Bruins lead series 1-0) N.Y. Islanders 4 Washington 2 (Islanders lead series 1-0) Philadelphia 2 Montreal 1 (Flyers lead series 1-0) At Edmonton Vancouver 4 St.
Marlins finally get to go home after beating Blue Jays 14-11

Marlins finally get to go home after beating Blue Jays 14-11

BUFFALO, N.Y. — If Magneuris Sierra and the Miami Marlins were looking for special souvenirs to bring home from their extra long road trip, they found them with a big extra-inning win and a hold on first place.
Raptors rally past Sixers to give Griffin a coaching win

Raptors rally past Sixers to give Griffin a coaching win

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — Stanley Johnson scored the tiebreaking basket in the lane with 4.9 seconds remaining, giving the Toronto Raptors a 125-121 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday that made a winner of Adrian Griffin.
Canada's Taylor Pendrith ready for first major on PGA Tour at U.S. Open

Canada's Taylor Pendrith ready for first major on PGA Tour at U.S. Open

Taylor Pendrith is ready to showcase his game on the biggest stage in golf. The product of Richmond Hill, Ont., earned his way into his first career major on Sunday when he qualified for the U.S.
Avalanche score 3 third-period goals to beat Coyotes 3-0

Avalanche score 3 third-period goals to beat Coyotes 3-0

EDMONTON — Colorado dominated well into the third period with nothing to show for it. All that firepower and the Avalanche could not solve Arizona goalie Darcy Kuemper.
Bailey helps Islanders rally to beat Capitals 4-2 in Game 1

Bailey helps Islanders rally to beat Capitals 4-2 in Game 1

TORONTO — Islanders coach Barry Trotz isn't surprised the Washington Capitals, his former team, is unhappy with Anders Lee.

Simon Fraser University drops the 'Clan' as sports team name

VANCOUVER — Varsity sports teams at Simon Fraser University will soon have a new name after the school's president announced it is retiring the 'Clan' moniker following a community engagement process.