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Tokyo Marathon limited to elite runners because of virus

Tokyo Marathon limited to elite runners because of virus

Tokyo Marathon organizers drastically reduced the number of participants for this year's race on Monday out of fear of the spread of the virus coming from China. The general public is being barred from the race on March 1.

Canadian sprinter Andre De Grasse has sights set on the one medal missing

PICKERING, Ont. — Andre De Grasse had just wrapped up a morning of shooting a Team Visa commercial at the Pickering Soccer Centre. A talent wrangler was pressing De Grasse about a wardrobe change.
Nathan Beaulieu's first goal of the season lifts Jets over Blackhawks

Nathan Beaulieu's first goal of the season lifts Jets over Blackhawks

WINNIPEG — After Winnipeg Jets defenceman Nathan Beaulieu scored his first goal of the season Sunday, he made the gesture of throwing a monkey off his back.

Sunday's Games

Sunday's Games NHL Pittsburgh 5 Detroit 1 Boston 3 N.Y. Rangers 1 Edmonton 4 Carolina 3 (OT) Anaheim 5 Vancouver 1 Nashville 2 St.
Sabres score 3 third-period goals in 5-2 win over Toronto

Sabres score 3 third-period goals in 5-2 win over Toronto

BUFFALO, N.Y. — Sabres captain Jack Eichel has become familiar with “Go, Leafs Go”-chanting Maple Leafs fans taking over Buffalo's home rink. Sending them back across the border unhappy? “I enjoy it,” Eichel said.
Alberta skip Laura Walker's change of heart gets her to first Hearts

Alberta skip Laura Walker's change of heart gets her to first Hearts

MOOSE JAW, Sask. — Laura Walker wasn't going to curl with a team this season. She was ready to dial back to mixed doubles events while she and husband Geoff Walker — Brad Gushue's lead — contemplated starting a family.
Artem Anisimov scores winner, Senators beat Stars 4-3 in overtime

Artem Anisimov scores winner, Senators beat Stars 4-3 in overtime

OTTAWA — The Ottawa Senators are all about youth this season, but on Sunday it was a 31-year-old veteran who got them the win. Artem Anisimov scored at 3:48 of overtime to give the Ottawa Senators a 4-3 victory over the Dallas Stars.
Adam Henrique scores twice, Ducks beat Canucks 5-1

Adam Henrique scores twice, Ducks beat Canucks 5-1

VANCOUVER — Beating the Vancouver Canucks 5-1 Sunday afternoon was a bit of redemption for the Anaheim Ducks.
Toronto Arrows go 2-0-0 in Major League Rugby with win over Houston SaberCats

Toronto Arrows go 2-0-0 in Major League Rugby with win over Houston SaberCats

LAS VEGAS — The Toronto Arrows raced into an early 17-0 lead and then held on for a nail-biting 27-22 win over the Houston SaberCats in Major League Rugby play Sunday. Toronto was down two men in the final minutes.
Archibald, Draisaitl lift Oilers over Hurricanes 4-3

Archibald, Draisaitl lift Oilers over Hurricanes 4-3

RALEIGH, N.C. — Josh Archibald scored his second goal of the game in overtime, NHL points leader Leon Draisaitl had a goal and two assists, and the Edmonton Oilers beat the Carolina Hurricanes 4-3 Sunday.