Vegas Golden Knights stymie Winnipeg Jets in game 2 to even up series

Vegas Golden Knights stymie Winnipeg Jets in game 2 to even up series

WINNIPEG – The Vegas Golden Knights are back on equal footing with the Winnipeg Jets thanks to a victory in game two of the Western Conference Final. The Golden Knights bounced back from a game one defeat with a 3-1...
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Former CFL player disarms woman with gun amid Florida high school brawl

Former CFL player disarms woman with gun amid Florida high school brawl

A former CFL player turned Florida high school teacher is being recognized for disarming a woman with a gun during a fight inside a Florida high school, Lin-J Shell, 36, won the Grey Cup with the Calgary Stampeders in 2014, and...
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U.S. Supreme Court gives states go-ahead to allow sports betting

U.S. Supreme Court gives states go-ahead to allow sports betting

WASHINGTON – The Supreme Court on Monday struck down a federal law that bars gambling on football, basketball, baseball and other sports in most states, giving states the go-ahead to legalize betting on sports. The Supreme Court ruled 6-3 to...
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Canada missing lacrosse world championships closer to reality as replacement players stand by union

Canada missing lacrosse world championships closer to reality as replacement players stand by union

The Canadian lacrosse world continues to be embroiled in controversy as players chosen to replace the 34-man roster for the upcoming world championships in Israel are refusing to go amid an ongoing dispute between the players union and the Canadian...
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Toronto Raptors fire head coach Dwane Casey

Toronto Raptors fire head coach Dwane Casey

TORONTO – Dwane Casey has paid the price for the Toronto Raptors‘ shocking playoff exit. The most successful coach in Raptors history was fired today after Toronto was eliminated by the Cleveland Cavaliers for the third consecutive season in a...
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Putin scores 5 goals in exhibition hockey game with former NHLers

Putin scores 5 goals in exhibition hockey game with former NHLers

Russian President Vladimir Putin scored five goals in an exhibition hockey game with former NHL stars on Thursday. In what has become an annual tradition given ample airtime on state TV, Putin played on a “Legends of Hockey” team, alongside...
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Exclusive: Blue Jays pitcher Roberto Osuna pictured in holding cell after arrest for assault

Exclusive: Blue Jays pitcher Roberto Osuna pictured in holding cell after arrest for assault

Global News has obtained an exclusive image of Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Roberto Osuna in a holding cell following his arrest for assault. The all-star reliever is seen sitting on a bench with his legs outstretched wearing a dark shirt...
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Blue Jays pitcher Roberto Osuna placed on leave after being charged with assault

Blue Jays pitcher Roberto Osuna placed on leave after being charged with assault

Blue Jays pitcher Roberto Osuna has been put on temporary leave from the team after being arrested and charged with a single count of assault. Osuna, also known as Jose Roberto Osuna Quintero, 23, was charged in relation to an incident...
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Toronto Raptors clean out lockers after another playoff disappointment

Toronto Raptors clean out lockers after another playoff disappointment

TORONTO – The Toronto Raptors prepared to head into an off-season of uncertainty after suffering another playoff sweep at the hands of LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers. The Raptors cleaned out their lockers today after getting blown out 128-93...
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Woman wins US$1.2 million after betting $18 at Kentucky Derby

Woman wins US$1.2 million after betting $18 at Kentucky Derby

At this year’s Kentucky Derby, one woman placed a US$18 bet and came home with $1.2 million. The Derby, which took place Saturday in Louisville, Kentucky, is one of the biggest horse races in the U.S. Margaret Reid of Austin...
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