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Edmonton Oilers win NHL draft lottery, chance to pick Connor McDavid NHL

The Edmonton Oilers have won the NHL draft lottery for the fourth time in six seasons, only this time the prize is a franchise-changing talent. The Oilers on Saturday night earned the right to pick Connor McDavid first overall at the draft this...

Hawks split at Keystone Cup, will play for bronze

COLD LAKE, ALTA. -- A Saturday split means the Thunder Bay Northern Hawks will play for bronze at the Keystone Cup. The Northern Ontario Junior B champs fell 5-2 to B.C.’s Campbell River Storm in their opening match on Saturday, before rebounding...

Crosby scores twice, Penguins even series with 4-3 win over Rangers

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Sidney Crosby scored twice and the Pittsburgh Penguins evened their first-round playoff series with the New York Rangers with a 4-3 win Saturday night. The Rangers won Game 1 by making Crosby virtually invisible and keeping Evgeni...

Fort Frances captures second straight SIJHL championship SIJHL

DRYDEN -- Wyatt Cota and the Fort Frances Lakers are Superior International Junior Hockey League champions again. Cota scored all three goals for the Lakers on Saturday night, leading them to a second consecutive Bill Salonen Cup win, downing...

Coyotes owner sees silver lining in losing NHL draft lottery NHL

Arizona Coyotes president and CEO Anthony LeBlanc is looking for the silver lining in losing out on the Connor McDavid sweepstakes. The Thunder Bay-raised co-owner’s team will select third in the NHL Entry Draft, scheduled for June 26 in...

Bouchard falls, Canada and Romania tied at Fed Cup after two matches TENNIS

MONTREAL - Canada's Eugenie Bouchard fell in straight sets on Saturday at its Fed Cup tie against Romanian Alexandra Dulgheru to tie the World Group playoff at a match apiece. Bouchard, of Westmount, Que., lost 6-4, 6-4 to Dulgheru in the second...

Donaldson's homer rallies Blue Jays to walk-off win over Atlanta MLB

TORONTO - Josh Donaldson's walk-off homer in the 10th inning rallied the Toronto Blue Jays to a 6-5 win over the Atlanta Braves on Saturday afternoon. Toronto (6-6)...

Fox hires Pete Rose as special guest analyst; hits leader waiting for reinstatement ruling MLB

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Pete Rose is getting closer to the game as he awaits a ruling on his reinstatement request. Fox Sports said Saturday that it was hiring the career hits leader as a special guest analyst. Rose agreed to the lifetime ban in August...

Raptors drop Game 1 in OT to Wizards NBA

TORONTO - Arch-rival Paul Pierce proved Raptor killer once again Saturday, scoring 20 points to lift the Washington Wizards to a 93-86 overtime victory over Toronto in Game...

Bantam hockey camp teaching elite players on- and off-ice lessons HOCKEY

Kendyn Faragher has his eyes on either the Ontario Hockey League or the NCAA ranks. The Fort Frances native spent the weekend alongside 74 other teenaged hockey hopefuls,...

DeRozan named Eastern Conference player of the month for April NBA

Toronto Raptors guard DeMar DeRozan was named the Eastern Conference Player of the Month for April, the National Basketball Association announced Friday. The 25-year-old DeRozan led all players in the East by averaging 24.1 points in seven games....

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