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Sunday February 14 2016
4:02 PM EST

Wolves LaVine defends slam dunk title with string of perfect scores NBA

TORONTO — Minnesota’s Zach LaVine outlasted Orlando’s Aaron Gordon in an epic battle Saturday night to defend his slam dunk title at the NBA all−star skills competition. The two high−flyers reeled off six perfect 50...

Steph Curry returns to his former home as one of NBA's biggest stars BASKETBALL

TORONTO — The video footage tugs at the heart strings. Steph Curry is 11 or 12 years old, and shooting hoops on the floor of the Air Canada Centre like he owns the place....

Wild fire coach Mike Yeo following 8th straight loss HOCKEY

ST. PAUL, Minn. — The Minnesota Wild fired coach Mike Yeo on Saturday night and named John Torchetti the interim replacement, a few hours after their eighth straight loss...

Leipsic scores first NHL goal as Leafs down Canucks TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS

VANCOUVER — Brendan Leipsic knew he would be playing on one coast or the other Saturday night. He’s glad he got the call to go west. The rookie forward scored his first NHL goal in his first game as the Toronto Maple Leafs defeated...

Minnesota Wild fire coach Mike Yeo, name Torchetti interim replacement NHL

ST. PAUL, Minn. — The Minnesota Wild fired coach Mike Yeo on Saturday night and named John Torchetti the interim replacement, a few hours after their eighth straight loss...

Canucks buoyed by back-to-back road wins, with lowly Leafs on deck NHL

VANCOUVER — Left for dead just a week ago, the Vancouver Canucks have new life. Back−to−back road victories over the Colorado Avalanche and Arizona Coyotes has the club within shouting distance of the two wild−card spots...

Mets reliever Jenrry Mejia first to draw MLB lifetime ban MLB

NEW YORK — Mets reliever Jenrry Mejia became the first player to receive a lifetime ban under Major League Baseball’s drug agreement after testing positive for a performance−enhancing substance for the third time. The commissioner’s...

LaVine leads U.S. over World in NBA All-Star Rising Stars game NBA

TORONTO — Minnesota Timberwolves guard Zach LaVine poured in 30 points to lead the United States to a 157−154 win over the World team in the NBA All−Star Rising Stars competition on Friday. LaVine earned MVP honours for his performance....

Foligno, Kane score twice in Sabres' 6-4 win over Canadiens MONTREAL CANADIENS

BUFFALO, N.Y. — With little time to think, Sabres forward Marcus Foligno picked his spot just as he lined up to take his penalty shot. "You don’t want to...

Two-time NBA MVP Steve Nash hopes all-star game will inspire Canadian children BASKETBALL

TORONTO — Steve Nash thinks this weekend's NBA all-star game in Toronto will go down as another important milestone as basketball continues to make huge strides in...

Former Toronto Argonauts star Chad Owens joins arch-rival Hamilton Tiger-Cats FOOTBALL

Moments after losing Canadian defensive lineman Brian Bulcke to Toronto, Kent Austin delivered a timely counter−punch to the arch−rival Argonauts. The Hamilton...

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