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Filly Wonder Gadot, Canada's top thoroughbred last year, returns to Woodbine

Filly Wonder Gadot, Canada's top thoroughbred last year, returns to Woodbine

TORONTO — After a five-race stint south of the border, Canada's reigning horse of the year is home for the first time since sweeping the first two legs of the Canadian Triple Crown. Wonder Gadot arrived back at Woodbine Racetrack on Friday.
Quebec rejects bid for 2021 Francophonie Games bid, citing cost and time crunch

Quebec rejects bid for 2021 Francophonie Games bid, citing cost and time crunch

QUEBEC — The Quebec government has abandoned the idea of bidding to hold the 2021 Francophonie Games in Sherbrooke, Que., after concluding the price tag was too high.
Canadian defensive lineman Brent Urban agrees to terms with Tennessee Titans

Canadian defensive lineman Brent Urban agrees to terms with Tennessee Titans

NASHVILLE — The Tennessee Titans agreed to terms with Canadian defensive lineman Brent Urban on Friday. The Titans announced the move on their official Twitter account. The six-foot-seven, 300-pound Urban, a native of Mississauga, Ont.
Montreal Impact players don't feel they're getting fair treatment from MLS

Montreal Impact players don't feel they're getting fair treatment from MLS

MONTREAL — Defender Daniel Lovitz thinks Major League Soccer looks down on the Montreal Impact — and he wants to use that as motivation this season.

"Playoff Kawhi" living up to his reputation as a big-game player for Raptors

TORONTO — If "Playoff Kawhi" was a superhero, his most lethal superpower would probably be his ability to sap the sheer will out of his opponents.

Spoiler Alert: LeSean McCoy tweets out Avengers movie plot

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. — If you haven't done it already, and you're on social media, mute LeSean McCoy's account.
Maple Leafs loan Trevor Moore, Michael Hutchinson to Marlies for AHL playoffs

Maple Leafs loan Trevor Moore, Michael Hutchinson to Marlies for AHL playoffs

TORONTO — The Toronto Maple Leafs are sending their American Hockey League affiliate some playoff reinforcements. The Leafs announced Friday they have loaned winger Trevor Moore and goalie Michael Hutchinson to the Toronto Marlies.
Leafs defenceman Jake Gardiner knows time with Toronto could be up

Leafs defenceman Jake Gardiner knows time with Toronto could be up

TORONTO — No matter what comes next, Jake Gardiner will look back fondly at what he might be leaving behind. The polarizing Maple Leafs defenceman — often brilliant one moment, frustrating the next — survived the tough times in Toronto.

Canadians beat Russia to advance to world mixed doubles curling semis

STAVANGER, Norway — Canada's Jocelyn Peterman and Brett Gallant are off to the semifinals at the world mixed doubles curling championship. Winnipeg's Peterman and Gallant, of St. John's, N.L.

Forward Jordan Weal signs two-year contract with Montreal Canadiens

MONTREAL — The Montreal Canadiens have signed forward Jordan Weal to a two-year deal with an average annual value of US$1.4 million. The North Vancouver, B.C.