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Blake Wheeler scores twice, leads Jets over Kings 6-3

Blake Wheeler scores twice, leads Jets over Kings 6-3

WINNIPEG — Blake Wheeler was glad to be back playing on a line with Mark Scheifele — and it showed. The captain scored twice and added an assist in his 700th game with the Jets franchise, and Winnipeg defeated the Los Angeles Kings 6-3 on Tuesday.

Tuesday's Games

Tuesday's Games NHL Philadelphia 5 Columbus 1 Pittsburgh 5 Toronto 2 Detroit 4 Montreal 3 Winnipeg 6 Los Angeles 3 Ottawa 7 Buffalo 4 Carolina 4 Nashville 1 St. Louis 3 New Jersey 0 --- AHL Grand Rapids 2 Rockford 1 --- The Canadian Press
Race for championship round tightens at Tournament of Hearts

Race for championship round tightens at Tournament of Hearts

MOOSE JAW, Sask. — The "pool of death" defending champion Chelsea Carey predicted for the Scotties Tournament of Hearts is living up to its billing.
NHL-worst Red Wings beat Canadeins 4-3, sweep season series

NHL-worst Red Wings beat Canadeins 4-3, sweep season series

DETROIT — The Detroit Red Wings can only wish they played Montreal more than just four times this season.
Crosby has goal, 3 assists as Penguins beat Maple Leafs 5-2

Crosby has goal, 3 assists as Penguins beat Maple Leafs 5-2

PITTSBURGH — Sidney Crosby had a goal and three assists to help the Pittsburgh Penguins beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 5-2 on Tuesday night. “I think this is his favourite time of year,” Penguins coach Mike Sullivan said.

Canadian moguls team member Brayden Kuroda dies at 19

Canadian freestyle moguls team member Brayden Kuroda has died. Freestyle Canada made the announcement in a news release on Tuesday, saying Kuroda's death happened "suddenly" on Monday night. He was 19. The cause of death was not disclosed.
Chris Phillips has his No. 4 raised to rafters by Ottawa Senators

Chris Phillips has his No. 4 raised to rafters by Ottawa Senators

OTTAWA — Retired defenceman Chris Phillips was honoured by the Senators on Tuesday night by having his No. 4 raised to the arena rafters ahead of Ottawa's game against the Buffalo Sabres.
LeBron: MLB's Manfred needs to listen to players' Astros ire

LeBron: MLB's Manfred needs to listen to players' Astros ire

LOS ANGELES — LeBron James is stepping to the plate for ballplayers furious over baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred's handling of the Houston Astros' sign-stealing scam.
Quebec boxing promoter faces hearing after Hells Angels seen at bout

Quebec boxing promoter faces hearing after Hells Angels seen at bout

MONTREAL — A well-known Quebec boxing promoter is defending himself before a tribunal against accusations stemming from two of his boxing cards, including claims he fixed a bout and hosted members of criminal biker gangs in reserved ringside seats.
Navneet Dhaliwal to captain Canada at ICC Cricket World Cup Challenge League A

Navneet Dhaliwal to captain Canada at ICC Cricket World Cup Challenge League A

TORONTO — Navneet Dhaliwal will captain Canada in the 2020 ICC Cricket World Cup Challenge League A tournament. The competition, part of the qualification process for the 2023 World Cup, runs March 14-27 in Malaysia.