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Canada's McMorris sets X Games snowboard medal record with gold in Oslo

Canada's McMorris sets X Games snowboard medal record with gold in Oslo

OSLO — Regina's Mark McMorris is now the most decorated snowboarder in the history of the Winter X Games. McMorris won the gold medal in the men's big air competition Saturday.
Nova Scotian Darling hopes to lead Fightin' Blue Hens to March Madness

Nova Scotian Darling hopes to lead Fightin' Blue Hens to March Madness

Nate Darling was only allowed to shoot hoops in his driveway between certain times while growing up in Halifax. The neighbours didn't take kindly to the rhythmic "thunk" of the ball at all hours.
Canada's Kingsbury claims ninth straight moguls Crystal Globe with win in Russia

Canada's Kingsbury claims ninth straight moguls Crystal Globe with win in Russia

KRASNOYARSK, Russia — Canada's Mikael Kingsbury picked up his ninth straight World Cup overall moguls title with a win in Saturday's dual moguls in Russia.

NHL tells players to limit contact with fans because of coronavirus concern

The NHL has sent a memo to teams urging players to limit contact with fans because of the spread of the novel coronavirus. NHL deputy commissioner Bill Daly confirmed the league issued the memo in an email to The Canadian Press on Friday.
Zack MacEwen with a pair of goals, Canucks beat Avalanche to end losing skid

Zack MacEwen with a pair of goals, Canucks beat Avalanche to end losing skid

VANCOUVER — Zack MacEwen is making his case he belongs in the NHL.
Ducks deal Maple Leafs 3rd straight loss, 2-1

Ducks deal Maple Leafs 3rd straight loss, 2-1

ANAHEIM, Calif. — John Gibson picked up his fifth straight 20-win season Friday night, but it might have come at a cost. The Anaheim goaltender was injured midway through the third period of the Ducks' 2-1 victory over the Toronto Maples Leafs.

Norm Fieldgate, an original Lion from '54 team, dies at 88

VANCOUVER — Norm Fieldgate, a Canadian Football Hall of Famer and original member of the B.C. Lions, has died. He was 88. The Lions announced Fieldgate's death in a press release on Friday. No further details were provided.

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Flames gain ground in Pacific Division with a 3-2 win over Coyotes

Flames gain ground in Pacific Division with a 3-2 win over Coyotes

CALGARY — The Calgary Flames recovered from an early hiccup to earn a 3-2 win over the Arizona Coyotes on Friday.
Connor Hellebuyck makes 29 saves, Jets blank Golden Knights

Connor Hellebuyck makes 29 saves, Jets blank Golden Knights

WINNIPEG — Connor Hellebuyck isn't taking his recent success for granted. Hellebuyck made 29 saves to record his league-leading sixth shutout of the season, backstopping the Winnipeg Jets to a 4-0 victory over the Vegas Golden Knights on Friday.