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  • Sakic
    Sakic new Executive VP of Avalanche

    For those anticipating a big announcement from the Colorado Avalanche Friday, were probably left a little disappinted. Joe Sakic, who many thought might take over as the team’s general manger, was promoted to executive vice president of...

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  • Pittsburgh Penguins v Montreal Canadiens
    Price out for critical Game 5, Budaj in

    Peter Budaj will be in net for the Montreal Canadiens Thursday for Game 5 of their pivotal Eastern Conference quarterfinal match with the Ottawa Senators. Budaj starts in place of goaltender Carey Price, who suffered a lower...

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  • MLB: Miami Marlins at Philadelphia Phillies
    Halladay to have surgery, out indefinitely

    Philadelphia Phillies starter Roy Halladay will have arthroscopic surgery on his troublesome throwing shoulder in the coming days. The surgery is to repair a partially torn rotator cuff, as well as some fraying in his labrun, and...

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  • Vokoun pens
    Vokoun to start for Pens in Game 5

    Pittsburgh Penguins coach Dan Bylsma has pulled the plug on struggling goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury. After giving up 40 goals in his last 10 playoffs games, and 14 in the last three versus the New York Islanders, Bylsma...

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  • Jays-Arenciba
    Peaslee: Turnaround in sight for Jays?

    On Sunday, Toronto Blue Jays manager John Gibbons said that things can change in a hurry in baseball. Boy, was he right. After looking completely listless for most of the Jays previous six-game homestand, that included 23-straight...

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  • subban3
    Norris finalists see a new batch of defenceman

    No matter what happens at the NHL Awards this year, it’ll be a first for any of those nominated for the James Norris Memorial Trophy as the league’s best defenceman. All three candidates: Pittsburgh’s Kris Letang, Minnesota’s...

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  • Rodgers
    Rodgers becomes highest paid player

    Move over Joe Flacco, there’s a no sheriff in town. Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers signed a contract extension on Friday, becoming the highest paid player in the league. The deal is worth $110 million over...

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  • Josh Johnson
    Jays’ Johnson to miss Friday’s start

    Toronto Blue Jays right-hander Josh Johnson will not be making his scheduled start on Friday. The Jays No. 4 starter is suffering from tightness in his right triceps, and will be held out for precautionary reasons. Taking...

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  • TimLeiweke2
    Leiweke named president and CEO of MLSE

    Maple Leafs Sports and Entertainment has hired Tim Leiweke to be the new president and chief executive officer of MLSE on Friday. Leiweke previously held a similar job with Anschutz Entertainment Group since 2001, who owns the...

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  • russell westbrook
    Thunder lose Westbrook to Torn Menicus

    Oklahoma City Thunder have just suffered a big blow to their playoff hopes. The Thunder have lost point guard Russell Westbrook indefinitely to a torn meniscus in his right knee. General manager Sam Presti said Friday that...

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