Eskimos quarterback Mike Reilly named CFL’s Most Outstanding Player

Globe & Mail Sports - Thu, 11/23/2017 - 21:16
Reilly received 64 votes after leading the CFL in passing and finishing tied with Ottawa’s Trevor Harris for most TDs
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CFL chaplains help keep all kinds of faith

Globe & Mail Sports - Thu, 11/23/2017 - 20:42
Every CFL team has a member of the faith-based group Athletes in Action who provide Bible study, a game-day chapel and one-on-one conversations with players and staff
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Blue Jays led MLB with the most minor-leaguers found using banned substances

Globe & Mail Sports - Thu, 11/23/2017 - 20:23
On Tuesday, MLB suspended three players in the Blue Jays minor-league system for using performance-enhancing drugs
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Philip Rivers throws for three touchdowns as Chargers beat fading Cowboys

Globe & Mail Sports - Thu, 11/23/2017 - 19:04
Cowboys lost their third straight by at least 20 points in a damaging defeat for their fading playoff hopes
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Vikings add to division lead with win over Lions

Globe & Mail Sports - Thu, 11/23/2017 - 18:12
Case Keenum picked apart Detroit’s defence with his arm and made plays with his legs as Minnesota went on to win their seventh straight game
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Western looking to knock Laval off its perch as U Sports football champions

Globe & Mail Sports - Thu, 11/23/2017 - 12:43
The top-ranked Rouge et Or and No. 2 Mustangs will meet Saturday at Tim Hortons Field
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Argonauts hope to slow Stamps’ two-pronged running game in Grey Cup

Globe & Mail Sports - Thu, 11/23/2017 - 10:51
The Stampeders can give the ball to a big bulldozer like Jerome Messam to take it up the middle or pitch it to speedy Roy Finch on the outside
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U.K. commissions study of soccer’s long-term mental-health risks

Globe & Mail Sports - Thu, 11/23/2017 - 07:09
The issue regarding a potential threat of long-term brain damage to former players was given a bigger profile this month when former England captain Alan Shearer fronted a BBC documentary, in which he expressed concerns about the effects of heading a ball during his career
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Nick Bjugstad lifts Panthers to shootout win over Maple Leafs

Globe & Mail Sports - Wed, 11/22/2017 - 22:27
Bjugstad scored in the fourth round of the shootout to give Florida the 2-1 win
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Knicks use massive third quarter rally to help beat Raptors

Globe & Mail Sports - Wed, 11/22/2017 - 22:17
Kristaps Porzingis had 22 points and 12 rebounds as New York outscored Toronto 41-10 in the decisive period
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Brock Boeser continues hot streak, leads Canucks past Penguins

Globe & Mail Sports - Wed, 11/22/2017 - 21:29
After scoring twice against Philadelphia on Tuesday, the Vancouver rookie added two more and now has 11 goals this season
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Canadian men’s ski team off to the races at Lake Louise

Globe & Mail Sports - Wed, 11/22/2017 - 20:27
National team is deep with talent heading into World Cup competition ahead of Pyeongchang Games
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Untouched by age, Stampeders' Messam ready for return to Grey Cup

Globe & Mail Sports - Wed, 11/22/2017 - 20:03
The 32-year-old Calgary running back says ‘age is just a number’ as he looks to cap off his standout season with one more big performance
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LaVar Ball is doing the world a favour by giving Trump someone to fixate on

Globe & Mail Sports - Wed, 11/22/2017 - 16:47
As long as the U.S. President has his Binky, he will be less inclined to get out of his crib and spark a global conflagration on Snapchat
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Edmonton Eskimos should have conversation about changing name: Trudeau, Notley

Globe & Mail Sports - Wed, 11/22/2017 - 13:10
The Alberta Premier adds that while she won’t tell the team what to do, she would like to hear what people have to say about the issue
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Marc Trestman saw Dave Dickenson’s coaching potential 10 years ago

Globe & Mail Sports - Wed, 11/22/2017 - 09:24
Shortly after Dickenson was released by the B.C. Lions in November 2007, Trestman approached the veteran quarterback about becoming part of his coaching staff with the Montreal Alouettes
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Sochi gold medallist among four Russians banned for doping

Globe & Mail Sports - Wed, 11/22/2017 - 09:16
Four Russians, all skeleton racers, were banned by the International Olympic Committee for doping, including men’s gold medallist Alexander Tretyakov and women’s bronze medallist Elena Nikitina
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USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar pleads guilty to sex crimes

Globe & Mail Sports - Wed, 11/22/2017 - 06:58
Dr. Larry Nassar, 54, was charged with molesting seven girls, mostly under the guise of treatment at his Lansing-area home and a campus clinic
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Toronto FC captain Michael Bradley unfazed by boos in Columbus

Globe & Mail Sports - Wed, 11/22/2017 - 06:54
Bradley, who is also the U.S. captain, and fellow U.S. international Jozy Altidore has been subject to boos at American away games ever since the failed U.S. World Cup qualifying campaign
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Trump calls LaVar Ball an ‘ungrateful fool’ in early-morning tweets

Globe & Mail Sports - Wed, 11/22/2017 - 06:47
LaVar Ball, the father of LiAngelo Ball, has played down Trump’s involvement in his son’s release from Chinese detention
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