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Austin Dillon takes No. 3 back to victory lane at Daytona

Globe & Mail Sports - 2 hours 16 min ago
Dillon won the Daytona 500 driving the iconic No. 3 Chevrolet that Dale Earnhardt piloted for most of his career
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Welcome to hockey in the era of Trump; Russians make a point with rough rink win over U.S.

Globe & Mail Sports - 2 hours 57 min ago
The American team was battered, manhandled, shut out and generally embarrassed in 4-0 defeat by a group of Russians who obviously were taking the match personally.
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Danica Patrick drives in final race of NASCAR career

Globe & Mail Sports - 6 hours 26 min ago
Her final NASCAR start fittingly came on the sport’s biggest stage – in front of 101,000 fans at the Daytona 500
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Team Canada scores 4-0 men’s hockey victory against Koreans in Pyeongchang

Globe & Mail Sports - 13 hours 2 min ago
Canadians had been stung a day earlier by a 3-2 shootout loss to Czech Republic
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Mike Matheson scores twice to lead Florida Panthers over Calgary Flames

Globe & Mail Sports - 20 hours 43 min ago
The beneficiary of all that offence was Panthers’ goaltender Roberto Luongo. In his first appearance since suffering a groin injury on Dec. 4, the 38-year-old made 30 saves for his first win since Nov. 27.
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Loui Eriksson scores twice, Anders Nilsson makes 44 saves as Canucks rout Bruins

Globe & Mail Sports - 20 hours 46 min ago
Daniel Sedin, Sven Baertschi, Nic Dowd, and Bo Horvat also scored for Vancouver (23-30-6), which used four first-period goals to blow the game open early. The win snapped a two-game losing streak for the Canucks, who have just two victories in their last eight games.
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Jazz rookie Donovan Mitchell wins Slam Dunk Contest to highlight NBA All-Star Saturday

Globe & Mail Sports - Sat, 02/17/2018 - 22:10
The Suns’ Devin Booker won the Three-Point Contest by scoring a record 28 points of a possible 34 in the final round and the Nets’ Spencer Dinwiddie defeated the Bulls’ Lauri Markkanen to win the Skills Challenge
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Canada’s Kevin Koe drops second straight game in Olympics curling with loss to Switzerland

Globe & Mail Sports - Sat, 02/17/2018 - 21:34
Although Koe came back with a deuce in the second end, the Swiss kept adding to their lead with the Canadians unable to gain any ground.
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Evgeni Malkin powers Penguins over Maple Leafs in victory, their 11th straight win in Pittsburgh

Globe & Mail Sports - Sat, 02/17/2018 - 21:19
Carl Hagelin, Zach Aston-Reese, Olli Maatta and Bryan Rust also scored for Pittsburgh, which has won four straight. Sidney Crosby had a home point streak stopped at 10 games.
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Pyeongchang 2018: Freestyle skier wins bronze, Team Canada nets 4-0 hockey win against Korea

Globe & Mail Sports - Sat, 02/17/2018 - 17:04
Alex Beaulieu-Marchand notched a bronze medal in the men's freestyle skiing slopestyle event. In curling, Canada's men's and women's rinks split their games against Switzerland
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In men's speedskating, a torch passes: Rookie Girard wins gold after veteran Hamelin sidelined

Globe & Mail Sports - Sat, 02/17/2018 - 06:44
The two Canadians have been crucial to each other's careers: While Hamelin positioned himself as a role model, younger Girard provided a challenging push
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Canada's Kim Boutin wins bronze in women's short-track speed skating 1,500m final

Globe & Mail Sports - Sat, 02/17/2018 - 06:19
Racer from Sherbrooke, Que., won bronze at 500 metres event on Tuesday
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Jin Young Ko maintains lead at Women’s Australian Open

Globe & Mail Sports - Sat, 02/17/2018 - 03:47
South Korean shoots a 1-under 71 Saturday to increase her lead to four strokes after three rounds
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Wheeler, Scheifele each tally three points as Jets rout Avalanche

Globe & Mail Sports - Fri, 02/16/2018 - 22:04
Winnipeg captain Blake Wheeler ended a 15-game goal drought with a pair of goals
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Mikael Backlund signs six-year contract extension with Calgary Flames

Globe & Mail Sports - Fri, 02/16/2018 - 21:11
Centre signs six-year deal worth US$$32.1-million
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Cantlay, McDowell lead while Tiger Woods misses cut at Genesis Open

Globe & Mail Sports - Fri, 02/16/2018 - 20:37
Woods missed the cut at Riviera for the first time in nine appearances as a pro
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Canada’s Olympic women’s curling team burns rocks and bridges with Denmark

Globe & Mail Sports - Fri, 02/16/2018 - 20:02
We used to be the good guy nobody could hate. Now, we’re the big guy some people can’t stand
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Montreal-based B2ten is giving Canadian Olympians a better run for their money

Globe & Mail Sports - Fri, 02/16/2018 - 19:55
In an effort to give an elite few a chance against better-funded competition, B2ten, an outfit backed by a small clique of philanthropists, is pumping millions of dollars into some of the country’s most talented athletes
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The art of the NHL rebuild

Globe & Mail Sports - Fri, 02/16/2018 - 19:42
With a bold open letter to the fans, the Rangers embark on a perilous journey back to hockey’s primetime
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Crosby’s Penguins poised to rain on Leafs parade

Globe & Mail Sports - Fri, 02/16/2018 - 19:11
When the Maple Leafs pay a call in Pittsburgh on Saturday night it will be a collision of two teams operating at full speed, with the Pens having won their past 10 home games
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