Flames release proposal for $500-million arena in Calgary

Globe & Mail Sports - 38 min 24 sec ago
Calgary Sports and Entertainment Corp. plan says the Flames would contribute $275-million
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Brett Anderson has outing to forget as Royals rout Blue Jays

Globe & Mail Sports - Wed, 09/20/2017 - 20:39
Kansas City had an eight-run second inning as they went on to crush Toronto 15-5
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Disorganized Toronto FC falls to Impact for first home loss of the season

Globe & Mail Sports - Wed, 09/20/2017 - 20:14
The loss put a temporary halt to TFC’s bid to top the Los Angeles Galaxy’s record 68 points for one season
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Lupul apologizes for comments accusing Maple Leafs of injury cheating

Globe & Mail Sports - Wed, 09/20/2017 - 19:41
The veteran forward said he will not be seeking a second opinion, and hopes ‘one day to get back on the ice’
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Hot prospect Thomas Chabot gets big chance to crack Senators’ lineup

Globe & Mail Sports - Wed, 09/20/2017 - 16:33
With Sens captain Erik Karlsson injured, the CHL’s defenceman of the year has the perfect opportunity to prove he belongs in the NHL
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With first exhibition game in China, NHL takes major step in selling country on hockey

Globe & Mail Sports - Wed, 09/20/2017 - 15:06
The Canucks and Kings’ arrival marks an important moment for the NHL as it attempts to replicate the success, and revenues, other sports have managed to wrest from China
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New device can protect athletes from microscopic brain damage, Bauer says

Globe & Mail Sports - Wed, 09/20/2017 - 13:48
Sports equipment maker Bauer has unveiled a collar-like device it says can protect against microscopic brain damage in athletes playing contact sports like hockey, soccer and football
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B.C. Lions linebacker Micah Awe given maximum fine for hits on Stampeders

Globe & Mail Sports - Wed, 09/20/2017 - 13:39
CFL fines linebacker for hits on Calgary Stampeders running backs Jerome Messam and Roy Finch
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Marco Estrada returns the love, signs $13-million extension with Jays

Globe & Mail Sports - Wed, 09/20/2017 - 12:18
‘Because I’m happy here,’ veteran soft-tosser says after opting for a one-year extension in Toronto instead of testing free-agent market
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Boxer Jake LaMotta, immortalized in Raging Bull, dies at 95

Globe & Mail Sports - Wed, 09/20/2017 - 09:48
Known as the Bronx Bull, he compiled an 83-19-4 record with 30 knockouts
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Karim Benzema to stay with Real Madrid until end of 2021 season

Globe & Mail Sports - Wed, 09/20/2017 - 07:49
The 29-year-old French striker has been playing with Madrid since 2009
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NHL roundup: Brickley scores twice to help lead Panthers over Predators

Globe & Mail Sports - Tue, 09/19/2017 - 21:30
Starting goaltender James Reimer stopped all 15 shots he faced as Florida beat Nashville 5-3 in a preseason split-squad game
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Alex Gordon hits MLB’s record-setting 5,694th home run of season

Globe & Mail Sports - Tue, 09/19/2017 - 20:05
Gordon’s home run off Toronto’s Ryan Tepera broke a mark set in 2000 at the height of the Steroids Era
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Maple Leafs hope Morgan Rielly’s star is still rising

Globe & Mail Sports - Tue, 09/19/2017 - 19:59
With more than 300 games under his belt, the jury is still out on whether the young defenseman will settle in as a true star or not
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Stroman goes seven, Barney homers as Jays beat Royals

Globe & Mail Sports - Tue, 09/19/2017 - 19:52
The Blue Jays took the series opener, thanks in large part to Darwin Barney, who drove in three runs, including a two-run shot following two failed bunt attempts in the same at bat
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With Bautista’s Jays career likely ending, Gibbons, fans reflect on slugger’s impact

Globe & Mail Sports - Tue, 09/19/2017 - 19:28
The hard-hitting outfielder might not be going out on a high note, but he has left an indelible mark on the Toronto Blue Jays
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South Korea pushing to guarantee safety at Olympics amid nuclear standoff

Globe & Mail Sports - Tue, 09/19/2017 - 17:01
South Korea had submitted a draft resolution for a global ceasefire to start just before the Pyeongchang Olympic Games in 2018
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Ex-tennis star James Blake testifies at disciplinary trial for NYPD officer who mistakenly arrested him

Globe & Mail Sports - Tue, 09/19/2017 - 15:26
Former pro tennis star James Blake testified that a plainclothes police officer never identified himself before throwing him to the ground and handcuffing him in 2015 outside his Manhattan hotel
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Canadiens’ Jonathan Drouin follows P.K. Subban’s lead, donates $500,000 to hospital

Globe & Mail Sports - Tue, 09/19/2017 - 15:08
Habs’ new player to donate $500,000 over 10 years to CHUM, pledges to raise $5-million more
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Baseball is becoming more fun. Why not just enjoy it?

Globe & Mail Sports - Tue, 09/19/2017 - 13:49
Instead of enjoying the deluge of home runs this season, baseball has turned on itself. Someone must be to blame for all this good fortune, and Rob Manfred is the likeliest culprit
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