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Vancouver, Calgary first teams announced in new women’s pro soccer league

Vancouver, Calgary first teams announced in new women’s pro soccer league

VANCOUVER — A new professional women’s soccer league is coming to Canada. The Vancouver Whitecaps announced Monday that the club will be home to one of two founding teams when the eight-team league begins in 2025.
Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Alek Manoah named to all-MLB first team

Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Alek Manoah named to all-MLB first team

Toronto Blue Jays right-hander Alek Manoah has been named to the all-MLB first team on Monday. Manoah posted a 16-7 record while boasting a 2.24 earned run average, good for fourth in the major leagues and third in the American League.
Raptors drop a 116-110 decision to Boston for third loss at Scotiabank this season

Raptors drop a 116-110 decision to Boston for third loss at Scotiabank this season

TORONTO — Jayson Tatum had 31 points and 12 rebounds to lift the league-leading Boston Celtics to a 116-110 victory over the Toronto Raptors on Monday. Pascal Siakam scored 29 points, while Scottie Barnes finished with 21 and Gary Trent Jr.
Bonds, Clemens Hall of Fame bids now on even shakier ground

Bonds, Clemens Hall of Fame bids now on even shakier ground

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Barry Bonds and Roger Clemens were rejected by baseball writers in their bids for the Baseball Hall of Fame 10 times. On Sunday, the duo chased by steroid suspicions got another rebuke from a panel that included many of their peers.
Former CFL player Jerome Messam gets 18-month suspended sentence in voyeurism case

Former CFL player Jerome Messam gets 18-month suspended sentence in voyeurism case

CALGARY — A former running back with the Calgary Stampeders who filmed a sexual encounter with a woman without her permission won't be going to jail but will have a criminal record.
Hockey Canada releases list of invitees for upcoming world junior selection camp

Hockey Canada releases list of invitees for upcoming world junior selection camp

CALGARY — Connor Bedard will highlight a group of 10 players hoping to win their second junior hockey championship title in six months when Hockey Canada kicks off its selection camp for the 2023 team Friday in Moncton, N.B.
Croatia going deep again at World Cup after shootout win

Croatia going deep again at World Cup after shootout win

AL WAKRAH, Qatar (AP) — Croatia is going deep at another World Cup, and the team is taking the long route once again.
Neymar scores, Brazil beats South Korea 4-1 at World Cup

Neymar scores, Brazil beats South Korea 4-1 at World Cup

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — It was the same old Neymar out there, looking fit and scoring a goal to move closer to Pelé’s all-time record and lead Brazil into the World Cup quarterfinals.
Jeanson, Forsythe among testifying athletes as safe sport study continues

Jeanson, Forsythe among testifying athletes as safe sport study continues

Genevieve Jeanson's story began, she said, when her coach first hit her on the head in training at the age of 14.
Mississippi revises demands on Favre in welfare lawsuit

Mississippi revises demands on Favre in welfare lawsuit

JACKSON, Miss.
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