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Bergevin says troubling pattern in net led to firing of goaltending coach

Bergevin says troubling pattern in net led to firing of goaltending coach

Montreal general manager Marc Bergevin said he needed to be "100 per cent sure" he was ready to make the decision to fire longtime goaltending coach Stephane Waite.
Yankees manager Aaron Boone taking leave to get pacemaker

Yankees manager Aaron Boone taking leave to get pacemaker

NEW YORK — Yankees manager Aaron Boone is taking a leave of absence from the team to get a pacemaker and intends to return to work in a few days. New York said the procedure was likely to be performed later Wednesday at St.
Strawweight Randa (Quiet Storm) Markos becomes third Canadian on UFC 260 card

Strawweight Randa (Quiet Storm) Markos becomes third Canadian on UFC 260 card

TORONTO — Veteran Canadian strawweight Randa (Quiet Storm) Markos will face Luana Pinheiro at UFC 260 on March 27. It will mark the 17th UFC fight for the 35-year-old from Windsor, Ont., who made her debut in the promotion in December 2014.
A capsule look at teams competing in the Canadian men's curling championship

A capsule look at teams competing in the Canadian men's curling championship

A capsule look at the 18 teams competing in the March 5-14 Canadian men's curling championship in Calgary (team members listed skip to lead along with home club location).
Defending champ Gushue headlines 18-team field as bubble play resumes with Brier

Defending champ Gushue headlines 18-team field as bubble play resumes with Brier

Brad Gushue won his first Canadian men's curling championship in a sold-out hometown venue that erupted in joy after his game-winning throw.
World Rugby unveils condensed 2021 sevens schedule with Vancouver a question-mark

World Rugby unveils condensed 2021 sevens schedule with Vancouver a question-mark

The HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series, grounded last year by the pandemic, will return in May with a pair of women's events. But the men won't see action on the circuit until September. And there is no Canadian stop, as yet.
Canada's Andrew Nembhard picks up conference sixth man of the year

Canada's Andrew Nembhard picks up conference sixth man of the year

Canadian guard Andrew Nembhard was named sixth man of the year by the West Coast Conference on Wednesday. The 21-year-old helped No. 1-ranked Gonzaga to an undefeated regular season, averaging 4.4 assists for fourth in the conference and 9.
Habs down Sens 3-1 to snap 5-game winless streak; Ducharme earns 1st NHL coaching win

Habs down Sens 3-1 to snap 5-game winless streak; Ducharme earns 1st NHL coaching win

MONTREAL — Dominique Ducharme didn't have time to reflect on his first home game in charge of the Montreal Canadiens as he drove to the Bell Centre on Tuesday afternoon.
Wheeler, Connor tally three-point nights, Jets down Canucks 5-2

Wheeler, Connor tally three-point nights, Jets down Canucks 5-2

WINNIPEG — The Winnipeg Jets were angry coming into Tuesday's game against the Vancouver Canucks, said winger Mathieu Perreault. The Canucks had blanked the Jets 4-0 the night before and Winnipeg was not about to repeat the result.
Montreal Canadiens appoint Sean Burke as director of goaltending

Montreal Canadiens appoint Sean Burke as director of goaltending

MONTREAL — The Montreal Canadiens have made another change to their coaching staff, appointing Sean Burke to take over as the director of goaltending.