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EDMONTON - The Edmonton Oilers returned to practice Tuesday minus the 300-pound gorilla on their backs.

The Oilers won their first game of the season Monday, ending a spectacular face-plant out of th

IRVING, Texas - The Dallas Cowboys released defensive end Michael Sam from the practice squad Tuesday, another setback as the NFL's first openly gay player tries to make an active roster during the re

OTTAWA - The Ottawa Senators know they have to keep their emotions in check when the rival Toronto Maple Leafs come to Canadian Tire Centre.

The Leafs have dominated the Senators for much of the past

TORONTO - Canada's Sports Hall of Fame will officially induct the Class of 2014 on Wednesday in Toronto.

BASEL, Switzerland - Fourth-seeded Canadian Milos Raonic hit 12 aces and saved all five break points he faced as he beat Steve Johnson of the United States 7-6 (4), 6-4 in the first round of the Swiss

MONTREAL - Star forward Pavel Datsyuk has been cleared to play for the Detroit Red Wings against the Montreal Canadiens on Tuesday night after missing the first five games of the NHL season with a sho

MIAMI - U.S.

TORONTO - Calgary running back Jon Cornish was named CFL offensive player of the week and top Canadian after his stellar performance in the Stampeders' 33-23 victory over the Winnipeg Blue Bombers las

TORONTO - Toronto FC stars Jermain Defoe and Michael Bradley both had dates with doctors on Tuesday.

Defoe is continuing to rehab a nagging groin injury.

LONDON - Powerful lights confiscated by police during marijuana raids are now being used by the groundsman of English third tier soccer club Rochdale to help the turf grow on its field.

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