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ST. CATHARINES, Ont.

LONDON - However many blips and bumps Arsenal endures through the season one outcome is a constant: finishing in the Premier League's top four.

Arsenal has spent 17 consecutive seasons among the elit

MARRAKECH, Morocco - Amid another crisis at FIFA, President Sepp Blatter will lead an executive committee meeting on Thursday with the sudden resignation of ethics prosecutor Michael Garcia now on the

DOHA, Qatar - Men crammed together, dozens to a room, on bunk beds so close they can reach over and shake hands.

Qatar, on paper at least, has rules that forbid such uncomfortable conditions for its

ROME - Law enforcement authorities need to prevent banned physician Michele Ferrari from seeing riders and conclude his long-running stain on the sport, according to the president of the Italian Cycli

LONDON - Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams have been selected as the International Tennis Federation's world champions for 2014.

Djokovic won the annual award for a fourth time, while Williams claim

VANCOUVER - Kari Lehtonen got to work early against the Vancouver Canucks on Wednesday night.

The Dallas goalie stoned Radim Vrbata just over 30 seconds into the first period, and stared down a numbe

VANCOUVER - Kari Lehtonen stopped 27 saves for his second shutout of season and the 29th of his career as the Dallas Stars defeated Vancouver 2-0 on Wednesday to extend the Canucks' losing streak to f

Wednesday's Games

NHL

Ottawa 2 New Jersey 0

Boston 3 Minnesota 2 (OT)

Dallas at Vancouver

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AHL

Hamilton 5 St.

TORONTO - Kyle Lowry had 20 points and 12 assists as the Raptors beat the Brooklyn Nets 105-89 on Wednesday night — a bit of payback against the team that ousted Toronto from last season's playoffs.