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Maple Leafs will need 'all hands on deck' to avoid elimination

The Toronto Maple Leafs left themselves little room for error after consecutive ugly road losses to open their first-round Stanley Cup playoff series with the Boston Bruins. With their backs now firmly planted against the wall as they return to TD Garden for Saturday’s Game 5 (CBC, CBCSports.ca, 8 p.m. ET), tha… CBC | NHL News

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Orioles find offence to avoid Blue Jays' series sweep

The Baltimore Orioles finally put on an offensive show at Camden Yards, one that manager Buck Showalter hopes will be repeated many times this summer. Jonathan Schoop drove in two runs, Kevin Gausman pitched six effective innings and the Orioles beat the Toronto Blue Jays 5-3 Wednesday night to avoid a three-… CBC | MLB News

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White Sox edge Blue Jays to avoid series sweep

The 2017 Toronto Blue Jays never got on track after struggling mightily at the start of the season. The 2018 edition of the team is closing out its first homestand of the year with a much better feeling. The Blue Jays will hit the road for a nine-game trip with a confidence-boosting 4-3 recor… CBC | MLB News

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March Madness: Gonzaga, Kansas avoid 1st-round upsets

Here is a roundup of Thursday’s action from the NCAA men’s basketball tournament. All times ET. EAST REGIONAL Villanova 87, Radford 61 Texas Tech 70, Stephen F. Austin 60 Virginia Tech (21-11) vs. Alabama (19-15), 9:20 p.m.  Florida (20-12) vs. St. Bonaventure (26-7), 9:57 p.m.  SOUTH REGIONAL <… CBC | NBA News

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Bottas will avoid Rosberg mind games with Hamilton

Valtteri Bottas insists he won’t try to unsettle Lewis Hamilton in order to get the better of his teammate in the same manner that Nico Rosberg did. During an often tempestuous relationship, Rosberg has previously admitted he resorted to mind games at times in order to try and destabilize Hamilton as they fought over three consecutive drivers’ championships. The approach ...

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Villanova looks to avoid letdown against DePaul (Feb 20, 2018)

PHILADELPHIA – Third-ranked Villanova will look to stay in contention for its fifth consecutive Big East regular-season title when it faces DePaul on Wednesday night at the Wells Fargo Center. The Wildcats (24-3, 11-3 Big East) picked up a huge 95-79 win Saturday at fourth-ranked Xavier. DePaul will ente… FOX Sports Digital

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