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Marijuana is now legal in Canada, so what does it mean for NHL, NBA, MLB? Five things to know

Canada legalized marijuana on Wednesday, which means that more teams in North American sports are going to have weed legalized within their territory. Of the major North American pro sports leagues, nine more teams will now be located in cities where recreational marijuana use is legal (with three teams based in Toronto). So, what exactly does this looming … CBSSports.com ...

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Hockey Night in Canada podcast: Don Koharski and the infamous 'donut incident'

Referees take centre ice this week on the HNIC Podcast. Why would they choose their line of work? When everything goes perfectly, and they do their job as well as it can be done, theoretically, they go unnoticed. That’s the best scenario.  On the flipside, a ref makes one little mistake at the wrong time, and everyone knows who they are — for all the wrong ...

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US and North American rival Canada meet in qualifying final

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — In truly Canadian fashion, Diana Matheson used the metric system to describe the heated soccer rivalry between Canada and the United States. “You’re talking about two teams that want to beat each other and aren’t going to give up — I’m not going to say an inch, I’m going to make it metric, a centimeter — ...

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What does marijuana legalization in Canada mean for NHL, NBA, MLB? Five things to know

Marijuana legalization is coming to Canada on Wednesday, which means that more teams in North American sports are going to have weed legalized within their territory. Of the major North American pro sports leagues, nine more teams will now be located in cities where recreational marijuana use is legal (with three teams based in Toronto). So, what exactly do… CBSSports.com ...

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USA, Canada win passage to France

Canada book qualification with comfortable win over Panama World champs equally at ease with victory over Jamaica Losing semi-finalists to contest third ticket on Wednesday Canada and USA have qualified for the FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019™ after hefty CONCACAF Women’s Championship semi-final wins over Panama and Jamaica respectively on Sunday. The results mean Canada qualify for a seventh ...

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Marijuana legalization in Canada won't change NHL _ yet

As Riley Cote took and delivered countless punches over more than a decade of junior and pro hockey, he was eager to avoid painkillers. Early on, marijuana was touted to the enforcer as a healing option. “I started noticing some therapeutic benefits,” Cote said. “It helped me sleep, helped with my anxiety and general well-being.” Now a handful of years ...

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Canada and Jamaica edge closer to qualification as Costa Rica exit

Jamaica and Canada keep France 2019 dreams alive 2015 participants Costa Rica eliminated as final-four determined Three automatic tickets to France available in CONCACAF region Jamaica and Canada are just 90 minutes away from a spot at the FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019™ after shoring up a spot in the CONCACAF Women’s Championship semi-finals with wins over Cuba and ...

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Hockey Night in Canada: Free live streams on desktop & app

Want to watch a free live stream of Hockey Night in Canada’? CBC will live stream Hockey Night in Canada on all digital platforms, meaning more Canadians will be able to access the games. Here’s your guide on how to watch on Saturday. The CBC Sports app will continue to provide free live streams of Hockey Night in Canada games, which you can download at the links below.<… ...

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Listen to the debut episode of the Hockey Night In Canada podcast

The NHL season begins tonight. And so does CBC Sports’ new Hockey Night in Canada Podcast. Opening night always brings plenty of excitement about the season ahead, and this year is setting up to be a fascinating one for Canadian fans of the game. Host Rob Pizzo considers the burning questions from around the league and talks to people in the know to get ...

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Canada ekes out victory to finish 7th at FIBA World Cup

Kia Nurse had 17 points and Canada’s offence erupted for 24 points in the fourth quarter to edge Nigeria 73-72 on Sunday in the seventh-place game at the FIBA Women’s Basketball World Cup. Miah-Marie Langlois added 14 points, including the eventual deciding free throw with 11 seconds left, and sank 3-of-4 three-point attempts for the Canadians in San Cristobal de ...

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