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Ryan O'Reilly's OT winner sinks Russia as Canada advances to world semifinals

Canada will compete for a medal at the world hockey championship for the fourth straight year thanks to another clutch goal from Ryan O’Reilly. O’Reilly scored the game winner on a 4-on-3 power play with 4:57 into overtime Thursday as Canada beat Russia 5-4 and punched its ticket to the semifinals in Copenhagen. Ryan O’Reilly scored the game winner 4:57 ...

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Canada to face Russia in quarter-finals at hockey worlds

Just hours removed from a tightly contested overtime win over Latvia, Canada took no chances in its final preliminary round game at the world hockey championship. Ryan Nugent-Hopkins had a goal and an assist as Canada finished off its round-robin schedule with a workmanlike 3-0 win over Germany on Tuesday. Less than 18 hours after Connor McDavid’s overtime winner clinched ...

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'Ass' backwards: Joey Votto reverses his harsh words about Canada

Cincinnati Reds all-star Joey Votto has penned an apology after saying in a podcast on Tuesday that he doesn’t care about Canada, Canadian baseball or his hometown of Toronto. Votto, who played for Canada at the 2009 and 2013 World Baseball Classics and won the Lou Marsh Award as Canada’s athlete of the year in 2010 and 2017, distanced himself ...

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McDavid scores in overtime as Canada squeaks out 2-1 win over Latvia

After having trouble scoring at 5-on-5, Connor McDavid and the Canadians proved to be deadly at 3-on-3. McDavid scored 46 seconds into overtime, batting his own rebound out of the air past Latvia goaltender Kristers Gudlevskis, as Canada edged Latvia 2-1 Monday and clinched a quarterfinal berth at the world hockey championship. The combination of McDavid, Ryan Nugent-Hopkins and Aaron Ekblad dominated play at 3-on-3 in the overtime session as ...

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Finland rolls over Canada at hockey worlds

The road to the medal round got tougher for Canada on Saturday at the world hockey championship. Mikko Rantanen scored two goals as Finland beat Canada 5-1. Rantanen and Janne Pesonen scored on the power play for the Finns, who also had goals from Eeli Tolvanen and Teuvo Teravainen. Jean-Gabriel Pageau had the lone goal for Canada. Eeli Tolvanen and ...

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McDavid's hat trick leads Canada over Norway

Behind the net or falling to the ice, it doesn’t matter to Connor McDavid. Canada’s captain is a threat to score no matter where he gets the puck. McDavid had a hat trick while Curtis McElhinney and Darcy Kuemper shared the shutout as Canada beat Norway 5-0 in Group B action Thursday at the world hockey championship. McDavid scored a ...

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BREAKING: Canada native Paxton no-hits Jays

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Mariners lefty James Paxton, a Canada native, entered the history books in his home country on Tuesday night, completing the sixth no-hitter in franchise history in a 5-0 Seattle win over the Blue Jays…. MLB News Index

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