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Blue Jays to host NL Central champion Brewers in Montreal next spring

The Toronto Blue Jays will close out their 2019 pre-season schedule with a pair of games in Montreal against the National League Central champion Milwaukee Brewers. It’s the sixth straight year that the Blue Jays have played exhibition games at Olympic Stadium, the former home of the departed Montreal Expos. The games are scheduled for March 25 and 26, event ...

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Montreal group discusses plan to pursue NBA team

A group of Quebec businesspeople has taken another small step toward bringing a National Basketball Association franchise to Montreal — even though there are currently no plans for an expansion of the league. Representatives of the group held a news conference Wednesday to announce that they have been preparing a financial package and talking to potential Canadian and foreign investors. ...

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Lowry tossed as Raptors rout Nets in pre-season visit to Montreal

Kyle Lowry was so fired up for a pre-season game that it got him ejected. The veteran point guard was thrown out for a pair of technical fouls as the Toronto Raptors beat the Brooklyn Nets 118-91 on Wednesday. Lowry now has three technicals in three exhibition games. “He’s trying to get himself ready and, you know, his fire and his compete,” said first-year Toronto ...

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New Canadiens Tatar, Suzuki ready to make impact in Montreal

The start of training camp can’t come soon enough for the two newest Montreal Canadiens. Forwards Tomas Tatar and Nick Suzuki, acquired from the Vegas Golden Knights along with a draft pick in the deal for ex-captain Max Pacioretty early Monday morning, told reporters on Tuesday that they’re pumped to hit the ice for camp later this week. “It took ...

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Habs captain Pacioretty remains uncertain of future in Montreal

Max Pacioretty waited till the last minute to confirm that he would go ahead with his annual charity golf tournament. Amid months of trade rumours mentioning his name, Pacioretty wanted to see if he was still a Montreal Canadien before sending out invitations for the tournament that helped raise money for both the team’s and his own charitable foundations. Pacioretty ...

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