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NHL injury roundup: Flyers' James van Riemsdyk out 5-6 weeks

Philadelphia Flyers winger James van Riemsdyk is out five to six weeks with a lower-body injury. General manager Ron Hextall announced the time frame for van Riemsdyk’s absence on Monday. The former Toronto Maple Leafs forward was hit with a shot from Avalanche defenceman Mark Barberio during the first period of Saturday night’s 5-2 loss at Colorado. Van Riemsdyk was playing ...

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NFL roundup: Titans, Texans hold on for OT victories

Ka’imi Fairbairn took advantage of his second chance on a 37-yard field goal attempt Sunday, making it as time expired in overtime to give the Houston Texans a 37-34 victory over the Indianapolis Colts. He had missed the first kick wide left — just after Indy called timeout. Houston (1-3) ended the league’s losing streak at nine games with its ...

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Canadian NHL roundup: Senators shut out Habs in pre-season finale

Matt Duchene had a goal and an assist as the Ottawa Senators beat the Montreal Canadiens 3-0 on Saturday night in the final game of the pre-season for both teams. The Senators wrapped up the pre-season with a 2-4-0 record, while the Canadiens were 4-3-0. Tom Pyatt and Bobby Ryan also scored for the Senators, while Craig Anderson stopped 19 ...

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Canadian NHL roundup: Sens edge Blackhawks for 1st pre-season win

Max McCormick scored the go-ahead goal as the Ottawa Senators beat the Chicago Blackhawks 2-1 on Thursday in pre-season action. McCormick went to the net and put back a rebound off a Dylan DeMelo point shot 2:58 into the third period to break a 1-1 tie. Matt Duchene opened the scoring for Ottawa in the second period, evening the score ...

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Canadian NHL roundup: Marner's 4 points lead Leafs past Habs

Mitch Marner scored and added three assists as the Toronto Maple Leafs beat the Montreal Canadiens 5-3 Wednesday to improve to 5-1-0 in pre-season play. Nazem Kadri, Auston Matthews, Kasperi Kapanen and Patrick Marleau also scored for the visiting Maple Leafs. Goalie Frederik Andersen made 33 saves. Tomas Tatar, Brendan Gallagher and David Schlemko scored for Montreal, which fell to ...

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Canadian NHL roundup: Habs down Leafs in game absent of both team's big names

Xavier Ouellet and Artturi Lehkonen each scored twice as the Montreal Canadiens defeated the Toronto Maple Leafs 5-1 in pre-season play on Monday. Charles Hudon had the other goal for Montreal, which picked up its fourth victory in five exhibition outings. Antti Niemi made 29 stops for the Canadiens, while rookie centre Jesperi Kotkaniemi continued to impress in his bid ...

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NFL roundup: 49ers fear star QB Jimmy Garoppolo tore ACL

The 49ers fear quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo will miss the remainder of the season after sustaining an injury to the ACL in his left knee late in Sunday’s 38-27 loss to Kansas City. Garoppolo will have an MRI to confirm the severity of the injury, but 49ers coach Kyle Shanahan said “we fear an ACL.” That would mean C.J. Beathard is ...

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Canadian NHL roundup: Maple Leafs stay perfect, Senators keep losing

Calle Rosen’s power-play goal midway through the third period was the difference as the Toronto Maple Leafs beat the Buffalo Sabres 3-2 on Saturday to remain undefeated in pre-season play. Rosen’s point shot through traffic broke a 2-2 tie and moved Toronto to 4-0-0 in exhibition action, including back-to-back wins over the Sabres after a 5-3 victory on Friday in ...

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Canadian NHL roundup: Tavares scores 1st goal on home ice as Leafs top Sabres

John Tavares scored his first two goals on home ice with the Maple Leafs as Toronto defeated the Buffalo Sabres 5-3 in pre-season play on Friday night. Ron Hainsey, Pierre Engvall and Chris Mueller also scored for the Leafs. Curtis McElhinney stopped all 20 shots he faced after replacing Garret Sparks, who made nine saves, midway through the second period ...

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Canadian NHL roundup: Max Domi makes conspicuous Habs' debut in pre-season loss

Florida Panthers goalie Roberto Luongo said Max Domi’s sucker punch on Aaron Ekblad was “gutless.” Domi was given a match penalty for punching Ekblad right in the nose in the third period of Wednesday’s pre-season game between Montreal and Florida, which the Panthers won 5-2. Ekblad left the game, at the league’s request, and did not return. He went through ...

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