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Canadiens down Oilers, sweep series in Edmonton

Shea Weber’s goal held up as the game-winner as the Montreal Canadiens beat the Edmonton Oilers 3-1 Monday night. Rookie Alexander Romanov and Arttuti Lehkonen also scored for Montreal, which beat Edmonton for the second time in three nights. Jake Evans (71), Alexander Romanov (27) and Brett Kulak (77) of the Montreal Canadiens celebrate a goal during Montreal’s 3-1 win over the Edmonton Oilers at Rogers Place on Monday in Edmonton. (Codie McLachlan/Getty Images) Shea Weber’s goal held up as the game-winner as the Montreal Canadiens beat the Edmonton Oilers 3-1 Monday night. Rookie Alexander Romanov and Arttuti Lehkonen also scored for Montreal (2-0-1), which beat Edmonton (1-3-0) for the second time in three nights. The Habs also trounced the Oilers 5-1 on Saturday. Goal...

Lowry leads Raptors past Mavs as teams pay tribute on Martin Luther King Day

Kyle Lowry led the way with 23 points and the Toronto defence came up strong as the Raptors defeated the Dallas Mavericks 116-93 Monday for their third straight win. Toronto guard Kyle Lowry drives against Dallas guard Josh Green during the Raptors’ 116-93 win over the Mavericks on Monday. (Chris O’Meara/The Associated Press) Kyle Lowry led the way with 23 points and the Toronto defence came up strong as the Raptors defeated the Dallas Mavericks 116-93 Monday for their third straight win. Lowry, who made 9-of-12 shots, added nine rebounds and seven assists. Chris Boucher had 21 points, marking the sixth straight game — and eighth this season — that he has scored 15-plus points off the bench. Pascal Siakam had 19 points while Norm Powell added 17 points. The Raptors (5-8) held M...

Marner, Tavares fire Maple Leafs past Laine-less Jets in 1st of 10 season meetings

John Tavares and Mitch Marner scored in a dominant second period as the Toronto Maple Leafs defeated the Winnipeg Jets 3-1 on Monday. Toronto forward Mitchell Marner (16) scores on an empty net to help the Maple Leafs secure a 3-1 win over the Winnipeg Jets on Monday. (Nathan Denette/The Canadian Press) John Tavares and Mitch Marner scored in a dominant second period as the Toronto Maple Leafs defeated the Winnipeg Jets 3-1 on Monday. Frederik Andersen made 27 saves for Toronto (3-1-0) in first of 10 meetings between the North Division rivals in the abbreviated 2020-2021 season. Marner added his second of the night into an empty net with 22.6 seconds left. Kyle Connor replied for Winnipeg (1-1-0), which got 35 stops from Connor Hellebuyck inside an empty Scotiabank Arena because of COVID-1...

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NFL’s final 4 are about to face tougher tests

CBC Sports’ daily newsletter looks at how the NFL’s conference finalists got here and what it says about their chances of reaching the Super Bowl. Tremaine Edmunds and the Bills D looked great against Baltimore. A more powerful opponent awaits in Kansas City. (Bryan M. Bennett/Getty Images) This is an excerpt from The Buzzer, which is CBC Sports’ daily email newsletter. Stay up to speed on what’s happening in sports by subscribing here. Here’s what you need to know right now from the world of sports: The NFL’s final four is set A pair of excellent matchups are on tap for Sunday as Tampa Bay faces Green Bay in the NFC championship game and Buffalo takes on Kansas City for the AFC title. The winners meet in the Super Bowl on Feb. 7 in Tampa. Here’s a...

Canadian women’s hockey team holds 14-day Calgary ‘bubble’ camp

The Canadian women’s hockey team has opened a 35-player camp in a Calgary “bubble.” The camp will be the first physical gathering of national team players in months due to the pandemic. The “bubble” camp is the first physical gathering for the team in months due to the COVID-19 pandemic, with their last international competition being in the Rivalry Series they played against the United States. (Jonathan Hayward/The Canadian Press) The Canadian women’s hockey team has opened a 35-player camp in a Calgary “bubble.” The 14-day camp is the first physical gathering of national-team players in months because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Hockey Canada invited 47 players to Calgary, but 12 won’t participate because of school commitments “an...

Pat Mahomes remains in concussion protocol ahead of AFC title game

Kansas City quarterback Patrick Mahomes remained in the NFL’s concussion protocol Monday and head coach Andy Reid declined to speculate on when he’ll be cleared. Kansas City head coach Andy Reid declined on Monday to speculate when star quarterback Pat Mahomes would be cleared after suffering a concussion in Sunday’s divisional-round win over Cleveland. Kansas City faces the Bills in Sunday’s AFC title game. (Jamie Squire/Getty Images) Kansas City built a defence and signed a backup quarterback that were good enough to preserve a win. Now, is the team good enough to win on their own? Kansas City,which lost Patrick Mahomes to a concussion in the third quarter of Sunday’s divisional-round win over Cleveland, might have to find out with their hopes of back-to-bac...

Alberta selects Laura Walker, Brendan Bottcher for Scotties, Brier

Curling Alberta has made its decision on what teams will represent the province at this year’s Scotties and Brier in the Calgary bubble. Laura Walker, last year’s provincial champion, has accepted the invitation to play at this year’s Scotties. On the men’s side, Brendan Bottcher will once again be going to the Brier. Team Alberta skip Brendan Bottcher has played in the last three Brier championship games, losing twice to Brad Gushue, and two years ago to fellow Albertan Kevin Koe. (Sean Kilpatrick/Canadian Press) The waiting is over in the wild rose province. Curling Alberta has made its decision on what teams will represent the province at this year’s Scotties and Brier in the Calgary bubble. Laura Walker, last year’s provincial champion, has accepted the invitation to play a...

Jets star Patrik Laine listed day-to-day with upper-body injury

NHL Winnipeg Jets coach Paul Maurice says star forward Patrik Laine is day-to-day with an upper body injury. Maurice updated Laine’s status before Winnipeg’s game in Toronto on Monday. Laine had left the last two Jets practices early. 22-year old left previous 2 practices early due to injury The Canadian Press · Posted: Jan 18, 2021 2:01 PM ET | Last Updated: January 18 Winnipeg Jets forward Patrik Laine was listed as day-to-day prior to Monday’s game versus the Toronto Maple Leafs due to an upper-body injury. (John Woods/The Canadian Press) Winnipeg Jets coach Paul Maurice says star forward Patrik Laine is day-to-day with an upper body injury. Maurice updated Laine’s status before Winnipeg’s game in Toronto on Monday. Laine had left the last two Jets practice...

Dell to Devils after Maple Leafs lose goalie on waivers while Spezza clears

The New Jersey Devils on Monday claimed Aaron Dell a day after the Maple Leafs put the goaltender on waivers, along with veteran forward Jason Spezza, who cleared. Dell, 31, signed a one-year deal with Toronto in October. The Maple Leafs have lost goaltender Aaron Dell, who was claimed Monday by New Jersey a day after Toronto put the 31-year-old on waivers. He signed a one-year, $800,000 US deal with the Leafs in October. (Frank Gunn/Canadian Press/File) The Toronto Maple Leafs have lost goaltender Aaron Dell to the waiver wire. The New Jersey Devils claimed Dell a day after the Maple Leafs put the goaltender on waivers, along with veteran forward Jason Spezza. The 31-year-old Dell signed a one-year, $800,000 US contract with Toronto in October. He played in 33 games with the San Jose Shar...

Messi faces lengthy suspension for ‘excessive force’ against Athletic Bilbao opponent

Lionel Messi could be suspended for up to 12 games for the red card he received in the final minutes of his team’s 3-2 loss to Athletic Bilbao in Seville on Sunday. Lionel Messi, left, faces suspension after swinging towards the head of Asier Villalibre and hitting him, near the end of Barcelona’s 3-2 loss against Athletic Bilbao on Sunday. (David Ramos/Getty Images) After losing the Spanish Super Cup final, Barcelona is also in danger of losing Lionel Messi for an extended period after he hit an opponent toward the end of the match. Messi could be suspended for up to 12 games for the red card he received in the final minutes of his team’s 3-2 loss to Athletic Bilbao in Seville on Sunday. After passing the ball out to the left flank, Messi swung his right arm toward the h...

Greek president backs Olympic sailing champion after abuse claim

Greece’s first female president met Olympic sailing champion Sofia Bekatorou on Monday to express her support for the athlete who publicly claimed she had been sexually assaulted 22 years ago by a senior sports official. Greek President Katerina Sakellaropoulou, right, met with Olympic sailing champion Sofia Bekatorou, left, to show her support in the midst of her having made an allegation of being sexually assaulted back in 1998 by a sporting official. (Alkis Konstantinidis/AFP via Getty Images) Greece’s first female president met Olympic sailing champion Sofia Bekatorou on Monday to express her support for the athlete who publicly claimed she had been sexually assaulted 22 years ago by a senior sports official. Bekatorou, who won gold at the 2004 Athens Olympics, last week sa...

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