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Next ski generation emerges to take cross-country torch from Harvey, Kershaw

Next ski generation emerges to take cross-country torch from Harvey, Kershaw

Remi Drolet's first World Cup cross-country ski races were Alex Harvey's last. As he chugged across Quebec City's Plains of Abraham, Drolet could hear race commentators hailing the swan song of the province's sports hero.
Marble Madness! Obscure sports rule in coronavirus pandemic

Marble Madness! Obscure sports rule in coronavirus pandemic

PHILADELPHIA — Welcome to the Marble Universe, where the rushing of glass balls down race tracks, around sandy beach corners or getting thumped by fidget spinners has suddenly become as captivating as any dunk contest.
Atletico Ottawa players do what they can in isolation as CPL postpones season

Atletico Ottawa players do what they can in isolation as CPL postpones season

It's been a transatlantic whirlwind for Canadian international winger Ben Fisk since becoming the first player to sign with expansion Atletico Ottawa on March 4.
COVID-19 outbreak has put kicker Hajrullahu's NFL aspirations on hold

COVID-19 outbreak has put kicker Hajrullahu's NFL aspirations on hold

The COVID-19 pandemic has forced Canadian kicker Lirim Hajrullahu to put his NFL aspirations on hold.
Flames sign free-agent college defencemen Connor Mackey and Colton Poolman

Flames sign free-agent college defencemen Connor Mackey and Colton Poolman

CALGARY — The Calgary Flames signed college free-agent defencemen Connor Mackey and Colton Poolman to one-year, entry-level contracts Friday.
AP source: Falcons agree to 1-year deal with Todd Gurley

AP source: Falcons agree to 1-year deal with Todd Gurley

ATLANTA — Todd Gurley didn't wait long to find his new NFL home. The Atlanta Falcons didn't wait long to celebrate the deal.
Alex Belzile signs one-year deal with Montreal Canadiens

Alex Belzile signs one-year deal with Montreal Canadiens

MONTREAL — The Montreal Canadiens have signed forward Alex Belzile to a one-year, two-way contract. The contract will see Belzile earn US$700,000 in the NHL and $225,000 in the American Hockey League, with a guaranteed salary of $250,000.
Germany leads the way on soccer salary cuts as virus hits

Germany leads the way on soccer salary cuts as virus hits

DÜSSELDORF, Germany — European soccer's biggest leagues continue to be suspended and players are coming under pressure to take pay cuts.
Top Flyer: Dayton's Obi Toppin leads AP All-American team

Top Flyer: Dayton's Obi Toppin leads AP All-American team

The college basketball season came to an emphatic, dramatic end with the cancellation of the NCAA Tournament.
Without games, NBA players using their platforms in new way

Without games, NBA players using their platforms in new way

Cleveland's Kevin Love did his best to reassure a skittish and scared public. Denver's Jamal Murray sat at his piano and played theme songs. Atlanta's Trae Young shot balled-up socks into a trash can.
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