Posts Tagged British Columbia

Ducks sign new D Kevin Bieksa to 2-year extension thru 2018

In this May 18, 2011, file photo, Vancouver Canucks' Kevin Bieksa celebrates his goal against the San Jose Sharks with teammate Ryan Kesler during the second period of Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs Western Conference finals in Vancouver, British Columbia. The Anaheim Ducks announced Tuesday, June 30, 2015, they have acquired veteran defenseman Bieksa from the Canucks for a second-round pick in the 2016 draft. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Jonathan Hayward, File)

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Defenseman Kevin Bieksa has agreed to a two-year, $8 million contract extension through 2018 with the Anaheim Ducks.

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Rangers sign Diaz, Megna, Lindblad as free agents

GREENBURGH, N.Y. (AP) — The New York Rangers have signed defenseman Raphael Diaz and forwards Jayson Megna and Matt Lindblad as free agents.

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Sharks still searching for starting goalie following draft

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — The San Jose Sharks ended the NHL draft with one of the biggest needs they had entering the weekend: finding a starting goaltender.

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Australians have no fear in facing defending champion Japan

Japan's Mizuho Sakaguchi (6) heads the ball away from her own goal while defending against a Netherlands corner kick during the second half of a round of 16 soccer match at the FIFA Women's World Cup, Tuesday, June 23, 2015, in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. (Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press via AP)

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Lack of self-confidence clearly isn’t an issue for coach Alen Stajcic despite Australia’s previous lack of Women’s World Cup success.

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