Posts Tagged Canada

Burke: ‘Unacceptable’ aggression from athletes

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Brian Burke says players who take aggression from the ice into their personal lives don’t deserve to earn pro-athlete wages.

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Sabres rebuild after franchise record for losses

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Josh Gorges showed up at Buffalo Sabres training camp eager for a “fresh start” after spending seven seasons with the Montreal Canadiens.

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Kyrinis, Higgins reach US Senior Women’s Am final

DEAL, N.J. (AP) — Joan Higgins and Canada’s Judith Kyrinis advanced to the U.S. Senior Women’s Amateur final, winning two matches Wednesday at Hollywood Golf Club.

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Washington and Fuqua ride again in ‘The Equalizer’

In this Sept. 7, 2014 photo, Denzel Washington, left, star of the film "The Equalizer," poses with the film's director Antoine Fuqua at the Four Seasons Hotel during the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival in Toronto. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)

TORONTO (AP) — It’s been a dozen years since Denzel Washington and director Antoine Fuqua rode the corrupt Det. Alonzo Harris and their Los Angeles crime odyssey “Training Day” to Oscar glory (for Washington) and a Hollywood breakthrough (for Fuqua).

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Orioles clinch AL East with 8-2 win over Blue Jays

Baltimore Orioles center fielder Adam Jones greets fans after a baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays, Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014, in Baltimore. Baltimore won 8-2 to clinch the American League East. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

BALTIMORE (AP) — The Baltimore Orioles won their first AL East crown since 1997, using home runs by Steve Pearce and Jimmy Paredes to beat the Toronto Blue Jays 8-2 Tuesday night before a boisterous crowd of 35,297 at Camden Yards.

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