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Boston Bruins forward Brad Marchand fined US$5,000 for cross-checking

NEW YORK — Boston Bruins forward Brad Marchand has been fined US$5,000 for cross-checking Philadelphia Flyers defenceman Andrew MacDonald in the face, the NHL's department of player safety announced Monday.

Wolfpack move top of Betfred Championship table with win over Toulouse

TOULOUSE, France — Nick Rawsthorne scored a pair of tries as the Toronto Wolfpack held on to beat Toulouse Olympique XII 24-13 on Monday in a clash of the top two teams in rugby league's second-tier Betfred Championship.
Veteran field hockey player Mark Pearson set for fourth Commonwealth Games test

Veteran field hockey player Mark Pearson set for fourth Commonwealth Games test

GOLD COAST, Australia — Mark Pearson was on a chairlift in Whistler when he got the late call that he had made Canada's field hockey roster for the 2006 Commonwealth Games in Melbourne.
Curling having a United States moment in wake of John Shuster's Olympic gold

Curling having a United States moment in wake of John Shuster's Olympic gold

LAS VEGAS — John Shuster's Olympic gold medal spawned a registration rush for Las Vegas Curling, whose slogan is "Where Saints and Sinners Curl Like Winners.
Canada House on the Gold Coast: 32 beers on tap and almost as many Canuck servers

Canada House on the Gold Coast: 32 beers on tap and almost as many Canuck servers

GOLD COAST, Australia — Canada usually lives large when it comes to its home-away-from-home at the Olympic Games.
Canadians kick up their heels at Commonwealth Games welcoming ceremony

Canadians kick up their heels at Commonwealth Games welcoming ceremony

GOLD COAST, Australia — A beach party broke out Monday as the Maple Leaf was raised at the athletes villages at the Commonwealth Games.
Canada's Brad Gushue rebounds with win over Swiss in men's world curling

Canada's Brad Gushue rebounds with win over Swiss in men's world curling

LAS VEGAS — Canada's Brad Gushue sees challenges ahead in defending the world men's curling championship. His team rebounded from a rough first day in Las Vegas with a 7-2 win over Switzerland's Mark Pfister on Sunday.

Sunday's Games

Sunday's Games NHL New Jersey 2 Montreal 1 Philadelphia 4 Boston 3 (OT) Nashville 4 Tampa Bay 1 Washington 3 Pittsburgh 1 Anaheim 4 Colorado 3 (OT) --- MLB American League Toronto 7 N.Y.
Taylor Hall scores shorthanded, lifts Devils to 2-1 win over Canadiens

Taylor Hall scores shorthanded, lifts Devils to 2-1 win over Canadiens

MONTREAL — New Jersey Devils forward Taylor Hall couldn't have picked a better time to score his first career short-handed goal.
Taylor Hall scores shorthanded, lifts Devils to 2-1 win over Canadiens

Taylor Hall scores shorthanded, lifts Devils to 2-1 win over Canadiens

MONTREAL — Taylor Hall scored a short-handed goal late in the third period as the visiting New Jersey Devils came from behind to beat the Montreal Canadiens 2-1 on Sunday. Nico Hischier also scored for the Devils (42-28-9).