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Irving's 27 points, 18 assists leads Celtics past Raptors

Irving's 27 points, 18 assists leads Celtics past Raptors

BOSTON — Kyrie Irving said he regretted criticizing his younger teammates, then he made a call to a former teammate he also owed an apology.
Eichel pots OT winner for Buffalo Sabres in 4-3 win over Calgary Flames

Eichel pots OT winner for Buffalo Sabres in 4-3 win over Calgary Flames

CALGARY — Jack Eichel battled through some misfortune to score the overtime winner for the Buffalo Sabres in a 4-3 road win over the Calgary Flames on Wednesday.
Montreal Canadiens forward Paul Byron handed three-game suspension

Montreal Canadiens forward Paul Byron handed three-game suspension

NEW YORK — Montreal Canadiens forward Paul Byron has been suspended three games for a hit that injured Florida Panthers defenceman MacKenzie Weegar on Tuesday night.
Matt Duchene's three-point night powers Senators past Avalanche 5-2

Matt Duchene's three-point night powers Senators past Avalanche 5-2

OTTAWA — Matt Duchene couldn't have scripted the night any better.
NHL, NHLPA abandon hope of a World Cup in September 2020

NHL, NHLPA abandon hope of a World Cup in September 2020

The NHL and NHL Players' Association have given up on the possibility of staging the next World Cup of Hockey in September 2020 but will continue collective bargaining talks.
Michigan State President Engler says he'll resign next week

Michigan State President Engler says he'll resign next week

DETROIT — Michigan State interim President John Engler submitted his resignation Wednesday amid public backlash over his comments about women and girls sexually assaulted by now-imprisoned campus sports doctor Larry Nassar.
Derby beats Southampton on penalties in FA Cup

Derby beats Southampton on penalties in FA Cup

SOUTHAMPTON, England — Derby came from two goals down for the second time against Southampton to eliminate the Premier League club from the FA Cup on Wednesday, winning a penalty shootout following a 2-2 draw in their third-round replay.
Joining Edmonton Oilers a special opportunity for Saskatchewan's Colby Cave

Joining Edmonton Oilers a special opportunity for Saskatchewan's Colby Cave

VANCOUVER — Colby Cave grew up cheering for the Edmonton Oilers, watching them play on Saturday nights and plastering blue and orange pennants on his bedroom walls. Now, the 24-year-old native of Battleford, Sask.
'We can work harder': Leafs shake up lines ahead of meeting with Lightning

'We can work harder': Leafs shake up lines ahead of meeting with Lightning

TORONTO — As the Maple Leafs digested their latest setback, one word kept bubbling to the surface — work.

Los Angeles FC re-signs Canadian international defender Dejan Jakovic

Los Angeles FC has re-signed Canadian Dejan Jakovic and fellow centre back Danilo Silva. The 33-year-old Jakovic appeared in 15 regular-season games last year, reaching his 100-game and 100-start MLS milestones during the 2018 campaign.