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The Quebec capital has been without an NHL franchise since the Nordiques left in 1995.
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Russian center Pavel Datsyuk said Tuesday he has signed a three-year contract extension to keep him with the NHL's Detroit Red Wings until 2017.
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With the Stanley Cup Finals under way and the 2014 Winter Olympics looming in February, Canada-a nation where hockey is less a sport than a cultural obsession-is getting increasingly anxious to meet one of its most troubling challenges: Finding a way to replenish the country's once-abundant supply of elite goaltenders.
The two-time Olympic hurdler turned bobsledder took to Twitter today to post a Vine video where she's cheekily complaining about her $741.84 check from the U.S. Bobsled & Skeleton Federation.
Michelle Young-Mather is one of the greatest players to have ever graced the gridiron in the Maritime Women's Football League.
Manu Ginobili had 24 points and 10 assists in a surprise start to spark the San Antonio Spurs to a 114-104 victory over the Miami Heat in Game 5 of the NBA Finals on Sunday night, pushing the Spurs one... My friends and family are likely sick of my vocal admiration for the fatty oil of a coconut palm but my love won't wane.
St. Paul's freshman attackman-midfielder Mitch Gordon orally committed to North Carolina on Saturday night, according to Inside Lacrosse.
It may have been car-free, but Vancouver's four-location Car Free Day featured many other modes of transport.
Three-time Olympian Kevin Martin traded in his curling broom to spend time on the ball diamonds in Prince Albert on the weekend as he was in the city to coach the under-12 Edmonton Warriors in the Girls Prairie League Softball playoffs.
Vice President of Hockey and Business Development Brendan Shanahan, left, laughs with NHL Hockey Operations' Rob Blake as junior-age hockey players test potential rule changes, new strategies, and rink modifications at the NHL's 2011 Research and Development Camp in Toronto Wednesday, August 17, 2011.