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Oilers' Connor McDavid wins Conn Smythe Trophy as playoff MVP after Game 7 loss

Edmonton Oilers captain Connor McDavid has been awarded the Conn Smythe Trophy as the most valuable player of the NHL playoffs after an incredible post-season that finished just short of a Stanley Cup.

Calf strain forces Blue Jays' Bichette to injured list, prospect Martinez joins club

The Toronto Blue Jays placed shortstop Bo Bichette on the 10-day injured list with a right calf strain Tuesday and called up Orelvis Martinez, the team's second-ranked prospect, from Triple-A Buffalo.

McIntosh breaks world record in women's 400m IM at Canadian swimming trials

Canadian swimmer Summer McIntosh has broken her own world record in the women's 400-metre individual medley with a time of four minutes 24.38 seconds at the Olympic & Paralympic Trials.

Masse wins women's 100m backstroke at Canadian swimming trials

Canadian swimmer Kylie Masse has booked her ticket for the Paris Olympics. The four-time Olympic medallist won the women's 100-metre backstroke race in 57.94 seconds at the Olympic & Paralympic Trials.

McIntosh, Harvey finish 1-2 in women's 200m freestyle at Canadian swimming trials

Canadian swimming sensation Summer McIntosh earned her second straight victory at the Olympic & Paralympic Trials on Tuesday night. Mary-Sophie Harvey of Trois-Rivieres, Que., also finished inside the Olympic qualifying time in 1:55.44 to book her ticket for Paris.

Summer McIntosh dominates women's 400-metre freestyle at Canadian swimming trials

Canada's Summer McIntosh was an unheralded swimmer who stole the show at her first Olympic Trials appearance three years ago. She returned to the event Monday as a favourite and set the tone for the weeklong competition with a dominating performance in the women's 400-metre freestyle.

Quiet bats, ineffective bullpen mark difficult start to Blue Jays 2024 campaign

The campaign has not gone as planned so far. At 16-19 entering Tuesday's game at Philadelphia, the Toronto Blue Jays were in last place in the American League East and a growing list of pitcher injuries has dimmed hopes for a quick turnaround.

Team Reid Carruthers adds Catlin Schneider after Brad Jacobs's departure

Team Reid Carruthers has added Catlin Schneider to its lineup at third to fill a vacancy caused by the recent departure of Brad Jacobs.

'In the biggest moment, he rises': Canada's Jamal Murray delivers again for Nuggets

Canadian Jamal Murray's 14-footer with 3.6 seconds left was the difference as Denver beat the Los Angeles Lakers 108-106 to complete a five-game win in the first-round NBA playoff series.

Jets on the brink of elimination as Nichushkin hat trick leads Avalanche to 3rd straight win

Valeri Nichushkin scored two power-play goals and added an empty-netter to lead the Colorado Avalanche to a 5-1 victory over Winnipeg on Sunday that left the Jets in must-win mode for the rest of the first-round playoff series.