Dave Feschuk: Friday Game 3 preview: Toronto Raptors at Washington Wizards

Toronto: Kyle Lowry, DeMar DeRozan, OG Anunoby, Serge Ibaka, Jonas Valanciunas Washington: John Wall, Bradley Beal, Otto Porter Jr., Markieff Morris, Marcin Gortat KEY MATCHUP Lowry vs. Wall Wall remains the threat that can’t be ignored. His 22 second-half points in Game 2 helped turn what could have been a laugher into a five-point game early More...

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Richard Griffin: Jays fall to Yankees as rival week in the AL East begins

Doubters are certain to point out that the Blue Jays have run up their glitzy early-season record against four sub-.500 teams. Sure, they faced the Yankees to open the season and had a rain-shortened, one-game More...

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Barcelona one win from title after Atletico defeat

Barcelona are one win away from a 25th Spanish league title after Atletico Madrid lost at Real Sociedad. Diego Simeone’s side were second best throughout and fell behind when Willian Jose turned home More...

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Dave Feschuk: Raptors want force to be part of J.V.’s nature

Jonas Valanciunas was put through one last drill as Raptors practice wrapped up Thursday. This one called for aggression. Valanciunas, the team’s starting centre, was asked to set a mock screen at the top of More...

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Struggling Saints held to goalless draw at Leicester

Southampton remain four points from safety following a desperate performance against Leicester in a goalless draw at the King Power. Leicester striker Kelechi Iheanacho went close in the first half before Southampton’s More...

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Veteran jockey Chantal Sutherland back riding full-time at Woodbine

Chantal Sutherland is home again. After years south of the border, the veteran jockey will again ride full-time at Woodbine Racetrack, whose 2018 thoroughbred schedule begins Saturday. Sutherland, 42, was born More...

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Everton survey a marketing slip-up – Allardyce

Everton boss Sam Allardyce says a survey sent to fans asking them to rate his performance on a scale of zero to 10 was “a marketing slip-up”. The survey was part of an exercise with a fan panel More...

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How long will the Leafs playoff beards get?

It’s an odd sight, but the Maple Leafs playoff beards are starting to grow in. Well some. “I wish I could grow a better one,” said defenceman Jake Gardiner. “It’s fun to see guys More...

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Australia will reduce sledging – new captain Paine

New Australia captain Tim Paine says the team will reduce their levels of sledging under his leadership. Paine replaced Steve Smith as Australia skipper after Smith was banned for his part in the ball-tampering More...

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LeBron scores 46, Cavaliers hold off Pacers to even series

CLEVELAND—The situation was dire, requiring dominance. LeBron James delivered. No surprise there. Taking matters into his own hands, James scored 46 points and added 12 rebounds as the Cleveland Cavaliers bounced More...