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China dismisses UK, Canada Olympic boycott as 'farce'

China dismisses UK, Canada Olympic boycott as 'farce'

BEIJING (AP) — China on Thursday dismissed the decision by Canada and the United Kingdom to join Washington’s diplomatic boycott of the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympic Games as a “farce.
Canada's Jessie Fleming named FA Women's Super League player of the month

Canada's Jessie Fleming named FA Women's Super League player of the month

LONDON — Canadian international Jessie Fleming has won the Barclays FA Women's Super League player of the month award for November.
J.T. Miller scores, Vancouver Canucks edge Boston Bruins 2-1 in shootout

J.T. Miller scores, Vancouver Canucks edge Boston Bruins 2-1 in shootout

VANCOUVER — J.T. Miller scored the shootout winner Wednesday, giving the Vancouver Canucks a 2-1 victory over the visiting Boston Bruins.

Coyotes facing eviction from arena for unpaid bills

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The Arizona Coyotes could be looking for a new home sooner than expected. The City of Glendale informed the team that it intends to lock the Coyotes out of Gila River Arena by Dec.
Canadians Gilgeous-Alexander, Dort lead Thunder to thrilling win over Raptors

Canadians Gilgeous-Alexander, Dort lead Thunder to thrilling win over Raptors

TORONTO — Justin Champagnie tipped the ball in the basket then barrelled up the floor, his Toronto teammates in hot pursuit to celebrate what they thought was the winning basket to end a thrilling game.
Trudeau announces Canadian officials will boycott Winter Olympics in China

Trudeau announces Canadian officials will boycott Winter Olympics in China

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says Canada will join a diplomatic boycott of the Winter Olympics in Beijing next year, citing extensive human rights abuses by the Communist regime in the host country.
Canadian flanker Karen Paquin named to World Rugby's 2021 Dream Team

Canadian flanker Karen Paquin named to World Rugby's 2021 Dream Team

Canadian Karen Paquin has been named to World Rugby's Women’s 15s Dream Team of 2021. The 34-year-old flanker from Quebec City joins players from England, France, Italy, New Zealand and Wales on the all-star squad.

Canadian field hockey team headed home from South Africa

Canada's women's junior field hockey team is scheduled to arrive home on Thursday after being stranded in South Africa due to the new COVID-19 variant. The team took off from Johannesburg on Wednesday, and was on a flight through Frankfurt, Germany.

CFL suspends Argos' VP of player personnel John Murphy indefinitely after altercation

HAMILTON — The CFL suspended Toronto Argonauts executive John Murphy indefinitely Wednesday for an altercation with fans after the East Division final. The Hamilton Tiger-Cats defeated Toronto 27-19 at BMO Field on Sunday to advance to the Grey Cup.
NHL Notebook: Olympics top agenda at board of governors' meeting in Florida

NHL Notebook: Olympics top agenda at board of governors' meeting in Florida

The Beijing Olympics open in less than 60 days. And the NHL has just over a month to decide if it will be there.