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Quioto, Choiniere score in Montreal's 2-1 win over Charlotte

Jun. 25, 2022 22:18 PM EDT

MONTREAL (AP) — Mathieu Choiniere scored the go-ahead goal in the 47th minute after entering at the start of the second half and Montreal held off Charlotte 2-1 on Saturday night. Quioto opened the scoring in the sixth minute for Montreal (8-6-2). Guzman Corujo tied...

AP source: Chicago aims for Canadiens assistant Richardson

Jun. 24, 2022 15:09 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Blackhawks are nearing a deal with Luke Richardson to become their next coach, turning to the former NHL defenseman to help lead their already painful rebuilding process. Richardson and the Blackhawks are working on a contract, according to a person...

Pacers take Arizona's Mathurin at No. 6, Zags' Nembhard

Jun. 24, 2022 02:00 AM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Arizona sophomore Bennedict Mathurin figures he has a lot to bring to the Indiana Pacers. “I feel like I'm a winner," said Mathurin, who was taken No. 6 overall by the Pacers in the NBA draft Thursday night. “I'm a really competitive guy. Off the court, I...

UN biodiversity summit moved from China over COVID-19 policy

Jun. 21, 2022 06:51 AM EDT

BEIJING (AP) — A United Nations summit on biodiversity will be held in Canada instead of China, organizers announced Tuesday, the second major international event to be moved from China because of its strict anti-coronavirus policies. The U.N. secretariat for the Convention on...

Hamilton's raised Mercedes bounces champ to needed podium

Jun. 20, 2022 11:08 AM EDT

It was the roar of the fans that Lewis Hamilton missed, and so it was fitting that when he most needed a boost, he heard it from the largest crowd in Canadian Grand Prix history. Montreal is, after all, the site of Hamilton’s first Formula One podium. That was 15 years, 103 wins...

Title IX: Ann Meyers Drysdale shares how law shaped her life

Jun. 20, 2022 02:44 AM EDT

(Editor's Note: Ann Meyers Drysdale was the first woman to receive an athletic scholarship at UCLA. The Hall of Famer, longtime TV basketball analyst mother of three kids shares how Title IX has help shape her life and career, and what needs to be done over the next 50 years for the law to continue...

Verstappen holds off Sainz to win in F1's return to Canada

Jun. 19, 2022 17:51 PM EDT

MONTREAL (AP) — Max Verstappen maintained his hold on the Formula One championship fight by holding off a late challenge from Carlos Sainz Jr. to earn his sixth win of the season in a fairly easy Sunday drive in the Canadian Grand Prix. Verstappen won from the pole at Circuit...

Maxi Urruti scores in 67th, 10-man Austin beats Montreal 1-0

Jun. 18, 2022 21:55 PM EDT

MONTREAL (AP) — Former Montreal striker Maxi Urruti scored in the 67th minute in 10-man Austin's 1-0 victory over Montreal on Saturday night. Austin (8-4-3) was reduced to 10 men in the 44th minute when Daniel Perreira was sent off for a second yellow for a tackle. ...

Gasly to return to AlphaTauri as F1 "silly season" begins

Jun. 18, 2022 14:05 PM EDT

MONTREAL (AP) — Pierre Gasly is “100% confirmed” to return to AlphaTauri next season, and teams believe Oscar Piastri is ready for a promotion into a Formula One seat. But Williams expects its lineup to remain unchanged through the end of the year — great news, if true, for...

Levy set to be inducted into CFL Hall of Fame

Jun. 16, 2022 17:26 PM EDT

Marv Levy is poised to join a very select pro football group. On Friday night, the former Buffalo Bills and Montreal Alouettes head coach will be inducted into the Canadian Football Hall of Fame. He’ll become just the third person to be in both the Canadian and Pro...