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  • Yankees captain Derek Jeter  2  participated Tuesday in the Ice Bucket Challenge in support of combatting Lou Gehrig's disease. Al Bello Getty ImagesIce Bucket Challenge: Derek Jeter dares Michael Jordan
    cbc.ca - 2014-08-19 11:47 PM

    New York Yankees captain Derek Jeter accepted the Ice Bucket Challenge inside the clubhouse Tuesday night before dishing off to basketball legend Michael Jordan.

  • Blue Jays centre-fielder Colby Rasmus fails to catch a ball that falls in for one of seven doubles in a 6-1 loss to the Brewers. Benny Sieu ReutersBlue Jays lack offensive fire in loss to Brewers
    cbc.ca - 2014-08-19 10:58 PM

    The Toronto Blue Jays surrendered seven doubles and managed just two hits themselves in a 6-1 loss to the hometown Milwaukee Brewers at Miller Park on Tuesday night.

  • Blue Jays centre-fielder Colby Rasmus fails to catch a ball that falls in for one of seven doubles in a 6-1 loss to the Brewers. Benny Sieu ReutersBlue Jays lack offensive fire in Milwaukee
    cbc.ca - 2014-08-19 10:58 PM

    The Toronto Blue Jays surrendered seven doubles and managed just two hits themselves in a 6-1 loss to the hometown Milwaukee Brewers at Miller Park on Tuesday night.

  • Steve Moore, middle, talks to CBC Sports reporter Tom Harrington, left, outside NHL headquarters in New York on April 26, 2005. Mike Segar ReutersKey dates in Todd Bertuzzi, Steve Moore saga
    cbc.ca - 2014-08-19 10:24 PM

    Here are is a timeline of key dates in the Todd Bertuzzi-Steve Moore saga which, according to Bertuzzi's lawyer, Geoff Adair, was settled Tuesday "in its totality."

  • Former Colorado Avalanche forward Steve Moore had been seeking $68 million in damages from NHL player Todd Bertuzzi and the Vancouver Canucks. Ed Andrieski Associated PressSteve Moore near settlement with Todd Bertuzzi
    cbc.ca - 2014-08-19 11:14 AM

    Less than three weeks from a lengthy civil trial and after eight years of litigation, former NHLer Steve Moore is near a settlement with Todd Bertuzzi and the Vancouver Canucks, according to Bertuzzi's lawyer Geoff Adair.

  • Tiger-Cats quarterback Dan LeFevour looks on after injuring his knee in Saturday's loss to Calgary. The CFL team announced on Tuesday that he would be sidelined for the remainder of the season with a torn knee ligament. Nathan Denette Canadian PressDan LeFevour's season with Ticats cut short by torn knee ligament
    cbc.ca - 2014-08-19 5:53 PM

    Hamilton Tiger-Cats quarterback Dan LeFevour will miss the rest of the CFL season after suffering a torn anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee.

  • Brazilian international Julio Cesar is headed to Benfica on a two-year contract following a shortened stint with Queens Park. Ronald Martinez Getty ImagesJulio Cesar bolts Queens Park for Benfica
    cbc.ca - 2014-08-19 5:51 PM

    Benfica confirmed Tuesday that it signed Brazilian goalkeeper Julio Cesar, formerly of Queens Park Rangers and Toronto FC, to a two-year contract.

  • Senators forward Clarke MacArthur has re-signed with the team for five years and $23.25 million US. He is coming off a 2013-14 season in which he scored a career-high 24 goals and added 31 assists in 79 games. Rich Lam Getty ImagesClarke MacArthur re-signs with Senators for 5 years, $23.25M US
    cbc.ca - 2014-08-19 5:24 PM

    The Ottawa Senators have signed forward Clarke MacArthur to a five-year contact extension worth $23.25 million US.

  • Former Colorado Avalanche forward Steve Moore had been seeking $68 million in damages from NHL player Todd Bertuzzi and the Vancouver Canucks. Ed Andrieski Associated PressSteve Moore, reaches settlement with Todd Bertuzzi
    cbc.ca - 2014-08-19 11:14 AM

    Less than three weeks from the start of what could have been a lengthy civil trial and after eight years of litigation, former Avalanche Steve Moore has reached a settlement with Todd Bertuzzi and the Vancouver Canucks, Bertuzzi's lawyer Geoff Adair has confirmed.

  • Former Colorado Avalanche forward Steve Moore had been seeking $68 million in damages from NHL player Todd Bertuzzi and the Vancouver Canucks. Ed Andrieski Associated PressSteve Moore, Bertuzzi settlement faces 'potential problem'
    cbc.ca - 2014-08-19 11:14 AM

    Less than three weeks from the start of what could have been a lengthy civil trial and after eight years of litigation, former Avalanche Steve Moore has reached a settlement with Todd Bertuzzi and the Vancouver Canucks, but Bertuzzi's lawyer Geoff Adair said there could be a "potential problem."

  • Washington players, led by strong safety Brandon Meriweather  31 , take the field with their arms raised before an NFL exhibition game. Katherine Frey Washington Post Associated PressFerguson protests: Washington Redskins show solidarity
    cbc.ca - 2014-08-19 3:52 PM

    The Washington Redskins secondary emerged from the stadium tunnel during pregame introductions Monday night with hands raised and palms forward in a show of solidarity with the people in Ferguson, Missouri, who are protesting the shooting of teenager Michael Brown.

  • B.C. Lions running back Stefan Logan  10  racked up a career-high 145 yards and scored a touchdown in the team’s 33-17 victory over the Toronto Argonauts. Frank Gunn Canadian PressStefan Logan named CFL offensive player of the week
    cbc.ca - 2014-08-19 2:18 PM

    B.C. running back Stefan Logan was named CFL offensive player of the week Tuesday after rushing for a career-high 145 yards and scoring a touchdown in the Lions' 33-17 victory over Toronto.

  • New Toronto Maple Leafs President Brendan Shanahan, left, looks over at Maple Leafs General Manager Dave Nonis during a news conference in Toronto on Monday, April 14, 2014. Chris Young Canadian PressMaple Leafs creating analytics department: report
    cbc.ca - 2014-08-19 2:08 PM

    It looks like the Toronto Maple Leafs think analytics could offer a solution to their Stanley Cup curse. A report Tuesday said that the team is creating an analytics department and will hire three respected names from the advanced-stats set.

  • Current New York Islanders owner Charles Wang will continue as majority stockholder for two years. Kathy Willens Associated PressIslanders sell minority stake of club to ex-Capitals co-owner
    cbc.ca - 2014-08-19 2:45 PM

    The New York Islanders have announced that the team is being sold to a former Washington Capitals co-owner and a London-based investor.

  • New Toronto Maple Leafs President Brendan Shanahan, left, looks over at Maple Leafs General Manager Dave Nonis during a news conference in Toronto on Monday, April 14, 2014. Chris Young Canadian PressBrandon Pridham joins Leafs as assistant to GM
    cbc.ca - 2014-08-19 2:08 PM

    The Toronto Maple Leafs have added another assistant to general manager Dave Nonis's staff, announcing the hiring of Brandon Pridham Tuesday as the assistant to the GM.

  • Retired football player author Chris Kluwe claimed that the NFL’s Vikings wrongfully released him last year because of his outspoken support for same-sex marriage rights. Lilly Lawrence WireImage Getty ImagesChris Kluwe settles with Vikings over wrongfully release
    cbc.ca - 2014-08-19 2:08 PM

    The Minnesota Vikings and former punter Chris Kluwe said Tuesday they reached a settlement averting a lawsuit over Kluwe's claim that the team wrongfully released him last year because of his outspoken support for same-sex marriage rights.

  • Blue Jays pitcher J.A. Happ, winless in his last four outings, will try to end a two-start losing streak. Stephen Dunn Getty ImagesBlue Jays in need of good pitching against surging Brewers
    cbc.ca - 2014-08-19 1:38 PM

    The Toronto Blue Jays will look to stop their current slide as they travel to Milwaukee to take on the NL Central-leading Brewers Tuesday night (8:10 p.m. ET).

  • Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment president and CEO Tim Leiweke, right, seen here enjoying a laugh with Toronto Maple Leafs president Brendan Shanahan, reportedly is preparing to leave the company. Besides helping bring Shanahan to the Leafs, Leiweke also oversaw the hiring of GMs Masai Ujiri with the Raptors and Tim Bezbatchenko with Toronto FC during his short time in the city. Dave Sandford NBAE via Getty Images FileTim Leiweke to leave president/CEO post with MLSE: report
    cbc.ca - 2014-08-19 1:40 PM

    According to a tweet from Hockey Night in Canada's Elliotte Friedman, Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment president and CEO Tim Leiweke is preparing to leave the company for a different challenge.

  • Canada's Milos Raonic reached the fourth round of the U.S. Open in each of the last two years. Rob Carr Getty ImagesMilos Raonic seeded 5th for U.S. Open
    cbc.ca - 2014-08-19 1:24 PM

    With defending champion Rafael Nadal out due to injury, top-ranked Novak Djokovic is seeded No. 1 for the U.S. Open, five-time champion Roger Federer is No. 2, and Canada's Milos Raonic is seeded fifth.

  • Golfers Tiger Woods, left, and Rory McIlroy right, sit near as television host Jimmy Fallon makes a joke during a golfing demonstration on Monday in Jersey City, N.J. Mel Evans Associated PressRory McIlroy downs Jimmy Fallon in chipping contest
    cbc.ca - 2014-08-19 12:28 PM

    Rory McIlroy has won yet another golf title, capturing the Facebreakers trophy as the winner of a chipping contest against the host of The Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon.

  • Former Colorado Avalanche forward Steve Moore had been seeking $68 million in damages from NHL player Todd Bertuzzi and the Vancouver Canucks. Ed Andrieski Associated PressSteve Moore reaches settlement with Todd Bertuzzi
    cbc.ca - 2014-08-19 11:14 AM

    Less than three weeks from the start of what could have been a lengthy civil trial and after eight years of litigation, former Avalanche Steve Moore has reached a settlement with Todd Bertuzzi and the Vancouver Canucks, Bertuzzi's lawyer Geoff Adair has confirmed.

  • Former Colorado Avalanche forward Steve Moore had been seeking $68 million in damages from NHL player Todd Bertuzzi and the Vancouver Canucks. Ed Andrieski Associated PressSteve Moore reaches settlement with Todd Bertuzzi: reports
    cbc.ca - 2014-08-19 11:14 AM

    Less than three weeks from the start of a lengthy civil trial and after eight years of litigation, former Colorado Avalanche Steve Moore has reached a settlement with Todd Bertuzzi and the Vancouver Canucks, according to media reports.

  • Browns rookie quarterback Johnny Manziel  2  looks to pass in Monday's 24-23 pre-season loss to the Redskins at FedEx Field. Rob Carr Getty ImagesJohnny Manziel gives Washington Redskins the finger
    cbc.ca - 2014-08-18 11:46 PM

    Cleveland Browns rookie quarterback Johnny Manziel completed just seven of 16 passes for 65 yards and a touchdown in Monday's 24-23 pre-season loss at Washington.

  • Luis Suarez, centre, poses with FC Barcelona executives Andoni Zubizarreta, left, and Jordi Mestre at Tuesday's news conference. David Ramos Getty ImagesLuis Suarez tells Barcelona fans he won't bite anymore
    cbc.ca - 2014-08-19 9:26 AM

    New Barcelona striker Luis Suarez was officially presented to fans on Tuesday at an event delayed for more than five weeks because of his suspension for biting an opponent at the World Cup.

  • Youth Olympic Games at 11 a.m. ET
    cbc.ca - 2014-08-18 12:01 PM

    Watch highlights of Day 3 of the Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China on Tuesday at 11 a.m. ET.

  • The Toronto Blue Jays have embraced the strategy known as the big defensive shift, where coaches move players out of traditional positions and into areas where a specific hitter usually places the ball. Scott Halleran GettyHow the defensive shift and big data are changing baseball
    cbc.ca - 2014-08-18 9:01 PM

    If you’ve been to a Major League game in the last couple of seasons, you’ll know the old rules of baseball no longer apply. And for many fans, it’s ruining the game.

  • Former world No. 1 Paula Findlay will compete in the ITU World Triathlon Grand Final in her hometown of Edmonton on Aug. 30. Oli Scarff Getty ImagesPaula Findlay to race in World Triathlon Grand Final
    cbc.ca - 2014-08-18 11:13 PM

    Triathlon Canada confirmed Monday that former world No. 1 Paula Findlay will compete in the World Triathlon Grand Final in her hometown of Edmonton on Aug. 30.

  • Browns rookie quarterback Johnny Manziel  2  looks to pass in Monday's 24-23 pre-season loss to the Redskins at FedEx Field. Rob Carr Getty ImagesBrowns' Johnny Manziel gives Redskins the finger
    cbc.ca - 2014-08-18 11:46 PM

    Cleveland Browns rookie quarterback Johnny Manziel completed just seven of 16 passes for 65 yards and a touchdown in Monday's 24-23 pre-season loss at Washington.

  • Former world No. 1 Paula Findlay will compete in the ITU World Triathlon Grand Final in her hometown of Edmonton on Aug. 30. Oli Scarff Getty ImagesPaula Findlay to run in Triathlon World Grand Final
    cbc.ca - 2014-08-18 11:13 PM

    Triathlon Canada confirmed Monday that former world No. 1 Paula Findlay will compete in the World Triathlon Grand Final in her hometown of Edmonton on Aug. 30.

  • Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski is back participating in contact drills following January surgery to repair a torn ACL and MCL in his right knee. He is hoping to suit up for New England's season opener on Sept. 7. Associated Press FileRob Gronkowski returns to contact drills with Patriots
    cbc.ca - 2014-08-18 6:47 PM

    Rob Gronkowski is participating in contact drills with the New England Patriots for the first time since his knee surgery last January.

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