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William McGirt and Mackenzie Hughes Tied for Lead at Players Championship

McIlroy turned at level par but plummeted down the leaderboard with double-bogeys at the 10th and 14th, but he gave himself encouragement for the second round as birdies at 16 and 18 got him back to one over par alongside Augusta hero Garcia, who did well to shoot 73 after being four over for his first six holes.



Polls closed: BC Green Party headquarters start to liven up

Greg Lyle, president of Innovative Research, said he thinks the economy was a primary issue for rural B.C. voters, while in the Lower Mainland housing affordability was front and centre. That happened even though Clark spent $15 million in taxpayer dollars on partisan government advertising wrongly promoting the BC Liberals. NDP Leader John Horgan opposes Kinder Morgan's C$7.4 billion ($5.4 billion) Trans Mountain oil pipeline expansion and has also expressed reservations about the $27 ...



Ottawa Senators Fans Celebrate in the Streets, But Only During Red Lights

The veteran winger ended the Boston series with the Game 6 overtime victor and then chipped in four assists in the final two wins over NY. "I think all Canadians will be rooting for the final Canadian team in the Stanley Cup playoffs", Trudeau said during a news conference in Brampton, Ont.


Duke's Jackson to sign with agent, remain in NBA draft

Duke's Jackson to sign with agent, remain in NBA draft

He'll always be a member of our brotherhood and we want nothing but the very best for him". But after getting feedback from NBA scouts and with a stellar performance at the NBA Draft Combine in Chicago yesterday in which he scored 13 points in his scrimmage, Jackson made a decision to remain in the draft.


Madrid eliminates Atletico, reaches final

Madrid eliminates Atletico, reaches final

Los Blancos are aiming for a 12th European Cup title after constant success in recent years. Spanish soccer giants Real Madrid are just 90 minutes from reaching what no other club has done, and are due all the credit they deserve. Simeone's side gave a good account of themselves in the second leg, but couldn't overcome the deficit from the first half of the tie that featured a Cristiano Ronaldo hat-trick.



Boston move one win away from Eastern Conference Finals

Wednesday night it was home to one of the best nights of Avery Bradley's career. Isaiah Thomas and Jae Crowder both scored 18, Thomas with nine assists and Crowder with eight rebounds. The Celtics led by as many as 15 points in the first quarter. I think we felt like that was the tale of the game right there. Horford, the Celtics' center, connected on all but one of his nine field goal attempts for 19 points including three three-pointers.