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Austrian world junior coach Kirk Furey back home in Nova Scotia: 'A dream come true'

Austrian world junior coach Kirk Furey back home in Nova Scotia: 'A dream come true'

HALIFAX — Kirk Furey boarded a plane at age 16 with the knowledge his hockey journey – his dream – would likely take him far from home.
Canadian skier James Crawford second in World Cup downhill

Canadian skier James Crawford second in World Cup downhill

BORMIO, Italy — Canadian skier James Crawford raced to a second-place finish on one of the world’s most demanding courses to reach the podium in the final World Cup downhill of 2022. Crawford, from Toronto, finished Wednesday's race 0.
Marie-Philip Poulin voted The Canadian Press female athlete of the year for 2022

Marie-Philip Poulin voted The Canadian Press female athlete of the year for 2022

Dubbed "one of the greatest clutch performers this country has ever produced," Canadian women's hockey team captain Marie-Philip Poulin has been voted The Canadian Press female athlete of the year for 2022. "It sure tops up the year.

Marie-Philip Poulin voted The Canadian Press female athlete of the year for 2022

Dubbed "one of the greatest clutch performers this country has ever produced," Canadian women's hockey team captain Marie-Philip Poulin has been voted The Canadian Press female athlete of the year for 2022. "It sure tops up the year.

Marie-Philip Poulin voted The Canadian Press female athlete of the year for 2022

Dubbed "one of the greatest clutch performers this country has ever produced," Canadian women's hockey team captain Marie-Philip Poulin has been voted The Canadian Press female athlete of the year for 2022.
Upbeat Canucks win third in a row by sinking Sharks 6-2

Upbeat Canucks win third in a row by sinking Sharks 6-2

VANCOUVER — After a horrendous start to the season, the Vancouver Canucks are ending the year on a positive note.
Oilers cash in on late power play to burn Flames 2-1

Oilers cash in on late power play to burn Flames 2-1

CALGARY — Third time was the charm for Connor McDavid and the Edmonton Oilers' lethal power play. McDavid's league-leading 31st goal to extend his point streak to 16 games was the winner on Tuesday as the Edmonton Oilers beat the Calgary Flames 2-1.

WHL roundup: Watterodt nets three to lift Blades over Raiders

SASKATOON — Vaughn Watterodt scored three goals, Austin Elliott only faced 16 shots and the Saskatoon Blades won their 25th game of the Western Hockey League season by beating the visiting Prince Albert Raiders 3-1 on Tuesday night.
Nylander's OT goal gives Maple Leafs 5-4 win over Blues

Nylander's OT goal gives Maple Leafs 5-4 win over Blues

ST. LOUIS (AP) — William Nylander scored in overtime for Toronto after teammate TJ Brodie missed a penalty shot earlier in the extra session, and the Maple Leafs beat the St. Louis Blues 5-4 on Tuesday night.
Jets suffer third straight loss, lose 4-1 to Wild

Jets suffer third straight loss, lose 4-1 to Wild

WINNIPEG — The Minnesota Wild showed coach Dean Evason they were refreshed after the holiday break.