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  1. Calgary Mayor Settles Bet After Ducks WinRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | NBC Los Angeles

    Dennis Wideman #6 of the Calgary Flames is sent flying by Corey Perry #10 of the Anaheim Ducks in Game Four of the Western Conference Semifinals during the 2015 Stanley Cup Playoffs at the Scotiabank Saddledome on May 8, 2015 in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. When the Anaheim Ducks defeated the Calgary Flames, dashing the team's Stanley Cup hopes, no one may have been more upset than the Canadian city's mayor.

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  2. UBC reinstates Women's Softball to varsity statusRead the original story w/Photo

    51 min ago | Surrey Leader

    Banished over a year ago , following a lengthy and controversial 'sports targeting review', UBC's Women's Softball program will return to varsity status. "We are pleased that the women's softball program will continue to be part of UBC's Varsity Athletics roster and we look forward to working with the team's supporters over the coming years to develop a sustainable program for the future," said Louise Cowin, the university's VP of Students, who also led the review that relegated the program in February, 2014.

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  3. Calgary Mayor Sings 'Frozen's' 'Let It Go' After Losing Bet with Anaheim MayorRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    As a result of the Anaheim Ducks knocking the Calgary Flames out of the 2015 Stanley Cup playoffs, Calgary mayor made a bet with Anaheim mayor Tom Tait before the Flames and the Ducks met in the Western Conference semifinals. Anaheim won the series in five games, meaning that the Calgary mayor lost the bet.

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  4. Centre Cole Cassels a two-way threat for Generals at Memorial CupRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Lethbridge Herald

    The versatile centre took most of the important faceoffs as the Generals beat the Quebec-champion Rimouski Oceanic and host Quebec Remparts in their opening two games at the Mastercard Memorial Cup. Perhaps the biggest so far came late in overtime against the Remparts.

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  5. Calgary's mayor lets it go after losing betRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | CTV

    If anyone plans to make a bet with Calgary mayor Naheed Nenshi, he or she can be sure he'll follow through. No matter how terrifying the prospect.

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  6. Ducks could make lineup changes for Game 5 vs. Chicago BlackhawksRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    Ducks forward Tomas Fleischmann controls the puck as Calgary Flames forward Matt Stajan hovers nearby during Game 5 of the Western Conference semifinals on May 10. Ducks forward Tomas Fleischmann controls the puck as Calgary Flames forward Matt Stajan hovers nearby during Game 5 of the Western Conference semifinals on May 10. Ducks Coach Bruce Boudreau said he's told all of his players "to be ready to be put in," classifying potential lineup changes for Monday night's Game 5 at Honda Center as game-time decisions.

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  7. Naheed Nenshi gives breathtaking rendition of 'Let It Go' to...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | National Post

    Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi made good on a bet with Anaheim Mayor Tom Tait, singing "Let It Go" at the start of the day's city council session. Donning an Disney-era Ducks jersey, Nenshi was joined by a capella band The Heebee Jeebees as he kicked off his performance.

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  8. Report: Dubnyk, Wild to begin contract talks this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MSNBC

    According to Sportsnet's Elliotte Friedman , the Minnesota Wild will sit down with the agent representing goaltender Deven Dubnyk this week and begin contract talks. Dubnyk had a fantastic second half of the season following a January trade from the Arizona Coyotes leading the Wild to a playoff spot.

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  9. Pens looking to acquire a first round pickRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MSNBC

    It's expected to be the deepest draft in over a decade so there's no surprise the Pittsburgh Penguins are looking to get themselves a first round pick. GM Jim Rutherford dealt the Pens' first round selection, which would've been 16th overall, to the Edmonton Oilers along with Rob Klinkhammer for David Perron in January .

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  10. Borna Rendulic: Avalanche Star of the WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Mile High Sticking

    Sep 28, 2014; Denver, CO, USA; Calgary Flames left wing Johnny Gaudreau keeps the puck from Colorado Avalanche right wing Borna Rendulic in the third period at the Pepsi Center. Mandatory Credit: Isaiah J. Downing-USA TODAY Sports Last summer the Colorado Avalanche signed right wing Borna Rendulic as a free agent.

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  11. Ranking the Top Single-Game Performances of the 2015 NHL Playoffs so FarRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BleacherReport

    The NHL playoffs are all about clutch players, individual efforts and the spectacular highlight-reel plays that result from those two things. Fair enough, there are a lot of elements that factor into great games in the postseason - and we've been treated to plenty of them so far as the conference finals rage on - but strong showings from great players stand out almost nightly.

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  12. Cole Cassels & Oshawa Generals Defeat Rimouski OceanicRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Canuck Way

    Apr 15, 2015; Vancouver, British Columbia, CAN; Vancouver Canucks fans celebrate forward Bo Horvat goal against Calgary Flames goaltender Jonas Hiller during the second period in game one of the first round of the the 2015 Stanley Cup Playoffs at Rogers Arena. Mandatory Credit: Anne-Marie Sorvin-USA TODAY Sports The Oshawa Generals got the start they wanted to at the 2015 Mastercard Memorial Cup.

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  13. Kevin Bieksa or Dan Hamhuis: Who Would You Trade?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Canuck Way

    Apr 21, 2015; Calgary, Alberta, CAN; Vancouver Canucks defenseman Dan Hamhuis skates with the puck against the Calgary Flames during the first period in game four of the first round of the 2015 Stanley Cup Playoffs at Scotiabank Saddledome. Calgary Flames won 3-1.

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  14. Minnesota Swarm To Leave The Twin CitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | CBS Local

    TV is part of CBS Television Stations, a division of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country. Click here for WCCO-TV news stories Send us your breaking news tips [] 830 WCCO Welcome to News Radio 830 WCCO on CBSMinnesota.com! WCCO is part of CBS Radio, a division of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country.

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  15. Throwback: Power Outage Shuts Down Bruins-Oilers Game In Stanley Cup FinalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Post Game

    Hosting the Edmonton Oilers in Boston, the Bruins had their home ice plagued with eerie influences that provided a unique hockey experience. First, fog settled onto the ice as a result of the arena's indoor temperature hitting 80 degrees.

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  16. Vancouver Canucks Free Agency: Could They Target Cody Franson?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Canuck Way

    Mar 31, 2015; Nashville, TN, USA; Nashville Predators defenseman Cody Franson after a goal during the first period agains the Vancouver Canucks at Bridgestone Arena. Mandatory Credit: Christopher Hanewinckel-USA TODAY Sports Well it would take some doing but is it possible that Canucks could improve their defense by going after a rather pricey free agent.

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  17. What a difference 44 years make: How Edmonton has changed since 1971Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Edmonton Journal

    On Sunday, Rachel Notley's NDP will be sworn in as Alberta's new government, the first one in 44 years. Edmontonians looking forward to the new political reality might wonder what life was like in the city in 1971, when Peter Lougheed's PCs unseated Harry Strom's reigning Social Credit on Aug. 30, 1971, launching the Tory dynasty that would last four decades until this May 5. On Sunday, Rachel Notley's NDP will be sworn in as Alberta's new government, the first one in 44 years.

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  18. Todd McLellan promises to bring Saskatchewan work ethic to OilersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | CBC News

    Todd McLellan, from Melville, Sask., says the Saskatchewan brand of hockey brings a strong work ethic to the game, which he hopes will rub off on his new team, the Edmonton Oilers. McLellan said Friday that the more he thought about the Edmonton job, the more he was certain it was the right move.

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  19. Gay athletes speak at forum on homophobia in sportRead the original story

    Apr 2, 2013 | Xtra!

    BC Lions wide receiver Marco Iannuzzi moderated an Invisible Athletes forum featuring gay athletes Angela Hucles, Scott Heggart and Jordan Goldwarg, who spoke about the challenges of self-acceptance, coming out and homophobia in sport. The March 28 event was a joint initiative of the Burnaby Teachers' Association , the Burnaby Board of Education, GForce Sports and the You Can Play campaign, which challenges professional sports organizations to support and welcome gay athletes.

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  20. Minnesota Swarm To Relocate For 2016 SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | CBS Local

    TV is part of CBS Television Stations, a division of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country. Click here for WCCO-TV news stories Send us your breaking news tips [...] 830 WCCO Welcome to News Radio 830 WCCO on CBSMinnesota.com! WCCO is part of CBS Radio, a division of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country.

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