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Toronto Maple Leafs sign veteran defenceman Giordano to a two-year contract extension

Toronto Maple Leafs sign veteran defenceman Giordano to a two-year contract extension

TORONTO — The Toronto Maple Leafs signed veteran defenceman Mark Giordano to a two-year contract extension Sunday. The average annual value of the contract is US$800,000.
Assistant coaches Walker and Gustafson and video coach Seward not back with Canucks

Assistant coaches Walker and Gustafson and video coach Seward not back with Canucks

VANCOUVER — The Vancouver Canucks announced Sunday assistant coaches Scott Walker and Kyle Gustafson and video coach Darryl Seward won't be returning next season.
Man City clinches 6th Premier League title in 11 seasons

Man City clinches 6th Premier League title in 11 seasons

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Manchester City clinched a sixth Premier League title in 11 seasons on Sunday by scoring three times in five minutes to come from behind to beat Aston Villa 3-2 in the finale and hold off Liverpool's challenge.
Giroud helps Milan secure 1st Serie A title in 11 years

Giroud helps Milan secure 1st Serie A title in 11 years

MILAN (AP) — AC Milan secured its first Serie A title in 11 years on Sunday with a 3-0 win at Sassuolo. The city of Milan is already swarming with a sea of celebrating red-and-black fans.
Swimmer Ariarne Titmus sets 400-meter freestyle world record

Swimmer Ariarne Titmus sets 400-meter freestyle world record

ADELAIDE, Australia (AP) — Olympic gold medalist Ariarne Titmus has broken the women’s 400-meter freestyle world record at the Australian swimming championships. Titmus finished in 3 minutes, 56.
Five things to know about the National Hockey League playoffs

Five things to know about the National Hockey League playoffs

If your team had a Vezina candidate in net and your offence chipped in with a dozen goals in two playoff games, chances are you'd be pretty upbeat entering a Game 3. But the Calgary Flames are really worried.
T-Birds, ICE earn splits in WHL playoffs

T-Birds, ICE earn splits in WHL playoffs

WINNIPEG — Mikey Milne wasted no time turning heartbreak into extra hustle on Saturday, scoring three goals and leading his Winnipeg ICE to a 5-1 victory over the Edmonton Oil Kings in the Western Hockey League playoffs.
Lehkonen scores two as Avalanche beat Blues 5-2

Lehkonen scores two as Avalanche beat Blues 5-2

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Artturi Lehkonen scored twice, Darcy Kuemper stopped 29 shots and the Colorado Avalanche beat the St. Louis Blues 5-2 in Game 3 of their second-round series Saturday night.
Miami beats Boston 109-103 to grab 2-1 series lead

Miami beats Boston 109-103 to grab 2-1 series lead

BOSTON (AP) — Bam Adebayo scored 31 points with 10 rebounds for the Miami Heat, who blew a 25-point, first-half lead and lost Jimmy Butler to a knee injury but held on to beat the Boston Celtics 109-103 in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals on S
Kyle Busch's pit crew All-Stars for qualifying in Texas

Kyle Busch's pit crew All-Stars for qualifying in Texas

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — The NASCAR All-Stars during qualifying Saturday night were the pit crew members for Kyle Busch, who earned the pole for the annual $1 million non-points exhibition race.