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NBA fines Knicks' Dalembert for elbow on Raptors' Valanciunas

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New York Knicks centre Samuel Dalembert was fined $15,000 for elbowing Toronto Raptors centre Jonas Valaniunas in the face in a game on Sunday night.

Penguins test 3 more players for mumps

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The Pittsburgh Penguins are in a losing battle with the mumps, as three more players are being tested for the virus.

NHL: 3 things to know for Monday night

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The Ottawa Senators hope to continue their winning ways against the hot Washington Capitals, Jannik Hansen is set to return as the Vancouver Canucks try to solve the Arizona Coyotes, and the Calgary Flames desperately need a win over the L.A. Kings.

Muhammad Ali 'vastly improved' since hospitalization


A spokesman for boxing great Muhammad Ali says the former heavyweight champion's condition has "vastly improved" since he was admitted to a hospital with a mild case of pneumonia during the weekend.

Senators' Lazar named captain of Canadian junior team


Ottawa Senators rookie Curtis Lazar will be the captain of Canada's junior hockey team for the upcoming world championship in Toronto and Montreal.

NHL: 3 stories from Sunday night

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The Winnipeg Jets, Toronto Maple Leafs, and Edmonton Oilers all had unsuccessful nights. Two games were decided in extra time, while one concluded in another blowout. Catch up with our three stories from Sunday night in the NHL.

Voracek's quick goal lifts Flyers over Jets in OT

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The Winnipeg Jets could not stop the top point-getter in the league, falling to the Philadelphia Flyers 4-3 in overtime.

Maple Leafs fail to rebound against Blackhawks


The Toronto Maple Leafs failed to rebound from an embarassing loss Saturday night by fumbling in a 4-0 blowout to the Chicago Blackhawks.

Canada drops Sweden in world junior tuneup

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Canada got goals from five different skaters en route to a 5-2 victory over Sweden in world junior exhibition play on Sunday.

Oilers fall short to Stars in shootout

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The Edmonton Oilers are now winless in seven straight games following a 6-5 shootout loss at the hands of the Dallas Stars. Former Oiler Shawn Horcoff scored the winner.

Bruins' Matt Bartkowski ejected after hit on Brian Gionta

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Boston Bruins defenceman Matt Bartkowski was ejected following a hit on Buffalo Sabres winger Brian Gionta in the first period on Sunday night.

NFL: Must-see moments from Week 16


As a busy day of football continues to unfold, here are some must-see moments from Week 16 in the NFL.

Raptors soar to victory over struggling Knicks

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Lou Williams and Kyle Lowry each scored 22 points, and the Toronto Raptors beat the New York Knicks 118-108 on Sunday for their sixth consecutive win.

Cowboys end 4-year playoff drought


A roundup of all the action on Sunday in Week 16 in the NFL.

10 sports personalities you must follow on Twitter for 2015


Social media has become as much a part of sports fandom as chicken wings, jerseys and watching the big game with friends. Here's a look at 10 must-follow sports personalities of 2015.

EPL: Liverpool gets late equalizer, draws with Arsenal


Martin Skrtel powered home a header deep into stoppage time to earn 10-man Liverpool a 2-2 draw against Arsenal in the Premier League on Sunday.

Blackface portrayal of P.K. Subban in Montreal play draws disgust

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The use of blackface to portray P.K. Subban in a satirical play has left a bad taste in the mouths of members of Montreal's black artistic community and a longtime theatre reviewer.

NHL: 3 things to know for Sunday night


The Winnipeg Jets hope back-to-back road games can slow down the Philadelphia Flyers, while the Toronto Maple Leafs look to rebound from two straight losses. In Edmonton, the Oilers continue to spiral downward with no relief in sight.

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