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Canada advances to Four Nations Cup final vs. U.S.

Saturday, November 7th, 2015
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Canada bounced back from a shutout loss to the United States at the Four Nations Cup with a 3-1 victory over hometown Sweden to clinch a berth in Sunday's championship.

Marie-Philip Poulin to captain Canada at 4 Nations Cup

Tuesday, November 3rd, 2015
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Marie-Philip Poulin will sport the captain's 'C' for the second time this year when Canada’s national women’s hockey team competes at the 4 Nations Cup, starting Wednesday in Sundsvall, Sweden.

Skate Canada: Patrick Chan is the ‘king’

Monday, November 2nd, 2015
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CBC Sports figure skating analyst Pj Kwong and four-time Canadian pairs bronze medallist Paige Lawrence recap all the action from the Skate Canada event which took place in Lethbridge, Alta.

Four Nations Cup: Roster set for Canadian women

Monday, November 2nd, 2015
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Hockey Canada named the team for the upcoming Four Nations Cup being held in Sweden starting on Wednesday.

Patrick Chan’s return is main event on opening day of Skate Canada

Friday, October 30th, 2015
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Pj Kwong offers her analysis on Patrick Chan's much anticipated return to competition as he faced off against reigning Olympic champion Yuzuru Hanyu.

Pinty’s Grand Slam of Curling: Gushue, Koe undefeated

Friday, October 30th, 2015
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Brad Gushue and Kevin Koe will head into quarter-final action at the Masters Grand Slam of Curling in Truro, N.S. as the only two undefeated skips on the men's side after finishing round-robin play on Friday with victories.

Ashley Wagner tops short program at Skate Canada

Friday, October 30th, 2015
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Ashley Wagner topped the women's short program Friday at Skate Canada International, while Canada's Kaetlyn Osmond sits in fourth.

Pinty’s Grand Slam of Curling: Homan remains undefeated

Thursday, October 29th, 2015
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Ottawa's Rachel Homan remains undefeated after nine draws of round-robin play at the Grand Slam of Curling Masters tournament.

Simmons, Gushue open with wins at Grand Slam of Curling

Tuesday, October 27th, 2015
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Calgary's Pat Simmons and St. John's, N.L.'s Brad Gushue both won their opening round-robin matches at the Grand Slam of Curling Masters tournament on Tuesday.

Canadian cross-country ski federation names Pierre Lafontaine as CEO

Monday, October 26th, 2015
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Former swimming and university sport leader Pierre Lafontaine is the new chief executive officer of Canada's cross-country ski federation.