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Conor McGregor announces sudden retirement from mixed martial arts

Tuesday, March 26th, 2019
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UFC superstar Conor McGregor announced his retirement on social media Monday night, abruptly ending his remarkable fighting career.

Clarence Iron calls Svechnikov’s game-winner in Plains Cree

Sunday, March 24th, 2019
Clarence Iron calls Svechnikov's game-winner in Plains Cree

Hear Clarence Iron's play-by-play call of Andrei Svechnikov's OT winner as they Carolina Hurricanes beat the Montreal Canadiens 3-2 in the 1st NHL game to be called in the Plains Cree language

Hurricanes get into March Madness mood with latest Storm Surge

Saturday, March 23rd, 2019
Hurricanes get into March Madness mood with latest Storm Surge

After their win 5-1 win over the Wild, the Hurricanes busted out the basketball net to do their best March Madness impression. It was Trevor van Riemsdyk who would put a stamp on a big victory, soaring in for a one-handed jam.

Samad Taylor lifts Blue Jays over Yankees in spring training

Saturday, March 23rd, 2019
Samad Taylor lifts Blue Jays over Yankees in spring training

Toronto beats New York 7-3, Samad Taylor hits go-ahead single in 7th inning.

CBC Sports Plays of the Week

Friday, March 22nd, 2019
CBC Sports Plays of the Week

A look at some of the best plays in the world of sports.

On-ice collision being called Tonya Harding 2.0

Friday, March 22nd, 2019
On-ice collision being called Tonya Harding 2.0

A small collision on the World Championship practice rink has turned into a social media tornado. CBC Sports' Jacqueline Doorey has the details.

Hey Brady, may I have this dance?

Thursday, March 21st, 2019
Hey Brady, may I have this dance?

Everyone felt like dancing in Calgary as Ottawa Senators rookie Brady Tkachuk made a few young fans' nights during warmups, competing in a 'floss-off' and signing a jersey.

Henderson sitting just outside top 10 after opening round of Founders Cup

Thursday, March 21st, 2019
Henderson sitting just outside top 10 after opening round of Founders Cup

Canada's Brooke Henderson shot a -5, 67 to finish the 1st round tied for 12th at the Bank of Hope Founders Cup event in Phoenix.

Andreescu’s coach Sylvain Bruneau serves up another powerful pep talk

Thursday, March 21st, 2019
Andreescu's coach Sylvain Bruneau serves up another powerful pep talk

Trailing 6-4, 4-1 to Irina-Camelia Begu in her 1st round match at the Miami Open, Bianca Andreescu's coach offered the 18-year-old some words of wisdom before beginning her comeback.

9 biggest NHL in-season collapses…in 90 seconds

Thursday, March 21st, 2019
9 biggest NHL in-season collapses...in 90 seconds

With the regular season winding down, Rob Pizzo looks 9 teams that went into slumps at the wrong time.