Report: Red Sox trade P Lester, OF Gomes to A's for OF Cespedes
The Oakland Athletics acquired left-hander Jon Lester along with outfielder Jonny Gomes from the Boston Red Sox for slugging outfielder Yoenis Cespedes before Thursday's trade deadline, a person with knowledge of the deal said. Full Story.(Photo: Canadian Press)
A Done Deal
The Ottawa Senators have agreed to terms on a three-year, $6.675 million deal with restricted free agent goaltender Robin Lehner, the team announced on Thursday. Lehner, 23, had a record of 12-15-6 last season. In 61 regular-season NHL games, Lehner has a 21-24-10 record, along with a 2.82 goals-against average and .918 save percentage. Full Story.
The Toronto Blue Jays eye a sixth straight win on Thursday when they open a four-game series with the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park. Toronto won for the eighth time in nine games on Wednesday, as the Blue Jays wrapped up a three-game sweep over the Boston Red Sox. Hoping to keep the Jays rolling on Thursday will be righty Drew Hutchison. Full Story.
CFL: Durant, Sanders, Henry among players to watch in Week Six. More...
NBA: 10 players looking at bigger roles. More...
The Ontario government will decide within a few weeks whether to form a task force to examine working conditions for players in the Ontario's Hockey League. More...
After fire destroyed their coaches' offices in 2011, the Toronto Argonauts have had to adapt to many changes. The team has done a great job of eliminating distractions and focusing on what they can control which should pay off this season. More...
L.A. County Superior Court Judge Michael Levanas not only ruled Monday that Shelley Sterling could lawfully sell the Los Angeles Clippers, but that any appeal by Donald Sterling would not block the sale of the team. More...
Everyone is looking forward to the opening night of the new Tim Hortons Field in Hamilton. But until then, Ron Joyce Stadium at McMaster University is not going to be the end of the world. More...
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The Hamilton Tiger-Cats play host to the Winnipeg Blue Bombers when Week 6 action kicks off across the league, tonight at 7pm et/4pm pt.
Team Canada takes to the pitch against Spain in the opener in France, Friday at 8:45am et/5:45am pt.
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The Fremantle Dockers host the Carlton Blues at Subiaco Oval to open Round 19, today at 2pm et/11am pt.
Bayern Munich's preseason preparations have them in New Jersey to face Chivas Guadalajara at Red Bull Arena, tonight at 8pm et/5pm pt.
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