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Police look to contain rowdy Canadiens fans after win over Vegas to advance

Police look to contain rowdy Canadiens fans after win over Vegas to advance

MONTREAL — Rowdy fans outside the Bell Centre were already celebrating — cheering and launching fireworks — before the Montreal Canadiens beat the Vegas Golden Knights to advance to the Stanley Cup final for the first time since 1993 on Thursday.

Canadiens await Lightning-Islanders series winner

Montreal Canadiens fans will have their eyes fixed on tonight's Tampa Bay Lightning-New York Islanders game. The Habs' opponent in the Stanley Cup final will be the winner of Game 7 between the Lightning and visiting Islanders.

Five things to watch in Canadian sports this weekend

Here are five things to watch in Canadian sports this weekend SEVENTH HEAVEN: Montreal Canadiens fans will have their eyes fixed on Friday night's Tampa Bay Lightning-New York Islanders game.
Canadiens advance to Stanley Cup final for the first time since 1993

Canadiens advance to Stanley Cup final for the first time since 1993

MONTREAL — The Stanley Cup dream — this crazy, improbable dream — is alive and well for the Montreal Canadiens. And, quite frankly, on some level it makes perfect sense in a year like no other.

Scoreboard for Thursday, June 24, 2021

Thursday's Games NHL Playoffs Best-of-Seven Semifinals Montreal 3 Vegas 2 (OT) (Canadiens wins series 4-2) --- NBA Playoffs Best-of-Seven Conference Finals Los Angeles Clippers 106 Phoenix 92 (Suns lead series 2-1) --- MLB American League N.Y.
Gurriel slam helps Jays send O's to 20th straight road loss

Gurriel slam helps Jays send O's to 20th straight road loss

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Lourdes Gurriel Jr. hit his first grand slam in a six-run first inning, Vladimir Guerrero Jr.
Ottawa Redblacks release Larsen after suspension, say cuts are based on roster size

Ottawa Redblacks release Larsen after suspension, say cuts are based on roster size

OTTAWA — The Ottawa Redblacks say their decision to release a player suspended by the Canadian Football League club after Toronto Police launched an investigation into a possible hate crime earlier this month was based on roster size.
Kylie Masse, Penny Oleksiak to lead Canadian swim team into Tokyo

Kylie Masse, Penny Oleksiak to lead Canadian swim team into Tokyo

TORONTO — Olympic champion Penny Oleksiak and world champions Kylie Masse and Maggie Mac Neil headline Canada's 26-swimmer team for the Tokyo Olympics.
Breastfeeding Canadian basketball player says she must choose between daughter, Tokyo

Breastfeeding Canadian basketball player says she must choose between daughter, Tokyo

VANCOUVER — Canadian basketball player Kim Gaucher says she's being "forced to decide between being a breastfeeding mom or an Olympic athlete." The 37-year-old from Mission, B.C.
Toronto FC goalkeeper Quentin Westberg reveals family struggle with COVID-19

Toronto FC goalkeeper Quentin Westberg reveals family struggle with COVID-19

The pandemic literally hit home for Toronto FC's Quentin Westberg during the pre-season. The 35-year-old goalkeeper was one of the club members to contact COVID-19. And it spread through his wife and four children.