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Kim Boutin Named Canada’s Flag-Bearer For Closing Ceremony In Pyeongchang

The most celebrated Canadian Ice Dancers Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir were Canada’s flag-bearers at the opening ceremony in Pyeongchang and Kim Boutin who made her first appearance at the Winter Games will carry Canada’s flag at the closing ceremonies

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Canada Wins Bronze In Men’s Hockey In Pyeongchang

Canada came into Pyeongchang as back to back champions and won gold 3 out of the past 4 Winter Games. Despite not having current and elite NHL players involved in South Korea, Team Canada won a bronze medal. After suffering

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Russia Is Banned From The 2018 Winter Olympics And Fined 15 Million

Russia has been banned from 2018 Winter Olympics over systematic doping after an historic decision by IOC. Russian athletes will be allowed to stand on the medal podium at the Winter Olympics but their anthem will not play and the

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Los Angeles Awarded 2028 Olympic Summer Games

Los Angeles struck a deal with the IOC and accepted a deal to stage the 2028 Olympic and Paralympic Games which will pave the way for the 2024 Games in Paris. Tokyo is set to host the 2020 games.  Originally

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Canada’s Sports Hall Of Fame Class Of 2017

  Congrats to former hockey legend Lanny McDonald who should also be inducted into the moustache HOF! He has one of the best “stashes” of all time! Lanny played for The Maple Leafs, Colorado Rockies and won the Stanley Cup

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Canadian Female Swimmers Voted Canadian Press Team Of The Year

Canadian females have swam their way to the top! They showed they are a powerhouse winning medals at the Rio Olympics and more at the world short-course championship in Windsor. The Canadian Press rewarded their hard work and success by

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Leo Wins The Silver! Well His Doppleganger Did!

Leonardo DiCaprio finally won Gold at The Oscars and apparently when he is not acting he is an avid archer and won a silver at the Olympics! Well it looks like him! Serious Doppleganger. Brady Ellison of the US won a

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[Video] Rosie Maclennan Leads Canada Into The 2016 Summer Games

If you missed it on CBC, check out the entrance of Canada’s Olympic athletes led by Rosie MacLennan marching in the Parade of Nations at the Opening Ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics at Maracana Stadium in Rio De Janeiro,

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[Video] Katy Perry Rise NBC Promo Video

Katy Perry is back and on the “RISE” with a new track that was produced by Max Martin. It’s a 2016 Summer Olympic Games Anthem. Katy Perry says the song will be featured on NBC before and during the Rio

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Caitlyn Jenner Sports Gold Medal On Cover Of ‘Sports Illustrated

Caitlyn Jenner is on the new cover of Sports Illustrated, showing off her Olympic medal. The issue

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[Video] P&G Releases New Olympic-Themed “Thank You, Mom” Commercial, Be Prepared To Cry

Just in time for Mother’s Day, P&G has released its “Thank You, Mom” commercial. The ad shows the story of 4 athletes and their journey to the Olympics…with mom by their side the entire time.

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Obama Teases Trudeau Over The Blackhawks Winning The Cup

US President Barack Obama celebrated his hometown Chicago Blackhawks yesterday at the White House for being Stanley Cup champions. With the team huddled behind him at the White House, Obama mentioned Justin Trudeau’s state visit on March 10 and quipped

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Toronto Will Not Bid For The 2024 Olympics

Toronto will not enter the bidding process to host the 2024 Summer Olympics. According to the Toronto Star Mayor John Tory made the decision after he received a lack of firm support from the province and lukewarm enthusiasm from potential sponsors. Toronto

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[Pics] Rob Ford Injured By Fire Hydrant

Yesterday, after the Canadian Men’s Hockey Team won gold at the Sochi Winter Olympics, Toronto Mayor Rob Ford was so happy that he was jumping for joy – which led to an unfortunate injury after he ran groin-first into a fire

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Morning Olympic Update – February 21, 2014

UPDATE (6:01am):  Canada wins Gold and Silver in Sochi in Skicross. Marielle Thompson takes Gold, Kelsey Serwa takes Silver. We are entering the final weekend of the 2014 Winter Olympics. The closing ceremonies are on Sunday. Today is Day 14 in

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