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Blues dump Bruins to win Stanley Cup after agonizing 52-year wait

(Reuters) – The St. Louis Blues completed a most improbable journey and wiped out decades of misery by beating the Boston Bruins on Wednesday to capture their first Stanley Cup and set off a celebration that was 52 years in the making. The Blues defeated host Bruins 4-1 to clinch the best-of-seven series 4-3 and […]

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NHL: Blues on verge of maiden Stanley Cup after blanking Bruins

(Reuters) – The St. Louis Blues moved one win away from their first Stanley Cup triumph after a controversial 2-1 win over the Boston Bruins on Thursday gave them a 3-2 lead in the National Hockey League’s best-of-seven championship. Jun 6, 2019; Boston, MA, USA; St. Louis Blues left wing David Perron (57) celebrates with […]

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Warriors part-owner banned for shoving Raptors player

(Reuters) – Golden State Warriors minority owner Mark Stevens, who shoved the Kyle Lowry of the Toronto Raptors during a Finals game on Wednesday, has been fined $500,000 and banned from games for a year, the Warriors and the NBA said on Thursday. Jun 5, 2019; Oakland, CA, USA; Toronto Raptors guard Kyle Lowry (7) […]

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Bradley earns first-round lead with 63 at Canadian Open

(Reuters) – Brooks Koepka endured a frustrating day on the greens, shooting an even-par 70 that left him seven strokes behind first-round leader Keegan Bradley at the Canadian Open in Ontario on Thursday. Jun 6, 2019; Hamilton, Ontario, CAN; Caddie Ricky Elliott and Brooks Koepka on the first hole tee box during the first round […]

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Bradley earns first-round lead with 63 at Canadian Open

(Reuters) – Brooks Koepka endured a frustrating day on the greens, shooting an even-par 70 that left him seven strokes behind first-round leader Keegan Bradley at the Canadian Open in Ontario on Thursday. Jun 6, 2019; Hamilton, Ontario, CAN; Caddie Ricky Elliott and Brooks Koepka on the first hole tee box during the first round […]

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Leonard Cohen’s ‘So Long, Marianne’ love letters up for auction

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – A collection of love letters written by Canadian musician Leonard Cohen to the woman who inspired his song, “So Long, Marianne” is going up for auction next month, two years after both of them died. FILE PHOTO: Canadian singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen performs during the first night of the 47th Montreux Jazz […]

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Gold miners must focus on returns, mergers to attract investment: Barrick CEO

LONDON (Reuters) – Gold miners must focus on maximizing returns and more mergers to attract investors seeking to diversify after years of under-investing in mines, Barrick Gold’s chief executive said on Wednesday. FILE PHOTO: Mark Bristow, chief executive officer of Barrick Gold, speaks during an interview at the Investing in African Mining Indaba conference in […]

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