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New Orleans Saints' Drew Brees (9) looks to pass under pressure from Carolina Panthers' Charles Johnson (95) in the second half of an NFL football game in Charlotte, N.C., Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014. (AP Photo/Bob Leverone)

Saints top Panthers 28-10 to take NFC South lead

By The Canadian Press
October 30, 2014 - 9:31pm

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Drew Brees overcame a shaky start and threw for one touchdown and ran for another and the New Orleans Saints defeated the Carolina Panthers 28-10 Thursday night to take over first place in the NFC South.

The Calgary Flames' president Ken King, left, and Calgary Stampeders' chairman John Forzani are shown during news conference in Calgary, Alta., Thursday, March 29, 2012. A Calgary businessman who played football for the Stampeders is on life support in a California hospital. Family members say 67-year-old John Forzani had a heart attack in his sleep and he is at the Eisenhower Medical Center in Palm Springs. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh

Reports: John Forzani on life support

By The Canadian Press
October 30, 2014 - 8:42pm

CALGARY - Stampeders great and prominent Calgary businessman John Forzani was put on life support in a California hospital on Thursday according to several media reports.

Thursday's Scoreboard

By The Canadian Press
October 30, 2014 - 8:24pm

Thursday's Games

(All Times Eastern)

NHL

Boston 3 Buffalo 2 (OT)

New Jersey 2 Winnipeg 1 (SO)

Pittsburgh 3 Los Angeles 0

Tampa Bay 4 Philadelphia 3

Chicago 5 Ottawa 4 (SO)

Florida 2 Arizona 1

Anaheim at St. Louis, 8 p.m.

New Jersey Devils' Ryane Clowe (29) is upended by Winnipeg Jets' Andrew Ladd, right, as Jets goaltender Ondrej Pavelec, of the Czech Republic, looks on during the second period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014, in Newark, N.J. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun)

Devils find way to win in SO, top Jets 2-1

By The Canadian Press
October 30, 2014 - 8:15pm

NEWARK, N.J. - Jacob Josefson scored the lone goal in the shootout, and Cory Schneider made it stand up as the New Jersey Devils ended their tiebreaker frustration with a come-from-behind 2-1 victory over the Winnipeg Jets on Thursday night.

The San Francisco Giants celebrate after Game 7 of baseball's World Series against the Kansas City Royals, Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo. The Giants won 3-2 to win the series. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

Nielsen: 23.5 million saw Game 7 of World Series

By The Canadian Press
October 30, 2014 - 6:06pm

NEW YORK - An estimated 23.5 million people watched the San Francisco Giants' 3-2 win over the Kansas City Royals in Game 7, enabling the matchup to escape the distinction of least-watched World Series.

Solar array project of panels built on top of the parking cover outside of the Utah Olympic Oval with creates enough power to take over 500 homes off the power grid Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014, in Kearns. (AP Photo/The Deseret News, Tom Smart, Deseret News)

Salt Lake City optimistic about future Olympic bid

By The Canadian Press
October 30, 2014 - 5:42pm

KEARNS, Utah - Salt Lake City officials don't know exactly when they will get to bid for another Winter Olympics, but the host city of the 2002 games wants the world to know it is ready and willing whenever given a chance.