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Toronto Maple Leafs right winger Phil Kessel reacts near the end of the Leafs loss to the Boston Bruins in NHL action in Toronto on Saturday February 2, 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn

Leafs know changes are coming following disappointing end to season

| Stephen Whyno, The Canadian Press

"I can't point a finger to one thing. We just didn't play well," star winger Phil Kessel said.

Toronto Maple Leafs right winger Phil Kessel reacts near the end of the Leafs loss to the Boston Bruins in NHL action in Toronto on Saturday February 2, 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn

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Leafs know changes are coming following disappointing end to season

| Stephen Whyno, The Canadian Press

"I can't point a finger to one thing. We just didn't play well," star winger Phil Kessel said. Video

Brendan Shanahan introduced as Maple Leafs president

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Leafs introduce Shanahan as team president

| The Canadian Press

He says he’s eager to get to work learning about the organization, which missed the playoffs after a late-season collapse. Video

Leaf fans lament lost season

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FAN REACTION: Leafs eliminated from playoff contention

| Toronto Staff

How would you fix the team? What are your solutions? Video

Oscar Pistorius, center, leaves the magistrates court in Pretoria, South Africa, Tuesday June 4, 2013.  THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

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Emotional Oscar Pistorius testifies at murder trial, apologizes to slain girlfriend’s family

| Gerald Imray and Christopher Torchia, The Associated Press

Pistorius' voice quavered so much and was so low at the start of his testimony that Judge Thokozile Masipa asked him to speak up.

Toronto Maple Leafs goalie Jonathan Bernier talks with head athletic therapist Paul Ayotte after being injured in the third period against the Boston Bruins on April 3, 2014 at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto. GETTY IMAGES/NHLI/Graig Abel.

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Leafs’ Bernier out three weeks with MCL strain

| The Canadian Press

The Toronto Maple Leafs will have to continue their playoff push without goaltender Jonathan Bernier.

The Toronto Maple Leafs celebrate Nazem Kadri’s game-winning goal in overtime against the Boston Bruins at the Air Canada Centre on April 3, 2014. GETTY IMAGES/Abelimages.

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Leafs keep hope alive, beat Bruins in OT

| The Canadian Press

Lessons in losing are cheap for the Leafs with time running short.

Halladay pitches against the Seattle Mariners. Safeco Field, July 29, 2009, Seattle. Photo by Paul Jasienski/Getty Images.

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Halladay throws out first pitch at Toronto Blue Jays home opener

| Mackenzie Liddell, Sportsnet

The Jays take on the New York Yankees at the Rogers Centre on Friday evening. Video

Toronto Maple Leafs defenceman Dion Phaneuf celebrates with teammate Phil Kessel (81) after scoring on Boston Bruins goalie Tuuka Rask during third period first round NHL playoff action in Toronto, May 12, 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn

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Gardiner, Maple Leafs hope they can bring their best against Bruins

| Stephen Whyno, The Canadian Press

Toronto's debilitating eight-game losing streak finally came to an end Tuesday with a home win over the Calgary Flames. (1)

Toronto Maple Leafs goalie Jonathan Bernier (45) and James Reimer, right, watch from the bench with defenceman Jake Gardiner, left, and Tim Gleason (8) after Bernier was pulled in the last minutes of the game against the St. Louis Blues during third period NHL hockey action in Toronto, March 25, 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette

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No longer in control of playoff possibility, Leafs left to hope for help

| Stephen Whyno, The Canadian Press

With six games left, the Leafs realistically must win all of their remaining games to give themselves a chance. (1)

Oscar Pistorius, center, leaves the magistrates court in Pretoria, South Africa, Tuesday June 4, 2013.  THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

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Illness of judge’s aide delays Pistorius murder trial until April 7

| Christopher Torchia and Gerald Imray, The Associated Press

Oscar Pistorius faces 25 years to life in prison if convicted of premeditated murder for killing Reeva Steenkamp.

Buffalo Sabres center Steve Ott (9) moves the puck around Toronto Maple Leafs goaltender James Reimer as he goes in for a goal during the shootout in an NHL hockey game in Buffalo, N.Y., Thursday, March 21, 2013. Buffalo won 5-4. (AP Photo/Gary Wiepert)

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NHL general managers to talk about overtime changes, video review at meeting

| Stephen Whyno, The Canadian Press

When it comes to overtime, the hope is to have fewer games even reach the shootout.

File photo of cross-country skier Brian McKeever. CANADIAN PARALYMPIC COMMITTE.

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Cross-country skier Brian McKeever wins gold medal at Sochi Paralympic Winter Games

| The Canadian Press

McKeever won three gold medals at the Vancouver Paralympics four years ago and has two more races to go in Sochi. (1)

Canadian Olympians Tessa Virtue & Scott Moir recovering after Russia

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Canadian Olympians Tessa Virtue & Scott Moir recovering after Russia

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The figure skaters won silver in Sochi. They addressed the gold-medal controversy with Breakfast Television's Dina Pugliese. (2)

File photo of Dr. Frank Jobe. Courtesy of the 'Dr. Jobe for the National Baseball Hall of Fame' campaign.

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Frank Jobe, pioneer of ‘Tommy John’ surgery, dies at 88

| Beth Harris, The Associated Press

Jobe performed groundbreaking elbow surgery on John, a Dodgers pitcher who had a ruptured medial collateral ligament in his left elbow.

File photo of wheelchair curler Sonja Gaudet. CANADIAN PARALYMPIC COMMITTEE.

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Sonja Gaudet named Canada’s flag-bearer for Paralympic games

| The Canadian Press

The 47-year-old Gaudet is the most decorated wheelchair curler in history.

Jonathan Bernier of the Toronto Maple Leafs in action against the New York Islanders on Feb. 27, 2014 at Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale, New York. GETTY IMAGES/NHLI/Jim McIsaac.

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OPINION: Leafs’ Nonis should keep calm as deadline looms

| Chris Johnston, Sportsnet

There isn’t often much difference between a winning performance and losing one.

A construction worker looks onto the site of the Hamilton Pan Am Soccer Stadium in Hamilton, Ont., in a  Nov. 14, 2013 file photo. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Aaron Lynett

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Cost of security at 2015 Pan Am Games in Toronto jumps to $239M

| The Canadian Press

The previous estimate was $206 million. Video (3)

Canadian ice dancers Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir have won silver at the Sochi Winter Games on Monday. COURTESY: CANADIAN OLYMPIC TEAM

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Chan, Virtue and Moir to skip world championships

| The Canadian Press

The 23-year-old Chan of Toronto is the three-time defending world champion, but was upset by 18-year-old Yuzuru Hanyu at the Sochi Games.

Oscar Pistorius, center, leaves the magistrates court in Pretoria, South Africa, Tuesday June 4, 2013.  THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

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Pistorius pleads not guilty at murder trial, says killing was accident

| Gerald Imray, The Associated Press

The double-amputee athlete is charged with murdering his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. Video

Jonathan Bernier of the Toronto Maple Leafs in action against the New York Islanders on Feb. 27, 2014 at Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale, New York. GETTY IMAGES/NHLI/Jim McIsaac.

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Leafs’ post-Olympic push off to rough start with 5-4 loss to Islanders

| Chris Johnston, Sportsnet

“We know that we left a point here,” said Phaneuf.