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PK Subban brings beer on stag at the "Hilarity for Charity" gala hosted by Seth Rogen's at the Just for Laughs Festival in Montreal July 26, 2014. (JOEL LEMAY/QMI AGENCY)

Subban, Canadiens $3.25M apart

As P.K. Subban's arbitration hearing with the Montreal Canadiens on Friday quickly approaches, financial numbers between the two sides are starting to surface.

Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Jon Lester (31) throws a pitch during the second inning against the Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicana Field on Jul 25, 2014 in St. Petersburg, FL, USA. (Kim Klement/USA TODAY Sports)

Lester pulled amid trade rumors

With trade talks reaching a fever pitch, the Boston Red Sox announced after Tuesday's game that they were pulling left-hander Jon Lester from his scheduled Wednesday start.

B.C Lions' Courtney Taylor (R) is tackled by Winnipeg Blue Bombers' Teague Sherman during the first half of their CFL football game in Vancouver, British Columbia, July 25, 2014. (REUTERS/Ben Nelms)

Weak East means realignment talk

Here we are, nearly a third of the way through the CFL schedule, and the worst team in the West Division has a better record than the best team in the East Division.

Toronto Blue Jays starting pitcher Marcus Stroman (54) pitches during the first inning against the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park on Jul 29, 2014 in Boston, MA, USA. (Bob DeChiara/USA TODAY Sports)

Stroman stellar in Jays victory

When Marcus Stroman came to his first major-league training camp last February intent on leaving Dunedin as one of the Blue Jays’ five starting pitchers, it seemed a bit of a stretch.

PK Subban poses for a magazine during the third round of the RBC Canadian Open at Royal Montreal Golf Club, Ile-Bizard, Saturday, July 26, 2014. (PIERRE-PAUL POULIN/QMI AGENCY)

Subban, Habs still far apart

Star defenceman P.K. Subban and the Montreal Canadiens are having difficulty coming to agreement on a contract prior to their Aug. 1 arbitration hearing.

The Commonwealth Games in Scotland may not be the biggest international sporting event this year, but these shot put athletes give it their best shot. Here are some of the most animated facial expressions to come out of the Glasgow Games. (Reuters)

Extreme shot put facial expressions

The Commonwealth Games in Scotland may not be the biggest international sporting event this year, but these shot put athletes give it their best shot. Here are some of the most animated facial expressions to come out of the Glasgow Games.

Cristiano Ronaldo launches his CR7 underwear line in Madrid last October. (Denis Doyle/Supplied by WENN.com)

U.S. man sues Ronaldo

Global soccer superstar Cristiano Ronaldo is also known to fans by the shorthand CR7, prompting the company behind his line of sleek underwear to target a Rhode Island man who has trademarked the letter-number combination, according to a new lawsuit.