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Felix Auger-Aliassime, 18, Leads Youth Movement at the Miami Open

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. — The story of Juan Ponce de León searching for a fountain of youth in Florida may be apocryphal, but this week at the men’s event of the Miami Open, there seems to be something revitalizing in the water. Felix Auger-Aliassime, an 18-year-old Canadian qualifier, is the youngest man to reach the…

For the First Time, an N.H.L. Game Is Broadcast in Plains Cree

MONTREAL — Fred Sasakamoose thought this day would never come. Sasakamoose, the N.H.L.’s first Indigenous player when he skated in 11 games with the Chicago Black Hawks during the 1953-54 season, watched from the Ahtahkakoop Cree Nation in northern Saskatchewan on Sunday night as the Montreal Canadiens battled the Carolina Hurricanes — and heard his…

On Tennis: Bianca Andreescu Is Rising in the Tennis Rankings Ahead of Schedule

INDIAN WELLS, Calif. — Ranked No. 178 at the end of last season, the Canadian teenager Bianca Andreescu set an ambitious goal for herself, it seemed: Climb high enough in the rankings to be able to get into the main draw of this year’s second Grand Slam event, the French Open, in May. Time for…