LA CAMPERONA, Spain -- Ryder Hesjedal of Canada won the mountainous 14th stage of the Spanish Vuelta on Saturday. The 33-year-old from Victoria, a former Giro dItalia winner riding for Garmin Sharp, edged Oliver Zaugg in the final metres of the summit ascent to claim the 201-kilometre ride from Santander to La Camperona featuring two category-one climbs. "To win today meant a lot to me, especially because I won my first Grand Tour stage at the 2009 Vuelta," Hesjedal said. "It was an amazing day and a special one for me and the team." Alberto Contador held onto the red leaders jersey for a fourth straight day. According to provisional results, Contador increased his lead to 42 seconds over nearest rival Alejandro Valverde, who finished more than 22 seconds behind the five-time grand tour winner. Sundays 15th stage is a 152-kilometre ride from Oviedo to the Lagos de Covadonga special-category peak. The 21-stage races ends on Sept. 14. Josh Allen Youth Jersey
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NEW YORK -- Rangers forward Chris Kreider is sitting out against the Philadelphia Flyers because of a left hand injury that also will force him to skip at least New Yorks upcoming four-game Western Conference trip. The 22-year-old Kreider was injured Friday night in New Yorks win at Columbus, but played in the next two games -- including Monday nights win over Phoenix. But the left winger, who has 17 goals and 37 points thiis season, was limited to about 10 minutes of ice time in each of the previous games.dddddddddddd Details of the injury havent been released, and it hasnt been determined whether Kreider will need surgery. The Rangers said Wednesday he wouldnt go on the trip that begins Friday at Calgary. New York recalled 21-year-old centre J.T. Miller from Hartford of the AHL, and he was in the lineup against the Flyers. ' ' '