Canada won gold in the 4x200m at the World Relays in the Bahamas, a day after being DQ’d in the 4×100
The Toronto Maple Leafs gave the Presidents’ Trophy-winning Washington Capitals all they could handle in Round 1 of the Stanley Cup playoffs, and that’s reason enough for the franchise to be proud of its progress, writes Mike Brophy.
The Washington Capitals have eliminated the Toronto Maple Leafs from the Stanley Cup playoffs after a 2-1 overtime victory in Game 6 on Sunday night.
Two breakaway goals less than a minute apart Saturday night proved to be the difference as the Edmonton Oilers defeated the San Jose Sharks 3-1 and advanced to the second round of the Stanley Cup playoffs.
Tricia Smith was re-elected as Canadian Olympic Committee president on Saturday.
A pair of fourth-place performances by Canadian figure skaters on Saturday at the ISU World Team Team Trophy in Tokyo resulted in a fourth-overall showing for the team.
Jose Bautista hit a three-run homer in the 13th inning, but Joe Biagini had to escape a bases-loaded jam in the bottom of the inning to preserve Toronto’s 8-7 win over the Los Angeles Angels.
When Nazem Kadri of the Toronto Maple Leafs nailed Washington Capitals superstar Alex Ovechkin with a good old-fashioned hip check during Game 5, he made no apologies.
Sean Kuraly scored his second goal of the game in double overtime Friday night as the Boston Bruins defeated the Ottawa Senators 3-2 to stave off elimination.
Justin Williams scored the overtime winner as the Washington Capitals beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 2-1 Friday night in Game 5 to take a 3-2 lead in their first-round series.
Led by three-time Olympic medallist Andre De Grasse, 23 Canadian athletes and 12 Olympians will be looking to reach the podium at the IAAF World Relays and either qualify or serve notice for the track worlds in August.
With Saturday’s IAAF World Relays in the Bahamas approaching, 1996 Canadian Olympic sprint and 4×100-metre relay champion Donovan Bailey unveils his dream relay team.
The Buffalo Sabres have fired head coach Dan Bylsma and general manager Tim Murray.
The Flames came in hot, but their playoff hopes were doused in a hurry by a hungry Anaheim team that feasted on Calgary’s shaky netminding and bad bounces.
The Anaheim Ducks swept Calgary from the NHL playoffs with a 3-1 win Wednesday, making the Flames the first team eliminated from this year’s post-season.