SAN JOSE, Calif. - Interim coach Bob Boughner talked about having an open competition at goaltender for the San Jose Sharks after taking over earlier this week.
NEW YORK - Born into a family of Cornhuskers and raised in the Buckeye state, Joe Burrow left his roots behind and became a Heisman Trophy winner at LSU.
TORONTO - Kyle Lowry looked puzzled when asked in the post-game locker-room how it felt to see seven consecutive three-pointers go in to start the game.
HARTFORD, Conn. - The United States women's hockey beat Canada 4-1 on Saturday night, with players hoping the first in a series of five games between the international rivals will help kindle the public’s interest in both their sport and their fight off the ice for better professional opport…
OTTAWA - Jack Quinn scored twice and Marco Rossi had a goal and two assists as the Ottawa 67's toppled the Barrie Colts 7-2 on Saturday in Ontario Hockey League action.
ST. CATHARINES, Ont. - The Ontario Hockey League game between the Niagara IceDogs and the London Knights was postponed Thursday after Niagara goaltender Tucker Tynan was injured and taken off the ice on a stretcher following a scary on-ice collision.
TORONTO - Joey Daccord stopped 34-of-35 shots, while Jordan Szwarz added an empty-net goal and an assist to help lift the Belleville Senators past the Toronto Marlies 4-1 on Sunday in the American Hockey League.
VAL-D'OR, Que. - Tyler Hinam scored at 1:29 of overtime as the Rouyn-Noranda Huskies edged the Val-d'Or Foreurs 2-1 on Saturday in Quebec Major Junior Hockey League action.
LAVAL, Que. - C.J. Smith recorded a goal and two assists, while Andrew Hammond posted a 27-save shutout as the Rochester Americans blanketed the Laval Rocket 5-0 on Saturday in American Hockey League action.
WHISTLER, B.C. - Caitlin Nash and Natalie Corless made luge history Saturday, becoming the first female team to compete in a World Cup doubles race.
CALGARY - It took a hot goalie, a surging power play and a close non-offside call to end Calgary's seven-game winning streak.
LAKE PLACID, N.Y. - Justin Kripps and his Canadian crew took World Cup gold on Saturday in four-man bobsled, while Christine de Bruin and Kristen Bujnowski claimed bronze in the women's race.
EDMONTON - Scott Milanovich said ultimately it was a gut decision, not to mention a chance to be reunited with quarterback Trevor Harris, that led him say yes to becoming the new head coach of the Edmonton Eskimos.
LONDON - Matt Campbell, the lone Canadian in the field, lost his first-round match to England's Mark (The Gladiator) McGeeney on Saturday at the William Hill World Darts Championship in London.
MONTAFON, Austria - Canada's Marielle Thompson and Courtney Hoffos were first and third, respectively, in the women's final of the skicross World Cup event on Saturday.
TORONTO - A game between the London Knights and Niagara IceDogs that was suspended due to a severe injury suffered by a player has been rescheduled by the Ontario Hockey League.
CAPE TOWN, South Africa - Canada's rugby women made it to the Cup quarterfinals at the Cape Town Sevens but face a tough road after losing 14-12 to France in their final group game.
BEIJING - Canada's Teal Harle won silver in the big air freestyle World Cup event on Saturday at the venue for the 2020 Winter Olympics.
MELBOURNE, Australia - The International team has the lead going into the final day of the Presidents Cup for the first time in 16 years, and it has a trio of rookies to thank for that.
THAIWOO, China - Mikael Kingsbury skied to a second place finish while Justine Dufour-Lapointe stood tall in third for the women at Saturday's single mogul World Cup event in Thaiwoo, China.
NAGANO, Japan - Ottawa's Ivanie Blondin won her fifth straight gold medal on the World Cup speedskating circuit on Saturday, this time in the 3,000-metre event.
CONCEPTION BAY SOUTH, N.L. - Calgary's Kevin Koe clinched a playoff berth at the National with a 6-3 victory over Brad Gushue of St. John's, N.L., on Friday night in the final round-robin game for both teams.
SUDBURY, Ont. - Kurtis Henry scored two goals and set up another, Connor Lockhart had three assists and the Erie Otters defeated the Sudbury Wolves 7-4 on Friday in the Ontario Hockey League.
BELLEVILLE, Ont. - Josh Norris scored the go-ahead goal in the third period and the Belleville Senators went on to beat the Rockford IceHogs 5-2 on Friday in the American Hockey League.
LAVAL, Que. - Eric Cornel had a goal and an assist to lift the Rochester Americans to a 3-2 win over the Laval Rocket on Friday in the American Hockey League.
ST. CATHARINES, Ont. - Niagara IceDogs goaltender Tucker Tynan says he's looking forward to returning from a scary injury he sustained Thursday night during an Ontario Hockey League game against the London Knights.
Philadelphia Flyers forward Oskar Lindblom will miss the rest of the season after being diagnosed with Ewing's sarcoma, a cancerous tumour that grows in the bones or in the tissue around bones.
LAKE PLACID, N.Y. - Russia swept the gold medals at a World Cup skeleton race at Mount Van Hoevenberg on Friday, with Elena Nikitina’s winning margin in the women’s race the largest on tour in nearly three years.
COPPER MOUNTAIN, Colo. - Canada's Rachel Karker won the bronze medal at a ski halfpipe World Cup on Friday while fellow Canadian Noah Bowman finished third in the men's event.
TORONTO - Ryan Dinwiddie had the head coaching bug back when he was a CFL quarterback, regularly drawing up plays for consideration by his bosses at the time.
WAYCOBAH, N.S. - An Indigenous hockey player from Nova Scotia who shared his experience of racism on the ice says he's been inspired to stick with the sport after an outpouring of support from professionals and peers.
CAPE TOWN, South Africa - Canada's women ran in six tries en route to a 32-0 win over Brazil on the opening day of play Friday at the Cape Town Sevens.
NEW YORK - Former NBA Commissioner David Stern had emergency surgery after suffering a brain hemorrhage while having lunch not far from league headquarters.
HAMILTON - Forge FC midfielder Tristan Borges, the Canadian Premier League's player of the year in 2019, will be back with the CPL champions in 2020.