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    Lightning strike down Canucks in heated battle

    Lightning strike down Canucks in heated battle


    Nikita Kucherov scored and added an assist to earn his 50th point of the season to lead the Tampa Bay Lightning to a 5-2 win over the Vancouver Canucks on...

    Nikita Kucherov scored and added an assist to earn his 50th point of the season to lead the Tampa Bay Lightning to a 5-2 win over the Vancouver Canucks on Tuesday.

    Pat Maroon's controversial 3rd-period goal lifts Blues over Oilers

    Pat Maroon's controversial 3rd-period goal lifts Blues over Oilers


    A controversial goal credited to Pat Maroon early in the third period was the winner as the St. Louis Blues came away with a 4-1 victory over the Edmonton Oilers on...

    A controversial goal credited to Pat Maroon early in the third period was the winner as the St. Louis Blues came away with a 4-1 victory over the Edmonton Oilers on Tuesday.

    Marleau has milestone night in Leafs' rout of Devils

    Marleau has milestone night in Leafs' rout of Devils


    John Tavares, Auston Matthews and Patrick Marleau — with the 544th of his career — scored in the opening 13:38 and the Toronto Maple Leafs displayed all their talent with a 7-2 victory over the New Jersey Devils on Tuesday...

    John Tavares, Auston Matthews and Patrick Marleau — with the 544th of his career — scored in the opening 13:38 and the Toronto Maple Leafs displayed all their talent with a 7-2 victory over the New Jersey Devils on Tuesday night.

    Deadly Humboldt Broncos bus crash chosen by Canadian media as News Story of the Year

    Deadly Humboldt Broncos bus crash chosen by Canadian media as News Story of the Year


    A deadly bus crash that united a hockey-mad country in grief and spurred people to leave sticks on porches from coast to coast has been selected as Canada's News Story of the...

    A deadly bus crash that united a hockey-mad country in grief and spurred people to leave sticks on porches from coast to coast has been selected as Canada's News Story of the Year.

    Despite 2002 bribery scandal, Salt Lake City aims to host 2030 Winter Olympics

    Despite 2002 bribery scandal, Salt Lake City aims to host 2030 Winter Olympics


    When Salt Lake City pursued the Winter Olympics more than two decades ago, the city got caught in a bribery scandal that nearly derailed plans for the 2002 Winter Games. Two decades later, the script has...

    When Salt Lake City pursued the Winter Olympics more than two decades ago, the city got caught in a bribery scandal that nearly derailed plans for the 2002 Winter Games. Two decades later, the script has flipped.

    Be like Mike: With $1.7B, Michael Jordan tops richest U.S. athletes list

    Be like Mike: With $1.7B, Michael Jordan tops richest U.S. athletes list


    Forbes released its list of America's 10 wealthiest celebrities on Tuesday, and sprinkled in with the directors and media moguls are a trio of names sports fans will easily...

    Forbes released its list of America's 10 wealthiest celebrities on Tuesday, and sprinkled in with the directors and media moguls are a trio of names sports fans will easily recognize.

    Sport minister Duncan 'searching for actions' to combat abuse of athletes

    Sport minister Duncan 'searching for actions' to combat abuse of athletes


    Canada's Sport Minister Kirsty Duncan applauded Wrestling Canada on Tuesday for being transparent about unhealthy and unsafe training environments in the sport, after the national sport organization commissioned an independent review to investigate...

    Canada's Sport Minister Kirsty Duncan applauded Wrestling Canada on Tuesday for being transparent about unhealthy and unsafe training environments in the sport, after the national sport organization commissioned an independent review to investigate reports of sexual abuse.

    Raptors coach Nick Nurse fined $15K US for criticizing officials

    Raptors coach Nick Nurse fined $15K US for criticizing officials


    Toronto Raptors head coach, Nick Nurse was fined $15,000 US by the NBA on Tuesday after comments he made to the media following the Raptors' 95-86 loss in Denver on...

    Toronto Raptors head coach, Nick Nurse was fined $15,000 US by the NBA on Tuesday after comments he made to the media following the Raptors' 95-86 loss in Denver on Sunday.

    Leafs prospect Sandin excited to represent Sweden at world juniors

    Leafs prospect Sandin excited to represent Sweden at world juniors


    Toronto Maple Leafs prospect Rasmus Sandin was always expected to play a big role as part of Sweden's world junior entry but he now could see even more high-pressure minutes with AHL teammate Timothy Liljegren's presumed...

    Toronto Maple Leafs prospect Rasmus Sandin was always expected to play a big role as part of Sweden's world junior entry but he now could see even more high-pressure minutes with AHL teammate Timothy Liljegren's presumed absence.

    Canadian soccer star Ashley Lawrence has no time for 'twerking' twits

    Canadian soccer star Ashley Lawrence has no time for 'twerking' twits


    Whether she’s helping her club team to another French Cup, pushing Canada toward its goal of being No.1 in the world, or teaching six-year-olds how to pass, Canadian soccer player Ashley Lawrence finds ways to shine light on women's soccer for all the...

    Whether she’s helping her club team to another French Cup, pushing Canada toward its goal of being No.1 in the world, or teaching six-year-olds how to pass, Canadian soccer player Ashley Lawrence finds ways to shine light on women's soccer for all the right reasons.

    Skier-snowboarder Ledecka upset with overlapping worlds schedules

    Skier-snowboarder Ledecka upset with overlapping worlds schedules


    Skier-snowboarder Ester Ledecka will not be able to follow up her dual sport gold-medal performances at the Pyeongchang Olympics because of overlapping world championship...

    Skier-snowboarder Ester Ledecka will not be able to follow up her dual sport gold-medal performances at the Pyeongchang Olympics because of overlapping world championship schedules.

    POV podcast: Cindy Klassen on changing the face of speed skating

    POV podcast: Cindy Klassen on changing the face of speed skating


    On this week's episode of the Player's Own Voice podcast, former speed skater Cindy Klassen opens up about the high and lows of her decorated on-ice...

    On this week's episode of the Player's Own Voice podcast, former speed skater Cindy Klassen opens up about the high and lows of her decorated on-ice career.

    Senators owner Melnyk countersued for $1B over LeBreton debacle

    Senators owner Melnyk countersued for $1B over LeBreton debacle


    Trinity Development and its founder John Ruddy are countersuing Eugene Melnyk and his sports company for $1 billion, effectively killing any chance of the two ever redeveloping LeBreton Flats or building a new downtown hockey...

    Trinity Development and its founder John Ruddy are countersuing Eugene Melnyk and his sports company for $1 billion, effectively killing any chance of the two ever redeveloping LeBreton Flats or building a new downtown hockey arena.

    Ilka Stuhec wins World Cup downhill race in return from injury

    Ilka Stuhec wins World Cup downhill race in return from injury


    Ilka Stuhec won a World Cup downhill race Tuesday at Val Gardena for her first victory since missing all of last season, including the Pyeongchang Olympics, with an...

    Ilka Stuhec won a World Cup downhill race Tuesday at Val Gardena for her first victory since missing all of last season, including the Pyeongchang Olympics, with an injury.

    Jose Mourinho fired by Manchester United

    Jose Mourinho fired by Manchester United


    Jose Mourinho was fired by Manchester United on Tuesday, two days after English soccer's biggest club reached a new low in its disappointing season by losing to Liverpool in the Premier...

    Jose Mourinho was fired by Manchester United on Tuesday, two days after English soccer's biggest club reached a new low in its disappointing season by losing to Liverpool in the Premier League.

    Raptors will eventually need Kawhi Leonard — but they can win without him for now

    Raptors will eventually need Kawhi Leonard — but they can win without him for now


    The Toronto Raptors sport a 7-1 record without Kawhi Leonard in the lineup this season, compared to 16-9 with him. It's hard to believe the team is better without its superstar, so what's the reason for the wide...

    The Toronto Raptors sport a 7-1 record without Kawhi Leonard in the lineup this season, compared to 16-9 with him. It's hard to believe the team is better without its superstar, so what's the reason for the wide discrepancy?

    Goals, hits and licks: The top 10 NHL moments of 2018

    Goals, hits and licks: The top 10 NHL moments of 2018


    As 2018 comes to an end, here's a look back at the most memorable, most shared and most talked about moments in the NHL. While they're not all amazing snipes or game-saving stops, these will certainly be hard to top in...

    As 2018 comes to an end, here's a look back at the most memorable, most shared and most talked about moments in the NHL. While they're not all amazing snipes or game-saving stops, these will certainly be hard to top in 2019.

    Canadian RJ Barrett continues to shine, leads Duke to rout of Princeton

    Canadian RJ Barrett continues to shine, leads Duke to rout of Princeton


    Canada's R.J. Barrett continued his rookie-season scoring rush, finishing with 27 points to help second-ranked Duke beat Princeton...

    Canada's R.J. Barrett continued his rookie-season scoring rush, finishing with 27 points to help second-ranked Duke beat Princeton 101-50.