Sports (Canada)

Calgary Flames surrender three goals in third period in loss to Wild

Glen Gulutzan gave an impassioned speech to the media after Thursday's 2-1 loss to the visiting Carolina Hurricanes.

Canadian News

Judge sets single postseason strikeout record in Yankees' defeat

Troy Taormina / USA TODAY Sports<p>There is every reason to believe that Aaron Judge will be setting a lot of notable postseason records in a New York …

Major League Baseball

Calgary Flames give up lead late, lose 4-2 to Minnesota Wild

CALGARY, AB - OCTOBER 21: Sean Monahan<p>The Calgary Flames had a lead but lost it with two goals from the Minnesota Wild in 1:35 in the third period. …

Calgary Flames

Astros make modern-day baseball history with 1st AL pennant

Troy Taormina / USA TODAY Sports<p>The Houston Astros won their second pennant in franchise history on Saturday, and it marked a historic moment not …

Baseball

Jagr heads to dressing room after seemingly normal shift

Calgary Flames forward Jaromir Jagr finishes his shift and immediately heads to the dressing room after a shift Saturday against the Minnesota Wild.

Jaromir Jagr

Former Leafs pick DiDomenico getting his chance a decade later

Former sixth-rounder has been a hockey nomad since winning gold with Canadian junior team.

Canadian News

Karolina Pliskova kicks off WTA Finals with win over Venus Williams

Czech native cruises to victory in straight sets<p>Third-seeded Karolina Pliskova cruised to a 6-2, 6-2 win over fifth-seeded Venus Williams at the WTA …

Tennis

Rumor Rundown: Canadiens, Penguins, Capitals, Red Wings

In today’s Rumor Rundown we look at some of the NHL’s most popular franchises.<p>There is a domino effect that comes from the Red Wings getting Andreas …

Montreal Canadiens

Five observations, 'best' and 'worst' awards from Sixers' 128-94 loss to Toronto Raptors

TORONTO — Here are my key takeaways and best and worst awards from the 76ers’ 128-94 loss to the Toronto Raptors on Saturday night at Air Canada …

Joel Embiid

Calgary Stampeders best in West Division after Winnipeg Blue Bombers lose

The Calgary Stampeders will be hosting the CFL’s West Division final.

Canadian News

Blazers not happy with non-call on Giannis

Gary Dineen / National Basketball Association / Getty<p>Giannis Antetokounmpo may be a freak - as the one dribble he took on the way to the basket for …

Basketball

Sunday Habs Headlines: The Montreal Canadiens’ weaknesses have been on full display this season

In today’s links, the Canadiens have gotten off to a bad start, and that probably shouldn’t be surprising, Hudon getting frustrated, women’s hockey …

Ice Hockey

Watch: Senators fan clocks Leafs fan during scrap in stands

Puck Daddy<p>Sometimes at a hockey game you just have to eat a fist.<p>This applies not only to the players who engage in hand-to-hand battles on the ice, …

Toronto Maple Leafs

Montreal Canadiens: A Possible Trade Partner in Edmonton

The Montreal Canadiens are looking for anything to change their season around and many believe a trade is coming. Perhaps Edmonton could be a future …

Ice Hockey

Hrudey's Take: NHL players are watching Maple Leafs

Kelly Hrudey and Ron MacLean talk about how the Ottawa Senators are hard-working lines one through four and that the Toronto Maple Leafs are a lot of …

Ice Hockey

Where have you gone my Canadiens? The Habs nation turns its weary eyes to you

A long-suffering Habs’ fan column<p>I had the sinking feeling that the Montreal Canadiens’ incredible early runs in the last two seasons would not be …

Canadian News

'All of that stuff is fluff': Mike Babcock's mission impossible to slow Leafs' runaway hype train

That noise you hear? It's the sound of a thundering locomotive known as the Maple Leafs' hype train that picked up a full head of steam Friday when …

Ice Hockey

Raptors 128 – 76ers 94: Second unit takes command

TORONTO, ON - OCTOBER 21: Ben Simmons<p>The Raptors thrashed a tired 76ers squad playing its third game in four nights and without Joel Embiid. Even …

Basketball

Sabathia yanked early in potential final game with Yankees

Thomas B. Shea / USA TODAY Sports<p>After nine years in a New York Yankees uniform, the CC Sabathia era may have come to an inauspicious end during Game …

Sports

Scanlan: The Ottawa 67's celebrate their history amidst an attendance crisis

The Ottawa 67’s have a lot to celebrate this season, and a lot to worry about.<p>It was 50 years ago that Howard Darwin and his partners landed an OHL …

Canadian News

MLS Talking Points: Plenty still on the line on Decision Day

Eight of the 11 MLS matches carry some sort of playoff implications on the final day of the 2017 MLS regular season<p>It all comes down to one day and 11 matches, a total of eight of which are carrying playoff implications in the final weekend of the Major League Soccer regular season.<p>The Eastern …

Soccer

NHL Comic captions volume 8: Week 2 of 2017/18 season

Have you ever looked at a sports photo and think of a funny caption? I have, and here’s a collection of some. If you enjoy this one, let us know in …

Ice Hockey

Hockey Canada wants to recruit CHL players for Olympic team

Hockey Canada is considering adding junior players to the national men’s team it will send to the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang.<p>Sportsnet’s …

Canadian Hockey

NHL: Maple Leafs 3, Senators 6

A 3-0 deficit is very difficult to come back from and the Maple Leafs found that out the hard way. Despite netting two goals to make it 3-2, the …

Ice Hockey

Wild finish strong for 4-2 victory over Calgary Flames

CALGARY, Alberta – The issue, according to the boss, appears to be obvious.The Minnesota Wild are playing well but finishing poorly – only one win in …

Ice Hockey

5 keys to Philadelphia 76ers victory at Toronto Raptors

The 0-2 Philadelphia 76ers try to get a W at 1-0 Toronto Raptors tonight. So far, the 76ers have played the best of the NBA East, and Toronto …

Basketball

Toronto FC has date with history but eyes on a championship

The Reds stumbled slightly over the last month, giving up two of this season’s five losses and allowing more than a quarter of their goals against in …

Soccer

Merci, Montréal

It’s hard to know exactly when my love for soccer started. I was around four or five when my father first put me into club soccer, but I know I had …

Soccer

Trading Max Pacioretty would be a colossal error

Being captain of the Montreal Canadiens is a difficult task. Not only are you expected to lead the team on and off the ice every year, but you’re …

Montreal Canadiens

Big Read: Can new tech make the Raptors a three-point juggernaut?

Toronto Raptors