ANAHEIM, Calif. - The California road swing has traditionally posed problems for the Toronto Maple Leafs. That wasn't the case this season.
WINNIPEG - It's not only a four-game winning streak that's boosting the confidence of Jeff Skinner and the Buffalo Sabres. It's also about the teams they're beating.
ROUYN-NORANDA, Que. - Alexis Arsenault and Peter Abbandonato both had hat tricks as the Rouyn-Noranda Huskies demolished the Blainville-Boisbriand Armada 11-1 on Friday to pick up their sixth straight win and stay atop the league standings in the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League.
SAULT STE MARIE, Ont. - Sam Bitten sparked a five-goal second period with his first of two on the night as the Ottawa 67's continued to cruise through the Ontario Hockey League competition, downing the Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds 8-2 on Friday.
LAVAL, Que. - Kieffer Bellows scored the only goal of the shootout as the Bridgeport Sound Tigers edged the Laval Rocket 2-1 on Friday in American Hockey League action.
BELLEVILLE, Ont. - Christian Wolanin scored his second goal of the game 1:29 into overtime as the Belleville Senators edged the Toronto Marlies 5-4 on Friday in American Hockey League action.
VANCOUVER - Tomas Tatar wasn't the centrepiece of the blockbuster deal that sent him to the Montreal Canadiens, but he's carved out a vital role with his new squad.
A young Canadian women's rugby squad featuring seven new caps takes on England on Sunday in Doncaster in the opening match of its four-game tour.
NEW YORK - The Washington Nationals and Baltimore Orioles finished their arguments in a two-day rehearing before a committee of baseball executives in their long-running dispute over television rights fees.
While hardly a household name in Canada, Hamilton-raised Milan Borjan turns heads in Serbia, where he is the last line of defence for storied Red Star Belgrade.
While St. Kitts and Nevis is ranked 133rd in the World, the Sugar Boys present a step up in class for Canada after blowout wins over the U.S. Virgin Islands and Dominica in CONCACAF Nations League qualifying play.
CARONPORT, Sask. - A southern Saskatchewan Bible college is honouring the memory of the Humboldt Broncos coach who died when the team's bus crashed last spring.
Canada coach Kingsley Jones isn't about to let his team rest on its laurels in the wake of a lopsided 65-19 win over Kenya to open the Rugby World Cup repechage tournament.
Every opposing coach in the Canada West football pre-season coaches poll had the Saskatchewan Huskies ranked last among conference teams. Each one of those coaches is now out of the post-season mix altogether.
HAMILTON - Bralon Addison won't have the element of surprise working for him Sunday when the Hamilton Tiger-Cats face the Ottawa Redblacks in the CFL's East Division final.
SAN JOSE, Calif. - The San Jose Sharks seemed intent to go after Nazem Kadri right from the start. That didn't bother the Toronto Maple Leafs a bit and they ended up with the win.
SUDBURY, Ont. - David Levin scored at 3:55 in overtime and Ukko-Pekka Luukkonen kicked out 25 shots as the Sudbury Wolves denied the league-leading Ottawa 67's 3-2 in Ontario Hockey League action Thursday.
PETERBOROUGH, Ont. - The Government of Ontario is excluding Ontario Hockey League players from provincial employment standards legislation in order to keep a "level playing field" with other major junior hockey leagues across the country, the province said in a release Thursday.
NEW YORK - Mookie Betts is ready to become an ambassador for baseball, now that he's won a batting title, World Series and Most Valuable Player award with Boston.
PHILADELPHIA - The National Lacrosse League has cancelled the first two weekends of the 2018-19 season as a labour dispute continues between the league and the Professional Lacrosse Players' Association.
NEW YORK - The dispute between the Washington Nationals and Baltimore Orioles over television rights fees returned to a committee of baseball executives Thursday after a lengthy court fight.
TORONTO - The Canadian Football League will add an extra official to the field for the rest of the playoffs to watch for any blows delivered to the head or neck of a quarterback.
HAMILTON - More than 50 years after taking his first football coaching gig, Jerry Glanville sees the light at the end of the tunnel like only he can.
TORONTO - The Canadian Women's Hockey League is partnering with the Toronto Maple Leafs to stage its two marquee events this season.
TORONTO - Two-time Olympian and former International Olympic Committee member Paul Henderson would like to see the IOC follow its own lead when it comes to the selection of host cities for the Games.
Having battled back from knee surgery, veteran defender David Edgar is savouring his time with the Canadian national team.
BELLEVILLE, Ont. - Rudolfs Balcers and Adam Tambellini scored in the shootout as the Belleville Senators edged the Utica Comets 5-4 on Wednesday in American Hockey League action.
TORONTO - Reggie Bullock made the winning shot as time expired and the Detroit Pistons rallied from a 19-point deficit to beat the Toronto Raptors 106-104 on Wednesday night, giving coach Dwane Casey a victory over his former team.
WINNIPEG - Ian and Val McHale got a call from their son Gavin just hours before the Winnipeg Jets hosted the Washington Capitals on Wednesday night.
HAMILTON - Sam Rhodes scored twice, including the power-play winner, as the Barrie Colts doubled the Hamilton Bulldogs 6-3 on Wednesday in Ontario Hockey League play.