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The Ottawa Senators have had a knack for doing the unexpected this post-season. They'll need to do it one more time to advance to their first Stanley Cup final in a decade.
Everyone seems to love the triathlon at the Olympics, but the sport can struggle to maintain momentum during the four years in between. A new, team-based competition hopes to change that, with the help of a Canadian legend.
Manchester United gave its grieving home city a moment to cheer by winning the Europa League by beating Ajax 2-0 in the final. The game was played two days after 22 people were killed in a bomb attack at a concert in Manchester.
Jeremiah Addison had a hat trick as the Windsor Spitfires beat the Erie Otters 4-2 on Wednesday to advance directly to the Memorial Cup final.
Ryan Goins hit his first career grand slam, and the Toronto Blue Jays teed off with four homers against the Milwaukee Brewers in an 8-4 win. The Blue Jays swept the two-game interleague series and wrapped up a seven-game road trip with three straight wins.
The Toronto Blue Jays placed Anthony Alford on the 10-day disabled list Wednesday with a wrist injury and recalled fellow outfielder Dwight Smith from triple-A Buffalo.
Canadian Milos Raonic defeated Denis Istomin of Uzbekistan 6-4, 6-3 in his first match of the Lyon Open in France on Wednesday morning.
Ottawa cyclist Mike Woods helped teammate Pierre Rolland win stage 17 of the Giro d'Italia on Wednesday.
The complainants say Charest abused them when he was their coach, before and during his stint with Alpine Canada's women's development team between 1996 and 1998.
The Kontinental Hockey League has cut a Russian team as it tries to fix worsening financial problems, including debts to league players of over $17 million US.
Lionel Messi has lost his Supreme Court appeal over a tax-fraud conviction in Spain. The court confirmed the 21-month prison sentence handed to Messi for defrauding tax authorities of 4.1 million euros ($4.6 million) from 2007-09.
A person familiar with the situation says the 2019 NBA all-star game will be held in Charlotte, N.C.
This spring, with the worst record of the 16 playoff teams, the Preds have advanced to the first Stanley Cup final in team history. How did they do it? Here are a few reasons:
Several Canadian NHL teams are keeping a close eye on their prospects competing in the Memorial Cup in Windsor, Ont.
Senators goalie Craig Andreson makes 45 saves against to Penguins to force Game 7.
The Raptors are one of 17 NBA teams hoping to win on the virtual basketball court as well as the real one in 2018. The NBA, which anticipated half of its 30 teams would buy into the first year of the NBA 2K esports league, hopes more teams will join as the project continues.
The Ottawa Senators defeated the Pittsburgh Penguins 2-1 on Tuesday night to force a seventh and deciding game against the defending Stanley Cup champions.
Kendrys Morales hit a two-run homer and the Toronto Blue Jays held off the Milwaukee Brewers 4-3 on Tuesday night.
Kyrie Irving took over in the second half and finished with 42 points, LeBron James added 34 and the Cleveland Cavaliers moved within one win of an almost inevitable third date in the Finals with Golden State by rallying to beat the Boston Celtics 112-99 on Tuesday night in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference finals.
Callum Booth made 31 saves and Joe Veleno had two goals and an assist as the Saint John Sea Dogs downed the Seattle Thunderbirds 7-0 on Tuesday to advance to the Memorial Cup semifinal.