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Habs forward Kotkaniemi undergoes left knee surgery to address 'chronic, minor injury'

Habs forward Kotkaniemi undergoes left knee surgery to address 'chronic, minor injury'

Montreal Canadiens forward Jesperi Kotkaniemi underwent arthroscopic surgery on his left knee Tuesday and the team said the procedure shouldn't interfere with his off-season training.

Blue Jays prospect Bo Bichette breaks hand after getting hit by pitch

TORONTO — Highly-regarded Toronto Blue Jays prospect Bo Bichette will be sidelined after fracturing a bone in his left hand during a minor-league game on Monday in Syracuse, N.Y.

Canadian mixed doubles team stays unbeaten at worlds after win over Sweden

STAVANGER, Norway — Canada's Jocelyn Peterman and Brett Gallant improved to 5-0 at the world mixed doubles curling championship with a 7-6 win over Sweden on Tuesday. Winnipeg's Peterman and Gallant, of St. John's, N.L.
Where the wild cards are: wiping out favourites in this year's NHL playoffs

Where the wild cards are: wiping out favourites in this year's NHL playoffs

Wild-card winners are the story of this season's NHL playoffs. The Columbus Blue Jackets, Colorado Avalanche and Dallas Stars upended the NHL's No. 1, No. 2 and No. 8 teams respectively in the post-season's first round.

Canada hooker Ray Barkwill signs one-day deal to retire as a Toronto Arrow

TORONTO — Canadian international Ray Barkwill will sign a one-day contract with the Toronto Arrows on Sunday, ensuring he retires from rugby as a member of the Major League Rugby team.

Canada finishes first in group after win over Czech Republic at worlds

UMEA, Sweden — Canada clinched top spot in Group A with a 6-2 win over the Czech Republic on Tuesday at the world under-18 hockey championship. The Canadians (4-0) will face Latvia (1-3) in the quarterfinals on Thursday.
Toronto FC looks forward to return of veteran defender Drew Moor from injury

Toronto FC looks forward to return of veteran defender Drew Moor from injury

TORONTO — Veteran defender Drew Moor was back in training Tuesday, welcome news for a Toronto FC team that has yet to find its defensive footing this season. Toronto (4-1-1) leads the MLS in offence, averaging 3.0 goals a game.

Christine Sinclair named NWSL player of the week after three-goal performance

Canada captain Christine Sinclair has been named player of the week in the National Women’s Soccer League after her three-goal performance for Portland in a 4-4 road tie with the Chicago Red Stars.
In The Rings: Gushue says talks with Curling Canada have been going well

In The Rings: Gushue says talks with Curling Canada have been going well

TORONTO — Veteran skip Brad Gushue said recent talks with Curling Canada have been going well and he's hopeful that progress on a few areas of concern can be made by the summer.
Calgary Flames, James Neal start relationship repair after playoff-game benching

Calgary Flames, James Neal start relationship repair after playoff-game benching

CALGARY — Amid the fallout from the Calgary Flames' early playoff ejection is a frayed relationship with James Neal.