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Canada Russia Series a chance for players to impress world junior coach Tim Hunter

Canada Russia Series a chance for players to impress world junior coach Tim Hunter

TORONTO — There's more on the line than just winning for some players at the 2018 CHL Canada-Russia Series. A standout performance could be the difference between watching or playing in the upcoming IIHF world junior hockey championship.
WADA president turns criticism to US sports leagues

WADA president turns criticism to US sports leagues

LONDON — Facing increased criticism over Russia's reinstatement, World Anti-Doping Agency president Craig Reedie responded to one of his harshest detractors by pointing out that the major American sports leagues routinely ignore international guideli
'We play for them:' Bronco to return to ice for his first game since bus crash

'We play for them:' Bronco to return to ice for his first game since bus crash

HUMBOLDT, Sask. — Humboldt Broncos player Tyler Smith had a broken collarbone, a broken shoulder blade and nerve damage down his left arm.
Kobe Bryant sets ambitious plan for books in 2019-2020

Kobe Bryant sets ambitious plan for books in 2019-2020

NEW YORK — Kobe Bryant, Oscar winner and former NBA great, has big plans for books in the next few years. Bryant's Granity Studios plans to release five middle grade and young adult novels in 2019 and 2020.
CFL commissioner Ambrosie said league has no plans to reverse bonuses directive

CFL commissioner Ambrosie said league has no plans to reverse bonuses directive

The CFL won't be extending an olive branch to its players before the start of contract talks.
Ambrosie: Stadium a very critical part of Halifax's CFL expansion bid

Ambrosie: Stadium a very critical part of Halifax's CFL expansion bid

TORONTO — CFL commissioner Randy Ambrosie remains bullish on Halifax becoming the league's 10th franchise, but says it's all contingent on a suitable stadium being built in the Maritimes' largest city.
Giants Hall of Famer Willie McCovey dies at 80

Giants Hall of Famer Willie McCovey dies at 80

SAN FRANCISCO — Willie McCovey, the sweet-swinging Hall of Famer nicknamed "Stretch" for his 6-foot-4 height and those long arms, died Wednesday. He was 80.
Bobby Orr would be 'surprised' if there isn't another NHL lockout

Bobby Orr would be 'surprised' if there isn't another NHL lockout

TORONTO — Bobby Orr doesn't like the look of the NHL labour clouds forming on the horizon. In fact, the Hall of Fame defenceman says he fully expects another lockout in the not-too-distant future.

Wednesday's Games

Wednesday's Games NHL Vancouver 4 Chicago 2 --- AHL Belleville 2 Laval 1 Stockton 4 Bakersfield 3 --- NBA Brooklyn 120 Detroit 119 (OT) Denver 108 Chicago 107 (OT) Indiana 107 New York 101 Minnesota 128 Utah 125 Golden State 131 New Orleans 121 L.A.

Scores and Schedule

Wednesday's Games NHL Vancouver 4 Chicago 2 --- AHL Belleville 2 Laval 1 Stockton 4 Bakersfield 3 --- NBA Brooklyn 120 Detroit 119 (OT) Denver 108 Chicago 107 (OT) Indiana 107 New York 101 Minnesota 128 Utah 125 Golden State 131 New Orleans 121 L.A.