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Demko records 30-save shutout, Canucks beat Kings 4-0 in Boudreau's debut

Demko records 30-save shutout, Canucks beat Kings 4-0 in Boudreau's debut

VANCOUVER — Bruce Boudreau needed a little help behind the Vancouver Canucks' bench Monday night. He'd been installed as the team's head coach less than 24 hours before as part of sweeping changes throughout the organization.
'Cheugy,' 'omicron' among 2021's most mispronounced words

'Cheugy,' 'omicron' among 2021's most mispronounced words

“Cheugy” is apparently a lot to chew on. Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter Billie Eilish and Philadelphia Eagles center Jason Kelce have something in common — broadcasters butcher their names.

Scoreboard for Monday, Dec. 6, 2021

Monday's Games NHL Ottawa 3 New Jersey 2 (SO) Vancouver 4 Los Angeles 0 Washington 4 Anaheim 3 (SO) Colorado 7 Philadelphia 5 Dallas 4 Arizona 1 Pittsburgh 6 Seattle 1 --- NBA Oklahoma City 114 Detroit 103 Philadelphia 127 Charlotte 124 Indiana 116 W
Norris' shootout goal puts Senators over Devils, 3-2

Norris' shootout goal puts Senators over Devils, 3-2

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Josh Norris scored the decisive goal in a shootout to lift the Ottawa Senators over the New Jersey Devils 3-2 on Monday night, extending the Senators’ winning streak to three games.
Struggling Vancouver Canucks hope Boudreau can kickstart dismal season

Struggling Vancouver Canucks hope Boudreau can kickstart dismal season

Vancouver Canucks owner Francesco Aquilini says he may have been "too patient" in waiting for the struggling NHL team to turn its season around.
Race walker Dunfee throwing his hat in political ring for 2022

Race walker Dunfee throwing his hat in political ring for 2022

Canadian race walker Evan Dunfee plans to throw his hat into the political ring next fall. Dunfee, who captured bronze in the 50-kilometre race walk at last summer's Tokyo Olympics, confirmed Monday that he will run for Richmond City Council in 2022.

Winnipeg defenceman Pionk suspended two games for knee-on-knee hit

NEW YORK — Winnipeg defenceman Neal Pionk was suspended two games Monday for a knee-on-knee hit delivered to Toronto blue-liner Rasmus Sandin in the third period of the Jets' 6-3 win over the Maple Leafs on Sunday.

After ugly start to season, Raptors' Boucher stopped focusing on his 3-point shot

TORONTO — Playing poorly and clearly miserable, Chris Boucher found himself as an afterthought in coach Nick Nurse's rotation just 20 games into this NBA season.
U.S. to mount 'diplomatic boycott' of Beijing Olympics; Canada contemplates similar

U.S. to mount 'diplomatic boycott' of Beijing Olympics; Canada contemplates similar

WASHINGTON — The United States confirmed Monday it won't be sending any diplomatic officials to the Winter Olympics in Beijing next year — and suggested strongly that it would welcome similar displays of international solidarity from countries around

OHL: Two more Sudbury Wolves games postponed amid COVID-19 outbreak

SUDBURY — The Sudbury Wolves' COVID-19 outbreak has forced the cancellation of two more games.