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'Caught up in the frenzy:' Oilers 50/50 draw breaking ticket sale records

'Caught up in the frenzy:' Oilers 50/50 draw breaking ticket sale records

EDMONTON — Officials hope the frenzy over the Edmonton Oilers online 50/50 draw continues as the hockey team's community foundation holds another game-day raffle for its fans in Alberta.
Canadian international Jonathan David has verbal agreement to join France's Lille

Canadian international Jonathan David has verbal agreement to join France's Lille

Canadian forward Jonathan David has a verbal agreement to join France's Lille for a Canadian-record transfer fee of 30 million euros ($47.3 million), according to a source with knowledge of the deal.

Raptors guard/forward McCaw to leave NBA bubble for treatment for mass on knee

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — The Toronto Raptors will be without guard/forward Patrick McCaw for the foreseeable future as he seeks treatment for a reoccurrence of a benign mass on the back of his left knee.
MLS is Back Tournament winner to collect at least US$300,000 in prize money

MLS is Back Tournament winner to collect at least US$300,000 in prize money

Either the Portland Timbers or Orlando City SC will leave the MLS is Back Tournament with US$328,000 in prize money. The tournament winner earns $300,000 and a berth in the CONCACAF Champions League.

MLS is Back Tournament winner to collect at least US$300,000 in prize money

Either the Portland Timbers or Orlando City SC will leave the MLS is Back Tournament with US$328,000 in prize money. The tournament winner earns $300,000 and a berth in the CONCACAF Champions League.
Flames defeat Jets 4-0 to win NHL qualifying series three games to one

Flames defeat Jets 4-0 to win NHL qualifying series three games to one

EDMONTON — Milan Lucic used his fists as a metaphor, knocking down the Winnipeg Jets at the drop of the puck Thursday before his Calgary Flames proceeded to knock them out of the NHL playoffs.

Thursday's Games

Thursday's Games NHL At Edmonton Qualifying Round (Best-of-five) Vancouver 3 Minnesota 0 (Vancouver leads series 2-1) Calgary 4 Winnipeg 0 (Flames win series 3-1) Round Robin Vegas 6 St.
Dubois, Blue Jackets down Leafs 4-3 in overtime to grab 2-1 series lead

Dubois, Blue Jackets down Leafs 4-3 in overtime to grab 2-1 series lead

TORONTO — The Maple Leafs have shown an ability to rebound from tough, demoralizing losses this season. They're going to have to dig deep to respond after what transpired Thursday — and fast.

CEBL Roundup: Hamilton Honey Badgers and Ottawa Blackjack advance to semifinals

ST. CATHARINES, Ont. — Briante Weber's driving layup late in the fourth quarter lifted the Hamilton Honey Badgers over the Niagara River Lions 85-83 on Tuesday in the Canadian Elite Basketball League playoffs.
Braves' Markakis hits walkoff HR after opting into season

Braves' Markakis hits walkoff HR after opting into season

ATLANTA — Nick Markakis promised before Thursday night's game that hitting was “the least of my worries” in his first start of the season. He then showed why.