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Price tops list of talent Seattle Kraken can steal from Canadian teams in draft

Price tops list of talent Seattle Kraken can steal from Canadian teams in draft

The Seattle Kraken will get to choose from some of the NHL's biggest names as they pick their inaugural team on Wednesday. Clubs across the league scrambled to protect their assets with last-minute moves on Saturday.
Montreal Canadiens name new head coach for AHL's Laval Rocket

Montreal Canadiens name new head coach for AHL's Laval Rocket

MONTREAL — The Montreal Canadiens have named Jean-François Houle as the new head coach for the club's American Hockey League affiliate.
World shares mixed on worries virus may upend recoveries

World shares mixed on worries virus may upend recoveries

TOKYO (AP) — European shares opened higher Tuesday after Asia tracked a retreat on Wall Street as investors grew jittery over the possibility that surging virus cases could stifle the global economic recovery.

Canadian softball team to face Mexico in Canada's 1st event of Tokyo Games

The opening ceremony isn't until Friday, but Canadian athletes will be out on the softball pitch early tomorrow morning for Canada's first event of the Tokyo Olympics.
Knowledge on residential schools needed: Price

Knowledge on residential schools needed: Price

KELOWNA, B.C. — Montreal Canadiens goaltender Carey Price says more needs to be done to make more people aware of the history of residential schools. Price, from Anahim Lake, B.C.
Veteran centre Mike Filer announces retirement after eight seasons with Tiger-Cats

Veteran centre Mike Filer announces retirement after eight seasons with Tiger-Cats

Mike Filer is putting himself and his family ahead of the game of football. The Hamilton Tiger-Cats veteran centre retired Monday after playing eight seasons with the CFL club.
3 dead near Michigan country music festival were school pals

3 dead near Michigan country music festival were school pals

BROOKLYN, Mich. (AP) — Three young men who likely died from carbon monoxide exposure while camping near a country music festival in Michigan were pals who played high school football together.

Nashville Predators prospect proudly comes out as gay

A Nashville Predators prospect has come out as gay, a milestone moment for the sport of hockey as the first player signed to an NHL contract to make that declaration publicly. Luke Prokop said he was proud to say he is gay.
CBC's Tokyo Olympics coverage will be available on Amazon Prime Video

CBC's Tokyo Olympics coverage will be available on Amazon Prime Video

TORONTO — CBC coverage of the Tokyo Olympics will be available live and on-demand on Amazon Prime Video.
New this week: 'Zola,' 'Ted Lasso,' Leon Bridges’ 3rd album

New this week: 'Zola,' 'Ted Lasso,' Leon Bridges’ 3rd album

Here’s a collection curated by The Associated Press’ entertainment journalists of what’s arriving on TV, streaming services and music platforms this week.