Skip to content

National Sports

Canmore mayor disappointed by Calgary vote to end 2026 Olympic bid

Canmore mayor disappointed by Calgary vote to end 2026 Olympic bid

CANMORE, Alta. — The mayor of Canmore says he's disappointed that Calgarians have rejected a bid for the 2026 Winter Olympics.
Ottawa QB Harris looks to prove critics wrong when Redblacks host Ticats in East final

Ottawa QB Harris looks to prove critics wrong when Redblacks host Ticats in East final

OTTAWA — Win or lose, Trevor Harris knows he won't be able to quiet his critics. The Ottawa quarterback has struggled to earn respect as a big-game player, even though he has only has one playoff start to his name.
NHL Notebook: Max Domi flourishing in Montreal pressure cooker after trade

NHL Notebook: Max Domi flourishing in Montreal pressure cooker after trade

Marc Bergevin says it takes a certain type of player to excel in the spotlight. The general manager of the Montreal Canadiens appears to have found one in Max Domi. "It's easy to play in a non-hockey market," Bergevin said.

A No-Go: Athletes and officials weigh in after Calgary votes 'no' to 2026 bid

TORONTO — Rotating Olympic hosts? A single go-to destination every four years? Maybe dump the bid process altogether? There are no easy answers for what has become a challenging effort of late: finding interested and qualified suitors to host the Win
Penguins star Crosby skips practice with upper-body injury

Penguins star Crosby skips practice with upper-body injury

Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby has skipped practice while being evaluated Wednesday for an upper-body injury. Coach Mike Sullivan declined to get into specifics about Crosby's injury.
Penguins extend general manager Jim Rutherford's contract through 2021-22

Penguins extend general manager Jim Rutherford's contract through 2021-22

PITTSBURGH — The Pittsburgh Penguins have signed general manager Jim Rutherford to a three-year contract extension through the 2021-22 season.
Stampeders, Redblacks look to earn home playoff wins in CFL division finals

Stampeders, Redblacks look to earn home playoff wins in CFL division finals

Forgive the Winnipeg Blue Bombers if they'd rather forget about the last time they faced Bo Levi Mitchell at McMahon Stadium. On Aug. 25, Mitchell threw for 452 yards three touchdowns in a 39-26 home win.
Stampeders, Redblacks look to earn home playoff wins in CFL division finals

Stampeders, Redblacks look to earn home playoff wins in CFL division finals

Forgive the Winnipeg Blue Bombers if they'd rather forget about the last time they faced Bo Levi Mitchell at McMahon Stadium. On Aug. 25, Mitchell threw for 452 yards three touchdowns in a 39-26 home win.
Canadian Premier League buys Ontario's League 1, looks to develop talent there

Canadian Premier League buys Ontario's League 1, looks to develop talent there

TORONTO — The Canadian Premier League added depth and a place to percolate talent on Wednesday by purchasing Ontario's League 1.
Calgarians vote 'no' to bidding for 2026 Winter Games, in plebiscite

Calgarians vote 'no' to bidding for 2026 Winter Games, in plebiscite

CALGARY — A Calgary bid for the 2026 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games is destined to die after the majority of voters said 'no' to it.