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Playoff hockey fever in Winnipeg bigger than glory days 40 years ago: alumni

Playoff hockey fever in Winnipeg bigger than glory days 40 years ago: alumni

Winnipeg was already in the grip of playoff fever. Now, with the National Hockey League Jets advancing to the Western Conference final — further than they have even been in the NHL — the frenzy has jumped another notch.
Shapovalov downs Edmund in three sets, advances to semis at Madrid Open

Shapovalov downs Edmund in three sets, advances to semis at Madrid Open

MADRID — Canadian teenager Denis Shapovalov is through to the semifinals of the Madrid Open after winning the latest round of his budding rivalry with Kyle Edmund.
Blue Jays pitcher Stroman placed on 10-day disabled list with shoulder fatigue

Blue Jays pitcher Stroman placed on 10-day disabled list with shoulder fatigue

TORONTO — Marcus Stroman is hoping that taking a step back will help him return to form.
Toronto Raptors fire head coach Dwane Casey after second-round playoff exit

Toronto Raptors fire head coach Dwane Casey after second-round playoff exit

TORONTO — Masai Ujiri called firing Dwane Casey the most difficult thing he's ever done. He compared the veteran coach to his own father.
A look at the Jets and Golden Knights ahead of the Western Conference final

A look at the Jets and Golden Knights ahead of the Western Conference final

A Western Conference final featuring the Winnipeg Jets and the expansion Vegas Golden Knights isn't quite what the experts predicted at the start of training camp, but both teams are full value for their incredible runs through the regular season and
The desert versus the Great White North: A look at Las Vegas and Winnipeg

The desert versus the Great White North: A look at Las Vegas and Winnipeg

WINNIPEG — The Winnipeg Jets are facing the Vegas Golden Knights in the National Hockey League's Western Conference final.
Cop who arrested Toronto van attack suspect receives gift from Reds star Votto

Cop who arrested Toronto van attack suspect receives gift from Reds star Votto

TORONTO — Count baseball superstar Joey Votto among those impressed by the bravery of Toronto police officer Ken Lam.
Humboldt Broncos to return to the ice for 2018-19 junior hockey season

Humboldt Broncos to return to the ice for 2018-19 junior hockey season

HUMBOLDT, Sask. — The Humboldt Broncos hockey club says a team will be ready to hit the ice in time for the 2018-19 Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League season.
Woeful Impact defence set to take on punchless Union attack

Woeful Impact defence set to take on punchless Union attack

MONTREAL — The Montreal Impact will put the worst defence in Major League Soccer against the Philadelphia Union's league-worst attack when the teams meet Saturday afternoon at Saputo Stadium.
As injuries mount at TFC, Canadian midfielder Chapman looks to make his mark

As injuries mount at TFC, Canadian midfielder Chapman looks to make his mark

TORONTO — As injuries mount for Toronto FC, Canadian midfielder Jay Chapman is getting the opportunity to make his mark.