Skip to content

National Sports

2010 leader John Furlong urges Vancouver to bid for 2030 Winter Games

2010 leader John Furlong urges Vancouver to bid for 2030 Winter Games

While Vancouver celebrates the 10th anniversary of the 2010 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games, the man who co-led the bid and headed the organizing committee wants the city to do it again in 2030.

Six Canadian hockey players up for 2020 Patty Kazmaier Memorial Award

COLORADO SPRING, Colo. — Six Canadians are among the 10 finalists for the 2020 Patty Kazmaier Memorial Award. The top player in NCAA Division I women's ice hockey will be announced March 21, as part of the NCAA Women's Frozen Four weekend in Boston.

Mixed results for Canada in playoff tune-ups at world junior curling playdowns

KRASNOYARSK, Russia — Mackenzie Zacharias of Altona, Man., split her games on the final day of round-robin play at the world junior curling championship while Winnipeg's Jacques Gauthier dropped a 6-5 decision to Scotland's James Craik.
Canadian Premier League announces 2020 home dates for eight-team circuit

Canadian Premier League announces 2020 home dates for eight-team circuit

TORONTO — Atletico Ottawa fans will have to wait until May 16 to see their new Canadian Premier League team in action at home. The CPL announced Thursday its second season will open April 11 and end Oct. 3.
Virus limits next Tokyo Olympic test event to Japanese-only

Virus limits next Tokyo Olympic test event to Japanese-only

TOKYO — A test event for the Tokyo Olympics scheduled for later this month that would have involved some non-Japanese athletes is being revamped because of fear of the spreading virus from China.
Hoarse Hearts; Canadian women's curling championship hard on skips' voices

Hoarse Hearts; Canadian women's curling championship hard on skips' voices

MOOSE JAW, Sask. — Kerri Einarson calls it her "winter voice." Midway through the Canadian women's curling championships, skips' voices are raspy. As the stakes rise, sweeping calls become more urgent.
University of Michigan investigates doctor sex abuse claims

University of Michigan investigates doctor sex abuse claims

ANN ARBOR, Mich. — Five former patients have alleged that a late University of Michigan physician sexually abused them during exams, with one accuser saying Dr. Robert E. Anderson's actions over several decades made him a “sexual predator.
Wild beat Canucks 4-3, Canucks tie for second place in Pacific Division

Wild beat Canucks 4-3, Canucks tie for second place in Pacific Division

VANCOUVER — Dean Evason's first win as an NHL head coach is one for the memory books. "It's amazing," Evason said after his Minnesota Wild beat the Vancouver Canucks 4-3 in a shootout on Wednesday night.

Wednesday's Games

Wednesday's Games NHL N.Y. Rangers 6, Chicago 3 Dallas 3, Arizona 2 Boston 2, Edmonton 1, OT Colorado 3, N.Y.
'It's unacceptable': Maple Leafs look in the mirror after ugly effort

'It's unacceptable': Maple Leafs look in the mirror after ugly effort

TORONTO — Mitch Marner can see something's been missing. The star winger and his talent-loaded Toronto Maple Leafs teammates possess the ability — speed, hands, vision — to take down any opponent in the NHL.