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WHL roundup: Stankoven's game winner powers Blazers to 4-3 OT win over Royals

KELOWNA, B.C. — It was close but the Kamloops Blazers kept their perfect record in tact with a 4-3 overtime win against the Victoria Royals in Western Hockey League play on Saturday.
Canada's Bottcher defeats Denmark's Noergaard 7-5 at world men's curling championship

Canada's Bottcher defeats Denmark's Noergaard 7-5 at world men's curling championship

CALGARY — Canada's Brendan Bottcher has been challenged in a variety of ways over his first three games at the BKT Tires & OK Tire World Men's Curling Championship.
Ottawa Senators snap Montreal's three-game win streak, defeating the Canadiens 6-3

Ottawa Senators snap Montreal's three-game win streak, defeating the Canadiens 6-3

MONTREAL — For Ottawa coach D.J. Smith, the growth of his young team was illustrated late in the second period Saturday when Josh Anderson scored to bring the Montreal Canadiens to within one at 4-3.

QMJHL roundup: Cole Huckins scores twice as Titan down Wildcats 4-1

MONCTON, N.B. — The Moncton Wildcats scored first but couldn't hang on to the lead, surrendering four-straight goals to the Acadie-Bathurst Titan en route to a 4-1 loss in Quebec Major Junior Hockey League action Saturday.

Egor Sokolov nets hat trick as Belleville Senators trounce Toronto Marlies 7-2

TORONTO — Egor Sokolov scored a hat trick and the Bellville Senators routed the Toronto Marlies 7-2 in American Hockey League play Saturday.

Toronto Arrows record first win of the MLR season, downing Old Glory DC 40-19

LEESBURG, Va. — The Toronto Arrows, rebounding from two early losses, defeated Old Glory DC 40-19 Saturday for their first win of the Major League Rugby season. It was the Arrows' first victory since March 1, 2020, when they beat Rugby ATL 28-18.
Sánchez homers again, Kluber debuts, Yanks beat Jays 5-3

Sánchez homers again, Kluber debuts, Yanks beat Jays 5-3

NEW YORK — Cory Kluber kept hitters mostly to humdrum contact off the bat — fitting for the monotone man they call Klubot.
Canada's Bianca Andreescu injured in loss to Ash Barty in Miami Open final

Canada's Bianca Andreescu injured in loss to Ash Barty in Miami Open final

MIAMI — Bianca Andreescu says she's pushed herself through injury before to the point of making things worse. So as tough as the decision to retire in the final of the Miami Open was for Andreescu, she says it was the right choice.
Canadian striker Jonathan David scores in Lille win over Paris Saint-Germain

Canadian striker Jonathan David scores in Lille win over Paris Saint-Germain

PARIS — Canadian striker Jonathan David scored as Lille defeated defending champion Paris Saint-Germain 1-0 Saturday to took over sole posession of first place in France's Ligue 1.

QMJHL postpones start of playoffs as five teams pause for COVID investigation

MONTREAL — The Quebec Major Junior Hockey League says the beginning of the President's Cup playoffs has been postponed until further notice after two teams announced positive COVID-19 tests.