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Boeser's three-point performance lifts Canucks to 5-1 win over Flames

Boeser's three-point performance lifts Canucks to 5-1 win over Flames

CALGARY — The Vancouver Canucks chased former goaltender Jacob Markstrom from the Calgary Flames net in a 5-1 win Wednesday. Brock Boeser had a goal and two assists for Vancouver (8-11-1), with Bo Horvat and J.
Leon Draisaitl scores twice as Edmonton Oilers edge Winnipeg Jets 3-2

Leon Draisaitl scores twice as Edmonton Oilers edge Winnipeg Jets 3-2

EDMONTON — It wasn't a smooth path to victory Wednesday night but the Edmonton Oilers still found a way to grind out a 3-2 decision over the Winnipeg Jets. “It was a choppy, mixed up game," said Oilers coach Dave Tippett.
Maple Leafs rebound after embarrassing collapse, grind out 2-1 victory over Senators

Maple Leafs rebound after embarrassing collapse, grind out 2-1 victory over Senators

TORONTO — Auston Matthews could sense his line was getting close. Joe Thornton had a goal waved off late in Wednesday's first period before another early in the second was also called back.

Canada beats U.S. Virgin Islands 95-93 in FIBA AmeriCup 2022 qualifying

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — Kyle Landry picked the right time to make an impact on the game. Aaron Best scored 28 points and Landry scored the winning basket — on his only shot of the game — at the buzzer as Canada beat the U.S.

AP source: Blue Jays' 1st 2 homestands in Dunedin, Florida

TORONTO — The Toronto Blue Jays will play their first two homestands of the regular season at their spring training facility in Dunedin, Florida, because of Canadian government restrictions during the coronavirus pandemic, a person familiar with the
New Toronto FC coach Chris Armas exudes enthusiasm after first training session

New Toronto FC coach Chris Armas exudes enthusiasm after first training session

TORONTO — Intensity and energy were the buzzwords Wednesday as the Chris Armas era kicked off at Toronto FC.
Canada and U.S. renew women's soccer rivalry at SheBelieves Cup in Orlando

Canada and U.S. renew women's soccer rivalry at SheBelieves Cup in Orlando

History and the world rankings are on his side when it comes to playing Canada. But U.S.
Canadian rookie Edwards shining in a bizarre UConn season unlike any other

Canadian rookie Edwards shining in a bizarre UConn season unlike any other

Aaliyah Edwards splits her days between the gym and her apartment. The 18-year-old Canadian is one of six freshmen on a No. 1-ranked University of Connecticut women's basketball team that's seen little else since gathering on the Storrs, Conn.
Toronto Argonauts sign Canadian linebackers Cameron Judge, Paul Kozachuk to contracts

Toronto Argonauts sign Canadian linebackers Cameron Judge, Paul Kozachuk to contracts

The Toronto Argonauts have signed Canadian linebackers Cameron Judge and Paul Kozachuk.
Injury-hit Norway take gold in world skiing team event

Injury-hit Norway take gold in world skiing team event

CORTINA D'AMPEZZO, Italy — Most talk about the Norwegian ski team at the world championships has been about its many injured stars. On Wednesday, Norway made the headlines for winning gold at the team event.