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Bills clinch playoff berth, eliminate Falcons with 29-15 win

Bills clinch playoff berth, eliminate Falcons with 29-15 win

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Buffalo clinched a playoff berth when Devin Singletary scored two touchdowns rushing in the second half to make up for Josh Allen’s sloppiness in a 29-15 victory over Atlanta that eliminated the Falcons from contention.
Chelsea-Liverpool draw thriller leaves Man City celebrating

Chelsea-Liverpool draw thriller leaves Man City celebrating

LONDON (AP) — The only winner Sunday was Manchester City. And Romelu Lukaku certainly lost out.
Young Canadian squad races to fifth in World Cup luge relay in Germany

Young Canadian squad races to fifth in World Cup luge relay in Germany

WINTERBERG, Germany — Canada's young luge team raced to fifth place in the relay at a World Cup on Sunday. Trinity Ellis, a 19-year-old from Pemberton, B.C., Reid Watts, a 23-year-old from Whistler, B.C.
Another World Cup bobsled medal for de Bruin, bronze with Bujnowski in the two-woman

Another World Cup bobsled medal for de Bruin, bronze with Bujnowski in the two-woman

SIGULDA, Latvia — Christine de Bruin and Kristen Bujnowski captured World Cup bronze in the two-woman bobsled on Sunday, and coming at the end of a very tough week for the Canadian team, were happy to have been able to race.
Matthews, Pacioretty and Demko earn NHL's Three Stars for December

Matthews, Pacioretty and Demko earn NHL's Three Stars for December

NEW YORK — Toronto Maple Leafs centre Auston Matthews, Vegas Golden Knights wing Max Pacioretty and Vancouver Canucks goalie Thatcher Demko have been named the NHL's "Three Stars" for December.
Blackhawks' Fleury out of protocol; Rangers' Panarin added

Blackhawks' Fleury out of protocol; Rangers' Panarin added

Chicago Blackhawks goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury was removed from the NHL's COVID-19 protocol on Sunday, and New York Rangers star forward Artemi Panarin was added to the list. Fleury, 37, was added to the list on Monday.
Maple Leafs trounce Senators 6-0 at fan-less Scotiabank Arena in return to action

Maple Leafs trounce Senators 6-0 at fan-less Scotiabank Arena in return to action

TORONTO — The Maple Leafs’ first game of 2022 looked like much of 2021. Toronto filled the net ­– and there weren’t any fans in the building to see it.
US over Canada easily, Russia beats France at ATP Cup

US over Canada easily, Russia beats France at ATP Cup

SYDNEY (AP) — The United States beat Canada and defending champion Russia defeated France at the ATP Cup on Sunday, with the the Americans taking a much easier route.
Messi among 4 PSG players who test positive for COVID-19

Messi among 4 PSG players who test positive for COVID-19

PARIS (AP) — Seven-time Ballon d'Or winner Lionel Messi is among four players in the Paris Saint-Germain squad to have tested positive for the coronavirus ahead of the team's French Cup game on Monday night.
The Quebec government wants to bring an NHL team to the capital, but fans skeptical

The Quebec government wants to bring an NHL team to the capital, but fans skeptical

MONTREAL — Quebec politicians are meeting with National Hockey League brass in January, but it's unclear what influence the government can have on the league or whether team owners have any interest in bringing the Nordiques back to the provincial ca