News: Sports

Canucks 1st-rounder Pettersson joins elite company during historic playoffs

Sunday  20:15,   22 april 2018
theScore

Canucks 1st-rounder Pettersson joins elite company during historic playoffsYup, you can pencil in Elias Pettersson's name in with some of Sweden's all-time[...]

Raptors’ Fred VanVleet doubtful for Game 4 vs. Wizards

Sunday  19:00,   22 april 2018
Sportsnet

Raptors’ Fred VanVleet doubtful for Game 4 vs. Wizards Toronto Raptors point guard Fred VanVleet is doubtful for Game 4 against the Washington Wizards on[...]

2018 NHL Playoffs Round 1- Game 6 Open Thread Apr 22/18

Sunday  19:00,   22 april 2018
MSN

2018 NHL Playoffs Round 1- Game 6 Open Thread Apr 22/18The two teams from last year’s final try and fight their way on to the next round today. At least today you can watch both games as Pitt/Phi play an early afternoon game for west coasters, while [...]

Nadal defeats Nishikori in Monte Carlo to win record 31st Masters title

Sunday  18:05,   22 april 2018
theScore

Nadal defeats Nishikori in Monte Carlo to win record 31st Masters titleNadal also became the first male tennis player in the Open era to win the same title 11 times - 13 years after his first title[...]

Eugenie Bouchard solid at Fed Cup, but injuries hamper Canadian team

Sunday  15:10,   22 april 2018
The Gazette

There’s a big question mark hanging over the health of the Canadian team heading into Sunday’s matches after injuries to Françoise Abanda and Bianca AndreescuThe opening day of the Fed Cup tie between Canada and Ukraine could have been billed as a[...]

Bruins' Rask: 'Probably could have stopped more pucks with my eyes closed'

Sunday  14:31,   22 april 2018
theScore

Tuukka Rask put on a performance Saturday that he'll want to forget. In Game 5 against the Toronto Maple Leafs, the Boston Bruins netminder allowed four goals on just 13 shots before getting the hook midway through the second period. The veteran [...]

Ron and Don: Jets’ Byfuglien ‘a force’ finally playing smart hockey

Sunday  14:31,   22 april 2018
Sportsnet

The Winnipeg Jets were like a hot knife through butter against the Minnesota Wild and Dustin Byfuglien was a major reason why.The Winnipeg Jets were like a hot knife through butter in the first round as they took out the Minnesota Wild in five[...]

Report: Ducks GM says Carlyle will be back next season

Sunday  14:30,   22 april 2018
theScore

Randy Carlyle's job is apparently safe for now. Anaheim Ducks general manager Bob Murray made it clear Saturday during his exit interview that his head coach will return next season, but said he's also looking to make changes to the[...]

Canadian women's rugby 7s fall in consolation semis

Sunday  13:50,   22 april 2018
cbc.ca

Kathy Baker scored a try in extra time as Ireland topped Canada 24-19 in a consolation Challenge Trophy semifinal Sunday at the women's HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series. Canada, which failed to advance to the Cup quarterfinals for the first time, [...]

Bruce Arthur: That frightening score, but Leafs are coming home

Sunday  08:55,   22 april 2018
Toronto Star

Bruce Arthur: That frightening score, but Leafs are coming homeOn Saturday night, facing the Boston Bruins in an elimination Game 5, the Toronto Maple Leafs were ready. They scored one, then another in the first period. When Boston cut the lead in[...]

Amir Khan drops Canada's Phil Lo Greco in 39 seconds in triumphant return

Sunday  07:32,   22 april 2018
cbc.ca

Amir Khan drops Canada's Phil Lo Greco in 39 seconds in triumphant return Fighting in a British home ring for the first time in five years, Khan sent Lo Greco to the canvas inside 30 seconds. Moments later, he pinned the Toronto native against[...]

Stroman: 'I'll kill myself before' giving up on fixing command

Sunday  07:31,   22 april 2018
theScore

No one is more disappointed in Marcus Stroman's performance to start the season than himself. The Toronto Blue Jays right-hander allowed eight runs (six earned) in 5 1/3 innings during a 9-1 loss to the New York Yankees on Saturday in the Bronx. [...]

Simon earns controversial TKO win over Dvalishvili with late choke

Sunday  06:55,   22 april 2018
theScore

Simon earns controversial TKO win over Dvalishvili with late chokeAfter appearing to lose the first two rounds to Merab Dvalishvili, the young bantamweight locked in a guillotine choke in the final minute of the third round. Dvalishvili appeared to[...]

Leafs down Bruins 4-3 to force Game 6

Sunday  06:31,   22 april 2018
MSN

Leafs down Bruins 4-3 to force Game 6Connor Brown and Andreas Johnsson also scored for the Leafs, who still trail the Bruins 3-2 in their Eastern Conference quarter-final going into Monday's Game 6 back in[...]

Backstrom scores in OT, Caps take 3-2 series lead on Jackets

Sunday  05:56,   22 april 2018
MSN

Backstrom scores in OT, Caps take 3-2 series lead on JacketsOutshot, outskated and outplayed by the Columbus Blue Jackets in a lopsided third period of Game 5, the Capitals went into their locker room at intermission Saturday with no choice but to[...]