News: Sports

USA Gymnastics doctor to stand trial on sex assault charges

Saturday  02:55,   24 june 2017
MSN

A judge on Friday ordered a longtime doctor at Michigan State University and USA Gymnastics to stand trial on charges of sexually assaulting six young gymnasts who said he molested them while they were seeking treatment for various[...]

Report: Maple Leafs “In Hard” on Travis Hamonic

Saturday  01:10,   24 june 2017
MSN

Who’s ready for an exciting day at the NHL draft? EVERYTHING IS HAPPENING. Darren Dreger of TSN tells us that Toronto is highly interested in Travis Hamonic: EVERYTHING IS[...]

Report: Blackhawks, Blue Jackets make trade involving Panarin, Saad

Saturday  00:55,   24 june 2017
theScore

The Chicago Blackhawks and Columbus Blue Jackets have agreed on a trade that would see Artemi Panarin dealt in exchange for Brandon Saad, according to Elliotte Friedman of Sportsnet. The Blackhawks will also receive goaltender Anton[...]

Righting Argonauts’ ship starts with on-field product: Cox

Saturday  00:00,   24 june 2017
Toronto Star

There’s the Argonauts as a competitive football operation.Then there’s the Argonauts and their “situation.” These two things are linked, certainly, but they’re also separate to some degree.This much is clear. If the Larry Tanenbaum/Bell-owned[...]

Blackhawks trade Hjalmarsson to Coyotes for Murphy, Dauphin

Friday  22:16,   23 june 2017
Sportsnet

Defenceman Niklas Hjalmarsson has been traded to the Arizona Coyotes from the Chicago Blackhawks for blueliner Connor Murphy and forward Laurent Dauphin. The 30-year-old Hjalmarsson had spent his entire 10-year career with Chicago, helping the[...]

Coyotes acquire Stepan, Raanta from Rangers for No. 7 pick, DeAngelo

Friday  22:16,   23 june 2017
Sportsnet

The Arizona Coyotes have acquired forward Derek Stepan and goaltender Antti Raanta from the New York Rangers in exchange for the seventh-overall pick in Friday night’s NHL draft and defenceman Anthony DeAngelo. That ARIZ 7th pick is going to NYR as[...]

Nevada offers scholarship to 9-year-old, trainer says

Friday  20:06,   23 june 2017
theScore

We've heard of Lane Kiffin offering scholarships to 7th-grade quarterbacks before, but that pales in comparison to what Nevada apparently did this week. According to Los Angeles-area trainer and former Louisville defensive back, Mike Evans, the [...]

Kings buy out contract of veteran defenseman Matt Greene

Friday  20:06,   23 june 2017
FOXSports

Greene won two Stanley Cups with Los Angeles.The Kings have moved on from Matt[...]

Panthers name Jack Capuano associate coach

Friday  19:55,   23 june 2017
theScore

The Florida Panthers have made an addition to head coach Bob Boughner's staff. Former New York Islanders bench boss Jack Capuano was named associate coach Friday. He's expected to focus on defense and the penalty kill, TSN's Darren[...]

12 big questions heading into NHL Draft: Trade rumours galore

Friday  19:55,   23 june 2017
Sportsnet

Are we just seeing the tip of the iceberg? As 31 general managers assemble in Chicago, the NHL braces for a blizzard of trades, rumours and intrigue.We’re hamstring-deep in the most intense NHL news storm of the year, and there is no “off” position[...]

Michigan sports doctor to stand trial on sex assault charges

Friday  19:37,   23 june 2017
Sportsnet

Judge Donald Allen Jr. must decide whether there’s enough evidence to send Nassar to trial. Judge Donald Allen Jr. made his decision in Mason, Michigan, after hearing testimony from the gymnasts over two days and watching a police interview of[...]

Canadian women move up in soccer rankings

Friday  19:36,   23 june 2017
MSN

TORONTO - Coach John Herdman is a step closer to his goal of taking the Canadian women's soccer team to the top. Canada has moved up one spot to No. 4 in the new FIFA women's world rankings, matching its all-time high first achieved last[...]

Report: Warriors sign undrafted Canadian forward Chris Boucher

Friday  19:36,   23 june 2017
Sportsnet

Undrafted Canadian forward Chris Boucher has signed a two-way deal with the Golden State Warriors, according to a report.Chris Boucher, a 24-year-old forward who played two years at Oregon, has signed a two-way deal with the Warriors, according to[...]

Blue Jays open weekend series in Kansas City as road favourites

Friday  19:36,   23 june 2017
Sportsnet

The Toronto Blue Jays will continue a seven-game road trip on Friday when they open a three-game set with the surging Kansas City Royals as -125 favourites on the MLB odds at sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark.com. Toronto wrapped up a four-game[...]

Pacers GM: Paul George informing us he's leaving 'was a total gut punch'

Friday  19:36,   23 june 2017
theScore

The 2017 NBA Draft has ended, and Paul George is still a member of the Indiana Pacers after reported talks with the Boston Celtics stalled. General manager Kevin Pritchard spoke out for the first time since the All-Star'sGeneral manager Kevin[...]