News: Sports

5 things we learned in the NHL: Hall continues historic run

Wednesday  17:06,   21 february 2018
Sportsnet

A heavy workload, an All-Star move and a couple of streaks. Here are five things we learned in the NHL on Tuesday night. Andersen at his best when he’s busy Toronto Maple Leafs goaltender Frederik Andersen may not be the best gamer on the[...]

Trading van Riemsdyk means Maple Leafs would lose scoring punch

Wednesday  16:20,   21 february 2018
Sportsnet

Even with all of the offensive talent in the Leafs lineup, James van Riemsdyk was the only player to break through during a tight 1-0 win over the Florida Panthers on Tuesday.TORONTO – It’s not a no-brainer. Mike Babcock made that[...]

Deslauriers a feel-good story in a disappointing season

Wednesday  15:07,   21 february 2018
MSN

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Five takeaways from Leafs’ win over Panthers

Wednesday  13:52,   21 february 2018
Toronto Star

Five takeaways from Leafs’ win over PanthersFREDDIE AT[...]

Carey Price once again has to be superhuman for Canadiens

Wednesday  13:51,   21 february 2018
Sportsnet

Costly mistakes by defencemen could have made the score worse. But once again Carey Price was superhuman as the Canadiens lost in overtime to the Flyers.PHILADELPHIA—A bobble from Jeff Petry sent Philadelphia’s two most dangerous players in on a[...]

Player grades: Edmonton Oilers turn usual script on its head, still find a way to lose

Wednesday  13:51,   21 february 2018
Edmonton Journal

Player grades: Edmonton Oilers turn usual script on its head, still find a way to loseFor a change the Edmonton Oilers didn’t give up an early goal. For a change, they managed to open the scoring. For a change, their penalty kill didn’t get[...]

Ageless workhorse Roberto Luongo continues to inspire

Wednesday  13:50,   21 february 2018
Sportsnet

Even at his advanced age, Roberto Luongo, the NHL’s oldest goalie, continues to put in a heavy workload, a source of inspiration to goaltenders across the league, including Toronto’s Frederik Andersen.TORONTO – It wasn’t all that long ago, Roberto[...]

Luck tells Colts fans he feels better, rules out more surgery

Wednesday  13:50,   21 february 2018
Sportsnet

Andrew Luck says he’s feeling better and has ruled out needing any additional surgery.INDIANAPOLIS — Andrew Luck delivered some good news to Indianapolis Colts fans on[...]

Duron Carter claims Manziel is 'scared' to play in CFL, vows to pick him off

Wednesday  13:50,   21 february 2018
theScore

Duron Carter claims Manziel is 'scared' to play in CFL, vows to pick him offCarter responded to one of Manziel's tweets Tuesday morning chirping the quarterback for being too "scared" to play in the[...]

Toronto FC overpower Rapids in Champions League opener

Wednesday  12:52,   21 february 2018
cbc.ca

Toronto FC overpower Rapids in Champions League opener Giovinco assisted on Canadian Jonathan Osorio's goal in the 55th minute. The 31-year-old Italian striker added an insurance goal in the[...]

Report: Mavs mishandled years of harassment complaints against ex-CEO

Wednesday  10:07,   21 february 2018
theScore

Report: Mavs mishandled years of harassment complaints against ex-CEOMultiple women said former Mavericks CEO Terdema Ussery sexually harassed them, from repeated propositions for sex to touching their calves and thighs during meetings, and the[...]

Maple Leafs’ Andersen makes 40 saves in shutout win over Panthers

Wednesday  08:05,   21 february 2018
Sportsnet

Frederik Andersen made 40 saves and James van Riemsdyk had the lone goal as the Toronto Maple Leafs shut out the Florida Panthers 1-0 on Tuesday. The shutout marked Andersen’s career-best fifth of the season. The 28-year-old has reached the 30-win[...]

Voracek's 2 late goals rally Flyers past Canadiens in OT

Wednesday  07:24,   21 february 2018
MSN

Voracek's 2 late goals rally Flyers past Canadiens in OTVoracek also had an assist and Nolan Patrick had the other goal for Philadelphia, which improved to 7-0-2 in its last nine games. The Flyers, third in the Metropolitan Division, pulled two[...]

Phaneuf scores 3rd goal in 4 games with Kings in win over Jets

Wednesday  06:50,   21 february 2018
Sportsnet

Phaneuf scores 3rd goal in 4 games with Kings in win over JetsWINNIPEG — Dion Phaneuf scored on the power play for his third goal in four games with Los Angeles, helping the Kings cap a seven-game road trip with a 4-3 victory over the Winnipeg Jets[...]

Serena Williams: ‘I Almost Died After Giving Birth’

Wednesday  05:21,   21 february 2018
Sports Illustrated

Serena Williams revealed Tuesday that the complications she endured after giving birth were more serious than she originally indicated.  “I almost died after giving birth to my daughter, Olympia,” Williams wrote in a piece for CNN highlighting[...]