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Leafs goaltending takes a hit after McElhinney, Pickard claimed off waivers

Leafs goaltending takes a hit after McElhinney, Pickard claimed off waivers

TORONTO — The Toronto Maple Leafs' goaltending depth took a hit Tuesday after they lost Curtis McElhinney and Calvin Pickard to the waiver wire.
Montreal Canadiens winger Jacob de la Rose sidelined after 'cardiac episode'

Montreal Canadiens winger Jacob de la Rose sidelined after 'cardiac episode'

BROSSARD, Que. — Montreal Canadiens winger Jacob de la Rose has experienced a "cardiac episode" and will not be in the lineup for the season opener on Wednesday in Toronto against the Maple Leafs.
In The Rings: Case can be made Homan deserves a Team Canada spot at Scotties

In The Rings: Case can be made Homan deserves a Team Canada spot at Scotties

An exemption cleared the way for Jennifer Jones and her team to return to the Scotties Tournament of Hearts as Team Canada next year.
Quarterback Collaros, defensive backs Fogg and Unamba earn CFL honours

Quarterback Collaros, defensive backs Fogg and Unamba earn CFL honours

TORONTO — Saskatchewan quarterback Zach Collaros, Winnipeg defensive back Kevin Fogg and Hamilton defensive back Don Unamba are the CFL top performers for Week 16.
EA Sports NHL 19 predicts Maple Leafs will end Stanley Cup drought

EA Sports NHL 19 predicts Maple Leafs will end Stanley Cup drought

John Tavares and the Toronto Maple Leafs will be Stanley Cup champions, at least according a recent computer simulation.
Vancouver Canucks hope young stars can shine after retirement of Sedin twins

Vancouver Canucks hope young stars can shine after retirement of Sedin twins

With the retirement of Daniel and Henrik Sedin last spring, it is a new era for the Vancouver Canucks. And their youth movement is expected to come with some serious growing pains.
Roughriders control their own destiny in quest for home playoff contest

Roughriders control their own destiny in quest for home playoff contest

The Saskatchewan Roughriders haven't hosted a home playoff game since 2013, but they are firmly in control of changing that. The Riders earned a 34-29 win Sunday over the Montreal Alouettes.
Edmonton Oilers look to rebound after last season's setback

Edmonton Oilers look to rebound after last season's setback

EDMONTON — Put simply, the Edmonton Oilers begin the 2018-19 NHL season in a foul mood.

Man whose fraud bankrolled son's NASCAR career gets prison

HICKORY, N.C. — A North Carolina businessman who authorities say defrauded investors while bankrolling his son's NASCAR career has been sentenced to prison.
Rivalries, bad blood and milestones: 10 NHL games worth tuning into in 2018-19

Rivalries, bad blood and milestones: 10 NHL games worth tuning into in 2018-19

The Montreal Canadiens and Florida Panthers don't have the history to have a rivalry, and it's never been a matchup demanding much attention — even though they share a division.