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Schwartz scores late in third period, Blues top Jets in Game 5 for 3-2 lead

Schwartz scores late in third period, Blues top Jets in Game 5 for 3-2 lead

WINNIPEG — Jaden Schwartz called it a lucky goal, but it was a dagger to the Winnipeg Jets. The St. Louis forward scored with 15 seconds remaining in the third period, lifting the Blues to a 3-2 victory over Winnipeg on Thursday and handing St.
Teravainen, Hurricanes beat Capitals 2-1, even series

Teravainen, Hurricanes beat Capitals 2-1, even series

RALEIGH, N.C. — The Carolina Hurricanes lost another forward — and won another playoff game. "'Next guy up' has been the memo lately," rookie Warren Foegele said. Enough of them have stepped up to even their series with the Washington Capitals.
Yanks stop using Smith recording while investigating racism

Yanks stop using Smith recording while investigating racism

NEW YORK — The Yankees have suspended the use of Kate Smith's recording of "God Bless America" during the seventh-inning stretch while they investigate an allegation of racism against the singer.
Calgary Flames facing early playoff exit, trail Colorado Avalanche 3-1 in series

Calgary Flames facing early playoff exit, trail Colorado Avalanche 3-1 in series

CALGARY — The saying "when eating an elephant take one bite at a time" applies to the Calgary Flames.

CRTC orders Quebecor to maintain TVA Sports signal to Bell subscribers

OTTAWA — Canada's telecom regulator issued an order Thursday compelling Quebecor to maintain its TVA Sports signal to Bell TV subscribers and threatened to automatically suspend its licence should it fail to comply.
Grichuk, Smoak, Hernandez hit HRs, Blue Jays top Twins 7-4

Grichuk, Smoak, Hernandez hit HRs, Blue Jays top Twins 7-4

MINNEAPOLIS — Randal Grichuk, Justin Smoak and Teoscar Hernandez hit home runs and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Minnesota Twins 7-4 on Thursday. Eric Sogard added a three-run double for the Blue Jays, who took three of four at Target Field.
Attention to detail crucial for Maple Leafs after mistakes cost them Game 4

Attention to detail crucial for Maple Leafs after mistakes cost them Game 4

BOSTON — Mike Babcock's frustration didn't stem from the Boston Bruins scoring on the power play — it was how the sequence unfolded.

Montreal Canadiens sign defenceman Christian Folin to one-year deal

MONTREAL — The Montreal Canadiens have signed defenceman Christian Folin to a one-year, one-way contract worth US$800,000.

Canada posts come-from-behind win over Finland in U18 opener

UMEA, Sweden — Canada rallied from a 3-0 deficit to beat Finland 5-3 on Thursday in the opening for both teams at the world under-18 men's hockey championship. Brayden Tracey tied it at 3-3 in the third period and then added the winner.
Toronto FC looks for stronger showing on defence as Minnesota comes to visit

Toronto FC looks for stronger showing on defence as Minnesota comes to visit

Toronto FC coach Greg Vanney challenged his team after it suffered its first loss of the season, a 3-2 setback at Seattle last weekend.