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Canadian international Janine Beckie looks to add to silverware collection in 2019

TORONTO — Janine Beckie has already lifted one trophy this week. Plenty more await this year. On Wednesday the 24-year-old striker is set to celebrate her 50th cap as fifth-ranked Canada opens Algarve Cup play against No.
Terry Sawchuk film 'Goalie' traces triumphs and tragedy of hockey great

Terry Sawchuk film 'Goalie' traces triumphs and tragedy of hockey great

In tracing the triumphant but ultimately tragic life of goalie great Terry Sawchuk, screenwriter-director Adriana Maggs had plenty of clippings and statistics to help her depict his stellar on-ice record.
Canadian Ryan Hunter aiming to crack Kansas City Chiefs' roster in 2019

Canadian Ryan Hunter aiming to crack Kansas City Chiefs' roster in 2019

Ryan Hunter is thankful he's spending his off-season in Kansas City and not the upstart American Alliance of Football. The AAF began its inaugural season earlier this month, it rosters full of players looking to earn another NFL opportunity.
'I never gave up': Track cyclist Simmerling rebounds from horrific injury

'I never gave up': Track cyclist Simmerling rebounds from horrific injury

VANCOUVER — A year ago, Canada's first three-sport Olympian was broken. Georgia Simmerling had crashed during a ski cross competition weeks before the Pyeongchang Olympics where she was expected to be a medal contender.
Hamilton's Alena Sharp's new life balance paying dividends on the LPGA Tour

Hamilton's Alena Sharp's new life balance paying dividends on the LPGA Tour

Most golfers look for balance in their swing. Hamilton's Alena Sharp found it in her life and is now reaping the benefits on the LPGA Tour. Sharp was named Golf Canada's player of the week on Feb.
BMO Field has new grass but playing in February still a groundskeeping challenge

BMO Field has new grass but playing in February still a groundskeeping challenge

Toronto FC players and coaches like to have the grass field at BMO Field watered, so they can fizz the ball over a slick surface. Watering the field in February in Toronto presents a problem, however.
Markstrom posts first shutout of the season as Canucks blank Ducks 4-0

Markstrom posts first shutout of the season as Canucks blank Ducks 4-0

VANCOUVER — Bo Horvat's nerves were frayed in the final seconds of the Vancouver Canucks battle against the Anaheim Ducks on Monday. The Canucks (27-28-8) were up 4-0 with just over a minute to go when the centre was called for interference.

Scores and Schedule

Monday's Games NHL Toronto 5 Buffalo 3 New Jersey 2 Montreal 1 Tampa Bay 4 Los Angeles 3 (SO) Nashville 3 Edmonton 2 (SO) Florida 4 Colorado 3 (OT) Vancouver 4 Anaheim 0 --- AHL Bakersfield 3 Tucson 1 --- NBA Detroit 113 Indiana 109 Golden State 121

Monday's Games

Monday's Games NHL Toronto 5 Buffalo 3 New Jersey 2 Montreal 1 Tampa Bay 4 Los Angeles 3 (SO) Nashville 3 Edmonton 2 (SO) Florida 4 Colorado 3 (OT) Vancouver 4 Anaheim 0 --- AHL Bakersfield 3 Tucson 1 --- NBA Detroit 113 Indiana 109 Golden State 121

Boyle scores as Predators beat Oilers 3-2 in shootout

NASHVILLE — Playing hours after the NHL trade deadline isn't easy, and a pair of late deals left the Nashville Predators short a couple of forwards — forcing coach Peter Laviolette to use a defenceman on his fourth line.