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Strawweight Randa (Quiet Storm) Markos becomes third Canadian on UFC 260 card

Strawweight Randa (Quiet Storm) Markos becomes third Canadian on UFC 260 card

TORONTO — Veteran Canadian strawweight Randa (Quiet Storm) Markos will face Luana Pinheiro at UFC 260 on March 27. It will mark the 17th UFC fight for the 35-year-old from Windsor, Ont., who made her debut in the promotion in December 2014.
A capsule look at teams competing in the Canadian men's curling championship

A capsule look at teams competing in the Canadian men's curling championship

A capsule look at the 18 teams competing in the March 5-14 Canadian men's curling championship in Calgary (team members listed skip to lead along with home club location).
Defending champ Gushue headlines 18-team field as bubble play resumes with Brier

Defending champ Gushue headlines 18-team field as bubble play resumes with Brier

Brad Gushue won his first Canadian men's curling championship in a sold-out hometown venue that erupted in joy after his game-winning throw.
World Rugby unveils condensed 2021 sevens schedule with Vancouver a question-mark

World Rugby unveils condensed 2021 sevens schedule with Vancouver a question-mark

The HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series, grounded last year by the pandemic, will return in May with a pair of women's events. But the men won't see action on the circuit until September. And there is no Canadian stop, as yet.
Canada's Andrew Nembhard picks up conference sixth man of the year

Canada's Andrew Nembhard picks up conference sixth man of the year

Canadian guard Andrew Nembhard was named sixth man of the year by the West Coast Conference on Wednesday. The 21-year-old helped No. 1-ranked Gonzaga to an undefeated regular season, averaging 4.4 assists for fourth in the conference and 9.
Habs down Sens 3-1 to snap 5-game winless streak; Ducharme earns 1st NHL coaching win

Habs down Sens 3-1 to snap 5-game winless streak; Ducharme earns 1st NHL coaching win

MONTREAL — Dominique Ducharme didn't have time to reflect on his first home game in charge of the Montreal Canadiens as he drove to the Bell Centre on Tuesday afternoon.
Wheeler, Connor tally three-point nights, Jets down Canucks 5-2

Wheeler, Connor tally three-point nights, Jets down Canucks 5-2

WINNIPEG — The Winnipeg Jets were angry coming into Tuesday's game against the Vancouver Canucks, said winger Mathieu Perreault. The Canucks had blanked the Jets 4-0 the night before and Winnipeg was not about to repeat the result.
Montreal Canadiens appoint Sean Burke as director of goaltending

Montreal Canadiens appoint Sean Burke as director of goaltending

MONTREAL — The Montreal Canadiens have made another change to their coaching staff, appointing Sean Burke to take over as the director of goaltending.
After dodging COVID-19 for months, the Raptors are feeling full force of pandemic

After dodging COVID-19 for months, the Raptors are feeling full force of pandemic

The Toronto Raptors had largely dodged COVID-19 for the first half of an NBA season reeling from the global pandemic.

WHL's B.C. Division clubs cleared to play in Kamloops and Kelowna bubble environments

CALGARY — The Western Hockey League announced Tuesday that it has been granted approval by the B.C. Provincial Health Office to play in bubble environments in Kamloops and Kelowna this season. The league said in a release that the WHL's B.C.