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Celtics President Danny Ainge has mild heart attack

Celtics President Danny Ainge has mild heart attack

Boston Celtics President Danny Ainge had a mild heart attack and is expected to fully recover. The 60-year-old executive received immediate medical attention Tuesday night in Milwaukee, the team said in a statement Thursday.
From Parliament to Pyramid Power, 8-time Stanley Cup winner Red Kelly did it all

From Parliament to Pyramid Power, 8-time Stanley Cup winner Red Kelly did it all

Hockey Hall of Famer Red Kelly packed several careers into his lifetime — sometimes at the same time. But hockey was always at the heart of the things for the smooth-skating Kelly.
Canada's Kaetlyn Osmond announces retirement from competitive figure skating

Canada's Kaetlyn Osmond announces retirement from competitive figure skating

OTTAWA — Canada's Kaetlyn Osmond is going out on top. She announced her retirement from competitive figure skating on Thursday, ending a career capped with a remarkable season that included two Olympic medals and a world title.
Trump to present Medal of Freedom to Tiger Woods next week

Trump to present Medal of Freedom to Tiger Woods next week

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump will present the Presidential Medal of Freedom to Tiger Woods next week. White House press secretary Sarah Sanders says an awards ceremony will be held in the Rose Garden on Monday.
Leafs' star centre Auston Matthews has surgical hardware removed

Leafs' star centre Auston Matthews has surgical hardware removed

Toronto Maple Leafs says centre Auston Matthews underwent a procedure on Thursday to "remove surgical hardware from a 2014 surgery." The team said the procedure won't affect Matthews' off-season training.
'Anybody can win any game in this league': No easy wins as Whitecaps face Rapids

'Anybody can win any game in this league': No easy wins as Whitecaps face Rapids

VANCOUVER — The Vancouver Whitecaps may be facing the bottom team in the Major League Soccer standings this weekend, but they're not taking anything for granted.
Golden Knights promote McCrimmon to GM, retain McPhee

Golden Knights promote McCrimmon to GM, retain McPhee

LAS VEGAS — The Vegas Golden Knights have promoted Kelly McCrimmon to general manager and kept George McPhee as president of hockey operations.
Giants don't mind underdog status heading into WHL finals against Raiders

Giants don't mind underdog status heading into WHL finals against Raiders

VANCOUVER — The Vancouver Giants know they're likely not the favourites heading into the Western Hockey League finals on Friday.
UFC lightweight (Raging) Al Iaquinta has skills inside and outside the cage

UFC lightweight (Raging) Al Iaquinta has skills inside and outside the cage

(Raging) Al Iaquinta can knock you out or find you a new home. Ranked fourth among UFC lightweights, the 32-year-old from Wantagh, N.Y., works in real estate when not cage-fighting. "It's not taxing on my body.
Women's hockey stars announce boycott in demand for 1 league

Women's hockey stars announce boycott in demand for 1 league

Unhappy with the status quo, more than 200 of the world's top female hockey players declared Thursday they will not compete in North America next season in a dramatic attempt to establish a single, economically viable professional league.