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WHL roundup: Cougars pounce on Rockets 5-0, lead series 2-0

WHL roundup: Cougars pounce on Rockets 5-0, lead series 2-0

PRINCE GEORGE, B.C. — Riley Heidt had a goal and assist as the Prince George Cougars defeated the visiting Kelowna Rockets 5-0 in Western Hockey League playoff action on Saturday at the CN Centre.
'Lamborghini' Martinez leads CF Montreal to 2-1 win in long-awaited home opener

'Lamborghini' Martinez leads CF Montreal to 2-1 win in long-awaited home opener

MONTREAL — Laurent Courtois means it when he says having Josef Martinez on his bench is a luxury. “Josef, for me, is a Lamborghini,” the first-year CF Montreal head coach said.
Red Wings top Maple Leafs in OT; Auston Matthews scores 69th goal of the season

Red Wings top Maple Leafs in OT; Auston Matthews scores 69th goal of the season

TORONTO — Auston Matthews moved closer to a milestone that has gone untouched for more than 30 years. Dylan Larkin and his teammates are fine with that — they secured two priceless points in the Eastern Conference playoff race.
Senators outlast Canadiens 5-4 in shootout

Senators outlast Canadiens 5-4 in shootout

OTTAWA — After failing to meet expectations this season, the Ottawa Senators wanted to at least send fans home on a positive note. Thanks to Drake Batherson’s shootout winner on Saturday night they were able to do just that.
Toronto FC comeback falls short in Charlotte, Herdman laments sloppy goals conceded

Toronto FC comeback falls short in Charlotte, Herdman laments sloppy goals conceded

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Toronto FC showed resolve in coming back twice at Charlotte FC on Saturday. But once again it paid the price for what coach John Herdman called "self-destruct moments.
US and Canada win semifinals to set up 22nd gold-medal showdown at women's hockey championships

US and Canada win semifinals to set up 22nd gold-medal showdown at women's hockey championships

UTICA, N.Y. (AP) — Not knowing her next opponent yet, Taylor Heise took the diplomatic approach in saying she didn’t have a preference who the United States would face in the women’s world hockey championship gold-medal game.
Canada seeks to turn the tables on United States for women's world hockey gold

Canada seeks to turn the tables on United States for women's world hockey gold

UTICA, N.Y. — Canada lost the women's world hockey championship gold medal on home ice to the United States last year, so poetic justice will be on the minds of Canadian players Sunday in Utica, N.Y.
Gushue advances to Grand Slam final

Gushue advances to Grand Slam final

TORONTO — Brad Gushue has advanced to the championship final at the Grand Slam of Curling's season-ending Players' Championship. The St. John's, N.L.
OHL roundup: Knights rout Rangers 5-1, lead series 2-0

OHL roundup: Knights rout Rangers 5-1, lead series 2-0

LONDON, Ont. — Kasper Halttunen scored the game-winning goal and added two assists as the London Knights defeated the visiting Kitchener Rangers 5-1 in Ontario Hockey League playoff action on Saturday.
Coyotes sale to Utah Jazz owner expected next week, Arizona to get expansion team, AP source says

Coyotes sale to Utah Jazz owner expected next week, Arizona to get expansion team, AP source says

TEMPE. Ariz.