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Canadiens beat Jets 5-3 in Game 1, Montreal forward Jake Evans taken off on stretcher

Canadiens beat Jets 5-3 in Game 1, Montreal forward Jake Evans taken off on stretcher

WINNIPEG — What should have been a Montreal celebration to cap a 5-3 playoff win over the Winnipeg Jets Wednesday ended with Canadiens forward Jake Evans being carried off the ice on a stretcher after a crushing hit by Mark Scheifele.
Bichette, Blue Jays rally for 3 in 9th to beat Marlins 6-5

Bichette, Blue Jays rally for 3 in 9th to beat Marlins 6-5

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Vladimir Guerrero Jr.

Last-place Sabres win draft lottery; Kraken get No. 2 pick

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — The Buffalo Sabres won the NHL draft lottery and the expansion Seattle Kraken jumped up the order to take the No. 2 pick Wednesday night. The Sabres have the No.

Canada loses 5-0 to Venezuela in Baseball Americas Olympic Qualifier

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — Carlos Perez and Juniel Querecuto hit home runs and Venezuela's pitchers combined on a one-hitter in a 5-0 win over Canada on Wednesday at the Baseball Americas Olympic Qualifier.
Maple Leafs left searching for answers after another opening-round playoff exit

Maple Leafs left searching for answers after another opening-round playoff exit

Maple Leafs president Brendan Shanahan sounded an optimistic tone about the team's future Wednesday as the players searched for answers after coming up painfully short in the playoffs despite a strong regular season.
LPGA Tour's CP Women's Open cancelled for second year in a row

LPGA Tour's CP Women's Open cancelled for second year in a row

VANCOUVER — The LPGA Tour's lone Canadian stop will not take place for the second year in a row because of border restrictions and logistical challenges during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Minnesota United loans Canadian defender Callum Montgomery to San Diego Loyal

Minnesota United loans Canadian defender Callum Montgomery to San Diego Loyal

GOLDEN VALLEY, Minn. — Minnesota United has sent Canadian defender Callum Montgomery on loan to San Diego Loyal SC of the USL Championship for the remainder of the 2021 season. The 24-year-old from Lantzville, B.C.
Long after CFL tenure, veteran football coach Adam Rita is still involved in the game

Long after CFL tenure, veteran football coach Adam Rita is still involved in the game

Adam Rita has no intention of slowing down any time soon. More than a decade after leaving the CFL, the amiable 73-year-old native of Kauai, Hawaii, is still in football.

Winnipeg Jets, Montreal Canadiens ready to begin North Division final

WINNIPEG — The Winnipeg Jets host the Montreal Canadiens in Game 1 of the NHL's North Division final tonight. Both teams recorded upsets in the first round of the playoffs.
David Wotherspoon, Nick Dasovic share ties with Canada and Scotland's St. Johnstone

David Wotherspoon, Nick Dasovic share ties with Canada and Scotland's St. Johnstone

Despite being born some 21 years and 7,000 kilometres apart, David Wotherspoon and Nick Dasovic share a special bond. Born in Perth, Scotland, Wotherspoon grew up supporting St. Johnstone, his local club.