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May 22, 2018 3:35 AM Capitals blank Lightning to force Game 7

The Capitals outhit the Lightning 39-19 and outshot them 34-24, bruising and battering them all over the ice. Orpik separated Cedric Paquette from the puck twice on one shift, Ovechkin levelled rookie Yanni Gourde and Wilson was his usual self, dishing out a handful of crushing bodychecks. With a physical tone set, the Capitals kept testing Vasilevskiy 8

May 21, 2018 8:21 PM GoFundMe started for a LeBron James statue in Akron

A GoFundMe account has been established with a goal to raise $1 million (U.S.) to sculpt and erect a life-size statue of James in Akron, where he began his basketball career before becoming a superstar with the Cleveland Cavaliers. Aaron Carey, who like James played at Akron St. Vincent-St. Mary High School, began the campaign to raise money to honour 5

May 21, 2018 2:27 AM Defence optional in Titan’s Memorial Cup win over Pats

REGINA—Noah Dobson, Jeffrey Truchon-Viel and Ethan Crossman had two goals apiece and the Acadie-Bathurst Titan held off the host Regina Pats 8-6 on Sunday night to earn a berth in Friday’s semifinal at the Memorial Cup. Cameron Hebig had a pair of goals for the hosts, now 1-1. Jared Legein, Matt Bradley, Josh Mahura and Nick Henry rounded out the attack 6

May 20, 2018 3:10 AM Lightning one win away from eliminating Capitals

The Lightning, a pre-season favourite to play for the Cup if not win it, reached this point because they continued to play like the team that earned the top-seed in the Eastern Conference playoffs and won eight of the 10 games they played during the first two rounds. Goalie Andrei Vasilevskiy was back to his old, stone-wall-like self. The penalty kill stopped 7

May 20, 2018 12:27 AM Aaltonen sparks Marlies past Phantoms in AHL Eastern final opener

It’s safe to say that when centre Miro Aaltonen signed with the Maple Leafs, as a free agent from the KHL last summer, he expected to actually play for the Maple Leafs. “The first couple of months were hard, but I learned how to play here,” said Aaltonen. “Of course, my goal was to play in the NHL, but I didn’t make it this year. It’s fine. I’ve been playing 6

May 19, 2018 9:15 PM Canada loses 3-2 to Switzerland in World Hockey Championship semifinal

Horvat’s goal was almost a carbon copy, finishing off a nice passing sequence with linemates Jean-Gabriel Pageau and Pierre-Luc Dubois 9:40 into the second period, where Canada outshot the Swiss 18-11. After delivering a win in relief against Canada in preliminary-round play at the 2017 world championship in Paris, the 30-year-old Genoni, who plays with SC Bern of the Swiss 8

May 16, 2018 3:18 AM Tampa Bay Lightning strike back against Washington Capitals

WASHINGTON—Victor Hedman scored his first goal of the playoffs and added two assists, and Andrei Vasilevskiy made 36 saves to help the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Washington Capitals 4-2 in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference final Tuesday night and cut their series deficit to 2-1. Hedman had the primary assist on power-play goals by Steven Stamkos and Nikita 10

May 15, 2018 5:25 PM Canada finishes world hockey championship round robin with win over Germany

HERNING, DENMARK—Ryan Nugent-Hopkins had a goal and an assist as Canada finished off its round-robin schedule with a workmanlike 3-0 win over Germany on Tuesday at the world hockey championship. Less than 18 hours after Connor McDavid’s overtime winner against Latvia clinched a quarterfinal berth, Canada controlled Tuesday’s game from start to finish 6

May 13, 2018 2:59 AM TFC digs early hole in road loss to Revolution

New England scores twice in first seven minutes. Burke was sent off in the 58th minute, and Montreal’s Daniel Lovitz was ejected in the 67th. Philadelphia (2-5-2) lost its first four road games, being outscored 9-0. Crew 3, Fire 0: Gyasi Zardes scored twice to take the MLS scoring lead and Columbus beat Chicago. Zardes drew a penalty in the 27th minute 12

May 13, 2018 2:05 AM Cristian Penilla's brace extends TFC's New England problem

Cristian Penilla scored twice in the first seven minutes and the New England Revolution held off Toronto FC 3-2 on Saturday night. Sebastian Giovinco pulled defending MLS Cup champion Toronto within a goal on a penalty kick in the 89th minute. But before the following kick off, the Italian grabbed Wilfried Zahibo's face and was sent off for violent conduct 19