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  • Canadian curling still rock solid despite Homan’s Olympic disaster

    February 21, 2018 4:24 PM 18

    Most of the top women's teams in Pyeongchang, including Great Britain, coached by Canadians. PYEONGCHANG, SOUTH KOREA—In making sense of the seismic national sporting catastrophe that was Rachel Homan’s historic early exit from the women’s Olympic curling tournament, you could have come up with any number of culprits. Why, exactly, will Homan go down as the first

  • Andersen helps Maple Leafs blank Panthers

    February 21, 2018 3:36 AM 17

    Frederik Andersen racks up career-high fifth shutout at Air Canada Centre. First, there was Aleksander Barkov on a point-blank chance in the first period. Then there was Colton Sceviour on a short-handed breakaway in the second period. Whenever the Florida Panthers had a golden chance Tuesday night, Leafs goalie Frederik Andersen had the answer. And once again

  • Jakub Voracek is overtime hero as Flyers edge Habs

    February 21, 2018 3:16 AM 15

    Philadelphia forward scores game-tying goal and OT winner Jakub Voracek scored the tying goal with 1:25 left in regulation and then got the game-winner 1:26 into overtime to lift the Philadelphia Flyers to a 3-2 victory over the Montreal Canadiens on Tuesday night. Voracek also had an assist and Nolan Patrick had the other goal for Philadelphia, which

  • Andersen's 40-save shutout leads Leafs past Panthers

    February 21, 2018 2:55 AM 16

    Toronto goalie records 5th shutout and 30th win of season Frederik Andersen made 40 saves and James van Riemsdyk had the lone goal as the Toronto Maple Leafs shut out the Florida Panthers 1-0 on Tuesday. The shutout marked Andersen's career-best fifth of the season. The 28-year-old has reached the 30-win mark for the third time in his career

  • Rebuilding Rangers deal Holden to Bruins

    February 21, 2018 2:17 AM 18

    Defenceman Nick Holden bound for Boston as Big Apple fire sale begins days before NHL trade deadline. The rebuilding Rangers traded defenceman Nick Holden to the Boston Bruins for defenceman Rob O’Gara and Boston’s third-round pick in the June draft, in the first of what should be at least a few deals general manager Jeff Gorton makes before Monday afternoon’s

  • Leafs send Eric Fehr to San Jose for seventh-rounder

    February 20, 2018 10:55 PM 20

    Move creates roster room ahead of Monday’s trade deadline. The Maple Leafs continued to get a head start on the NHL trade deadline, sending veteran centre Eric Fehr to San Jose on Tuesday for a seventh-round pick in the 2020 draft. The move was the second minor deal in a week for Leafs, who dealt Nikita Soshnikov, another spare forward, to St. Louis

  • Winnipeg Blue Bombers sign Americans Tevin Homer and Corey Washington

    February 20, 2018 9:26 PM 18

    Washington and Homer were previously picked up by the NFL’s Arizona and Washington teams, respectively, where they were both signed as undrafted free agents. WINNIPEG—The Winnipeg Blue Bombers signed defensive back Tevin Homer and receiver Corey Washington on Tuesday. The six-foot-two, 190 pound Homer played two seasons at Florida Atlantic where he appeared

  • Vancouver Canucks, defenceman Erik Gudbranson ink three-year contract extension

    February 20, 2018 7:10 PM 17

    The deal will carry an average annual value of $4 million U.S. Gudbranson, 26, has two goals and two assists in 41 games this season. VANCOUVER—The Vancouver Canucks signed defenceman Erik Gudbranson to a three-year contract extension Tuesday. The Canucks announced the deal will carry an average annual value of $4 million U.S. “Erik is an important part of our team and provides

  • U.S. skier Gus Kenworthy kissed his boyfriend at the Olympics and the internet cheered

    February 19, 2018 3:56 PM 16

    “My childhood self would never have dreamed of seeing a gay kiss on TV at the Olympics but for the first time ever a kid watching at home can,” Kenworthy later tweeted. American freestyle skier Gus Kenworthy kissed his boyfriend on camera Sunday and the moment has captured the internet’s heart. “Didn't realize this moment was being filmed yesterday but I'm so happy

  • Fergie’s rendition of U.S. anthem at NBA All-Star game confuses, amuses

    February 19, 2018 12:09 PM 15

    While Fergie was on pitch, her tempo, musical accompaniment and sexy delivery of the “Star-Spangled Banner” were not exactly typical for a sporting event or a patriotic song. LOS ANGELES—Fergie tried something different with her national anthem at the NBA All-Star Game, and not everybody was cheering. The Black Eyed Peas singer’s slow, bluesy rendition