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  • Maple Leafs call up Trevor Moore

    November 3, 2018 8:59 PM 11

    “He’s played real good down there. This gives us an opportunity to look at him and if we need him, we’ll use him.” Moore was called up as a result of Auston Matthews’ shoulder injury and William Nylander’s contract impasse. Moore had a strong training camp with the Leafs, rewarded by playing with John Tavares in an exhibition game. Moore has eight goals

  • Last-place Argos drop season finale to Redblacks

    November 3, 2018 3:12 AM 11

    Backup quarterback Dominique Davis threw for 220 yards and a touchdown as Ottawa downed the Toronto Argonauts 24-9 on Friday in the last regular-season game for both squads. Neither team had anything to play for in the standings. The Argonauts (4-14) will finish last in the East Division, one year after winning the Grey Cup, while the Redblacks (11-7) already

  • Roberto Luongo return helps Florida Panthers beat Jets in Helsinki

    November 2, 2018 11:18 PM 10

    “Our start wasn’t very good, actually it was pretty awful, our start,” Boughner said. “They tested him (Luongo) early and he was really good and I think that gave us time to get feet underneath of us and start rolling a little bit. That’s what good goalies do, they make the saves at the right time.” Coming off a hat trick Thursday night in Winnipeg’s

  • Blue Jays shuffle roster ahead of Rule 5 draft

    November 2, 2018 9:47 PM 11

    Toronto’s minor-league system includes a number of young prospects who will need to be protected from that draft, which will take place on Dec. 13. That list includes Toronto’s No. 11 prospect, righthander Hector Perez, its No. 27 prospect, righthander Jordan Romano, and catcher Max Pentecost, among others. It was Petricka who logged the most time on the mound

  • Pressure mounts on Tavares, Babcock and Dubas to produce with Leafs struggling

    November 2, 2018 7:52 PM 14

    He started with 10 points, including six goals, in his first five games. No chance he was going to keep up that blistering pace. In his last five games, he has one goal and two assists, and against the Stars he just missed on a couple of spectacular chances. We know he saw coming to Toronto as the chance of a lifetime. Well, now he’s up to his hips in all that being

  • Roger Federer reaches Paris Masters quarter-finals

    November 1, 2018 11:42 PM 14

    “He has a big serve and big game from back of the court. It’s just a very powerful style of tennis,” Djokovic said. “Tough to receive his missiles. You know, first serves are really, really fast, and he uses a lot of rotation and variation with his serve.” The fifth-seeded Cilic beat ninth-seeded Grigor Dimitrov 7-6 (5), 6-4, needing six set points to win the first

  • NHL plans regular season games in Prague, Stockholm, says Bettman

    November 1, 2018 10:11 PM 19

    HELSINKI—NHL commissioner Gary Bettman said that the NHL is planning to play a season-opening game in Prague and another two games in Stockholm next season. Bettman, speaking before the Florida Panthers and the Winnipeg Jets play for the first of their two regular-season games in Finland on Thursday, said the league is planning to keep a presence in Europe

  • Justin Holl gets the call for Leafs vs Stars

    November 1, 2018 3:39 PM 11

    Holl will be paired with Dermott, who missed three games, in part for a stomach ailment and in part because coach Mike Babcock didn’t want to play him. “He was sick, but he also needed to do some work. He’s done his work. He can move the puck. He can help us.” Babcock said the plan is to rest Ozhiganov from time to time while he adjusts to an 82-game

  • Bobby Orr would be ‘surprised’ if there isn’t another NHL lockout

    November 1, 2018 3:04 PM 12

    Notice from either side under that scenario has to come by next September, which would give the parties 12 months to hammer out a new deal before the old pact expires prior to the 2020-21 season. If the league and its players both decide to let the current CBA run its course, it would expire before the 2022-23 campaign. Issues include escrow payments

  • Virtanen leads Canucks with two goals in win over Blackhawks

    November 1, 2018 5:56 AM 13

    Virtanen followed with his second of the night just over 12 minutes into the second period. He scooped up a pass just inside the blue line and fired a quick shot past Crawford to tie the game once again. Gaunce notched the go-ahead goal halfway through the third period after he snatched up a Blackhawks’ pass. The goal was the sixth of the centre’s NHL career