Thursday, March 21, 2019

New events for the 2018 Olympics

The Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 will feature four new events: big air snowboard, mixed doubles curling, mass start speed skating and...

Canada unveils 23-woman Olympic hockey roster

Twenty-three Canadian hockey women, including 2014 Olympic hero Marie-Philip Poulin, will be tasked with the challenge of trying to win a fifth...

Jozy Altidore leads TFC to 1st win of season

Jozy Altidore took it upon himself to end Toronto FC's scoring drought, and finally earn a win. Altidore scored twice as Toronto earned its first...

Jets’ Sami Niku unflappable in face of pressure in NHL debut

First NHL game. First shot. First goal. Winnipeg Jets defenceman Sami Niku's National Hockey League debut was one for the ages, even more so considering it happened...

Brace yourselves: The Toronto Wolfpack are finally back

The Toronto Wolfpack are finally coming home — sort of. After months of playing in the U.K., plus a trip to the south of France for...

Glimmer of hope on Raptors’ injury front with Powell’s expected return

The Toronto Raptors' injury troubles show no signs of letting up. All-star point guard Kyle Lowry and big man Serge Ibaka won't play Wednesday night...

John Tavares notches 300th career goal in Leafs’ win over Devils

John Tavares scored twice and hit the 300-goal mark for his career in leading the Toronto Maple Leafs to a 4-2 victory over the New Jersey...

Javy Baez pops 2 homers, Cubs avoid Dodgers NLCS sweep

Javier Baez snapped an 0-for-20 skid with two home runs, Wade Davis hung on for a six-out save and the Chicago Cubs avoided a...

Habs’ on-ice woes translating into empty seats and cheaper tickets

As large blocks of seats at the Bell Centre appear to sit empty and resellers offer tickets at less than face value,...

Climate change impacts Winter Olympic preparation

Global warming is forcing athletes to hunt farther from home for wintry conditions, particularly in an Olympic year, and the search for...