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Kyle Okposo scores 2 in Sabres' 2-1 win over Winnipeg Jets

Kyle Okposo scores 2 in Sabres' 2-1 win over Winnipeg Jets

BUFFALO, N.Y. — Kyle Okposo hopes he and the Buffalo Sabres provided general manager Jason Botterill a reason to rethink his approach a day before the NHL's trade deadline.

Canadiens ship Ilya Kovalchuk to Capitals for third-round pick

MONTREAL — The Ilya Kovalchuk era in Montreal has come to an end. The Canadiens traded Kovalchuk to the Washington Capitals for a 2020 third-round pick on Sunday, ending the Russian winger's time in Montreal after 22 games.
Hurricanes to bring emergency backup goalie Ayres to Raleigh for game

Hurricanes to bring emergency backup goalie Ayres to Raleigh for game

TORONTO — The Carolina Hurricanes aren't done with David Ayres just yet. Ayres, a 42-year-old Zamboni driver, was forced to be Carolina's emergency goalie for its road game Saturday night against the Toronto Maple Leafs. Ayers, of Whitby, Ont.

Toronto Blue Jays erase 4-0 deficit, settle for tie against Minnesota Twins

FORT MYERS, Fla. — Toronto designated hitter Rowdy Tellez's two-run single keyed a three-run sixth inning as the Blue Jays rallied to tie the Minnesota Twins 5-5 in pre-season action Sunday. The teams agreed to end the game after nine innings.
Six-time Canadian curling champion Jennifer Jones denied a seventh

Six-time Canadian curling champion Jennifer Jones denied a seventh

MOOSE JAW, Sask. — Jennifer Jones will have to wait for another chance to win a record seventh Canadian women's curling championship. The decorated skip believes she has the team and the time to get that opportunity.
Edmonton Oilers star Connor McDavid set to return from injury vs Kings

Edmonton Oilers star Connor McDavid set to return from injury vs Kings

LOS ANGELES — Edmonton Oilers star Connor McDavid will return to the lineup Sunday night against the Los Angeles Kings. The Oilers captain has missed six games since suffering a quadriceps injury Feb. 8 against the Nashville Predators.

Toronto Arrows defeat Seattle 39-17 to remain unbeaten in Major League Rugby

TUKWILA, Wash. — Sam Malcolm's boot accounted for 24 points as the unbeaten Toronto Arrows defeated the defending champion Seattle Seawolves 39-17 in Major League Rugby play Saturday night.
Raptors Uprising GC offer second chance to gamer suspended for 2019 season

Raptors Uprising GC offer second chance to gamer suspended for 2019 season

TORONTO — Raptors Uprising GC, the gaming arm of the Raptors, has wanted Eric (Timelycook) Donald since the NBA 2K League started in 2018. It took two years and a season-long suspension, but the American is now part of the Canadian esports team.
Opelka claims semifinal win over Raonic at Delray Beach Open event

Opelka claims semifinal win over Raonic at Delray Beach Open event

DELRAY BEACH, Fla. — American Reilly Opelka defeated Canadian Milos Raonic on Sunday to advance to the final of the Delray Beach Open men's tennis tournament. The six-foot-11, 225-pound Opelka secured a 4-6, 7-6 (6), 6-3 semifinal win over Raonic.

Felix Auger-Aliassime loses to Stefanos Tsitsipas in Open 13 Provence final

MARSEILLE, France — Canada's Felix Auger-Aliassime has dropped an ATP Tour final for the second week in a row. The No. 7 seed from Montreal lost 6-3, 6-4 to No.