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McDavid scores, Smith stops 29 pucks in Edmonton's 4-1 win over Calgary Flames

McDavid scores, Smith stops 29 pucks in Edmonton's 4-1 win over Calgary Flames

EDMONTON — It didn’t come as a surprise to Connor McDavid’s teammates that the Oilers captain had an offensive outburst, one game after being shut down by the opposition.
Canada's Einarson falls to Switzerland and Russia at women's curling worlds

Canada's Einarson falls to Switzerland and Russia at women's curling worlds

CALGARY — Late-game struggles proved costly for Canada's Kerri Einarson on Saturday at the LGT World Women's Curling Championship. Einarson started strong in both of her matchups but didn't finish the way she wanted.
Sabonis has triple-double by half; Pacers top Thunder 152-95

Sabonis has triple-double by half; Pacers top Thunder 152-95

OKLAHOMA CITY — Domantas Sabonis had a triple-double in the first half and the Indiana Pacers flirted with the most lopsided victory in NBA history before beating the Oklahoma City Thunder 152-95 on Saturday night.
Grichuk single in 10th, Springer 2 HRs as Jays beat Braves

Grichuk single in 10th, Springer 2 HRs as Jays beat Braves

DUNEDIN, Fla. — Randal Grichuk lined an RBI single in the 10th inning, George Springer hit his first two homers with the Blue Jays, and Toronto rallied to beat the Atlanta Braves 6-5 on Saturday night.

Wright, McTavish each score twice as Canada downs Belarus at U-18 championship

PLANO, Texas — Shane Wright and Mason McTavish scored two goals apiece as Canada capped a perfect preliminary round with a 5-2 win over Belarus at the world under-18 men's hockey championship on Saturday.
Cole Caufield scores OT winner, first career NHL goal in Montreal's 3-2 win over Sens

Cole Caufield scores OT winner, first career NHL goal in Montreal's 3-2 win over Sens

MONTREAL — Moments after scoring his first NHL goal —an overtime winner — Cole Caufield walked, bewildered, into a silent Montreal Canadiens' locker-room. "We were all waiting for him. And we gave him the silent treatment . . .
Matthews scores 37th and 38th goals of the season, Leafs down Canucks 5-1

Matthews scores 37th and 38th goals of the season, Leafs down Canucks 5-1

TORONTO — Auston Matthews and Mitch Marner have been close friends off the ice since arriving in the NHL. Their connection on it has reached new heights in 2021.
Carolina Panthers take Canadian RB Chuba Hubbard in fourth round of 2021 NFL draft

Carolina Panthers take Canadian RB Chuba Hubbard in fourth round of 2021 NFL draft

Chuba Hubbard made it a record-tying NFL draft for Canada on Saturday. The Oklahoma State running back from Sherwood Park, Alta., was taken by the Carolina Panthers in the fourth round, No. 126 overall, of the draft.
Medina Spirit gives Baffert record 7th Kentucky Derby win

Medina Spirit gives Baffert record 7th Kentucky Derby win

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — John Velazquez was in a familiar place, in the lead aboard Medina Spirit in the Kentucky Derby and holding off the stretch bid of three challengers. This time, Bob Baffert couldn't believe what he was seeing.
Busch uses 2nd chance to win Truck Series race at Kansas

Busch uses 2nd chance to win Truck Series race at Kansas

KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Kyle Busch blew a restart in overtime that should have cost him a race he'd dominated at Kansas Speedway. Given a second chance, Busch corrected his mistake and earned the 61st Truck Series win of his career.