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Chilean player accused of eye-gouging Canadian in Rugby World Cup qualifier

Chilean player accused of eye-gouging Canadian in Rugby World Cup qualifier

Canada's attempt to qualify for the 2023 Rugby World Cup is over, after a 54-46 aggregate loss to Chile victory in a two-legged qualifying series. But the search for justice off the field continues.
Joy, gloom as Newcastle opens Saudi era with loss to Spurs

Joy, gloom as Newcastle opens Saudi era with loss to Spurs

NEWCASTLE, England (AP) — Newcastle will have to get used to the taunts they faced from Tottenham fans. “No noise from the Saudi boys," they chanted at St. James' Park.
Edmonton Elks trade veteran quarterback Trevor Harris to Montreal Alouettes

Edmonton Elks trade veteran quarterback Trevor Harris to Montreal Alouettes

EDMONTON — Veteran quarterback Trevor Harris is heading back to the East Division. The Edmonton Elks traded Harris to the Montreal Alouettes on Sunday for defensive end Antonio Simmons. Both players are Americans.
Bayern sends message to rivals with 5-1 win at Leverkusen

Bayern sends message to rivals with 5-1 win at Leverkusen

LEVERKUSEN, Germany (AP) — Bayern Munich wanted to send a message to fellow title contenders like Bayer Leverkusen. Message sent.

Calgary defenceman Rasmus Andersson fined $5,000 for roughing Edmonton's Yamamoto

Calgary Flames defenseman Rasmus Andersson has been fined $5,000 for roughing Edmonton Oilers forward Kailer Yamamoto. Andersson was fined the maximum allowable under the collective bargaining agreement between the NHL and the Players' Association.

Toronto Raptors waive forward Ishmail Wainright

TORONTO — The Toronto Raptors have waived forward Ishmail Wainright to get the NBA's maximum roster size of 15 players. Wainright signed with the Raptors as a free agent in the summer after three seasons in Europe.

Scoreboard for Saturday, Oct. 16, 2021

Saturday's Games (All Times Eastern) MLB post-season American League Championship Series Boston 9 Houston 5 (Best-of-seven series tied 1-1) National League Championship Series Atlanta 3 Los Angeles 2 (Game 1 of best-of-seven series) --- CFL Montreal

Peters posts shutout for Calgary Hitmen in 2-0 win over Red Deer Rebels

Brayden Peters posted a 25-save shutout for the Calgary Hitmen in a 2-0 win Saturday over the host Red Deer Rebels. Zac Funk and defenceman Keagan Slaney were Calgary's goalscorers. Red Deer goalie Chase Coward stopped 31 shots in a losing cause.

Malboeuf stops 27 shots, Hamilton Bulldogs earn another 4-0 win over Niagara Ice Dogs

Different goaltender, same result for the Hamilton Bulldogs. Tristan Malboeuf stopped 27 shots in his Ontario Hockey League debut Saturday night, leading Hamilton to a 4-0 victory over the Niagara Ice Dogs.
McDavid score three goals as Oilers defeat Flames 5-2 for their second straight win

McDavid score three goals as Oilers defeat Flames 5-2 for their second straight win

EDMONTON — Once again, Connor McDavid proved to be a problem for the Calgary Flames. McDavid scored three goals to lead the Edmonton Oilers past Calgary 5-2 on Saturday night for their second straight win to start the season.