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Adam Levine relieved halftime show stress is behind Maroon 5

Adam Levine relieved halftime show stress is behind Maroon 5

MIAMI — A noticeably relaxed Adam Levine took the stage with Maroon 5 for a pre-Super Bowl event in Miami on Saturday, telling the crowd he was relieved the pressures of the halftime show were behind the band.
Canada's Kripps wins bobsled finale, Germany's Friedrich wins World Cup title

Canada's Kripps wins bobsled finale, Germany's Friedrich wins World Cup title

ST. MORITZ, Switzerland — Canada's Justin Kripps won the final four-man bobseld race of the season on Sunday while Germany's Francesco Friedrich took the overall World Cup four-man championship.

Toronto Wolfpack drop Super League debut 28-10 to Castleford Tigers

LEEDS, United Kingdom — The Toronto Wolfpack saw their 23-game win streak come to an end Sunday with a 28-10 loss to Castleford Tigers in their Betfred Super League debut.
Lady Gaga: 'I better hear no lip-syncing' at halftime show

Lady Gaga: 'I better hear no lip-syncing' at halftime show

MIAMI — Descending from the air, Lady Gaga kicked off a pre-Super Bowl concert by mimicking her entrance to her Super Bowl halftime performance three years ago, which earned her rave reviews.
Djokovic comes back for 8th Australian Open title, 17th Slam

Djokovic comes back for 8th Australian Open title, 17th Slam

MELBOURNE, Australia — Novak Djokovic was looking weary and worn down. He felt dizzy and trailed Dominic Thiem in the Australian Open final -- miscues mounting, deficit growing. Djokovic did what he does, though.

Canada's Desire Scott still relishes role as a midfielder destroyer

EDINBURGH, Texas — While Canada coach Kenneth Heiner-Moller has looked to build a team able to switch formations and roles, Desiree Scott's position remains largely unchanged.
New Zealand women continue rugby sevens mastery over Canada with Sydney win

New Zealand women continue rugby sevens mastery over Canada with Sydney win

SYDNEY, Australia — New Zealand continued its mastery over Canada on Sunday in the women's final of the HSBC Sydney Sevens, defeating the Canadians 33-7 for the 20th time in 21 career meetings.
Marner scores in OT, Hutchinson and Spezza star as Leafs beat Sens 2-1

Marner scores in OT, Hutchinson and Spezza star as Leafs beat Sens 2-1

TORONTO — Michael Hutchinson used to watch the Battle of Ontario as a fan of the Maple Leafs. Jason Spezza was in the middle of the action back then on the other side with the Ottawa Senators.

Canadian women top Australia 34-0 to advance to Cup final at Sydney Sevens

SYDNEY, Australia — Keyara Wardley of Vulcan, Alta., scored tries in the 10th and 12th minute as Canada advanced to the Cup final with a 34-0 victory over host Australia in the semifinals at the Sydney rugby sevens World Series stop on Sunday.
McDavid scores twice, Draisaitl has four assists as Oilers down Flames 8-3

McDavid scores twice, Draisaitl has four assists as Oilers down Flames 8-3

CALGARY — A good start and a strong finish propelled the Edmonton Oilers to an 8-3 win over the Calgary Flames on Saturday. The Oilers jumped out to an early 2-0 lead and extended it to three before the Flames rallied in the second period.