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Roenick suspended by NBC Sports for inappropriate comments

Roenick suspended by NBC Sports for inappropriate comments

Former NHL forward Jeremy Roenick was suspended indefinitely by NBC Sports on Monday for his inappropriate comments about coworkers.

Canada doubles up Finland in final world junior hockey tuneup

OSTRAVA, Czech Republic — Nolan Foote had two goals and an assist as Canada's junior men's hockey team beat Finland 4-2 in exhibition play on Monday.
Toronto Raptors star Kyle Lowry earns East player of the week nod

Toronto Raptors star Kyle Lowry earns East player of the week nod

Toronto Raptors point guard Kyle Lowry has been named the NBA's Eastern Conference player of the week. Lowry averaged 24.5 points, 10 assists, 6.5 rebounds and 39.6 minutes while helping the injury-riddled Raptors go 4-0 last week.
Plays of the year: 2019 had a flair for the dramatic

Plays of the year: 2019 had a flair for the dramatic

Thousands of pro games, hundreds of thousands of college games, millions of high school games and billions of youth-league, rec-league, bar-league and whatever other sort of league games you can think of were contested in 2019.
Jeff Mallett replaces John Furlong as Vancouver Whitecaps' executive chair

Jeff Mallett replaces John Furlong as Vancouver Whitecaps' executive chair

Vancouver Whitecaps executive chair John Furlong will retire from the club on Dec. 31.

Tiger-Cats give contract extensions to offensive, defensive co-ordinators

HAMILTON — The Hamilton Tiger-Cats are extending the contracts of offensive co-ordinator Tommy Condell and defensive co-ordinator/defensive backs coach Mark Washington.
A look at some of the players to watch at the world junior hockey championship

A look at some of the players to watch at the world junior hockey championship

The 2020 world junior hockey championship starts Thursday in Ostrava and Trinec, Czech Republic. The Canadian Press takes a look at some of the players to watch at this year's under-20 tournament.
2019 a year of women in hockey flexing collective muscle for a pro league

2019 a year of women in hockey flexing collective muscle for a pro league

The women's hockey landscape didn't just tilt in 2019. It was turned upside down and shaken like a Polaroid picture.
AP source: Ryu, Blue Jays agree to $80 million, 4-year deal

AP source: Ryu, Blue Jays agree to $80 million, 4-year deal

Hyun-Jin Ryu is headed north of the border to a Toronto Blue Jays team in dire need of starting pitching. One that was willing to pay for it, too.
Flames score 3 power-play goals, beat Stars 5-1

Flames score 3 power-play goals, beat Stars 5-1

DALLAS — The Calgary Flames overpowered the Dallas Stars. Matthew Tkachuk, Sean Monahan and Mikael Backlund scored power-play goals and Calgary beat the Stars 5-1. Elias Lindholm assisted on the Flames’ first three goals.