Lori Ewing

Miami Heat forward Chris Bosh lets out a yell after slamming home a dunk on Toronto Raptors Leandro Barbosa

Bosh bites back

Chris Bosh threw down a fierce one-handed dunk during the second quarter Wednesday, hollering as he glared up into the crowd.

Miami Heat forward Chris Bosh lets out a yell after slamming home a dunk on Toronto Raptors Leandro Barbosa
NBA commissioner David Stern

Raptors pick Bosh’s replacement

At first glance, it might look like the Toronto Raptors swapped one six-foot-10 left-handed rebounding specialist for another.

NBA commissioner David Stern
Canada’s Joannie Rochette fights back tears as she salutes the crowd following her short program Tuesday. She sits in third place.

Rochette skating with a broken heart

For 40 minutes at least, Joannie Rochette found solace in the soft crunch of her leather boots and the crackle of the ice breaking beneath her blades.

Canada’s Joannie Rochette fights back tears as she salutes the crowd following her short program Tuesday. She sits in third place.
Team Alberta reacts after defeating Ontario to win gold in men’s volleyball to close out the Canada Games in Charlottetown on Saturday.

Golden finish for Alberta

Athletes rode on shoulders, hoisted huge banners and tossed fistfuls of pins up into the crowd as Canada’s largest multi-sport event came to a close in the country’s smallest province Saturday.

Team Alberta reacts after defeating Ontario to win gold in men’s volleyball to close out the Canada Games in Charlottetown on Saturday.
Canada’s Joannie Rochette skated to a silver medal at the World Figure Skating Championships on Saturday in Los Angeles.

Silver for Rochette

Elizabeth Manley leaned over a barrier in the bowels of the Staples Center, gathering up Joannie Rochette in a long embrace.

Canada’s Joannie Rochette skated to a silver medal at the World Figure Skating Championships on Saturday in Los Angeles.
Canada’s Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir skated to a bronze medal at the World Figure Skating Championships in Los Angeles on Friday

Virtue, Moir win bronze

Canadian ice dancing duo Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir capped a trying season with a bronze medal Friday at the world figure skating championships.

Canada’s Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir skated to a bronze medal at the World Figure Skating Championships in Los Angeles on Friday
Canada’s Patrick Chan landed eight triple jumps en route to landing a silver medal at the ISU World Figure Skating championships on Thursday.

Chan wins silver medal

Canada’s Patrick Chan won the silver medal in men’s singles competition Thursday at the world figure skating championships.

Canada’s Patrick Chan landed eight triple jumps en route to landing a silver medal at the ISU World Figure Skating championships on Thursday.
Canada’s Patrick Chan was a controversial third after the short program at the Figure Skating World Championships on Wednesday.

Chan third after short

A chorus of boos erupted from the pro-Canadian crowd at the Staples Center when Patrick Chan’s score was announced. Chan simply raised his shoulders in a puzzled shrug, and gave a half-hearted smile.

Canada’s Patrick Chan was a controversial third after the short program at the Figure Skating World Championships on Wednesday.