Canada & World

Kaetlyn Osmond, of Canada, skates her short program at the World figure skating championships in Helsinki, Finland, on Wednesday, March 29, 2017. (AP Photo/Ivan Sekretarev)

Canadian women in mix at world championship

HELSINKI — There were times over the past two seasons when Kaetlyn…

Kaetlyn Osmond, of Canada, skates her short program at the World figure skating championships in Helsinki, Finland, on Wednesday, March 29, 2017. (AP Photo/Ivan Sekretarev)
Red Wings’ run ends at 25 years with salary cap, injuries

Red Wings’ run ends at 25 years with salary cap, injuries

DETROIT (AP) — Ken Holland swiveled away from a visitor in his…

Red Wings’ run ends at 25 years with salary cap, injuries
Leafs’ rookies could shatter many more records

Leafs’ rookies could shatter many more records

TORONTO — Wendel Clark was just the latest player have his Maple…

Leafs’ rookies could shatter many more records
Alouettes acquire star lineman Olafioye

Alouettes acquire star lineman Olafioye

If the CFL didn’t have a salary cap, chances are Jovan Olafioye…

Alouettes acquire star lineman Olafioye
Venus Williams beats No. 1 Kerber in Miami Open quarters

Venus Williams beats No. 1 Kerber in Miami Open quarters

KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. — Venus Williams whacked a winner on her fifth…

Venus Williams beats No. 1 Kerber in Miami Open quarters
Williams’s three-pointer ends Raptors streak

Williams’s three-pointer ends Raptors streak

Hornets 110 Raptors 106 TORONTO — P.J. Tucker could barely be heard…

Williams’s three-pointer ends Raptors streak
Iginla leads Kings past his former team in Calgary

Iginla leads Kings past his former team in Calgary

CALGARY — Jarome Iginla scored his 100th career game-winning goal and added…

Iginla leads Kings past his former team in Calgary
Duke, who drove expansion of NCAA Tournament, dies at 88

Duke, who drove expansion of NCAA Tournament, dies at 88

PHOENIX — Wayne Duke, who was a driving force behind the expansion…

Duke, who drove expansion of NCAA Tournament, dies at 88
Minnesota Wild left wing Zach Parise (11) is looked at by a trainer after a high stick to the face by Washington Capitals right wing Tom Wilson (not pictured) during the first period of an NHL hockey game, Tuesday, March 28, 2017, in St. Paul, Minn. (AP Photo/Hannah Foslien)

Wild’s Parise could return next week after scary collision

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Wild forward Zach Parise will likely…

Minnesota Wild left wing Zach Parise (11) is looked at by a trainer after a high stick to the face by Washington Capitals right wing Tom Wilson (not pictured) during the first period of an NHL hockey game, Tuesday, March 28, 2017, in St. Paul, Minn. (AP Photo/Hannah Foslien)
Silver medalists Meagan Duhamel and Eric Radford of Canada perform in the Pairs Free Skating at the ISU Four Continents Figure Skating Championships in Gangneung, South Korea, this past February. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)

Duhamel, Radford struggle at worlds

HELSINKI — Canada’s Meagan Duhamel and Eric Radford came to Helsinki with…

Silver medalists Meagan Duhamel and Eric Radford of Canada perform in the Pairs Free Skating at the ISU Four Continents Figure Skating Championships in Gangneung, South Korea, this past February. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)

Radford battling injury on eve of worlds

Injury to right hip plagued him during practice

Stacey follows great-grandfather’s lead

King Clancy her great-grandfather

Maple Leafs skate past Panthers, 3-2

Maple Leafs skate past Panthers, 3-2

TORONTO — Panthers veteran Jussi Jokinen was part of a leadership group…

Maple Leafs skate past Panthers, 3-2
Patrik Laine scores in shootout, Jets rally to beat Devils

Patrik Laine scores in shootout, Jets rally to beat Devils

Jets 4 Devils 3 SO. NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Patrik Laine scored…

Patrik Laine scores in shootout, Jets rally to beat Devils

Weal leads Flyers past Senators 3-2 in shootout

PHILADELPHIA — Jordan Weal scored the only shootout goal after tying the…

FIFA bans Lionel Messi for 4 World Cup qualifying games

FIFA bans Lionel Messi for 4 World Cup qualifying games

GENEVA — Lionel Messi is banned from Argentina’s next four World Cup…

FIFA bans Lionel Messi for 4 World Cup qualifying games
Jon Rahm just getting started and already rolling

Jon Rahm just getting started and already rolling

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Jon Rahm can be an imposing figure without…

Jon Rahm just getting started and already rolling

USA Hockey, women’s players reach agreement to avoid boycott

USA Hockey and the women’s national team reached an agreement to end…

Gallagher puts Canadiens ahead in 4-1 win over Stars

Gallagher puts Canadiens ahead in 4-1 win over Stars

Canadiens 4 Stars 1 MONTREAL (AP) — Brendan Gallagher put Montreal ahead…

Gallagher puts Canadiens ahead in 4-1 win over Stars

Canada’s Homan wins gold at curling worlds

BEIJING — Canada’s Rachel Homan knew there would be pressure heading into…