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Winter Olympics forecast: Germany, Norway top medal table; Canada to win 31

Winter Olympics forecast: Germany, Norway top medal table; Canada to win 31

TORONTO — If the latest virtual Olympic medal table is to believed, Canada will finish third in the overall standings at the Winter Games with 31 medals — just five of them gold.
Reigning Olympic champ Kaillie Humphries headlines Canadian World Cup roster

Reigning Olympic champ Kaillie Humphries headlines Canadian World Cup roster

TORONTO — One of the more intriguing battles on the Canadian women's bobsled team revolves around who will serve as brakeman for reigning Olympic champion Kaillie Humphries. The Calgary driver will have either Melissa Lotholz of Barrhead, Alta.
Many playoff questions still exist heading into final week of CFL regular season

Many playoff questions still exist heading into final week of CFL regular season

There's no shortage of intrigue heading into the final week of the CFL regular season. Three of the four games are meaningful and will have a direct bearing on the final standings, home dates and matchups.
Stamkos, Kucherov and Schwartz named NHL's three stars for October

Stamkos, Kucherov and Schwartz named NHL's three stars for October

NEW YORK — Tampa Bay centre Steven Stamkos, Lightning winger Nikita Kucherov and St. Louis Blues left-wing Jaden Schwartz have been named the NHL's three stars for the month of October.
Police search for owner of Stanley Cup ring after car thefts in Nanaimo, B.C.

Police search for owner of Stanley Cup ring after car thefts in Nanaimo, B.C.

NANAIMO, B.C. — A valuable piece of sports memorabilia has been recovered by RCMP in Nanaimo, B.C., after a group of men accused of breaking into vehicles was arrested. Const.
Team Canada continues search for hockey talent ahead of February Olympics

Team Canada continues search for hockey talent ahead of February Olympics

TORONTO — Team Canada coach Willie Desjardins had hoped to go to the Karjala Cup next week with a more settled roster to be able to do some team-building. "But it just didn't happen.
Keeping it fun off the ice has Sarnia Sting rolling with 13 straight wins

Keeping it fun off the ice has Sarnia Sting rolling with 13 straight wins

Putting on equipment in the Sarnia Sting's locker-room can be a hazardous business. Any piece of padding could be booby trapped, ready to leave you soaked.
Hellebuyck, Jets continue roll with 2-1 win against Wild

Hellebuyck, Jets continue roll with 2-1 win against Wild

ST. PAUL, Minn. — Winnipeg Jets goaltender Connor Hellebuyck found a new trainer to work with in the off-season to continue his development.
Whitecaps, Sounders set for 2nd leg of MLS West semifinal after scoreless opener

Whitecaps, Sounders set for 2nd leg of MLS West semifinal after scoreless opener

Tim Parker remembers feeling pretty good after the Vancouver Whitecaps secured a scoreless road draw with the Portland Timbers in the first game of their Western Conference semifinal in 2015.
Russian gold medallist disqualified for Sochi Olympics doping

Russian gold medallist disqualified for Sochi Olympics doping

GENEVA — In a landmark verdict that indicates Russia conspired to run a doping program at the 2014 Sochi Olympics, a cross-country skier who won a gold medal was disqualified by the IOC on Wednesday.