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Leafs down Sharks as Marner ties franchise record with 18-game point streak

Leafs down Sharks as Marner ties franchise record with 18-game point streak

TORONTO — Pierre Engvall scored with 2:27 left in regulation as the Toronto Maple Leafs defeated the San Jose Sharks 3-1 on Wednesday. Auston Matthews also scored for Toronto (15-5-5), which got 23 saves from Ilya Samsonov.
Davies, Zadorsky named Canada Soccer's players of the month for November

Davies, Zadorsky named Canada Soccer's players of the month for November

Alphonso Davies and Shelina Zadorsky have been named Canada Soccer’s players of the month for November. Davies scored Canada's first-ever goal in men's World Cup competition last Sunday in a group stage match against Croatia.
Amazon CEO says company won't take down antisemitic film

Amazon CEO says company won't take down antisemitic film

NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon CEO Andy Jassy said Wednesday the company does not have plans to stop selling the antisemitic film that gained notoriety recently after Brooklyn Nets guard Kyrie Irving tweeted out an Amazon link to it.
'A different time:' Stoumbos remembers Canada's first-ever World Cup goal

'A different time:' Stoumbos remembers Canada's first-ever World Cup goal

Helen Stoumbos lined up for what would be a historic Canadian corner kick, all but swallowed up by a jersey that looked more like a red and white parachute. "We got hand-me-downs, our uniforms were all extra extra large.
Former Canucks goaltender Roberto Luongo to be inducted into team's Ring of Honour

Former Canucks goaltender Roberto Luongo to be inducted into team's Ring of Honour

VANCOUVER — Former Vancouver Canucks goaltender Roberto Luongo will be inducted into the team's Ring of Honour next season, the club announced Wednesday.
Austrian skier Mirjam Puchner fastest in Lake Louise downhill training run

Austrian skier Mirjam Puchner fastest in Lake Louise downhill training run

LAKE LOUISE, Alta. — Austria's Mirjam Puchner posted the fastest time Wednesday in the second downhill training run ahead of a women's World Cup alpine skiing stop this week at Lake Louise, Alta. Puchner finished in one minute 31.84 seconds.
COVID vaccine policy for Arctic Winter Games not due to Alberta influence: official

COVID vaccine policy for Arctic Winter Games not due to Alberta influence: official

YELLOWKNIFE — An official with the Arctic Winter Games says its decision to revoke a mandatory COVID-19 vaccine policy for the upcoming event had nothing to do with pressure from the Alberta government, despite claims by the premier.
Sports on TV joins turkey, parade as holiday traditions

Sports on TV joins turkey, parade as holiday traditions

NEW YORK (AP) — Besides eating turkey and visiting with family, sports on television occupied the time of many Americans over the Thanksgiving weekend.
Poulin, Nurse return as Canada looks to get back into Rivalry Series with U.S.

Poulin, Nurse return as Canada looks to get back into Rivalry Series with U.S.

CALGARY — Team captain Marie-Philip Poulin and 2022 Olympic leading scorer Sarah Nurse will help lead Canada's women's hockey team when it continues its Rivalry Series with the United States next month.
Vasek Pospisil: Canada's Davis Cup victory a career highlight

Vasek Pospisil: Canada's Davis Cup victory a career highlight

TORONTO — Canada's Davis Cup team developed a foolproof ritual before each of its matches along the way to the country's first-ever championship.
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