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Logan Couture critical of his Sharks following 5-3 loss to Maple Leafs

Logan Couture critical of his Sharks following 5-3 loss to Maple Leafs

TORONTO — Logan Couture doesn't like how his team has played on its current road trip. And he's tired of waiting for the Sharks to turn things around.
Mexico penalty crushes Canada hopes in semifinal of FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup

Mexico penalty crushes Canada hopes in semifinal of FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup

MONTEVIDEO, Uruguay — Canada will finish no higher than third at the FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup after losing 1-0 to Mexico in Wednesday's semifinal.
Canadian skier Marie-Michele Gagnon undaunted in downhill after crash

Canadian skier Marie-Michele Gagnon undaunted in downhill after crash

LAKE LOUISE, Alta. — Marie-Michele Gagnon's last attempt to race in Lake Louise, Alta., was calamitous, but the Canadian skier returns still determined to be a downhiller.
Ottawa Senators unhappy with city's mayor as arena dispute continues

Ottawa Senators unhappy with city's mayor as arena dispute continues

OTTAWA — The Ottawa Senators fired back at Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson after he told reporters on Wednesday the NHL team wanted the city to pay for an arena on a piece of land controlled by a Crown corporation.
More Sarnia Sting alum open up about alleged hazing in early 2000s

More Sarnia Sting alum open up about alleged hazing in early 2000s

As soon as Dave Pszenyczny started reading Dan Carcillo's tweets, he knew he had to speak with his dad and his wife.

Nurse gave Lowry green light on deep threes; instructed guard to work on range

TORONTO — Kyle Lowry drilled a deep three-pointer during the Toronto Raptors' second-half comeback on Tuesday, arching back and kicking up his heels as he launched it.
David Defiagbon, the last Canadian boxer to win an Olympic medal, dies at 48

David Defiagbon, the last Canadian boxer to win an Olympic medal, dies at 48

David Defiagbon, the last Canadian boxer to win an Olympic medal, has died at age 48. The Clark County Coroner Office in Las Vegas said Defiagbon died on Saturday. The cause of death was not yet known.
NHL Notebook: Red-hot Jeff Skinner enjoying life with surging Buffalo Sabres

NHL Notebook: Red-hot Jeff Skinner enjoying life with surging Buffalo Sabres

Jeff Skinner was answering questions after practice earlier this week when it was mentioned long-suffering Buffalo Sabres fans would probably like to see the pending unrestricted free agent stick around beyond this season. All he could do was smile.

Raptors coach Nurse managing expectations ahead of much-hyped Warriors visit

TORONTO — The league's hottest team versus the two-time reigning NBA champion.

Hockey may shift from 'midget' and other traditional names to age descriptors

Traditional youth hockey age group names — novice, peewee, atom, bantam and, most notably, midget — could soon be revised as at least one provincial hockey organization has kickstarted the process that could eventually create a countrywide adjustment