Marc-Andre Fleury, Vegas Golden Knights invite widow, sons of Humboldt Broncos coach to Game 3

Marc-Andre Fleury, Vegas Golden Knights invite widow, sons of Humboldt Broncos coach to Game 3

The Vegas Golden Knights invited the widow and two sons of Humboldt Broncos’ coach Darcy Haugan to Game 3 of the Western Conference final against the Winnipeg Jets in Las Vegas Wednesday night. The Golden Knights welcomed Christina, Carson and...
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Golden Knights grab lead in NHL Western Conference final with 4-2 win over Jets

Golden Knights grab lead in NHL Western Conference final with 4-2 win over Jets

James Neal’s goal and assist paced the Vegas Golden Knights to a 4-2 playoff win over the Winnipeg Jets on Wednesday. The expansion Golden Knights lead the best-of-seven NHL Western Conference final two games to one with Game 4 back...
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Russian cities accused of slaughtering stray dogs ahead of FIFA World Cup

Russian cities accused of slaughtering stray dogs ahead of FIFA World Cup

The Russian government has reportedly been pressuring FIFA World Cup host cities to rid their streets of stray dogs by any means necessary, prompting cities to poison the animals in the thousands ahead of next month’s tournament, according to media reports....
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Fatal rugby injuries are rare, expert says after P.E.I. high schooler’s death 

Fatal rugby injuries are rare, expert says after P.E.I. high schooler’s death 

Canadian rugby associations, and some of the sport’s most prominent players, are expressing condolences to the family of a P.E.I. high school athlete who died after what one expert says was a “rare” serious injury. Brodie McCarthy, 18, sustained a...
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Vegas Golden Knights stymie Winnipeg Jets in game 2 to even up series

Vegas Golden Knights stymie Winnipeg Jets in game 2 to even up series

WINNIPEG – The Vegas Golden Knights are back on equal footing with the Winnipeg Jets thanks to a victory in game two of the Western Conference Final. The Golden Knights bounced back from a game one defeat with a 3-1...
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Former CFL player disarms woman with gun amid Florida high school brawl

Former CFL player disarms woman with gun amid Florida high school brawl

A former CFL player turned Florida high school teacher is being recognized for disarming a woman with a gun during a fight inside a Florida high school, Lin-J Shell, 36, won the Grey Cup with the Calgary Stampeders in 2014, and...
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U.S. Supreme Court gives states go-ahead to allow sports betting

U.S. Supreme Court gives states go-ahead to allow sports betting

WASHINGTON – The Supreme Court on Monday struck down a federal law that bars gambling on football, basketball, baseball and other sports in most states, giving states the go-ahead to legalize betting on sports. The Supreme Court ruled 6-3 to...
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Canada missing lacrosse world championships closer to reality as replacement players stand by union

Canada missing lacrosse world championships closer to reality as replacement players stand by union

The Canadian lacrosse world continues to be embroiled in controversy as players chosen to replace the 34-man roster for the upcoming world championships in Israel are refusing to go amid an ongoing dispute between the players union and the Canadian...
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Toronto Raptors fire head coach Dwane Casey

Toronto Raptors fire head coach Dwane Casey

TORONTO – Dwane Casey has paid the price for the Toronto Raptors‘ shocking playoff exit. The most successful coach in Raptors history was fired today after Toronto was eliminated by the Cleveland Cavaliers for the third consecutive season in a...
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Putin scores 5 goals in exhibition hockey game with former NHLers

Putin scores 5 goals in exhibition hockey game with former NHLers

Russian President Vladimir Putin scored five goals in an exhibition hockey game with former NHL stars on Thursday. In what has become an annual tradition given ample airtime on state TV, Putin played on a “Legends of Hockey” team, alongside...
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