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Golf Canada unveils 2022 championship schedule after two years of cancellations

OAKVILLE, Ont. — Golf Canada unveiled a full championship calendar for the first time in two years on Tuesday after the COVID-19 pandemic forced the cancellation of dozens of tournaments.
Calgary Flames shut down McDavid, Draisaitl in 3-1 win over Edmonton Oilers

Calgary Flames shut down McDavid, Draisaitl in 3-1 win over Edmonton Oilers

Calgary held the NHL's top producers off the scoresheet and Flames forward Tyler Toffoli scored twice in a 3-1 win over the visiting Edmonton Oilers on Monday.
Canada's Mark Arendz captures para biathlon gold

Canada's Mark Arendz captures para biathlon gold

BEIJING — Hartsville, P.E.I. native Mark Arendz won a gold medal in the men's middle distance standing para biathlon event at the 2022 Beijing Paralympics. Arendz finished the race with a final time of 31 minutes, 45 seconds and two tenths, 32.
Matthews scores 40th goal as Toronto beats Blue Jackets 5-4

Matthews scores 40th goal as Toronto beats Blue Jackets 5-4

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Auston Matthews became the first player to score 40 goals this season, Petr Mrazek made 31 saves and the Toronto Maple Leafs held off the Columbus Blue Jackets 5-4 on Monday night.
Young Newfoundland and Labrador team soaking up its first Brier experience

Young Newfoundland and Labrador team soaking up its first Brier experience

LETHBRIDGE, Alta. — It wasn't the bright lights or TV cameras that gave Newfoundland and Labrador's Nicholas Codner the realization he was actually a competitor at the national men's curling championship.
Zverev put on 1-year probation for outburst in Acapulco

Zverev put on 1-year probation for outburst in Acapulco

Tokyo Olympics gold medalist Alexander Zverev was put on probation for one year by the ATP on Monday for violently hitting the chair umpire’s stand repeatedly with his racket following a loss in doubles at the Mexico Open.
Alberta's NHL clubs supporting Ukraine with Capitals' Alex Ovechkin set to arrive

Alberta's NHL clubs supporting Ukraine with Capitals' Alex Ovechkin set to arrive

CALGARY — The Edmonton Oilers and Calgary Flames have demonstrated support for Ukraine and its struggle to repel Russia's invasion, but how far will Alberta's NHL clubs and their fans go when league star Alex Ovechkin is in their buildings? The Washi

Study: Smaller head impacts can accumulate over youth football season

A recent study of youth football players has confirmed that smaller blows to the head can accumulate over the course of a season to create cognitive impairment. Sanford Research in Sioux Falls, S.D.
Canadian bobsled, skeleton athletes calling for resignations amid toxic culture

Canadian bobsled, skeleton athletes calling for resignations amid toxic culture

CALGARY — Some of Canada's top bobsled and skeleton athletes say their success in the sport hasn't come because of their national governing body -- but in spite of it.
NFL cornerback Richard Sherman pleads guilty to 2 charges

NFL cornerback Richard Sherman pleads guilty to 2 charges

SEATTLE (AP) — Tampa Bay Buccaneers cornerback Richard Sherman pleaded guilty in Seattle on Monday to two misdemeanor charges stemming from a drunken driving and domestic disturbance last summer, as part of an agreement that spares him further jail t