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Shiffrin is latest elite skier to test positive for COVID-19

Shiffrin is latest elite skier to test positive for COVID-19

Two-time Olympic champion Mikaela Shiffrin is the latest elite skier to test positive for COVID-19 with the Beijing Games less than six weeks away.
Americans, Canadians open world junior hockey championship with victories

Americans, Canadians open world junior hockey championship with victories

RED DEER, Alta. — The United States jumped to a three-goal lead and overcame a third-period comeback to defeat Slovakia 3-2 Sunday in the final game on the first day at the world junior hockey championship.

Scoreboard for Sunday, Dec. 26, 2021

Sunday's Games World Junior Hockey Championship At Edmonton Finland 3 Germany 1 Canada 6 Czech Republic 3 At Red Deer, Alta.
Power, Perfetti drive Canada to 6-3 win over Czechs in world junior hockey

Power, Perfetti drive Canada to 6-3 win over Czechs in world junior hockey

EDMONTON — Owen Power's hat trick helped Canada overcome a nervous start at the world men's under-20 hockey championship with a 6-3 doubling of the Czechs on Sunday.
NHL brings back taxi squads in effort to keep season going; 3 more games postponed

NHL brings back taxi squads in effort to keep season going; 3 more games postponed

The NHL is emerging from an extended holiday break with taxi squads and other roster revisions, a move made to guard against more disruptions to the season amid more players and coaches going into COVID-19 protocol Sunday.
Love, Garland score 22 as Cavs rout depleted Raptors 144-99

Love, Garland score 22 as Cavs rout depleted Raptors 144-99

CLEVELAND (AP) — Kevin Love and Darius Garland scored 22 points apiece, and the Cleveland Cavaliers tied their franchise record with 46 points in the third quarter of a 144-99 rout over the COVID-19 depleted Toronto Raptors on Sunday night.
NBA virus numbers still rising, expanded testing begins

NBA virus numbers still rising, expanded testing begins

The way Miami's Caleb Martin sees things, he's lucky. He just missed seven games while completing the NBA's health and safety protocols related to the coronavirus, the worst of his symptoms being a couple days of fatigue.

Canada's Olympic mixed doubles curling trials cancelled due to COVID-19

PORTAGE LA PRAIRIE, Man. — Canada's Olympic mixed doubles curling trials have been cancelled because of a rise in athletes testing positive for the COVID-19 virus.
Calgary Flames resume skating after extended COVID-19 pause

Calgary Flames resume skating after extended COVID-19 pause

CALGARY — The Calgary Flames returned to the ice Sunday for practice after an extended break because of COVID-19 protocols.
Glut of goals, postponements as Man City still controls EPL

Glut of goals, postponements as Man City still controls EPL

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Coronavirus postponements aside, 28 goals in the Premier League's six Boxing Day games provided a heavy dose of drama even without changing the complexion of the title race.