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Koskinen solid as Oilers top Blue Jackets; Edmonton moves into tie atop Pacific

Koskinen solid as Oilers top Blue Jackets; Edmonton moves into tie atop Pacific

EDMONTON — Credit Mikko Koskinen with stealing a win for the Edmonton Oilers on Saturday.
Panthers snap 8-game home skid with 4-1 win over Canadiens

Panthers snap 8-game home skid with 4-1 win over Canadiens

SUNRISE, Fla. — Backup goalie Chris Driedger stopped 33 shots, Mike Hoffman had a goal and an assist, and the Florida Panthers broke their eight-game home losing streak Saturday with a 4-1 win over the Montreal Canadiens.
Dalhousie to take on top-ranked Carleton in U Sports men's basketball final

Dalhousie to take on top-ranked Carleton in U Sports men's basketball final

OTTAWA — Dalhousie Tigers head coach Rick Plato is excited his team gets to play for its first national title on Sunday, but in order to win it'll have to top one of the most storied teams in U Sports history.
Nigerian rookie Achara's late goal lifts Toronto FC past New York City FC

Nigerian rookie Achara's late goal lifts Toronto FC past New York City FC

TORONTO — Nigerian rookie Ifunanyachi Achara had a dream MLS debut Saturday, scoring the late winner to give Toronto FC a 1-0 victory over Eastern Conference rival New York City FC.
Tierney's OT goal lifts Senators over Sharks 2-1

Tierney's OT goal lifts Senators over Sharks 2-1

SAN JOSE, Calif. — Chris Tierney scored 35 seconds into overtime against his former team after missing an earlier chance on a penalty shot, and the Ottawa Senators earned their fourth win in five games by beating the San Jose Sharks 2-1 on Saturday.
Bottcher beats Dunstone in 1-2 Page playoff at Brier; Gushue advances too

Bottcher beats Dunstone in 1-2 Page playoff at Brier; Gushue advances too

KINGSTON, Ont. — Team Alberta is forcing teams to be aggressive at the Tim Hortons Brier with its remarkably steady play and consistent shotmaking.

Canadian women settle for 0-0 draw with Dutch despite being up a player

CALAIS, France — Despite playing with a numerical advantage for most of the second half, Canada had to settle for a 0-0 draw with the Netherlands on Saturday at the Tournoi de France.
Canada downs Wales to stay unheated on Day 1 of HSBC Rugby Sevens

Canada downs Wales to stay unheated on Day 1 of HSBC Rugby Sevens

VANCOUVER — Canada looked to be in the driver's seat, but took no chances, pounding Wales 29-7 Saturday to finish unbeaten in Saturday's opening day of the HSBC Canada Sevens Rugby tournament.
Virus may have US sports leagues cutting locker-room access

Virus may have US sports leagues cutting locker-room access

MIAMI — The NBA, NHL, Major League Baseball and Major League Soccer are all weighing plans to restrict access to locker rooms as a precaution to protect players from exposure to the coronavirus, as concern over the situation continued escalating Satu
New coronavirus causes cancellation of women's world hockey championship

New coronavirus causes cancellation of women's world hockey championship

A women's world hockey championship has been wiped out by disease for a second time, with host Canada the loser of this year's tournament.