Australia this week offered to more than double the pay of its national women’s cricket team, which was news to this corner on a lot of levels, including the fact that women play international cricket.
The International Olympic Committee and hockey’s governing body will have to make concessions before the NHL sends the world’s best players to the Winter Games in South Korea next year, commissioner Gary Bettman said on Friday.
Canada's Rachel Homan has every reason to feel confident as she prepares for the title game at the world women's curling championship.
Finishing dead last in their pool at the recently completed World Baseball Classic isn’t a positive.
Let’s hope Lou Lamoriello thought to leave a bit of extra cash aside for the person responsible for updating the Maple Leafs record book during the off- season.
Senators defenceman Marc Methot suffered a gruesome injury to a finger on his left hand in a game against the Pittsburgh Penguins in Ottawa on Thursday.
This time, the Raptors were able to withstand the Heat -- not only beat the Heat -- but also exact some revenge.
It was a perfect ending for an Ottawa Senators team seeking some justice.
Alex Ovechkin has pledged to attend the 2018 Olympics in South Korea whether the NHL opts to go or not, and the Russian superstar might not be alone.
Mike Zarren, the assistant general manager of the Boston Celtics, told a story recently about a team practice in which the coaching staff had been urged to take it easy on the players.
If the Maple Leafs reach the top of the playoff mountain, it will be their past three ascents against three teams ahead in the standings that gets them in.
When the lineup card was first posted in the Blue Jays clubhouse on Wednesday morning, Jose Bautista’s name was pencilled in to hit cleanup, right after Josh Donaldson.
Looking back, it wasn’t so much a surprise that Matt Murray was one of the first to leave the bus that day. After all, he had been travelling in it for a good 10 hours and, being 6-foot-4, he probably needed to stretch more than anyone else on the team.
Canada’s Rachel Homan kept her unbeaten streak intact at the world women’s curling championship on Wednesday, locking up first place in the round-robin standings in the process.
One problem with trying to charge establishments that show televised sports more money for those broadcasts is that it leads to a weird philosophical debate: What exactly is a sports bar?
A streak that long could only be broken by something as unpredictable as what transpired Tuesday night at the ACC.
The Ottawa Senators put the brakes on their four-game losing skid and may have paved their way to the playoffs in the process.
The calendar is starting to move aggressively towards opening day and a trip down to Ed Smith Stadium on Tuesday to face the Orioles further emphasized the time frame.
The window of hope regarding the participation of NHLers at the 2018 Winter Olympics has now closed a little more, due in part to the most gloom-and-doom statement to date delivered by commissioner Gary Bettman.