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Draisaitl avoids suspension, Barkov might play in Game 3 of Stanley Cup final

Draisaitl avoids suspension, Barkov might play in Game 3 of Stanley Cup final

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Leon Draisaitl is eligible to play for the Edmonton Oilers in Game 3 of the Stanley Cup final on Thursday night after avoiding a possible suspension. Time will tell on two other key players in the series.
Flames add former Columbus head coach Brad Larsen to coaching staff

Flames add former Columbus head coach Brad Larsen to coaching staff

CALGARY — The Calgary Flames have hired former Columbus head coach Brad Larsen as an assistant on Ryan Huska's staff. Larsen spent nine seasons with the Blue Jackets, including two as head coach (2021-22 and 2022-23).
Toronto Argonauts release veteran defensive linemen Oakman, Marion

Toronto Argonauts release veteran defensive linemen Oakman, Marion

TORONTO — The Toronto Argonauts released defensive linemen Shawn Oakman and Benoit Marion on Tuesday. The six-foot-nine, 287-pound Oakman was in fourth season with Toronto but didn't play in the club's season-opening 35-27 home win over the B.C.
Man United manager Ten Hag to keep job after performance review, AP source says

Man United manager Ten Hag to keep job after performance review, AP source says

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Erik ten Hag will stay on as Manchester United manager after months of uncertainty over his future, a person familiar with the decision told The Associated Press on Tuesday.
Toronto forward Natalie Spooner named MVP of inaugural PWHL season

Toronto forward Natalie Spooner named MVP of inaugural PWHL season

SAINT PAUL — A year ago, Natalie Spooner was a new mother and her professional women's hockey league was still a concept.
Receiver Odoms-Dukes working to crack Stampeders' starting lineup

Receiver Odoms-Dukes working to crack Stampeders' starting lineup

The 2024 CFL season is starting a little later than anticipated for DeVontres (Tre) Odoms-Dukes. The Calgary Stampeders opened the season with a 32-24 home win Friday night over the Hamilton Tiger-Cats.
Maier, Brinkman lead the way with CFL honour roll selections

Maier, Brinkman lead the way with CFL honour roll selections

TORONTO — Calgary Stampeders quarterback Jake Maier and Toronto Argonauts defensive lineman Jared Brinkman earned the offensive and defensive CFL honour roll nods Tuesday.
Oilers' Carrick fined for slash on Kulikov in Game 2 of Stanley Cup final

Oilers' Carrick fined for slash on Kulikov in Game 2 of Stanley Cup final

Oilers forward Sam Carrick has been fined for slashing Panthers defenceman Dmitry Kulikov late in Edmonton's 4-1 loss to Florida in Game 2 of the Stanley Cup final. The NHL's department of player safety handed Carrick a US$2,213.
Veteran goalkeeper Sean Johnson gets contract extension from Toronto FC

Veteran goalkeeper Sean Johnson gets contract extension from Toronto FC

TORONTO — Toronto FC has signed veteran goalkeeper Sean Johnson to a one-year contract extension through 2025 with a team option for 2026. Johnson, 35, joined Toronto in January 2023 as a free agent after six seasons with New York City FC.
Pakistan gets much-needed win, defeats Canada by seven wickets at ICC T20 World Cup

Pakistan gets much-needed win, defeats Canada by seven wickets at ICC T20 World Cup

WESTBURY — Pakistan defeated Canada by seven wickets Tuesday to preserve its slender hope of moving on at the ICC Men's T20 World Cup.