As Maria Sharapova returns to tennis after serving a 15-month doping ban for taking meldonium, the world is reminded that all is not fair in sport and sometimes, cheaters will prosper.
Adam Larsson scored his second goal with 4:40 remaining, Mark Letestu had two power-play goals and the Edmonton Oilers defeated the Anaheim Ducks 5-3 in Game 1 of the second round on Wednesday night.
Brad Gushue scored three in the final end to down Saskatoon's Steve Laycock 7-5 in Wednesday's evening draw.
Nashville d-man leads his team to 4-3 victory over St. Louis in Game 1.
P.K. Subban had a goal and two assists and Vernon Fiddler scored with 5:05 left, sending the Nashville Predators to a 4-3 victory over the St. Louis Blues in Game 1 of their second-round playoff series on Wednesday night.
Toronto's Mike Babcock, Edmonton's Todd McLellan and Columbus' John Tortorella are the finalists for the Jack Adams Award as the NHL coach of the year.
Canada locked up a playoff berth at the world mixed doubles curling championship on Wednesday with a 7-6 victory over England. Joanne Courtney and Reid Carruthers stole the winning point when Anna Fowler wrecked on a guard with her final throw.
After Donovan Bailey named his dream 4-man relay team, Olympic bronze medallist Andre De Grasse names his own roster. Spoiler: they don't look the same.
Canada's Eugenie Bouchard had some harsh words for Maria Sharapova, calling the Russian tennis star a "cheater" who shouldn't be allowed to play the sport after failing a doping test.
The St. Louis Cardinals' game against the Toronto Blue Jays on Wednesday night has been postponed because of rain. The game has been rescheduled as part of a day-night doubleheaderon Thursday. The first game will start as scheduled at 1:45 PM ET and the makeup game will start at 7:15 PM ET
Salford's Justin Carney has been charged with making a racial slur during the Red Devils' win over the Toronto Wolfpack in Sunday's fifth-round Ladbrokes Challenge Cup match. Carney was sent off in the 26th minute of Salford's 29-22 rugby league win over Toronto for the alleged abuse against veteran prop Ryan Bailey.
The Vancouver Canucks on Wednesday promoted Travis Green, naming him head coach after he spent the past four seasons guiding their American Hockey League team in Utica, N.Y.
Eight months after his star turn in Rio, and with the world championships looming this summer, Canadian sprint sensation Andre De Grasse has barely had a chance to catch his breath. But he did take some time for a quick Q&A with us.
The city of Stockholm says it won't bid for the 2026 Winter Olympics. Karin Wanngard, the city official in charge of finances, says the reason is because the International Olympic Committee will not be able to report how big the financial contribution to the host city will be.
The Boston Bruins are bringing Bruce Cassidy back as coach. The team said on Wednesday it will drop the interim tag from Cassidy's title. Cassidy replaced Claude Julien in February and helped the team return to the playoffs for the first time in three seasons. seasons.
After struggling through a subpar season by his standards, Henrik Lundqvist was at his best when the Rangers needed him in the first round.
Sidney Crosby and Alex Ovechkin again have the hockey world buzzing as the two best players of their generation prepare to lead the Pittsburgh Penguins and Washington Capitals into a second-round showdown in the Stanley Cup playoffs.
What is Connor McDavid's reward for helping the Oilers dispose of San Jose in his first-ever Stanley Cup playoff series? Another dose of NHL irritant Ryan Kesler and the big and heavy Anaheim Ducks in Round 2, starting Wednesday at 10:30 p.m. ET.
It appears it's anyone's Stanley Cup to win after a wide-open start to the NHL playoffs. Here's how the two remaining Canadian teams, Edmonton and Ottawa, match up with their Round 2 foes.
The Ottawa Senators continue their post-season push against the New York Rangers and the Pittsburgh Penguins renew a heated rivalry with the Washington Capitals in the second-round NHL playoff coverage on CBC's Hockey Night in Canada.