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Emily Nishikawa and Graeme Killick prevailed in the cross-country ski marathon in the season finale at the Ski Nationals. Nishikawa captured her third gold medal of the week for the second straight year after winning the women's 30-kilometre skate-ski race.

Posted: March 25, 2017, 6:26 pm
Canucks Wild Hockey

Brock Boeser scored in his NHL debut and Vancouver also got a pair of goals from Reid Boucher as the Canucks defeated the slumping Minnesota Wild 4-2 on Saturday.

Posted: March 25, 2017, 4:01 pm

Caniggia Elva scored as Canada edged Uzbekistan 1-0 in an under-23 game Saturday in Octavio Zambrano's first game in charge of Canada Soccer's men's national team program.

Posted: March 25, 2017, 2:21 pm

Canada's Spencer O'Brien claimed a silver medal at the final World Cup snowboard slopestyle event of the season in Spindleruv, Czech Republic, on Saturday.

Posted: March 25, 2017, 10:15 am
Switzerland Snowboard World Cup

Canada's Kevin Hill finished just off the podium in fourth place after a crash in the snowboard cross competition at the World Cup in Veysonnaz, Switzerland on Saturday.

Posted: March 25, 2017, 9:38 am

Rachel Homan and Team Canada know their opponent in Sunday's final at the women's world curling championships: Anna Sidorova's Russian squad, who defeated Sweden 9-3 in eight ends on Saturday in Beijing.

Posted: March 25, 2017, 9:11 am
Knicks Bucks Basketball

Joakim Noah of the New York Knicks has been suspended 20 games without pay for violating the league's anti-drug policy. The NBA announced the suspension Saturday, saying Noah tested positive for Selective Androgen Receptor Modulator LGD-4033 — something that can be found in over-the-counter supplements.

Posted: March 25, 2017, 8:55 am

Andrew Cogliano scored late in the second period, Jonathan Bernier made 17 saves and the Anaheim Ducks beat the Winnipeg Jets 3-1 on Friday night.

Posted: March 25, 2017, 12:14 am
Hip Check: Feelin' the Weight

An emotional roller-coaster for Islanders head coach Doug Weight.

Posted: March 24, 2017, 9:59 pm

De'Aaron Fox scored a career-high 39 points as the Kentucky Wildcats beat UCLA 86-75 Friday night in a showdown between two of college basketball's goliaths for a spot in the South Regional final.

Posted: March 24, 2017, 8:50 pm
Lakers Shaq Statue Basketball

The Lakers have honoured Shaquille O'Neal with a bronze statue of the Hall of Fame centre who helped them to three consecutive NBA titles in better days.

Posted: March 24, 2017, 8:37 pm

Big-serving Canadian Milos Raonic made a strong return to competition on Friday, beating Viktor Troicki 6-3 7-5 to become the first player to reach the third round of the Miami Open.

Posted: March 24, 2017, 7:29 pm

Ireland captain Seamus Coleman has broken his right leg after a dangerous tackle by a Wales defender in a qualifying match for the 2018 World Cup on Friday.

Posted: March 24, 2017, 6:58 pm

Several women's players say they have rejected overtures from USA Hockey to serve as replacement players for the world championships amid a wage dispute with the national team. The competition begins next week in Plymouth, Michigan.

Posted: March 24, 2017, 6:42 pm
Injury Imbalance Hockey

There's plenty of knocking on wood this time of year around the NHL as teams hope to avoid injuries that could damage their playoff hopes. For some, it's already too late.

Posted: March 24, 2017, 4:47 pm

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.

Posted: March 24, 2017, 11:53 am

Brogan MacDougall reportedly is in "excellent form" ahead of her debut run at Sunday's world cross-country championships (, 7 a.m. ET) in Kampala, Uganda, where the 16-year-old high school standout will lead Canada's 27-athlete contingent.

Posted: March 24, 2017, 9:56 am

CBC Sports is the new home of the Toronto Wolfpack. But what exactly is rugby league? How is it different from rugby union? Here’s everything you need to know.

Posted: March 24, 2017, 7:44 am
Maple Leafs Sabres Hockey

CBC Sports will provide free live streams of all Hockey Night in Canada games on all platforms, including the Maple Leafs visiting the Sabres and the Oilers hosting the Avalanche.

Posted: March 23, 2017, 9:04 am

The Toronto Maple Leafs visit the Buffalo Sabres Saturday night on Hockey Night in Canada. Watch coverage with our free live stream only on the CBC Sports app or tune in to CBC-TV.

Posted: March 23, 2017, 8:50 am