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OT hero Woo leads Calgary Hitmen past rival Edmonton Oil Kings 3-2

EDMONTON — Jett Woo scored his fourth goal of the season just 2:30 into overtime to lift the Calgary Hitmen past the Edmonton Oil Kings 3-2 in Western Hockey League action on Saturday.
Flames edge Kings 4-3 to remain unbeaten under interim head coach Geoff Ward

Flames edge Kings 4-3 to remain unbeaten under interim head coach Geoff Ward

CALGARY — From his contributions on the scoresheet to his role in helping Milan Lucic turn his season around, Dillon Dube has made a big impact since being called up from the minors three weeks ago.

Family says five found dead after Alberta fire were couple and their grandkids

ROCHFORT BRIDGE, Alta. — The family of five people whose bodies were found in the ruins of a northern Alberta house fire say the victims were a couple and their three grandkids.
Schmidhofer, Shiffrin first and second in Lake Louise women's downhill

Schmidhofer, Shiffrin first and second in Lake Louise women's downhill

LAKE LOUISE, Alta. — Nicole Schmidhofer and Mikaela Shiffrin made significant gains in defending their World Cup crowns finishing first and second respectively in Saturday's downhill in Lake Louise.

Schmidhofer wins Lake Louise downhill, Shiffrin takes 2nd

LAKE LOUISE, Alta. — Here's a scary thought for her competition: Mikaela Shiffrin is still getting comfortable with the intensity and the speed of the downhill. That's why podium finishes are still a little surprising even to her.
Austria's Nicole Schmidhofer wins World Cup downhill in Lake Louise

Austria's Nicole Schmidhofer wins World Cup downhill in Lake Louise

LAKE LOUIS, Alta. — Nicole Schmidhofer of Austria won the women's World Cup downhill on Saturday at Lake Louise, Alta. Schmidhofer's time was one minute 49.92 seconds. She was the only woman to go under 1:50.
Austria's Nicole Schmidhofer wins World Cup downhill in Lake Louise

Austria's Nicole Schmidhofer wins World Cup downhill in Lake Louise

LAKE LOUIS, Alta. — Nicole Schmidhofer of Austria won the women's World Cup downhill on Saturday at Lake Louise, Alta. Schmidhofer's time was one minute 49.92 seconds. She was the only woman to go under 1:50.
Austria's Nicole Schmidhofer wins World Cup downhill in Lake Louise

Austria's Nicole Schmidhofer wins World Cup downhill in Lake Louise

LAKE LOUIS, Alta. — Nicole Schmidhofer of Austria won the women's World Cup downhill on Saturday at Lake Louise, Alta. Schmidhofer's time was one minute 49.92 seconds. She was the only woman to go under 1:50.

WHL Roundup: Tigers beat Hurricanes in SO, extend win streak to six

LETHBRIDGE, Alta. — James Hamblin and Brett Kemp scored in the shootout as the Medicine Hat Tigers edged the Lethbridge Hurricanes 4-3 on Friday in Western Hockey League play.
Leon Draisaitl, Alex Chiasson score early power-play goals, Oilers beat Kings 2-1

Leon Draisaitl, Alex Chiasson score early power-play goals, Oilers beat Kings 2-1

EDMONTON — It wasn’t the flashy kind of win the Edmonton Oilers are used to getting with their high-end talent.