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Brendan Gallagher's three-point night leads Canadiens past Blues 6-3

Brendan Gallagher's three-point night leads Canadiens past Blues 6-3

MONTREAL — The Canadiens defended their fortress and slayed the reigning Stanley Cup champions in the process. Brendan Gallagher scored a goal and added two assists as the Montreal Canadiens doubled the defending Stanley Cup champion St.
Maple Leafs beat Red Wings 5-2 to snap 3-game skid

Maple Leafs beat Red Wings 5-2 to snap 3-game skid

DETROIT — On a night when their biggest stars were quiet offensively, the Toronto Maple Leafs still scored plenty.
Cooper leads Eskimos to 19-6 win over Lions and final berth in CFL playoffs

Cooper leads Eskimos to 19-6 win over Lions and final berth in CFL playoffs

EDMONTON — It wasn't the prettiest victory, but Edmonton Eskimos head coach Jason Maas will take it. Shaquille Cooper rushed for 94 yards and a touchdown to help Edmonton beat the B.C.
Typhoon causes cancellation of Canada's game against Namibia at Rugby World Cup

Typhoon causes cancellation of Canada's game against Namibia at Rugby World Cup

KAMAISHI, Japan — Canada will leave the Rugby World Cup winless for the second straight tournament, with the weather tying its hands this time.
Nick Taylor's pick-six a highlight of Bombers' 35-24 win over Alouettes

Nick Taylor's pick-six a highlight of Bombers' 35-24 win over Alouettes

WINNIPEG — An offensive line moving like a juggernaut to drive Winnipeg's ground game got a lot of credit from coaches and players alike after an important 35-24 win by the Blue Bombers over the Montreal Alouettes on Saturday.
Scherzer no-hit try into 7th, Nats top Cards, lead NLCS 2-0

Scherzer no-hit try into 7th, Nats top Cards, lead NLCS 2-0

ST. LOUIS — Max Scherzer was strength and fire. Aníbal Sánchez was artistry and deception. Two different styles, two absolute gems for the Washington Nationals.
Carleton Ravens basketball coach Dave Smart joins staff of NHL's Ottawa Senators

Carleton Ravens basketball coach Dave Smart joins staff of NHL's Ottawa Senators

OTTAWA — D.J. Smith has added longtime Carleton Ravens basketball coach Dave Smart to the Ottawa Senators coaching staff.

Former Oilers coach and seven-time Stanley Cup champ Ted Green dies at 79

Former Edmonton Oilers coach and Stanley Cup champion Ted Green has died. He was 79. The Oilers announced Green's death on their Twitter account Saturday and a team spokesman said Green had died Tuesday.
Namestnikov has first goals as a Senator in Ottawa's 4-2 victory over Lightning

Namestnikov has first goals as a Senator in Ottawa's 4-2 victory over Lightning

OTTAWA — It was an afternoon of firsts for the Ottawa Senators. Vladislav Namestnikov scored his first two goals with his new team, helping the Senators to their first win of the season, and giving D.J. Smith his first win as an NHL head coach.

Desert Encounter overcomes slow start to win second straight International race

TORONTO — It was an abysmal start but a stirring finish for Desert Encounter at the $800,000 Grade 1 Pattison Canadian International.