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Former NHL player and hockey coach Danny Grant dies after battle with cancer

FREDERICTON — Former National Hockey League player Danny Grant has died in his hometown of Fredericton at the age of 73 following a battle with cancer.

Canadian Brayden Schnur falls in Stockholm opener

STOCKHOLM — Canada's Brayden Schnur lost 6-2, 3-6, 6-1 to German qualifier Cedrik-Marcel Stebe in the first round of the Stockholm Open on Tuesday. Schnur, from Pickering, Ont.

Canadian men's volleyball team falls to Japan in World Cup finale

HIROSHIMA, Japan — The Canadian men's volleyball team settled for a ninth-place finish at the World Cup after losing 3-2 (22-25, 25-20, 25-23, 23-25, 15-9) to host Japan on Tuesday.
Vancouver Canucks call up defenceman Ashton Sautner from AHL affiliate

Vancouver Canucks call up defenceman Ashton Sautner from AHL affiliate

VANCOUVER — The Vancouver Canucks have recalled defenceman Ashton Sautner from their American Hockey League affiliate in Utica, N.Y. The 25-year-old Sautner has one assist in two games with Utica this season.
Toronto Argonauts, Winnipeg Blue Bombers players earn CFL top performer nods

Toronto Argonauts, Winnipeg Blue Bombers players earn CFL top performer nods

Toronto Argonauts wide receiver S.J. Green, Winnipeg running back Andrew Harris and Blue Bombers defensive back Marcus Sayles are the CFL's top performers for Week 18.
Cole, unbeaten since May, transformed by Astros analytics

Cole, unbeaten since May, transformed by Astros analytics

NEW YORK — Gerrit Cole walked into a conference room after one of his first spring training workouts with the Houston Astros in February 2018 and was met by about 10 people. "There was charts, video, matching charts," Cole recalled.
LeBron: Rockets' Morey 'wasn't educated' on China tweet

LeBron: Rockets' Morey 'wasn't educated' on China tweet

LOS ANGELES — LeBron James believes Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey "was either misinformed or not really educated on the situation" regarding the potential consequences of his actions when he tweeted in support of Hong Kong's pro-democra
Veteran Scott Arfield marvels at talent and composure of young Canadians

Veteran Scott Arfield marvels at talent and composure of young Canadians

TORONTO — At 30, Scott Arfield is one of the greybeards on the Canadian men's soccer roster. And with more than 400 games under his belt with Falkirk, Huddersfield Town, Burnley and Glasgow Rangers, Arfield has been around the soccer block.
Packers get the calls, Crosby hits late FG to beat Lions

Packers get the calls, Crosby hits late FG to beat Lions

GREEN BAY, Wis. — It took Mason Crosby 13 seasons to perform his first Lambeau Leap.

Monday's Games

Monday's Games MLB Post-season National League Championship Series Washington 8 St. Louis 1 (Washington leads series 3-0) --- NFL Green Bay 23 Detroit 22 --- NHL Minnesota 2 Ottawa 0 N.Y. Islanders 3 St.