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Canadian men climb two places to No. 41 in latest FIFA world rankings

Canadian men climb two places to No. 41 in latest FIFA world rankings

Canada has moved up two places to No. 41 in the final FIFA rankings before next month's World Cup.
Senators' Stutzle, Canadiens' Caufield among NHLers set for breakout seasons

Senators' Stutzle, Canadiens' Caufield among NHLers set for breakout seasons

Whether they're looking for a new contract or trying to emerge from a sophomore slump, every season there are young players who shine across the NHL. Here's a look at seven athletes poised for breakout seasons.
Pettersson scores twice, Canucks edge Oilers 5-4 for first win of the pre-season

Pettersson scores twice, Canucks edge Oilers 5-4 for first win of the pre-season

ABBOTSFORD, B.C. — It wasn't perfect but head coach Bruce Boudreau saw his Vancouver Canucks take a step in the right direction on Wednesday. After starting the pre-season 0-3-2, the Canucks finally posted a win, downing the Edmonton Oilers 5-4.

WHL Roundup: Pats score three unanswered to defeat Wheat Kings 3-1

BRANDON, Man. — Alexander Suzdalev scored two of three unanswered goals as the Regina Pats defeated the Brandon Wheat Kings 3-1 on Wednesday night. Ben Thornton opened the scoring to put Brandon (1-1-1) up just a few minutes into the first period.

Scoreboard for Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2022

Wednesday's Scoreboard MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL American League Baltimore 5 Toronto 4, first game Oakland 3 L.A. Angels 2 Toronto 5 Baltimore 1, second game Texas 4 N.Y.
Raptors get going early in overtime to take 125-119 win over Celtics

Raptors get going early in overtime to take 125-119 win over Celtics

BOSTON (AP) — Pascal Siakam and Precious Achiuwa scored 13 points apiece and Toronto used an early burst in overtime to beat Boston 125-119 on Wednesday night. Josh Jackson also had 13 points for the Raptors.

Castiglione, Cohen, Campbell among Frick Award finalists

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — Boston’s Joe Castiglione, the Mets’ Gary Cohen and former major leaguers Dave Campbell, Steve Stone, Duane Kuiper and Ernie Johnson Sr. are among the 10 finalists for Hall of Fame’s 2023 Ford C.

Firebirds fend off Greyhounds' comeback effort in 5-3 victory

SAULT STE. MARIE, Ont. — Coulson Pitre scored the game-winning goal and Zacharie Giroux added one more for insurance as the Flint Firebirds defeated the Soo Greyhounds 5-3 on Wednesday.
Jets dominate Flames behind Rittich's 37 saves, four second-period goals in 5-0 win

Jets dominate Flames behind Rittich's 37 saves, four second-period goals in 5-0 win

WINNIPEG — David Rittich was glad he delivered a shutout for his new Winnipeg Jets team, but any kind of victory would have felt good.
Orioles split twinbill with Toronto to cap 31-game rise

Orioles split twinbill with Toronto to cap 31-game rise

BALTIMORE (AP) — As the Toronto Blue Jays casually celebrated their victory on the field, the fans at Camden Yards weren't quite done with Baltimore's feel-good season.