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Demko solid yet again as Canucks edge Oilers 2-1, snapping Edmonton win streak

Demko solid yet again as Canucks edge Oilers 2-1, snapping Edmonton win streak

Vancouver Canucks captain Bo Horvat admits that his goal Saturday night wasn't exactly a thing of beauty. "Probably one of (the ugliest I've scored) but I guess they don't ask how," he said.
Jets down Maple Leafs 5-2 to close gap on North Division leaders

Jets down Maple Leafs 5-2 to close gap on North Division leaders

TORONTO — Winnipeg head coach Paul Maurice joked following Saturday's morning skate his team should be well-versed in defending.
Wild Card Two's Koe beats Wild Card Three's Middaugh to secure top seed at Brier

Wild Card Two's Koe beats Wild Card Three's Middaugh to secure top seed at Brier

CALGARY — In a Canadian men's curling championship loaded with uncertainty, one of its most consistent performers keeps on delivering.

WHL Roundup: Cotton, Hurricanes comeback against Rebels, win 4-3 in overtime

LETHBRIDGE, Alta. — Justin Hall scored twice while Alex Cotton scored in overtime to give the Lethbridge Hurricanes a 4-3 win over the Red Deer Rebels in Lethbridge Saturday.

QMJHL Roundup: Wildcats try to mount comeback, lose in overtime to Sea Dogs

MONCTON, N.B. — Jeremie Poirier scored the game-winning goal in overtime to give the Saint John Sea Dogs a 5-4 win over the Moncton Wildcats Saturday.
Montrealer Eugenie Bouchard loses Guadalajara Open to Spain's Sara Sorribes Tormo

Montrealer Eugenie Bouchard loses Guadalajara Open to Spain's Sara Sorribes Tormo

GUADALAJARA, Mexico — Eugenie Bouchard's hopes for a second career WTA title have been dashed. The Montrealer fell to Spain's Sara Sorribes Tormo 6-2, 7-5 at the Guadalajara Open, a WTA 250-level tournament, in Mexico Saturday night.
Canadian Misha Cirkunov suffers first-round KO on UFC Fight Night card

Canadian Misha Cirkunov suffers first-round KO on UFC Fight Night card

LAS VEGAS — Canadian mixed martial artists Misha Cirkunov and Gavin (Guv'Nor) Tucker had short, painful evenings Saturday.
Sean Monahan scores twice for Flames in 3-1 win over Canadiens

Sean Monahan scores twice for Flames in 3-1 win over Canadiens

CALGARY — Sean Monahan produced his first multi-goal game of the season and the Calgary Flames won their second straight under new coach Darryl Sutter in a 3-1 victory Saturday over the visiting Montreal Canadiens.
LaMelo Ball leads Hornets past short-handed Raptors 114-104

LaMelo Ball leads Hornets past short-handed Raptors 114-104

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — LaMelo Ball had 23 points and nine rebounds, and Charlotte defeated the short-handed Toronto Raptors 114-104 Saturday night in the Hornets' first game with the general public allowed to attend.
Rock, Paper, Curses! Communication breakdown on rock papering upsets Howard

Rock, Paper, Curses! Communication breakdown on rock papering upsets Howard

In 18 career appearances at the Canadian men's curling championship, this was a first for Glenn Howard.