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Senators down Flames to end 9-game slide

Sunday  02:15,   19 january 2020

Senators down Flames to end 9-game slideChris Tierney and Colin White also scored goals for the Senators, who won for the first time since before Christmas, a 3-1 home win over Buffalo on Dec. 23. It was Brown's third consecutive multi-point game... >>>

Sheahan's four points and McDavid's two goals powers Oilers past Coyotes 7-3

Sunday  01:25,   19 january 2020

EDMONTON — Riley Sheahan had a goal and three assists and Connor McDavid had a pair of goals as the Edmonton Oilers rode a strong start to a 7-3 victory over the Arizona Coyotes on Saturday. Josh Archibald, Sam Gagner, Kailer Yamamoto and Joakim... >>>

Gushue, Jacobs stay perfect to reach GSOC Canadian Open semifinals

Sunday  00:02,   19 january 2020

Brad Gushue kept his undefeated streak intact defeating Yannick Schwaller 6-1 in the Meridian Canadian Open men’s quarterfinals. The post NHL Live Tracker: Flames vs. Senators appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.Team Gushue, who went 3-0 through the A... >>>

Gilles and Poirier finally win Canadian title after being four-time runners-up

Saturday  22:50,   18 january 2020

MISSISSAUGA, Ont. — Piper Gilles and Paul Poirier captured their first Canadian ice dance title on Saturday. Gilles, from Toronto, and Poirier, from Unionville, Ont., scored 136.76 for their free dance to Joni Mitchell's "Both Sides Now." Their... >>>

Report: Raptors looking to add talent ahead of trade deadline

Saturday  22:41,   18 january 2020

After a strong first half of the season, the Toronto Raptors are looking to add talent ahead of the Feb. 6 trade deadline.The Raptors are 2.5 games out of 2nd place and will look to add talent at the trade deadline, per Woj... >>>

Canadiens' Jesperi Kotkaniemi shows some pugilistic skills

Saturday  22:41,   18 january 2020

For a 19-year-old who had never been in a fight before in his life — on or off the ice — Jesperi Kotkaniemi handled himself very well. The Canadiens centre took exception to linemate Ryan Poehling being checked from behind into the boards by Robert... >>>

Panthers down another goalie, injured Driedger to miss weeks

Saturday  22:31,   18 january 2020

SUNRISE, Fla. — Florida goalie Chris Driedger will miss several weeks with what’s believed to be a groin injury, the latest health issue at that position for the Panthers. The Panthers announced the diagnosis Saturday, calling it a lower-body... >>>

Canadiens Game Day: Max Pacioretty trade looking good for both teams

Saturday  22:30,   18 january 2020

Sometimes a hockey trade works out well for both teams. It looks like that’s the case with the trade Canadiens GM Marc Bergevin made on Sept. 20, 2018, when he dealt captain Max Pacioretty to the Vegas Golden Knights in exchange for Tomas Tatar,... >>>

Grey Cup rescued from burning Kenora, Ont., hotel Friday afternoon, fire chief says

Saturday  22:06,   18 january 2020

A fire that threatened an 11-storey Kenora, Ont., hotel Friday afternoon nearly took another victim as it spread across the bottom of the building: the Grey Cup. City of Kenora fire Chief Todd Skene said crews didn't realize until after the blaze at >>>

Blue Jays outfielder Randal Grichuk wants 2017 Astros stripped of World Series

Saturday  22:06,   18 january 2020

Toronto Blue Jays outfielder Randal Grichuk wants Major League Baseball to punish the 2017 Houston Astros as severely as possible, including taking away their World Series championship. Grichuk spoke at length on Saturday morning about the... >>>

Quick Shifts: Why the Leafs must see opportunity to make trade

Saturday  22:06,   18 january 2020

The Toronto Maple Leafs just have to make a trade, P.K. Subban talks “realistic” expectations in New Jersey and why he doesn’t request trades, Auston Matthews gets away with a fun one, plus nine more NHL things. The post Spurs’ winless run continues >>>

Giants make hirings of Jason Garrett, Patrick Graham, Thomas McGaughey official

Saturday  14:10,   18 january 2020

Joe Judge’s coordinators are in placeThe Giants did not acknowledge any of the other reported hirings for Joe Judge’s coaching... >>>

Federer, Nadal seem sure all will be OK at Australian Open

Saturday  10:20,   18 january 2020

MELBOURNE, Australia — As messages on video boards cautioned Australian Open spectators to "be aware we are expecting a reduction in air quality" Saturday, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal seemed satisfied that all will be fine at the year's first >>>

Perreault after outburst: 'I obviously wouldn't slash anybody in the face'

Saturday  10:20,   18 january 2020

Winnipeg Jets forward Mathieu Perreault cleared the air one day after his outburst about catching an uncalled elbow to the head made waves. Perreault was incensed when asked about a hit from Vancouver Canucks forward Jake Virtanen on Tuesday, and he >>>

Time with Habs taught Pacioretty how to maintain even keel

Saturday  10:20,   18 january 2020

There are things Max Pacioretty misses about Montreal, but winter isn’t one of them. “No. Not at all,” Pacioretty said with a smile after the Vegas Golden Knights practised Friday at the Bell Centre. The temperature outside was minus-17C with the... >>>