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Kriechmayr matches legends with double speed gold at worlds

Kriechmayr matches legends with double speed gold at worlds

CORTINA D'AMPEZZO, Italy — Vincent Kriechmayr matched two legends of Alpine skiing at the world championships Sunday by adding downhill gold to the super-G title he won three days ago.
Canucks snap six-game losing skid with 3-1 victory over Calgary Flames

Canucks snap six-game losing skid with 3-1 victory over Calgary Flames

VANCOUVER — The Vancouver Canucks put on their work boots Saturday — literally. Coming into yet another battle against the Calgary Flames, the team was on a six-game losing skid.
AP source: Canadian Paxton returns to Mariners for $8.5M, 1-year deal

AP source: Canadian Paxton returns to Mariners for $8.5M, 1-year deal

NEW YORK — Left-hander James Paxton is returning to the Seattle Mariners after an injury filled second season with the New York Yankees. The 32-year-old left-hander and the Mariners agreed Saturday to an $8.
Canadiens battle back with two goals in the third to down Maple Leafs 2-1

Canadiens battle back with two goals in the third to down Maple Leafs 2-1

TORONTO — Having lost three of four and trailing their rivals by a goal through 40 minutes Saturday, the Canadiens were staring down an uncomfortable week filled with no games and lots of questions.
Vancouver's Marino defeats Barthel at Phillip Island Trophy opening round

Vancouver's Marino defeats Barthel at Phillip Island Trophy opening round

MELBOURNE, Australia — Vancouver's Rebecca Marino needed less than an hour to defeat German Mona Barthel 6-4, 6-3 in the Phillip Island Trophy's opening round Sunday.

QMJHL Roundup: Colten Ellis makes 23 saves as Islanders blank Mooseheads, 3-0

HALIFAX — Charlottetown Islanders goalie Colten Ellis made 23 saves as his team earned a 3-0 victory over the Halifax Mooseheads at Scotiabank Centre in Halifax Saturday.
'I have no plans to make changes': Canucks owner tweets support of GM, coach

'I have no plans to make changes': Canucks owner tweets support of GM, coach

VANCOUVER — Canucks owner Francesco Aquilini says he has "no plans to make changes" despite the team's dismal run this season.
Tkachuk scores winner as Ottawa Senators claim close 2-1 victory over Winnipeg Jets

Tkachuk scores winner as Ottawa Senators claim close 2-1 victory over Winnipeg Jets

WINNIPEG — Brady Tkachuk gave the Ottawa Senators a reason - finally - to celebrate against the Winnipeg Jets. Tkachuk scored with 8.2 seconds left in regulation time to give Ottawa a 2-1 win over the Winnipeg Jets on Saturday afternoon.
Canadians miss the podium at ski cross world championships

Canadians miss the podium at ski cross world championships

IDRE, Sweden — Courtney Hoffos finished fifth at the women's ski cross world championship on Saturday while fellow Canadian Reece Howden took fifth place in the men's competition.
Late eagle from the fairway stakes Spieth to lead at Pebble

Late eagle from the fairway stakes Spieth to lead at Pebble

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. — Jordan Spieth holed out from 160 yards for eagle on the 16th hole at Pebble Beach, the start of a stunning turnaround that took him from two shots behind to a two-shot lead Saturday in the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am.