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Hertl scores in 4th straight game, Sharks top Oilers 6-3

Hertl scores in 4th straight game, Sharks top Oilers 6-3

SAN JOSE, Calif. — San Jose hit rock bottom early in its six-game homestand. The Sharks closed it out with two of their most impressive wins.
Elias Pettersson scores twice, Canucks beat Preds to snap slump

Elias Pettersson scores twice, Canucks beat Preds to snap slump

VANCOUVER — With 12 family members and friends watching in the crowd, Elias Pettersson put on show to celebrate his 21st birthday.
Adam Werner shines in NHL debut, MacKinnon with four points as Avs beat Jets 4-0

Adam Werner shines in NHL debut, MacKinnon with four points as Avs beat Jets 4-0

WINNIPEG — Adam Werner says he had no time to really think about his hockey dream coming true. The Colorado goalie unexpectedly made his NHL debut Tuesday and stopped all 40 shots he faced as the Avalanche shut out the Winnipeg Jets 4-0.
Jonathan Drouin scores winner, Canadiens beat Blue Jackets 3-2 in shootout

Jonathan Drouin scores winner, Canadiens beat Blue Jackets 3-2 in shootout

MONTREAL — The Canadiens’ never-say-die attitude was in full force against the Columbus Blue Jackets.
Reaction to Don Cherry marks 'a divisiveness in Canadian social life,' says prof

Reaction to Don Cherry marks 'a divisiveness in Canadian social life,' says prof

TORONTO — When sociology professor Kristi Allain saw that "Hockey Night in Canada" commentator Don Cherry was fired for on-air, anti-immigrant remarks Monday, she was hopeful that it spoke to a change in Canadian social values, and an intolerance of
Nurse, who flew 26 hours to play for Canada, says every game crucial

Nurse, who flew 26 hours to play for Canada, says every game crucial

Every game is important in Canada's quest for an Olympic women's basketball medal in Tokyo.
Raptors' Anunoby diagnosed with eye contusion, will not play against Blazers

Raptors' Anunoby diagnosed with eye contusion, will not play against Blazers

TORONTO — Raptors forward OG Anunoby has been diagnosed with a contusion to his right eye and will not play in Toronto's game at Portland on Wednesday.
Maple Leafs getting Zach Hyman back, but are now without Mitch Marner

Maple Leafs getting Zach Hyman back, but are now without Mitch Marner

TORONTO — As the Maple Leafs sluggishly went about the early part of the NHL schedule, head coach Mike Babcock would often point to the new faces in the lineup and the new systems being implemented as reasons for his team's uninspiring start.
NHL players, politicians weigh in on end of Cherry's run on HNIC

NHL players, politicians weigh in on end of Cherry's run on HNIC

Max Domi wasn't about to offer his opinion on Sportsnet's decision to cut ties with Don Cherry, but the Montreal Canadiens forward was quick to express his admiration for a man he calls a family friend. "I love Don Cherry.
Drug violation threatens Canadian show jumping team's entry into Tokyo 2020

Drug violation threatens Canadian show jumping team's entry into Tokyo 2020

Canada's participation in show jumping at the 2020 Olympic Games is in peril because of a doping infraction at the Pan American Games.