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Horse who portrayed Seabiscuit dies at 24 at retirement farm

GEORGETOWN, Ky. (AP) — Popcorn Deelites, a 24-year-old retired thoroughbred who was one of several who portrayed Seabiscuit in the 2003 film, has died, Old Friends retirement farm in Kentucky announced Thursday.

Canada's Denis Shapovalov is on to the fourth round of the Australian Open

MELBOURNE, Australia — Canada's Denis Shapovalov is on to the fourth round of the Australian Open. The Richmond Hill, Ont., native defeated Reilly Opelka of the United States 7-6 (4), 4-6, 6-3, 6-4 on Friday at the Grand Slam tournament.

Scoreboard for Thursday, Jan. 20, 2022

Thursday's Games NHL Columbus 2 Philadelphia 1 Boston 4 Washington 3 Dallas 5 Buffalo 4 Pittsburgh 6 Ottawa 4 Nashville 5 Winnipeg 2 Florida 6 Edmonton 0 Colorado 4 Los Angeles 1 Seattle 3 San Jose 2 Vegas 4 Montreal 3 (OT) --- NBA New Orleans 102 Ne
Theodores scores in OT, Vegas beats Canadiens, 4-3

Theodores scores in OT, Vegas beats Canadiens, 4-3

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Shea Theodore scored in overtime and the Vegas Golden Knights beat the Montreal Canadiens 4-3 Thursday night.
Vancouver Canucks stars Demko, Miller placed in NHL's COVID-19 protocol

Vancouver Canucks stars Demko, Miller placed in NHL's COVID-19 protocol

VANCOUVER — The Vancouver Canucks will be without two of their brightest stars Friday as COVID-19 continues to ripple through the locker room. Goalie Thatcher Demko and forward J.T.
Johansen, Granlund lead Predators over Jets 5-2 to stop skid

Johansen, Granlund lead Predators over Jets 5-2 to stop skid

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Ryan Johansen and Mikael Granlund each scored a goal and assisted on another to lead the Nashville Predators over the Winnipeg Jets 5-2 on Thursday night.
Sergei Bobrovsky has 40-save shutout as Florida Panthers rout Edmonton Oilers 6-0

Sergei Bobrovsky has 40-save shutout as Florida Panthers rout Edmonton Oilers 6-0

EDMONTON — Sergei Bobrovsky made 40 saves for his first shutout of the season as the Florida Panthers defeated the ice-cold Edmonton Oilers 6-0 on Thursday.
Crosby and Malkin score, Penguins hold off Senators 6-4

Crosby and Malkin score, Penguins hold off Senators 6-4

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Evgeni Malkin and Sidney Crosby scored, and the streaking Pittsburgh Penguins held off the Ottawa Senators 6-4 on Thursday night.
Whitecaps deal star goalkeeper Maxime Crepeau to LAFC for general allocation money

Whitecaps deal star goalkeeper Maxime Crepeau to LAFC for general allocation money

Vancouver Whitecaps CEO Axel Schuster says a "very special personal situation" is behind a massive trade that sends Maxime Crepeau, the club's star goalkeeper, to divisional rival Los Angeles FC.
Winnipeg Blue Bombers re-sign all-star linebacker Bighill to extension

Winnipeg Blue Bombers re-sign all-star linebacker Bighill to extension

Money wasn't the overriding factor in Adam Bighill's decision to remain with the Winnipeg Blue Bombers. The all-star linebacker signed a one-year extension with the CFL club Thursday. Bighill was slated to become a free agent Feb.