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Canada blanked by U.S. 5-0 in hockey final, settles for silver at Beijing Paralympics

Canada blanked by U.S. 5-0 in hockey final, settles for silver at Beijing Paralympics

BEIJING — Canada settled for silver in hockey after dropping the gold-medal match to the United States 5-0 on the final day of the Beijing Paralympics Sunday.
Koe wins 1-2 Page playoff game at Brier, Bottcher to meet Gushue in semifinal

Koe wins 1-2 Page playoff game at Brier, Bottcher to meet Gushue in semifinal

LETHBRIDGE, Alta. — Pressed into a three-man setup after the withdrawal of vice Mark Nichols, the Wild Card One team skipped by Brad Gushue showed Saturday that it can play short-handed just as well as even strength.
Siakam scores 33 points, Raptors beat the Nuggets 127-115

Siakam scores 33 points, Raptors beat the Nuggets 127-115

DENVER (AP) — Pascal Siakam scored 33 points, Scottie Barnes had 25 and the Toronto Raptors pulled away late to beat the Denver Nuggets 127-115 on Saturday night.
Johansson scores in 7th round of shootout, lifts Kraken past Canadiens 4-3

Johansson scores in 7th round of shootout, lifts Kraken past Canadiens 4-3

MONTREAL — Kraken players were quick to forgive the mistake that nearly cost Seattle the victory. Up 3-1 going into the third, the Kraken blew their two-goal lead against the Montreal Canadiens on a bad mistake late in the period.
Markstrom stops 19 pucks in shutout, Lindholm nets 30th as Flames blank Red Wings

Markstrom stops 19 pucks in shutout, Lindholm nets 30th as Flames blank Red Wings

CALGARY — It was more difficult than perhaps it should have been given Calgary's 31-5 edge in shots after two periods, but the red-hot Flames won again on Saturday.
Caleb Jones, Jonathan Toews score two each as Blackhawks rally past Senators 6-3

Caleb Jones, Jonathan Toews score two each as Blackhawks rally past Senators 6-3

OTTAWA — For the second straight game the Ottawa Senators learned they can ill afford to sit back on a lead. Saturday night the Senators had a solid start only to see it slip away along with the game as they fell 6-3 to the Chicago Blackhawks.
Canada's Denis Shapovalov, Leylah Fernandez into 3rd round at Indian Wells

Canada's Denis Shapovalov, Leylah Fernandez into 3rd round at Indian Wells

INDIAN WELLS, Calif. — Canada's Denis Shapovalov and Leylah Annie Fernandez advanced to the third round at the BNP Paribas Open on Saturday. Shapovalov of Richmond Hill, Ont.
Canada wins bronze in cross-country mixed relay at Beijing Paralympics

Canada wins bronze in cross-country mixed relay at Beijing Paralympics

ZHANGJIAKOU, China — Canada captured bronze in the cross-country mixed relay at the Beijing Paralympics on Sunday. The Canadians crossed the finish line third in the 4x2.5-kilometre race in 27 minutes 0.6 seconds. They were 1:01.
Quintero scores twice in Dynamo's 2-1 win over Whitecaps

Quintero scores twice in Dynamo's 2-1 win over Whitecaps

HOUSTON (AP) — Darwin Quintero scored a goal in each half to spark the Houston Dynamo to a 2-1 victory over the Vancouver Whitecaps in MLS action on Saturday.
Poulin seals Canada's 4-3 OT win over US in Olympic rematch

Poulin seals Canada's 4-3 OT win over US in Olympic rematch

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Upon adding yet another notch to her “Captain Clutch” nickname, and against the Americans yet again, Canadian Marie-Philip Poulin focused less on the past and more on the future in seeing a glimpse of what professional women’s hocke