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Japan PM vows no virus rebound as emergency measures end

Japan PM vows no virus rebound as emergency measures end

TOKYO — Japan's Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga pledged Sunday to do his utmost to prevent a resurgence of the coronavirus ahead of the Olympic torch relay and his upcoming visit to Washington.
Scoreboard for Saturday, March 20, 2021

Scoreboard for Saturday, March 20, 2021

(All Times Eastern) NHL Boston at Buffalo -- postponed Pittsburgh 3 New Jersey 1 Florida 2 Nashville 0 Colorado 6 Minnesota 0 Tampa Bay 4 Chicago 1 Toronto 2 Calgary 0 Columbus 3 Carolina 2 Dallas 3 Detroit 0 N.Y.
WHL Roundup: Edmonton Oil Kings defeat Red Deer Rebels, remain undefeated

WHL Roundup: Edmonton Oil Kings defeat Red Deer Rebels, remain undefeated

RED DEER, Alta. — The Edmonton Oil Kings remain undefeated after a 3-1 victory over the Red Deer Rebels Saturday night in Red Deer. Scott Atkinson, Matthew Robertson, and Jalen Luypen each scored a goal for the Oil Kings (5-0-0-0).
QMJHL Roundup: Dawson Mercer's hat-trick leads Chicoutimi over Sherbrooke, 4-2

QMJHL Roundup: Dawson Mercer's hat-trick leads Chicoutimi over Sherbrooke, 4-2

SHERBROOKE, Que. — Chicoutimi Sagueneens forward Dawson Mercer scored a natural hat-trick in a 4-2 win over the Sherbrooke Phoenix Saturday night. The Sagueneens were down 2-1 until Mercer scored the first of his three goals in the second period.
Edmonton Oilers score four unanswered goals to defeat Winnipeg Jets 4-2

Edmonton Oilers score four unanswered goals to defeat Winnipeg Jets 4-2

EDMONTON — The Edmonton Oilers' resiliency has helped put them atop the North Division standings.
Muyres and Walker defeat Kleibrink and Kitz 11-3 at mixed doubles curling event

Muyres and Walker defeat Kleibrink and Kitz 11-3 at mixed doubles curling event

CALGARY — The duo of Kirk Muyres and Laura Walker defeated Kyler Kleibrink and Chaelynn Kitz 11-4 Saturday night at the Home Hardware Canadian mixed doubles curling championship in Calgary.
Montreal Canadiens edge Vancouver Canucks 5-4 on Tomas Tatar's shootout winner

Montreal Canadiens edge Vancouver Canucks 5-4 on Tomas Tatar's shootout winner

MONTREAL — Sighs of relief joined enthusiastic whoops of excitement on the Montreal Canadiens' bench Saturday night. Tomas Tatar had buried the shootout winner and the Habs had edged the Vancouver Canucks 5-4.
Kispert, Gonzaga roll past Norfolk State 98-55 in NCAAs

Kispert, Gonzaga roll past Norfolk State 98-55 in NCAAs

INDIANAPOLIS — Corey Kispert scored 15 of his 23 points by halftime and No. 1 overall seed Gonzaga rolled in its NCAA Tournament opener, beating Norfolk State 98-55 on Saturday night.
Leylah Annie Fernandez defeats Sara Sorribes Tormo, advances to Monterrey Open final

Leylah Annie Fernandez defeats Sara Sorribes Tormo, advances to Monterrey Open final

MONTERREY, Mexico — Canadian teenager Leylah Annie Fernandez advanced to the Monterrey Open final after defeating No. 7 seed Sara Sorribes Tormo of Spain 7-5, 7-5 on Saturday night. The 18-year-old Fernandez, from Laval, Que.
Canadian snowboarder Mark McMorris back on podium in Aspen

Canadian snowboarder Mark McMorris back on podium in Aspen

ASPEN, Colo. — Canada's Mark McMorris captured a bronze medal on Saturday at a World Cup snowboard slopestyle event. The Regina native captured the world championship in big air at the same Aspen venue earlier this week.