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Hayley Wickenheiser shares lessons from sports, life in new book 'Over the Boards'

Hayley Wickenheiser shares lessons from sports, life in new book 'Over the Boards'

Hayley Wickenheiser doesn't have a lot of free time. Both a medical doctor and the Toronto Maple Leafs senior director of player development, the four-time Olympic gold medallist is almost always on the move.
Meaghan Mikkelson's Olympic hockey hopes ride on recovering knee

Meaghan Mikkelson's Olympic hockey hopes ride on recovering knee

CALGARY — Meaghan Mikkelson doesn't dwell on timelines and deadlines. The 36-year-old from St. Albert, Alta., says she accepts what her recovering left knee can give her each day.

B.C. Lions need to do 'more of everything' in push for playoff spot

VANCOUVER — Heading into the back half of the CFL season, the B.C. Lions know there's still ample work to be done.
Norrie, Dimitrov advance to semifinals at Indian Wells

Norrie, Dimitrov advance to semifinals at Indian Wells

INDIAN WELLS, Calif. (AP) — Cameron Norrie routed 11th-seeded Diego Schwartzman 6-0, 6-2 on Thursday to reach the semifinals of the BNP Paribas Open and extend the best season of his career.
Dodgers beat Giants 2-1 in playoff thriller, advance to NLCS

Dodgers beat Giants 2-1 in playoff thriller, advance to NLCS

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Cody Bellinger hit a tiebreaking single in the ninth inning and prized midseason acquisition Max Scherzer came out of the bullpen for a save, sending the Los Angeles Dodgers past the San Francisco Giants 2-1 in a thrilling winner
Run Down: Eagles' ground game obsolete in 28-22 loss to Bucs

Run Down: Eagles' ground game obsolete in 28-22 loss to Bucs

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The loudest ovation of the game from Eagles fans came on a routine 5-yard run by Miles Sanders.

Cavalry FC sit atop CPL soccer standings after 2-1 win over York United

CALGARY — A goal by Sergio Camargo and an own-goal by York lifted short-handed Cavalry FC 2-1 over United on Thursday, and into first place in the Canadian Premier League.

Kartye's hat trick lifts the Soo Greyhounds to 6-3 OHL win over Barrie

BARRIE, Ont. — Tye Kartye scored a hat trick to lead the Soo Greyhounds to a 6-3 victory Thursday over the Barrie Colts in Ontario Hockey League action. All three were power-play goals, his third the insurance goal at Sadlon Arena.
Senators beat Leafs 3-2 just hours after signing Tkachuk on a solid opening day

Senators beat Leafs 3-2 just hours after signing Tkachuk on a solid opening day

OTTAWA — Everyone was talking about Brady Tkachuk in Ottawa on Thursday night, but Anton Forsberg was the man of the hour. Forsberg made 46 saves as the Ottawa Senators beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 3-2 in their season opener.
Sabres, minus Eichel, open season with 5-1 rout of Canadiens

Sabres, minus Eichel, open season with 5-1 rout of Canadiens

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Victor Olofsson and Anders Bjork scored 2:01 apart in the second period, and the Buffalo Sabres followed a tumultuous summer with a stunning season-opening 5-1 win over the injury-depleted Montreal Canadiens on Thursday night.