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Danish receiver Nielsen looking to defy the odds again, this time at CFL combine

Danish receiver Nielsen looking to defy the odds again, this time at CFL combine

TORONTO — He's coming to the CFL's national combine as a definite long shot, but Frederik Myrup Nielsen has defied overwhelming odds before.

Canadian rink on brink of playoff elimination at women's worlds

SILKEBORG, Denmark — Canada's playoff hopes at the women's world curling championship took a massive hit after a 5-3 loss to Sweden on Friday morning.
Subban records first career shutout, Vegas tops Jets 5-0

Subban records first career shutout, Vegas tops Jets 5-0

LAS VEGAS — Marc-Andre who? No, the Vegas Golden Knights won't have a goaltending controversy on their hands when Marc-Andre Fleury returns from a lower-body injury.
Calgary Flames keep up pace atop division beating Ottawa Senators 5-1

Calgary Flames keep up pace atop division beating Ottawa Senators 5-1

Calgary's fourth-line forwards were feeling chemistry in a 5-1 win for the Flames over the visiting Ottawa Senators on Thursday. Andrew Mangiapane, Garnet Hathaway and Derek Ryan combined on Calgary's second and third goals of the night.

Scores and Schedule

Thursday's Games NHL Edmonton 4 Columbus 1 Montreal 4 N.Y. Islanders 0 Calgary 5 Ottawa 1 Vegas 5 Winnipeg 0 Tampa Bay 6 Carolina 3 Boston 5 New Jersey 1 Florida 4 Arizona 2 St.

Thursday's Games

Thursday's Games NHL Edmonton 4 Columbus 1 Montreal 4 N.Y. Islanders 0 Calgary 5 Ottawa 1 Vegas 5 Winnipeg 0 Tampa Bay 6 Carolina 3 Boston 5 New Jersey 1 Florida 4 Arizona 2 St.
Three teams remain unbeaten at Canadian mixed doubles championship

Three teams remain unbeaten at Canadian mixed doubles championship

FREDERICTON — Three teams remain unbeaten through 10 draws at the Canadian mixed doubles curling championship.
McDavid leads Oilers past Blue Jackets to keep Edmonton's playoff hopes alive

McDavid leads Oilers past Blue Jackets to keep Edmonton's playoff hopes alive

EDMONTON — Faint hope remains for the Edmonton Oilers' playoff hopes. Connor McDavid had a goal and an assist and Leon Draisaitl had three assists as the Oilers emerged with a 4-1 victory over the Columbus Blue Jackets on Thursday.

Price perfect as Canadiens blank Islanders 4-0; Montreal stays in playoff hunt

MONTREAL — Jonathan Drouin could not have picked a better time to break out of his lengthy scoring slump.

Price perfect as Canadiens blank Islanders 4-0; Montreal stays in playoff hunt

MONTREAL — Carey Price stopped all 27 shots for his fourth shutout of the season as the Montreal Canadiens blanked the New York Islanders 4-0 on Thursday to remain in the thick of the playoff race in the Eastern Conference.