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Stafford throws for 2 TDs as Lions beat Beckham, Giants

Stafford throws for 2 TDs as Lions beat Beckham, Giants

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — So far, so good for Matthew Stafford and the Detroit Lions. Eli Manning and the New York Giants are heading in the opposite direction.
Letestu scores twice as Oilers top Flames in pre-season split-squad game

Letestu scores twice as Oilers top Flames in pre-season split-squad game

EDMONTON — Mark Letestu is hoping his pre-season start is a sign of things to come. Letestu scored a pair of goals as the Edmonton Oilers defeated the Calgary Flames 5-2 in a split-squad pre-season game on Monday.
Malone scores shootout winner as Wild defeat Jets 3-2 in pre-season

Malone scores shootout winner as Wild defeat Jets 3-2 in pre-season

WINNIPEG — Ryan Malone found a good way to get noticed in his come-back attempt with the Minnesota Wild.
Hoffman scores twice as Senators down Leafs in pre-season opener

Hoffman scores twice as Senators down Leafs in pre-season opener

OTTAWA — Pre-season game or not, Mike Babcock was less than impressed after the Ottawa Senators beat his Toronto Maple Leafs 6-2 Monday night. "Any way you look at it we got slapped," said the Leafs head coach.

Tigers pitcher Ferrell hit in head by liner, jogs off mound

Detroit Tigers pitcher Jeff Ferrell was alert and responsive after being hit in the head by a line drive Monday night. Ferrell was struck in the right side of the head by a drive off the bat off Oakland's Ryon Healy measured at 102.6 mph.
In 'Battle of the Sexes,' King passes a baton to Emma Stone

In 'Battle of the Sexes,' King passes a baton to Emma Stone

TORONTO — Walking through a tunnel alongside Billie Jean King at the grounds of the U.S. Open, Emma Stone gasped at the size of its main court.
Schaller short-handed goal caps Bruins comeback in 3-2 win over Canadiens

Schaller short-handed goal caps Bruins comeback in 3-2 win over Canadiens

QUEBEC — Tim Schaller's short-handed goal in the second period lifted the Boston Bruins to a 3-2 comeback victory over the Montreal Canadiens in NHL pre-season action on Monday night.

Toronto Wolfpack and captain Craig Hall earn end-of-year rugby league honours

The Toronto Wolfpack and captain Craig Hall were honoured Monday night with English rugby league awards.
Vancouver Canucks set to meet Los Angeles Kings in NHL's first foray into China

Vancouver Canucks set to meet Los Angeles Kings in NHL's first foray into China

About to turn 37 years old, Henrik Sedin didn't sound overly thrilled about the prospect of having to fly across the Pacific Ocean to play a couple of exhibition games ahead of the gruelling NHL season.
How a leaner Frederik Andersen learned how to take control of his weight

How a leaner Frederik Andersen learned how to take control of his weight

Frederik Andersen couldn't figure out why at the time, but there were points during his first season with the Toronto Maple Leafs when he noticed some unexplained weight gain.