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Dumba scores twice, Wild rout Canadiens 7-1

Dumba scores twice, Wild rout Canadiens 7-1

ST. PAUL, Minn. — Reeling and banged up, the Minnesota Wild were eager to get back on home ice. They took out their recent frustrations on the Montreal Canadiens on Tuesday night.
Nylander leads Maple Leafs to 4-1 win over Hurricanes

Nylander leads Maple Leafs to 4-1 win over Hurricanes

RALEIGH, N.C. — William Nylander can't make up for lost time with the Toronto Maple Leafs. That's not going to stop the right wing from trying.
Canucks rally in the third period to beat Blue Jackets 3-2

Canucks rally in the third period to beat Blue Jackets 3-2

COLUMBUS, Ohio — None of Vancouver's three goals on Tuesday night were particularly pretty. Two bounced in off skates, and the other caromed into the net off the backside of Columbus goalie Joonas Korpisalo. The Canucks will take them.

Bruins' David Backes takes skate to face, returns

Boston Bruins forward David Backes rushed himself off the ice Tuesday night after taking a skate blade to the face late in the first period but returned at the start of the second and finished the game.

Raptors coach Nick Nurse's 94-year-old mother dies

LOS ANGELES — Toronto Raptors coach Nick Nurse has rejoined his team in Los Angeles after the death of his 94-year-old mother. Nurse says his mother, Marcella Nurse, died Monday in Iowa, where he was born in the city of Carroll.

Gushue drops National Grand Slam of Curling opener against Schwaller

CONCEPTION BAY SOUTH, N.L. — Hometown favourite Brad Gushue began the National Grand Slam of Curling tournament with a loss Tuesday night. The skip from St. John's, N.L., fell 8-6 in an extra end to Switzerland's Yannick Schwaller.
Coach Hunter wants up-tempo Team Canada as world junior squad hits ice

Coach Hunter wants up-tempo Team Canada as world junior squad hits ice

COLWOOD, B.C. — Team Canada coach Tim Hunter says the team that looks to defend its world junior hockey title over the Christmas season will be one of the fastest ever.
Lions hire former Stampeders DC DeVone Claybrooks as head coach

Lions hire former Stampeders DC DeVone Claybrooks as head coach

VANCOUVER — DeVone Claybrooks has finally found the right place to become a head coach. There have been other job opportunities in both the CFL and NFL, the 41-year-old said, but something was always off. That changed with an offer from the B.C.
Christine Sinclair named Canadian Women's player of the year for the 14th time

Christine Sinclair named Canadian Women's player of the year for the 14th time

TORONTO — Canada teammate Jordyn Huitema hadn't been born when Christine Sinclair won her first Canadian Women's Player of the Year Award in 2000. Eighteen years later, Sinclair's remarkable soccer career continues to impress.
Whitecaps trade captain Waston to Cincinnati for cash, future considerations

Whitecaps trade captain Waston to Cincinnati for cash, future considerations

VANCOUVER — The Vancouver Whitecaps have traded former captain Kendall Waston to FC Cincinnati in exchange for US$450,000 of general allocation money, $300,000 of targeted allocation money, a 2019 international roster spot and future considerations.