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Capitals head coach Barry Trotz soaking in Cup experience after long road

Capitals head coach Barry Trotz soaking in Cup experience after long road

LAS VEGAS — Barry Trotz waited a long time — 26 years behind professional hockey benches, to be exact — before getting his first crack at competing for a Stanley Cup.
Hamilton says getting record-tying seventh Canada GP win may be tougher

Hamilton says getting record-tying seventh Canada GP win may be tougher

MONTREAL — Lewis Hamilton's quest for a record-tying seventh Canadian Grand Prix victory will be tougher than he wanted.
NewsAlert: Bryan Colangelo resigns as Sixers' president amid Twitter scandal

NewsAlert: Bryan Colangelo resigns as Sixers' president amid Twitter scandal

PHILADELPHIA — Bryan Colangelo has resigned as the Philadelphia 76ers' president of basketball operations, the team has announced.

Calgary Stampeders make return of all-star receiver Eric Rogers official

CALGARY — The Calgary Stampeders made the return of all-star receiver Eric Rogers official Thursday. The 27-year-old Californian needed to pass a physical before re-joining the CFL team.

Canada finishes 6th in first appearance at prestigious Toulon soccer tournament

SALON DE PROVENCE, France — Mathieu Choiniere scored in a losing cause Thursday as Canada suffered its first setback at a prestigious youth soccer tournament, falling 2-1 to France in the fifth-place game.

UFC set to make New Brunswick debut at new Moncton Events Centre

TORONTO — Mixed martial arts giant UFC will make its New Brunswick debut this fall when it presents a Fight Night card at the new Moncton Events Centre. Moncton will become the 11th Canadian city to host a UFC card when the event gets underway Oct.

Canada's Dabrowski, Croatia's Pavic lose French Open mixed doubles final

PARIS — Canada's Gabriela Dabrowski and Croatia's Mate Pavic lost their mixed doubles final at the French Open on Thursday.
From Bermuda shorts to suit-shorts, designer gives NBA stars the thumbs-up

From Bermuda shorts to suit-shorts, designer gives NBA stars the thumbs-up

As a Bermuda designer, Rene Hill knows all about shorts — and she's giving a thumbs-up to the suit-shorts outfits worn by LeBron James and Draymond Green during the NBA Finals.
Canadian breeder Gunther knew early Justify was a special thoroughbred

Canadian breeder Gunther knew early Justify was a special thoroughbred

Canadian Tanya Gunther is quite the matchmaker. On Saturday, Justify will attempt to win the Belmont Stakes and become the 13th thoroughbred — and second since 1978 — to clinch the U.S. Triple Crown.
Dynasty's doorstep: Durant, Warriors take 3-0 lead in Finals

Dynasty's doorstep: Durant, Warriors take 3-0 lead in Finals

CLEVELAND — Kevin Durant stood calmly near midcourt — and a very familiar spot — as teammates Stephen Curry and Draymond Green screamed at him in celebration. Another momentous shot for Durant. And soon, probably another NBA championship.