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Drake wears Humboldt Broncos jersey to Raptors' playoff opener against Wizards

Drake wears Humboldt Broncos jersey to Raptors' playoff opener against Wizards

TORONTO — Drake showed his support for the Humboldt hockey community Saturday. The Toronto rapper wore a No.
Blue Jays-Indians game postponed; forecast bad for Sunday

Blue Jays-Indians game postponed; forecast bad for Sunday

CLEVELAND — The Cleveland Indians have dealt with record-low temperatures, snow flurries and bone-chilling winds during their first homestand. The Indians managed to play the first eight games despite the obstacles.
Injured Broncos cheered by Stanley Cup visit to their hospital bedsides

Injured Broncos cheered by Stanley Cup visit to their hospital bedsides

SASKATOON — The Stanley Cup has visited the hospital bedsides of Humboldt Broncos who survived a deadly bus crash.
Barcelona unbeaten in record 39 straight La Liga games

Barcelona unbeaten in record 39 straight La Liga games

BARCELONA, Spain — Barcelona set a Spanish league record of 39 consecutive games unbeaten on Saturday, as it rebounded from its humbling Champions League exit by defeating Valencia 2-1 to continue its march to the domestic title.
Backup guard VanVleet out for Raptors' playoff opener against the Wizards

Backup guard VanVleet out for Raptors' playoff opener against the Wizards

TORONTO — The Toronto Raptors will be without Fred VanVleet for their first-round playoff game Saturday against the Washington Wizards. The backup guard suffered a bruised shoulder in Wednesday's regular-season finale in Miami.
'Brody was a gift:' Friends say goodbye to Humboldt Broncos statistician

'Brody was a gift:' Friends say goodbye to Humboldt Broncos statistician

HUMBOLDT, Sask. — Brody Hinz was such a sports fan that, in Grade 8, he made a special request to his principal — so special, he wrote it down in a letter.
Maple Leafs surprised at length of Nazem Kadri's suspension for hit on Wingels

Maple Leafs surprised at length of Nazem Kadri's suspension for hit on Wingels

BOSTON — The Toronto Maple Leafs expected Nazem Kadri to be suspended a game or two for his hit on Tommy Wingels in the 5-1 loss that opened their first-round playoff series with the Boston Bruins. The three-game ban, however, caught them off guard.
Canadian boxer Thomas Blumenfeld puts on gritty show in losing cause Down Under

Canadian boxer Thomas Blumenfeld puts on gritty show in losing cause Down Under

GOLD COAST, Australia — Canadian boxer Thomas Blumenfeld put on a gritty display Saturday in a losing cause against a bigger, stronger and more experienced opponent in the Commonwealth Games 64-kilogram gold-medal bout.
Canadian wrestler Michelle Fazzari injured going for gold at Commonwealth Games

Canadian wrestler Michelle Fazzari injured going for gold at Commonwealth Games

GOLD COAST, Australia — Canadian wrestler Michelle Fazzari had hoped for gold at the Commonwealth Games. She left in a wheelchair with a silver medal around her neck.
Wrestler Erica Wiebe named Canada's flag-bearer for Gold Coast closing ceremonies

Wrestler Erica Wiebe named Canada's flag-bearer for Gold Coast closing ceremonies

GOLD COAST, Australia — When the call came, Canadian wrestler Erica Wiebe thought she might be in trouble. The word from Wrestling Canada's executive director was to report immediately to the Canada office at the athletes village.