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Raptors rookie OG Anunoby earns kudos from Cavaliers star LeBron James

CLEVELAND — LeBron James spent four games up-close and personal with OG Anunoby and came away impressed with the Raptors rookie. "I think he has a bright future.
Forsberg keeps scoring highlight-reel goals for Nashville; Predators take Game 6

Forsberg keeps scoring highlight-reel goals for Nashville; Predators take Game 6

WINNIPEG — P.K. Subban may have guaranteed a win in Game 6, but it was Filip Forsberg and Pekka Rinne who made it happen.
Forsberg, Rinne lead the way as Predators beat Jets to force Game 7

Forsberg, Rinne lead the way as Predators beat Jets to force Game 7

WINNIPEG — The Winnipeg Jets looked to have everything going for them heading into Monday.

Monday's Games

Monday's Games NHL Playoffs Second Round Nashville 4 Winnipeg 0 (Series tied 3-3) Washington 2 Pittsburgh 1 (OT) (Capitals win series 4-2) --- IIHF World Championship At Copenhagen Russia 6 Belarus 0 Sweden 3 France 0 At Herning, Denmark United State
Caps drop Penguins in OT to advance to conference finals

Caps drop Penguins in OT to advance to conference finals

PITTSBURGH — A cathartic celebration 20 years in the making began with a poke of Evgeny Kuznetsov's stick. It built as the puck that Kuznetsov tapped away from Sidney Crosby made its way to Washington Capitals teammate Alexander Ovechkin.
Raptors' DeRozan ejected from Game 4 for flagrant foul-2 on Cavs' Clarkson

Raptors' DeRozan ejected from Game 4 for flagrant foul-2 on Cavs' Clarkson

Raptors star DeMar DeRozan's miserable series against Cleveland continued on Monday as he was ejected for a flagrant foul-2 in Game 4.

Horses and soccer to converge at Calgary's Spruce Meadows in 2019

CALGARY — Combining horses with soccer isn't a stretch at Spruce Meadows, according to the equestrian facility's senior vice-president.
Cleveland's Lue speaks out in support of Raptors counterpart Dwane Casey

Cleveland's Lue speaks out in support of Raptors counterpart Dwane Casey

Cleveland Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue says the idea that Raptors coach Dwane Casey's job might be in jeopardy is absurd.
Van Gundy won't return to Pistons as coach or team president

Van Gundy won't return to Pistons as coach or team president

DETROIT — After four seasons of mostly mediocre results, the Detroit Pistons are moving on without Stan Van Gundy. He won't return as president of basketball operations and he isn't staying on as Detroit's coach, either.

Canadian-bred Flameaway being pointed to Plate following Derby run

Never has a 13th-place finish been so easy to accept for trainer Mark Casse. Canadian-bred Flameaway finished a distant 13th in the Kentucky Derby at a rain-soaked Churchill Downs on Saturday.