New York Islanders hire Stanley Cup champion Barry Trotz as head coach

NEW YORK ISLANDERS HIRE STANLEY CUP CHAMPION BARRY TROTZ AS HEAD COACH

DALLAS - The New York Islanders have hired Barry Trotz as their new head coach. President of hockey operations Lou Lamoriello announced...

It's Cristiano Ronaldo's World Cup so far, and his teammates and Lionel Messi are only watching

IT'S CRISTIANO RONALDO'S WORLD CUP SO FAR, AND HIS TEAMMATES AND LIONEL MESSI ARE ONLY WATCHING

MOSCOW - Cristiano Ronaldo walked out for warmups at sun-splashed Luzhniki Stadium with diamonds affixed to each earlobe and a new...

 
 
 
Russia's World Cup has ‘united the country' - by inspiring Siberians to stay up until 4 a.m. to watch

RUSSIA'S WORLD CUP HAS ‘UNITED THE COUNTRY' - BY INSPIRING SIBERIANS TO STAY UP UNTIL 4 A.M. TO WATCH

ULAN-UDE, Russia - It is light by the time they stumble out of the bar, arms clasped around one another for support, taking greedy...

Mathew Barzal proactive with his hairstyle now that Lamoriello is in charge of the Islanders

MATHEW BARZAL PROACTIVE WITH HIS HAIRSTYLE NOW THAT LAMORIELLO IS IN CHARGE OF THE ISLANDERS

LAS VEGAS - Mathew Barzal said he is more than happy to have Lou Lamoriello as his new boss. And he's got the barbershop receipt to...

 
 
 

NHL'S MOST OUTSTANDING PLAYER? CONNOR MCDAVID GETS THE PLAYERS' VOTE

LAS VEGAS - The players have spoken. Snubbed by the media in the voting for the Hart Trophy, Connor McDavid earned the respect of his...

J.A. Happ nearly goes the distance as Toronto Blue Jays salvage split with surging Atlanta Braves

J.A. HAPP NEARLY GOES THE DISTANCE AS TORONTO BLUE JAYS SALVAGE SPLIT WITH SURGING ATLANTA BRAVES

TORONTO - Kendrys Morales hit a two-run homer and J.A. Happ was solid over 8 1/3 innings as the Toronto Blue Jays defeated the Atlanta...

 
 
 
World Cup fans flock to popular pub in Sochi - in the very same building Russia carried out its notorious doping scheme

WORLD CUP FANS FLOCK TO POPULAR PUB IN SOCHI - IN THE VERY SAME BUILDING RUSSIA CARRIED OUT ITS NOTORIOUS DOPING SCHEME

SOCHI, Russia - The bartender at the restaurant here flipped a liquor bottle stylishly around his back and laid out the ingredients...

THE RAPTORS HAVE NO PICKS IN THURSDAY'S NBA DRAFT, BUT ARE WORKING TO JOIN THE PARTY

TORONTO - The Toronto Raptors have been busy trying to trade their way into this year's NBA draft. Toronto has no pick in Thursday's...

 
 
 
Can Rasmus Dahlin become the next Nicklas Lidstrom? NHL draft will be the first step toward knowing

CAN RASMUS DAHLIN BECOME THE NEXT NICKLAS LIDSTROM? NHL DRAFT WILL BE THE FIRST STEP TOWARD KNOWING

Rasmus Dahlin is drawing comparisons to a pair of the best defenceman in the game today and to one of the best of all time. No pressure. The...

CFL Week 2: B.C. Lions QB Jonathon Jennings tries to find the right amount of swagger

CFL WEEK 2: B.C. LIONS QB JONATHON JENNINGS TRIES TO FIND THE RIGHT AMOUNT OF SWAGGER

Somewhere between the cockiness that B.C. receiver Manny Arceneaux recommends for his quarterback and the humility that has taken root...

 
 
 

STREAKING FAN WHO RAN ONTO FIELD, SUBSEQUENTLY GOT ROCKED BY B.C. LIONS DEFENDER HIRES LAW FIRM

VANCOUVER - A streaking fan who was hit by a B.C. Lions player has retained the services of a Toronto law firm. In a statement released...

Connor McDavid's ‘value' took a hit when the Edmonton Oilers imploded this season

CONNOR MCDAVID'S ‘VALUE' TOOK A HIT WHEN THE EDMONTON OILERS IMPLODED THIS SEASON

LAS VEGAS - Peter Chiarelli still can't believe it. Not even a finalist? Really? The general manager of the Edmonton Oilers is on the...

 
 
 
Brazil got stifled, Germany looked feeble: Why the favourites are floundering early at the World Cup

BRAZIL GOT STIFLED, GERMANY LOOKED FEEBLE: WHY THE FAVOURITES ARE FLOUNDERING EARLY AT THE WORLD CUP

Four of the pre-tournament powerhouses - Argentina, Brazil, France and Germany - mustered just one narrow win and two draws between...

Departure of Barry Trotz begins the likely breakup of this Washington Capitals roster

DEPARTURE OF BARRY TROTZ BEGINS THE LIKELY BREAKUP OF THIS WASHINGTON CAPITALS ROSTER

The last time Barry Trotz was a free agent, he reportedly waited 30 minutes before the Washington Capitals called and offered him a...

 
 
 

LATE HEADER FROM HARRY KANE GIVES ENGLAND 2-1 WIN OVER TUNISIA

VOLGOGRAD, Russia - Twice wrestled to the ground during the match, England captain Harry Kane finally evaded the Tunisian defence just...

Who will acquire Erik Karlsson? Will the Canadiens get their No. 1 centre? Plenty of intrigue surrounds NHL draft

WHO WILL ACQUIRE ERIK KARLSSON? WILL THE CANADIENS GET THEIR NO. 1 CENTRE? PLENTY OF INTRIGUE SURROUNDS NHL DRAFT

When the NHL Entry Draft comes around, it doesn't matter if a team finished dead last or won the Stanley Cup. It has a way of breathing...

 
 
 

BARRY TROTZ RESIGNS AS WASHINGTON CAPITALS COACH AFTER LEADING TEAM TO STANLEY CUP

Barry Trotz has resigned as coach of the Washington Capitals after leading them to the Stanley Cup. The team announced the resignation...

Caster Semenya launches legal challenge against ‘discriminatory' rule that limits testosterone in certain races

CASTER SEMENYA LAUNCHES LEGAL CHALLENGE AGAINST ‘DISCRIMINATORY' RULE THAT LIMITS TESTOSTERONE IN CERTAIN RACES

Caster Semenya, the two-time Olympic champion from South Africa in the 800 meters, said Monday that she would legally challenge track...

 
 
 
Tough course or easy, Brooks Koepka repeats as U.S. Open champ

TOUGH COURSE OR EASY, BROOKS KOEPKA REPEATS AS U.S. OPEN CHAMP

SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. - Brooks Koepka has the game to win a U.S. Open on any course. One year after Koepka overpowered the wide fairways...

Hirving Lozano goal sees Mexico stun reigning champions Germany 1-0 at World Cup

HIRVING LOZANO GOAL SEES MEXICO STUN REIGNING CHAMPIONS GERMANY 1-0 AT WORLD CUP

MOSCOW - Defending World Cup champions have been finding it hard to get out of the group stage lately, and Germany is proving no exception. The...

 
 
 



Marvin Bagley III choisi par les Kings ! Le gros pari de Divac

Marvin Bagley III choisi par les Kings ! Le gros pari de Divac

Les Sacramento Kings tentent un énorme pari en sélectionnant Marvin Bagley III devant notamment un certain Luka Doncic.. Read more ...

Report: Buccaneers QB Jameis Winston to receive three-game suspension for...

Report: Buccaneers QB Jameis Winston to receive three-game suspension for Uber incident

The Tampa Bay quarterback is expected to be suspended by the NFL to start the 2018 season after allegations he groped an Uber driver in 2016. Read more ...

Argentina could face elimination after losing to Croatia, 3-0

Argentina could face elimination after losing to Croatia, 3-0

FC Yahoo's Ryan Bailey recaps the match and shares what Argentina needs to do to stand a chance after a disappointing loss. Read more ...

Nigeria vs. Iceland: Pick your Super Eagles XI

Nigeria vs. Iceland: Pick your Super Eagles XI

Should Gernot Rohr shuffle his pack after the West African giants' disappointing opening World Cup defeat by Croatia? Read more ...

Argentina 0 Croatia 3: Caballero drops clanger as Messi's men are stunned

Argentina 0 Croatia 3: Caballero drops clanger as Messi's men are stunned

Lionel Messi's World Cup woes continued as Argentina crashed to a 3-0 defeat to Croatia at the Nizhny Novgorod Stadium. Read more ...

Croatia advances at World Cup, Argentina in big trouble

Croatia advances at World Cup, Argentina in big trouble

Argentina is hanging by a thread at the World Cup after suffering a 3-0 loss to Croatia on Thursday. The win allowed Croatia to take control of Group D with six points from two... Read more ...

5 must-see games on the 2018-19 NHL schedule

5 must-see games on the 2018-19 NHL schedule

Mark your calendars: The NHL schedule is here. The league announced the full slate of games for the 2018-19 season Thursday afternoon. The schedule offers plenty of reasons to... Read more ...

NBA Draft 2018 rumors: Heat willing to deal Justise Winslow for first-round pick

NBA Draft 2018 rumors: Heat willing to deal Justise Winslow for first-round pick

Winslow averaged 7.8 points and 5.4 rebounds per game in 2017-18. Read more ...

Suns pick Deandre Ayton No. 1 as NBA draft kicks off

Suns pick Deandre Ayton No. 1 as NBA draft kicks off

Deandre Ayton will stay in the desert. The Suns on Thursday night made the Arizona stud center the No. 1 pick in the NBA draft, as most experts predicted. The 7-foot-1 big man... Read more ...

The Latest: Philly fans continue to make a play for LeBron

The Latest: Philly fans continue to make a play for LeBron

Even on NBA draft night, some in Philadelphia is already thinking about free agency and the pursuit of LeBron James Read more ...