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After 8 years as NBA assistant, Hammon to lead team in WNBA

After 8 years as NBA assistant, Hammon to lead team in WNBA

Becky Hammon was ready to lead her own team. So she went back to where her professional career began — the WNBA. Hammon, an assistant with the San Antonio Spurs, will take over as the Las Vegas Aces' head coach after the NBA season concludes.
Canadiens have 22 team members in COVID-19 protocol after adding five

Canadiens have 22 team members in COVID-19 protocol after adding five

MONTREAL — The Montreal Canadiens have 22 team members in the NHL's COVID-19 protocol after adding five more Tuesday.
Canadian women's hockey team cautious after COVID cases, no more games until Beijing

Canadian women's hockey team cautious after COVID cases, no more games until Beijing

CALGARY — Canada's women's hockey team won't play any more games before the Winter Olympics and will enter a bubble to ensure players can board a plane to Beijing in less than a month.
Oilers captain McDavid tests positive for COVID-19, team awaiting more results

Oilers captain McDavid tests positive for COVID-19, team awaiting more results

TORONTO — Edmonton captain Connor McDavid was held out of practice Tuesday after testing positive for COVID-19, leaving his availability for the Oilers' game Wednesday night in Toronto in dobut.
Eriksen eyes comeback from cardiac arrest, targets World Cup

Eriksen eyes comeback from cardiac arrest, targets World Cup

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Christian Eriksen is targeting a comeback from his cardiac arrest to play for Denmark in the World Cup in November.
Zelinka, Pendrel bring wealth of experience as top athletes to coaching careers

Zelinka, Pendrel bring wealth of experience as top athletes to coaching careers

Jessica Zelinka was among the finest female athletes on the planet in the heptathlon, an event that requires excellence across seven different running, jumping and throwing disciplines.
WHL suspends activities for Moose Jaw, Red Deer and Edmonton due to COVID-10

WHL suspends activities for Moose Jaw, Red Deer and Edmonton due to COVID-10

CALGARY — The Western Hockey League has postponed five games after suspending team activities for the Edmonton Oil Kings, Moose Jaw Warriors and Red Deer Rebels.
Watanabe, Mykhailiuk unavailable against Spurs after entering NBA's health protocol

Watanabe, Mykhailiuk unavailable against Spurs after entering NBA's health protocol

TORONTO — The Raptors have announced that Yuta Watanabe and Svi Mykhailiuk have entered the NBA's health and safety protocols and will not be available for Toronto's game Tuesday night against visiting San Antonio.
Roethlisberger, Steelers top Browns to stay in playoff mix

Roethlisberger, Steelers top Browns to stay in playoff mix

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Ben Roethlisberger passed for 123 yards with a touchdown and an interception in likely his last start at Heinz Field, and the Pittsburgh Steelers handled the listless Cleveland Browns 26-14 on Monday night to keep their postseason h
Rangers sit atop NHL after Kreider, Strome help beat Oilers

Rangers sit atop NHL after Kreider, Strome help beat Oilers

NEW YORK (AP) — Chris Kreider scored his 20th goal, Ryan Strome had a goal and two assists, and the New York Rangers beat the slumping Edmonton Oilers 4-1 Monday night for their third straight win.