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Palmieri scores 2 for 3rd straight game, Devils win

Palmieri scores 2 for 3rd straight game, Devils win

NEWARK, N.J. — Kyle Palmieri scored two goals for the third straight game and the New Jersey Devils rallied from their first deficits of the season to beat the San Jose Sharks 3-2 on Sunday.

Rising star Hannah Darling retires from Canadian women's rugby sevens team

TORONTO — Hannah Darling, a rising star in Canadian rugby sevens and a member of the bronze medal-winning team at the Rio Olympics, has retired from the national team. The 22-year-old from Warsaw, Ont., made the announcement Sunday via social media.

Canada 'A' rugby team edges Tonga 'A' 32-31 thanks to late penalty try

MONTEVIDEO, Uruguay — Canada 'A' took advantage of a late penalty try to edge Tonga 'A' 32-31 at the World Rugby Americas Pacific Challenge on Sunday. The Canadians (1-2-0) took the lead in the 69th minute after Tevita Hafoka was given a yellow card.
Matheson will have hearing with Department of Player Safety after Pettersson hit

Matheson will have hearing with Department of Player Safety after Pettersson hit

NEW YORK — Panthers defenceman Mike Matheson will have a hearing with the NHL's Department of Player Safety on Monday as a result of his hit on Vancouver Canucks rookie Elias Pettersson on Saturday night in Florida.
Childhood friends Lucas Cavallini and Jonathan Osorio reunited with Canada

Childhood friends Lucas Cavallini and Jonathan Osorio reunited with Canada

TORONTO — Together they rank as Canada's top soccer players currently plying their trade in North America. And Lucas Cavallini and Jonathan Osorio go way back.
Patrick Baumann, rising star in Olympic circles, dies at 51

Patrick Baumann, rising star in Olympic circles, dies at 51

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina — Patrick Baumann, the secretary general of basketball's world governing body who was seen as a potential IOC president, has died at the Youth Olympics. He was 51.

In Gee Chun fires 66 to win KEB Hana Bank Championship

INCHEON, Korea, Republic Of — Local favourite In Gee Chun fired a 6-under 66 to win the KEB Hana Bank Championship on Sunday and clinch her third LPGA Tour victory.
Biles bothered by new USA Gymnastics CEO's anti-Nike tweet

Biles bothered by new USA Gymnastics CEO's anti-Nike tweet

Olympic champion Simone Biles is upset about an anti-Nike tweet from USA Gymnastics interim president and CEO Mary Bono.
Djokovic wins a record fourth Shanghai Masters title

Djokovic wins a record fourth Shanghai Masters title

SHANGHAI — Novak Djokovic won a record fourth Shanghai Masters title with a 6-3, 6-4 win over 13th-seeded Borna Coric on Sunday. The second-seeded Djokovic has won all four Shanghai finals he's contested in his career (2012, 2013, 2015 and 2018).
Gaudreau scores in OT to lift Flames over Avalanche 3-2

Gaudreau scores in OT to lift Flames over Avalanche 3-2

DENVER — The Calgary Flames' strong finish rendered their slow start into an afterthought.