Heavy snow wipes out Lake Louise World Cup men's downhill training again

LAKE LOUISE, Alta. - Training was cancelled for a second straight day at the season-opening World Cup downhill at Lake Louise, Alta.

Canada's Meagan Duhamel and Eric Radford lead after short program at NHK Trophy

Canada's Meagan Duhamel and Eric Radford lead after short program at NHK Trophy

OSAKA, Japan - Canada's Meagan Duhamel and Eric Radford finished first in the short program at the NHK Trophy on Friday.


Thunder G Russell Westbrook to return Friday night vs. Knicks

OKLAHOMA CITY - The Thunder say point guard Russell Westbrook will return to action Friday night against the New York Knicks.


Ireland great Jack Kyle, considered one of the best rugby players of all time, dies at 88

DUBLIN - Jack Kyle, the dashing flyhalf who illuminated Ireland's backline in the 1940s and '50s and is considered one of the greatest rugby players of all time, has died. He was 88.


Elimimian named CFL's outstanding player, top defensive performer

VANCOUVER - A record-setting season earned Solomon Elimimian a piece of CFL history Thursday night.


Ski racing air bag soon to debut on World Cup tested on Canadians

Ski racing air bag soon to debut on World Cup tested on Canadians

CALGARY - An air bag soon to be introduced to World Cup ski racing was tested on the backs of Canadian athletes.


Turkish man charged over stabbing death of Serbian basketball fan

ANKARA, Turkey - Turkey's state-run news agency says an Istanbul court has charged a Turkish man with murder over the stabbing death of a Serbian basketball fan and ordered him imprisoned pending trial.


World Sports

Over half of Canadians surveyed in poll love the Grey Cup but fewer will watch

More than half the Canadians who took part in a recent online survey agreed the Grey Cup is an important national symbol but less than half that number plan on watching the big game and younger Canadians are even less inclined.


UEFA charges Tottenham for 3 fans running on pitch in Europa League ambush marketing stunt

UEFA charges Tottenham for 3 fans running on pitch in Europa League ambush marketing stunt

NYON, Switzerland - UEFA has opened a case against Tottenham after three spectators ran on the pitch during a Europa League match in an ambush marketing stunt.


Canada hooker Ray Barkwill banned for 9 weeks for making contact with opponent's eye

DUBLIN - Canadian hooker Ray Barkwill has been banned for nine weeks for making contact with an opponent's eye during a rugby test match against Romania.


Elimimian becomes first pure defensive performer named CFL's outstanding player

Elimimian becomes first pure defensive performer  named CFL's outstanding player

VANCOUVER - B.C. Lions linebacker Solomon Elimimian is the CFL's outstanding player.


Calgary running back Jon Cornish named CFL's top Canadian player once again

VANCOUVER - Running back Jon Cornish of the Calgary Stampeders is the CFL's top Canadian.


Edmonton Eskimos linebacker Dexter McCoil captures CFL's top rookie award

VANCOUVER - Edmonton Eskimos linebacker Dexter McCoil is the CFL's top rookie.


Argos kicker-punter Waters named CFL's top special-teams performer

VANCOUVER - Swayze Waters of the Toronto Argonauts is the CFL's top special-teams player.


B.C. Lions linebacker Solomon Elimimian named CFL's top defensive player

VANCOUVER - B.C. Lions linebacker Solomon Elimimian is the CFL's top defensive player.