Monthly Archives: September 2016

Ryan Kesler takes on the villain role at the World Cup of Hockey


Every successful soap opera needs a good villain, which is why we can all be grateful for Ryan Kesler’s presence on the U.S. World Cup roster. read more

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Bode Miller sues Austrian ski supplier Head, eyes racing with other brand



Six-time Olympic medalist Bode Miller has sued ski manufacturer Head as he wants to resume World Cup racing with a different equipment supplier. read more

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The best of Vin Scully: Here are five of his greatest calls



The last go-round for the Los Angeles Dodgers’ Hall of Fame announcer Vin Scully begins on Monday night. read more

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Steven Stamkos finally on the hockey world stage after Sochi heartbreak



You can hear it in Steven Stamkos’s voice, how the Sochi Olympics broke his heart. read more

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Leaked records prove a key flaw for WADA is transparency



Four core members of the double-bronze-medalist Canadian women’s soccer team, including captain Christine Sinclair, were granted Therapeutic Use Exemptions (TUEs) to take a banned asthma medication that can expand lung capacity. read more

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Draisaitl’s OT goal leads Europe past Czech Republic



Europe coach Ralph Krueger was well aware of the odds against his team in the World Cup of Hockey. His players didn’t focus on that and instead listened to his message. read more

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Blue Jays appoint long-time executive Paul Beeston president emeritus



The Toronto Blue Jays have named former long-time executive Paul Beeston president emeritus. read more

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Former Calgary cop to head group studying 2026 Olympic bid


Former Calgary police chief and politician Rick Hanson is back in the public eye as the head of the city’s exploration committee studying a possible bid for the 2026 Winter Olympics. read more

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Tesla says lawsuits could delay SolarCity deal



Elon Musk-led Tesla Motor Inc said on Monday its proposed acquisition of SolarCity Corp could be delayed due to shareholder lawsuits challenging the deal. read more

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U.S. home builder sentiment rises in September as sales improve



Confidence among U.S. home builders has surged to the highest level in nearly a year, reflecting a brighter outlook for sales now and into 2017. read more

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