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    Sharks jump on Golden Knights to stay alive in series

    Sharks jump on Golden Knights to stay alive in series


    Tomas Hertl got San Jose off to the fast start that had been missing the past three games, Martin Jones came up with the big saves and the Sharks staved off elimination by beating the Vegas Golden Knights 5-2 in Game 5 of their first-round series...

    Tomas Hertl got San Jose off to the fast start that had been missing the past three games, Martin Jones came up with the big saves and the Sharks staved off elimination by beating the Vegas Golden Knights 5-2 in Game 5 of their first-round series Thursday night.

    Blues strike late to take series lead over Jets

    Blues strike late to take series lead over Jets


    Jaden Schwartz scored with 15 seconds remaining in the third period, lifting the Blues to a 3-2 victory over the Winnipeg Jets on Thursday and handing St. Louis a 3-2 series lead in their Western Conference...

    Jaden Schwartz scored with 15 seconds remaining in the third period, lifting the Blues to a 3-2 victory over the Winnipeg Jets on Thursday and handing St. Louis a 3-2 series lead in their Western Conference quarter-final.

    Hurricanes put a hurt on Capitals, Oshie to tie series 2-2

    Hurricanes put a hurt on Capitals, Oshie to tie series 2-2


    Teuvo Teravainen scored the go-ahead goal with 27.9 seconds left in the second period, and the Carolina Hurricanes beat the Washington Capitals 2-1 on Thursday night to even their playoff series at two games...

    Teuvo Teravainen scored the go-ahead goal with 27.9 seconds left in the second period, and the Carolina Hurricanes beat the Washington Capitals 2-1 on Thursday night to even their playoff series at two games apiece.

    Brooke Henderson fires a 68, in the mix to defend title in Hawaii

    Brooke Henderson fires a 68, in the mix to defend title in Hawaii


    Eun-Hee Ji rebounded from a bogey on the par-4 18th with an eagle on the par-5 first and shot a 7-under 65 to take a two-stroke lead over Nelly Korda on Thursday in the Lotte...

    Eun-Hee Ji rebounded from a bogey on the par-4 18th with an eagle on the par-5 first and shot a 7-under 65 to take a two-stroke lead over Nelly Korda on Thursday in the Lotte Championship.

    Facing early playoff exit, Flames focused on one game at a time

    Facing early playoff exit, Flames focused on one game at a time


    Facing elimination in Friday's fifth game of their opening-round playoff series against the Colorado Avalanche, Flames head coach Bill Peters doesn't want his players making the mountain bigger by thinking they have to win three games in a...

    Facing elimination in Friday's fifth game of their opening-round playoff series against the Colorado Avalanche, Flames head coach Bill Peters doesn't want his players making the mountain bigger by thinking they have to win three games in a row.

    'We can still fix it,' Babcock says of team's poor execution as Leafs head to Boston

    'We can still fix it,' Babcock says of team's poor execution as Leafs head to Boston


    A couple crucial mistakes largely pinned on a lack of attention to detail cost Toronto dearly in its failed bid to grab a 3-1 stranglehold on a series that now shifts back to Boston for Friday's Game...

    A couple crucial mistakes largely pinned on a lack of attention to detail cost Toronto dearly in its failed bid to grab a 3-1 stranglehold on a series that now shifts back to Boston for Friday's Game 5.

    Sidney Crosby says he won't join Team Canada for worlds

    Sidney Crosby says he won't join Team Canada for worlds


    Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby says he won't join Team Canada for the world championships in Slovakia in...

    Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby says he won't join Team Canada for the world championships in Slovakia in May.

    Blue Jays bats beat up Twins for 1st series win of season

    Blue Jays bats beat up Twins for 1st series win of season


    Randal Grichuk, Justin Smoak and Teoscar Hernandez hit home runs and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Minnesota Twins 7-4 on...

    Randal Grichuk, Justin Smoak and Teoscar Hernandez hit home runs and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Minnesota Twins 7-4 on Thursday.

    Paquin wants to make emotional return to Canada 7s a winning one

    Paquin wants to make emotional return to Canada 7s a winning one


    Almost three years after becoming an Olympic medallist in Rio, Karen Paquin is finally healthy, back in Canadian colours, and raring to go as the HSBC World Series makes its fourth stop of the season in Japan beginning...

    Almost three years after becoming an Olympic medallist in Rio, Karen Paquin is finally healthy, back in Canadian colours, and raring to go as the HSBC World Series makes its fourth stop of the season in Japan beginning Friday.

    Load management 101: How the Raptors have treated Kawhi Leonard

    Load management 101: How the Raptors have treated Kawhi Leonard


    While the Raptors undoubtedly practised load management in the past, it became a thing when Kawhi Leonard arrived. Coming off a serious quadriceps injury that sidelined him for all but nine games last season with San Antonio, the Raptors were cautious...

    While the Raptors undoubtedly practised load management in the past, it became a thing when Kawhi Leonard arrived. Coming off a serious quadriceps injury that sidelined him for all but nine games last season with San Antonio, the Raptors were cautious with their new star

    The Canadian Premier League is coming to CBC Sports

    The Canadian Premier League is coming to CBC Sports


    CBC Sports and CBCSports.ca will live stream 20 games of the Canadian Premier League, including the league's inaugural match Apr. 27 at 1 p.m. ET when Hamilton's Forge FC hosts Toronto's York9...

    CBC Sports and CBCSports.ca will live stream 20 games of the Canadian Premier League, including the league's inaugural match Apr. 27 at 1 p.m. ET when Hamilton's Forge FC hosts Toronto's York9 FC.

    Ticket sales: The least understood side of the Olympics

    Ticket sales: The least understood side of the Olympics


    It's Olympic ticket sales time again, perhaps the least understood side of the games. "Time flies," said Kosuke Kitajima, a four-time Olympic swimming gold medalist from Japan. "It's as if the Rio de Janeiro Olympics were just...

    It's Olympic ticket sales time again, perhaps the least understood side of the games. "Time flies," said Kosuke Kitajima, a four-time Olympic swimming gold medalist from Japan. "It's as if the Rio de Janeiro Olympics were just yesterday."

    Defending champion Brooke Henderson 2 shots back at Lotte Championship

    Defending champion Brooke Henderson 2 shots back at Lotte Championship


    Canadian Brooke Henderson began defence of her Lotte Championship by shooting a 65 in the opening round and sits two shots back of leader Nelly...

    Canadian Brooke Henderson began defence of her Lotte Championship by shooting a 65 in the opening round and sits two shots back of leader Nelly Korda.

    Hockey Night in Canada podcast: 20th anniversary of Gretzky's last game

    Hockey Night in Canada podcast: 20th anniversary of Gretzky's last game


    April 18, 1999 is a day many hockey fans have etched in their memories. On that day, Wayne Gretzky played is his final game in the NHL. It's hard to believe it's been 20 years since he last laced up. On this week's episode, we look back on that day as...

    April 18, 1999 is a day many hockey fans have etched in their memories. On that day, Wayne Gretzky played is his final game in the NHL. It's hard to believe it's been 20 years since he last laced up. On this week's episode, we look back on that day as the "Great One" joins the Hockey Night In Canada podcast.

    New records, new faces make for exciting times in figure skating

    New records, new faces make for exciting times in figure skating


    At the beginning of each skating season, the prospect of what might happen seems so clear. However, once the competitions start, the reality sets in and skater projections can sometimes go out the...

    At the beginning of each skating season, the prospect of what might happen seems so clear. However, once the competitions start, the reality sets in and skater projections can sometimes go out the window.

    9 things about Wayne Gretzky's last game...in 99 seconds

    9 things about Wayne Gretzky's last game...in 99 seconds


    It's been 20 years since the Great One played his final game, and Rob Pizzo looks back at some interesting facts about that Sunday...

    It's been 20 years since the Great One played his final game, and Rob Pizzo looks back at some interesting facts about that Sunday afternoon

    Wayne Gretzky says Alex Ovechkin 'absolutely' can break his goal record

    Wayne Gretzky says Alex Ovechkin 'absolutely' can break his goal record


    While the odds are stacked against Alex Ovechkin, hockey legend Wayne Gretzky believes the longtime Washington Capitals' star forward has a good chance to break his goal...

    While the odds are stacked against Alex Ovechkin, hockey legend Wayne Gretzky believes the longtime Washington Capitals' star forward has a good chance to break his goal record.

    Bruins' Pastrnak returns to 1st love — beating the Leafs

    Bruins' Pastrnak returns to 1st love — beating the Leafs


    Boston's David Pastrnak proved a nemesis again for the Toronto Maple Leafs, sparking the Bruins to a crucial Game 4 win on...

    Boston's David Pastrnak proved a nemesis again for the Toronto Maple Leafs, sparking the Bruins to a crucial Game 4 win on Wednesday.

    From the Archives: Wayne Gretzky plays his final NHL game

    From the Archives: Wayne Gretzky plays his final NHL game


    On April 18, 1999, The Great One laced up his skates for the last time. Gretzky would earn an assist on a Brian Leetch goal, but his New York Rangers ultimately lost 2-1 to the Pittsburgh Penguins in...

    On April 18, 1999, The Great One laced up his skates for the last time. Gretzky would earn an assist on a Brian Leetch goal, but his New York Rangers ultimately lost 2-1 to the Pittsburgh Penguins in overtime.