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ESPN laying off 100 staff

Apr 26, 2017 / 7:23 pm

ESPN is laying off about 100 employees, including former athletes-turned-broadcasters Trent Dilfer, Len Elmore and Danny Kanell, in a purge designed to focus...

Sharapova back, winning

Apr 26, 2017 / 4:47 pm

Looking relieved, Maria Sharapova went through her familiar routine of waving to the crowd and blowing kisses after winning her first match on her return from a...

It's official: Green is coach

Apr 26, 2017 / 11:21 am

The Vancouver Canucks have named Travis Green as their new head coach. The team confirmed Green's hiring in a release. He was scheduled be introduced at a...

Hockey loyalties divided

Apr 25, 2017 / 2:31 pm

With just two Canadian teams standing after the first round of the NHL playoffs, not everyone is rooting for a Stanley Cup final showdown between the Ottawa...

Tee it up with the pros

Apr 25, 2017 / 1:28 pm

Here's your chance to rub shoulders with some of the best up-and-coming professional golfers. Team entries are now being accepted for the pro-am portion of...

Green next Canucks coach

Apr 25, 2017 / 12:25 pm

The Vancouver Canucks are expected to name Travis Green their new head coach Wednesday. The Canucks say they will introduce their new coach at an afternoon...

Earnhardt Jr. to retire

Apr 25, 2017 / 8:57 am

Dale Earnhardt Jr. abruptly announced his retirement at the end of the season Tuesday, a decision that will cost NASCAR its most popular driver as the series...

Headed to nationals

Apr 25, 2017 / 5:00 am

Four members of the Kelowna Junior Racquetball Team have qualified to represent B.C. on the national stage. Malaya Galigan, Joey Lee, Mitchell Bell and Spencer...

Mastering the pool

Apr 24, 2017 / 9:25 pm

Several B.C., Canadian and U.S. records were shattered over the weekend at the Provincial Masters Swim Championships held at the H2O Centre. Two of those...

Canucks sign Dahlen

Apr 21, 2017 / 1:44 pm

The Vancouver Canucks have signed forward Jonathan Dahlen to a three-year entry level contract, the club announced Friday. Acquired from the Ottawa Senators for...

Linesman sues over hit

Apr 20, 2017 / 7:42 pm

NHL linesman Don Henderson is suing defenceman Dennis Wideman and the Calgary Flames for $10.25 million over a hit from behind during a game against the...

Leafs Nation draining pool

Apr 20, 2017 / 4:10 pm

Toronto Raptors fan Victor Anjos didn't think it'd be hard to find takers for his extra NBA playoff tickets. But he also wasn't counting on the...

Tryamkin going back to KHL

Apr 20, 2017 / 4:08 pm

The Vancouver Canucks say they are disappointed by defenceman Nikita Tryamkin's decision to bolt the club and return to the Kontinental Hockey League. The...