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Oilers coming to Kelowna

Sep 19, 2019 / 11:45 am

UPDATE: 11:45 a.m. The Edmonton Oilers are expected to arrive in Kelowna late Friday night following a pre-season game with the Calgary Flames. They will spend...

Canucks ink Boeser to deal

Sep 16, 2019 / 6:55 pm

Sniper Brock Boeser will be rejoining the Vancouver Canucks after inking a new contract. The NHL club announced the deal Monday evening. The deal is for three...

Labour peace in NHL

Sep 16, 2019 / 12:14 pm

National Hockey League players have decided not to opt out of the collective bargaining agreement, guaranteeing labour peace until at least 2022. The NHLPA...

Ice Hawks chasing first win

Sep 16, 2019 / 5:00 am

The Delta Ice Hawks are hoping to get rewarded for their hard work as soon as Tuesday night. After a dominant three-year run, the Hawks find themselves in...

B.C. coach for Western team

Sep 16, 2019 / 5:00 am

Blake Stewart, the coach behind BC Rugby League team the Coastal Cougars, has been appointed the coach of Western Canada’s Rugby League team. Stewart, who...

Speedy new-look Chiefs

Sep 13, 2019 / 2:14 pm

The Kelowna Chiefs start the 2019-20 Kootenay International Hockey League season against valley rivals the Summerland Steam. The club had an exceptional season...

Bianca win means big bucks

Sep 9, 2019 / 1:30 pm

Teen tennis phenom Bianca Andreescu won US$3.85 million when she beat Serena Williams in the women's final at the U.S. Open, but it's likely that...

Nadal wins thrilling Open

Sep 9, 2019 / 6:25 am

Rafael Nadal's 19th Grand Slam trophy went from inevitable to suddenly in doubt in a thrill-a-minute U.S. Open final. What had all the makings of a crowning...

Andreescu vs Williams

Sep 6, 2019 / 5:35 am

Canada's Bianca Andreescu will attempt to make Canadian tennis history in the US Open women's singles final on Saturday. Andreescu's 7-6 (3), 7-5...

Canadian to US Open final

Sep 5, 2019 / 9:41 pm

Canada's Bianca Andreescu is on to the US Open final. The 19-year-old from Mississauga, Ont., continued her impressive season with a 7-6 (3), 7-5 win over...

Angels pitcher dies of OD

Sep 1, 2019 / 6:47 am

The family of Los Angeles Angels pitcher Tyler Skaggs says it was startled to learn that a club employee "may" be part of the investigation into the...

Kansas City Royals sold

Aug 30, 2019 / 3:45 pm

David Glass and his family on Friday announced the sale of the Kansas City Royals to an ownership group led by local entrepreneur John Sherman in a deal...

NHL won't terminate deal

Aug 30, 2019 / 3:42 pm

Citing momentum from a sustained period of labour peace, the NHL said Friday it has informed the NHL Players' Association it will not use its option to...

Osaka into third round

Aug 29, 2019 / 4:04 pm

Naomi Osaka smacked a forehand winner into the open court, bringing Colin Kaepernick and Kobe Bryant to their feet in applause. Osaka has power in her strokes...

Finalist for Invictus Games

Aug 28, 2019 / 10:55 am

Krista Seguin was elated with the announcement Monday that Greater Victoria is one of two finalists in the bid to host the 2022 Invictus Games. Taking part in...

Coco's comeback at Open

Aug 28, 2019 / 6:28 am

Here's how new all of this is to Coco Gauff: She didn't quite realize she only has to play every other day at the U.S. Open. "I'm still used to...

Serena beats Sharapova

Aug 27, 2019 / 10:17 am

Serena Williams was not about to let Maria Sharapova make a match of this. So facing a break point early in the second set, Williams conjured up a backhand...

Benning - three more years

Aug 21, 2019 / 12:14 pm

Despite five seasons of mediocre on-ice results, Vancouver Canucks general manager Jim Benning believes his new contract shows that the team trusts his plan for...

Canadians take top prizes

Aug 21, 2019 / 9:23 am

A tournament featuring some of Canada's top female golfers wrapped in Osoyoos Tuesday with a challenging chip to set up for a birdie by the winner. Judith...

Falcons finale rained out

Aug 11, 2019 / 5:15 pm

Mother Nature has put an end to a disappointing season for the Kelowna Falcons. Sunday's regular season finale against the visiting Bellingham Bells was...