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Whitecaps drop Morales

Dec 7, 2016 / 11:54 am

The Vancouver Whitecaps have announced they will not exercise the 2017 contract option on midfielder and captain Pedro Morales. The Chilean leaves the club with...

Ruck earns swim medal

Dec 7, 2016 / 9:52 am

It continues to be a year to remember for Taylor Ruck. Fresh off a pair of medals at the Rio Olympics, the Kelowna-born swimmer won bronze in the 200 metre...

Heisman winner found dead

Dec 6, 2016 / 4:16 pm

Heisman Trophy winner Rashaan Salaam was found dead Monday night in a Boulder park less than two miles from Folsom Field, where he carved his name into the...

Maltais retires from hill

Dec 6, 2016 / 1:45 pm

Canada's Dominique Maltais is retiring from competitive snowboarding. She battled a back injury last season and has not been able to recover enough to allow...

Disc surgery for Canuck

Dec 5, 2016 / 12:04 pm

Vancouver Canucks forward Derek Dorsett is set to undergo neck surgery, the club announced Monday. The cervical fusion surgery to repair disc degeneration will...

Lions re-sign Rainey

Dec 5, 2016 / 11:57 am

The B.C. Lions have re-signed star kick returner and running back Chris Rainey to a contract extension through the 2018 season, the club announced Monday. The...

Canada slides to gold

Dec 4, 2016 / 8:00 am

Canadian bobsled star Kaillie Humphries added another gold medal to her trophy case Saturday, finishing first in the season-opening World Cup on the track where...

Canucks win in shootout

Dec 4, 2016 / 6:27 am

The last time Ryan Miller faced the Toronto Maple Leafs his night ended with an ejection following a wild line brawl. The veteran goalie for the Canucks wrapped...

All eyes on grudge match

Dec 3, 2016 / 6:52 am

Erik Gudbranson trudged off the ice at Air Canada Centre last month furious at what had just happened. His Vancouver Canucks were embarrassed 6-3 by the Toronto...

Skeleton win at Whistler

Dec 3, 2016 / 6:32 am

Elisabeth Vathje of Canada won the opening race of the women's skeleton World Cup season Friday night at Whistler, easily prevailing on the track that...

Paid to keep mouth shut

Dec 2, 2016 / 6:54 am

A former Chelsea soccer player said he was paid 50,000 pounds ($77,500) by the Premier League club to "keep a lid" on sexual abuse he suffered at the...

Ducks down Canucks 3-1

Dec 2, 2016 / 6:01 am

Randy Carlyle didn't know much about Ondrej Kase when the Anaheim Ducks promoted the rookie forward from the AHL. That's just life when you're the...

Riders' McKnight killed

Dec 1, 2016 / 5:04 pm

Saskatchewan Roughriders running back Joe McKnight has been shot to death following an argument at an intersection with another motorist. Jefferson Parish...

Tiger's back, kind of

Dec 1, 2016 / 4:44 pm

Not only did Tiger Woods return to golf Thursday, he returned to being Tiger. Just not for long. Hardly looking like a player who had not competed in 466 days,...

All-Star changes in MLB

Dec 1, 2016 / 5:56 am

A person familiar with the negotiations tells The Associated Press the league that wins baseball's All-Star Game no longer will get home-field advantage in...