• The Canadian Press

    Mete denies involvement in alleged sexual assault involving Canada's 2018 junior team

    NHL defenceman Victor Mete says he was not involved in an alleged sexual assault involving members of Canada's 2018 world junior hockey team. Mete was a member of Canada's team that won gold at the men's world junior hockey championship in January 2018 in Buffalo, N.Y. He had been loaned by the Montreal Canadiens to the national team for the tournament in December 2017. Hockey Canada quietly settled a lawsuit last month after a woman, now 24, claimed she was assaulted by eight hockey players, in

  • The Canadian Press

    Scoreboard for Wednesday, June 29, 2022

    Wednesday's Scoreboard CHL Memorial Cup Final (At Saint John, N.B.) Saint John 6 Hamilton 3 --- MLB AMERICAN LEAGUE N.Y. Yankees 5 Oakland 3 Kansas City 2 Texas 1 Seattle 9 Baltimore 3 Boston 6 Toronto 5 (10 innings) Cleveland 7 Minnesota 6 (10 innings) L.A. Angels 4 Chicago White Sox 1 NATIONAL LEAGUE Pittsburgh 8 Washington 7 San Diego 4 Arizona 0 Atlanta 4 Philadelphia 1 Miami 4 St. Louis 3 Chicago Cubs 8 Cincinnati 3 L.A. Dodgers 8 Colorado 4 INTERLEAGUE Milwaukee 5 Tampa Bay 3 Houston 2 N.Y

  • The Canadian Press

    Saint John Sea Dogs win Memorial Cup with 6-3 victory over Hamilton Bulldogs

    SAINT JOHN, N.B. — The Saint John Sea Dogs turned a devastating playoff loss into a Memorial Cup championship, thanks to renewed focus, 40 days of sweat and a university coach who pushed all the right buttons. Considered a long shot at the beginning of the Canadian Hockey League championship due to a first-round loss in the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League playoffs, the Memorial Cup host Sea Dogs downed the Hamilton Bulldogs 6-3 in Wednesday's final. Saint John scored twice in the first six min

  • The Canadian Press

    Tim Hortons, Esso withdraw for world juniors in another blow for Hockey Canada

    TORONTO — Tim Hortons and Imperial Oil have joined a growing list of corporations to pull sponsorship dollars in the wake of Hockey Canada's handling of an alleged sexual assault and out-of-court settlement. Tim Hortons said Wednesday it is "suspending support" for the upcoming men's world junior hockey championship this summer in Edmonton as the restaurant chain awaits details on how the national federation intends to take "strong and definitive action" following the "deeply concerning allegati