When Noah Geekie started the long process of qualifying to play baseball for Manitoba in the 2017 Canada Summer Games about 2½ years ago, something clicked.
The Arizona Coyotes hired John MacLean and Scott Allen on Wednesday as assistant coaches on Rick Tocchet's staff. MacLean played 18 NHL seasons with four teams before becoming an assistant coach in the New Jersey Devils organization for seven seasons.
Blue Jays pitcher Aaron Sanchez and Edmonton Oilers captain Connor McDavid helped Eugenie Bouchard promote the Rogers Cup at a charity event Wednesday. McDavid says he plans to attend the upcoming tennis tournament.