• Canada beats Team Europe 3-1 in Game 1 of World Cup finals
    The Associated Press1 hour ago

    Canada beats Team Europe 3-1 in Game 1 of World Cup finals

    Canada was not at its best. Brad Marchand and Steven Stamkos scored in the first period and the Canadians cruised to a 3-1 win over Team Europe in Game 1 of the World Cup of Hockey finals on Tuesday night. ''You like things to be perfect every night, but it's just not real,'' Canada

  • Olympics: Tokyo panel to propose venue changes as costs mount
    Reuters2 hours ago

    Olympics: Tokyo panel to propose venue changes as costs mount

    Japanese authorities reviewing the cost of hosting the 2020 Summer Olympic Games will propose major changes for three planned venues - including moving rowing and canoeing some 400 km (240 miles) from the capital, media reported on Wednesday. A Tokyo city government panel will release a report on its

  • 'Nice guy' Fowler won't change in Ryder Cup matches
    The Associated Press6 hours ago

    'Nice guy' Fowler won't change in Ryder Cup matches

    The first question Rickie Fowler was asked at the Ryder Cup was as good an indication as any of how his year has gone. Fowler is one of golf's ''it'' boys, part of young generation of tour players who hang out and vacation together and are as knowledgeable about fashion as they are

  • Winter Games negotiations stalled says NHL
    Reuters

    Winter Games negotiations stalled says NHL

    By Steve Keating TORONTO (Reuters) - The chances of the National Hockey League shutting down to allow players to compete at the 2018 Winter Games continue to dim, said NHL deputy commissioner Bill Daly on Tuesday as the decision deadlines fast approaches. Daly, one of the chief negotiators in the Olympic