Bruins vs. Blues: This has the look of a 7-game thriller
Teams last met in NHL championship 49 years ago Tim Wharnsby · CBC Sports · Posted: May 27, 2019 9:53 AM ET | Last Updated: May 27 Blues forward Ryan O'Reilly, right, and Bruins superpest Brad Marchand will play key roles in any success their respects teams will have... Read more
Finland downs Canada to end 7-year gold-medal drought
Marko Anttila notches winning goal as Canadians settle for second silver in past 3 years Finland forward Marko Anttila celebrates scoring the game-winning goal in Sunday’s 3-1 decision over Canada in the gold-medal game of the men's world hockey championship in Bratislava, Slovakia. It was the Finns' first medal... Read more
Matt Murray leads Canada to gold-medal game against Finland
Penguins goalie stops 40 shots by Czechs, who play Russia for bronze on Sunday Canada goaltender Matt Murray denies a Czech Republic shooter during semifinal action on Saturday at the men's world hockey championship in Bratislava, Slovakia. He made 40 saves to lead his team to a 5-1 victory... Read more
Erik Karlsson thanks Sharks fans in seeming farewell to San Jose
Defenceman in line to become unrestricted free agent Pending free agent Erik Karlsson doesn't appear to be returning to the San Jose Sharks. (Jeff Roberson/The Associated Press) comments Erik Karlsson doesn't make it sound as if he'll be returning to San Jose next fall. The Sharks' defenceman tweeted his... Read more
Improving Canadian team comes together at last, right moment to reach semifinals
Canada lone country returning to semis from last year's tournament Canada's Damon Severson, right, celebrates after scoring tying the quarter-final game against Switzerland with 0.4 seconds remaining of regulation during Canada's eventual 3-2 OT victory. (Petr David Josek/The Associated Press) comments Damon Severson had a funny feeling he'd score... Read more
Leafs add Paul McFarland to coaching staff as D.J. Smith takes over Sens bench
Former Panthers assistant to assume same role with Toronto Paul McFarland, seen on the left beside Bob Boughner on the Florida Panthers' bench in 2017, was hired as an assistant coach by the Toronto Maple Leafs on Thursday. (Mark Humphrey/Associated Press) commentsThe Toronto Maple Leafs have hired former Florida... Read more
Canada advances to semis with dramatic OT win over Switzerland
Severson's goal with 0.4 left in regulation, Stone's 7th of tournament highlight victory Mark Stone celebrates after scoring in overtime to give Canada a 3-2 win in the quarter-finals against Switzerland at the world hockey championships in Kosice, Slovakia, on Thursday. (Petr David/Associated Press) comments Mark Stone scored in... Read more
Stanley Cup coaches making most of 2nd chances behind bench
Hard work pays off for hockey lifers Bruce Cassidy, Craig Berube Tim Wharnsby · CBC Sports · Posted: May 23, 2019 10:58 AM ET | Last Updated: May 23 Bruce Cassidy, seen above during the first round, has guided the Boston Bruins to the Stanley Cup final in his... Read more
Canadian standout Anthony Mantha barred for quarter-final vs. Switzerland
Suspended for hit to the head of American Colin White in preliminary-round game Canada's Anthony will sit out Thursday's quarter-final against Switzerland at the men's world hockey championship after being punished for his hit to the head of U.S forward Colin White in the final preliminary-round game for both... Read more
Stanley Cup final schedule and TV info
CBC, CBCSports.ca will broadcast the NHL final CBC Sports will have complete coverage of the Stanley Cup final between the Boston Bruins and St. Louis Blues. (Elise Amendola/The Associated Press) comments The NHL's Stanley Cup playoffs continue and you can watch the action live on CBC TV or live... Read more