Hockey

Leafs blow another lead, fall to Flyers in OT

On a night that belonged to Eric Lindros, the Philadelphia Flyers paid tribute to the Hall of Fame centre with a gritty comeback. Sean Couturier scored 18 seconds into overtime and the Flyers rallied from a two-goal deficit to beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 3-2 on Thursday after retiring Lindros’ No. 88 jersey. “A huge […]

Basketball

NBA — Chris Paul fires away with 29 shots to lead Houston Rockets

HOUSTON — Chris Paul, a point guard advertised as being born to assist, cringed a bit when asked about the 29 field goal attempts he hoisted Wednesday night. “Man, that’s probably the most I’ve ever shot in my career, right?” Paul said after scoring a season-high 37 points in the Houston Rockets’ 121-112 win over […]

Golf

Tournament of Champions: Dustin Johnson takes two-shot lead in Hawaii

Johnson made a sensational start to 2017 before injuring himself just before the Masters Tournament of Champions third-round leaderboard -16 D Johnson (US); -14 B Harman (US); -12 J Rahm (Spa); -11 R Fowler (US), J Dufner (US); -10 J Vegas (Tha), P Perez (US) Selected others: -5 J Spieth (US); +2 J Thomas (US) […]