Hockey

Sens acquire Matt Duchene in blockbuster trade with Avs, Preds – NHL on CBC Sports

The Senators acquired centre Matt Duchene from the Colorado Avalanche on Sunday in a three-team deal that involved Ottawa also dealing forward Kyle Turris to the Nashville Predators. Colorado will receive prospects Samuel Girard, Vladislav Kamenev and a 2018 second-round draft pick from Nashville along with forward Shane Bowers, goaltender Andrew Hammond, a 2018 first-round […]

Hockey

Matt Cullen gets Wild to thump Habs on birthday – NHL on CBC Sports

The Minnesota Wild have been beset by a bunch of injuries during a sluggish start, including long-term absences for two top forwards. Matt Cullen led the wakeup call less than five minutes into Thursday night’s game, taking advantage of a Montreal Canadiens team having a lot more trouble early this season. Cullen scored his first […]

Golf

Italian Open: Matt Wallace two ahead as Tyrrell Hatton shares second

Wallace has dropped only two shots over the three rounds of the tournament Italian Open third-round leaderboard -17 M Wallace (Eng); -15 T Hatton (Eng), F Molinari (It); -14 G Coetzee (SA), K Aphibarnrat (Tha); -13 T Fleetwood (Eng), B An (Kor), M Kieffer (Ger); -12 M Fitzpatrick (Eng), A Canizares (Sp), R Fisher (Eng), […]

Golf

Italian Open: England’s Matt Wallace shares lead at halfway point

England’s Matt Wallace is 150th in the world rankings Italian Open second-round leaderboard -13 M Fraser (Aus), M Wallace (Eng); -11 K Aphibarnrat (Tha), J Donaldson (Wal); -10 F Molinari (Ita); -9 E Pepperell (Eng), S Garcio (Spa), A Connelly (Can), A Bjork (Swe), T Hatton (Eng) Selected others: -8 D Horsey (Eng), R Fisher […]

Football

Matt Lucas: Openly gay footballers will be superstars

Matt Lucas says footballers who come out as gay will be icons who’ll get “every advertising contract”. The Doctor Who and Little Britain star grew up an Arsenal fan and is now patron of the club’s LGBT supporters’ group, the Gay Gooners. He says that, while things are changing in the game, he doesn’t expect […]