Hockey

Golden Knights place Fleury, Marchessault on IR – NHL on CBC Sports

New Malcolm Subban slated to take over as Vegas’ starting goalie The Associated Press Posted: Oct 15, 2017 1:34 PM ET Last Updated: Oct 15, 2017 1:34 PM ET The Vegas Golden Knights placed goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury and forward Jonathan Marchessault on injured reserve on Sunday. Fleury did not practice Saturday after taking a knee […]

Hockey

Canadiens place veteran Mark Streit on waivers: report – NHL on CBC Sports

Veteran defenceman Mark Streit is suddenly the odd-man out in the Montreal Canadiens’ ongoing blue-line shuffle. A person with direct knowledge of the decision told The Associated Press on Thursday that the Canadiens placed the 39-year-old on waivers. The person spoke on the condition of anonymity because the Canadiens have not announced the move. The […]

Football

Dele Alli: Fifa hearing into ‘gesture’ takes place this week

Alli (right) said the gesture was aimed at “good friend”, England and former Tottenham team-mate Kyle walker England midfielder Dele Alli will learn in the coming days if he is to be punished for an offensive gesture made in a World Cup qualifier against Slovakia earlier this month. Alli, 21, said the middle-finger gesture was […]

Football

Scotland boss Gordon Strachan: We dragged ourselves out of a bad place

Scotland boss Gordon Strachan praises squad’s resilience BBC coverage How to follow: Listen on BBC Radio Scotland 810 MW and follow text commentary on the BBC Sport website Gordon Strachan says his players’ belief in one another has reignited Scotland’s World Cup qualifying bid as they prepare to face Malta at Hampden. The Scots could […]