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WHL Roundup: Halbgewachs scores OT winner as Warriors edge Oil Kings

EDMONTON — Jayden Halbgewachs scored his second goal of the game 26 seconds into overtime as the Moose Jaw Warriors downed the Edmonton Oil Kings 4-3 in Western Hockey League action on Thursday.
Monahan scores twice, including winner, as Flames edge Canadiens 3-2 in OT

Monahan scores twice, including winner, as Flames edge Canadiens 3-2 in OT

MONTREAL — Missing Matthew Tkachuk to a suspension and having a back-up goalie in net wasn't going to stop the Calgary Flames.

Liam Hickey leads way, Canada beats South Korea for spot in gold-medal game

CHARLOTTETOWN — Canada and the United States will play for gold again at the world sledge hockey challenge.
No Repeat: Sochi champs Team Jacobs eliminated from playoff contention at Trials

No Repeat: Sochi champs Team Jacobs eliminated from playoff contention at Trials

OTTAWA — The reigning Olympic men's curling champions were perfect at the Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings the last time around. The 2017 Trials were far less kind to Brad Jacobs and his team from Sault Ste. Marie, Ont.
Marlins' Dee Gordon traded to Mariners for 3 prospects

Marlins' Dee Gordon traded to Mariners for 3 prospects

MIAMI — The Marlins' latest payroll purge began not with Giancarlo Stanton, but with Dee Gordon.

Citing health issues, Georges St-Pierre gives up UFC middleweight title

TORONTO — Citing health issues, Georges St-Pierre is giving up his newly won UFC middleweight title. The 36-year-old from Montreal won the 185-pound crown Nov. 4 when he dethroned Michael Bisping at UFC 217 in New York.
NHL commissioner Bettman says league will consider Seattle expansion bid

NHL commissioner Bettman says league will consider Seattle expansion bid

MANALAPAN, Fla. — The NHL is opening its doors to Seattle.

Orioles pitcher Gausman changes number to honour Halladay

BALTIMORE — Orioles pitcher Kevin Gausman will wear No. 34 next season as a tribute to Roy Halladay, who was killed in a plane crash last month. Gausman announced the switch Thursday on his Twitter account. The right-hander wore No. 39 last year.
Tkachuk banned 1 game for spearing; Babcock calls incident 'junior hockey stuff'

Tkachuk banned 1 game for spearing; Babcock calls incident 'junior hockey stuff'

TORONTO — Matthew Tkachuk's teammates on the Calgary Flames would like him to cut out the needless suspensions, but don't want any change in his gritty, high-skilled game.
Michigan doctor gets 60-year prison sentence for child porn

Michigan doctor gets 60-year prison sentence for child porn

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — A former elite sports doctor whose sexual assault cases have rocked Michigan State University and the group that trains U.S.