Canadian professional players joined this U.K. league to play hockey and go to school tuition-free

Aaron Johnson tried not to think about life after hockey, but the former NHL’er knew “the real world” was waiting for him.  “It’s scary,” said Johnson, originally from

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Manchester United players targeted by objects, racist abuse – National

Manchester United players were targeted with racist abuse and had objects thrown at them by Manchester City fans during Saturday’s English Premier League derby

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NHL informs players’ union it won’t terminate labour deal – National

Citing what it called momentum from a sustained period of labor peace, the NHL said Friday it has informed the NHL Players’ Association it

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‘It’s a legacy’: Boyd family hopes hockey player’s mural raises awareness of rare heart diseases – Halifax

The face of 16-year-old Jordan Boyd in his hockey uniform stood large in the room at Halifax Infirmary hospital. His mom and dad, Stephen

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‘It’s hard to take’: Women’s baseball players on the outside looking in at Pan Am Games

Four years ago today, the 18 women on Canada’s national baseball team were in a quest for gold at the XVII Pan American Games, having just

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Halifax set to host top men’s rugby players during Super League championship – Halifax

Nearly 7,000 people packed into the newly refurbished Wanderers Grounds last summer to cheer on Rugby Canada’s men’s squad as they took on the

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Don’t close work camps, oilsands players warn Fort McMurray

Major players in the Alberta oilsands are united against any move to close their work camps, a public debate on a proposed moratorium on camps heard

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Bombers add two defensive players to roster – Winnipeg

The Winnipeg Blue Bombers made a pair of signings on Boxing Day. The club inked national defensive back Jacob Firlotte and international linebacker Otha

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‘Devil will be in the details’: Oil production cuts met with mixed reviews from industry players

Alberta will be ringing in the new year by slashing crude oil and bitumen production in the province. The cuts, announced Sunday by Premier Rachel

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Some football players injured in Alberta crash remain in hospital

A Mormon church official in southern Alberta says two young football players who were seriously injured in a highway crash this week are recovering,

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