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Canada is expected to win 22 medals at the Paris Olympics

Canada is expected to win 22 medals at the Paris Olympics

Canada is expected to win a total of 22 medals, including six gold, at the Paris Summer Olympics, which open on July 26. This forecast is done by Nielsen’s Gracenote Sports, which supplies statistical analysis for sports leagues around the world.
Paris prepares for 100-day countdown to the Olympics. It wants to rekindle love for the Games

Paris prepares for 100-day countdown to the Olympics. It wants to rekindle love for the Games

PARIS (AP) — In Paris' outskirts, a bright-eyed young girl is eager for the Olympic and Paralympic Games to end. That's because the swimming club where 10-year-old Lyla Kebbi trains will inherit an Olympic pool.
Vancouver Canucks clinch Pacific Division title ahead of playoffs

Vancouver Canucks clinch Pacific Division title ahead of playoffs

VANCOUVER — The Vancouver Canucks have won their division for the first time in more than a decade. And while they have higher ambitions for the post-season, the players know the feat is a major one. “It's cool," said forward J.T. Miller.
Demko backstops Vancouver Canucks to 4-1 win over Calgary Flames

Demko backstops Vancouver Canucks to 4-1 win over Calgary Flames

VANCOUVER — Head coach Rick Tocchet wanted to get his star goalie ample work in his return from injury.
The Kings eliminate the Warriors from play-in tournament with 118-94 win

The Kings eliminate the Warriors from play-in tournament with 118-94 win

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The chants of “Light the Beam!” started midway through the fourth quarter as the Sacramento Kings kept piling on the Golden State Warriors.
NHL roundup: Senators upset Bruins 3-1 in regular-season finale

NHL roundup: Senators upset Bruins 3-1 in regular-season finale

BOSTON (AP) — Jiri Smejkal scored his first career goal midway through the second period and Jakob Chychrun scored again for Ottawa less than a minute later as the Senators beat the Boston Bruins 3-1 on Tuesday night in the regular-season finale for
Panthers beat Maple Leafs 5-2, clinch Atlantic Division title

Panthers beat Maple Leafs 5-2, clinch Atlantic Division title

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — Sam Bennett and Sam Reinhart scored 10 seconds apart midway through the second period, and the Florida Panthers beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 5-2 on Tuesday night.
WHL roundup: Sidorov nets hat trick as Blades beat Rebels 8-5, lead series 3-0

WHL roundup: Sidorov nets hat trick as Blades beat Rebels 8-5, lead series 3-0

RED DEER, Alta. — Egor Sidorov scored three goals, including the winner, as the visiting Saskatoon Blades beat the Red Deer Rebels 8-5 in Western Hockey League playoff action on Tuesday night.
Red Wings miss playoffs in 'gutting' fashion despite 5-4 shootout win over Canadiens

Red Wings miss playoffs in 'gutting' fashion despite 5-4 shootout win over Canadiens

MONTREAL — The Detroit Red Wings were knocked out of playoff contention once again on Tuesday night, and it hardly could have come in more gut-wrenching fashion.
Jets edge Kraken 4-3, clinch second in Central Division

Jets edge Kraken 4-3, clinch second in Central Division

WINNIPEG — Nikolaj Ehlers was satisfied the Winnipeg Jets checked an item off their playoff to-do list, even if it wasn’t accomplished in a dominant fashion.
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