Maple Leafs have expanded expectations since playoff loss to Capitals
Chris Johnston
The calendar hasn’t even flipped since these teams met in the playoffs but already the winds around them have shifted.
ALCS Takeaways: Giles move backfires for Astros; Yankees even series
Ben Nicholson-Smith
Oilers find opportunity to give Brossoit start despite struggles
Mark Spector
It’s never easy to slip the backup goalie in for a start when the team is struggling. When you’re the Edmonton Oilers, finding time for Laurent Brossoit these days is even trickier.
Playoff loss to Capitals provides lessons for Maple Leafs' Nazem Kadri
Chris Johnston
Nazem Kadri saw nearly 95 total minutes of ice time at even strength over six games and the Leafs took on a lot of water in those situations. He finished with a 43.6 per cent possession rating in the playoffs.
Blue Jays Time Capsule: Braves take Game 1 of '92 World Series
Ben Nicholson-Smith
NBA Week One Power Rankings: The race for second place tips off
Dave Zarum
The NBA saw an unprecedented amount of all-stars switch teams over the summer, but has it shifted the balance of power? Check out the first power rankings of the 2017-18 NBA season.
UEFA Champions League: What you need to know this week
John Molinaro
After a short layoff, the UEFA Champions League resumes this week with more group stage action. Here's what you need to know ahead of Matchday 3.
ALCS Takeaways: Judge keeps showing he can break out of deep slumps
Ben Nicholson-Smith
Green shakes up Canucks' power play by moving Horvat off top unit
Iain MacIntyre
It took most of last year for Bo Horvat to earn first-unit power-play duties for the Canucks, and maybe just four games this season to play himself off of it.