Miller taking nothing for granted as last chance to make Raptors looms
Michael Grange
Undrafted out of Holy Cross in the Patriot League, where Rhodes Scholars are more common than NBA players, Malcolm Miller’s ability to guard and knock down threes made him an intriguing prospect. But time is running out for his Toronto Raptors career to really get rolling.
David Rittich providing Flames with standout goaltending in young season
Eric Francis
ALCS Takeaways: Disappointing bats put Yankees on brink of elimination
Ben Nicholson-Smith
The Astros have simply outplayed the Yankees, and it'll be tough to beat Houston once, let alone three times.
Canadiens' Mete 'finally' nets first NHL goal in unforgettable win
Eric Engels
No other player in the 110-year history of the Canadiens had to wait longer for their first goal than Mete, who scored in his 127th NHL game to help Montreal to a 4-0 win over Minnesota on Thursday.
Canucks show grit, resilience to earn fourth win in a row
Iain MacIntyre
Canadiens' power play enjoys early returns, even as top unit labours
Eric Engels
After an abysmal power play last season (13.2 percent), Montreal has seen a scoring uptick with its special teams so far this season — even as the top power play unit remains scoreless.
McDavid's magnificence terrorizes Flyers defence, saves outplayed Oilers
Mark Spector
More than a few times over his career, Justin Braun has played the Coyote to Connor McDavid’s Road Runner, and he’s had his share of success. Then there are nights like Wednesday, when McDavid racks up five points and leaves veteran defenders with highlights to forget.
Maple Leafs still seeking stable No. 2 with Hutchinson stumbling
Chris Johnston
Raptors' Siakam a symbol to rest of league of what's possible in Toronto
Michael Grange
What better advertisement for the franchise’s development culture could the Raptors have than Pascal Siakam’s journey from projected journeyman to likely all-star in the space of four seasons? He is their future, and some time between now and Monday night, the betting is they’ll jump into it together with both feet.