Matthew Tkachuk re-ignited the spirit of the Battle of Alberta
Eric Francis
It’s not uncommon for Matthew Tkachuk to draw the ire of all 20 opponents on any given night, but that is exactly the kind of animosity that reignited the lost spirit of the Battle of Alberta on Saturday night.
Beyond the Headlines: Leafs' Matthews will set bar for pending RFAs
Chris Johnston
Canadiens quarter-mark report: Coach Julien deserves major credit
Eric Engels
We’re 20 games into the 2018-19 campaign and the Montreal Canadiens own the eighth-best record in the NHL (11-6-3), have the most even-strength goals in the league (49), and they’ve all but erased what was perhaps the ugliest season in their 109-year existence.
Rittich provides much-needed clutch saves to spark Flames comeback
Eric Francis
It was another third-period comeback that helped the Calgary Flames pick up a win over the Edmonton Oilers. What was new was the huge saves the Flames have been sorely missing.
Injuries, absurdly tough schedule catching up to Canucks
Iain MacIntyre
U-17 Women's World Cup takeaways: Canada looking very good
John Molinaro
Canada is off to a brilliant start at the 2018 FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup in Uruguay, qualifying for the quarter-finals with a game to spare in the opening group stage.
Time flies for Canadian David Edgar since last match vs. Saint Kitts
John Molinaro
While still a key member of the Canadian men's team on the pitch, David Edgar is just as important to the side for what he does off the pitch.
Blue Jays trade Aledmys Diaz to Astros for right-hander Trent Thornton
Shi Davidi
Pinning Carey Price's struggles on lack of effort is preposterous
Eric Engels
If redeeming himself from a horror-show 2017-18 was simply about trying hard, Carey Price would be flying high right now. The fact is, building back up is a process that boils down to much more than just effort.