Oilers still looking for complete effort after swapping comebacks with Jets
Mark Spector
After completing a wild comeback against the Jets on Sunday, the Oilers got a taste of their own medicine Tuesday after the Jets broke the game open late and finished with two points. Without back-to-back wins yet this season, Edmonton has yet to fully find their game in 2021.
Semien addition helps Blue Jays' defence, raises team's offensive ceiling
Ben Nicholson-Smith
Blue Jays, Marcus Semien agree to one-year, $18M contract
Shi Davidi
The Toronto Blue Jays made another free-agent splash by reaching an agreement with infielder Marcus Semien on an $18-million, one-year deal that is pending a physical.
31 Thoughts: How the Dubois-Laine trade finally came together
Elliotte Friedman
The blockbuster deal that saw Pierre-Luc Dubois and Patrik Laine made headlines on Saturday, but how and why did it come together? Answers in 31 Thoughts.
Canadiens' hot start credit to coach Julien's preparation, patience
Eric Engels
Oilers' Tippett looking to maintain spark of hope for taxi squad players
Mark Spector
As Dave Tippett shuffles his lineup for Tuesday’s rematch with the Winnipeg Jets on Sportsnet, he reflected on the different environment this season’s taxi squads have brought to an NHL dressing room.
Schilling example highlights lose-lose dilemma facing HoF voters
Shi Davidi
Should a spot in Cooperstown be based solely on what happens on the field? Or are we compelled to consider a person’s entirety before awarding the sport’s greatest individual honour?
Kobe Bryant legacy, influence still growing a year after his death
Michael Grange
Canucks' quiet leader Sutter makes presence known in steadying performance
Iain MacIntyre
During the Canucks’ alarming start, while attention has been focused on Elias Pettersson, J.T. Miller and overall chaos on defence, Brandon Sutter and a couple others near the bottom of the lineup have quietly been among the team’s best. Monday, Sutter wasn’t so quiet.