1. Skip to navigation
  2. Skip to content
  3. Skip to sidebar
  4. Go to Mobile Site

Sports

Members of Team Canada gather around goaltender Eric Comrie, right, to celebrate their 5-3 victory over the USA during preliminary round hockey action at the IIHF World Junior Championship on Wednesday, December 31, 2014 in Montreal. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Paul Chiasson

IIHF says Hockey Canada set ticket prices for 2015 world junior games

| Stephen Whyno, The Canadian Press

Tickets for Canada's first three round-robin games ranged from $66 to $261.

Leafs Nation reacts after worst loss in 15 years

Sports

Lightning double up Maple Leafs in 4-2 win

| Sportsnet

The Tampa Bay Lightning used goals from four different players to double up the Toronto Maple Leafs for a 4-2 win Wednesday night.

File photo of a hockey referee.  CP PHOTO/Jeff McIntosh

Local News National Sports

Most have witnessed ‘rink rage’ at minor hockey games: poll

| Toronto staff

About half of the Canadians surveyed have seen someone swearing at or berating a child playing minor hockey.

In this combination photo, Dion Phaneuf, left, is announced as captain of the Toronto Maple Leafs at a news conference in Toronto on June 14, 2010, and actress Elisha Cuthbert arrives at the ABC 2011 Winter Press Tour party in Pasadena, Calif. on Jan. 10, 2011. People Magazine reports the couple plan to tie the knot. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darren Calabrese, AP - Dan Steinberg

Sports

TSN issues on-air apology to Phaneuf, Lupul & Cuthbert over offensive tweet

| The Canadian Press

TSN did not reference the demand for damages in its statement.

Exploring why Kessel doesn't like talking to the media

Local News Sports

YOUR REACTION: Kessel’s comments on treatment of Phaneuf

| Justin Piercy

Kessel took the media to task for what he called "embarrassing" treatment of team captain Dion Phaneuf. (1)

Phil Kessel and Dion Phaneuf. GETTY IMAGES/Abelimages.

Local News Sports

Phil Kessel says media treatment of Dion Phaneuf is ‘embarrassing’

| Scott Lewis, Sportsnet.ca

The Maple Leafs forward says his team captain deserves an apology. (4)

Maple Leafs GM Dave Nonis dealt Olli Jokinen to the St. Louis Blues on Monday. (CITYNEWS)

Sports

Maple Leafs trade Olli Jokinen to Blues

| Toronto staff

Jokinen, 36, was acquired in a deal last month with the Nashville Predators.

New Jersey Devils forward Steve Bernier (18) scores past Toronto Maple Leafs goalie Jonathan Bernier (45) during third period NHL hockey action in Toronto on Dec. 4, 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette

Local Sports Sports

It’s a busy seller’s market for NHL teams ahead of trade deadline

| Stephen Whyno, The Canadian Press

Watch a live stream of Sportsnet's coverage on CityNews.ca.

Parts of Buffalo, N.Y., buried by close to 120 centimetres of snow on Nov. 18, 2014, from a snowstorm that is expected to last for days. NEWZULU

Sports

Maple Leafs trying ‘real hard’ to move Phaneuf

| Jeff Simmons, Sportsnet

The Toronto Maple Leafs could have another big deal in store before Monday’s 3 p.m. ET trade deadline.

Jonathan Bernier of the Toronto Maple Leafs in action against the New York Islanders on Feb. 27, 2014 at Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale, New York. GETTY IMAGES/NHLI/Jim McIsaac.

Sports

Maple Leafs’ Jonathan Bernier available for trade

| Sportsnet

It’s no secret the Toronto Maple Leafs are looking to rebuild their roster, but one surprising name has emerged as a possible trade candidate.

Toronto Maple Leafs' Daniel Winnik (26) celebrates his first goal of the season against the Columbus Blue Jackets in the third period of an NHL hockey game, Oct. 31, 2014, in Columbus, Ohio. THE ASSOCIATED PRESS/Mike Munden

Sports

Leafs trade Daniel Winnik to Penguins

| Mike Johnston, Sportsnet

The Toronto Maple Leafs traded forward Daniel Winnik to the Pittsburgh Penguins.

Mayor John Tory stands next to the Pan Am Games mascot Pachi at the ceremonial handover of the Athletes' Village in Toronto on Feb. 20, 2015. TWITTER/John Tory

Local News National Sports

Pan Am Games torch to visit more than 130 Ontario communities

| The Canadian Press

The torch will also travel to five cities in other provinces prior to the July 10-26 Games. Video

In this March 13, 2010, file photo, Buffalo Sabres defenceman Steve Montador skates with the puck during the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Detroit Red Wings in Detroit. THE ASSOCIATED PRESS/Carlos Osorio

Sports

Hockey community gathers to honour former defenceman Montador at funeral

| Stephen Whyno, The Canadian Press

Former NHL defenceman Steve Montador died last weekend at the age of 35.

Chicago Bulls forward Mike Dunleavy (34) soars to the hoop past Toronto Raptors' Patrick Patterson (54) during second half NBA action in Toronto on Nov. 13, 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn

Sports

Raptors forward Patterson on trades, love of Toronto

| Sportsnet staff

In an article, Patrick Patterson describes being traded as feeling “like a breakup.”

Lance Armstrong speaks during an interview in Austin, Texas, on Feb. 15, 2011. THE ASSOCIATED PRESS/Thao Nguyen

Sports

Lance Armstrong loses $10M lawsuit

| Reuters

Armstrong was ordered to pay $10 million to a sports insurance company.

The Toronto Maple Leafs traded defenceman Cody Franson, shown in this file photo, on Sunday to Nashville. THE CANADIAN PRESS/John Ulan

Sports

Maple Leafs deal Franson, Santorelli to Predators

| The Canadian Press

Toronto will receive a first-round draft pick in 2015, centre Olli Jokinen and prospect Brendan Leipsic.

Toronto Maple Leafs goalie Jonathan Bernier (45) blocks a shot as New York Islanders right wing Colin McDonald (13) loses his balance in front of the crease in the first period of an NHL hockey game at Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale, N.Y., Thursday, Feb. 12, 2015. New York Islanders defenseman Travis Hamonic (3) assists, right. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

Local Sports Sports

Maple Leafs fall 3-2 to Islanders

| Ira Podell, The Associated Press

Anders Lee scored two goals, including the tiebreaker in the second period.

Toronto Raptors James Johnson slams home a dunk against the Philadelphia 76ers on Nov. 9, 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn

Sports

DeRozan nails game-winner as Raptors top Wizards

| The Canadian Press

The Raps had a 95-93 victory over the Washington Wizards Wednesday, sending the team into the NBA all-star break with a franchise-best record.

Tiger Woods hits a shot during the first round of the 2013 Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on April 11, 2013 in Augusta, Ga.  GETTY IMAGES/Andrew Redington

Sports

Tiger Woods says he’s taking leave of absence

| Peter Galindo, Sportsnet

“My play, and scores, are not acceptable for tournament golf,” said Woods in a post on his website.

NHL player profile photo on Winnipeg Jets' Evander Kane during a game against the Calgary Flames in Calgary, Alberta on Feb. 2, 2015.   THE CANADIAN PRESS IMAGES/Larry MacDougal

Sports

Winnipeg Jets deal injured forward Kane to Buffalo Sabres

| The Canadian Press

Kane was the Jets' biggest trade chip despite being out for the rest of the season after undergoing shoulder surgery.

Mike Santorelli of the Toronto Maple Leafs celebrates a goal against the Edmonton Oilers during an NHL game at the Air Canada Centre on Feb. 7, 2015 in Toronto. GETTY IMAGES/Claus Andersen

Sports

Leafs blow out Oilers to snap 11-game skid

| Stephen Whyno, The Canadian Press

It's Toronto's first victory since Jan. 9 after a brutal 0-10-1 stretch. (3)