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Ducharme feels 'helpless' watching Habs from home after positive COVID-19 test

Ducharme feels 'helpless' watching Habs from home after positive COVID-19 test

MONTREAL — Dominique Ducharme felt helpless. The Montreal Canadiens interim head coach — hours after testing positive for COVID-19 — was sitting at home as his team battled in the third round of the Stanley Cup playoffs.

Qatar to require fans at 2022 World Cup to be vaccinated

Qatar will require spectators at the 2022 World Cup to have received coronavirus vaccines to get into games, the government has announced.

McGregor scores hat trick as Canada blanks South Korea 8-0 at para-hockey worlds

OSTRAVA, Czechia — Tyler McGregor scored a hat trick and Liam Hickey added two goals and three assists as Canada shut out South Korea 8-0 on Sunday at the world para-hockey championship.
F1 leader Verstappen wins French GP ahead of rival Hamilton

F1 leader Verstappen wins French GP ahead of rival Hamilton

LE CASTELLET, France (AP) — Formula One championship leader Max Verstappen overtook Lewis Hamilton on the penultimate lap to win the French Grand Prix and extend his lead over his title rival to 12 points.

Scoreboard for Saturday, June 19, 2021

Saturday's Games NHL Playoffs Best-of-Seven Semifinals New York Islanders 3 Tampa Bay 2 (Series tied 2-2) --- NBA Playoffs Best-of-Seven Second Round Milwaukee 115 Brooklyn 111 (OT) (Milwaukee wins series 4-3) --- MLB American League N.Y.
Bucks edge Nets in OT in Game 7, withstand Durant's 48

Bucks edge Nets in OT in Game 7, withstand Durant's 48

NEW YORK (AP) — The Milwaukee Bucks withstood Kevin Durant's NBA-record 48 points in a Game 7, advancing to the Eastern Conference finals by beating the Brooklyn Nets 115-111 in overtime Saturday night.

Votto, Bell ejected in heated scene; Padres fan also tossed

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Canadian Joey Votto and manager David Bell of the Cincinnati Reds were ejected in the first inning Saturday following a heated argument with home plate umpire Ryan Additon after Votto was called out on a checked swing.
Martin, Pulock help Isles top Lightning 3-2 to tie series

Martin, Pulock help Isles top Lightning 3-2 to tie series

UNIONDALE, N.Y.
Milos Raonic pulls out of Wimbledon with calf injury

Milos Raonic pulls out of Wimbledon with calf injury

Canada's Milos Raonic has withdrawn from Wimbledon due to a calf injury. Raonic, from Thornhill, Ont., announced his decision Saturday in a post on Instagram. The world No.
Toronto FC recovers from nightmarish start but concedes late goal in Orlando loss

Toronto FC recovers from nightmarish start but concedes late goal in Orlando loss

ORLANDO, Fla. — Eight games into the MLS season, Toronto FC has one win and is still shooting itself in the foot.