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Auston Matthews, Mitch Marner combine for eight points as Leafs down Sens 6-5

Auston Matthews, Mitch Marner combine for eight points as Leafs down Sens 6-5

TORONTO — Auston Matthews and Mitch Marner have a tradition of passing the puck back at forth at the end of every pre-game warmup.
Connor Hellebuyck registers second shutout of the season as Jets blank Canadiens 5-0

Connor Hellebuyck registers second shutout of the season as Jets blank Canadiens 5-0

MONTREAL — There was a moment Saturday's game when Winnipeg Jets head coach Paul Maurice felt his goaltender simply would not be scored on – and he was right.
Trent scores career-high 44, Raptors rout Cavaliers 135-115

Trent scores career-high 44, Raptors rout Cavaliers 135-115

CLEVELAND — Gary Trent Jr. scored a career-high 44 points and the severely short-handed Toronto Raptors scored a franchise-record 87 first-half points en route to a 135-115 blowout victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Saturday night.
Canucks to resume practising on Sunday if they get a clean bill of health

Canucks to resume practising on Sunday if they get a clean bill of health

VANCOUVER — The Vancouver Canucks are expected to return to the ice Sunday, nearly two weeks after a COVID-19 outbreak swept through the team. The NHL said the Canucks can reopen their facilities Sunday pending the results of Saturday's tests.

Malott scores game winner as Manitoba Moose top Belleville Senators 3-2 in OT

WINNIPEG — Jeff Malott buried the game-winning goal 51 seconds into overtime, giving his Manitoba Moose a 3-2 victory over the Bellville Senators in American Hockey League action Saturday.
A masterpiece from Hideki Matsuyama to take Masters lead

A masterpiece from Hideki Matsuyama to take Masters lead

AUGUSTA, Ga. — Hideki Matsuyama showed he could handle Augusta National when he first showed up as a 19-year-old amateur. Ten years later, the Japanese star put himself on the cusp of a green jacket Saturday at the Masters.

Laurent Dauphin scores two as Laval Rocket edge Toronto Marlies 4-3

TORONTO — Laurent Dauphin scored twice in the first period Saturday, leading the Laval Rocket to a 4-3 win over the Toronto Marlies in American Hockey League play.

Men's world curling championship in Calgary remains in COVID limbo

CALGARY — The men's world curling championship in Calgary remained in a holding pattern Saturday just short of its finish line because of positive tests for the COVID-19 virus.
Edmonton Oilers place centre Ryan Nugent-Hopkins on injured list

Edmonton Oilers place centre Ryan Nugent-Hopkins on injured list

EDMONTON — The Edmonton Oilers have placed Ryan Nugent-Hopkins on the injured-reserve list. The 27-year-old centre missed Edmonton's game against the Ottawa Senators Thursday with an upper-body injury.
Canadian forward Khem Birch joining Toronto Raptors after being waived by Orlando

Canadian forward Khem Birch joining Toronto Raptors after being waived by Orlando

Canadian centre Khem Birch is joining the Toronto Raptors. The 28-year-old Birch joins fellow Montrealer Chris Boucher on the Raptors' roster after the Orlando Magic waived the undrafted Canadian earlier this week.