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23 min ago | Surrey Leader
Canucks left-winger Daniel Sedin signs his jersey for young fans in Agassiz, where he and his brother Henrik kicked off their Sedin Family Foundation in September, 2014. Daniel and Henrik Sedin were guests on Vancouver's TSN 1040 on Wednesday, a day before the Canucks' 2014 training camp kicks off at Rogers Arena.
1 hr ago | CBC News
Darby McIntyre is heading to the 2015 World Summer Games in Los Angeles. 'I'm going down the path where I think sports are very important,' he says.
5 hrs ago | Watford Observer
President of Watford FC Elton John met up with a former fans' favourite, Jay DeMerit , when he played a concert in Vancouver, Canada, at the weekend. The former Hornets defender, who retired this year, used his Instagram site to post a picture of him and his wife Ashleigh McIvor with the rock superstar.
9 hrs ago | Cape Breton Post
The Golden Girls reasserted their vise grip on "The Amazing Race Canada" right on time, running a dominant leg in the Maritimes to skate smoothly into this weekend's finale. Olympic hockey gold medallists Natalie Spooner and Meaghan Mikkelson finished first for a stunning seventh leg on Tuesday, narrowly besting cheerfully frustrated best-friend duo Mickey Henry and Pete Schmalz.
Olympic hockey star Hayley Wickenheiser, actors Rachel McAdams and Ryan Reynolds, and former Supreme Court justice Louise Arbour are among the latest inductees to Canada's Walk of Fame. Canadian-American innovators the Band will also get a star, as will Jeff Healey, the blind blues-rock guitarist who died in 2008.
Wickenheiser, 36, has four gold medals from the Games and one silver and has been called the greatest female hockey player in the world. Wickenheiser, who hails from Shaunavon in southwestern Saskatchewan, is one of a group of six to be inducted into the hall.
"Dancing with the Stars" launched its 19th season on September 15, and so far "Fresh Prince of Bel-Air" star Alfonso Ribeiro and pro partner Witney Carson are in the lead. See who else is in this season's cast: Tommy Chong can make us laugh, but will he earn viewers' votes as a dancer? The comedian is one of the 13 celebrities announced for season 19 of "Dancing With the Stars.'
Like the swallows returning to San Juan Capistrano or monarch butterflies migrating to Mexico, Henrik Lundqvist regarded the flock of media around his locker Monday afternoon as a welcome sign. The reason is clear: Media asking questions means the NHL season is imminent and Lundqvist, now 32 is anxious for his 10th season with the Rangers.
The funny thing is, Otto Olson never considered himself an outstanding athlete, though his many vanquished foes from over the years would surely beg to differ. "Honestly, I was not a great athlete," he insisted.
Lolo Jones & Keo Motsepe are a surprise package. The 32-year-old Lolo is one of the few athletes who have competed in both the Summer and Winter games.
Each week, Torontoist examines the upcoming TV listings and makes note of programs that are entertaining, informative, and of quality. Or, alternately, none of those.
Dance pro Tony Dovolani and his partner, designer Betsey Johnson, are on Monday's premiere of Dancing With The Stars. Well, it's that time again: Monday night brings the premiere of the 19th season - NINETEENTH SEASON - of ABC's Dancing With The Stars , a show that has had some ratings struggles in recent years but has managed to keep on plugging for ... well, 19 seasons.
Former figure skating world champion Carolina Kostner will appear before Italian Olympic Committee officials investigating whether she was complicit in doping by her former boyfriend and Olympic race walking champion Alex Schwazer. In a brief statement on Monday, CONI says it has summoned Kostner to a hearing on Friday following media reports about evidence she gave to Bolzano prosecutors investigating the case.
If you've been tapping your toes and counting the days, then tap no more because the day of " Dancing With the Stars " Season 19 premiere has finally arrived. Tonight fans will get to see the latest batch of stars, including "fresh Prince of Bel Air" actor Alfonso Ribeiro and "Duck Dynasty" teenager Sadie Robertson , as well as 11 others , take the ballroom floor by storm as the Washington Post reminded us on Sept 14. IN case you've been doing a Rip Van Winkle and just woke up, here are the Season 19 cast pairings.
Apr 13, 2014; Newark, NJ, USA; New Jersey Devils goalie Martin Brodeur is honored by fans after his 3-2 win over the Boston Bruins at Prudential Center. Mandatory Credit: Ed Mulholland-USA TODAY Sports The New Jersey Devils enter the 2014-2015 regular season starting a new era, an era of New Jersey Devils hockey without Martin Brodeur in the picture.
For the past five months I've been not only in the country but in the great state of Alaska. "Home" has been my true home rather than a hotel room that I try to make feel like home.
Updated: Wed Sep 17, 2014 12:58 pm
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