Archive for the ‘Sports/Olympics/Winter Sports’ Category

USA Hockey claims women players want up to $237K each to play

Friday, March 17th, 2017
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USA Hockey says it is contacting representatives of the women's team that threatened to boycott the upcoming world championships over a wage dispute.

U.S. women threatening boycott puts worlds defense in doubt

Thursday, March 16th, 2017
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After players threatened Wednesday to boycott the upcoming tournament as defending champions on home ice in Plymouth, Mich., USA Hockey said it will "field a competitive team" for the International Ice Hockey Federation Women's World Hockey Championship that begins March 31.

U.S. women’s hockey players threaten boycott over wages

Wednesday, March 15th, 2017
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The U.S. women's hockey team is threatening to boycott the world championships because of a wage dispute. The team announced Wednesday that they will not participate in the International Ice Hockey Federation tournament that begins March 31 in Plymouth, Mich.

Canadian snowboarder Laurie Blouin wins slopestyle world title

Saturday, March 11th, 2017
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Canada's Laurie Blouin scored a snowboard slopestyle world title at the world championships in Sierra Nevada, Spain, on Saturday.

Snowboarding world championships

Thursday, March 9th, 2017
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Watch live coverage of the snowboarding world championships in Sierra Nevada, Spain, with titles up for grabs in the slopestyle, halfpipe and boarder cross disciplines.

Road to the Olympic Games: Remembering my love for sport

Friday, March 3rd, 2017
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CBC Sports host Scott Russell says that this week's Road to the Olympic Games is all about focusing on the actual events, and nothing else. It also reminds him of why he loves sport.

World Cup freestyle skiing: Aerials

Thursday, March 2nd, 2017
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Watch live coverage of the World Cup freestyle skiing stop in Russia as the best aerials skiers compete in Moscow.

Remembering Sidney Crosby’s golden goal

Tuesday, February 28th, 2017
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On Feb. 28, 2010 Canadian star Sidney Crosby beat the Americans at the Vancouver Olympics with his now-famous golden goal.

Road to the Olympic Games: Figure skating, skeleton, alpine & freestyle skiing

Friday, February 24th, 2017
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Watch Road to the Olympic Games, our weekly show spotlighting the best high-performance athletes from Canada and around the world. Saturday's program features action from the Four Continents Figure Skating Championships, skeleton world championships, as well as World Cup freestyle and alpine skiing.

Road to the Olympic Games: Bobsleigh & freestyle skiing

Sunday, February 19th, 2017
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Watch Road to the Olympic Games, our weekly show spotlighting the best high-performance athletes from Canada and around the world. Sunday's program features action from the bobsleigh world championships and World Cup freestyle skiing.