Archive for May, 2017

Watch the ITTF World Table Tennis Championships

Wednesday, May 31st, 2017
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Watch live as the best players in the world compete at the ITTF World Table Tennis Championships in Dusseldorf.

Hockey Night in Canada: Penguins vs. Predators, Game 4

Saturday, May 27th, 2017
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The Nashville Predators host the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game 4 of the Stanley Cup final on Hockey Night in Canada. Watch coverage on Monday at 8 p.m. ET with our free live stream on the CBC Sports app or tune in to CBC-TV.

Hip Check: Chris Kunitz plays Game 7 hero as Penguins advance to Stanley Cup

Thursday, May 25th, 2017
Hip Check: Chris Kunitz plays Game 7 hero as Penguins advance to Stanley Cup

Chris Kunitz scores two, including the double overtime winner to send the Pittsburgh Penguins to the Stanley Cup final for the second straight year.

Heartbreak for Senators as Penguins win in 2OT to advance to Stanley Cup

Thursday, May 25th, 2017
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Pittsburgh's Chris Kunitz scored in the second overtime period, bringing the Ottawa Senators' storybook spring to an end after a 3-2 loss to the Penguins Thursday in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference final.

Cavs’ LeBron James sets playoff scoring record in series-clinching win over Celtics

Thursday, May 25th, 2017
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LeBron James scored 35 points and passed Michael Jordan to become the NBA's all-time playoff scoring leader as the Cleveland Cavaliers beat the Boston Celtics 135-102 in Game 5 to advance to the NBA Finals where they will meet the Golden State Warriors.

Don Cherry rips American Phil Kessel for his ‘act’ during Game 7 warmup

Thursday, May 25th, 2017
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Don Cherry was clearly bothered by Phil Kessel's routine prior to Game 7 between the Ottawa Senators and Pittsburgh Penguins on Thursday night, so the Coach's Corner commentator took the opportunity to rip the Penguins forward during the first intermission.

First-round megabust Justin Gilbert suspended four games

Thursday, May 25th, 2017

Former Browns cornerback Justin Gilbert has been suspended four games by the NFL. Johnny Manziel will go down in Cleveland Browns infamy, but in truth, he wasn’t even the Browns’ biggest first-round draft bust in 2014. Cornerback Justin Gilbert, the No. 8 overall pick in 2014, flamed out fast in Cleveland and his career might be over after he was suspended four games for violating the league’s substance abuse policy, according to multiple reports including NFL.com.

Josh Norman blasts NFC East rivals Odell Beckham and Dez Bryant

Thursday, May 25th, 2017

The offseason seemed a bit strange … oh yes, Josh Normal hadn’t ramped up any feuds with some inflammatory comments. Norman, the Washington Redskins cornerback who has never shied away from controversial comments, took on two of his favorite enemies in a Bleacher Report story by Tyler Dunne, ripping New York Giants receiver Odell Beckham and Dallas Cowboys receiver Dez Bryant. Beckham is an old nemesis, going back to a crazy game in 2015 when Norman was with the Carolina Panthers and the two spent most of the afternoon brawling.

Ducks GM feels championship window still open despite injuries to key players

Thursday, May 25th, 2017
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The Anaheim Ducks did the annual post-season reveal of their lengthy list of injuries on Thursday and most alarmingly, defencemen Hampus Lindholm and Sami Vatanen need shoulder surgeries that will sideline them into next season.

Giants coach denies telling Manning not to throw to Cruz

Thursday, May 25th, 2017

New York Giants coach Ben McAdoo has denied doing anything to limit veteran receiver Victor Cruz's catches in the second half of last season. Cruz was released after last season, and signed a one-year contract with the Chicago Bears on Thursday. Cruz had 39 catches for 586 yards and a touchdown last season after missing most of the previous two seasons with injuries.