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Nurse's memeable moment perfect fit as Raptors spoofed in popular Game of Zones

Nurse's memeable moment perfect fit as Raptors spoofed in popular Game of Zones

TORONTO — Nick Nurse's shocked made-for-meme face fell right into the Malamuts' creative laps. It was during Game 4 of the Raptors' opening-round playoff series versus Orlando. The Toronto coach was shocked at a three-second violation call.
Duchene, Columbus beat Bruins 3-2 in 2 OT, tie series 1-1

Duchene, Columbus beat Bruins 3-2 in 2 OT, tie series 1-1

BOSTON — Sergei Bobrovsky stopped Patrice Bergeron at point-blank range in overtime. He also made an acrobatic save to stop a 90-foot dump-in that took a bad hop straight toward the net. Whatever the shot, the Blue Jackets goalie was ready.

Saturday's Games

Saturday's Games NHL Playoffs Second Round Dallas 4 St.

Koe to face Bottcher in men's final; Einarson sets up women's final with Tirinzoni

SASKATOON — Calgary's Kevin Koe went right down to the wire to earn a spot in the Humpty's Champions Cup final. Koe scored two in the eighth and final end on Saturday to top Sweden's Niklas Edin 6-5 and advance to the men's championship draw.
Leonard scores 45 points to lift Raptors to 108-95 victory over Sixers in Game 1

Leonard scores 45 points to lift Raptors to 108-95 victory over Sixers in Game 1

TORONTO — Only Vince Carter scored more playoff points for Toronto than Kawhi Leonard did on Saturday night. And that was 18 years ago. But if Leonard had his way, he would've given up his career-high for a couple extra minutes on the bench.

Henry scores, Vancouver Whitecaps settle for 1-1 draw with Philadelphia Union

Vancouver Whitecaps coach Marc Dos Santos felt like his team deserved more on Saturday. The club captured a single point by battling the Philadelphia Union to a 1-1 draw, but Dos Santos was frustrated after the game.
Bishop makes 32 saves, Stars beat Blues 4-2 to tie series

Bishop makes 32 saves, Stars beat Blues 4-2 to tie series

ST. LOUIS — Dallas goalie Ben Bishop rebounded — at his hometown team's expense. Bishop made 32 saves, Roope Hintz scored twice and the Stars beat the St. Louis Blues 4-2 in Game 2 to even the Western Conference semifinal series.

Canada misses out on podium on Day 2 of FINA Diving World Series

Montreal's Meaghan Benfeito and Celina Toth of St. Thomas, Ont., both failed to qualify for the women's 10-metre platform final on Saturday as Canada fell short of the podium on the second day of competition at the FINA Diving World Series.
Randal Grichuk and Aaron Sanchez lead Blue Jays past Athletics 7-1

Randal Grichuk and Aaron Sanchez lead Blue Jays past Athletics 7-1

Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Aaron Sanchez was disappointed to be pulled from his latest start after five innings, but he was relieved it wasn't due to another finger issue. "It was fine going into today," Sanchez said about his oft-injured finger.
Portland scores two highlight-reel goals in 2-1 victory over Toronto FC

Portland scores two highlight-reel goals in 2-1 victory over Toronto FC

Toronto FC coach Greg Vanney felt his team was disconnected. Captain Michael Bradley called it a frustrating afternoon. Jonathan Osorio described the performance as unacceptable.
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