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Canuck worried for safety

Apr 14, 2021 / 5:29 pm

For a team that is fully healthy and prepared, the Canucks’ schedule of 19 games in 31 days to finish off the season would be daunting and risky. The...

Canucks deal Benn to Jets

Apr 12, 2021 / 1:27 pm

Avoiding Elton John and David Bowie references might be difficult when it comes to the Canucks’ two last-minute trade deadline deals. For once, Jim...

Stick to acting, Ryan told

Apr 12, 2021 / 9:55 am

Does Ryan Reynolds harbour a hidden desire to be an NHL general manager? Taking the helm of an NHL team would be a significant pay cut for the movie star but...

1 more Canuck tests positive

Apr 11, 2021 / 1:05 pm

The Vancouver Canucks — at least the players and coaches who have evaded the team’s COVID-19 outbreak — were supposed to return to practice on...

25 cases with Canucks

Apr 7, 2021 / 1:26 pm

Apart from one statement from GM Jim Benning, the Canucks have kept quiet over the past week as they’ve dealt with a COVID-19 outbreak. That has left a...

US weighs Beijing boycott

Apr 7, 2021 / 7:23 am

The State Department said Tuesday the Biden administration is consulting with allies about a joint approach to China and its human rights record, including how...

Olynyk passes milestone

Apr 6, 2021 / 11:22 am

Kelly Olynyk surpassed another milestone for Canadian basketball on Monday night. The power forward and South Kam grad, who was recently traded from the Miami...

17th Canuck on virus list

Apr 5, 2021 / 3:01 pm

The youngest member of the Vancouver Canucks is the latest to test positive for COVID-19. Nils Höglander was added to the NHL's COVID protocol list on...

16 Canucks on virus list

Apr 4, 2021 / 4:35 pm

UPDATE 4:35 p.m. The NHL has officially added two more Vancouver Canucks to the NHL COVID-19 protocol list: Marc Michaelis and Jalen Chatfield. Both were added...

Tournament cancelled again

Apr 3, 2021 / 7:00 pm

The 2021 Kamloops International Baseball Tournament has officially been cancelled. British Columbia's longest-running baseball tournament announced the...

MLB yanks All-Star Game

Apr 2, 2021 / 5:24 pm

Atlanta lost Major League Baseball’s summer All-Star Game on Friday over the league’s objections to sweeping changes to Georgia voting laws that...

More Canucks on virus list

Apr 2, 2021 / 3:15 pm

Three days after forward Adam Gaudette was pulled from the ice mid-practice due to a positive COVID-19 test, an increasing number of Vancouver Canucks appear to...


Apr 1, 2021 / 6:45 pm

In case anyone thought, or at least hoped, the new baseball season would go off without a coronavirus-related hitch, there was bad news on opening day: The...

College sports on the line

Mar 30, 2021 / 10:11 am

A Supreme Court case being argued this week amid March Madness could erode the difference between elite college athletes and professional sports stars. If the...

Doubts about Tokyo Games

Mar 30, 2021 / 6:55 am

The Tokyo Olympics open in under four months, and the torch relay has begun to crisscross Japan with 10,000 runners. Organizers say they are mitigating the...

Experience to WolfPack

Mar 27, 2021 / 6:00 pm

The Thompson Rivers University men’s volleyball team have added an all around athlete from Ontario. Owyn McInnis is a college student who has played both...

'Paws plan to play this year

Mar 25, 2021 / 3:58 pm

The Kamloops NorthPaws won’t be crossing the border during their inaugural West Coast League season, but that doesn’t mean the Tournament Capital...

Olynyk heads to Houston

Mar 25, 2021 / 2:45 pm

Kamloops NBA player Kelly Olynyk has been traded at the deadline. In the final moments before the NBA trade deadline Thursday, Olynyk was dealt from the Miami...

Falcons grounded again

Mar 25, 2021 / 1:43 pm

While some sports organizations, like the Kelowna Rockets are getting set for the start of their long-delayed seasons, another has announced they will not be...

Tyson insists fight still on

Mar 24, 2021 / 7:32 am

Mike Tyson has confirmed his planned fight night with fellow 50-something boxing legend Evander Holyfield is a go. Iron Mike, who infamously bit off a piece of...