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Oleksiak's record swim

Jul 31, 2021 / 9:10 pm

Penny Oleksiak is Canada's most decorated Olympian. The 21-year old swimmer won her seventh medal to close out the swimming competition at the Tokyo...

Canucks acquire goaltender

Jul 31, 2021 / 1:32 pm

Vancouver Canucks have snatched up goaltender Spencer Martin from the Tampa Bay Lightning for "future considerations," says team's general manager...

Masse earns 12th medal

Jul 30, 2021 / 7:00 pm

Make it an even dozen medals for Canada and a second for swimmer Kylie Masse at the Tokyo Olympics. Masse won her second silver, finishing just behind...

Stewart makes it official

Jul 30, 2021 / 11:39 am

Another Kamloops athlete is headed to Tokyo. Greg Stewart was officially named Friday to Athletics Canada’s team for the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games....

Gay runs to final

Jul 30, 2021 / 9:30 am

UPDATE: 9:30 a.m. Kelowna runner John Gay couldn't thank those around him enough for helping him get to the final of the men's 3,000 metre steeplechase...

More gold for Canada

Jul 30, 2021 / 7:14 am

The Canadian women's eight rowing crew has captured gold at the Tokyo Olympics. They crossed the line first in Friday's final with a time of five...

Foote inks deal in Tampa

Jul 29, 2021 / 9:00 pm

Cal Foote is staying put. The restricted free-agent inked a new two-year contract with the reigning Stanley Cup champion Tampa Bay Lightning Thursday. The $1.7...

Simone Biles pulls out

Jul 28, 2021 / 6:03 pm

Gymnast Simone Biles has pulled out of the individual all-around competition during the Tokyo Olympics. Just a day after the 24-year-old withdrew from the team...

Canucks trade Nate Schmidt

Jul 27, 2021 / 7:22 pm

The Vancouver Canucks’ 2020 offseason has been almost completely undone by the 2021 offseason. The team’s two biggest contract signings of the 2020...

Pendrel places 18th in Tokyo

Jul 27, 2021 / 6:00 pm

The Tournament Capital's Catharine Pendrel, who gave birth to her first child earlier this year, placed 18th out of 38 riders Tuesday in the women’s...

$11M to help sports survive

Jul 27, 2021 / 10:35 am

Seventy-two B.C. based or owned amateur and junior sports leagues and teams will share in $11 million in COVID-19 relief funding from the provincial government....

A 'lack of judgment'

Jul 27, 2021 / 9:34 am

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says that as a lifelong Montreal Canadiens fan he's "deeply disappointed" by the team's selection of Logan...

Smith hopes for relay swim

Jul 27, 2021 / 4:00 am

Kelowna's Kierra Smith hopes she can make one more turn around the Olympic pool in Tokyo. Smith won't compete in the 200 metre breaststroke despite...

Canada wins fifth medal

Jul 26, 2021 / 7:45 pm

The Canadian women's swim team continues to make a statement at the Tokyo Olympics. The women won a third medal Monday night when Kylie Masse came home with...

Canada's first gold medal

Jul 25, 2021 / 7:13 pm

Canada has won its first gold medal of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. Swimmer Margaret Mac Neil swam a strong second length to finish first in the women's...

Canucks buying out Virtanen

Jul 25, 2021 / 10:42 am

Jake Virtanen, the Vancouver Canucks forward involved in a civil lawsuit and being investigated by the Vancouver police for sexual misconduct, is being bought...

Silver for Canada, Kelowna

Jul 24, 2021 / 8:10 pm

Canada's women's swim team has picked up where it left off five years ago in Rio. The team picked up Canada's first medal of the Tokyo Olympics...

Rough day for Berger

Jul 24, 2021 / 7:40 pm

It wasn't the way Matt Berger envisioned his participation in skateboard's debut at the Summer Olympics in Tokyo. The 27-year-old Kamloops native failed...

Kamloops forward drafted

Jul 24, 2021 / 10:23 am

Kamloops Blazers forward Logan Stankoven is going to Dallas. The WHL forward and Assistant Captain for the Blazers was selected by the Dallas Stars in the...

Indians now the Guardians

Jul 23, 2021 / 7:30 am

Known as the Indians since 1915, Cleveland’s Major League Baseball team will be called Guardians. The ballclub announced the name change Friday with a...