• Minnesota stockpiles 6 selections on 2nd day of NHL draft

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — It was a long wait for the Minnesota Wild, but the club amassed six picks on the second day of the NHL draft.

  • Oilers trade F Jordan Eberle to Islanders for C Ryan Strome

    EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — The Edmonton Oilers traded forward Jordan Eberle to the New York Islanders on Thursday for forward Ryan Strome.

  • Edmonton’s Connor McDavid wins first Hart Trophy as NHL MVP

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — Connor McDavid has won his first Hart Trophy. Hardly anybody in hockey believes it will be his last.

  • Jailing of indigenous assault victim sparks debate in Canada

    MASKWACIS, Alberta (AP) — A homeless indigenous woman, victim of a stabbing and sexual assault, was forced to testify in shackles, then jailed in a cell alongside that of her attacker in a case that has roused indignation in Canada about the treatment of the people it calls the First Nations.

  • Tim Hague, UFC fighter turned boxer, dies at 33

    EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Tim Hague, the former UFC fighter known as “The Thrashing Machine,” died Sunday, two days after he was critically injured when he was knocked out in a boxing match against former Edmonton Eskimos defensive end Adam Braidwood.