Malcolm KellyMalcolm Kelly is a 33 year sports and news journalist who has covered all of the major pro and amateur sports in Canada through a career that has included newspaper, internet and broadcast experience. He is a best-selling author and the founder of a graduate sports journalism program at one of the nation's leading colleges. His favourite number is 28.
Before the first pitch was thrown in the World Series, Sports Gods took the opportunity to highlight the good fortune America's past-time has experienced of late, compared to the misfortune faced by the No. 1 sport in the U.S. more »
Entering Tuesday's World Series opener at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City (8 p.m. ET), the hometown Royals and San Francisco Giants will deal with a familiar issue this deep in the post-season: Does an extended layoff translate into rest or rust? more »
Madison Bumgarner pitched shutout ball into the seventh inning, Hunter Pence homered early and the Giants showed off their October poise, shutting down the Royals 7-1 Tuesday night in the World Series opener. more »
Alex Galchenyuk scored the tying goal with 3:09 left in the third period, and David Desharnais followed that up with another less than a minute into overtime to lift the Montreal Canadiens over the Detroit Red Wings 2-1. more »
Phil Kessel scored two goals to lead the Toronto Maple Leafs to a 5-2 rout over the New York Islanders on Tuesday night. Nine Maple Leafs finished with at least one point, led by Kessel's three. James van Riemsdyk and Mike Santorelli had two points apiece. more »