Los Angeles Kings forward Anze Kopitar, centre, celebrates with Dustin Brown, second from right and Jeff Carter after scoring against the St. Louis Blues in Los Angeles Monday. (Lucy Nicholson/Reuters)
Almost one week into the Stanley Cup playoffs, the Leafs finally brought their series against the Bruins back to Toronto and fans couldn't wait
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Go back in time to see what baseball (and life) looked like during the Chicago Cubs' last World Series championship in 1908 compared with their latest chance in 2016. The 112th World Series begins Tuesday at 8:08 p.m. ET in Cleveland. more »
A well-rounded Cleveland team is all that stands in the way of the Chicago Cubs' first World Series championship since 1908. Cleveland last hoisted the World Series trophy in 1948. The 112th World Series begins Tuesday at 8:08 p.m. ET. more »
Racial tension was exploding in the U.S. and San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick's protest of the "Star-Spangled Banner" was spreading like a prairie fire. The Toronto Raptors wanted to join the growing chorus of protest, and coach Dwane Casey was moved by his players' remarks. more »