Momentum is key as unpredictable Scotties heads to championship round

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Coming into this year's Scotties Tournament of Hearts there were two clear-cut favourites who were supposed to dominate the field and challenge for the title. Then the bonspiel started and everything changed.

Injured Canadian driver Wickens rises from wheelchair to dance with fiancée

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Canadian race car driver Robert Wickens' latest update on his rehabilitation from a horrifying crash took a heartwarming turn when he stood up for a brief dance with his fiancee. Wickens posted a video to his Twitter account Wednesday.

Physical gift or unfair advantage? Caster Semenya takes IAAF to court

Physical gift or unfair advantage? Caster Semenya takes IAAF to court

In a watershed moment for gender politics in sport, hyperandrogenic runner Caster Semenya is going to court against the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) to fight their female eligibility rules. CBC Sports' Jacqueline Doorey explains.

GM Treliving mulls what's best for his Cup-contending Flames ahead of trade deadline

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This season's Flames are having arguably the franchise's best season since Calgary won the Stanley Cup in 1989. So any moves Flames GM Brad Treliving does, or doesn't make, by Monday's deadline will be heavily analyzed.

NHL trade deadline: Frequent mover Vanek, others brace for potential deals

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Though Thomas Vanek's deal with the Detroit Red Wings includes a no-trade clause, there remains a chance he will be moving for a fourth time before the Feb. 25 deadline. Last year's deadline featured 18 trades involving 37 players.

Watch the 2019 nordic skiing world championships

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Watch action from the 2019 nordic skiing world championships in Seefeld, Austria.

2019 NHL trade deadline tracker

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Will your team make a bold move, a minor tweak, or stand pat? Catch up on all the deals made ahead of the NHL's trade deadline Monday at 3 p.m. ET

Gaudreau snaps 9-game goalless drought as Flames double up Islanders

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Johnny Gaudreau snapped a nine-game goalless drought with his 30th of the season on Wednesday, and the Calgary Flames scored twice in the third period for a 4-2 win over the New York Islanders.

Balanced Avalanche offence shines in rout of Jets

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Nathan MacKinnon and Matt Calvert scored 11 seconds apart in the third period, Semyon Varlamov made 26 saves in another strong performance and the Colorado Avalanche beat the Winnipeg Jets 7-1 on Wednesday night.

Canada's Auger-Aliassime cruises into Rio Open quarter-finals

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Canadian teenager Felix Auger-Aliassime cruised into the quarter-finals of the Rio Open by beating Chile's Christian Garin 7-5, 6-4 in second-round action on Wednesday night.

With Zion injured after shoe blows out, No. 8 UNC beats No. 1 Duke

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Luke Maye took full advantage of a freak injury to freshman sensation Zion Williamson, finishing with 30 points and 15 rebounds to lead No. 8 North Carolina past No. 1 Duke 88-72 on Wednesday night.

Losing your voice in curling is a skip's worst nightmare

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It?s one of the quirky parts of the roaring game that casual observers find most amusing ? skips yelling at their sweepers to ?hurry hard.? But for as many jokes made about all the yelling and screaming in curling, it?s a pivotal part of the game and strategy. Nova Scotia's Jill Brothers knows this all too well.

Follow the 2019 Scotties Tournament of Hearts

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Follow all the action from the 2019 Scotties Tournament of Hearts as CBC Sports reporter Devin Heroux is providing live updates from Sydney, N.S.

Calgary council could restart arena talks with Flames soon

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The details aren't being made public but city council will be asked next Monday to approve the city's negotiating position for a new arena in Victoria Park.

Canadian UFC legend Georges St-Pierre to retire: report

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Georges St-Pierre, a two-division UFC champion who put mixed martial arts on the map in Canada, is retiring. The UFC has scheduled a "special press conference" with St-Pierre for Thursday at Montreal's Bell Centre.