Today's edition of our newsletter covers the scorching start to the season (and a jaw-dropping goal) by the NHL's best player, a significant injury to the Leafs' captain and why the Olympic marathons are moving hundreds of kilometres north.
If the Vancouver Canucks hope to avoid missing the playoffs for a fifth consecutive season, they must muster more offence. The Canucks 26th in the league last year with just 219 goals. But a versatile player like J.T. Miller can only help their cause.
The Edmonton Oilers' dynamic duo of Connor McDavid and Leon Draisaitl continued their scorching start to the season Wednesday, combining for eight points in a 6-3 victory over the visiting Philadelphia Flyers.
The start of the latest figure skating Grand Prix series marks the true beginning of a new season. The Grand Prix is important in identifying front-runners — those who will dominate the second half of the season, including the world figure skating championships in Montreal in March.
Today's edition of our newsletter explains the important takeaways from a historic victory by the Canadian men's soccer team. Plus, the Zombie Montreal Expos march on, and the NBA/China controversy reaches Canadian shores.