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It’s real and it’s spectacular: Erica Wiebe stars in India’s flashy Pro Wrestling League

Erica Wiebe is officially a pro wrestler.  But the Olympic gold medallist won’t be smashing a folding chair over anyone’s back or tossing anyone into a turnbuckle. Instead, she’s joined India’s…

Hockey Canada boss stickhandles tricky issues

Long-time Hockey Canada staffer Scott Smith takes over from Tom Renney as president of the organization on July 1. Renney will remain chief executive officer, while Smith keeps the title…

Canada hopes to reclaim junior hockey supremacy against U.S. in gold-medal game

Canada suffered a heartbreaking overtime loss the last time it played the U.S. in the gold-medal game of the world junior championship. Seven years later, the Canadians are in Montreal…

Hurricanes equipment man lives the NHL dream for 7.6 seconds

RALEIGH, N.C.—Jorge Alves usually sharpens the Carolina Hurricanes’ skates. Lately, the team’s equipment manager has been lacing up his own. It’s been a wild past few days for Alves. The…

Clemson crushes Ohio State in Fiesta Bowl

GLENDALE, ARIZ.—Deshaun Watson ran for two touchdowns and threw another and No. 3 Clemson crushed No. 2 Ohio State 31-0 Saturday night in the Fiesta Bowl to set up a…