'Coach's Corner is no more': Ron MacLean discusses Don Cherry on Hockey Night in Canada

'Coach's Corner is no more': Ron MacLean discusses Don Cherry on Hockey Night in Canada

Hockey Night in Canada host Ron MacLean addressed Sportsnet’s firing of Don Cherry during the first intermission of Saturday night’s primetime NHL game — when the duo would normally host “Coach’s Corner.”   MacLean addressed Cherry’s Nov. 9 remarks and the ensuing controversy in a rambling speech, touching on his relationship with Cherry and his decision to go […]

Saturday Night Live adds 3 new cast members

Saturday Night Live adds 3 new cast members

Saturday Night Live is adding three new cast members for its upcoming 45th season, including the show’s only Asian American performer. Bowen Yang, who joined NBC’s SNL last season as a staff writer, will be a featured player, NBC said Thursday. Yang is co-host of a podcast, Las Culturistas.  Also joining the show as featured players are […]

Phil Hymes, who lit ‘Saturday Night Live,’ dies at 96

Phil Hymes, who lit ‘Saturday Night Live,’ dies at 96

Phil Hymes, a veteran lighting director who became a major, if irascible, backstage figure with Saturday Night Live for his strong opinions about stagecraft he liked and comedy he disliked, died July 29 in a Manhattan hospital. He was 96. His son, Jeff, said the cause of death was complications of bladder cancer. “He was […]

Comedies Late Night and Booksmart showcase the power of women on both sides of the camera

Comedies Late Night and Booksmart showcase the power of women on both sides of the camera

Mindy Kaling’s heartwarming new comedy Late Night is among a slate of films set to be released over the summer with women leading both on screen and behind the lens — a rarity in Hollywood. The coming-of-age comedy Booksmart, the mob wives crime-drama The Kitchen and Amy Poehler’s directorial debut Wine Country are just some of the releases with a strong […]

Stanley Cup playoffs on Hockey Night in Canada: Blues vs. Bruins Game 7

Stanley Cup playoffs on Hockey Night in Canada: Blues vs. Bruins Game 7

The St. Louis Blues take on the Boston Bruins in the Stanley Cup final, continuing with Game 7 on Wednesday at 8 p.m. ET on Hockey Night in Canada. Throughout the Stanley Cup playoffs, Hockey Night in Canada games can be seen on CBC-TV, CBCSports.ca and the CBC Sports app, where they’ll be streamed live for free. Please note that this stream is […]

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