Malkin, Crosby power Pens past Canucks; sweep Canadian road trip

Malkin, Crosby power Pens past Canucks; sweep Canadian road trip

[ad_1] VANCOUVER — Evgeni Malkin scored twice and registered an assist, leading his Pittsburgh Penguins to a 5-0 victory over the Vancouver Canucks on Saturday. Sidney Crosby also tallied a pair of goals and Phil Kessel had one of his own. The win completes a clean...
Braid: Nenshi ready to cancel Olympic bid over funding furor

Braid: Nenshi ready to cancel Olympic bid over funding furor

[ad_1] Mayor Naheed Nenshi speaks to media about the recent fall snowstorm at a press conference on Tuesday, October 2, 2018. Dean Pilling/Postmedia Dean Piling/Postmedia Mayor Naheed Nenshi says he’ll urge councillors to cancel the city’s Olympic bid unless a funding...
Bank of Canada raises rate with more hikes forecast

Bank of Canada raises rate with more hikes forecast

[ad_1] To the surprise of almost no one, the Bank of Canada (the Bank) raised its overnight rate by 25 basis points to 1.75 percent this past week. The overnight rate is the interest paid by private banks to borrow money from the Bank and the increase was quickly...
A big win…and a big loss for the Leafs

A big win…and a big loss for the Leafs

[ad_1] TORONTO – The Maple Leafs beat the Winnipeg Jets 3-2 on Saturday night in a thrilling come-from-behind performance.  But with the win, the Leafs also lost top-line centre Auston Matthews to a shoulder injury – putting a cloud of uncertainty over what was...