Koskinen can win No. 1 job for Oilers as Talbot fails crucial test

EDMONTON — Cam Talbot brought precisely the right attitude into this, the season of his reclamation. He was a goalie with a career .919 save percentage who had fashioned a .908 last season. On a team that needed a lot of elements to correct themselves in order to find success this season, the resurrection of the 2017-18 Cam Talbot was primary. We More...

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By SLPundit On Monday, November 19th, 2018
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Switzerland 5-2 Belgium: Nations League comeback takes hosts into finals

Haris Seferovic scored a hat-trick as Switzerland completed a scarcely believable comeback to thrash Belgium and reach the Nations League finals. Thorgan Hazard scored twice for Belgium More...

By SLPundit On Monday, November 19th, 2018
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Monday NHL preview: Columbus Blue Jackets at Toronto Maple Leafs

Atkinson/Gardiner Columbus forward Cam Atkinson fired a hat trick in the Blue Jackets’ 4-1 win over Carolina on Saturday, the fifth of his career to tie Rick Nash for the franchise high. Atkinson leads the More...

By SLPundit On Sunday, November 18th, 2018
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Calgary Stampeders return to Grey Cup with win over Winnipeg Blue Bombers

CALGARY—The Calgary Stampeders will play in the Grey Cup game a third straight year after downing the Winnipeg Blue Bombers 22-14 in Sunday’s CFL West Division final. Eric Rogers led the Stampeders More...

By SLPundit On Sunday, November 18th, 2018
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NHL Live Tracker: Oilers vs. Golden Knights

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Follow along with Sportsnet’s NHL live tracker presented by WestJet as the Edmonton Oilers take on the Vegas Golden Knights. The post Hurricanes strike fast, McElhinney More...

By SLPundit On Sunday, November 18th, 2018
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Beyond the Headlines: Leafs’ Matthews will set bar for pending RFAs

They had some fun with us at the San Jose Sharks practice rink this week. Chuckling, head coach Peter DeBoer said “I love the noise Toronto creates” amid a series of questions about Erik Karlsson’s More...

By SLPundit On Sunday, November 18th, 2018
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Leafs’ Matthews on shoulder injury: ‘It’s progressed quite well’

Toronto Maple Leafs centre Auston Matthews returned to the ice to skate with his team Sunday, sporting a red non-contact jersey as he recovers from a shoulder injury. The 21-year-old was initially knocked out of More...

By SLPundit On Sunday, November 18th, 2018
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Alexander Zverev stuns Novak Djokovic to win ATP Finals in London

Alexander Zverev stunned world number one Novak Djokovic in straight sets to win the season-ending ATP Finals and earn the biggest victory of his career. Djokovic, 31, was the heavy More...

By SLPundit On Sunday, November 18th, 2018
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Inside Hockey Night Punjabi’s fight to be part of Canada’s game

Hundal and Sekhon weren’t interested in simply providing entertainment. Nor were they content with just tipping the scales of representation a bit further towards the side of brownness and calling it a day. More...

By SLPundit On Sunday, November 18th, 2018
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Kemba Walker scores 60, but Hornets still lose to 76ers

CHARLOTTE, N.C.—Jimmy Butler knocked down a three-pointer as time expired in overtime, and the Philadelphia 76ers overcame a career-high 60 points from Kemba Walker to beat the Charlotte Hornets 122-119 More...