Kyle Lowry looked more like the player who earned NBA all-star honours, lifting the Toronto Raptors to a 96-92 overtime victory over the Miami Heat on Thursday and evening their second-round playoff series at one win apiece.
Alberta's professional sports teams are contributing to relief efforts after raging wildfires forced the evacuation of tens of thousands of people from the city of Fort McMurray and other northern municipalities.
Matt Duchene hopes to add his name to the group with a strong performance for Canada at the IIHF World Championship in Russia, which begins Friday in St. Petersburg, Russia, with a preliminary game against the U.S.
Lynda Kiejko will follow in her family's footsteps at this summer's Rio Olympics. The 35-year-old from Calgary will make her Summer Games debut as she was named to Canada's shooting team Thursday along with three-time Olympian Cynthia Meyer.