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Ex-NHL player Akim Aliu calls Calgary Flames head coach Bill Peters' apology 'misleading, insincere and concerning'

Ex-NHL player Akim Aliu calls Calgary Flames head...

Edmonton (Alberta) Nov 29: Ice hockey coach Bill Peters is apologizing after a former player accused him of using a...

Devils down Canadiens as Montreal's losing streak reaches 6 games

Devils down Canadiens as Montreal's losing streak reaches...

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 29: Carey Price repeatedly smashing his stick on the crossbar in frustration perfectly summed up Montreal's current...

Teenager Trinity Ellis showing potential on young Canadian luge team

Teenager Trinity Ellis showing potential on young Canadian...

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 29: Trinity Ellis is representing the future of Canada's luge team on the World Cup circuit this...

Top Canadian distance runners attempt title defence en route to Olympics

Top Canadian distance runners attempt title defence en...

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 29: Luc Bruchet laughs when recalling one of his more memorable moments from the Canadian cross-country championships...

Chelsea Carey downs Team Scheidegger 9-5 at curling's Canada Cup

Chelsea Carey downs Team Scheidegger 9-5 at curling's...

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 29: Chelsea Carey handed Team Casey Scheidegger its first loss at the Canada Cup in Draw 4...

Montreal driver Nicholas Latifi secures Formula 1 ride with Williams

Montreal driver Nicholas Latifi secures Formula 1 ride...

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 29: Nicholas Latifi has landed a Formula 1 deal for next season, making him the second Canadian...

Canada drops out of CONCACAF hexagonal World Cup qualifying berth

Canada drops out of CONCACAF hexagonal World Cup...

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 29: As expected, Canada has dropped out of the top six of CONCACAF countries in the latest...

World championships the start for Rosie MacLennan's quest for 3rd Olympic trampoline gold

World championships the start for Rosie MacLennan's quest...

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 29: A healthy Rosie MacLennan is prepared to compete for an Olympic spot for Canada's women this...

Maple Leafs coach Keefe says backup Hutchinson will play 1st of back-to-back vs. Buffalo

Maple Leafs coach Keefe says backup Hutchinson will...

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 29: Maple Leafs head coach Sheldon Keefe says backup goaltender Michael Hutchinson will start the first of...

Winter is coming - here are some Olympic sports stories to follow

Winter is coming - here are some Olympic...

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 29: Here's what you need to know right now from the world of sports:

World Cup alpine skiing season kicks into high gear at 'national treasure' Lake Louise

World Cup alpine skiing season kicks into high...

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 29: Anticipation always reaches peak level this time of year as the world's top skiers flock to...

Canada stalwart Carl English says he understands why some NBA players pass on national team

Canada stalwart Carl English says he understands why...

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 29: Carl English the basketball fan would love to see a full complement of Canadian stars play...

Legal analyst says Flames face million-dollar decision on what to do with Bill Peters

Legal analyst says Flames face million-dollar decision on...

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 29: A sports legal analyst believes the challenge facing the Calgary Flames is whether they can fire...

Simmonds, Subban hope hockey community improves in aftermath of racial slur allegations

Simmonds, Subban hope hockey community improves in aftermath...

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 29: While Wayne Simmonds calls the Akim Aliu-Bill Peters story "extremely disheartening," he hopes it leads to...

Akim Aliu calls Flames coach's apology 'misleading, insincere'

Akim Aliu calls Flames coach's apology 'misleading, insincere'

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 29: Former NHL player Akim Aliu called Bill Peters' apology "misleading, insincere and concerning" after the Calgary...

Power play: Hockey players are finally speaking out against the sport's toxic culture

Power play: Hockey players are finally speaking out...

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 29: The locker room is a sacred place in hockey - one where every word or action...

Zenit St. Petersburg defeats Lyon in UEFA Champions League

Zenit St. Petersburg defeats Lyon in UEFA Champions...

Saint Petersburg (Russia) Nov 28: Russia's Zenit St. Petersburg football club defeated France's Lyon 2:0 in UEFA Champions League group...

Bill Peters will not coach the Calgary Flames in Wednesday's game against the Buffalo Sabres amid investigation

Bill Peters will not coach the Calgary Flames...

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 28: An NHL head coach is under investigation by his team after an accusation surfaced that he...

Lionel Messi steals the show in his 700th Barcelona appearance

Lionel Messi steals the show in his 700th...

Madrid (Spain) Nov 28: Lionel Messi's statistics speak for themselves.

Lokomotiv Moscow loses 0:2 to Beyer in Champions League group stage

Lokomotiv Moscow loses 0:2 to Beyer in Champions...

Moscow (Russia) Nov 27: FC Lokomotiv Moscow lost 0:2 to Germany's Beyer in the fifth match of the group stage...

Carey Price gets rare hook as Bruins trounce Habs behind Pastrnak's hat trick

Carey Price gets rare hook as Bruins trounce...

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 27: David Pastrnak scored his second hat trick of the season to give the conference-leading Boston Bruins...

Toronto Wolfpack coach Brian McDermott gets 5-year extension

Toronto Wolfpack coach Brian McDermott gets 5-year extension

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 27: Fresh from signing All Blacks star Sonny Bill Williams, the Toronto Wolfpack have given head coach...

Montreal Alouettes head coach Khari Jones gets 3-year extension

Montreal Alouettes head coach Khari Jones gets 3-year...

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 27: The Montreal Alouettes have signed head coach Khari Jones to a three-year contract extension.

Canada's Sean McColl climbing his way to history in Tokyo

Canada's Sean McColl climbing his way to history...

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 27: Sean McColl has been practically climbing a wall his whole life to get to the Olympics....

Nuggets' Jamal Murray commits to playing for Canada in quest for Olympic berth

Nuggets' Jamal Murray commits to playing for Canada...

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 27: Jamal Murray has committed to play for Canada in its quest for a Tokyo Olympic men's...

Forge FC's Tristan Borges caps off memorable season with CPL Player of the Year award

Forge FC's Tristan Borges caps off memorable season...

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 27: Forge FC midfielder Tristan Borges capped a memorable season Tuesday by becoming the first winner of...

76ers' Joel Embiid latest superstar to be stifled by Raptors' swarming defence

76ers' Joel Embiid latest superstar to be stifled...

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 27: A humorous meme of Joel Embiid made the rounds of social media Monday night after Philadelphia's...