Kevin Streelman enjoys Par-3 win with young caddie

...for him and not the "curse" that the Par-3 winner won't win that year's Masters Tournament.Ethan Couch, 13, from Alberta, Canada, has a benign but inoperable brain tumor, as reported on ESPN.com. Streelman contacted the Make-A-Wish Foun...

American skiier Lindsey Vonn back atop podium

LAKE LOUISE, Alberta - Lindsey Vonn punctuated her piercing scream after crossing the finish...Vonn was vintage Vonn in a World Cup downhill race at Lake Louise in Alberta on Saturday, earning her first win in nearly two years.Oh, and she...

Lindsey Vonn finishes eighth in her return

LAKE LOUISE, Alberta - Lindsey Vonn is quickly getting up to speed, just not fast enough to catch up to Tina Maze in the women's World Cup downhill...

Female bobsledders sliding into four-man competition for first time

...for the national championship in 1940.Her torch is now passed.Meyers Taylor and Humphries will make history at Calgary, Alberta, on Saturday, when they compete against men on bobsledding's top circuit, the World Cup tour. Meyers Taylor will drive...

Canada's David Hearn wins Nationwide Tour's Alberta Classic

BRAGG CREEK, Alberta -- David Hearn of Canada earned his first Nationwide Tour victory Sunday...closing with a 1-under 71 and beating David Mckenzie by a stroke at the Alberta Classic. Mckenzie moved into a tie for the lead with an eagle at the...

Five questions with Alberta Payne

Alberta Payne, 73, helped organize the first Aiken's Makin' in 1976. She was on hand at the city's latest crafts festival, selling...

Flyers post home win over Blackhawks

...for the returning defenseman who helped lead Philadelphia to the 2010 Stanley Cup final. OILERS 4, AVALANCHE 3In Edmonton, Alberta, Derek Roy scored the tiebreaking goal midway through the third period and the Oilers held on to defeat Colorado.COURTS...

Canucks pull away from Kings

...the shootout. Roberto Luongo turned aside all three of Boston's shooters. BLUE JACKETS 3, FLAMES 2 (OT)In Calgary, Alberta, Rene Bourque scored his second of the game at 4:01 of overtime to give Columbus over the Flames.Artem Anisimov also scored...

Editorial: Pipeline clogged again

...to billionaire Democrat donors such as hedge-fund manager Tom Steyer.Make no mistake, Canada will develop its valuable Alberta oil sands, with or without the pipeline. That crude oil will be transported ? one way or another ? to refineries. The...

Hahn's path has seen plenty of challenges

...in South Korea and two more in Canada, trying to find his way. What he remembers distinctly is a tournament in Edmonton, Alberta, where he had about $200 in his wallet and was asking himself whether it was worth the effort.And that's when he questioned...