Tatar's 2-goal night helps Habs halt Maple Leafs' 6-game win streak

Tomas Tatar scored two goals — including an empty-netter — as the Montreal Canadiens defeated Toronto 4-2 on Monday night to end the Maple Leafs' six-game winning streak.Montreal Canadiens forward Tomas Tatar celebrates his goal during the team's 4-2 win against the Toronto Maple Leafs on Monday. (Paul Chiasson/The Canadian Press)Tomas Tatar scored two goals…

Canadian women's hockey team set to open selection camp in Nova Scotia

The Canadian women's hockey team starts a 47-player selection camp Wednesday in Halifax ahead of the women's world championship in Nova Scotia next month.Marie-Philip Poulin, centre, is one of 18 players from Canada's 2018 silver medal team that will take part in the 47-player selection camp being held in Nova Scotia starting Wednesday. (Rich Lam/Getty…

The North Division picture is clearing up, and the Leafs are on top

CBC Sports' daily newsletter examines how each Canadian NHL team handled the trade deadline, and looks ahead to the playoffs.After Nick Foligno's Blue Jackets eliminated Auston Matthews' Maple Leafs in 2020, the pair will work together for Toronto in the 2021 playoffs. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press)This is an excerpt from The Buzzer, which is CBC…

Deadline day highlighted by Capitals' acquisition of big forward Anthony Mantha

The Washington Capitals made the biggest deal of NHL trade deadline day by acquiring big forward Anthony Mantha from the Detroit Red Wings.The Capitals on Monday picked up six-foot-five, 234-pound forward Anthony Mantha, pictured, after East Division opponents Boston, Pittsburgh and New York Islanders added to their rosters. (Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)The Washington Capitals made the…