- Paul Wiecek: Jones' draw eight disappears in loss to Carey and former teammate Overton-Clapham at Roar of the Rings.
- World juniors: three Manitobans chosen to attend selection camp for Canada's world junior championship hockey team.
- Classic volleyball: Wesmen men's squad to host Christmas tourney that was basketball-based for 50 years.
- Straight rock sinks McEwen: Manitoba skip tied for second with Gushue after loss at Roar of the Rings.
- Leafs douse Flames: Anderson stops season-high 47 shots, Nylander scores shootout winner in 2-1 triumph.
- Caps clobber Hawks: Wilson, Ovechkin enjoy four-point outings in 6-2 victory.
What we're reading
- Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: Colin Kaepernick is a hero Muhammad Ali would be proud of
- Gig of a lifetime: Aaron Boone, new Yankees manager, won the hearts of New York
- No guff: Of course Russian sport is corrupt, but then so are the Olympics
What to watch
- NHL: The Winnipeg Jets play the second game of a three-game road trip when they face the Florida Panthers / 6:30 pm / TSN3
- NFL: The Thursday night matchup has the New Orleans Saints (9-3) in Atlanta to face the Falcons (7-5) / 7:20 pm / NBC
In case you missed it
- Doug Brown: A sign of a good contract? Paying players for what they can still do, not what they've done
Let's look ahead
- Moose call: The local AHL team, riding an eight-game winning streak, is back in action on Saturday and Sunday when they play a pair of games vs the Milwaukee Admirals at Bell MTS Place. Both games are at 2 pm.
- Who needs real friends?: Raptors' DeMar DeRozan daps invisible mates on three occasions Tuesday night
- Bubble ball: It's like soccer, but players wear large protective bubbles while running over each other
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