Saskatchewan's curling drought: What's next for the prairie province?

NORTH BATTLEFORD, Sask. — There's a certain type of pride prairie people exude when it comes to curling; harsh, cold winter nights are spent in small rinks playing the roaring game on natural ice.  There have been many greats to come from the flatlands, including the Richardson brothers who won four out of five Briers starting […]

Is this the year the Leafs end the Stanley Cup drought?

It's been the summer of "JT" for starry-eyed Leafs fans, thrilled that free agent John Tavares (37G-49A-86 Pts) chose Toronto as the place to make $ 11 million US a season. Pretty good money for a guy who might be a second-line centre. With Tavares added to a lineup that already features Auston Matthews (34-29-63) and Nazem Kadri (32-23-55), the Leafs have world-class depth down […]

Ovechkin, Capitals figure the desert a great place to end Stanley Cup drought

One win from hoisting the Stanley Cup, the Washington Capitals are trying not to think beyond the next shift or the next period. Unfortunately that's far easier said than done. The Capitals head into Thursday's Game 5 of the Cup final against the Vegas Golden Knights with a 3-1 stranglehold in the best-of-seven series, sitting […]

Waratahs break the drought

Video Waratahs break the drought2:07 Super Rugby: For the first time in 41 games an Australian team has beaten a New Zealand team in Super Rugby. The Waratahs have beaten the Highlanders. May 19th 2018 an hour ago /display/ news and galleries/ Sport NRL News AFL Rugby Gold Football Cricket SuperRacing MotorSport Tennis Boxing Basketball […]

Bills end NFL's longest active playoff drought with win and help

Amid the dancing and screaming and hugs and high-fives in the Buffalo Bills’ locker room , defensive tackle Kyle Williams watched his two young sons climbing around in his stall. “What do you think, boys?” Williams shouted. “Where are we going? The playoffs?! Yeah!!” His sons are only 6 and 4. For their dad and […]

‘Rip open the skies!’ Israeli agriculture minister calls for mass prayer to end drought

Published time: 24 Dec, 2017 22:32 With Israel facing another dry winter, its agriculture minister is thinking unconventionally and has invited farmers and the general public for a mass prayer at the Western Wall with hopes it will finally “rip the skies open.” “Unfortunately, after four years of drought, we’ve only had a little bit […]

Man Utd news: Jose Mourinho and Gary Neville react to Romelu Lukaku’s goal drought

The Portuguese boss faced questions about his top forward after the Belgian failed to hit the net in 10 of his last 11 outings. After moving to Old Trafford for £75million from Everton in the summer, Lukaku got his Red Devils career off to a blistering start scoring 11 goals in 10 games. Since the […]

Sidney Crosby ends goalless drought in Penguins' OT win over Sabres

Sidney Crosby ended a long goal drought and assisted on Conor Sheary’s game-winner 16 seconds into overtime as the Pittsburgh Penguins beat the Buffalo Sabres 5-4 on Tuesday night. Crosby scored his sixth of the season, Sheary had a pair of goals and Patric Hornqvist added one for Pittsburgh. Phil Kessel got his eighth of […]

Ayo: A Rain Tale is about surviving drought in sub-Saharan Africa

Ayo: A Rain Tale is a quest for water and survival in sub-Saharan Africa. It’s the debut from Lebanese indie studio Inkline Games, who wants to shine a light on an ongoing humanitarian crisis that affects millions of people. It will be available for PC and Mac on November 9. A lack of clean drinking […]